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 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:
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.
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.
European Architectural Schools
Comprehensive database of links to European Architectural Schools web sites
CADD Education Center
This site is dedicated to CAD education and provides important information for CAD students and professionals. It offers a free CAD tutorial and a free book on CAD. CADDPRIMER.COM also links to important CAD resources on the Internet.
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.
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.
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