Eleventh International Conference on The Constructed Environment 2021

  • 12-14 May 2021
  • University of Calgary, Canada


The Eleventh International Conference on The Constructed Environment 2021 covers topics such as:

  • Building Processes
    • Landscape construction
    • Building construction
    • From design studio to construction site: design and project planning
    • Spaces and sites of construction: urban, greenfield, rural, remote
    • Construction activities, processes and flows
    • Project management processes and practices
    • Efficiencies: prefabrication and modularization
    • Time cycles, process transparency, quality management and efficiencies
    • Building and construction regulation
    • The construction of access to wild spaces
  • Design and Planning Processes
    • Science in the service of technology
    • Design disciplines and practices in transition: architecture, engineering, industrial design, landscape architecture
    • Town and regional planning
    • Information, design and modeling technologies
    • Transportation modes and structures: reconfiguring flows
    • Local government in the planning process
    • Designing interior spaces
    • Parks in urban spaces
    • `Virtual` space and `real` space
    • Information flows in the constructed environment
    • Project planning
    • Form and function in space: how aesthetics relates to function
    • Involving stakeholders: participatory design
    • Inclusive design: design for human needs, sensitive to human differences, affirming rights to access
    • Aesthetic paradigms: classicism, modernism, postmodernism, constructivism and other `isms
    • Consultation, negotiation and consensus building in the (re)design of the constructed environment
  • Social Impacts
    • Habitats: home, work, civic, business, natural
    • Functions of construction: housing, commercial, public, community
    • Cultural diversity and the built environment
    • Spatial cultures: the ethnography of space
    • Disabilities and corporeal differences in the built environment
    • Gender and the built environment
    • Addressing inequality and poverty in the built environment
    • Heritage values and practices in design, architecture and construction
    • Values, ethics and aesthetics in environmental decision making
    • The global and the local: applying human and material resources
    • Education and training for workers in the constructed environment
    • Leadership and management in the constructed environment
    • Research and evaluation methods in the constructed environment
    • Values and ethics in the constructed and natural environments
    • Human resources and workforces in the building and environment sectors
    • Law and regulation in and for the constructed and natural environments
    • Social impact analyses
    • Needs assessment and analysis
  • Environmental Impacts
    • Helping structures change, grow or end their useable lives-adaptations, renovations and recycling
    • Materials, construction and environmental sciences
    • LEED and other environmental certifications
    • Green construction, sustainable building practices
    • Water needs and sources: refiguring demand and access
    • Energy sources and destinations: reconfiguring grids
    • Waste creation, transportation and recycling or disposal
    • Natural movements: floods, droughts, earthquakes and other acts of nature
    • Determining footprints: environmental impact analyses

The Eleventh International Conference on The Constructed Environment 2021 will be held in Calgary, Canada on 12-14 May 2021.


  • University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr. NW, Calgary, Canada

More Details

125-650 US Dollar
No exhibition
Common Ground Research Networks
Abstract submission deadline:
12 Apr 2021

Prices are for evaluation only.

Future Events

  • Eleventh International Conference on The Constructed Environment 2021 - 12-14 May 2021, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada (58029)
  • Twelfth International Conference on The Constructed Environment 2022 - May 2022, Location TBD (50315)

Past Events

  • Tenth International Conference on The Constructed Environment 2020 - 13-14 May 2020, Clark Kerr Campus (UC Berkeley), San Francisco, CA, United States (58028)


Please, check the official event website for possible changes, before making any traveling arrangements

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