Conference Chair
M. Saleh Uddin, PhD (

Host School Organizing Committee

Paper Review Committee
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


The Department of Architecture, Kennesaw State University (Marietta campus) is the host of 2020 DCA Conference. The location is about 27 miles north of Atlanta International Airport. The contact address is: Department of Architecture, Kennesaw State University. Building N, Rm. 120. 1100 South Marietta Pkwy. Marietta, GA 30060. USA. Phone: (678) 915-7253 . Fax: (678) 915-7228.

The various activities of the conference may be scheduled in three architecture buildings that are within the walking distances. The main architecture building N will be the point of contact for registration and all other information.

Main Architecture Building N (left image) and Building N Gallery (right image)


For air travel you will be coming to “Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport”. The distance from airport to conference venue is about 27 miles. A ride in UberX would rougly cost $37.

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the busiest and most efficient airport in the world and, by some accounts, the best in North America. Hartsfield-Jackson is a global gateway, offering nonstop service to more than 150 domestic and 70 international destinations. These locales include major commercial centers in Europe, Asia, the Caribbean, Africa, and South and Central America. ATL also holds the distinction of being the first airport in the world to serve more than 100 million passengers in a single year.


Special hotel discounted rates (at least for two hotels) will be secured for DCA 2021 registered participants at a later date.  Tentative 2021 DCA Conference Hotel Options will be Hilton, Radission, and Mariott (Renaissance Waverly), all within 1 to 6 miles from conference venue. Free shuttle services from conference hotel to conference venue will be provided at scheduled times. Please visit conference website at www. for updated information on hotel options.

Hilton Atlanta/Marietta Hotel & Conference Center
500 Powder Springs St, Marietta, GA 30064
Phone: (770) 427-2500

Web Link:

Radission Hotel Atlanta NW  (less than a mile from conference venue)
1775 Parkway Place SE, Marietta, GA, 30067
Phone: (770) 420-3533
Web Link:

Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel & Convention Center
2450 Galleria Pkwy SE , Atlanta, GA 30339
Phone(770) 953-4500
Web Link: