First International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design

22-24 February 2005 - King Fahad University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

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- Keynote Speakers - Program - Photo Gallery - Proceedings - Registration - Organization - Reviewers - Venue - Sponsors
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Keynote Speakers

Mark D. Gross

Mark D. Gross is a Professor of Architecture, School of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University. His research interests include understanding design processes and developing computational environments based on this understanding, coordination of team design work, and human-computer interfaces. Gross received an BS in Architectural Design and Ph.D. in Design Theory and Methods, both from MIT. He joined Carnegie Mellon's faculty in September 2004. Prior to Carnegie Mellon, Gross was on the faculty five years at the University of Washington in 1999 where he co-directed the Design Machine Group, and for nine years at the University of Colorado, where he developed a design computing curriculum in the B.ENVD program, and co-founded the Sundance Lab for Computing in Design and Planning. He worked at Negroponte's Architecture Machine Group, Papert's MIT Logo Lab, and Atari Cambridge Research before joining the faculty at Colorado. He is a member of the IEEE, ACM, AAAI, and the Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture.

John Peponis

John Peponis is a Professor of Architecture, College of Architecture, Georgia Institute of Technology, since 1989. He teaches regularly at the School of Architecture, National Technical University of Athens, since 1992. He was born in Athens, Greece, 1955. His Ph.D., 1983; M.Sc., 1977; B.Sc., 1976: all at the Bartlett School of Architecture and Planning, University College, London. He is a registered Architect in Greece since 1982. He is a member of the editorial board of "Environment and Planning (B): Planning and Design" since 1999, of the regional editorial board of "The Journal of Architecture" since 1997, of the "World Society for Ekistics" since 1999. He is a f founding member of the Hellenic Institute of Architecture, 1995.