5th International Academic Conference on Places and Technologies

The conference examines the formation and presentation of knowledge on technologies and the environment, as well as ethical considerations and potential risks, developing solutions, expertise and discussions with respect to one of the future development concepts – city adaptable to future challenges.

“Keeping up with technologies to adapt cities for future challenges” is the leading idea-motive of the conference. The stated objective point to the necessity of a multidisciplinary approach to this matter, identification and establishment of relationships between issues of technological development, environmental protection, and social change. Consequently, the conference program and research are based on the knowledge of several academic disciplines: engineering and technical sciences, humanities and social sciences.



Keynote Speakers:

Dr Pottgiesser Uta

Professor at the University of Antwerp, Faculty of Design Sciences, Belgium

Dr Gospodini Aspa

Professor at the Department of Planning and Regional Development, University of Thessaly, Greece

Dr Choy Lennon

Professor at the University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Architecture, Real Estate Economics and Finance, Hong Kong


Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Matthias Rudolph

Professor of Building Technology in the Department of Architecture at the Academy of Art and Design Stuttgart / Transsolar KlimaEngineering, Germany


Dr Stamatios Zoras

Assistant Professor at Democritus University of Thrace – School of Engineering, Xanthi, Greece


Guest Speakers:

Ivanišin Krunoslav

Founder of the Ivanišin-Kabaši Architects, Dubrovnik, Craotia

Dr Lorens Piotr

Faculty of Architecture, Gdansk University of Technology, Gdansk, Poland


Conference Benefits:


All papers will be presented at the conference via a PowerPoint presentation and published in digital Conference Proceedings with ISBN number.

The best papers will be published in the post-conference monograph and international scientific journal.





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