VIRTUAL EVENT from MAY 11 to 14 2021

Given the global and local situation related to VIDOC-19, the CIGR 2020 Local Organizing Committee has decided to hold the event in virtual mode from May 11 to 14, 2021. We are currently in the development phase of the virtual program.


Guidelines to transfer your abstract

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You have until April 10, 2021 to transfer your contribution and register to the conference to secure your place in the program. See our Continuity plan for more information about contributions and registrations transfer. NO NEW SUBMISSION WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Theme: Advances in Smart Concrete

The organising committee is delighted to invite you to the 9th Symposium on Cement Based Materials for a Sustainable Agriculture (CSA). The symposium will be held simultaneously with the 5th International Conference of the CIGR.

For more information on abstract submission and deadlines, see the Author Guidelines.

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The scientific program will include plenary sessions on crack control in Agricultural structure and specific sessions on the following topics:

  • Concrete deterioration
  • Self repairing concrete
  • Green additive
  • Carbon sequestration
  • Self cleaning concrete
  • Anti-bacterial concrete for livestock building
  • LCA and concrete used in sustainable farm building
  • Non-traditional application for concrete in agriculture
  • Non-structural green element

Local organizing committee

Chair: Stéphane Godbout, eng. Agr, Ph.D.

Vice-chairs: Heiko Georg, Lorie Hamelin, Joahnn Palacios et Ahmed Soliman

Contact person:

Dr. Stéphane Godbout
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IRDA, 2700 rue Einstein
Quebec City, Qc, Canada