CAADFutures was set up under Dutch law in 1985 with three founding members; Tom Maver, Rik Schijf, and Harry Wagter with the purpose of promoting, through international conferences and publications, the advancement of Computer Aided Architectural Design in the service of those concerned with the quality of the built environment. The Housing Ministry of the Netherlands Government provided initial capital of dfl 40,000 (appr. 18,000 euro).

Designing together: Proceedings of the 14th International conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design - Liège 2011 Joining Languages, Cultures and Visions: Proceedings of the 13th International CAAD Futures Conference - Montréal, Canada 2009 Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures 2007: Proceedings of the 12th International CAAD Futures Conference - Dordrecht 2007 CAAD Design Futures 2005 - Proceedings of the 11th International CAADFutures Conference held at the Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria - Dordrecht 2005
Digital Design - Research and Practice: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Futures - Dordrecht 2003 Computer Aided Architectural Design Futures 2001: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference held at the Eindhoven University of Technology - Dordrecht 2001 Computers in Building: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Futures held in Atlanta, Georgia, USA 1999 CAADFutures 1997: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Futures 1997
CAAD Futures 1997: Conference Proceedings - München, Germany 1997 The Global Design Studio: Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures - Singapore 1995 CAADFutures '93: Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures - Amsterdam 1993 CAAD Futures'91 - Braunschweig/Wiesbaden 1992
The Electronic Design Studio: Architectural Knowledge and Media in the Computer Era - Cambridge, Massachusetts 1990 CAAD Futures '87: Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Futures - Amsterdam 1988 Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures: International Conference on Computer-Aided Architectural Design - London 1986