The International Federation for Structural Concrete 5th International fib Congress

7 - 11 October 2018


The International Federation for Structural Concrete 5th International fib Congress in conjunction with the Concrete Institute of Australia invites the submission of Full papers from accepted authors for original work. Full papers will be considered for oral or poster presentations in the fib 2018 Program. Authors of accepted abstracts are required to submit a full paper to be accepted for the final program.

Key Dates:

Abstract presenters notifications – full paper submissions open 5 March 2018
Call for Papers Close 6 April 2018
Full paper presenter notifications 30 April 2018

Summary of Full Paper Submission Instructions

Please read through the submission instructions listed below before preparing your abstract:

Step 1: Read the General Policies and Requirements for the submission of abstracts.

Step 2: Write your abstract following the Full paper guidelines.

Step 3: Download the Full Paper template and insert/add your full paper. Save as a .doc document to your computer.

Step 4: Click on the below icon to complete the Full paper Submission Form. It will be necessary to attach/upload the .doc copy of your abstract.

Notification of Acceptance

Notifications of acceptance into the full program will be sent via e-mail to the submitting author by 30 April 2018.

Accepted papers will be published in the Congress proceedings. The Congress Managers will not be held responsible for paper submissions not received via the website or for submission errors caused by internet service outages, hardware or software delays, power outages or unforeseen events.

5th International fib Congress Program Themes:

Design and Construction
Architectural and Environmental Design
Model Codes, Standards and Specifications
Modelling and Design
Condition Assessment
Concrete Deterioration Mechanisms
Reinforcement Corrosion
Models and Design for Durability
Monitoring and maintenance
Repair and Rehabilitation
Structural Strengthening
Concrete Materials
Fibre Reinforced Concrete
Alkali-activated Concretes and Geopolymer Concrete
New Concrete Materials
Reinforcing and Prestressing Materials
Bridge Structures
Composite and Hybrid Structures
Existing Concrete Structures
Resilience and Robustness
Shear and Torsion
Shrinkage and Creep
Ultra High Performance Concrete
Underground and Foundation Structures
History of Concrete
Large (Challenging) Projects
Sustainability, Repurpose and Recycle
Through Life Management

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Key Dates

Now open
Abstract Author Notifications
5 March 2018
Full Paper Submission Deadline
6 April 2018
Author Notifications
30 April 2018
Early Bird Registration Close
6 July 2018
Congress Dates
7-11 October 2018