CALL FOR ABSTRACTS / PAPERS - eCAADe 007 - abstracts due Feb 01,

eCAADe 2007: The 25th Annual Conference of Education and Research in
Computer Aided Architectural Design in Europe

Theme:     Predicting the future
Dates:     September 26-29, 2007
Hosts:     FH Wiesbaden and FH Frankfurt, Germany
Website:   http://www.fab.fh-wiesbaden.de/ecaade007

Digital tools can support the whole design process from the early
phases through to final production. They enable the project
participants to gain a better understanding of ideas and issues
throughout all project phases.
The focus of the eCAADe 2007 conference is that of tools and methods
that support the whole range of participants from laymen to
specialists in communicating, planning, costing and realizing built
projects in all of the architectural fields.
Abstracts and research papers on all topics related to
computer-aided design and simulation are invited for submission.
Areas of interest that we invite papers on include:
-      CAAD Curriculum
-      City Modelling
-      Collaborative Design
-      Digital Aids to Design Creativity
-      Digital Applications in Construction
-      Generative Design
-      Human-Computer Interaction
-      Mass Customization
-      Modes of Production
-      Pervasive Computing
-      Precedence and Prototypes
-      Prediction and Evaluation
-      Research, Education and Practice
-      Shape Studies
-      User Participation in Design
-      Virtual Architecture
-      Virtual Reality
-      Web-Based Design
-      as well as other related fields.

Important Dates:
-      Call for papers: October 1, 2006
-      Deadline for abstracts: February 1, 2007
-      Notification of acceptance: April 1, 2007
-      Deadline for full papers: June 1, 2007
-      Conference: September 26-29, 2007

Frankfurt, Germany
Frankfurt, the "financial capital" of Germany and city of fairs is
located at the river Main. The architecture ranges from historical
sites like Roemer, Dome or Paulskirche to the latest high-rise
architecture. A wide range of museums including the German
Architecture Museum are located at the museum riverbank. The city is
surrounded by world culture heritage areas like the "Upper Middle
Rhine Valley".

Excellent travel conditions with direct flight connections from
major cities around the world as well as direct train connections
within Europe make it a good base for trips.

Further information is available at the conference website
http://www.fab.fh-wiesbaden.de/ecaade007. For any questions don't
hesitate to contact the conference organizers at:
[email protected]

On behalf of the organization committee, welcome to Frankfurt,

Joachim Kieferle and Karen Ehlers