Architecture and Civil Engineering - ACE Conference
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ACE Program Committee

Below is the list of ACE Program Committee members for the Architecture and Civil Engineering Conference:

General Chair

Prof. the Hon. Dr. Stephen Martin Chairman, Board of Governors, Global Science & Technology Forum (GSTF)
Chairman, Bank of China (Australia)
Former Speaker Parliament of Australia
Former Deputy Vice Chancellor (Strategy and Planning) Curtin University of Technology
Former Pro Vice Chancellor International, Victoria University


 Prof. Mark S. T. Anderson Department of Architecture
College of Environmental Design
University of California, Berkeley, USA


Prof. Peter Anderson Department of Architecture
California College of the Arts, USA

Program Committee

Prof. Clark E. Llewellyn Professor and Director
Global Track and Executive Education
School of Architecture
University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
Assoc. Prof. Gregory D. Thomson Co-Director, Institute for Ecological Design
Department of Architecture
School of Architecture & Urban Planning
University of Wisconsin, USA
Prof. Ralph E. Hammann Professor of Architecture
School of Architecture
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Prof. James Wines President, SITE New York
Professor of Architecture
Penn State University, USA
Prof. Botond Bognar School of Architecture
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Prof. Fatih Ahmet Rifki Professor of Architecture
School of Architecture
Montana State University, USA
Assoc. Prof. Kevin Erickson School of Architecture
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Assoc. Prof. Phillip B Gallegos Jr. College of Architecture and Planning
University of Colorado Denver, USA
Prof. Tulio Sulbaran The University of Southern Mississippi, USA
Assoc. Prof. Sergio Palleroni Department of Architecture
Portland State University, USA
Assoc. Prof. John E. Folan T. David Fitz-Gibbon Chair
Director, Urban Design Build Studio
Chair, Master in Urban Design Program
School of Architecture Carnegie
Mellon University, USA
Assoc. Prof. Blaine Brownell Director, Master of Architecture Program and Director of Graduate Studies
School of Architecture
University of Minnesota, USA
Asst. Prof. Ronald B. Lumpkin Assistant Professor & Director of Student Services
School of Architecture and Engineering Technology
Florida A&M University, USA
Dr. Rafaat M. Morsi Hussein State University of New York (SUNY), USA
Daniel Joseph Whittaker Illinois Institute of Technology, USA
Asst. Prof. Julian Wang DAAP School of Architecture and Interior Design
CEAS Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering and Construction Management
University of Cincinnati, USA
Prof. Richard Laing Professor of Built Environment Visualisation
The Scott Sutherland School of Architecture & Built Environment
Robert Gordon University, UK
Prof. David Chua Kim Huat Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
National University of Singapore
Assoc. Prof. Nalanie Mithraratne Associate Professor Department of Architecture School of Design and Environment
National University of Singapore
Assoc. Prof. Erik L’Heureux Department of Architecture
School of Design and Environment
National University of Singapore
Prof. Ljubomir Jankovic Programme Director, Zero Carbon Design
MA Zero Carbon Architecture and Retrofit Design
Birmingham City University, UK
Asst. Prof. Cho Im Sik Department of Architecture
School of Design and Environment
National University of Singapore
Assoc. Prof. Trivic Zdravko Assistant Professor
Department of Architecture
School of Design and Environment
National University of Singapore
Prof. Mark Dorrian Professor of Architecture Research
School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape
Newcastle University, UK
Prof. Ruth Conroy Dalton Professor of Building Usability and Visualisation
Department of Architecture and the Built Environment
Northumbria University, UK
Prof. Steve Garrity Hoffman Wood Professor of Architectural Engineering
Institute for Resilient Infrastructure
School of Civil Engineering University of Leeds, UK
Prof. Stefan Schäfer Institute of Constructive Design and Building Construction
Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany
Prof. Arto Kiviniemi Professor of Digital Architectural Design
Leader of the Digital Architecture Research Group
School of Architecture
University of Liverpool, UK
Assoc. Prof. Mohamed Osmani Architecture and Sustainable Construction
Director (Architectural Engineering and Design Programme)
School of Civil and Building Engineering Loughborough University, UK
Dr. Gabriel Tang Senior Lecturer in Architecture
Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Dr. Albena Yaneva Head of Architecture
Co-Director, Manchester Architecture Research Centre
School of Environment and Development (SED)
University of Manchester, UK
Prof. Debasish Roy Computational Mechanics Lab
Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore,India
Dr. Kathryn Moore President, International Federation of Landscape Architects
Birmingham School of Architecture
Faculty of Arts, Design and Media
Birmingham City University, UK
Prof. Alessandro Bianchi Department of Architecture and Urban Studies
Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Prof. Bernhard Sill Professor for Structural Analysis and Design
Trier University of Applied Sciences , Germany
Dr. Georgios Kapiogiannis Construction Technology
Anglia Ruskin University, UK
Dr. Marta Pieczara Faculty of Architecture
Institute of Architecture and Planning
Poznań University of Technology, Poland
Dr. Grzegorz Woroniak Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Department of HVAC Engineering
Bialystok University of Technology, Poland
Assoc.Prof. Sabina Kuc Cracow University of Technology, Poland
