Publications / Presentations / Editorships

‘Floor Plan Manual Housing, 4th edition’ 
Birkhäuser Publishers, Basel, October 2011 
Fourth, revised and expanded edition, available in English and German, as soft- or hardcover, 

Oliver Heckmann (editor-in-charge) Friederike Schneider 

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International Conference on Spatial Planning and Sustainable Development  
Tsinghua University, Beijing 2013 

‘Stabilizing Informal Neighbourhoods as Potential Means of 2014 Urban Revitalization: Seongbuk-Gu in Seoul, South Korea’ 

Oliver Heckmann 

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‘Double Day on Dwelling’ International Conference  
TU Delft, June 2014 
Faculty of Architecture & Built Environment, Chair of Architecture & Dwelling  

‘Floor Plan Manual Housing – Concepts for a Tool’   

Oliver Heckmann 

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European Network of Housing Research 2014,  
ENHR Edinburgh, July 2014  

‘Integrative Design Strategies for Ageing-in-Place’ 

Oliver Heckmann 

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IRC Conference on Science, Engineering, and Technology
Singapore, May 2016

‘The Future of Urban Expansion: A Network of Villages – The Case of Baki, Sukoharjo, Surakarta City, Central Java, Indonesia’  

Student authors: Aurelia Chan Hui-En, Brendan Lim, Ee Hui Jie, Jezamine Chua Zihui, Priscilla The  (IDC-UROP project)
Mentor and Advisor: Oliver Heckmann 

Best paper award

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European Network of Housing Research 2014,  
ENHR Edinburgh, July 2014  

‘Passages through High-rise Living’,  

Oliver Heckmann   

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SUTD Pedagogy Day 2014 
Singapore 2014 

‘Making/Complexity/Tangible’  

Oliver Heckmann 

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Book-article / World Architecture Festival 2014 presentation, Singapore 
Project 2050 – Exploratory Ideas for Future Asian City Cores’,  

Fvren Lim Ed., Surbana International Consultants, Singapore 2014  

‘Another Complexity’, 

Oliver Heckmann 

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‘Urban Housing Typologies  – Case Studies & Essays 2015’ 
ASDRAW Press, Singapore 2015 

Oliver Heckmann, Editorial Assistance: Leon Jared Cher 

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European Network of Housing Research 2016 
ENHR Belfast, June 2016 

‘Operative Design Strategies for High-Density Living in Asian Cities’  

Oliver Heckmann  

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Urban Planning for a Healthy Smart Nation Workshop,  
Singapore April 2016, 

NUS Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, Singapore /  
École des hautes études en santé publique, Rennes, France 

‘Active living through urban design’, (Keynote speech) 

Oliver Heckmann 

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‘Building Types Online’  
Birkhäuser Publishers, Berlin Basel 
Launch Online Database, 2016 

Editor-in-Chief: Oliver Heckmann 
Associate Editor: Eric Zapel  

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Technology | Architecture + Design 1, no. 1 
p27-40, May 2017 

‘Dynamic Building Environment Dashboard:  

Spatial Simulation Data Visualization in Sustainable Design’ 

J.A. Jakubiec, M. Doelling, O. Heckmann  

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‘Building Types Online’  
Birkhäuser Publishers, Berlin Basel
2017 Online Database Update,

Articles and case studies on Housing, Libraries, Schools and Kindergartens 

Editor-in-Chief: Oliver Heckmann 
Associate Editor: Eric Zapel  

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Building Simulation 2017 
Conference, San Francisco, August 2017 /
Proceedings of the 15th IBPSA (International Building Performance Simulation Association)  

‘A Spatial and Temporal Dashboard for Analysing Daylight, Comfort, Energy and Beyond in Conceptual Building Design’ 

John Alstan Jakubiec, Max Doelling, Oliver Heckmann  

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‘Floor Plan Manual Housing’  
Fifth, revised and expanded edition,  
Birkhäuser Publishers, Basel, October 2017 

