Conference Updates

Proceedings of IConCEES 2015 has been indexed by SCOPUS

We are delighted to announce that the Proceedings of IConCEES 2015, which is published by MATEC Web of Conferences has been indexed by SCOPUS.

Papers published on MATEC Web Of Conferences

Papers accepted and presented at IConCEES 2015 have been published and may be accessed online at MATEC Web of Conferences. Kindly note that the publication is in the process of being reviewed for indexing by SCOPUS.

Conference program and presentation schedules released

IConCEES 2015 participants may view the conference program here. For presenters, information on presentation schedules and presenter guidelines can be viewed here.

Conference proceedings to be published by MATEC Web of Conferences

We are proud to announce the appointment of MATEC Web of Conferences as the official conference proceedings publisher for IConCEES 2015. All papers published by MATEC Web of Conferences will be indexed by SCOPUS, Thomson Reuters, Engineering Village, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Inspec, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) and Google Scholar.

Call for papers has closed

The IConCEES 2015 Call for Papers is now closed. We thank all those who submitted their paper(s). The reviewing phase will continue until 15 October 2015. You may check the status of your paper(s) here using the same username and password that were provided to you. Once you receive notification of acceptance, your revised paper(s) must be submitted by 31 October 2015.

Deadline for full paper submission has been extended to 15 September 2015

We are happy to announce that the deadline for the submission of papers has been extended to 15 September 2015. Prospective presenters are reminded to register online first in order for us to email you login details for the submission of your papers here.

Engineers can earn 8 CPD hours for attending IConCEES 2015

The Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) has approved 8 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours for engineers who attend IConCEES 2015. Register now

Contractors can earn 20 CCD points for attending IConCEES 2015

The Construction Industry Development Board of Malaysia (CIDB) has approved 20 Contractor Continuous Development (CCD) points for contractors who attend IConCEES 2015. Register now

CIDB Approval Reference Number: CIDBJH/B/2015/0035


IConCEES 2015

The 3rd International Conference on Civil and Environmental Engineering for Sustainability (IConCEES 2015) is an international conference organised by Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia that will focus on topics related to civil and environmental engineering.

To be held in the historic city of Melaka, Malaysia on the 1st and 2nd of December 2015, IConCEES 2015 will provide a platform for exchanging ideas between engineers and scientists from both academia and industries about the latest advances in research and innovation, as well as state-of-the-art information in the fields of civil and environmental engineering.

With the theme "Civil and Environmental Engineering for Sustainability: Towards a Better Future", the conference hopes to interest participants on the wide range of issues and solutions in pursuing sustainability from an engineering perspective.

Thematic Areas

Material & Structural Engineering
  • Analytical and Design Methods
  • Bridge Engineering
  • Composite Materials / Structures
  • Computational Mechanics
  • Concrete Technology
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Experimental Methods
  • Fire Resistance Design
  • Forensic Engineering and Case Studies
  • Innovations in Structural Design
  • Maintenance, Repairs and Rehabilitation
  • Masonry / Alternative Masonry Design
  • New Construction Materials
  • Nonlinear Structures
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Plates and Shells
  • Precast and Prestressed Concrete
  • Standard and Codes of Practice
  • Steel and Wooden Structures
  • Structural and Solid Mechanics
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Structural Stability
  • Tall Buildings
  • Wind Engineering
Infrastucture & Geomatic Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Transport Planning
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
  • Smart Driving
  • Active Transportation
  • Mass Transit Systems
  • Highway Engineering
  • Pavement Engineering
  • Pavement Management System (PMS)
  • Earthquake Design
  • GPS (Global Positioning System) / GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite Systems) Application in Civil Engineering
  • GIS (Geographic Information System) Application in Civil Engineering
  • Remote Sensing Application in Civil Engineering
Building Environment & Architecture
  • Impact of Climate Changes to Building
  • Landscape Architecture Engineering
  • Building Maintenance, Automation and Management System
  • Strategic Building Environmental Assessment
  • Guidelines for Building Standard and Law
  • Green Building and Bioclimatic Design
  • Building Intelligent and Management System
  • Energy Efficiency in Buildings
  • Building Ventilation
  • Thermal Environment and Comfort Responses
  • Illumination and Lighting
  • Building Acoustics
  • Fire Safety System
Water & Environmental Engineering
  • Sustainable Management of Environment; Wastewater, Solid and Hazardous Waste
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment Technologies and Remediation Techniques
  • Water Supply & Water Quality
  • Air Pollution Mitigation, Monitor, Control Technologies
  • E-Waste Management & Carbon Credits
  • Urban Hydrologic and Hydraulic Process
  • Urban Water, River and Environmental Technological Issues
  • Sustainable and Green Technologies
  • Life Cycle Assessment, Risk Assessment, Risk and Safety Impact Assessment
  • Water & Environmental Legal Issues, Awareness, Law and Policies
Civil Engineering Technology & Construction
  • Design Guides Codes and Standards
  • Construction Engineering and Management
  • Building Forensic
  • Construction Economics
  • Real Estate Management and Services
  • Risk Management
  • Mechanical and Electrical Services
  • Plumbing Services
  • Industrialized Building Systems
  • Alternative Material
  • Sustainable Energy Systems
  • Construction Innovation
  • Construction Technology and Integration
  • Specialized Inspection On Building Construction
  • Construction Industry Safety
  • Hazard Management
  • Construction Injury
  • Construction Information Technology
  • Building Maintenance Technology

