The International Conference on Construction Materials and Structures (ICCMATS) will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa on 24-26
November, 2014. The conference is focussed on research, structural and industrial or engineering applications involving the six (6)
modern construction materials namely:- cement, concrete, bitumen, steel, masony, timber. ICCMATS 2014 is the first of its kind in Africa,
is organised by University of Johannesburg (UJ) in conjunction with Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), China, and supported by a number
of local and international schorlarly and professional societies including the Concrete Society of Southern Africa, South African Institution
of Civil Engineers, RILEM, American Concrete Institute.
Invitation to Johannesburg and to ICCMATS 2014
We have the pleasure of inviting you to Johannesburg for ICCMATS 2014.
The response to our Call for Papers has been excellent with over 1500 pages of peer-reviewed papers from 51 countries. There will be
eleven keynote lectures from distinguished speakers, international experts and research leaders in their fields including Prof. Douglas
Hooton from the University of Toronto, Canada; Prof. Kejin Wang from Iowa State University, USA; Prof. Tshilidzi Marwala the Deputy
Vice Chancellor for Research at the University of Johannesburg.
We sincerely hope that you will find ICCMATS 2014 to be stimulating and personally rewarding; that it will be an ideal opportunity to meet
colleagues, establish new friendships and explore new directions. Johannesburg is a vibrant multicultural city and the economic hub of the
country. We trust you will have a pleasant and memorable stay.
The conference program schedule is now available for download
International Conference on
Construction Materials and Structures
24-26 November 2014 I Johannesburg I South Africa