Registration begins on 15th September 2019.

  • Location

    Sigma College of Architecture, Moododu, Anducode (Po), Kanyakumari District.
  • Speakers

    3 Eminent speakers


About the Conference

Sigma College of Architecture is proud to announce its First National Conference on Tangible & Intangible aspects of Built Environment (NCTIABE-2019). It involves participation from academicians and professionals from different universities & firms from all over India. The research papers presented will involve topics on both tangible & intangible domains of Architecture and Engineering. The papers will be reviewed by members of the technical brain trust, including subject experts with doctorates from Indian universities. The sessions will be chaired by professors from IITs and NITs. Industry delegates will showcase their most modern designs, concepts, case studies and revolutionary trends. Participants will be able to acquire knowledge on modern industry-based trends, researches done by academicians and expert opinion on academic and current issues.

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Topics of Interest

Topics of interest includes tangible & intangible domains in Architecture & Engineering, and are not restricted to the following,

Tangible Domains
  • Digital Architecture
  • SMART Cities
  • Vertical Vs Horizontal
  • Architectural Heritage
  • Innovations in Construction Technology
  • Retrofitting of Heritage Buildings
  • Best Practices in Education & Profession.
  • Remote sensing
Intangible Domains
  • Vastu for the 21st century & Vernacular
  • Indian philosophies on Built Environment
  • Style and Contemporary Architecture
  • Rural Philosophies
  • Urban semiotics
  • Role of Digital media
  • Role of Aesthetics & Culture
  • Memory association in Environmental Psychology
  • Plasticity & Beauty in Urban Spaces.

Important Dates

Submission of Full Paper in .Doc (Microsoft word) Format - 20th October 2020

Notification of Acceptance - 25st October 2020

Last Date for Registration - 30th October 2020

Request for Accommodation Facility - 25th October 2020

Submission of Camera-ready papers - 30th October 2020

Conference Dates - 5th & 6th November’2020.

Paper Format

A4 size with 2 cm margin all around, line spacing 1.15, Font- Times New Roman, Font Size-14 (Body), Font Size – 16 (Head), Document format .doc (Microsoft word) document. Max. of 3000 words. Up to 4 Authors per paper. Pictures, Graphics to be inserted in .jpeg format (300 dpi). Papers presented under project presentation category has to follow the same.

The papers should be made in the above prescribed format and mail to on or before 10th October’ 2019.

Conference Schedule

Registration and Distribution of Conference Kit.
  • 9.00 AM - 9.30 AM
Conference Inauguration.
  • 9.30 AM - 10.00 AM
Presentation by Key Note Speaker 1
  • 10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
Tea Break
  • 11.00 AM - 11.15 AM
Presentation by Key Note Speaker 2
  • 11.15 AM - 12.15 PM
  • 12.20 PM - 01.30 PM
Session 1: Presentation by the Delegates
  • 01.45 PM - 03.45 PM
Tea Break
  • 03.45 PM - 04.00 PM
Session 2: Presentation by Delegates
  • 04.00 PM - 05.30 PM
Welcome Address
Presentation by Key Note Speaker 3
  • 09.30 AM - 10.30 AM
Presentation by Key Note Speaker 4
  • 10.30 AM - 11.15 AM
Tea Break
  • 11.15 AM - 11.30 AM
Session 1: Presentation by Delegates
  • 11.30 AM - 01.30 PM
  • 01.30 PM - 02.30 PM
Valedictory Function
  • 02.30 PM - 03.45 PM
National Anthem

Our Speakers

Dr. Hari Mohan Pillai.

Architect, Author, Activist,
Academic Researcher.

Ar. Nalini M Thakur

Retd. Professor,School of Planning
Architecture, New Delhi.

Karpagam Balamurugan
Msc (Italy)

Conservation Engineer and Course coordinator


2500 per paper for Architects/ Civil Engineers / Other related professionals.

2000 per paper for Academicians from the Built Environment background.

1500 per paper for PhD Scholar.

750 per paper for UG and PG Students

500 per person for Co-Authors (A paper can have up to 3 co-authors)

500 per person for participation

Payment Details

Payment for registration can be made through Bank Transfer / NEFT/ Internet Banking

Account Number 125710100048140
Account Name Symposium SICA
Name of Bank Andhra Bank
Branch Name Marthandam
IFSC Code ANDB0001257

20 % discount will be given for early bird registration done before
7th October’2019.

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