The Union Internationale des Architectes has launched an international ideas competition for the design of the Graphisoft Park Conference Centre in Budapest, Hungary. The brief is for a 350m 2conference centre to be built over the River Danube. The centre will be dedicated to the architectural profession and used to host architectural design exhibitions and conferences. The first prize is $30,000 (£21,000). The deadline for enquiries is 28 February, with entries due by 15 May. The results will be announced at the XXI UIA Congress in Berlin on 22-26 July.
Further details are available from www. graphideas. com