Call for Projects


June 29, 2016 - July 1, 2016  |  Santiago de Chile
Host School
: Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Escuela de Arquitectura

Conference Chairs:
  Alfredo Andia, Florida International University, USA
  Umberto Bonomo, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  Macarena Cortes, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  Dana Cupkova, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
  Vera Parlac, University of Calgary, Canada


2016 International Conference Accepted Projects



SUBMISSION DEADLINE: February 24, 2016


Call for Research + Design Projects Exhibition

In recognition of the highly visual research and creative work being done by architecture faculty members and practitioners around the world, the Cross Americas Conference will feature a juried Research + Design Projects Exhibition. Educators, practitioners, and advanced graduate students are invited to submit projects and reports on ongoing research, presented in a single PDF image (20" x 30" / 50.8 x 76.2cm, portrait), along with an optional abstract. The submissions will be reviewed by a jury of renowned designers. Accepted projects will be included in a physical exhibition held during the conference and published online after. Additionally, the jury will select a number of projects for special merit awards in Student and Professional categories. 


Project Submission Requirements

Authors are required to submit a poster (PDF or JPEG, 20” x 30” / 50.8 x 76.2cm, portrait orientation) and an optional 500-word abstract. Posters and optional abstracts must be formatted for blind peer review (no names or affiliations). 

The 2016 Cross Americas - ACSA International Conference is open for submissions to any professional, faculty, graduate and doctoral students worldwide. If you are already an ACSA member, please log into the website and complete your submission. If you are not an ACSA member or do not have ACSA credentials, please send an email to or to request credentials for the 2016 International Conference.



 Summer/Fall 2015
     Call for Abstracts Announced
 Fall 2015
   Project Exhibition Announced
 February 24, 2016
   Submission Deadline


For questions please contact: 

Eric Wayne Ellis       Monique Thomason     Allison Smith
Director of Operations and Programs
Programs Manager
Programs Coordinator