12th International Space Syntax Symposium

Call for paper



Eleven symposiums have been held in various countries across the world in the past 20 years. Following the footsteps of the previous events, we look forward to another successful space syntax symposium under (but not limited by) following themes:


Architecture spatial theory

Space Syntax and architectural design



Complex buildings

Shopping and retail

Cultural and educational buildings



Spatial Cognition and way finding

Environmental and behavioral psychology

Virtual Reality


Design & Planning

Data-informed Design and Planning

Generative Design and Planning

Urban Strategic and Transport planning


Economy & Urban space

Land use studies

Informal economies

Real estate studies


Future Cities

Urban Sustainability

New data and Smart Cities

Slow traffic and on-line economies


History & Urban morphology

Historic center and village conservations

Suburbs and new towns

Archaeological studies



Software development

Spatial Network analysis


Space & Society

Space and Crime

Spatial and social justice



Theory course

Design studio

We kindly ask you to download the Template file to write your abstract. All abstracts should be sent before August 15th, 2018 to the following email address: submission@12sssbj.com


AppendixKey Dates of the 12th International Space Syntax Symposium (12SSS)


1) Submission of abstracts (paper + poster)

deadline: August 15, 2018


2) notification of acceptance

deadline: September 20, 2018


3) paper submission

deadline: January 1, 2019


4) notification of acceptance

deadline: February 15


5) Delivery final papers + posters

deadline: March 15


6) Early Registration

deadline: March 20


7) Late Registration

deadline: May 30


8) On-site Registration

deadline: July 9