International Conference on Sustainable Architecture and Urban Design 2010 (ICSAUD2010)

Venue: Penang Royal Hotel

Location: Penang, Penang, Malaysia

Event Date/Time: Mar 03, 2010 End Date/Time: Mar 04, 2010
Registration Date: Jan 10, 2010
Early Registration Date: Jan 10, 2010
Abstract Submission Date: May 31, 2009
Paper Submission Date: Jul 31, 2009
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The recent issues in global energy crisis cause overwhelming impacts on the global economy. This increase has caused those involved in the building industry to have more concern in integrating sustainable design in architecture and urban planning. Design orientated to environmental approach has become a major concern and is recently receiving widespread attention. It becomes more important than ever as a potential solution of the current energy crisis. With the conference theme "Issues in Global Energy Crisis and Its Impact on Design" - a platform to all participants to discuss on this issue about holistic design towards sustainable development.

The objectives of the conference are to give an opportunity to academicians, researchers, urban planners, architects, engineers, post-graduates, and those involved in housing, building and planning industries to discuss issues in relation to global energy crisis in architecture and urban design as follows:

Alternative design solutions for the appropriate technology
Rediscovering traditional design for the alternative solution
Smart and knowledge city
Vehicle-free city concept
Heritage Buildings
Building materials and construction technique
Energy efficiency in built environment
Renewable energy
Computer Aided Building & Planning Design
Water efficiency
Passive design
Issues in hill cuttings and land reclamation
Autonomous buildings
Holistic construction
Culture landscape and agro-tourism
Sustainable architecture
Other related topics


Penang, Malaysia

Additional Information

SECOND CALL Email abstract to: The accepted papers will be published in hardcopy "Proceeding Book" with ISBN number. Participants interested in presenting oral and poster presentations are invited to submit their abstract of between 200 – 250 words in electronic file for consideration by the conference committee. The accepted papers will be published in a hardcopy "Proceeding Book" with ISBN number. Excellent papers will be published in the journals. IMPORTANT DATES § Second Call: Extended Abstract Submission Deadline: 31st May 2009 § Second Call: Notification of Abstract: 10th June 2009 § Full paper Submission Deadline: 31st July 2009 § Notification of Full paper: 30th September 2009 § Full paper Submission Deadline (After Review): 30th December 2009 § Registration & Conference Fee Payment Deadline: 10st January 2010 Email abstract & fullpaper to: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmad Sanusi Hassan Conference Chairman, ICSAUD2010 Secretariat School of Housing, Building and Planning (HBP) Universiti Sains Malaysia 11800 Minden, Penang, Malaysia