2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE NIGERIAN INSTITUTION OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS – NIStructE – Tuesday, 24th & Wednesday, 25th October, 2017.
INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 30TH CONFERENCE OF THE NIGERIAN INSTITUTION OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS: CALL FOR PAPERS
The 2017 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers will hold on Tuesday, 24th & Wednesday, 25th October, 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Ikeja at 9:00a.m.
The Theme of the Conference is “ENGINEERING INFRASTRUCTURE: DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY’’
The Conference will take the form of Plenary and Technical Sessions to deliberate on the theme and the following sub-themes respectively.
The theme of this year’s Conference was carefully coined out from contemporary issues in Nigeria: Engineering Infrastructure, the Structural Engineering Practice and the Economic situation of the Country. The Conference is an annual networking event for Structural Engineers in Nigeria and it provides a forum for Engineers, Professionals in the built industry, Government officials, Local administrative authorities, Funding agencies, Contractors, Suppliers of construction equipment and materials, Investors and other Stakeholders in the built-environment from the public and private sectors to share ideas on best practices. It is also a forum for them to learn from one another, the effective ways of dealing with the present diverse challenges occasioned by the economic situation of the country and how engineering infrastructure could be used to salvage the economy.
During the 2017 conference, delegates will have the opportunity to deliberate on issues pertaining to the state of Nigeria’s Infrastructure; Economy issues on Structural Engineering Practice and many more.
All materials submitted for presentation shall be Peer – reviewed to ensure that the high standards that have been set by the Institution in the past are maintained and even surpassed.
Important Dates to Note!
Engr. Dr. K. B. Osifala, FNIStructE.
Chairman, Conference & AGM Planning Committee.