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Indian Structural Steel Conference-2020

Indian Structural Steel Conference-2020, IIT Hyderabad

Conference Dates: 25th to 27th March, 2020

Indian Structural Steel Conference-2020

This international conference, organized by the Structural Steel Research Group, Department of Civil Engineering of IIT Hyderabad is the First Conference focused on Structural Steel and its applications to be held from March 25-27, 2020 in Hyderabad. This ISSC 2020 conference is happening with an association of ASCE India Section and Springer Publications. 

It will be of interest to steel and aluminium structure designers and manufacturers, trade associations, design engineers, steel fabricators, architects, owners or developers of steel and aluminium structures, researchers, academics and post-graduate students. 

Call of papers:

The scientific committee of ISSC 2020 welcomes the papers that have the following scopes 

  • State-of-the-art and state-of-the-practice in structural engineering

  • Art and science of structural modeling and design

  • Novel analytical, computational and experimental simulation techniques.

  • Propose new structural systems and study the merits of existing ones.

  • Pioneer methods for maintenance, rehabilitation, and monitoring of existing structures.

  • Investigate the properties of engineering materials as related to structural behavior.


All the accepted papers of ISSC 2020 will be published in the Springer Special Conference Proceedings


Main Themes:

Structural / Cold-formed Steel: Thin-walled Structures, Shells, Bolted Connections, Welded Connections, High Strength Steel & Other Steels, Cold-Formed Structures, Welding properties, Plates & Shells, Stability​​,Fatigue & Fracture, Fire, Seismic Resistance, Steel Buildings, Bridge Structures, Offshore Structures, Towers, Innovative Structures, Fabrication and Construction​,Architectural Design & Case Studies

Steel - FRP Composites: Joints in Composite structures, Retrofitting of Steel Structures using FRP, Design Criteria and Safety, FRP reinforced Concrete and Steel Structures, New Design for FRP Composite systems, Delaminations and Rupture analysis of FRP systems, Experimental Methods, Various Loading methods, Novel Application of Composites materials, Use of natural composites in Civil Engineering, New composite materials

Composite construction: Design Methods, Behaviour under various loading conditions, Demountable Structural Design, Encased beams design, Steel-Concrete floor joint - behavior and design, Numerical Modelling works, Concrete infilled steel beams and columns, Structural inspection, Hybrid design methods, Composite floor connection design, Steel concrete bond design, Mechanics and analysis of composite design


Abstract Submission and Format:

The registration procedure is as follows

  • The deadline for the abstract submission is October 15th, 2019.

  • The abstract should be as per the instructions - Abstract format download.

  • Upload your abstract through the google form.

  • Click here to upload your paper

  • No more than 2 papers can be presented by the same registered participant


Full Paper Submission

  • Deadline for the full paper submission is November 15th, 2019.

  • For more details please contact –


Registration and Fee:

Professionals (Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor/Lecturer/Engineers/Industrialists)

Early Bird: Rs.8,000 or $ 200

After Early Bird: Rs.10,000 or $ 230


Students (Research Scholar/Graduate Student/Masters students/under graduates)

Early Bird: Rs.6,000 or $ 150

After Early Bird: Rs.8,000 or $ 180


Accompany (Who will not be presenting a paper/co-author/accompanying person/spouse/visitor/etc...)

Early Bird: Rs.4,000 or $ 130

After Early Bird: Rs.5,000 or $ 160


For Professional and Students category the registration fee covers the admission to all the technical sessions, certificate, seminar kits, conference bag, lunch, coffee breaks.


** For Accompany category the registration fee covers only the admission to all the technical sessions, lunch and coffee breaks.


Important Dates:

  • Submission of Abstracts: 30th October 2019

  • Acceptance of Abstracts: 07th November 2019 

  • Submission of full papers: 30th November 2019*

  • Acceptance of full papers: 15th December 2019* 

  • Early bird registration deadline: 15th December 2019

  • Final Registration deadline: 15th January 2019

  • Conference Dates: 25th to 27th March, 2020


Conference Secretary:

Mahendrakumar Madhavan, Ph.D., P.E.

Structural Steel Research Group

Associate Professor, Structural Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Hyderabad

Kandi (V), Sangareddy (M), Medak Dist-502 285

Telangana, India​


Conference Venue:

IIT Hyderabad, India


For more information click on “Brochure/Website” button and click on the “Register” button to go to the registration details.

About IIT Hyderabad

IIT Hyderabad is one among the 2nd generation of IITs started by the Govt. of India. Today IITH offers 10 B.Tech programs (including Artificial Intelligence), 16 M.Tech programs, 3 M.Sc programs, 5 M.Phil programs, 1 M.Des program and Ph.D. programs in all branches of engineering, science, liberal arts and design. The very foundation of IIT Hyderabad is based on research and innovation. The vibrant research culture is evident from the number of patents and publications that IITH has. 

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