June 30, is the new determined deadline for submitting abstracts for next year’s World Tunnel Congress.
From 19-25 April 2024, Shenzhen, China will host WTC2024, which’s theme will be “Tunnelling for a Better Life”.
In order to sharing their knowledge and experiences, professionals with valuable insights, case studies, best practices, lessons learned, and solutions to today’s challenges are being invited to this event. Abstracts can be submitted via the online submission system.
Papers are invited under the topics:
Planning; survey; design; ground stability; support and lining; conventional tunneling; mechanized tunneling (TBM, shield); waterproofing and drainage; geological prediction and geophysical prospecting; instrumentation and monitoring/testing and inspection; ventilation and aerodynamics; maintenance and repair; operational safety; tunnel renovation and upgrading; occupational health and safety; new materials; digital and information technology; immersed/floating tunnels; shafts; underground caverns/underground space use; and contractual practices and risk management.
The information about acceptation or rejection of the abstracts will be announced on July 15 to the participants, while the deadline for full paper submission is September 30.
WTC2024 will be held at Shenzhen International Convention and Exhibition Center.
For more information, visit the WTC2024 website.