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fib Symposium in Shanghai

Save the date for the fib's 2020 Symposium! It will be held in Shanghai, China from 27 to 29 April 2020.

The fib Symposium is intended to bring together all professionals around the world to share knowledge and experience on new developments in concrete technology and concrete structure, with a particular focus on resilience-based approaches. The keynote speakers include Prof Luc Taerwe, Dr Akio Kasuga, and Prof Xianglin Gu.

The main topics of the fib Symposium 2020 include:

Challenging Project: Building, Bridge, Tunnel, Dam, Airport, Stadium, Nuclear Power Plant, Harbor and Ocean Structure, Others

Concrete Materials: Recycled Aggregate Concrete, Ultra High Performance Concrete, Self-compacting Concrete, Self-healing Concrete, Lightweight Concrete, Foamed Concrete, Alkali Activated Concrete, Fibre Reinforced Concrete, Textile Reinforced Concrete, Engineered Cementitious Composite, Reinforced And Prestressed Concrete, Other New and Special Concrete Materials

Concrete Structures: Buildings, Bridges, Tunnels, Underground and Foundation Structures, Floating Concrete Structures, Ocean Concrete Structures, Structural floors, Pavement, Reinforced Concrete Structures, Prestressed Concrete Structure, Fibre Reinforced Concrete Structures, Composite and Hybrid Structures, Construction Technology, Project Management

Analysis and Design: Shear and Torsion, Fatigue and Cyclic Loading, Dynamic and Seismic Loads, Impact and Accidental Loads, Fire Loads, Long Term Behaviour, Mechanical Model, Numerical Modeling, Standards and Specifications, Seismic Design, Fire Design, Performance Based Design, Building Information Modelling (BIM)

Precast Structures: Precast Panels, Precast Floors, Precast Buildings, Precast Bridges, Precast Engineering Structures, Seismic Resistance of Precast Structures, Retrofitting of Precast Structures, Quality Control, Detailing for Precast Structures

Sustainability and Resilience: Resilience and Robustness, Sustainability, Reliability, Serviceability Models, Design for Durability, Concrete Deterioration Mechanisms, Reinforcement Corrosion, Assessment of Existing Structures, Monitoring and Maintenance, Structural Strengthening, Repair and Rehabilitation, Repurpose and Recycle, Through Life Management



Registration Type

Early Bird Rate by
February 29, 2019

Standard Rate by
April 18, 2020

On-site Rate 

 Regular attendee (1)

 €600 /¥4600

 €650 /¥4900

 €750 /¥5700 

 fib members

 €500 /¥3800

 €550 /¥4200

 €650 /¥4900 

 Students Rate (Born after 1st Jan. 1990) (2)

 €275 /¥2100

 €325 /¥2500

 €375 /¥2700 

 fib student members (2)

 €250 /¥1900

 €300 /¥2100

 €350 /¥2500 

 One-day attendee

 €250 /¥1900

 €300 /¥2100

 €350 /¥2500 

 Accompanying person (family members only) (3)    

 €200 /¥1500

 Gala dinner

 €50 /¥400

   (1) Registration fee includes the publication of up to two papers.

   (2) Please provide DOB document (e.g. Passport or Driving License) during the registration process.

   (3) More social programs are to be announced for accompanying persons.


Important dates:

 Abstract Submission by Dec. 31, 2019 
 Note of Abstracts Acceptance           Jan. 31, 2020
 Submission of Full Papers by Jan. 31, 2020
 Note of Full Paper Acceptance Feb. 29, 2020
 Early Bird Rate available until Feb. 29, 2020 
 Cancellation possible until Apr. 20, 2020


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Please visit the official website for more information.


Event Properties

Event Date 27-04-2020
Event End Date 29-04-2020
Shanghai, China

fib postal address

Case postale 88
CH-1015 Lausanne


p : +41 21 693 27 47
f : +41 21 693 62 45
e : info@fib-international.org
w : www.fib-international.org

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