Conference Chair
M. Saleh Uddin, PhD (

Host School Organizing Committee
Ameen Farooq, PhD,
Kennesaw State University
Arash Soleimani, PhD., Kennesaw State University
Arief Setiawan, PhD., Kennesaw State University
Bronne Dytoc, Kennesaw State University
Chris Welty, AIA, Kennesaw State University
Kathryn Bedette, AIA, Kennesaw State University
Michael Carroll, Kennesaw State University
Saleh Uddin, PhD., Kennesaw State University
Zamila Karimi, Kennesaw State University
Dorianne Gutierrez, Office Support, Arch Dept

Paper Review Committee (by country)
Laurent Lescop, PhD, E d’Architec Nantes, France
Barbara E A Piga, PhD, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Daniele Villa, PhD, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Eugenio Morello, PhD, Politecnico di Milano,Italy
JiYoung Cho, PhD, Kyunghee University, Korea
Jack Breen , PhD, TU Delft, The Netherlands
Anetta Kep-Walczak, PhD, Lodz U of Tech, Poland
Gökçen F. Yücel, PhD, Istanbul Aydin U, Turkey
Murat Şahin, PhD, Özyeğin Univ, İstanbul,Turkey
Brian Dougan, American Univ of Sharzah, UAE
Danilo Di Mascio, PhD, Uni of Huddersfield, UK
Ameen Farooq, PhD, Kennesaw State Univ, USA
Arash Soleimani, PhD, Kennesaw State Univ, USA
Arief Setiawan, PhD, Kennesaw State Univ, USA
Bronne Dytoc, Kennesaw State University, USA
Chris Welty, AIA, Kennesaw State University, USA
Eric Todd Inglert, AIA, University of Cincinnati, USA
Henry Sorenson, Montana State University, USA
Joern Langhorst, Univ of Colorado Denver, USA
Kathryn Bedette, AIA, Kennesaw State Univ, USA
Lora Kim, RA, Wentworth Institute of Tech, USA
Michael Carroll, Kennesaw State University, USA
Michael K Chisamore, The Univ of Memphis, USA
Michel Mounayar, Ball State University, USA
Moh’d Bilbeisi, Oklahoma State University, USA
Pegah Zamani, PhD, Kennesaw State Univ, USA
Rebecca O'Neal Daag, Auburn University, USA
Saleh Uddin, PhD, Kennesaw State Univ, USA
Salim Elwazani, PhD, AIA, Bowling Green S U, USA So-Yeon Yoon, PhD, Cornell University, USA
Simon Bussiere, University of Hawaii, USA
Steven Juroszek, Montana State University, USA
Tom Lesko, Wentworth University, USA
Zamila Karimi, Kennesaw State Univ, USA
Zuzanna Karczewska, Montana State Univ, USA



Day 01, October 20, 2021 (Wednesday)

• 2:00 PM: 3 Workshops.
Mark O’Bryan: iPad Sketching,
Lynn Craig: Urban Sketching,
Matt Haffner & Liz Martin: Architectural Photography: The Pixel is the New Brick

• 4:30 PM Welcome. Opening. Host Committee/Organizers
Location: Design-II Auditorium or Zoom
Keynote 01: Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design – Mehrdad Yazdani
6:00 PM Reception & Hors D’oeuvres (Architecture Gallery)

Day 02, October 21, 2021 (Thursday)

• 8:30 - 9:00 AM Welcome. Conference Open
• 9:00 - 10:15 AM Parallel Paper Sessions 1A, 1B, 1C. (11 papers)
• 10:15 - 10:30 AM Coffee Break
• 10:30 - 11:45 AM Parallel Paper Sessions 2A, 2B, 2C. (11 papers)
• 12:00 - 1:15 PM Parallel Paper Sessions 3A, 3B, 3C. (12 papers)
• 2:00 PM: 3 Workshops:
Frank Ching: Freehand Drawing,
Peili Wang: Water Color,
Henry Sorenson: Digital Sketching

• 5:00 PM Keynote 2: Dencity - Bryan Russell
Location: M-100, Textiles Auditorium or Zoom

Day 03, Friday, October 22, 2021

• 8:30 - 9:00 Welcome. Conference Open
• 9:00 - 10:15 Parallel Paper Sessions 4A, 4B, 4C. (12 papers)
• 10:15 - 10:30 Coffee Break
• 10:30 - 11:45 Parallel Paper & Poster Sessions 5A, 5B, 5C. (6 papers + Poster Presentations)
• 11:45 - 12:00 Coffee Break
• 12:00 - 1:15 Parallel Paper Sessions 6A, 6B, 6C. (12 papers)
• 1:15 - 2:30 Lunch. Business Meeting for Invited DCA officers and selected registered participants
• 2:45 - 4:00 Parallel Paper Session 7A, 7B, 7C. (11papers)

• 4:30 PM Keynote 03: BIG | Bjarke Ingels Group – Kai-Uwe Bergmann
Location: Design-II Auditorium or Zoom
• 6:30 PM Conference Closing Dinner, Design Drawing Awards, Beginning Design, EAEA, DCA Conference Announcements, and Acknowledgements
Location: Architecture Gallery