ISVS-12 in 2023:Bangkok, Thailand

ISVS 12 will take place in Bangkok, Thailand, at the Shilpakorn University, Please await further details. It is going to be a great event. We are returning to East Asia after quite sometime and will offer great opportunities to experience culture, people and meet old friends. Do join us and keep the dates free. It will be in November 2023

ISVS-11 held in 2022: Navrachna University, Vadodara, India

ISVS-11 took place on the 30th September 2022 at the Navrachna Univesrity, Gujrat, India. The keynote speakers were Prof. Ranjith Dayaratne of Sri Lanka, and Prof. Habib Khan and Architect Sandeep Virmani of India. It was one of the most successful events of the ISVS with a large number of participants and papers being presented. ISVS 11 took place while the city celebrated the Navrathri festival, which is a unique traditional event in Gujrat. The participants one night walked to the city where the festival took place and watched the street-dancing. On the final day, there was a Navrathri festival at the University grounds and it was a spectacular event with all participants dandcing to celebrate Navrathri. ISVS is thankful to Prof. Pratyush Shanker and his team for the great event. The theme of the Conference was 'Potency of the Vernacular Settlements. 80 papers were presented on the theme.' They were illuminating and thought provoking.


Invitation: Submit Research Papers for the ISVS e-journal

ISVS e-journal invites Scholars dealing with the Vernacular Settlements in particuar and Architecture, visual and performing Arts, history and conservation in general to submit papers for the forthcoming issues. ISVS e-journal is published 6 times a year since 2022 and has been indexed by Scopus since 2016. The reviews of papers will reach the authors in a week and the authors will be guided to develop the papers to the expected standards; rejection rate is low, we help you develop you paper and get it published, if it has merit.