International Building Design Competition (IDBC) 2022
The International Building Design Competition 2022 (IBDC 2022) is organised by the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP), supported by the Building and Construction Authority (BCA), and in partnership with the following Institutes of Higher Learning:
• National University of Singapore (NUS)
• Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
• Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP)
• Republic Polytechnic (RP)
• Singapore Polytechnic (SP)
• Temasek Polytechnic (TP)
• Institute of Technical Education (ITE)
About the Competition
The built environment touches all aspects of our lives as it is where we live, work and play.
The International Building Design Competition (IDBC) 2022 is an open-themed design competition that invites students from Institutes of Higher Learning (IHLs) all over the world to re-imagine their built environment using technologies like Computational BIM, Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality, Game Engine, Robotic Process Automation, and Common Data Environment platforms.
Participants are free to select a project site of their choice in their country and decide on their preferred building typology for the competition, while taking into account three main aspects in their proposal:
• Sustainable building design
• Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DfMA)
• Integrated Digital Delivery (IDD)
The IBDC 2022 is open to all full-time local and international students from tertiary institutions in their respective countries. Form a team of 3 to 8 members to participate! Multi-disciplinary teams comprising members from a mix of disciplines are encouraged.
Registration: 14 Mar – 30 Jun 2022
Online submission: 15 Jul 2022, 2359 hrs SGT
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