2018 ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE NIGERIAN INSTITUTION OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS – NIStructE – Tuesday 23rd & Wednesday 24th October, 2018.
INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 31ST CONFERENCE OF THE NIGERIAN INSTITUTION OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS: CALL FOR PAPERS
The 2018 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers will hold on Tuesday, 23rd & Wednesday, 24th October, 2018 at the Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt at 9:00a.m daily.
The Theme of the Conference is “Engineering Infrastructure, the Environment and Human Factor ’’
The Conference will take the form of Plenary and Technical Sessions to deliberate on the theme and the following sub-themes respectively.
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The theme of this year’s Conference was carefully coined out from contemporary issues in Nigeria: Engineering Infrastructure, the Structural Engineering Practice, protecting the Environment and human capital development and protection. 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 and proffer solution to challenges in our sector. 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 2018 conference, delegates will have the opportunity to deliberate on issues pertaining to the state of Nigeria’s Infrastructure and how infrastructural development can proceed without degrading the environment, and be human centered and many more.
All materials submitted for presentation shall be peer – reviewed to ensure that high standards are maintained.
Important Dates to Note!
For further information, please visit: www.nistructe.org.ng
Engr. Dr. Bright Ukponu, MNIStructE Engr. Peter Osarodion IgbiniJesu, FNIStructE
Honorary Secretary Chairman, 2018 Annual Conference Planning Committee