Architecture and Civil Engineering - ACE Conference
Keynote Speakers: 1. Prof. Mark S. Anderson, University of California, Berkeley, USA      2. Prof. Thomas Schroepfer, Singapore University of Technology and Design      3. Prof. Peter Anderson, California College of the Arts, USA      4. Assoc. Prof. Ruzica Bozovic-Stamenovic, National University of Singapore      5. Mr. Theodore EC Chan, Director, CIAP Architects Pte. Ltd, Singapore

Previous Years Best Paper Awards

2017 Best Papers

Technology in Urban & Regional Planning, Sustainability & Preservation

Best Research Paper

Dr. Ankhi Banerjee Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur Urban Rejuvenation through Techno Art Intervention: A Case of Kolkata
Best Student Paper
Rani Prihatmanti Universiti Sains Malaysia Maximising the Potential of Transitional Space in Building for Improving Thermal Comfort through Vertical Greeneries

Architecture & Engineering Design, Theory and Teaching

Best Research Paper

Dr. Jaser Khalaf Mahasnehe Jordan University of Science and Technology Utilizing Quality Function Deployment Method to Better Integrate Soft Skills in Construction Curriculum
Best Student Paper
Yashodha Perera University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka Resilient Environments Vs. Resilient Architects: Creativity, Practice and Education

Technology Research & Practice

Best Research Paper

Dr. Hassan Majeed Hassoon ISHIK University Erbil, Iraq A Study Related to the Degree of Sustainability of Erbil City Households
Benjamin Jacot, Dimitrios Pagonakis, Mitchell Shope, Corentin Fivet, John A. Ochsendorf Massachusetts Institute of Technology An Optimized Bracing System for Distributed Lateral Loads
Best Student Paper
Yerong Huang The University of Sydney, Australia Designing Material Performance: Investigating the Use of Australian Hardwoords in 3D Printed Wood-Plastic Composites
Editor’s Choice
Prof. Robert Powell Taylor’s University Lakeside Campus, Malaysia Towards a Malaysian Pattern Language
Anand Nirbhay Shah CEPT University, India Editor’s Choice: Design and Failure Study of a Papertube Structure

2016 Best Papers

Best Research Paper
Dr. Sirimas Hengrasmee & Dr. Sant Chansomsak Naresuan University,Thailand A mixed-use house and its ability to support self-reliant lifestyle
Prof. Sabina Kuc Cracow University of Technology, Poland Hamburg 2013 – the way of creating new landscape
Assoc. Prof. Jørgen Erik Christensen Technical University of Denmark, Denmark New Concept for Museum Storage Buildings
Prof. Venugopal Krishnappa South East Asian College of Engineering and Technology,India Development of Solid and Hollow Geopolymer Masonry Blocks
Best Student Paper
Mr. Mohammad Reza Farzad Texas A&M University, USA Creating a 3D Model of the Building Interior using Photogrammetry Technology: Empirical Test with Two Methods of Taking Photos
Mr. Jakob Reising Technische Universität Darmstadt,Germany Geometric Constrains for the Efficient Production of Integral Sheet Metal Shells
Mr. Md Fuzail Jawaid Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur,India Exploring the Imageability of Urban Form in Walled City Jaipur

2015 Best Papers

Best Research Paper
Prof. Yeou-Fong Li National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan A Study of the Application of FRP Structural Members to the Green Fences
Dr. Dafna Fisher-Gewirtzman Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel Is perception quantifiable? Combining measurements of space with quality of the view
Dr. Gerhard Schurer University of South Australia, Australia “The Chemistry Of The Built Environment In Conflict With The Chemistry Of Its Occupants” Qualities of the built environment as experienced through sensory and extra-sensory perception
Best Student Paper
Ms. Lucia Pramanti University of Nottingham, UK Tall Building Planning Strategy and Governance: What Can Jakarta Learn from Other Cities?
Mr. Dominic O’Connor University of Leeds, UK Performance Investigation of a Commercial Wind Catcher with Horizontally-arranged Heat Transfer Devices (HHTD)

2014 Best Papers

Best Research Paper
Dr. Sabina Kuc & Dr. Liudmila Ruban Cracow University of Technology, Poland & Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture, Ukraine Water as the Factor of Techno-creation
Dr. Sirimas Hengrasmee & Dr. Sant Chansomsak Naresuan University, Thailand Potential of Self-reliant Lifestyle for a Single House in Housing Development Projects
Best Student Paper
Mr. Marc O Riain Cork Institute of Technology, Ireland Zero2020, the low energy retrofit and renovation of a precast concrete building in Ireland

2013 Best Papers

Best Research Paper
Prof. Matt Fajkus The University of Texas at Austin,USA Beyond Skin Deep: sustainable building envelope design via architecture and engineering collaboration
Best Student Paper
Bharathi Sria, Saranya, Navita Rao and Siddardha Pavan Sai Acharya Nagarjuna University, India Modeling Solar Hyper Tree Architecture for Urban Lands