International Conference of Global Network for Innovative Technology (IGNITE) and AWAM International Conference in Civil Engineering (AICCE) 2017, 8-10 August 2017, Penang, Malaysia


ORGANIZER: Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan and School of Civil Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Greetings to all.

The organizing committee would like to invite all to participate in IGNITE-AICCE’17 to be held in the beautiful island of Penang, Malaysia.

AIM: To provide a platform for presentation and discussion of latest findings related to issues of ensuring resilience of infrastructure and community in facing unexpected or extreme man-made or natural disaster.

CALL FOR PAPERS: Papers from fields of Civil and Architectural Engineering as well as those from related fields of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Material Engineering, Housing, Building and Planning, Computer Science and Social Science are welcome. All accepted and registered papers will be published in peer-reviewed open access Indexed Conference Proceedings.

TOPICS OF INTEREST: Please refer our website at http://ignite.eng.usm.my/ignite2017.


Technical session:
Oral and poster presentation

Keynote lecture:
1. Prof. Emeritus Akira Wada, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan and President of Japan Seismic Isolation Association
2. Dato’ Ir. Ahmad ‘Asri, CEO, Construction Industry Development Board, Malaysia
3. Prof. Taiki Saito, Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
4. Dr.Salmah Zakaria, Chair of Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM) Water Committee.

Pre-conference seminar: On topic of seismic isolation by Japanese experts will be held on 7 August 2017.

Post-conference workshops: Sessions by Japanese and Malaysian experts will be organized on 10 August 2017.

Please send your abstract by 15th February 2017 via the following website: http://ignite.eng.usm.my/ignite2017/submission.html

CONTACT: ignite-aicce17@usm.my (Conference Secretariat)

We look forward to receiving your abstract and participation in the conference.

Organizing Committee
IGNITE-AICCE’17 8-10 August 2017​