PRE AND POST-CONFERENCE

BEM CPD Hours: APPROVED
MBOT CPD Hours: APPROVED

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP

Revitalize, Reinforce, and Renew: Durability and Rehabilitation of Structural Systems” is the theme for the Pre-conference Workshop for the 16th International Conference on Concrete Engineering and Technology (CONCET 2024) which will be held on 9th July 2024 in Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia. 

Structural durability and rehabilitation is a key component of this endeavor, focusing on extending the life, improving the safety, and optimizing the performance of buildings, and infrastructures. This pre-conference workshop is designed to develop ideas, inspire, and promote best practices in the field of structural rehabilitation.  The Pre-conference Workshop is suitable for architects and designers, structural engineers, construction professionals, government officials and policymakers, building owners and managers, students and academics etc..  It is expected that the participants will gain invaluable insights from industry-leading experts and researchers about the latest technologies, materials, and methods used in structural rehabilitation to ensure the durability and resilience of structural system.

TENTATIVE PROGRAMME PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP
DATE: TUESDAY, 9 JULY 2024
VENUE: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Shah Alam, Selangor

Time Activities 
08:15 am – 08:45 am Registration 
08:45 am – 09:00 am Welcoming Address 
09:00 am – 10:30 am 

Lecture 1: Overview of Durability and Rehabilitation of Structural Systems

Prof Dr. Shahria Alam

Q&A session 

10:30 am – 11:00 am Morning Coffee / Tea Break 
11:00 am – 12:30 pm 

Lecture 2: Case Studies on Durability and Rehabilitation of Structural Systems

Prof Dr. Shahria Alam

Q&A session 

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm Lunch 
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm 

Lecture 3: Enhancing Bridge Durability through Sustainable Design: The Application of High-Performance Concrete in Accordance with Eurocode Standards

Ir Teh Tzyy Wooi  

Q&A session 

3.30 pm – 4:00 pm Afternoon Coffee/ Tea Break 
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Networking session 
5:00 pm End 

POST CONFERENCE (SITE VISIT)

As part of the 16th International Conference on Concrete Engineering and Technology (CONCET 2024), a post-conference technical site visit will be held on 12th July 2024 in Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia.  The post-conference aims at exploration to awe-inspiring architecture, innovative engineering, and the rich history behind the iconic project in Malaysia.  

 
Pre Conference
 Post Conference (Site Visit)
Normal Participant Registration
Local RM 400RM 125
International USD 100USD 30
Student Participant Registration
LocalRM 200RM 100

TENTATIVE PROGRAMME TECHNICAL SITE VISIT
FRIDAY, 12 JULY 2024
SITE VISIT

Time Activities 
7:30 am – 8:00 amAssemble at UiTM/Hotel UiTM
8:00 am – 9:00 am8:00 am – 9:00 am Departure for the Menara Merdeka 118
*Refreshment provided in Bus.
9:00 am – 9:30 amGathering at Minangkabau, South Lobby, Menara Merdeka 118
9:45 am – 10.15 amPresentation session by
Y.M. Tengku Dato’ Ab. Aziz Tengku Mahmud
Ketua Pegawai Eksekutif, PNB Merdeka Ventures Sdn. Berhad
10.15 am – 11.30 amTechnical Site Visit and Visit to Level 118
11:30 am – 3:30 pmA trip to PETRONAS Twin Towers – Suria KLCC
3:30 pmReturn to UiTM/Hotel UiTM

Note:

  1. International participants need to provide travel insurance (BUS UiTM)
  2. Please wear appropriate attire, including covered shoes or sports shoes, due to ongoing construction activities in certain areas of the site.
  3. Limited seats up to 30 participants only.
PNB 118

The location we will be visiting for the post-conference activities is PNB 118.

Location: PNB 118, Kuala Lumpur

Description: PNB 118, also known as Merdeka 118, is a notable landmark in Kuala Lumpur and one of the tallest buildings globally.

It offers breathtaking panoramic views of the city and an exceptional architectural experience. Participants will have the chance to visit this remarkable skyscraper and learn about its architectural and engineering marvels.

Important Note: Please note that international participants are required to provide their own travel insurance, especially for the BUS UiTM service. The exact location for the post-conference visit will be communicated to participants, and the schedule may vary based on the chosen venue.

For further information regarding the Pre and Post Conference, please contact  Ir Ts Dr Oh Chai at +60 17-330 8787.