All the event times are based on GMT+3.
September 22, 2021
18:00 – 18:15

Opening Speech

18:15 – 19:15

Session Chair

Assoc. Prof. (PhD) Yenal Akgün

Keynote Speech: o. Prof. Dr.-Ing. E.h. Dr. h.c. Werner Sobek
“Two Point Six” thus alluding to the average net growth of the world’s population per second.

September 23, 2021
13:30 – 14:30

Session 1

Structures & Materials

Session Chair

Matthieu Pedergnana

Revisiting Transformable Structures in Architecture

Marios C. Phocas, Maria Matheou


Tall Timber Architecture an Opportunity for Green Building as Mjøstårnet

Dilan Erdoğan, Hasan Begeç


Comparing Biomimicry and Living Materials Approaches in Computational Design

Elif Deniz Haberal, Şule Taşlı Pektaş

14:30 – 14:45

Coffee Break

14:45 – 15:45

Session 2

Spatial Practices & Utopias

Session Chair

Assist. Prof. (PhD) İpek Ek

Critical Spatial Agencies for Enabling Architectural Design Justice: a Study of a Bottom-up Housing Case in Brussels

Rosaura Noemy Hernandez Romero and Burak Pak


Seeking The Cities of The Future: Techno-City Visions From The 1960s to The Present

Ayşenur Hilal Iavarone


Use of Mixed Method Evaluation of Interior Architectural Elements that Influence Perception of Spaciousness in Isolated, Confined, and Extreme (ICE) Environments

Berk Diker, Halime Demirkan

15:45 – 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:00

Session 3

Future Proof & Extreme Scenarios

Session Chair

Assist. Prof. (PhD) Mauricio Beltran

Universities amid the Pandemic: How Architecture can Help Better Manage the Covid-19 Pandemic?

Şeyda Emekçi


Evaluation of Post Disaster Temporary Housing Plans in the Context of Covid-19: The Case of 1999 Marmara Earthquake

Çetin Süalp, Elif Yapıcı


A Museum for the Future: a Student Design Project

Stasinopoulos Thanos, Akman And, Erbil Livanur

September 24, 2021
13:30 – 14:50

Session 4

Energy Efficiency

Session Chair

Assist. Prof. (PhD) Eray Bozkurt

Developing an E-Planning System Compatible with Smart City Design Principles – Case of Bayraklı

Tuğçe Altınkilit, Muhammed Aydoğan


Towards More-than-human Participation: Rethinking Smart City

Büşra Üstündağ


Industrial Ecology self-organization system and its adaptation in Chinese Urbanism

Minjoo Baek


Mind The Space: Using Meteorological Architecture to Define The Life of Public Spaces

Jale Sari

14:50 – 15:00

Coffee Break

15:00 – 16:00

Session 5

Smart Cities & Urban Ecologies

Session Chair

Assist. Prof. (PhD) Arzu Cilasun Kunduracı

Evaluation of Optimal Solar Façade Performance in Office Building with the Use of Machine Learning and Parametric Design
Mohammad Mehdi Akhavan Saraf, Mina Movahedi, Yaser Shahbazi and Farhad Ahmadnejad


The Role of Light shelf and Window Size on Daylight Performance of an Architecture Studio

Aybüke Taşer, Tuğçe Kazanasmaz


Comparision of Different Data-Driven Models on Prediction of Useful Daylight Illuminance (UDI)

İlkim Canlı, Orçun Koral İşeri and İpek Gürsel Dino

17:30 – 18:30

Session Chair

Assoc. Prof. (PhD) Ahenk Yılmaz

Keynote Speech: Onur Yüce Gün
“From Algorithms to Meanings: Computation in Design”

Each presentation will be last 20 minutes (15 mins. presentations + 5 mins. questions)