Plenary Sessions

The Scientific Programme includes six Plenary Sessions (one in the morning and one in the afternoon), consisting of five Keynote Speakers and one Round Table

Service Life Prediction - Questions and Imperfect Answers
Jorge De Brito
Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal

Sustainability through Durability: Assessment of Concretes with Blended Cements
Ravindra Gettu
Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India

Prescription of Maintenance Interventions by the New Generation of Eurocodes for Climate-Change Resilient Structures
María Nogal
Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands

Durability Enhancement through Multi-Scale Crack Control
Claudia Ostertag
Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Enhancing the Durability of Recycled Aggregate Concrete by Accelerated Carbonation
Chi-Sun Poon
Dept of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong

Climate Change and Durability - Implications of a Changing Climate on a Sustainable Built Environment

Michael Lacasse
NRC Construction Research Centre, Canada

Carles Serrat
Institute of Statistics and Mathematics Applied to Building Construction, UPC-BarcelonaTECH, Spain