Closing Date for Final Paper Submission for Full Papers – April 15, 2017  

Closing Date for Extended Abstract Submission for Case Studies – April 30, 2017


The 6th International Conference on Engineering Mechanics and Materials CSCE 2017, Vancouver

Panel Discussions: Tall wood buildings – Are they safe and efficient? Please click HERE for more infomation on the panel discussion.


The Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE) is proud to host the 2017 CSCE Annual General Conference in Vancouver on May 31st– June 3rd, 2017. While the focus of the annual general conference is “Leadership in Sustainable Infrastructure”, papers in all areas of Civil Engineering will be accepted.

Abstracts are sought for papers through the conference website. All abstracts will be peer reviewed. Additionally, all papers in the Specialty conferences will be peer-reviewed.

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Should you have any questions regarding your paper please contact: Markus Dann or Gordon Lovegrove.


In addition to the Annual General Conference, CSCE will also hold the following Specialty International Conferences:

15th International Conference on Environmental Engineering
– Catherine Mulligan, Chair

Papers will be accepted in the following topics but not limited to:

  • Environmental impact assessment
  • Sustainable development and management
  • Contaminated soil remediation
  • Water and wastewater treatment and reuse
  • Waste management and landfill engineering
  • Air pollution control
  • Marine pollution and control
  • Environmental impacts of soil, air and water pollution
  • Climate change impacts on infrastructure

 6th International Conference on Engineering Mechanics and Materials
– Shahria Alam, Chair

Papers will be accepted in the following topics but not limited to:

  • High performance and high strength materials
  • Innovative and emerging materials
  • Properties of repair materials
  • Recycled materials
  • Concrete durability
  • Reinforcement corrosion
  • Pervious concrete
  • Bituminous, pavement and geotechnical materials
  • Life cycle analysis of materials and structures
  • Computational mechanics
  • Materials and structures under extreme loads (seismic, wind, fire, tsunami)
  • Materials and structures under environmental loads
  • Advanced composite materials
  • Stainless steel
  • Fiber reinforced concrete
  • Self-consolidating concrete
  • Novel experimental and numerical methods
  • Structural safety and reliability
  • Soil-structure and fluid-structure interactions
  • Elasticity, plasticity, and fracture mechanics
  • Dynamics of structures

6th CSCE/ASCE/CRC International Construction Specialty Conference
– Farnaz Sadeghpour and Thomas Froese, Co-Chairs

Papers will be accepted in the following topics but not limited to:

  • Building information modeling
  • Asset management/infrastructure management
  • Project management
  • Construction engineering and management
  • Information technology, modeling and simulation
  • Modular construction
  • Sustainable construction
  • Bridge design and construction
  • Construction education
  • Construction case studies

23rd Canadian Hydrotechnical Conference
– Brian Hughes, Chair

Papers will be accepted in the following topics but not limited to:

  • River, coastal and estuary engineering
  • Water supply and wastewater
  • Climate change
  • Hydrology
  • Computational and physical modelling
  • Hydropower and hydrokinetics
  • Eco hydraulics and fisheries engineering
  • Ice engineering
  • Dam safety
  • Sedimentation and geomorphology
  • Water quality, limnology, and stratified flows
  • Stream and habitat restoration
  • Urban hydrology and hydraulics
  • Flood hazard assessment and mitigation
  • Risk assessment
  • Hydrogeology
  • Hydroinformatics and instrumentation
  • Water resource policy, planning, and management
  • New developments and case studies

A variety of social and technical activities are planned to entertain conference delegates and their guests. We look forward to seeing you in Vancouver!

Markus Dann and Gord Lovegrove
Technical Co-Chairs