Assoc. Prof. Adrian Carter Department of Architecture, Design and Media Technology
Director, Utzon Research Center
Aalborg University, Denmark
Assoc. Prof. Jonas Jakaitis Head of the Department of Design
Director of the Institute of Architecture
Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania
Prof. Avi Friedman Professor, School of Architecture
Mcgill University, Canada
Prof. Amir Fam Professor and Canada Research Chair in Innovative and Retrofitted Structures
Chair of Undergraduate Studies
Department of Civil Engineering , Queen’s University, Canada
Prof. Greg Andonian Professor of Architecture
Carleton University, Canada
Assoc. Prof. Elizabeth English School of Architecture
University of Waterloo, Canada
Assoc. Prof. Roger Connah Associate Director Graduate School
Azrieli School of Architectureand Urbanism
Carleton University, Canada
Assoc. Prof. Manuel Baez Director, Crossings – Interdisciplinary Research Unit
Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism
Carleton University, Canada
Prof. Luis Feduchi Director of ROAD, Centre for Research on Architectural Design
The University of Queensland, Australia
Prof. Srinath Perera Director, Centre for Smart Modern Construction
Director of Academic Programs: Project Management
Chair of Built Environment & Construction Management
School of Computing Engineering & Mathematics
Kingswood Campus
Western Sydney University, Australia
Assoc. Prof. Lu Aye
Associate Professor, Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency
Department of Infrastructure Engineering
Melbourne School of Engineering
The University of Melbourne, Australia
Assoc. Prof. Bill Wong
Deputy Head of Department
Director of Teaching Department of Civil Engineering
Monash University, Australia
Dr. Kelly Greenop Director of Engagement
School of Architecture
The University of Queensland, Australia
Mr. Omid Reza Baghchesaraei Centre for Infrastructure Engineering,
School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics,
Western Sydney University, Australia
Prof. Janis Birkeland
Professor of Sustainable Design
School of Architecture and Planning
National Institute of Creative Arts and Industries Adjunct Professor
Queensland University of Technology (QUT) University of Auckland, New Zealand
Dr Shankha Pratim Bhattacharya
Department of Architecture and Regional Planning
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
Mahua Mukherjee
Department of Architecture & Planning
IIT Roorkee, INDIA
Dr. Meenakshi Singhal
Department of Architecture
Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar INDIA
Prof (Dr) Ranjana Mital
Department of Architecture
School of Planning & Architecture, Indraprastha Estate New Delhi, India
Dr. Kasthurba AK
Department of Architecture
National Institute of Technology Calicut
Architecture and Planning
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Prabhjot Singh Chani
Architecture and Planning
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Eng. Elaine R. Rivera
Associate Dean, School of Engineering and Architecture
Saint Louis University, Baguio City, Philippines
Dr. Anwar Khitab
Professor/ Dean (Engg & Tech)
Mirpur Univrsity of Science and Technology, Pakistan
Dr. Simona Canepa
Department of Architecture and Design
Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Prof. Robert Powell
School of Architecture Building and Design
Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Prof. Dr. Natascha Meuser
Fachbereich Architektur
Anhalt University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Prof. Dirk Junker
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Landscape Architecture
University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Prof. Dr. Ing. Borislav Hristov
University of Applied Sciences
(HTW Berlin)
Dr. Jacky Y. K. Ng
City University of Hong Kong
Dr. Ana Silvia Aguilera Vieyra
Hiroshima University, Japan
Dr. N. Aravind
Assistant Professor, Ph.D. in Structures
Department of Built and Natural Environment
Caledonian College of Engineering
Sultanate of Oman
Assoc. Prof. Junshan Liu, MBC Associate Professor
McWhorter School of Building Science
College of Architecture, Design and Construction
Auburn University
Prof. Dr. Vasco André Barbosa Brandão University of La Sabana,
Asst.Prof. Mohammad Arif Kamal Dept. of Architecture,
Aligarh Muslim University,
Dr. Arati S. Petkar Assistant Professor
Dept. of Civil Engineering
College of Engineering, Pune
Dr. Nedhal Al-Tamimi Assoc. Prof. Energy Efficient Design
Architectural Engineering Dept.
College of Engineering, Najran University, KSA

Becoming A Program Committee Member / Reviewer:

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What are the roles of every Program Committee member?

Generally, the following are the roles of every committee member (please note these roles depend on the availability of your time):

  • Provide input/advice about the conference theme and topics.
  • Review papers and the number will depend on the availability of your schedule
  • Help to disseminate/circulate the call for papers announcements to your list of contacts (faculty, peers and research students).

Benefits of being a TPC

  • Enhance your knowledge in you field of expertise through latest research and updates submitted
  • To increase your exposure in the academic field as an expert to the related fields
  • Access to latest research and findings in your field of expertise
  • Add into your credentials to help you in your career advancement
  • You may potentially be invited as Keynote Speaker
  • To avail concession on the registration fee of attending the conference

Your details will be added in the list of Technical Program Committee. We also provide certificate / letter of appointment by request.

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