Last News

Despite the adverse circumstances, registrations and submissions have grown up these last days and some of you have asked for extending the deadline of submission. For this reason the deadline has been extended to May 30th.

Furthermore, be reminded that in this edition we have implemented the online presentation. We will provide you with further technical details very soon.

We wish everyone health, patience, and strength during this difficult time

Sincerely yours,

Carles Serrat
On behalf of the DBMC 2020 Organizing Committee

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Dear Colleagues,

concerning the current situation of worldwide spreading coronavirus Covid-19, the DBMC 2020 Organizing Committee and the DBMC 2020 UPC Institutional Committee have decided to postpone the conference to 20-23 October, 2020.

As additional measures, the Organizing Committee has implemented:

  • Reopen submission of Extended Abstracts and Full Papers till 30 April, 2020

  • Reschedule Registration Deadlines

  • Allow for non-presencial participation and online presentations

Please check the Important Dates update in

Thank you very much for your understanding and support for the DBMC 2020 International Conference.

Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions

With kind regards and healthy wishes,

DBMC 2020 Organizing Committee

DBMC 2020 UPC Institutional Committee

  • Feedback of the Scientific Committee to the corresponding authors is already done.

  • Almost 90% of the submitted papers have already been fully accepted.

  • Deadline for Early Registration has been extended to March 16th. Unfortunately this date will not be able to be extended anymore.

Deadline for Early Registration has been extended to March 9th

The Scientific Programme is being really active and you have here some interesting figures:

  • 6 Keynote Speakers have already accepted to participate
  • 325+ papers are being reviewed
  • 14+ Special Sessions are being organized

As a consequence, Important Dates need to be updated:

  • Full paper acceptances deadline extended to February 27th
  • Early registration deadline extended to March 2nd

All the participants are kindly invited to be on time and respect the previous deadlines.

Thank you very much for your cooperation.

From the Organizing Committee we wish you the best in this 2020!!
Here you have our Christmas Greetings

Today the Reviewing Process is starting and all the participants will receive the first feedback from the Scientific Committee by January 20th.

New deadline for the full paper (6-8 pages) and extended abstract (2 pages, replacing the initial preliminary abstract), 20th Dec 2019.

All the submitted files will be downloaded and sent to review process the day after the deadline. So, participants can update or modify the submitted files (both of them) until the deadline time.

Deadline for abstracts submission extended to 20 July 2019

DBMC 2020 Organizing Committee invites researchers and experts to submit abstracts proposals for contributed oral or poster sessions. Download the DBMC Call for Abstracts invitation letter.

Deadline for abstracts submission: June 20th, 2019

From today the web page of the Conference is fully operative. Visitors can browse it and discover the features and novelties that we have prepared -as well as those that are under construction- for this 15th edition of the International Conference on Durability of Building Materials and Components (DBMC 2020)

Take a look on the map, imagine the DBMC Conference in the world and start enjoying Barcelona, the city that will host the DBMC 2020.

For the moment we would like to welcome you with some reasons to choose Barcelona!!

This web page will be under construction and permanent update until February, 28th, 2019. We apologize for the inconvenience.