Call For Papers


Claudelands, Hamilton

11 – 13 October 2018


 Jointly Organised by:

Concrete NZ
Concrete NZ – Masonry
Concrete NZ – Learned Society
Concrete NZ – Readymix
Concrete NZ – Precast 

The call for papers is open until 3 April 2018.  A template is available on request.  Authors are asked to submit the following (in Word format) to the Conference Secretary:

  • A one page synopsis of their proposed paper.
  • A short paragraph detailing career history and a written commitment to personally attend and present the paper at the conference, if the paper is accepted.

A six to ten page paper is required from authors of accepted papers.  Papers will be published in the conference proceedings.


  • Receipt of synopsis  3 April 2018
  • Preliminary acceptance of papers  18 April 2018
  • Receipt of papers  6 August 2018

Provisional Technical Programme:

All aspects of the concrete construction and associated technologies will be covered.  Papers are being sought on research, design trends, marketing opportunities, recent developments, construction, materials, methodologies and new issues for cement and concrete.

Sandy Cormack Award:

All papers accepted for the 2018 combined industry conference will be eligible for the Concrete NZ – Learned Society’s ‘Sandy Cormack Award’.  The author judged to have presented the best paper at the conference will receive $1,000 and an award certificate.


Please address all enquiries to:
The NZ Concrete Industry Conference
PO Box 12
Auckland 2147
New Zealand

Phone:+64 9 536 5410
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