First Announcement: Overseas & Mainland(内地)

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

 leroy
 
KEYNOTE TITLE: TO BE CONFIRMED

Leroy Gardner is Professor of Structural Engineering at Imperial College London. He is engaged in teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, specialist advisory work and leading an active research group in the area of steel structures. His principal research interests, in respect of which he has co-authored five textbooks and some 300 papers, lie in the areas of structural testing, numerical modelling and the development of design guidance for steel structures. He is a member of the European and BSI Committees responsible for Eurocode 3 and Fellow of both the Institutions of Civil (FICE) and Structural (FIStructE) Engineers. He is Editor-in-Chief of Structures and the International Journal of Steel Structures, and a member of the editorial boards of many other International journals. Prof Gardner was awarded the IABSE Prize in 2017.

 

 Qing Rui Yue
 
KEYNOTE TITLE:TO BE CONFIRMED
 
Qing-Rui YUE 
 
academician
Chinese Academy of Engineering
China
 

Qing-Rui YUE is an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and chairman of Central Research Institute of Building and Construction, MCC Group Co., Ltd.. He is Part-time Professor of Central South University, Tongji University, Southeast University, University of Science & Technology Beijing, Tianjin University, Huaqiao University. He is the president of China Steel Construction Society and the Director of National Engineering Research Center for Steel Construction.He is an academic leader in the field of structural diagnosis and treatment and carbon fiber civil engineering applications in China. He got a master's degree in engineering in 1988 and a master's degree in business administration (EMBA)in 2011. he was elected academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering in 2017. Academician Yue has published 139 papers and 3 monographs. He has Obtained 3 Second Prizes of The State Scientific and Technological Progress Award, 1 First Prize for China Standards Innovation Contribution Award, 3 Special Prize and 4 First Prizes of Provincial-level Science and Technology Award.

 

 Dennis
 
KEYNOTE TITLE: TO BE CONFIRMED

Professor Dennis Lam is the Chair of Structural Engineering in the School of Engineering and the Director of Bradford Centre for Sustainable Environments at the University of Bradford, UK. He is a Chartered Engineer, Fellow of the Institution of Structural Engineers and Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers. Before joining the academia, he had spent more than ten years in engineering practices. He is currently a Special Guest Professor at Tsinghua University, China and Adjunct Professor at Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He is the European Editor-in-Chief for Steel & Composite Structures and serves on the editorial boards for six other international journals of structural engineering. He is the President of the Association for Steel – Concrete Composite Structures (ASCCS) and chairs the Working Group of the European Standard Committee, CEN/T250/SC4 responsible for the systematic review of the Eurocode 4.

 

 Li
 
 
KEYNOTE TITLE: TO BE CONFIRMED
 

Guo-Qiang Li

Professor 
College of Civil Engineering
Tongji Universuty 
China
 

Guo-Qiang Li is currently a professor of structural engineering at the College of Civil Engineering in Tongji University, the director of Research Centro of Education Ministry of China for Steel Construction and the director of National Research Centro of China for Pre-fabrication Construction.  He is also a vice-chairman of Chinese Society of Steel Construction and a vice-chairman of Chinese Association of Construction Standardization.   In addition, He is a fellow of Institution of Structural Engineers in UK and an Honorary Fellow of Hong Kong Institute of Steel Construction.Professor Li’s research has been mainly in the area of hazard mitigation for steel structures, including earthquake-resistance, fire-resistance and blast-resistance. He has been the principal investigator for more than 30 research projects funded respectively by Chinese Science and Technology Ministry, Construction Ministry, Education Ministry, Natural Science Foundation and Shanghai Government.  He has published 13 technical books and more than 600 journal papers in Chinese and English relevant to his research topics.

 

 Liew
 
KEYNOTE TITLE: TO BE CONFIRMED
 

J.Y. Richard Liew

Professor 
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
National University of Singapore
Singapore

Richard Liew is a Professor in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at the National University of Singapore. He is a Chartered Engineer in UK, a Professional Engineer in Singapore, and a Chartered Professional Engineer of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Engineering Singapore, an Honorary Fellow and the Past President of Singapore Structural Steel Society. He has been involved in research and practice in steel and composite structures with lightweight and high strength materials for applications in offshore and marine, defense, civil and building structures. He serves on the editorial boards of 8 international journals. He has been consulted for the design and construction of several prominent tall buildings and large span structures in Singapore. He is a key person responsible for the development of Singapore’s codes of practices of steel structures and steel-concrete composite structures. He also serves on the expert panels for Building Construction Authority and Housing Development Board in Singapore.

