2 - 4 September 2019 | Cape Town, South Africa

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Keynote Speakers

Plenary Keynote Lectures will be delivered at the SEMC 2019 International Conference by distinguished international authorities from across the world. Confirmed Keynote Speakers to date are as follows:

Professor Tim Ibell, University of Cambridge, UK
Title of Lecture: “Extraordinary Possibilities for Concrete Structures”

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Professor Brian Uy, University of Sydney, Australia
Title of Lecture: "Application, behaviour and design of high performance steel-concrete composite structures"

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Professor Klaus-Jürgen Bathe, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Title of Lecture: “Advancing Frontiers in Finite Element Procedures”

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Professor Ben Young, University of Hong Kong, China
Title of Lecture: “Recent Developments in Cold-Formed Steel Structures”

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Past SEMC Keynote Speakers: Prof. Phillip Gould (USA), Prof. Patrick Dowling (UK), Prof. Herbert Mang (Austria), Prof. Zdenek Bazant (USA), Prof. Yau Kai Cheung (Hong Kong), Prof. Wilfried Kraetzig (Germany), Prof. Yozo Fujino (Japan), Prof. Ted Galambos (USA), Prof. David Nethercot (UK), Prof. Jan-Ming Ko (Hong Kong), Prof. George Rozvany (Hungary), Prof. Dan Frangopol (USA), Prof. Alan Kemp (South Africa), Prof. Jin-Guang Teng (Hong Kong), Prof. Peter Jan Pahl (Germany), Prof. Daya Reddy (South Africa), Prof. Frans Bijlaard (Netherlands), Prof. Hong-Nan Li (China), Prof. Mark Bradford (Australia), Mr. Knut Goppert (Germany), Prof. Michael Rotter (UK), Prof. Dinar Camotim (Portugal), Prof. Rene de Borst (UK), Prof. Klaus-Jürgen Bathe (USA), Prof. Adnan Ibrahimbegovic (France), Prof. Kim Rasmussen (Australia), Prof. Jian-Fei Chen (UK), Prof. Amr Elnashai (USA) & Prof. Guido De Roeck (Belgium).