Theme and Topics


The congress theme is ‘Resilient Technologies for Sustainable Infrastructures’. The Congress is intended to provide the latest in technology and practice to enable structural engineers to design resilient and sustainable structures. The theme will be reflected in the technical papers and invited presentations, which will be underpinned by the following topics:

  • Earthquake engineering
  • Developments of codes and standards
  • Bridge engineering
  • Multi-storey buildings
  • Durability
  • Rehabilitation and modification of structures
  • Forensic engineering
  • Sustainability
  • Performance-based fire engineering
  • Digital technology and fabrication
  • Innovative forms, technologies and materials
  • Performance under multi-hazards.