Scientific -Technical Conference: E-mobility, Sustainable Materials and Technologies

MATBUD updates 14/10/2020

During the conference, you can follow the session also on YouTube

DAY 1: October 19, 2020


DAY 2: October 20, 2020

MATBUD updates 13/10/2020

Presentation rules

The program of the conference is available on the conference website.

To present your paper, you need to join the session by using the link that will be given on the conference website (the same for all participants, including presenters).

When you will be invited to present your paper by the chairperson, your presentation will be displayed and we will give you a remote control on it – you will be able to move the slides according to your needs by using your computer mouse.

You will have remote control over the presentation during your speech and a short discussion as well.

Please do not forget to unmute yourself and turn on your video.

See you all very soon!

MATBUD updates 05/10/2020

MATBUD'2020 is approaching!

The paper authors are kindly asked to provide data concerning the presenting person by filling the form here. Please, provide the presenting person till 8 October to let us proceed with the organisation of the conference.
Due to the epidemiological situation, we strongly encourage remote participation in the conference
The presentation shall be submitted before 16 October, using this link.

All the presentation guidelines are given in the tab 'Presentation Submission'


MATBUD updates 27/09/2020

Next TC 283-CAM: Chloride transport in alkali-activated materials (Chair: Prof. Arnaud CASTEL, Deputy Chair: Shishir MUNDRA) will be organized online and will be held in conjunction with MATBUD'2020 Conference in Cracow, Poland, 19-21 October 2020.  The RILEM TC meeting is scheduled for morning session on Wednesday 21st .

MATBUD updates 27/04/2020

Dear Participants,

Taking into account uncertainty on the horizon due to the COVID-19 pandemic the Organising Committee of MATBUD’2020 conference has decided to enable remote participation for presenters or attendees in the conference.

Thus, we maintain the dates of MATBUD’2020 conference: 19-21 October 2020

Considering numerous requests and inquiries the deadline for full paper submission has been extended until May 31, 2020

Please stay tuned for additional information and updates, via MATBUD website

Best regards, 

Organising Committee

MATBUD Keynote Speakers

We have the great pleasure to announce MATBUD Keynote Speakers

Concrete and climate change: an equation with no solution? -  Jean-Michel Torrenti (IFSTTAR, France)    

J-M Torrenti - head of MAST Materials and Structures (IFSTTAR, France), head of the French delegation at the fib (the international concrete federation), member of the BNTRA CN EC2 commission, member of the ANDRA scientific council, expert at the HCERES. Co-author of several books including "Le grand livre des bétons" (ed Le Moniteur). Expertise in concrete and concrete durability, carbonation, coupled thermo-hydro-chemical-mechanical behaviour, shrinkage and creep.


Innovative cements and concretes - how can we design them, and when can we use them - John Provis (University of Sheffield, UK)

J. Provis, BE (Hons), BSc, PhD, CEng, FIMMM, FICT, FACerS - Professor of Cement Materials Science and Engineering, Head of the Engineering Graduate School, University of Sheffield, Fellow of the American Ceramic Society, awarded in 2013 with RILEM Robert L’Hermite Medal, in recognition of his „outstanding contribution to the research and development of geopolymers and other construction materials", honorary doctorate (Dr.h.c.) by Hasselt University, Belgium, in 2015 to recognise his leadership in the development of geopolymers and other novel cementitious materials. His research has been funded by the European Research Council (starting grant 2013-8), as well as UK Research Councils, industry, and international sources. He is Deputy Chair of RILEM Technical Committee 283-CAM, an invited TAC Expert of RILEM, a Voting Member of committees of BSI, ASTM and ACI,  Editor-in-Chief for Materials and Structures,  Speciality Chief Editor for the Structural Materials section of Frontiers in Materials and Editor for Cement and Concrete Research.