 

 keh
Seismic Design and Analysis of Steel Panel Dampers for Steel Frame Buildings
 

Keh-Chyuan 

Born in Taipei, Taiwan, Prof. Keh-Chyuan Tsai received his bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from Taiwan University (NTU) in 1977 and a master of science degree from Stanford University in 1980. From 1980 to 1984, he worked as a structural engineer in the San Francisco office of Skidmore Owings Merrill.  He completed his Ph.D. degree in the University of California at Berkeley in 1988. Prof. Tsai is a registered civil and structural engineer in Taiwan and California, USA. He has joined the faculty members in the Department of Civil Engineering of NTU since 1989. Prof. Tsai served as the director of the NCREE from 2003 to 2010. He has conducted research for more than 30 years on design, testing and analysis of steel structures subjected to earthquake loads.

 

 BrianUy 1

ADVANCES IN STEEL AND COMPOSITE STRUCTURES:BUILDINGS AND BRIDGES

 

Brian Uy
 

Brian Uy is Professor of Structural Engineering and Head of the School of Civil Engineering at the University of Sydney. He is Chairman of the Standards Australia Committees BD32 on Composite Structures for Buildings and BD-90-Part 6 on Steel and Composite Structures for Bridges. He is the Chairman of the Australia Regional Group of the Institution of Structural Engineers and the Australian Group of the International Association of Bridge and Structural Engineering. Brian is a Fellow of Engineers Australia, the Institution of Structural Engineers, Institution of Civil Engineers, American Society of Civil Engineers and the International Association of Bridge and Structural Engineering.

 

 Ziemian
KEYNOTE TITLE: TO BE CONFIRMED
 
Ronald D. Ziemian
 
Ron Ziemian is a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and an Associate Dean in the College of Engineering at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA, USA. Ron received his BS, MEng, and PhD degrees from Cornell University and was a practicing structural engineer for several years. His research primarily focuses on applying advanced methods of computational analysis to better understand the stability behavior of metal structures. His honors include the ASCE Norman Medal, ASCE Shortridge Hardesty Award, and the AISC Special Achievement Award. Ron is the former chair of the Structural Stability Research Council, and is currently a member of the Specification Committees of AISC, AISI, and the Aluminum Association. He is a coauthor of the textbook Matrix Structural Analysis, the editor of the Guide to Stability Design Criteria for Metal Structures, and the developer of the structural analysis software MASTAN2. Ron is currently Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Constructional Steel Research.

  

 e55fe94c45763fdd0b61e1da7fa1fe51 resource urlidkim.rasmussen
 
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Professor Kim Rasmussen is Deputy Dean and Associate Dean Research for the Faculty of Engineering and Challis Professor of Civil Engineering. He obtained his Masters of Science in Engineering from the Technical University of Denmark, and his PhD and DEng from the University of Sydney. He joined the School of Civil Engineering in 1989, and served as Head of School for 11 years from 2005 until 2016. He has been Deputy Dean and Associate Dean Research since 2016, and acted as Interim Dean from 1 Jan 2018 to 30 June 2018.He is Chairman of the Centre for Advanced Structural Engineering which operates within the School of Civil Engineering and supports its research and consulting activities in the area of structural engineering. He is member or chairman of numerous Standards Australia committees and a member of the editorial boards of most of the leading journals in his field. Until recently, he was a member the Engineering, Mathematics and Informatics (EMI) Panel of the College of the Australian Research Council. Kim continues to be an active consultant to industry, nationally and internationally.Kim's main research areas are theoretical and experimental structural mechanics with particular expertise in steel structural members and systems, cold-formed steel structures, stainless steel structures, aluminium structures, and structural stability and analysis. He currently supervises 10 PhD students and 3 post-doctoral fellows.He was awarded the 2016 Shortridge Hardesty Award by the Structural Engineering Institute for his contributions to the development of practical design provisions and advanced analysis guidelines in the field of structural stability.

  

 Lin Hai Han
 
PERFORMANCE OF CONCRETE-FILLED STAINLESS STEEL TUBULAR (CFSST) COLUMNS
Lin-Hai Han
 

The research areas of Professor Lin-Hai Han are theoretical and experimental structural performance with particular expertise in steel-concrete composite and mixed structures. He teaches composite and mixed structures, structural fire safety design, disaster and disaster prevention to undergraduate and postgraduate students. His research contributions have been recognized by a number of prestigious awards/prizes, including the Distinguished Young Scholar Award from the Natural Science Foundation of China. Professor Han is member of the editorial boards of most of the leading journals in his field, including Thin Walled Structures, Journal of Constructional Steel Research and Engineering Structures. He is Associate Editor of China Civil Engineering Journal of China Civil Engineering Society. He was was appointed as Associate Editors of Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE (U.S.A.) and Structures, IStructE (U.K.).He served as Head of Department, Department of Civil Engineering, School of Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University during 2010 to 2016. He has been serving as the Associate Dean of the School since 2017. Professor Han was appointed as Professor of Chang Jiang Scholars Program of the Ministry of Education, P. R. China since 2014.

