New Delhi, March 18 -- The first National Conference by Saveetha College of Architecture and Design on Chennai in collaboration with The Indian Institute of Architects (IIA), Tamil Nadu titled "Sustainable Urban Communities and Good Environs" (SURGE 2020) was held recently.

Saveetha College of Architecture and Design, a part of SIMATS, approved by Council of Architecture (SCAD) has a unique curriculum of a solid foundation in Architecture and Design, a practical hands-on project based methodology and focus on real life challenges.

The world's cities are home to 54 %( 4 billion) of the earth's total population, by 2050 that percentage is projected to increase 66%. Today's mass urbanization, while an undoubted driver of growth is also unsus...