4-6 November 2024

CONVR 2024
Sydney, Australia

The CONVR2024 proceedings will be published and indexed by Springer.

The CONVR2024 proceedings will be published and indexed by Springer.

The CONVR2024 proceedings will be published and indexed by Springer.

The CONVR2024 proceedings will be published and indexed by Springer.

The CONVR2024 proceedings will be published and indexed by Springer.

Attendees
Early Bird Registration
(By August 20, 2024)
Late Registration
(By October 20, 2024)
Full Delegate with Paper
880 AUD (inc GST)
1094.50 AUD (inc GST)
Student with Paper
660 AUD (inc GST)
825 AUD (inc GST)
General Participant (no paper)
605 AUD (inc GST)
770 AUD (inc GST)
Gala Dinner (non-refundable)
132 AUD (inc GST)
165 AUD (inc GST)

Program Agenda

Click on a day to see full agenda
  • Registration - Breakfast
    8:00 - 10:00
    Opening ceremony
    10:00 - 10:30
    Key Note 1
    10:30 - 11:00
    Key Note 2
    11:00 - 11:30
    Key Note 3
    11:30 - 12:00
    Key Note 4
    12:30 - 13:00
    Lunch
    13:00 - 14:00
    Panel Discussion (Sustainability-Circularity-Digitisation)
    14:00 - 15:00
    Presentation
    15:00 - 17:00
    Industry Exhibition Launch (drinks and refreshments)
    17:00 - 20:00
  • Breakfast
    On Arrival
    Key Note 5
    9:30 - 10:00
    Key Note 6
    10:00 - 10:30
    Presentations
    10:30 - 13:00
    Lunch
    13:00 - 14:00
    Panel Discussion (Visualisation)
    14:00 - 15:00
    Presentation
    15:00 - 17:00
  • Breakfast
    On Arrival
    Key Note 7
    9:30 - 10:00
    Key Note 8
    10:00 - 10:30
    Presentations
    10:30 - 13:00
    Lunch
    13:00 - 14:00
    Panel Discussion (Interoperations & Standards)
    14:00 - 15:00
    Presentations
    15:00 - 17:00
    Gala Dinner + Award Ceremony
    18:00
Woman wearing VR headset in an office

Topics

  • Extended Reality in Built Environment
  • Intelligent Design and Construction Technologies
  • Smart and Sustainable Building Strategies & Solutions
  • Interconnected Construction Ecosystems
  • Human-Centric Digital Design and Construction
  • Digital Innovations for Achieving Net Zero and Matters of Climate Change in the Built Environment
  • Digital Twin Technology for Sustainable Design
  • AI and Machine Learning for Energy-Efficient Building Design
  • Digital Revolution to Enable Circular Economy in Built Environment
  • Advanced Digital Manufacturing in built environment
  • Digital and Circular Economy in the Built Environment Industry
  • Infrastructure Asset Management using Immersive Technologies

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Tim Broyd

UCL

Prof. Deb Polson

RMIT

Prof. Mike Kagioglou

De Montfort University

Rob Charlton

CEO, Space Group

Dr. Kourosh Kayvani

FTSE, FIEAust

Prof. Robin Drogemuller

QUT

Distinguished Prof. Vivian W. Y. Tam

Western Sydney University (WSU)

Prof. Srinath Perera

Western Sydney University (WSU)
Date
Title
15/07/2024
Full paper submission closes
15/08/2024
Full paper review outcome emailed to authors
01/09/2024
Full Paper revision submission closes
04-06/11/2024
Conference days

Conference Leadership Committee

Founding Chair and Honorary Chairman

Prof. Nashwan Dawood Teesside University, UK

Conference Co-Chair

Prof. Greg Morrison WSU, Australia

Conference Co-Chair

Prof. Mike Kagioglou De Montfort University, UK

Conference Deputy Co-Chair

Dr. Aso Haji Rasouli WSU, Australia

Conference Deputy Co-Chair

Dr. Ehsan Noroozinejad UTRC, WSU, Australia

Chair of International Scientific Committee

Prof. Farzad Rahimian Teesside University, UK

Senior Advisory Committee

Name
Institution
Country
Distinguished Prof. Brian Falzon
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Prof. Nashwan Dawood
Teeside University
UK
Prof. Mike Kagioglou
De Montfort University
UK
Prof. Greg Morrison
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Prof. Paul Sanders
Deakin University
Australia
Prof. Michael Chapman
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Prof. Nicky Morrison
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Prof. Pietro Capone
University of Florence
Italy
Prof. Tony Y Yang
University of British Columbia (UBC)
Canada
Prof. Iman Hajirasouliha
The University of Sheffield
UK
Prof. Mohammad Noori
Cal Poly & Leeds University
USA, UK
Associate Prof. Saeed Banihashemi
University of Canberra
Australia
Dr Maria Rashidi
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Prof. Vito Getuli
Univerisity of Florence
Italy
Dr Aso Haji Rasouli
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Dr Saeed Talebi
Birmingham City University
UK
Dr Ehsan Noroozinejad
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Prof. Chansik Park
Chung-Ang University
South Korea

