First Round of Abstract Submission Ends: Apr 30, 2024
Extended Early Bird Ends: Jan 28, 2024

Programme Overview

Plenary Talks

Slobodan P. Simonovic, Royal Society of Canada, Canadian Academy of Engineering Western University, Canada

Global Change and Resilience of Critical Infrastructure

Taha B. M. J. Ouarda,Canada Research Chair in Statistical Hydro-Climatology INRS-ETE, Canada

Approaches for the integration of climate change and climate variability signals in environmental and civil engineering decision making

Jianlei Niu,The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Planning and design for thermal comfort in open and semi-open urban spaces – sustainability relevance, historical timing, and technological feasibility

Djordje Romanic,McGill University, Canada

Thunderstorm and tornado wind damage to structures

Jian-Guo Dai,The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Multiple-Functional Coating for Improving Sustainability of Concrete Infrastructure

Arvin Farid,Boise State University, USA

Electromagnetic Waves For Geotechnical/Geoenvironmental Applications

Danny D. Reible,Texas Tech University, USA

Assessing and Managing Legacy and Emerging Contaminants in the Environment

John R Littlewood,Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK

The case for offsite manufactured bio-based modular construction systems, to deliver a resilient and zero carbon built environment with increased user wellbeing

Hai GUO,The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, UK

Unraveling the puzzle of severe ozone pollution in China


Keynote Talks

Wenjian Pan,Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

Shared Urban Ecologies: Positioning and Regenerating Informal Dwelling Systems in Transforming Era

Alois Vorwagner,AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Austria

New methods for network-wide assessment to extend the service life of transport infrastructure structures

Rehan Sadiq,Univ. of British Columbia, Canada

One Water Approach” – A Case of Small and Medium-sized Municipalities

Zoran Vojinovic,IHE Delft, Netherlands

Nature-Based Solutions for Water Management and Climate Adaptation: Lessons Learnt from the RECONECT Project

Shui-Long Shen,Shantou University, China

Intelligent warning on flooding risk for metro systems

Victor Chang,Monash University, Australia

Optimizing Building Operations and Enhancing Occupants' Well-being: The Synergy of IoT and Machine Learning in Modern Buildings

John Kevern,University of Missouri-Kansas City, USA

Multi-Functional Pavements for Climate Resiliency?

Bing CHEN,Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada

Emerging contaminants and oil spills in marine and coastal environments

Joe Daraio,Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada

Building Climate Resilient Infrastructure Takes a Village

Isabelle Y. S. Chan,University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Underground Space and Human Health

 Zorana Mijic,Pennsylvania State University, USA

Earthquake Risk in Changing Climate

 XU Shi-Yu,National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Deciphering Architectural Drawings: Automatic Recognition of Structural Components in Floor Plans


Invited Talks

 Pengying Ouyang ,Southeast University, China

The Characteristics of Lane-Changing Behavior and Safety Optimization Design at the Freeway Weaving Areas

 Riveros Guillermo,Engineer Research and Development Center, USA

Advanced Materials Methods Driving New Life in Critical Infrastructure

Shang Li,North Dakota State University, USA

Artificial intelligence-empowered signal processing and structural diagnosis for metallic pipelines and other civil structures

Yasuyuki Nabeshima,NIT, Akashi College,Japan

Detecting model debris flows by image analysis using convolutional neural network


Plenary Talks

Paul Peter Tak, President, CEO, and Board Director Candel Therapeutics (Needham, MA), USA

Viral immunotherapy: A new therapeutic strategy to induce systemic anti-tumor immunity