International Conference on Architecture, Built Environment & Urban Planning 2018  

National Level Design Competition on Building Sustainable, Inclusive Cities of the Future

Green Concepts, Products  & Accessories - Expo 2018 

Sep 21-22, 2018

Venue : IMRF Vijayawada Chapter , Hotel Midcity Conference Hall, 

Near Bus Stand, Vijayawada,  Andhra Pradesh,  India

Venue is Shifted from Hotel Manorama to Hotel Midcity for More Space due to Good Volume of Attendance

For more Details


Guests & Speakers


Ar.Christopher Benninger

Prof. K. Jaisim

Dr.Ramprasad Akkisetti

Prof.Dr.Ramesh Srikonda



Welcome to ARCPLN - 2018

International Conference on Architecture, Built Environment & Urban Planning 2018  


ARCPLN -2018

The International Conference on Architecture, Built Environment & Urban Planning 2018  and National Level Design Competition  (ARCPLN -2018) is organized  by  International  Multidisciplinary  Research  Foundation  -  IMRF  India  shall be  one of the significant conferences in Architects and Planners Community held in conjunction with the Peer Reviewed Journal  - Engineering Sciences International Research Journal (Refereed Journal - Impact Factor 2.54 ) to reflect the pioneering state of research in Architecture, Planning and Allied Disciplines .    


Call for Papers

Original research papers in  Architecture, Architectural Conservation, Building Engineering and Management, Landscape Architecture, Housing, Urban Design,  Industrial Design, Physical Planning , Urban Planning , Transport Planning and Allied Disciplines from Students , Post Graduate Students, Research Scholars, Faculty, Industry and subject experts are invited for presentation. ​


Submission of Abstracts

Participants intending to present papers in conference are requested to submit soft copy of the abstract incorporating the motivation, method of solution and important findings of their investigation to


Presentation (Participation is for limited number)

1. Delegates can present by Power Point Presentation (PPT) 12 min including queries.


Publication                                                                                                                                                     Fee

1. Peer Reviewed (Refereed) - Engineering Sciences International Research Journal -----1500/- With ISSN 2320-4338 | Publication will be issued right in the Conference Itself  

2. SCOPUS, Web of Science, etc. | Publication will be issued Post Conference ---Respective Journal Cost                                                 


Important Dates

Last date to submit Abstract /Full Paper                    :  17/09/2018

Last date to Register                                                        :  18/09/2018





Note 1 : In Journal & Book respectively the fee covers upto 5 Pages and any pages extra than 5 , print charges for each page is Rs.200 / 5 USD

Note 2 : More Papers can be presented by registering each paper for Rs.1500 / USD 50

Note 3 : For Listener Participants the fee is same as the Registration Fee notified

National Level Design Competition 

National Level Design Competition on Building Sustainable, Inclusive Cities of the Future

Theme :

The present technological trends and transforming socio cultural values and government agendas to consider how they can help to craft "sustainable lifestyles", the planning , construction, architecture and building inclusive societies are contemplate the built environment of future. Growing populations, natural disasters, unaffordable energy prices and scarcity of resources are just some items on the list of challenges to be addressed including climate change. The competition is proposed in the field of architecture and the built environment, focuses on future society, how cities, buildings and infrastructure should be designed and built, how institutions and systems of regulation should be improved to provide a good living environment and good opportunities to develop inclusive neighborhood in fringe areas / new development areas with supporting facilities for the population of 6000 in the extent of 4 hectors. The participants may choose an urban fringe area of any city of their choice to develop a conceptual neighborhood to house the said population in the given extent of land to address the above challenges. Entries will be judged by the panel of experts based on a variety of criteria broadly covering Innovative thought, contextual considerations, functionality, livability, regeneration, inclusivity, energy efficiency and to absorb the future trends and incremental growth of the dwellings for different economic groups of the neighborhood.



1.    A brief report of A4 size with double spacing, times new roman founts of 12 not exceeding 5 pages.

2.    The drawings of A1 size not exceeding 4 nos in black and white. Scale 1:500 for layout and other items may be of 1: 200

3.    Views may be presented in one A1 size sheet in color or in black and white.


Entries are invited in Single or Group (Group shall not be more than 3 members, Mentor can be included in the Group ) from

1.  UG Students (subject to submission of Identity Certificate(s)) and

2.  PG & Scholars below 35 years of Age (subject to submission of Identity Certificate and Date of Birth Certificate)


Awards : From each Category First and Second are selected for IMRF Design Awards


Submissions by Courier or Post @

IMRF, # 1-90, Near VTPS Main Gate, Ibrahimpatnam, Vijayawada 521456, Andhra Pradesh


Each Entry shall submit

1.  Registration Form/Forms (in case of Group) – Download the Form from

2.  Registration Fee – Download the Payment Methods from

3.  Brief Report - as Specified in Deliverables (Above)

4.  Drawings of A1 size not exceeding 4 nos - as Specified in Deliverables (Above)

5.    Views may be presented in one A1 size sheet - as Specified in Deliverables (Above)

Entry Registration 




Note 1 :  In Case of Group Each Participant has to Register with Student (1000/-) PG & Scholars (1500/-)

Note 2 : Those who are participating in Competition  they are eligible to participate in the Conference without any Conference Registration Fees


Exhibitors / Sponsors 

Green Concepts, Products  & Accessories - Expo 2018


The products and accessories developed on the basis of the green concept can be allowed to display in the stalls of size 8’-0” x 9’-0” approximately. However the interested companies can book their stalls on or before the specified dates below. The expo will helpful mutually for promoting the green built up environment to reduce the carbon emissions and to promote clean development. The expo is is opened excessively for the invited professional participants from 9.30 am to 3.30 pm and thereafter it can even open to public for the benefit of the society. The expo may focus on alternative technology in construction, appropriate building materials, HVAC and other energy efficient accessories, gadgets and green products.

Final Bird Booking : On or Before 15/09/2018

For further information on Booking the stalls

You are requested to

Contact +91 9533421234, 9618777011

Venue Details


Note : Conference Venue is shifted from Hotel Manorama to Hotel Midcity


Hotel Midcity

Opp All India Radio Station, Passport Office Building

MG Road (Bunder Road ), Vijayawada


5 Minutes Drive - 3 Kms from Bus Station

10 Minutes Drive - 4 Kms from Railways Station 

25 Minutes Drive - 20 Kms from Vijayawada Airport

Accommodation at Hotel Midcity 

One Can Refer that Your are attending IMRF Architecture Conference and

Avail 20 % Direct Discount if you book with Hotel

Drop Your Reservation on

Front Office Numbers : 9951516666 , 9951519444

Front Office Manager Number : 9951519555

Conference Organizers Contact 


If you need more information, have questions, or would like to offer a suggestion, please be in touch.

You can contact us via phone, email.
 We’ll get back to you as soon as possible. 
Tel: +91 9618777011, +91 9533421234

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Note : IMRF India is the main organizers, So all correspondence is done from IMRF HQ at Vijayawada, Amaravathi, Andhra Pradesh, India




                                                      UG Student Entry Fee          PG Student Entry Fee

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Last Date : 15/09/2018                             2000/-                                     2500/-

Each Person in Group                              1000/-                                     1500/-

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