 

 helwig

KEYNOTE TITLE: TO BE CONFIRMED

Todd A. Helwig

Professor 
Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
University of Texas at Austin
United States
 

Professor Todd Helwig is an international expert on the stability aspects of bridge construction with a focus on the design and behavior of steel structures. He is a talented, hands-on researcher and teacher who trains his students to become outstanding engineers, and creates practical solutions for practicing engineers. His ability to educate others on the applied technology that comprises the built environment better is exemplary. His research has been recognized with several awards including the ASCE Collingwood Research Prize, the ASCE Moisseiff Award, and the ASCE Shortridge Hardesty Award. Todd's work on stability bracing systems in steel bridges was recognized at the North American Steel Construction Conference with a Special Achievement Award.  He was also recently selected as the recipient of the 2017 T. R. Higgins Lectureship Award from AISC.

 

 Silva

KEYNOTE TITLE: TO BE CONFIRMED

Luís Simões da Silva 
 

Luis Simões da Silva graduated in Civil Engineering at the University of Coimbra in 1984, received an MSc in "Structural Steel Design" with Distinction at Imperial College London in 1986 and a PhD in “Structural Mechanics” also at Imperial College London in 1989. He received the title of Docteur Honoris Causa from the University of Liege, Belgium, in 2018. He is Professor of Steel Construction at the Department of Civil Engineering of the University of Coimbra. Head of Department of Civil Engineering (2001-2003; 205-2007; 2013-2015). Director of ISISE – Institute for Sustainability and Innovation in Structural Engineering (2015-2019), Research Centre financed by FCT (Portuguese Science Foundation) evaluated in 2014 with EXCELLENT. President of cmm (Portuguese Steelwork Association). Member of the Portuguese Academy of Engineering. Chair of the Technical Management Board of ECCS (2007-2013) and President of ECCS (2011-2013). Involved in large number of Technical and Scientific Committees in the field of Steel Construction. Author of 600+ scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals and conferences. Large involvement in internationally-funded R&D projects.

 

 KIM S.E 金承恩教授

KEYNOTE TITLE: TO BE CONFIRMED

Kim Seuong Eock

Professor 
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Sejong University
Korea
 

Kim Seuong Eock is Professor of Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Sejong University, Korea. He is executive vice president of Sejong University. He has long been committed to non-linear elastic steel structure. Professor Kim Seuong Eock has published more than 300 papers and published the monograph "LRFD Steel Design Using Advance Analysis". He is the member of Railway Design Standards of Korea Institute of Steel Structures and the member of  the Establishment of Steel Structure Design Criteria. Professor Kim Seuong Eock is also the editor of the Korean Institute of Steel Structures ,the editor of the Computational Structural Engineering Institute of Korea and the editor of Korean Society for Steel Structures.He is the director of Korea Institute of Steel Structures,the chairman of Korea Steel Structure Association.

 

 faris

KEYNOTE TITLE: TO BE CONFIRMED

Faris Albermani

Professor 
Department of Structural Engineering
Central Queensland University
Australia
 

Faris has conducted teaching and research at the University of Queensland (Brisbane, Australia) for 30 years before joining Central Queensland University (Mackay, Australia) in 2017. He has completed research and consultancy projects in various topics such as transmission lines, cladding systems, shell and spatial structures, subsea pipelines, energy dissipation devices and biomechanics. He has 21 PhD candidates successfully completed their research under his supervision and over 90 papers in refereed international journals.

 

 Shi Chun Zhao

KEYNOTE TITLE: TO BE CONFIRMED

 

Shi-Chun ZHAO 

Professor 
School of Civil Engineering
Southwest Jiaotong University
China
 

Shi-Chun ZHAO is Professor of Civil Engineering at Southwest Jiaotong University, and Visiting Professor of Kobe University. He is head of the Southwest Jiaotong University Chengdu Design Institute. He has long been committed to structural design , structure seismic, impact mechanical properties and design theory of flexible protective structures. He built China's first large-scale drop impact test platform with international advanced level. He has published more than 100 research papers (more than 60 SCI/EI searches), 2 monographs and 8 specifications. He has won 1 second prize of Sichuan Science and Technology Progress Award, 1 third prize of Sichuan Science and Technology Progress Award, 1st Prize of Science and Technology Progress Award of China Railway Construction Corporation, 3rd Prize of Science and Technology Progress Award of China Railway Society, 1 first prize of Sichuan Metal Structure Science and Technology Progress Award.

 

TO BE CONTINUED...

 

IMPORTANT DATES

First Call for Paper:
1 July 2019
Abstract Submission Deadline:
30 November 2019
(Extended to 15 March 2020)
Full Paper Submission Deadline: 
1 May 2020
Online Registration Begins:
1 May 2020
Notification of Full Paper Acceptance:
30 June 2020
Early Bird Registration:
until 15 July 2020
Online Registration Closes:
30 November 2020
Announcement of Programme:
3 December 2020
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