Call for Papers

Dear Colleague:

The International Conference on Advances in Sustainable Construction Materials & Civil Engineering Systems (ASCMCES-17) will be held on 18-20, April 2017, at the University of Sharjah, UAE.  The conference is co-sponsored by the American Concrete Institute (ACI) to provide a multidisciplinary platform for academics, scientists, researchers, engineers, professionals, practitioners, decision makers and students from around the world to share their research findings and address issues related to sustainable construction materials, structural and infrastructural systems. The topics of the conference include, but are not limited to the following areas:

  • Sustainable construction materials

  • Sustainable structural systems

  • Geotechnical & geo-environmental 

  • Construction, performance, & management

  • ​Sustainable transportation & pavement 

  • Water & environment 

  • GIS & remote sensing applications

  • Sustainable buildings & infrastructures 

Accepted papers presented at the conference will be published in a major indexing service that include Scopus, Web of Science, Google Scholar, CAS, Compendex, Inspec, and DOAJ.

ASCMCES Call for Abstracts
ASCMCES Abstract submission

Keynote Speakers

Professor Surendra P. Shah
Walter P. Murphy Emeritus Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Northwestern University

Professor Imad L. Al-Qadi
Director of Illinois Center for Transportation,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Professor David A. Lange
ACI Vice President
Director of the FAA Center of Excellence for Airport Technology
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  

For further information, including abstract submission dates, detailed conference topics and contact information, please kindly see the attached file or visit the conference website at:

We look forward to receiving your abstract, for further information please contact the Conference Secretary at e-mail:


Dr. Salah Altoubat and Dr. Rami Al-Ruzouq
Chairs of Organizing Committee (ASCMCES-17).