Seminar: Innovation & Sustainability in Construction

This seminar proposes the latest research outcomes from the research groups of the Department of Civil Engineering of the University of Salerno, Italy and the Structural Engineering Laboratories of Empa, Zurich, in the field of sustainable construction, with an emphasis on both strengthening existing structures and realising new ones.

Target audience
Stakeholders, practitioners, and scientists from the sectors of construction, buildings and infrastructure, environment, and sustainability.

Registration deadline
Please register by January 31th, 2024.


14.30 Welcome address and introduction
14.45* Enzo Martinelli: “On the use of plant-based raw materials in civil engineering: the BEST Project”
15.15* Christoph Czaderski: “Extending service life of existing concrete structures”
15.45* Marco Pepe: “On the use of fine recycled aggregates from CDW in concrete: the Recycl3D project”
16.15* Moslem Shahverdi: “concrete 3D printing: challenges and opportunities”
17.00 Networking (apero and informal discussion with speakers)

*20 minutes presentation and 10 minutes for Q&A


Überland Str. 129, 8600 Dübendorf, Schweiz

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