Kemaskini info


25 - 28 July 2017



Approved BEM CPD (Workshop 5 CPD, Conference 12 CPD)

Approved CIDB CCD (Workshop 10 CCD, Conference 20 CCD)



The Department of Civil Engineering at Universiti Putra Malaysia had its humble beginning in the year 1975, and since then it has continuously contributed towards the advancement of civil engineering and related fields. With over 30 renown academics in various disciplines such as Structural, Water Resources, Geotechnical, Construction, Transportation Engineering and GIS, the department has produced over 2000 undergraduate and post graduate students while hundreds of research output in the form of high impact journals, proceedings, reports and books were published for the benefit of the learned community. The advancement and achievement the department  has garnered in research and educational spectrum spanning a remarkable 3 decades are reasons enough to host and lead the ever transforming field of civil engineering. The main theme for the conference is “STEERING GLOBAL SUSTAINABILITY THROUGH CIVIL ENGINEERING”. The scientific community in civil engineering could capitalise on this conference platform to develop stronger and more organised relationships between universities, national and international research agencies.  



The conference is aimed at all Engineers, academicians, researchers, managers, planners and policy makers working within the broad field of Civil Engineering. The conference conceives to promote Civil Engineering research, development and application among various relevant entities and professionals.


The conference participants will have an opportunity to attend several keynote presentations concerning new indicators and directions in research, development and innovations in the field of civil engineering and related fields of science, engineering and humanities. In this respect, several high profile personalities from the ministries of higher education, science and technology and prolific industries are expected to participate in this conference. 



The participants from the following areas are highly recommended to take part in the conference:



  Civil Engineers

  University Researchers





An academic platform to promote and discuss the current research updates.


A clear vision of social needs related to civil engineering and other related fields.


Parallel sessions on various topics of common interest.


Practical activities such as technical visits to the construction site. 


A diverse social and cultural program, where one can interact as efficiently as possible through which one can explore the wonders of the modern Kuala Lumpur metropolitan and the suburban cities.



Selected high-quality papers will be published in the following journals. More journals names will be announced soon. 


Selected papers will be peer-reviewed for publication as special issue in: Arabian Journal of Geosciences (Q3, ISI) with Impact Factor 1.224. Springer Publication.


1.    Arabian Journal of Geosciences (Q3, ISI) with Impact Factor 1.224. Springer Publication


2. Open Geosciences journal


3. Journal of Sensors (Q2) with Impact Factor 1.704. Hindawi


4. Selected papers will be peer-reviewed as accepted book chapters ‎from various themes in one edited volume to be published in one of our Springer Book Series



Paper submission for GCEC2017 is through EasyChair. Please click on the following link to reach to the paper submission page.



Copyright 2014 GCEC2017 All Rights Reserved.