Schedule



106th ACSA Annual Meeting  
|  The Ethical Imperative
March 15-17, 2018  |  Denver, Colorado
Co-chairs: Amir Ameri, University of Colorado Denver & Rebecca O’Neal Dagg, Auburn University
Host School: University of Colorado Denver

 

 

Schedule-at-a-glance

Following is the conference schedule, which is subject to change.  Please check back for the most up-to-date information. 
  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14
            9:00am-6:00pm Housing & Community Development Workshop
 

 
THURSDAY, MARCH 15
  10:00am-2:00pm Defining Your Research Workshop
  10:00pm-12:00pm Accreditation Workshop
 

  2:00pm-3:30pm Paper: A Question of Leadership I
 
Paper: The First Hundred Days
 
Paper: Open - Pedagogy
 
Project: Building Behaviors
 
SFS: Special Focus Session
 

  3:30pm-4:00pm Coffee Break
 

  4:00pm-5:30pm Award: Creative Achievement Award
 
Paper: A Question of Leadership II
 
Paper: Drawing in the Post-Digital Era
 
Paper: The Ethics of Neo-Orientalist Architectural Production
 
Project: Housing
 
SFS: Special Focus Session
 

  6:00pm Opening Keynote: Odile Decq
  7:00pm Opening Reception
 

 
FRIDAY, MARCH 16
  9:00am-10:30am Award: Design-Build Award
 
Paper: States of Disrepair / Acts of Repair
 
Paper: A Discipline Adrift?
 
Paper: Open - Ethics
 
Project: Media Investigations
 
SFS: Special Focus Session
 
Workshop: New Faculty Workshop I
 

  10:30am-11:00am Coffee Break
 

  11:00am-12:30pm Award: Housing Design Education Award
 
Paper: States of Disrepair / Acts of Repair
 
Paper: Ecological Ethics (and the Role of the Architect) I
 
Paper: Ethics, Development and Donald Trump
 
Project: Architecture in an Expanded Field, from Interiors to Landscapes
 
SFS: Special Focus Session
    Workshop: New Faculty Workshop II
     
  12:30pm-2:00pm  Lunch (on your own) 
     
  2:00pm-3:30pm  Award: Distinguished Professor Award 
    Paper: On the Advantages and Disadvantages of Instrumentality for Architecture 
    Paper: Ecological Ethics (and the Role of the Architect) II 
    Paper: Open - Technology 
    Project: History/Theory 
    SFS: Special Focus Session 
     
  3:30pm-4:00pm  Coffee Break  
     
  4:00pm-5:30pm  Regional Caucuses
      Northeast, Mid Atlantic, Gulf, East Central, West Central, West, Canada 
  5:30pm-6:30pm  ACSA Business Meeting 
     
  6:30pm-7:30pm  Awards Reception 
  7:30pm  Topaz Keynote: Jorge Silvetti
     
  SATURDAY, MARCH 17   
  8:00am-9:00am  Tau Sigma Delta Breakfast & Annual Meeting  
     
  9:00am-10:30am  Award: Faculty Design Award 
    Paper: Architecture of the other 99%?   
    Paper: Ecological Ethics (and the Role of the Architect) III   
    Paper: Disciplinary Hybrids: Landscape as Architecture. Architecture as Landscape   
    Project: Materials   
    SFS: Special Focus Session   
     
  10:30am-11:00am  Coffee Break 
     
  11:00am-12:30pm  Award: New Faculty Teaching Award 
    Paper: Neither Form Nor Place: The Case for Space I
    Paper: History and Theory as Methods of Ethical Engagement? 
    Paper: Open - History/Theory 
    Project: Urbanism 
    SFS: Special Focus Session 
     
  12:30pm-2:30pm  Lunch (on your own) 
     
  2:30pm-4:00pm  Award: Collaborative Practice Award 
    Paper: Neither Form Nor Place: The Case for Space II
    Paper: The Next Digital Turn: Identifying Inequalities 
    Paper: Product / Process:  Balancing the Deliverables in Academic Design/Build
    Project: Open
    SFS: Special Focus Session 
     
  4:00pm-4:30pm  Coffee Break  
     
  4:30pm-6:00pm  Award: Practice + Leadership Award
    Paper: By Any Means Necessary 
    Paper: Open - Urbanism
    Paper: Educating for Hubris or Humility? 
    Project: Design Research in the Studio Context
    SFS: Special Focus Session 
     
  6:30pm-7:30pm  TSD Gold Medal & Closing Keynote: Todd Williams & Billie Tsien 
  7:30pm  University of Colorado Denver - Closing Party