4th to 6th May 2017,
Bombay convention & exhibition center

Conference Agenda

Conference Agenda
Thursday, May 19, 2016
9.50 - 10.00

Welcome Address

Mr Yogesh Mudras Managing Director, UBM India Pvt. Ltd

10.00 - 10.10

Keynote Address

Shri. S. M. Ramchandani Joint Managing Director, Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation Ltd. (MSRDC)

10.10 - 10.20

Special Address

Shri. N. A. Viswanathan Secretary General, Cement Manufacturers Association (CMA)

10.20 - 10.25

Special Guest Address

Dr. Manamohan .R. Kalgal President, Indian Concrete Institute (ICI)

10.25 - 10.35

Special Address II

Ms.Shaina NC National Spokesperson, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)

10.35 - 10.45

Guest of Honour Address

Shri. Eknath Sambhaji Shinde Cabinet Minister - PWD (MSRDC, Public Undertaking), Government Of Maharashtra

10.45 - 11.00

Tea Break

11.00 - 11.30

Session 1

Advances in Design Techniques for Reinforced Cement Concrete (RCC) Structures


Discussion Points

  • New design concepts and methods for long term performance, robustness with respect to severe environment conditions and loading
  • Designing and specifying high performance applications in buildings and infrastructure, fortified building codes and community initiatives focusing on disaster resistance and adaptive reuse.
  • Earthquake safety of homes in India: Understanding the bottlenecks in implementation
  • Environmental life cycle assessment and lifecycle cost analysis of concrete buildings

Speakers

Dr V V. Nori Chairman, Shirish Patel Associates Consultants

Presentation Topic: “Design of Concrete Structures -Elegance and Economy"

11.30 - 12.00

Session 2

Seismic Design of Multistorey Buildings


Discussion Points:

  • Seismic detailing of concrete buildings
  • Challenges in earthquake engineering
  • Earthquake safety of homes in India: Understanding the bottlenecks in implementation
  • Lessons to be learnt from projects abroad
  • Case Study

Speakers

Dr PC BasuConsultant, Nuclear & Special Bridge BU L & T Construction

Presentation Topic: “Seismic Capacity of Buildings"

12.10 - 13.00

Session 3

Precast Concrete Technology: An Emerging Trend In India


Discussion Points:

  • New opportunities for prestressed concrete technology in architecture and urban planning
  • Quality in manufacturing, sustainability, variety, flexibility, utility
  • Case Study

Speakers

Mr Ajit BhateManaging Director, Precast India Infrastructures Pvt Ltd.

Mr A.R.Jambekar Advisor, M/S. Relcon Infraprojects Ltd.

13.00 - 14.00

Lunch and Networking

14.00 - 14.10

Partner Presentation

14.10 - 14.40

Session 4

Modern Trends In Design and Construction of Flyovers, Elevated Structures, Underground Structures and Tunnels


Discussion Points:

  • High performance concrete application in infrastructure, fortified building codes and community initiatives focusing on disaster resistance and adaptive reuse
  • Construction Supervision and safety audit for highways
  • Case Study

Speakers

Mr Vinay Gupta Chief Executive Officer, Ms Tandon Consultants Pvt Ltd.

14.40 - 15.10

Session 5

Design And Construction of Flexible and Rigid Pavements

Speakers

Mr R.K Jain, Independent Highway Consultant & Technical Advisor, The Indian Roads Congress (IRC)

Presentation Topic: “Recent Trends & Development In Rigid Pavement Design and Construction”

15.10 - 15.30

Tea and Networking

15.30 - 15.45

Partner Presentation

Mr Nitant Shah, Regional Head, J K Cement Ltd.

15.45 - 16.00

Session 6

Trends and Developments in Green Cement and Concrete Technology

Speakers

Mr Manish Mokal, Senior Manager - QCS, Gammon India Limited

Presentation Topic: “Approach Towards Sustainable Concrete Construction”

16.00 - 17.30

Session 7

The Indo – Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Topic: “Sustainable Cement & Concrete In India: Italy’s Know-How And Experience”


16.00 – 16.40

Institutional Addresses

Welcome Address

Narinder K. Nayar President, The Indo-Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry*

Welcome Address

Ugo Ciarlatani Consul General of Italy in Mumbai

Address

Mauro Mariani Commissioner, Italian Trade Commission (Mumbai Office)

Keynote Address

L. Rajashekhar Chairman, Technical Committee, Indian Cement Manufacturers Association (tbc)


16.40 – 17.30

Technical Session

Setting the Context: Mr. Claudio Maffioletti, Secretary General, Indo-Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the “Make it Sustainable – Building Materials” Project