Senior Steering Committee

Prof. Olivia Mirza

Western Sydney University (WSU)

Distinguished Prof. Vivian W. Y. Tam

Western Sydney University (WSU)

Prof. Michael Chapman

Western Sydney University (WSU)

Prof. Srinath Perera

Western Sydney University (WSU)

Dr. Maria Rashidi

Western Sydney University (WSU)

Associate Prof. Pejman Sharifi

Western Sydney University (WSU)

Associate Prof. Saeed Banihashemi

Western Sydney University (WSU)

Dr. Anna Svensdotter

Australian Institute of Architecture

Prof. Bijan Samali

Western Sydney University (WSU)

International Scientific Committee

Name (A-Z)
Institution
Country
Dr. Ali Alashwal
c4SMC, Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Ayrin Assadimoghadam
University of Canberra
Australia
Associate Prof. Saeed Banihashemi
University of Canberra
Australia
Prof. Thomas Bock
TU Munich
Germany
Alessandro Bruttini
University of Florence
Italy
Associate Prof. Claudia Casapulla
University of Napoli "Federico II"
Italy
Prof. Michael Chapman
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Prof. Nashwan Dawood
Teesside University
UK
Prof. Greg Foliente
The University of Melbourne
Australia
Prof. Mani Golparvar
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
USA
Prof. Iman Hajirasouliha
The University of Sheffield
UK
Associate Prof. Mohammad R. Jahanshahi
Purdue University
USA
Associate Prof. Xiaohua Jin
c4SMC, Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Prof. Mike Kagioglou
De Montfort University
UK
Associate Prof. Mohsen Kalantari
University of NSW (UNSW)
Australia
Dr Alireza Kashani
University of NSW (UNSW)
Australia
Associate Prof. Christian Málaga-Chuquitaype
Imperial College London
UK
Dr Abdollah Malekjafarian
University College Dublin
Ireland
Prof. Seyedali Mirjalili
Torrens University Australia
Australia
Prof. Greg Morrison
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Dr Mohsen Mousavi
University of NSW (UNSW)
Australia
Dr Elham Mousavian
The University of Edinburgh
UK
Dr. Mauricio Novoa Munoz
c4SMC, Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Dr. Samudaya Nanayakkara
c4SMC, Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Associate Prof. Hala Nassereddine
University of Kentucky
USA
Prof. Mohammad Noori
Cal Poly & Leeds University
USA, UK
Dr Ehsan Noroozinejad
UTRC, Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Dr Mani Poshdar
Auckland University of Technology
New Zealand
Dr Erika Pärn
University of Cambridge
UK
Prof. Srinath Perera
c4SMC, Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Prof. Farzad Rahimian
Teesside University
UK
Dr Maria Rashidi
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Dr Aso Haji Rasouli
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Associate Prof. Sepani Senaratne
c4SMC, Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Associate Prof. Pejman Sharafi
Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Tommaso Sorbi
University of Florence
Italy
Dr. Toktam Bashirzadeh Tabrizi
University of Sydney
Australia
Prof. Izuru Takewaki
Kyoto University
Japan
Dr Saeed Talebi
Birmingham City University
UK
Prof. Jochen Teizer
Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
Denmark
Roghieh Eskandari Toushmanlou
École de Technologie Supérieure, Montréal
Canada
Dr Fahim Ullah
University of Southern Queensland
Australia
Dr. Jun Wang
c4SMC, Western Sydney University (WSU)
Australia
Prof. Tony Yang
The University of British Columbia (UBC)
Canada
Prof. Vito Getuli
University of Florence
Italy
Western Sydney University ranked #1 in the world in 2022 & 2023. Times Higher Education Impact Rankings.

CONVR has been held in 17 countries:

Florence, Italy. Seoul, South Korea. Middlesbrough, UK.

Bangkok, Thailand. Auckland, New Zealand. Crete, Greece.

Hong Kong, China. Banff, Alberta, Canada.

Taipei, Taiwan. Weimar, Germany. Sendai, Japan.

Sharjah, UAE. London, UK. Crete, Greece.

Sendai, Japan. Sydney, Australia. Durham, UK.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Pennsylvania, USA. Orlando, USA. Durham, UK.

Lisbon, Portugal. Blacksburg, USA. Chalmers, Sweden. Teesside, UK.