About the Congress
Wise Professors, Respectable Researchers and Dear Students
Human always seeks shelter since his creature. As human civilization established, the issues on creating road and paths were raised gradually. Having passed the primary stages of survival and reduced the human’s dependence to nature relatively and increased the social connection among people and characteristics of current urban societies, the instability among human, natural environment and artificial environment was established and encounters the current civil society with problems such as environmental, social, cultural, managerial, economic and anatomical. New approaches in civil, architecture and urbanization are focused on new approaches to human, architecture and urbanization and its common paradigms are society against individual, ethics against benefits, and quality against quantity. In this regard, thought in urban development patterns needs binding development in an anatomical area named as city which covers an aspect on development process which is shaped in favor of variables related to urban living. Upon ever-increasing growth of human and establishing structural revolutions in style of living, the mechanisms changed such that nowadays human became a master architect in shaping urban landscape. Sustainable city is resulted from development process which provides the mentality and possibility for permanent promotion of social health, ecological economy of city and region and converts such mentality and possibility to reality and action. Civil, architecture and urban development are important subjects in current era, so along with reaching urban sustainable development, it is necessary to provide conditions to provide the possibility of grounding in civil and architectural areas. Civil and development is inevitable issue which cannot be avoided. According to statistics by Iran Statistics Center, Iran urban population has increased for about 26 times in past 90 years while rural population has been increased for 3 times. What is known is that the motion toward development will be reached when there are scientific and practical infrastructures, the universities, engineering organizations and other executive organs are guarantor and executive of establishing such infrastructures.
Therefore secretariat of international Congress on sustainable development, approaches and challenges according to the successful holding of Congresss in Tabriz Islamic Art University, Tehran Shahid Beheshti University and their widespread reflection, intends to hold fourth international Congress on civil, architecture and urban development in Tehran Shahid Beheshti University taking advantage of past experiences, dear lecturers of prestigious universities in Iran and in the world and the scientific institutions. This Congress seeks to gather the pundits, thinkers, scholars, policy makers and managers of interested and related organizations, consulting engineers, professionals and fans interested in civil, architecture, sustainable urban development explain its concepts and objectives. And be an appropriate opportunity for exchanging information and presenting new research findings about civil, structure, architecture and urban development. The motto of this Congress "Sustainable development a way toward future development" is an opportunity for the gathering of pundits, experts and thinkers in architecture, structure and urban development areas. Holding this Congress, provides the possibility of exchanging ideas and a scientific relation with state and global universities and specialty centers about common concepts of architecture, structure, urban management, new technologies, effect on structure in shaping architecture and other related issues with Congress topics. Accordingly the secretariat of fourth international Congress on civil, architecture and urban development proudly invites all professionals, experts, university students, researchers and scientists of industrial, research and scientific centers to participate in various programs of this international Congress and by presenting their last scientific and executive achievements provide the opportunity to gain the above mentioned objectives.