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2017 Biennial TRIKONA Conference: VERNACULAR

  • 16:08 - 1 February, 2017
2017 Biennial TRIKONA Conference: VERNACULAR
2017 Biennial TRIKONA Conference: VERNACULAR, Conference: VERNACULAR
Conference: VERNACULAR

TRIKONA is a biennial multicultural event organised at MIDAS Architecture College located in a sprawling 600-acre-township. The three day conference and sports-cum-cultural gala event is organized from 03 to 05 March 2017 with 2500 participants from all over India and abroad. The title of the conference in 2017 is VERNACULAR.

Dates: 03-04 March 2017
Venue: ECR, Swarnabhoomi, Kancheepuram District, TN-INDIA

Vernacular means native – it defines the soul of any environment, culture, architecture, language, cuisine, and lifestyle. It is a common identity of the place which will be sustainable and energy efficient. In this data-revolution packed century, the world has become a global village, and traditions and cultures have lost their local distinctiveness. Vernacular traditions in any field are a creative process developed by the interpretation of local knowledge, geographic opportunities, challenges, and past experiences, which are negotiated and adapted by generations to the meet the needs of the time. This conference will bring persons from architecture and allied fields to speak on their experience and research. It will also encourage scholars, and activists to present papers, which would be published as a journal.

Sub-topics:
Vernacular Style in Contemporary Architecture
Vernacular Architecture
• Landscape and Gardens
• Language & Architecture
Music & Architecture
• Art & Architecture
• Place-Making
• Construction & Materials
• Sustainable Transportation
• Natural Resource & Management
• Sustainable Technology suitable to location
• Indigenous Knowledge & Disaster Management

The conference invites research papers or posters from professionals, scholars, and students of architecture and allied fields of engineering and life-science – organized with parallel sessions with keynote speakers’ presentations, with separate posters display area.

Each selected paper presenter will be provided with accommodation, boarding, and economy class Air-ticket or 2nd AC train fare.

Important Dates:

  • A1-Poster Submission: 10-Feb-2017 
  • Presentation Dates: 03-04 March 2017

Contact Details:
Email: conference@midas.ac.in
Tel: +91-7358000752

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Cite: "2017 Biennial TRIKONA Conference: VERNACULAR" 01 Feb 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/804537/2017-biennial-trikona-conference-vernacular/> ISSN 0719-8884