Keynote speakers

IConCEES 2015 is honoured to have several distinguished and experienced speakers, who will deliver keynote addresses at the conference

School of Design and Environment
National University of Singapore

"Green Building Is Not Enough"

Dr Ofori is a Professor at the National University of Singapore (NUS). He is a Fellow of several international construction industry professional bodies, such as the Chartered Institute of Building, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, the Society of Project Managers, and the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences. Dr Ofori's main research interests include continuous improvement of the construction industry, sustainable construction and construction human resource development. Formerly a Senior Quantity Surveyor at G.A. Takyi & Partners, Accra, Ghana, Head of Department of Building, School of Design and Environment, NUS and Co-ordinator of Working Commission 107 of International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (CIB) on Construction in Developing Countries, Dr Ofori also serves as a consultant to international agencies and governments on construction industry development, and construction management and economics, undertaking assignments in Botswana, Ghana, Malawi, Singapore, South Africa, Swaziland and Tanzania.

River Engineering And Urban Drainage Research Centre (REDAC)
Universiti Sains Malaysia

"Sustainable Urban Stormwater Management: Key to Future Green-Blue, Resilience and Sustainability of Urban Environment"

Dr Nor Azazi is a professor at the School of Civil Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). His main interests include Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems, Sediment Transport in River/Drain, Environmental Management and Soil Treatment, and Soil Reinforcement Techniques. He has published more than 80 articles in local and international journals and conference proceedings. Dr Nor Azazi is a leading researcher in the innovation of Bio-ecological Drainage System (BIOECODS), and is now an established figure in the field of stormwater management at national and international levels. He sits in the Executive Committee for Malaysian National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage (MANCID) and Malaysia Stormwater Organization (MSO). As a main contributor for the Urban Storm Water Management (MSMA) 2nd edition, he has actively participated at the national level in promoting this new urban drainage manual.

Peat Technology Research Institute (PETRI)
University College of Technology Sarawak

"Sustainability in Built Environment: Green Building Index (GBI) Platinum Certification - UCTS Experience"

Dato' Sabarudin is currently the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) of University College of Technology Sarawak and is the Director of Peat Technology Research Institute (PETRI). Previously, he served as the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic and Internationalisation) at University Malaysia Pahang. He began his career as a Technical Assistant in Jabatan Kerja Raya before furthering his studies in Scotland and England. He obtained his Masters degree in Structural Engineering from Strathclyde University and his PhD in Structures from Birmingham University in 1990 before taking up the post of a lecturer at Universiti Sains Malaysia. Dato' Sabarudin is actively involved in research and consultancy, having conducted multiple research projects in Structural Engineering and Concrete Technology. He has also received research grants from the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) and from the industry. He has lead several consultancy projects with a total value of over RM 3 million and has established networks with JKR Sarawak, Electrical Association for Sarawak and Sabah, Sesco, Marine Industry, Huawei, ICATS Kuching, ADTEC Bintulu, and public universities such as UTHM, UNIMAS and UMS.

Important Dates

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