eCAADe announces the 8th eCAADe grant for young researchers

We invite young researchers studying in Europe who have not yet received the eCAADe grant, never presented at an eCAADe conference and will not present at eCAADe 2018 in Lodz ( to submit their approved PHD proposal and a motivation statement (together 500 to 1500 words in one abstract plus one optional JPEG file). The PhD has to be in the wide field of computational technologies in research and education for architecture and related profession. You will attend a pre-conference PHD workshop where you will present your work and discuss with experienced colleagues.

The Workshop is most valuable for PhD students in the earlier stages of the work and NOT mainly intended to be a presentation of an already finished PhD. The Workshop 2018 will be held at the eCAADe conference in Lodz on Tuesday 18/09/2018. The grant consists of a subsidy of 400 Euro to cover your travel expenses and of a special students registration to attend the conference afterwards.

Please submit your application solely via

The deadline for application: 15/05/2018

Notification of acceptance: 14/06/2018

Note that “local students” that are resident or studying in Lodz will receive no travel subsidy.

Previous years winners

2015 Vienna

Timo Carl
Ugo Maria Coraglia
Julia Forster
Paul Goodship
Herbert Peter
Mina Tahsiri
Marta Wierzcholska

2014 Newcastle

João Ventura Salvador Lopes
Ladislava Sobková

2013 Delft

Marie Davidova
Stefano Cursi
Alessia Riccobono
Sara Garcia

Delft local students – reduced grant
Tijjani Zubairu
Ioannis Chatzikonstantinou

2012 Prague

Tiemen Strobbe
Manuella Ianni
Stanimira Markova
Chrysanthu Papasaranatou

2011 Ljubljana

Shady Attia – A Decision tool for Zero Energy Buildings in Egypt
Ioanna Symeonidou – Digital Fabrication and Design Systems
Mark Lindquist – Responses to Sound in Virtual Environments
M. Piedade Ferreira – Embodied €motions: a path to expand Architectural Conciousness
Anna Laskari – Multidimensional Structures for Spatial Comparative Analysis