SPACE International Conference 2019 on Housing

SPACE International Conference 2019 on Housing will be held in London between 29 November and 1st December 2019. We hope that the conference will be an ideal platform to discuss the recent advances and research results in the fields of Housing and all related areas such as architecture, policy studies, education, interior architecture, city planning and urban studies, social sciences, engineering so forth.

Call for Papers

SPACE Studies of Planning and Architecture invites researchers, policymakers and social partners to share knowledge from their fields of expertise according to the themes of the Conference which include, but are not limited to:

TOPICS

Housing

Housing Design

Housing Policy

Housing Policy Implications

Financing

Housing Ownership Structures

Affordable Housing

Social Housing

Housing Management

Civic Participation and Governance

Gated Communities

Housing Construction

Squatters / Slums

Housing and Sustainable Development

Regeneration of Residential Areas

Politics, Social Change and Housing

Transformation of Residential Areas

New Ideas in Housing Design

Equality, Inequality and Housing

Social Policy and Housing

Housing and Instruments of NGOs

Globalisation and Housing

Race, Gender, Ethnicity and Housing Issues

Industry, economy and Housing

Housing Needs of Immigrants and Refugees

Submission and Guidelines

All accepted abstracts and all full papers will be published in the conference e-proceedings with ISBN. The hard-copy version of the Conference E-Proceedings will also be published and can be purchased either in the Registration process or during the Conferences. Selected papers will be accepted through a double-blind reviewed process and will be published electronically with ISSN in SPACE International Journal on Space Studies in Architecture and Urban Design.

We will submit the proceedings and the journal to be indexed in the Thomson Reuters, SCOPUS, The Avery Index, Google scholar and CiteULike for possible Indexing.

Guidelines are available for papers that will be submitted to SPACE Conferences. These guidelines form the lay-out of the paper, involve title, abstract (maximum of 300 words), keywords, sections and headings, tables, figures, equations, acknowledgements, references, placement of names of authors and co-authors and the length of the paper which should be no more than 10 pages including all text (abstract and main body), figures, tables and references. You can download abstract and full paper templates. The abstracts and the full papers should be sent to [email protected]

Important Dates

Call for Papers

Date passed

Abstract Submission Deadline

Date passed

Notification of Acceptance

Date passed

Early-Bird Registration Deadline

Date passed

Full-Paper Submission Deadline

Date passed

Late Registration Deadline

Date passed

Presentation Submission Deadline (For Virtual Presentation Category)

Date passed

Conference Dates

Date passed

Programme

Keynote Speakers

Cynthia Musafili Wright
Co-Founder | Director Public Relations of Building Communities Initiatives (BCI)

Cynthia is the Co-Founder | Director Public Relations of Building Communities Initiatives (BCI). Cynthia is a Global Purpose Leader, Global Speaker, Author, Philanthropist, Social Care organisational strategist, Aged Care Consultant, founder of capacity building social enterprise Regions International and currently the 2019 & 2020 Australia Day Ambassador, Female Wave of Change Australia Ambassador, and Innovate Africa Australia Country leader.
Cynthia is passionate about creating a positive impact in the world by creating purposeful leaders. Her success in her Career and Business comes down to her ability to build and maintain partnerships and collaborations; Her success in life is attributed by the connections she creates with others and the extent to which she can give and receive.
She has created success in her roles as Clinical Consultant in Corporate Australia, with more than a decade senior experience in the social care industry.
Cynthia has also created numerous successful roles for herself: Chief Operating Officer of the Skilled Migrant Professionals Magazine with over 13K subscribers; Editor-in-Chief of Australia’s very first African fashion magazine Face of Africa Australia Magazine: and Creative Director in collaboration with numerous well-known names in the Australian fashion and arts industry.
Cynthia’s leadership is strengthened by her communication and negotiation skills as well as her ability to remain calm under pressure. She manages multiple teams and leads with a focus to motivate and empower by creating more leaders, social change makers and platforms were people can learn and grow.
Cynthia’s passion in social care has seen her develop community engagement welfare programs in Australia and Africa. She is currently the Zambian Aged Care Ambassador, a member of the Australian Institute of Company directors and TedxPerth Partnerships Manager.
“Our purpose in life is to help others. Affordable Housing solutions through innovative design and engineering is vital for global economic growth especially in emerging nations. We cannot limit our ability to create beautiful spaces by using limiting practices. We build self-sustaining communities to bring back the pride for human existence.” (Cynthia Musafili Wright)

Venue and Accommodation

SPACE International Conferences take place in The City of London. The City of London, the capital of United Kingdom is a year-round tourist destination as it is the largest city in Europe and located astride the famous river of Thames. SPACE International Conferences in 2019 will be held at Docksland Academy, which is is a modern English Language and Higher Education Academy close to London’s financial district in Canary Wharf.

HOW TO GET TO THERE

Docklands Academy

11 Selsdon Way, City Harbour, London E14 9GL United Kingdom

* SPACE Studies of Planning and Architecture has every right to change the Conference Venue according to any changes that may occur in the conditions. Please do follow the updates from our website.

