全球建筑大师论坛创办于2014年，由厦门市自然资源和规划局、厦门市建设局、中国厦门国际石材展览会组委会主办，厦⻔⼤学建筑与土木工程学院、厦门市规划协会、厦门市勘察设计学会协办至今已成功举办十二届。论坛立足于全球化的语境，以“全球化与多样性”为总原则，致力于勾勒建筑界的时代画像。先后邀请到藤本壮介(Sou Fujimoto)、本纳道•霍(Bernardo Fort)、刘家琨、谢英俊、罗伯特•特拉达斯(Robert Terradas)、小岛一浩(Kazuhiro Kojima)、西泽立卫(Ryue Nishizawa)、承孝相(Seung H-sang)、马岩松、张永和、姚仁喜、黄声远、朱锫、Carlo Ratti、Vicente Guallart、徐卫国、何镜堂、丹尼尔斯坦森（Daniel Statham）等国内外著名建筑师来厦。
Global Master Architects Forum was founded in 2014, co-organized by Xiamen Municipal Bureau of Natural Resources And Planning, Xiamen Construction Bureau, Xiamen Stone Fair Organizing Committee, School of Architecture and Civil Engineering of Xiamen University, Xiamen Planning Association and Xiamen Engineering and Consulting Association. The forum is based on the context of globalization and takes diversity and humanism as the general principle.
Sou Fujimoto，Bernardo Fort，Liu Jiakun，Hsieh Ying-Chun, Robert Terradas, Kazuhiro Kojima, Ryue Nishizawa, Seung H-sang, Ma Yansong, Yung Ho Chang, Kris Yao, Huang Sheng-Yuan, Zhu Pei, Carlo Ratti, Xu Weiguo, Vicente Guallart，He Jingtang, Daniel Statham and other famous architects have been invited as the keynote speakers.
Global Master Architects Forum has become one of the most influential events in the architecture field in China. The forum has attracted audiences including urban planners, architects, designers, photographers, filmmakers, musicians, curators, literary critics as well as professionals from real estate and construction material fields. Moreover, the forum is open to the public as well in order to increase public awareness about architecture. According to statistics, there were over 10,000 audiences who had attended the past forums, and more than a million people were able to access the forum through the media coverage.