GCD 5 - SYMPOSIUM ON GEOMETRY AND COMPUTATIONAL DESIGN

Published by Max Höfferer
Date: 2018-10-18

The members of the Center for Geometry and Computational Design cordially invite interested faculty, students, company representatives and the interested public to our fifth Symposium on Geometry and Computational Design on Oct 25, 2018 at the Kuppelsaal of TU Wien.

We will have a series of lectures by leading researchers who present recent developments in geometry, computer graphics, computational design and architectural engineering. Please forward this announcement to people who might be interested in the event.

We kindly ask potential participants to register for the symposium by October 21, 2018 with our secretary Doris Hotz via email at

Attending the symposium will be free of charge.

We hope to see you there!

Program

9:30 OPENING

MICHAEL WIMMER, Director of the Center for Geometry and Computational Design,
RUDOLF SCHEUVENS, Dean of the Faculty of Architecture and Planning

9:45 DOMINIQUE SCIAMMA, Strate School of Design

Design is the Only Option

Coffee break

11:00 METTE R. THOMSEN, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts

Questioning the Future of Information Modelling

11:45 ALLA SHEFFER, University of British Columbia

Interpreting Designer Drawings

Lunch break

14:15 ETIENNE VOUGA, University of Texas at Austin

Computational Triaxial Weaving of Surfaces

15:00 OLIVER BIMBER, Johannes Kepler University Linz

Light-Fields Reloaded

Coffee break

16:15 MICHAEL HENSEL, TU Wien

En Route to Information-based Computational Design

16:45 KATHARINA KRÖSL, TU Wien

Simulating Vision Impairments for Lighting Design Applications

17:00 KURT LEIMER, TU Wien

Sit & Relax: Interactive Design of Body-Supporting Surfaces

17:15 MARKUS SCHÜTZ, TU Wien

Interactive Exploration of 3D Point-Clouds

17:30 CHRIS WILLIAMS, Chalmers University of Technology

The Tallest Possible Building