First International Conference on Cement and Concrete Technology

20 Nov 2017 - 22 Nov 2017
Muscat, Oman

This is an IOM3 supported event.

A three day event concerned with developments in cement and concrete technology, which will be of interest to academics, students, manufacturers, suppliers, engineers and consultants.

With awide-ranging review of the latest developments in concrete technology largely missing from the global conference circuit, the ICT is promoting its first major international event on these lines, located in the Middle East at the heart of a construction boom.

Keynote speakers including Dr James Aldred, formerly Independent Verifier for the Burj Khalifa; Professor Johann Plank, Head of Construction Chemistry, T U Munich, Professor Viktor Mechtcherine, Head of TU Dresden, Dr Atef Badr, Head of Civil Engineering, MTC, and Professor P A M Basheer, Head of School of Civil Engineering, University of Leeds will address such diverse topics as high performance concrete in the Gulf; the prospects for admixtures; the application of 3D printing; the role of concrete in the development of Oman and performance-based specifications. ICT President Raman Mangabhai will introduce the Institute of Concrete Technology, and ICT Vice President, Rob Lewis will deliver the ACI Ambassador Lecture.

Nearly 50 original papers are being presented on seven themes, with participants from over 20 countries.

Conference dinner will be held on the second day with Middle Eastern food and entertainment.

Delegates will have the opportunity to network with their peers, keep up to date with current trends and learn about up and coming techniques. Approved by ICT for 15 hours Continuous Professional Development.

Venue and booking

Event Location: 
Military Technological College