GCCA Annual Conference Singapore 2019

‘Innovation in Focus’

10th October, The Sofitel Singapore City Centre

Register today and reserve your place:

Non-members information pack and registration

GCCA Members and Affiliates information pack and registration

Photo by Massy Energy
Who Should Attend and Cost Information

Members of the Cement and Concrete Sector, people working across the built environment and wider industry stakeholders.

Delegate rate for conference day and awards dinner (10 October only) for non-members: €300 per person.
GCCA Members and affiliates (please refer to member registration)

Accommodation is available to reserve on a first-come, first-served basis for the duration of the conference at the Sofitel Singapore City Centre Hotel.

King room for single occupancy: $SGD 350.00 (Rate is quoted per room, per night and includes breakfast)

For more information on the event registration, payment, accommodation and travel arrangements , download the conference information pack

Programme Overview:

Please go to our Speaker Biographies page for more information

‘Women in Cement and Concrete’ Networking Breakfast (starts at 07:30)

Conference Registration (starts at 08:00)

Morning session (starts at 09:00)

Lead Innovation Speaker: Lars Sudmann

Technical panels on innovation in concrete and cement with leading industry experts.

Cement Panel:

1. Process Improvements – Jan Kjaersgaard, Group Executive Vice President, Cement – FLSmidth
2. New Binders – Professor Vanderley John, Universidade de São Paulo (USP)
3. Technology developments in China – Sui Tongbo, Sinoma
4. Carbon Capture Use and Storage – Mike Monea, President, International CCS Knowledge Centre

Concrete Panel :

1. Innovation in Materials: Application to design and construction – Dr Zhong Hua, Product Director, GCP SCC
2. Digital fabrication and design for a sustainable future – Professor Dr Robert J. Flatt, Institute for Building Materials, ETH Zurich
3. Major Contractor Perspective on Innovation – Dr Akio Kasuga, Executive VP Sumitomo Mitsui Construction Ltd

Afternoon Session (starts at 14:00)

Lead Transformation Speaker: Dr Ayesha Khanna
Transformation of our urban lives – Smart cities, technology and the role of building materials

Major Industry Announcement

Cities of the Future: Innovation Challenges

India – with renowned architect Dr Anupama Kundoo
Lagos – with Simon Gusah, Chief Resilience Officer for Lagos
Singapore – with Professor Erwin Viray, Dean of the Architecture Sustainable Design Pillar at the Singapore University of Technology & Design

Evening Reception: (starts at 18:30)

Concrete in Life‘ Photography Competition Awards Dinner 

Selection of entries from the concrete in life – global photography competition:

  • Photo by @willamerton via Instagram
  • Photo by @remy.london.barista via Instagram
  • Photo by @crazycatladyldn via Instagram
  • Photo by @alexander.londoner via Instagram

A chance to:

  • Learn about key innovations and trends that impact on the cement and concrete industry at a global and regional level
  • Engage with renowned global experts
  • Network with senior industry leaders and other key industry stakeholders
  • Learn more about the GCCA’s priorities and work program
  • Meet the GCCA executive team

Register today and reserve your place:

Non-members information pack and registration

GCCA Members and Affiliates information pack and registration

Header photo by Mike Enerio on Unsplash