(368 pages, 1580 Figures, available in English and German, as soft- or hardcover, or as E-book) 

Oliver Heckmann (editor-in-charge) Friederike Schneider,  
with collaborator Eric Zapel 

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‘Building Types Online’ 
Birkhäuser Publishers, Berlin Basel
2018 Online Database Update,

Articles and case-studies on Hospitals and Housing 

Editor-in-Chief: Oliver Heckmann 
Associate Editor: Eric Zapel  

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‘#GRAPHICAL Case Studies on Spatial Systems for Residential High-Rise Buildings‘
ASD RAW Press, Singapore 2018 

Oliver Heckmann, Urban Housing Lab,
with Aarthi Janakiraman, Chong Zhuo Wen Alexandria 

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‘Future Urban Habitation Symposium 2019’ 
National Design Centre, Singapore,  28+29 January 2019 
(The symposium was jointly curated by Oliver Heckmann & Siew Man Kok, MKPL Architects) 

‘Beyond the Unit’ 

Oliver Heckmann 

(‘Adaptable & Responsive Habitation’ Panel) 

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‘Urban Housing Typologies – Case Studies & Essays 2017/18’ 
ASD@SUTD, Singapore 2019 

Course publication, Oliver Heckmann 
Editorial Assistance: Chuang I-Ting, Loo Yi Ning Stella 

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‘Future Generic’  
ASD@SUTD, Singapore 2019 

Studio publication, Oliver Heckmann 

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ISIE 2019, 10th International Conference on Industrial Ecology,  
7 – 11 July 2019, Beijing  

‘Integrating Building Information Modelling (BIM) in Life Cycle Assessment for Early Stages of Design’ 

Amanda Ng, Lynette Cheah, Michael Budig, Oliver Heckmann 

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CIB World Building Congress
International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction
Hong Kong, 17-21 June 2019 

Proceedings under the Working Commissions 
W 104, Open Building Implementation 
Paper reference number: WC0107; ISBN 978-962-367-821-6 

‘Next Generic Residential High-Rise – Flexible Housing Typologies and their Social and Environmental Sustainability’ 

Oliver Heckmann, Michael Budig, Amanda Ng Qi Boon 

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IASS International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures 
Annual Symposium 2019 – Structural Membranes 2019, Form and Force 
7 – 10 October 2019, Barcelona, Spain (upcoming) 

‘Next Generation Residential High-Rise: Evaluating and Comparing the Global Warming Potential of Different Structural Systems and Materials’ 

Markus Hudert, Michael Budig, Oliver Heckmann, Qi Boon Ng 

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‘Building Types Online’ 
Birkhäuser Publishers, Berlin Basel
2019 Online Database Update

https://www.degruyter.com/view/db/bdt

Articles and case studies based on German architecture magazine ‘Bauwelt’

Editor-in-Chief: Oliver Heckmann 
Associate Editor: Eric Zapel   

‘Taxonomy of Typological Classification’, (Article)  

Oliver Heckmann 

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IAAC Responsive Cities Symposium 2019: Disrupting Through Circular Design
Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia
Barcelona, 13-14 November 2017 (upcoming)

http://responsivecities2019.iaac.net

‘Next Generation Residential High-Rise: Computational Support of Flexibility and Circular Design’

Oliver Heckmann, Michael Budig, Markus Hudert, Amanda Qi Boon Ng

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Editorship 

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IRSPSD International Review for Spatial Planning and Sustainable Development 

Guest editor, 2013 

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‘Building Types Online’ 
Birkhauser De Gruyter 

Editor-in-Chief, since 2016 

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‘Eduscape’  
SUTD Pedagogy Newsletter 

Editorial Board Member, since 2017 

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CAADRIA 
International Conference of the Association for Computer-Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia 

Member of International Peer Review Committee, since 2016  

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