Call for Papers | Design Modelling Symposium Kassel 2024

We are thrilled to announce the Call for Papers for the upcoming Design Modelling Symposium Kassel 2024 “Scalable Disruptors”.

The conference embraces research contributions focusing on the modelling of performance-based designs, transformation, and growth processes. A particular emphasis lies on material efficiency, renewable resources, and advanced technologies like simulation and machine learning, spanning four key themes, including scalability to measure and evaluate outcomes.


Call Areas

Area A: Realising Circular Design

Area B: Scaling Digital Concepts

Area C: Biomaterial Design

Area D: Digital Construction

Submission Guidelines and an overview on the most important dates are now available online, ensuring a seamless submission process. Join us in addressing climate challenges and fostering interdisciplinary collaboration for innovative solutions in the building sector.


Submission Guidelines

The Design Modelling Symposium Kassel 2024 is organised by the Department of Experimental and Digital Design and Construction (EDEK) and Institute for Structural Design (TWE) at the University of Kassel from 14 - 18 September 2024.


Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline _ 29 December 2023

Abstract Acceptance Notification _ 29 January 2024

Full Paper Submission Deadline _ 29 March 2024

Final Paper Submission Deadline _ 10 May 2024

Manuscript Submission Deadline _ 31 May 2024


The Advisory Board includes Philipp Eversmann (University of Kassel), Christoph Gengnagel (University of the Arts Berlin), Julian Lienhard (University of Kassel), Mette Ramsgaard Thomsen (CITA - The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts Copenhagen) and Jan Wurm (KU Leuven Faculty of Architecture).

The Design Modelling Symposium is a global interdisciplinary focal point for computational design in architecture, engineering, arts, and product design, with a history dating back to 2009. Previous editions of this prestigious event have been hosted in Berlin, Copenhagen, and Paris.

We look very much forward to receiving your research abstract for our upcoming Design Modelling Symposium Kassel 2024.


Kind regards

DMSK 2024 - Advisory Board

Philipp Eversmann

Christoph Gengnagel

Julian Lienhard

Mette Ramsgaard Thomsen

Jan Wurm


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