Registration

  Early-Bird Registration Fees Late Registration Fees
Authors (Students) £225 £250
Authors (Regular) £450 £500
Oral Presentation Only (Students) £150 £175
Oral Presentation Only (Regular) £300 £350
Virtual Presentation (Students) £195 £220
Virtual Presentation (Regular) £350 £375
Listeners (Students) £110 £135
Listeners (Regular) £225 £275
Accompanying Person £300 £350
Additional Page £30 £30
Additional Paper (Students) £150 £150
Additional Paper (Regular) £300 £300
E-Proceeding £15 £15
Paperback Proceeding £40 £40
Dinner for Listeners £30 £30
NOTES FOR CATEGORIES

Authors’ category: In this category, the author should send her/his full paper before the related deadline and present his/her study personally at the conference. Category includes access to all sessions and session discussions, paper presentation (oral), conference e-proceedings, presentation certificate, coffee breaks, lunches and dinner (network gala dinner), conference bag and accessories.

Oral presentation category: In this category, the author present his/her study personally at the conference but will not send full-paper of his/her work as only the abstract of the study will be published in conference proceedings. Additionally, Poster Presentations should be registered from this category. Category includes access to all sessions and session discussions, paper presentation (oral & poster), conference e-proceedings, presentation certificate, coffee breaks, lunches and dinner (network gala dinner), conference bag and accessories.

Virtual presentation category: In this category, the author should send her/his full paper before the related deadline and present his/her study virtually at the conference. The information for preparation of virtual presentations are given directly to the ones registered from this category. Category includes conference e-proceedings, and virtual presenter certificate.

Listeners’ category includes access to all sessions and session discussions, listener certificate, coffee breaks and lunch/es.

  Early-Bird Registration Fees Late Registration Fees
Authors (Students) £155 £175
Authors (Regular) £315 £350
Oral Presentation Only (Students) £105 £120
Oral Presentation Only (Regular) £210 £245
Virtual Presentation (Student) £125 £145
Virtual Presentation £245 £265
Listeners (Students) £75 £90
Listeners (Regular) £155 £190
Accompanying Person £275 £300
Additional Page £20 £20
Additional Paper (Student) £120 £120
Additional Paper (Regular) £210 £210
E-Proceeding £12.75 £12.75
Paperback Proceeding £34 £34
Dinner for Listeners £30 £30
NOTES FOR CATEGORIES

Authors’ category: In this category, the author should send her/his full paper before the related deadline and present his/her study personally at the conference. Category includes access to all sessions and session discussions, paper presentation (oral), conference e-proceedings, presentation certificate, coffee breaks, lunches and dinner (network gala dinner), conference bag and accessories.

Oral presentation category: In this category, the author present his/her study personally at the conference but will not send full-paper of his/her work as only the abstract of the study will be published in conference proceedings. Additionally, Poster Presentations should be registered from this category. Category includes access to all sessions and session discussions, paper presentation (oral & poster), conference e-proceedings, presentation certificate, coffee breaks, lunches and dinner (network gala dinner), conference bag and accessories.

Virtual presentation category: In this category, the author should send her/his full paper before the related deadline and present his/her study virtually at the conference. The information for preparation of virtual presentations are given directly to the ones registered from this category. Category includes conference e-proceedings, and virtual presenter certificate.

Listeners’ category includes access to all sessions and session discussions, listener certificate, coffee breaks and lunch/es.

CANCELLATION
CANCELLATION TIMEREFUNDING PERCENTAGE
60 days before the conference75% of the registration fee (additional pages and papers included)
Less than 60 but more than 30 days before the conference50% of the registration fee (additional pages and papers included)
less than 30 days before the conferencenone

Please, note that all the transaction costs are taken from the canceler’s refund balance and refund is done after the conference.

 
GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT REGISTRATION
  • One regular registration with one or more additional papers has only one conference e-proceedings if its category includes.
  • If the paper has more than one authors, all the authors attending to the conference should register to the conference by paying the related category fee.
  • All poster presentations should be registered in Oral Presentation Category.
  • Invitation letters will only be issued once participant’s registration and payment have been completed.
  • Invitation letters will be sent by e-mail.
  • All full-papers should be written on the given full-paper template within the 10 pages limit. In the contrary case, the full-papers will taken into the template format and additional pages generated due to the full-paper template will be charged to the participant at the Conference Registration Desk during the conference. It is the responsibility of the author to comply with the writing rules.
  • Conference e-proceedings and virtual presenter certificate will be sent to Virtual Presenters after the conference.
  • Listeners can register and pay their registration fee at the conference registration desk during the conference.
  • For any other questions please write to [email protected]
 
MANUAL REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT VIA BANK TRANSFER

In order to do registration and pay the registration fee via bank transfer please follow the instructions given below.

  • Please fill the Registration Form and send a copy of the remittance to [email protected] If you are a student please remember to add supporting documents stating your studentship. The document should be taken from the related university authority so please note that student IDs are not accepted.
  • Please deposit your conference registration fee to the following bank account. If you want to be a member and register to the conference as a member, then you can pay conference and membership fees at once. Note that without this guarantee your registration isn’t recognized:


Bank Account Information
Account Holder: SPACE STUDIES OF PLANNING AND ARCHITECTURE LTD.
Bank Name: METRO BANK
Sort Code: 23-05-80
Account No: 28021415
SWIFTBIC: MYMBGB2L
IBAN: GB58 MYMB 2305 8028 0214 15

  • After payment of registration fees by Bank Transaction you have to send the receipt of the Bank to our e-mail.
  • Please mention your Name, Surname, SPACE Conference and/or membership registration in the explanation part of the Bank Receipt.
  • Please remember that your date of payment states Early Bird or Late Registration, not the date Registration form filled.
  • The invoices will be sent by mail.
  • The conference secretariat has to receive the exact amount of registration fees. If not, the participant has to pay the balance due at the registration desk. Therefore, the participant has to add some Stirling Pounds for the international transaction cost. Any addition received will be reimbursed at the Registration Desk.