The aim of the Places and Technologies 2020 conference is to discuss methodologies, urban, architectural or structural design ideas as the ways of acting responsively in urban environment.

Keeping up with technologies to act responsively in urban environment is the leading idea-motive of the conference. By using appropriate technologies and with a multidisciplinary approach it can be ensured responsible approaches and a long-term solutions for current and future social needs. Consequently, the conference program and research are based on the knowledge of several academic disciplines: architecture, engineering and further technical sciences, art, humanities and social sciences.

The main tasks of the conference are defined in order to discuss the issues related to

  • responsible city,
  • responsible methodologies and approaches,
  • planning and design strategies that empower citizens involvement,
  • multidisciplinary cooperation of different scientific fields development of the responsible city,
  • cooperation in architectural design and related arts,
  • utilization of future technologies


  • Co-Creation, Co-Design and Co-Production
  • Architectural design
  • Responsible architectural and construction technologies
  • Urban and architectural history
  • Urban design
  • ICT and future technologies


Conference program will include topic of interest that include, but are not limited to:

  • Image, identity and quality of place
  • Innovative methods, technologies and applications in co-creation, co-design and co-production
  • Architectural design and new construction technologies
  • Building structures and materials
  • Adaptive reuse
  • Preservation of built heritage
  • Landscape architecture, natural heritage and nature-based solutions
  • Urban mobility, transport and traffic solutions
  • Citizen empowerment, urban participation and responsible cities
  • Heritage, tourism and the Danube region
  • Spatial development
  • Health and well-being improvement


15. December 2019
Abstract submission deadline
10. January 2020
Abstract acceptance info
25. March 2020
Paper submission deadline
10. April 2020
Paper acceptance info
20. April 2020
Conference program announcement
25. April 2020
Corrected paper submission deadline
05. May 2020 Presentations submission deadline
29-30 October 2020 Virtual PT2020 Conference