the XVII-th

National Conference on Steel Structures

Bucharest | October 28-29 2021

Welcome to the XVII-th National Conference on Steel Structures 2021!

The XVII-th National Conference on Steel Structures (CNCM17-2021) will be held in Bucharest on October 28-29th 2021 and will be organized by the Technical University of Civil Engineering Bucharest (UTCB).

Keynote speakers

M. Veljkovic

Prof. Milan Veljkovic

Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

Keynote lecture: Innovations in tubular structures used to support wind turbines

R. Landolfo

Prof. Rafaelle Landolfo

Universita’ Degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy

Keynote lecture: Seismic design of steel structures: Current developments of Eurocode 8

D. Dubina

Acad. Prof. Dan Dubină

Universitatea Politehnica din Timișoara, Romania

Keynote lecture: It is reliable to apply lightweight steel construction in seismic areas ?

T. Shima

Ing. Takanori Shima

IHI Infrastructure Systems

Keynote lecture: Brăila Bridge – 1st modern large-scale suspension bridge over the Danube


Automation and robotics in steel constructions

Behaviour of steel structures to extreme actions

Special structures and case studies

Digitization of the design and machining of steel constructions

Eurocodes and other norms

Impact on the natural environment

Coastal engineering


Modelling of the steel structures behaviour

Steel bridges


Rehabilitation and retrofitting solutions


Composite steel-concrete structures

Cold-formed shapes structures

Towers and chimneys


Submission of abstracts (200 words)

Acceptance of abstracts

Submission of papers

Acceptance of papers

Submission of papers (final form)

Final conference program

June 15th 2021

June 25th 2021

August 20th 2021

August 30th 2021

September 15th 2021

October 15th 2021