UPDATE - June 30, 2012

The Conference concluded today.  At the peak we had over 90 participants, and over 60 at the closing discussion.  We look forward to sharing the outcomes of the discussion, and will get back to you with a firm way forward.

UPDATE - June 28, 2012

The Conference kicked off today with a Roundtable discussion on architecture education for the twenty-first century.  Thanks to all those who participated.  More than 80 people were in attendance.

UPDATE - June 25, 2012

The Workshop is Underway at Hotel Triangle.

UPDATE - June 8, 2012

A revised programme is now available Here.

UPDATE - June 7, 2012

We welcome the German Academic Exchange Service DAAD as a partner for the conference!

UPDATE - May 30, 2012

Please Ensure you have registered for the Conference.  Registration forms are available in the Registration Section of this page.

UPDATE - May 22, 2012

For those who require a visa to visit Uganda, please send us an email so that we can get an invitation letter to you.

UPDATE - April 27, 2012

A Draft Programme is now available.

UPDATE - April 22, 2012
After a number of requests, the deadline for submitting the Registration forms to qualify for the Early Bird rate has been extended to May 7, 2012.

UPDATE - April 19, 2012
We are happy to report that the review process is underway.  A draft program will be released early next week (Week starting Monday 23 April, 2012).

UPDATE - April 12, 2012
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UPDATE - April 4, 2012
Just a reminder that the submission deadline for abstracts is fast approaching.  It is April 13, 2012.

UPDATE - April 4, 2012
The payment details are available.  These can be downloaded here.

UPDATE - April 4, 2012
Please ensure you have completed and submitted your Registration and Accommodation Request forms.

UPDATE - March 14, 2012
Please note that the submission date for full papers has been extended to April 13, 2012.

UPDATE - February 28, 2012
The Conference Secretariat would like to announce that the Faculty of the Built Environment, the hosts for the Sustainable Futures Conference, has received formal communication that its professional programme in architecture, comprising the Bachelor of Environmental Design and the Master of Architecture (Professional) degree programmes have been validated by the Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA).  The Validation Visit was undertaken in May 2012, but formal notification is only given on the approval of the report by the CAA Council.  This approval represents the first time that a professional programme in architecture in Uganda has received Part II Validation.  We join the Faculty in celebrating this milestone.

UPDATE - February 25, 2012
The Conference Secretariat, in conduction with the Faculty of the Built Environment, and UNHABITAT will be hosting a pre-conference workshop on energy efficient architecture for architects in East Africa.  This will be held June 25 - 27, 2012.  Further details will be circulated soon.

UPDATE - February 20, 2012
A list of accepted abstracts is now available on the site.

UPDATE - February 9, 2012
The German Academic Exchange Services (DAAD) join us as key partners for the Conference.  Further details about this partnership will be made available shortly.

UPDATE - February 8, 2012
Registration Forms, and Hotel Booking Forms are available in the Travel and Accommodation Section.

UPDATE - February 8, 2012
The Abstract review process has been completed.  In all, 65 abstracts were received from 23 countries.  Of those, 55 have been accepted for development into full papers.  We look forward to receiving the completed papers in due course.

UPDATE - February 8, 2012
Below find a breakdown of abstracts submitted for the conference by Country of Origin.

UPDATE - February 8, 2012
Below find a breakdown of abstracts submitted for the conference by Continent of Origin.

UPDATE - January 8, 2012
The Conference Secretariat is pleased to announce the endorsement of the Conference by the Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA).  The CAA promotes co-operation for 'the advancement of architecture in the Commonwealth' and particularly to share and increase architectural knowledge.

UPDATE - December 24, 2011
A number of acceptance notices have been sent out, however we are awaiting for a few reviews to come in.  We hope to get this in and out to the authors shortly.  In the meantime, a list of accepted papers will be uploaded onto the website shortly.

UPDATE - December 16, 2011
The review process is coming to an end.  Authors whose papers have been accepted will be receiving emails shortly.

UPDATE - December 10, 2011
Please note, abstracts are no longer being accepted.  We have received a healthy number of abstracts from all corners of the world.  The review process is currently underway.  We thank you for your interest in our conference.

UPDATE - November 10, 2011
Please note that the deadline for the submission of abstracts is fast approaching. 

The SFC2012 Secretariat has thus far received abstracts from all corners of the world.  We are excited about hosting an exciting and diverse Conference.  We look forward to additional abstracts over the coming week.

UPDATE - November 01, 2011
We are pleased to partner with 
Brussels Airlines as our Preferred Carrier for the Conference.  Brussels Airlines flys to more than 70 destinations worldwide.  Brussels Airlines will be offering delegates using their services attractive discounts.  Further details will be made available as part of the Conference Registration Package.  For further details about Brussels Airlines, please visit

UPDATE - October 15, 2011
We are proud to have Spier as a partner for this Conference.
  The Spier ethos is to do things differently.  It therefore has developed a distinctive approach to business which strives to balance prosperity with social and environmental aims. In this regard, Spier is a pioneer in sustainability as a core part of its business practices.  For further details about the Spier Group, please visit

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