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ICADCS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Architectural Designs and Construction Systems

Zurich, Switzerland
January 13 - 14, 2017

Conference Code: 17CH01ICADCS

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICADCS 2017: 19th International Conference on Architectural Designs and Construction Systems aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Architectural Designs and Construction Systems. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Architectural Designs and Construction Systems.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Architectural Designs and Construction Systems are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICADCS 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Architectural Designs and Construction Systems. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 25, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   November 30, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 13, 2016
Conference Dates   January 13 - 14, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Towards a Computational Model of Consciousness: Global Abstraction Workspace
Halim Djerroud, Arab Ali Cherif
2) Template Design Packages for Repetitive Construction Projects
Ali Youniss Aidbaiss, G. Unnikrishnan, Anoob Hakim
3) Empirical Study on Causes of Project Delays
Khan Farhan Rafat, Riaz Ahmed
4) Resources and Strategies towards the Development of a Sustainable Construction Materials Industry in Botswana
G. Malumbela, E. U. Masuku
5) Building Information Modeling and Its Application in the State of Kuwait
Michael Gerges, Ograbe Ahiakwo, Martin Jaeger, Ahmad Asaad
6) Modeling of a Vehicle Wheel System Having a Built-in Suspension Structure Consisted of Radially Deployed Colloidal Spokes between Hub and Rim
Barenten Suciu
7) Links between Landscape Management and Environmental Risk Assessment: Considerations from the Italian Context
M. Balestrieri, C. Pusceddu
8) Causes of Construction Delays in Qatar Construction Projects
Murat Gunduz, Mohanad H. A. AbuHassan
9) Viability of Eggshells Ash Affecting the Setting Time of Cement
Fazeera Ujin, Kamran Shavarebi Ali, Zarina Yasmin Hanur Harith
10) Benefits of Construction Management Implications and Processes by Projects Managers on Project Completion
Mamoon Mousa Atout
11) An Implementation of Multi-Media Applications in Teaching Structural Design to Architectural Students
Wafa Labib
12) Applications of Mobile Aluminum Light Structure Housing System in Sustainable Building Process
Haining Wang, Hong Zhang
13) Impact of the Operation and Infrastructure Parameters to the Railway Track Capacity
Martin Kendra, Jaroslav Mašek, Juraj Čamaj, Matej Babin
14) Tender Systems and Processes within the Mauritian Construction Industry: Investigating the Predominance of International Firms and the Lack of Absorptive Capacity in Local Firms
K. Appasamy, P. Paul
15) Designing Creative Events with Deconstructivism Approach
Maryam Memarian, Mahmood Naghizadeh