ARCASIA: 20th Asian Congress of Architects


The ARCASIA 20th Asian Congress of Architects (ACA20) will take place on 17-23 September 2023 in Boracay Island, Philippines. Organised by the United Architects of the Philippines, the event will brings to focus the Asian response to transformative change introduced by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) which aims “to build a new culture: one that embraces complexity, actively manages risk, continually adapts and seeks to learn alongside delivering results” amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

The Congress has launched a call for papers that fit in the theme of the congress – : “Weaving a Future-Ready Environment” – and fall into one of the sub-themes: 

  1. Smart and Innovative Technologies
  2. Community and Social Resilience
  3. Architecture Education Gearing Up for the Future
  4. Resilient and Adaptive Environments
  5. Sustainability and Our Future

The deadline for submissions is 31 May 2023.