Architectural Society of China

 

Architectural Society of China (hereinafter referred as ASC) is an academic association, which is consisted of national building scientific and technological workers, while it is charged by China Association for Science and Technology and Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Construction. This association was founded on Oct. 23, 1953, while it was leaded by famous architects, Liang Sicheng and Yang Tingbao.

 

ASC aims to prompt a big development and prosperity in Chinese architectural culture, implement the strategy of rejuvenating the country through science and education as well as sustainable development strategy, unite and organize the building technological workers through the country, advance the progress & development and publicity & promotion of building scientific technology, accelerate the growth and advancement of talents so that serve the urban-rural construction.

 

The main missions of this association include: organize researches on architectural theory and experience exchanges; organize international scientific and technological cooperation and exchanges; edit and publish the scientific and technological books; popularize scientific knowledge and promote advanced technology; start further education and technological training; encourage and award the excellent scientific and technological achievements and talents; provide policy and technological consulting to industry development.

 

Since its establishment, ASC joined in the UIA in the name of national member in 1955, while it joined in the ARCASIA in the name of national member in 1989. In addition, ASC has organized academic exchanges and established good cooperation with other associations in over 10 countries and regions, like RIBA, AIA, AIJ, Russian Union of Architects, Architectural Society of Korea, China's Hong Kong Institute of Architects, Hungarian Institute of Architecture and  Architectural Society of Poland. More than 10 awards will be given by ASC, such as Liang Sicheng Architecture Prize, Chinese Architectural Design Award, etc., which aim to support and encourage the work and contribution of engineers and technicians in China Architectural Industry.

 

 

Architectural Society of China (hereinafter referred as ASC) is an academic association, which is consisted of national building scientific and technological workers, while it is charged by China Association for Science and Technology and Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Construction. This association was founded on Oct. 23, 1953, while it was leaded by famous architects, Liang Sicheng and Yang Tingbao.

 

ASC aims to prompt a big development and prosperity in Chinese architectural culture, implement the strategy of rejuvenating the country through science and education as well as sustainable development strategy, unite and organize the building technological workers through the country, advance the progress & development and publicity & promotion of building scientific technology, accelerate the growth and advancement of talents so that serve the urban-rural construction.

 

The main missions of this association include: organize researches on architectural theory and experience exchanges; organize international scientific and technological cooperation and exchanges; edit and publish the scientific and technological books; popularize scientific knowledge and promote advanced technology; start further education and technological training; encourage and award the excellent scientific and technological achievements and talents; provide policy and technological consulting to industry development.

 

Since its establishment, ASC joined in the UIA in the name of national member in 1955, while it joined in the ARCASIA in the name of national member in 1989. In addition, ASC has organized academic exchanges and established good cooperation with other associations in over 10 countries and regions, like RIBA, AIA, AIJ, Russian Union of Architects, Architectural Society of Korea, China's Hong Kong Institute of Architects, Hungarian Institute of Architecture and  Architectural Society of Poland. More than 10 awards will be given by ASC, such as Liang Sicheng Architecture Prize, Chinese Architectural Design Award, etc., which aim to support and encourage the work and contribution of engineers and technicians in China Architectural Industry.