Registration begins on 16th January 2020.

  • 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 FirstInternational Conference on Sustainable Planning and Engineering Trends in Advanced Architectural Research- ICAPSE-2020. It involves participation from different great nations and universities in the world. The research papers presented will involve topics from all major domains of Architecture and Civil Engineering. The papers will be reviewed by members of the technical brain trust, including subject experts with doctorates from foreign universities. The sessions will be chaired by professors from IITs and NITS.

Participation is not limited to the academic community, but it also extends to the major corporate and architects all around the globe. Industry delegates will showcase their most modern designs, concepts, case studies and revolutionary trends. Events like media panel discussion on 'Architecture, Planning and Sustainable Engineering' add value to the conference. Participants will be able to acquire knowledge on modern industry based trends, researches done by scientists, and expert opinion on academic and current issues.

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Topics of Interest

All topics of interest are to be related under the broad category of Sustainable Architecture

  • Sustainable Architecture
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Temple Architecture
  • Vernacular Architecture
  • Digital Architecture
  • Waterfront Development
  • Heritage sites in India
  • Low-cost Housing
  • Skyscraper Design
  • Peri-Urban development
Civil Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Construction Engineering and Management
  • Remote Sensing
  • Hydraulics and Geoinformatics
  • Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering
  • Building Technology
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Disaster Assessment and Mitigation
  • Structural Conservation

Important Dates

Submission of Full Paper in.Doc (Microsoft word) Format - 10th February 2021

Notification of Acceptance - 15th February 2021

Last Date for Registration - 19th February 2021

Request for Accommodation Facility - 15th February 2021

Submission of Camera-ready papers - 19th February 2021

Conference Dates - 25th & 26th February 2021.

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 2 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 15th February 2020.

Event Schedule

Registration and Distribution of Conference Kit.
  • 9.00 AM - 9.30 AM
Conference Inauguration.

Prayer – Tamil Thaivazthu
Lighting of Lamp
Welcome Address by Ar. Indira Kolli
Presidential Address & Honouring the Guest by Dr. James Wilson

  • 9.30 AM - 10.00 AM
Presentation by Key Note Speaker 1- Ar Satprem Maini
  • 10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
Tea Break
  • 11.00 AM - 11.15 AM
Presentation by Key Note Speaker 2-Dr. Monsingh Devadas
  • 11.15 AM - 12.15 PM
  • 12.20 PM - 01.30 PM
Session 1: Presentation by the Delegates
Session 2: Presentation by the Delegates
  • 01.45 PM - 04.25 PM
Tea Break
  • 04.30 PM - 04.45 PM
Welcome Address
Presentation by Key Note Speaker 3 – Dr. Prem Kumar
  • 10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
Tea Break
  • 11.00 AM - 11.15 AM
Valedictory Function

Certificate Distribution by Dr. Monsingh, and Dr. Prem Kumar
Best Paper Award Winner Announcement
Vote of Thanks by Ar. Chinnadurai. S

  • 11.15 AM - 12.15 PM
National Anthem
  • 12.15 PM - 01.30 PM

Our Speakers

Dr. Monsingh David Devadas

Principal, MEASI Academy of Architecture, Chennai


Assistant Professor,
Department of Architecture, NIT Trichy

Ar Satprem Maïni

Architect - Director of the Auroville Earth Institute,
UNESCO Chair Earthen Architecture - Representative for Asia


3500 ( 50) per paper for Architects/ Civil Engineers / Other related professionals.

3000 ( 45) per paper for Academicians.

2500 ( 35) per paper for PhD Scholar.

1500 ( 25) per paper for UG and PG Students

1500 ( 25) per person for Co-Authors (A paper can have up to 2 co-authors)

1000 ( 15) per person for participation

Payment for publication in international journals will be extra.

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

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