10th ICHH 2008

January 25-27, 2008

Sustainable Humane Habitats:
Architectural Education, Research and Practice

International Association for Humane Habitats (IAHH)

Rizvi College of Architecture, Off Carter Road, Bandra West, Mumbai. 400 050, India.

The International Association for Humane Habitat (IAHH) is pleased to announce the tenth International Conference on Humane Habitat (ICHH) 2008. It shall be hosted by Rizvi College of Architecture, Mumbai, India in association with The Council of Architecture, (COA); Brihan Mumbai Centre of the Indian Institute of Architects; Forum of Colleges of Architecture, Mumbai Region; Maharashtra Association of Schools of Architecture (MASA); Indian Association of Schools of Architecture; and the Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA). ICHH 2008 shall be held from January 25-27, 2008 in Mumbai, India.

We are pleased to invite educators, researchers, architects, planners, engineers, social scientists, environmentalists, policy makers, administrators, developers, managers, corporate associations, non-governmental organizations, concerned citizens and students interested in shaping sustainable and humane social, cultural and sacred places to actively participate in ICHH 2008.


Sustainable Humane Habitats:

Architectural Education, Research and Practice


• Case studies and contextual analysis of existing architectural, urban design and planning graduate / post graduate and doctoral programmes in respective national and regional context.
• Critical studies in architectural and planning theories, sustainable and humane architectural studios and studies. Innovative and appropriate construction technologies for sustainable architecture and development.
• Related studies programmes and research in humanities, including human, social and sustainable development.
• Research in architecture, urban design and planning studies, Training programmes for faculty improvement, professional development.
• Proposals for new and innovative programmes in sustainable and humane architecture, habitat studies and related disciplines.


  1. Prof. Peter G. Rowe, Harvard Univ, USA;
  2. Prof. Jamal Al Qawasmi, Jordon / Saudi Arabia;
  3. Ali Chengizkan, Turkey;
  4. Dr. Naima Chabbi-Chemrouk, Algeria;
  5. Prof. Ashraf Salama, Qatar / Egypt;
  6. Ar. Saodat Rustamovna Mukimova, Tajikistan;
  7. Dr. Wael Samhouri, Syria;
  8. Ar. Budi Sukadi, Indonesia;
  9. Ar. Shiraz Allibhai, Switzerland;
  10. Prof . Peter Schreibmayer, Graz, Austria;
  11. Prof. Volker Giencke, Innsbruck, Austria;
  12. Dr. Donatella Mazzoleni, Italy;
  13. Prof. Christopher Benninger, USA / India;
  14. Prof. Frank Lyons, Plymouth, U.K
  15. Prof. Rodney Harber, South Africa;
  16. Ar. Ludovic Jonard, Paris, France;
  17. Ar. Gunter Nest, Berlin, Germany;
  18. Dr. Parvin Ghaemaghami, Tehran, Iran,
  19. Prof. Khaleda Rashid, Dhaka, Bangladesh;
  20. Prof. Faud Mallick, Bangladesh;
  21. Ar. Akeel Bilgrami, Karachi;
  22. Ar. Shahab Gani Khan, Karachi;
  23. Ar. Silwat Afzal, Karachi,
  24. Ar. Ayesha Noorani, Lahore;
  25. Ar. Hammad Husain, Islamabad, Pakistan;
  26. Prof. Neelkanth Chhaya, Ahmedabad,
  27. Ar. Ashish Ganju, New Delhi; Dr. S. M. Akhtar, New Delhi;
  28. Ar. Anna Rubbo, Sydney, Australia
  29. Prof. Akhtar Chauhan, Mumbai
  30. Ar. Anil Nagrath, Mumbai, India



Abstracts (about 2000 words) by September 15, 2007 on A4 portrait format in Arial 10 font size along with brief curriculum vitae, passport details and a photograph of the speakers.

Final Papers

Final papers (about 8000 words) by December 15, 2007 on A4 portrait format in Arial 10 font size along with illustrations, photographs, slides and detailed curriculum vitae of the speaker.


Foreign (except SAARC) persons Early US $ 350 (before December 15, 2007) / Late US $ 400.

Indian and SAARC countries Early INRs. 2000 (before December 15, 2007) /
Late INRs. 2500

Accompanying Persons
Foreign (except SAARC) persons Early US $ 300 (before December 15, 2007) / Late US $ 350

Indian and SAARC countries Early INRs. 1500 (before December 15, 2007) / Late INRs. 2000

Student Discount
Discounted registration for students shall be as follows:
Foreign (Except SAARC ) Students US $ 175
Indian and SAARC Students INRs 1000

Payments in favour of ” Rizvi College of Architecture Conference a/c” payable at Mumbai, India.

For further particulars, please contact:

Prof. Akhtar Chauhan, Convener ICHH 2008
ICHH Secretariat, Rizvi College of Architecture,
Off Carter Road, Bandra
West, Mumbai 400 050 India

Tel: 91-22-26050624 / 26044196
Fax: 91-22-26002744
E Mail: ichh2008@humanehabitat.org
Website: http://www.humanehabitat.org

Past Conference Pages

9th ICHH 2007

8th ICHH 2006


1 thought on “10th ICHH 2008”

  1. I would like to ask what was the out come of the ICHH Conference 2008 in terms of Publications. I had taken part in the Conference as a Paper Presenter and I would like to Know if my Paper or even the abstract was published ? Kindly send me the details for my personal record etc.

    Best regards,

    Ar.Siwat Afzal

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