1st International Conference on Research & Innovation in Civil Engineering (ICRICE 2018) from 12-13 January 2018 (Please see details at conference website: www.southern.edu.bd/conference)

The Department of Civil Engineering, Southern University Bangladesh (SUB) organized the conference in association with the Institution of Engineers Bangladesh, Chittagong centre.

The aim of this conference is to bring together leading academicians, practicing engineers, researchers, scholars and policy makers in different fields of civil engineering around the world to explore and exchange new ideas, share knowledge and expertise and reinforce networking in the arena of scientific collaboration and cooperation.

Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC) inaugurated the conference on 12 January 2018 as the Chief Guest.

Prof. Dr. (Engr.) Ainun Nishat, Professor Emeritus, BRAC University, Bangladesh was the Chief Guest at the closing ceremony of the conference.

The keynote speakers were

  1. B. B. Pandey, Advisor Sponsored Research and Industrial consultancy, Former Professor & Head, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Kharagpur. Theme: Pavement Design
  2. Dr. Hossain Md. Shahin, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE), Islamic University of Technology, Gazipur. Theme: Design and Construction Aspects of Karnafuli Tunnel
  3. Dr. Mohammad Ali Newaz, Associate Dean & Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology and Chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Chicago State University College of Pharmacy. Theme: Quality Assurance in Tertiary Level Technical & Professional Education

Other academicians, engineers, researchers, scholars and policymakers in different fields of civil engineering honored us by their gracious presence in the conference.

Inauguration:

Technical Session: