Call for abstracts for the ConCave Ph.D. Symposium 2024, which will take place at Georgia Tech, Atlanta on April 4-5, is now open to all Ph.D. students whose work emerges from architecture and related fields. Topics of interest include but are not limited to: 

  •  Theory, History, and Criticism 
  • Architecture, Culture, and Society  
  • Heritage Conservation 
  • Building Technology and Innovation 
  • Computational Design and Digital Fabrication 
  • Artificial Intelligence and Design 
  • Design Pedagogy and Education 
  • Urban Planning and Development 
  • Sustainable and Ecological Design 
  • Human-centered Design and User Experience 

Submission Guidelines:

Abstracts should be no longer than 300 words and must clearly outline the research objectives, methodology, and key findings or contributions. For more information and the submission form, visit 

Important Dates: 

Abstract submission deadline: September 1, 2023
Notification of abstract acceptance: November 1, 2023
Full paper submission deadline: January 1, 2024
Notification of full paper acceptance: February 1, 2024 

 Accepted papers will be published in the symposium proceedings, providing an opportunity for participants to disseminate their research to a wider audience.  

We look forward to receiving your abstracts and welcoming you to the Divergence in Architectural Research Symposium. Join us in exploring the exciting frontiers of architectural research and shaping the future of our field. 

 ConCave Ph.D. Student Group 

 Georgia Institute of Technology
College of Design
School of Architecture
245 4th St NW
Atlanta, GA 30332