The 4th International Conference of Contemporary Affairs in Architecture and Urbanism ICCAUA2021 is organized by Alanya Hamdullah Emin Paşa University. The conference brings together all the theories, manifestos and methodologies on contemporary architecture and urban spaces to raise the understanding for the future of architecture and urban planning. Overall, International Conference of Contemporary Affairs in Architecture and Urbanism ICCAUA2021 aimed to establish a bridge between theory and practice in the built environment. Thus, it reports on the latest research findings and innovative approaches, methodologies for creating, assessing, and understanding of contemporary built environments.

A broad outline of the conference's scope includes: peer-reviewed original research articles, case and technical reports, reviews and analyzed, Papers, short communications, and notes to the editor.  All scholars, and practitioners, professionals, researchers, and policymakers with a common interest to study in the field of architecture and urban design from different disciplines, such as Art, Architecture, Landscape, civil engineering, Urban Plane and Urban Design are welcome to share their research. The Conference only will publish research of the highest quality and impact.


The Scopes of the conference include but are not limited to:

Architecture and Technology

Environmental Sustainability

Smart Buildings

Green Architecture and Urban Planning

Climate and building

Climate Change Adaptation

Interior Architecture

Architectural History and Theory

 Architectural Planning and Design

Sustainable Environmental Design and Technology

Design and Technologyof Building Structures

Computers in Architecture


Energy Conservation

Sustainability and Urban Design

Landscape Architecture and Urbanism

Sustainable Urban Development

Urban ecology

Housing and Urban Environments

Urban Aesthetics

New Urbanism

Urban Transport planning, management, and strategies

Disaster Risk Management

Regeneration and Urban Renewal

Urban Sprawl 

Healthy and Productive Economy

 Chemicals, Waste and Air Quality 

Urban and architectural philosophy

Heritage and Cultural Landscapes


- Gentrification

-Adaptive reuse


Habitat Studies / Infra Habitation

Infra Habitation

-Emerging cities

-Gated communities

- Conflict and divided territories.

- Slums

-Affordable houses.

- Resilience,  Disaster and Conflicts


Civil Engineering

- Theoretical and Advanced Technology of Engineering Structures

- High-rise Buildings and Large-span Structures

- Bridge and Tunnel Engineering

- Newer Structures and Special Structures

- Engineering Structure Safety and Disaster Prevention

- Structural Reliability, Durability and Health Monitoring

- Project and Construction Processes

- Educational Topics in Civil Engineering

- Reuse and Recycle Wastewater

- Traffic Engineering

- Geographic Information Systems (GISs)


-To see the Full Text Template please click here

-To see the Abstract Template click here

Submit your abstract and/or full paper by sending to:    iccaua.conference@gmail.com 

 For urgent questions, please send email to hourakhshahmadnia@ahep.edu.tr

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 review board of the conference.


Important Dates

  • Last date for abstract submission ….30 January 2021
  • Early Bird Registration Deadline….… 20 March 2021
  • Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline………20 April 2021
  •  Conference Dates………………………………………20- 21 May 2021