2015 - Starting I International Conference


Registration is open. Please submit your abstracts.

Welcome to the official website of the 2015 International Conference on Environmental Design. The Conference will be held in March 2015 at the Agrigento (Italy). It will bring together  innovative academics and experts in the field of Environmental Design for an international meeting. The aim of this conference is to promote environmental design, to create a theoretical base of the utilization and implementation of sources. Another goal is to promote research in the field of Environmental Design, to facilitate the exchange of new ideas in these fields and to create a dialogue between scientists and practitioners. Please submit your abstract. It will be reviewed by the editors of the International Scientific Journal and independent reviewers.

All the selected papers will be published in Proceedings in E-Format and are eligible for free publication in the Journal of Environmental Science.

Topics will include, but will not be limited to

  1. Visual, Haptic and Urban design | Color_Light_Plan_Achitecture_Garden_City scape_Land scape
  1. The technology of innovative materials | Nano_Surfaces
  1. Product design | Product and Urban Design, Reception
  1. Communication | Multimedia
  1. Service design | System



Organizational Committee

  • Mario Bisson
  • Federico Picone
  • Riccardo Culotta
  • Luigi Rossi

Scientific Director

  • Prof. Mario Bisson - Politecnico di Milano (Italy)

International Scientific Committee

  • Prof. Francesco Zurlo | Politecnico di Milano (Italia)
  • Prof. Daniela Calabi | Politecnico di Milano (Italia)
  • Prof. Barbara Del Curto | Politecnico di Milano (Italia)
  • Prof. Alessandro Rocca | Politecnico di Milano (Italia)
  • Prof. Giuseppe Amoruso | Politecnico di Milano (Italia)
  • Prof. Giovanni Anceschi | IUAV (Italia)
  • Prof. Philippe Daverio | Università di Palermo (Italia)
  • Prof. Gianfranco Tuzzolino | Università di Palermo (Italia)
  • Prof. Dario Russo | Università di Palermo (Italia)
  • Dott. Ing. Giorgio De Ponti | EPTA Group (Italia)
  • Prof. Andreas Faoro | Delft University of technology (Olanda)
  • Prof. Clice de Toledo Sanjar Mazzilli | Università di San Paolo (Brasile)
  • Prof. Tomasz Jelensky | Cracow University of Technology (Polonia)
  • Prof. Ali Abughanimeh | University of Jordan (Giordania)
  • Prof. Frida Pashako | Polytechnic University of Albania       (Albania)
  • Prof. Ozgur Dincyurek | Eastern Mediterranean University (Cipro)
  • Prof. Savita Raje | School of Planning and Architecture  (India)



Please fill out the registration form and submit it. In case you need an invitation for visa purpose, your registration form should be sent together with the receipt of the full payment. You can register without submitting the abstract. WE ARE NON - PROFIT ORGANISATION AND NOT IN A POSITION TO SPONSOR ANY DELEGATES

Registration Fees

Fee until 01.10.2014
Fee from 01.10.2014
Participant (Oral Presentation)
EUR 250, 00
EUR 300, 00
Phd student
EUR 200, 00
EUR 200, 00
Keynote speaker
Poster Presentation (with attendance)
EUR 200, 00
EUR 250, 00
Poster Presentation (without attendance)
EUR 100, 00
EUR 130, 00
Accompanying Persons *
EUR 100, 00
EUR 100, 00
Agrigento sightseeing tour


Participant’s registration fee includes:

  • Admission to all scientific sessions
  • Congress materials
  • Coffee, tee breaks
  • Opening Ceremony
  • Publication of scientific materials in e-format
  • Agrigento sightseeing tour

* Participation fee of accompanying persons does not include attendance of scientific sessions. It includes the invitation letter and the social program
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Terms and Conditions

Please note that the registrations can only be accepted and confirmed upon receipt of the completed registration form (mailed, faxed or filled out and receipt of full payment). As soon as the Organizing Secretariat has received your payment, a letter of confirmation will be e-mailed or mailed by post.


Refunds – minus 30 percent - will be granted to delegates unable to attend, provided written notice is received by MDA by January 1, 2015. Registration fees by those who submitted an abstract or full paper cannot be refunded. No refunds will be granted for cancellations received after this date. 



Abstract submissions until November 28, 2014.
Acceptance notifications until December 12, 2014.
Full paper submissions until January 26, 2015.
Publication in the International Scientific Journal until April 2015.



You can submit an abstract first and then a full paper or just a full paper. For submitting a full paper you will be emailed a template.

The deadline is November 28, 2014. Please submit abstracts electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

You are asked to follow the guidelines below when submitting an abstract for oral or poster presentation: Abstracts will not be proofread prior to printing so you are strongly advised to ensure there are no typing errors before submission. If you cannot personally come to a conference, you can participate as a virtual presenter. You can provide a video with your presentation and your paper will also be published.

Abstract submission guidelines

  • Title
  • Authors
  • The main (presenting) author's name should be marked with an asterisk (*)
  • Affiliations
  • Authors and their corresponding affiliation should be indicated with numbers.
  • Text
  • Abstracts should be 300-500 words or no more than one page long
  • Single spacing should be used throughout.

A scientific committee and scientific advisors will review the abstracts and you will be notified whether you have been successful; Abstracts submitted, but not chosen for oral presentation can be listed as poster presentations. You will be advised of the duration, time and day of your presentation or dimensions of poster board.






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