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ICRAP 2018 : 20th International Conference on Responsive Architecture and Planning

Venice, Italy
April 12 - 13, 2018

Conference Code: 18IT04ICRAP

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICRAP 2018: 20th International Conference on Responsive Architecture and Planning aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Responsive Architecture and Planning. 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 Responsive Architecture and Planning.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Responsive Architecture and Planning are cordially invited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

Federated Conference

Federated conference series is an event that brings together significant number of recurring events; academic conferences, symposia, workshops, special sessions, and plenary talks in the field of science and technology since inception in 1999. Each event may run over any span of time within the conference days.

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The peer-reviewed conference proceedings are indexed in the International Science Index (ISI), Google Scholar, Semantic Scholar, Zenedo, OpenAIRE, BASE, WorldCAT, Sherpa/RoMEO, and other index databases. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk. Impact Factor Indicators.

Special Journal Issues

ICRAP 2018 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Responsive Architecture and Planning. 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   February 15, 2018
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   February 28, 2018
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   March 12, 2018
Conference Dates   April 12 - 13, 2018

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets the conference'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) Influence of Orientation in Complex Building Architecture in Various Climatic Regions in Winter
M. Alwetaishi, Giulia Sonetti
2) A Study on Shavadoon Underground Living Space in Dezful and Shooshtar Cities, Southwest of Iran: As a Sample of Sustainable Vernacular Architecture
Haniyeh Okhovat, Mahmood Hosseini, Omid Kaveh Ahangari, Mona Zaryoun
3) A Reference Framework Integrating Lean and Green Principles within Supply Chain Management
M. Bortolini, E. Ferrari, F. G. Galizia, C. Mora
4) Evaluation of Easy-to-Use Energy Building Design Tools for Solar Access Analysis in Urban Contexts: Comparison of Friendly Simulation Design Tools for Architectural Practice in the Early Design Stage
M. Iommi, G. Losco
5) Bridging the Gap: Living Machine in Educational Nature Preserve Center
Zakeia Benmoussa
6) Reviewing Soil Erosion in Greece
Paschalis Koutalakis, George N. Zaimes, Valasia Iakovoglou, Konstantinos Ioannou
7) A Quasi-Systematic Review on Effectiveness of Social and Cultural Sustainability Practices in Built Environment
Asif Ali, Daud Salim Faruquie
8) Green Sustainability Using Radio Frequency Identification: Technology-Organization-Environment Perspective Using Two Case Studies
Rebecca Angeles
9) Principles of Sustainable and Affordable Housing Policy for Afghan Refugees Returning to Afghanistan
Mohammad Saraj Sharifzai, Keisuke Kitagawa, Mohammad Kamil Halimee, Javid Habib, Daishi Sakaguchi
10) Preservation of Isparta Yılan Kırkan (Yılan Kıran) Fountain within the Scope of Sustainability
Meryem Elif Çelebi Yakartepe, Ayşe Betül Gökarslan
11) Zero Carbon & Low Energy Housing; Comparative Analysis of Two Persian Vernacular Architectural Solutions to Increase Energy Efficiency
N. Poorang
12) Solar Architecture of Low-Energy Buildings for Industrial Applications
P. Brinks, O. Kornadt, R. Oly
13) Using the Technology-Organization-Environment Framework and Zuboff’s Concepts for Understanding Environmental Sustainability and RFID: Two Case Studies
Rebecca Angeles
14) Impacts of Building Design Factors on Auckland School Energy Consumptions
Bin Su
15) Hotel Design and Energy Consumption
Bin Su

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