Presentation on “Protocols of Environmental Products - Cement, Concrete, and Mortars”, Cesare Saccani, Managing Director, ICMQ India Pvt. Ltd. Presentation on “Life Cycle Thinking”, Nidhi Dixit, Managing Partner, ArcAllusions Architects

Corporate experience sharing Rajiv Singhal, Schnell India Pvt. Ltd. Corporate experience sharing – V. Rajesh, Zuari Italcement Group India Pvt Ltd (tbc)

Friday, May 20, 2016
10.00 - 11.00

Session 1

Seismic Design of Multistorey Buildings


Discussion Points:

  • Materials and technologies for building durable bridges in challenging conditions
  • Determining best practices in post tensioning systems to create highly durable concrete structures
  • Addressing how to minimise the impact of challenging environmental conditions on structural durability and maintenance.
  • Less is More- Engineers in Japan have built the world’s first concrete bridge free of all rebar and steel tendons.
  • Case Study

Speakers

Dr Harshvardhan Subbarao Chairman, Construma Consultancy Pvt Ltd

Mr Vinay Gupta, Chief Executive Officer Ms Tandon Consultants Pvt Ltd.

Presentation Topic: “Use of Seismic Control Devices in Bridges”

11.00 - 11.30

Session 2

Inspection, Repair, Rehabilitation And Maintenance of Bridges and other Structures


Discussion Points:

  • Cost effective bridge and tunnel asset management
  • Construction Supervision and Quality Control for Road and Bridge Projects
  • GIS Applications for Bridge Monitoring and Maintenance
  • Load Rating of Existing Bridges
  • Researchers in North America will soon be able to take advantage of a new facility that can test full-scale bridge systems and assess the impact of a lifetime’s wear in just a few months

Speakers

Mr P Y Manjure Director - Freyssinet Prestressed Concrete Company Ltd.

Presentation Topic: “Rehabilitation of Bridges and other Structures”

11.30 - 11.50

Session 3

Quality Assurance System and TQM for Highway Projects


Discussion Points:

  • Construction supervision and quality control for road and highway projects
  • Quality assurance measures at major project sites involving concrete construction
  • Issues related to service life of concrete structures
  • Structural conservation; Earthquake Engineering; Soil structure interaction
  • IT Propelled value engineering in construction

Speakers

Mr Ashutosh Ranjan Quality Head (Roads),Hindustan Construction Company Ltd. (HCC)

Presentation Topic: “Construction Project Management and TQM”

11.50 - 12.10

Session 4

Manufactured Sand –New Trends

Speakers

Dr Himanshu Raje Director, Raje Structural Consultants Pvt Ltd.

12.10 - 12.40

Session 5

Repairs and Restoration

Speakers

Mr Satish C Dhupelia Consulting Structural & Civil Engineer, Satish .C. Dhupelia

12.40 - 13.10

Session 6

Waterproofing and Repair Solutions

Speakers

Mr Sunny Surlaker Head Admixtures Division MC – Bauchemie (India) Private Limited

Presentation Topic: “State of the art Waterproofing systems - Materials and Principles”

Mr Zaheer Abbas BASF India Ltd,Construction Chemicals Division

13.10 – 14.00

Lunch and networking

14.00 - 14.50

Session 7

Concrete Admixture Technology


Discussion Points:

  • Emerging trends in concrete technology and structural concrete
  • Design and control of concrete mixture
  • A holistic perspective on the role of concrete admixtures for sustainable concrete construction

Speakers

Mr Kiran Sawant Business Development Manager- Admixture System, BASF India Limited

Presentation Topic: “Advance Admixture Technology for Low Viscous Concrete”

Mr Vinod Ailsinghani Specification Head (Alccofine Products), Ambuja Cements Limited

Presentation Topic: “Importance of Micro Materials in Modern Concrete”

Mr Ibrahim Shaikh Senior Product Manager (Concrete), Sika India Pvt. Ltd.

Presentation Topic: "Advanced Concrete Admixtures & Essentials”.

14.50 - 15.00

Partner Presentation

15.00 - 15.15

Tea and Networking

15.15 – 15.45

Session 8

Advances and Innovations in Readymix Concrete

Speakers

Mr Vijay Kulkarni Principal Consultant, Ready Mixed Concrete Manufacturers Association(RMCMA)

15.45-16.10

Session 9

Market Opportunities in Earthmoving and Construction Equipment


Discussion Points:

  • The Indian Construction equipment industry’s revenues are estimated to reach US$22.7 billion by 2020
  • Equipment sales reached 68,200 units in FY15.

Speakers

Mr Rahul Sharma General Manager, Schwing Stetter India Private Ltd.

Presentation Topic: “Construction Project Management and TQM”



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