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International Conference on Dam Safety Management and Engineering (ICDSME 2019)
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The Malaysian National Committee on Large Dams (MYCOLD) is proud to host the first International Conference on Dam Safety Management and Engineering (ICDSME2019). The conference with the theme “Resilient Dams for Safe Communities” is co-organized by the Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), Department of Irrigation, Drainage (DID) and Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN). It is also with great pleasure to announce that the principal keynote speakers of the conference include Mr. Michael F. Rogers (President of ICOLD/CIGB), Mr. Amir Hamzah (President/CEO of TNB), Dato' Sharbini Suhaili (CEO, Sarawak Energy Berhad), Ir. Hj. Abdullah Bin Isnin (Director General DID Malaysia), Mr. Tony Bennett (Director Dam and Public Safety, OPG), Dr. Dong Hoon Shin (Director General, Infrastructure Safety Research, K-water Institute), Prof. Pierre Y. Julien (Department of Civil Engineering, Colorado State University, USA) and Mr. Devendra Kumar Sharma (President, INCOLD).

We are soliciting original papers describing the state-of-the-art research and development inclusive (but are not limited to) of the following technical areas:

  1. International Best Practices in Dam Safety
  2. Sustainable Dam and Reservoir Management
  3. Dam Health Monitoring, Data Acquisition and Processing
  4. Operation, Maintenance and Emergency Management
  5. Safety Reviews and Risk Assessment
  6. Major Rehabilitations and Other Risk Reduction Investments

Important Dates

Full paper submission            : 10 August 2019

Acceptance notification        : 15 August 2019

Camera ready submission       : 15 September 2019

Early bird registration            : 15 October 2019

Conference day                   : 19-21 November 2019

The peer-reviewed and presented papers will be published in the ICDSME 2019 Conference Proceedings (digital) and selected articles will be published in SCOPUS/ISI indexed journal.

Location Penang, Malaysia