The registration for the
15th International Conference on Humane Habitat
11th International Student Design Competition
is now open.
Please download forms from the links below
15th ICHH 2013 Registration Form: Download as PDF
11th ISDC 2013 Registration Form: Download as PDF
11TH IAHH International Student Design Competition
Theme: Redevelopment of a high density urban community in an existing city
The 11th IAHH International Student Design Competition (ISDC) shall focus on the theme of redevelopment of a dense residential locality in an existing city with
an aim to transform the area into a vibrant humane and sustainable community through innovative planning, design and construction which addresses
the key issue of evolving sustainable humane habitats.
Full details of the competition brief and registration available on the 11th ISDC 2013 page.
We are happy to announce the 15th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HUMANE HABITAT 2013 slated for February 2013.
The Theme of the Conference will be:
Reinventing Our Metropolises as Sustainable Humane Habitats
21st Century is marked by a rapid growth of metropolises all around the world. For the first time in human history more than half of the humanity now lives in the urban areas. Yet, the quality of life
in most of our metropolises, cities and towns is not satisfactory. Humanizing our habitats is a critical issue that needs urgent attention of architects, planners, engineers, social and environmental scientists, policy makers, administrators, businesses and industry, government and non-governmental organizations at local, state, national and international levels.
Continue reading about the theme and other logistical information on the 15th ICHH 2013 page
10th IAHH Student Design Competition
Introduce Jury Members
Dr Parvin Ghaemmaghami, Iran
Dr Shahshi Bhooshan, India
Professor Peter Schreibmeyer, Austria
Dr David McClean, UK (Chair)
The principal criteria that the jury used in reviewing the work included:
- Demonstration of a clear rationale for selection of site, a clear analysis of the relevant issues;
- A clear articulation of the relationship between this context and analysis and the design proposal, particularly with respect to sensitivity to place;
- Clarity of thinking and expression, and the presentation of innovative ideas.
- Depth of consideration of issues relating to affordable housing, and a justified position in relation to housing density.
- The brief called for proposals and ideas relating to sustainable, holistically considered, humane environments, and careful consideration was given to this in judging the work.
Continue reading “10th ISDC Jury Reports and Results”