Innovative Design and Design Management Strategies towards Sustainable Future


The conference is a unique opportunity for academics, researchers, designers, architects, and professionals to meet and share the latest knowledge, research in Sustainable cities and communities, more specific in Innovative Design and Design Management Strategies towards sustainable future. The conference focuses on sustainable design, green design innovations, building energy planning of neighborhoods and cities, emphasizing a balanced approach to environmental, socio-economic and technical aspects of sustainability. The topics include innovative approaches for education and training on sustainability in design innovations. The conference will raise awareness concerning state of the design strategies and best practice across the world of integrating sustainable development approaches in design innovations. The conference will include keynote speakers and to promote the knowledge exchange on the conference themes.


Conference Themes

  • Sustainable design and design management
  • Green design innovation
  • Green cities and communities
  • Education for sustainability
  • Spatial and urban development
  • Bioclimatic and passive design
  • Zero and low carbon design
  • Sustainable construction and technology
  • Renewable energy technologies
  • Indoor Environmental Quality, health and wellbeing


Key Dates

  • Abstract submission deadline: June 11, 2018  Abstract Submission deadline has been extended to June 30, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance: July 6, 2018
  • Full paper submission deadline: August 27, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance: September 3, 2018
  • Conference date: October 17, 2018

Venue The City of Design, Dunajska 122, Ljubljana