Riga Technical University 58th International Scientific Conference

Faculty of Architecture is pleased to invite colleagues from all over the world to the Riga Technical University 58th International Scientific Conference section Architecture and Urban Planning Riga, October 13-14, 2017.

The Aim of the Conference

To promote discussion on sustainable urban space issue concerning history and theory of architecture, urban planning and spatial development, emphasizing the aspects of up-to-date principles of urban space organization.

Thematic Areas

  • Cultural heritage protection and theory of architecture;
  • Local and global tendencies in Architecture and Urban Planning;
  • Formation aspects of sustainable urban space.

Requirements for Abstracts and Registration

Please fill in registration form and e-mail abstract to: alisakorolova@gmail.com till June 22.

Abstract template

The registration fee is EUR 80 if paid until August 31. After August 31 it will be EUR 100 and if paid on spot on a conference day – EUR 150. The registration fee includes attendance to all sessions, coffee breaks, conference lunch and dinner for one person. 

Registration fee is transferable to the details given below:

Rigas Tehniska universitate
VAT Reg. No. LV-90000068977
Address: Kalku street 1, Riga LV-1658, Latvia
Bank name: VALSTS KASE

IBAN: LV46TREL915101S000000

Please indicate in the payment details: Architecture – 58th Conference


The conference language is English.


Selected articles of the conference will be published in the peer reviewed Scientific Journal of Riga Technical University Architecture and Urban Planning  (ISSN 1691-4333). Expected year of publication – 2017/2018.

Conference Venue

The Conference will take place at the building of Faculty of Architecture, Kipsalas street 6, Riga.

Social events

  • Conference dinner (October 13);
  • Riga City Tour (October 14), duration: 2,5 hours, fee – 20 EUR/ person.


The official hotel for the Conference is the 4 star Hotel Islande.

Please send the booking request until September 1 to e-mail reservation@islandehotel.lv, indicating the guest's name / surname, arrival / departure dates, desired room category and a reference to the RTU Conference of Architecture. Prices: single room 38 EUR per night; double room 40 EUR per night (including breakfast, Wi-Fi, car parking).

Important dates:

June 22

Registration and submission of abstracts

July 7

Notification of acceptance with a selection for a poster or paper presentation

September 15

Submission of full manuscript

October 13

Section of Architecture and Urban Planning, conference dinner

October 14

 Conference Plenary session


Riga Technical University
Faculty of Architecture
Kipsalas iela 6, Riga LV-1048, Latvia
Alisa Koroļova
e-mail: alisakorolova@gmail.com
phone: +371 26866511