SB13 Southern Africa – Creating a Resilient and Regenerative Built Environment.

Posted on August 28th, by GBCe in Regional SB13. Comments Off

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The Objective of the conference is to reflect the evolution of the approach to sustainable development in the face of growing concerns about the need for adaptation to climate change and compromised ecosystem services. These concerns are of particular relevance to Sub-Saharan Africa, a region that will bear the brunt of coming environmental challenges while still struggling to meet demands for an improved standard of living.

  • Adaptation to Climate Change
  • Building urban resilience
  • Regenerative design and development
  • Overcoming the barriers


  • 15-16 October 2013


  • Abstracts submission deadline: 30 November 2012. CLOSED
  • Abstracts acceptance notification: 31 January 2013. CLOSED
  • Full papers submission deadline: 31 May 2013
  • Full papers acceptance notification 31 July 2013


  • Early bird registration deadline: 31 July 2013
  • Pre-registration closure: 1 October 2013

Cape Town Convention Centre
Coen Steytler Avenue
Cape Town 8000,
South Africa

Organized by:
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa
  • Central University of Technology, South Africa
  • University of Pretoria, South Africa
  • Construction Industry Development Board, South Africa
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