The Researchers and Educators involved in eCAADe share a common desire to further research and enrich education in the field of Computer Aided Architectural Design.

If there is information that you would hope to find here and did not find it, please and we will aim to include it, if at all possible.

If you have any suggestions or useful links please let us know, but be aware that we are a not-for-profit organisation.

You may find some of the links below useful:

Research Students

We encourage participation of young researchers, taking PhDs or similar, at our annual conference. As delegates you would get a reduced fee, and we award a prizes to the best papers/presentations at the conference.

You can go here to see the past prize winners and their work.

Research Papers

An archive of past research papers on a wide range of subjects can be accessed through the CUMINCAD archive at

Members of eCAADe can access all of the papers. Non-members can access full papers that are more than two years old.


We do not promote or recommend any particular software environment. But most software companies offer special educational prices if contacted.

Useful links

European Architectural Schools
Comprehensive database of links to European Architectural Schools web sites

Automation in Construction
Automation in Construction is an international journal for the publication of original research papers. The journal publishes refereed material on all aspects pertaining to the use of Information Technologies in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Technologies, and Maintenance and Management of Constructed Facilities.

Automation in Construction is published by Elsevier.

Autodesk Student Community
Access more than 35 free* student software downloads, as well as tutorials and job postings, when you join the Education Community.

*The software is for personal use for education purposes and is not intended for classroom or lab use.

Be Careers Network
Never has the importance of infrastructure been more evident than today. At the same time, design and engineering firms are demanding that the next generation of engineers and architects be prepared to enter the workforce equipped with in-depth knowledge of the technology and tools used to design, build, and operate the infrastructure of tomorrow.

The Be Careers Network offers value to Architecture and Engineering Students, Educators, and Bentley Users


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