Register: 11/05/2017, Submit: 11/12/2017, Eligibility: Graduate students (master and PhD), undergraduate students of architecture, landscape, civil engineering and related disciplines; individually, (multidisciplinary) teams, Fee: Free, Awards: 1st Prize 50,000 JPY (Japanese yen) (about 450 USD), 2nd Prize 30,000 JPY (about 270 USD), 3rd Prize 10,000 JPY (about 90 USD), 7 Honorable Mentions
The NPO Asian Institute of Low Carbon Design (AILCD) is pleased to invite students from all over the world to take part in the 7th AILCD International Student Design Competition. The theme of this year is “Low Carbon City Yahata”. The competition addresses the problem of future developments within the Yahata area. The competition asks the students to re-design and make a proposal for a low carbon urban project within the Yahata area. The Yahata area should be considered as a real problematic area for the city of Kitakyushu.
Yahata area, Kitakyushu (Japan)
The Yahata area stretches from the Dokai Bay in the north to the Mount Sarakura in the south.
You can choose the whole Yahata area or only a part, for example 2 or 3 sites within the Yahata area, as the site for your proposal of this competition.
All proposals should contain one or more of below features:
- low carbon city concept
- overall sustainable concept
- green space design
- usage of renewable energy systems
- sustainable transport systems
- connection to the surrounding area