Thursday, April 24, 2014

SPACE 2014 - Sustainable Proactive Advocacies in Civil Engineering

DLSU Faculty and Graduate Students at the SPACE2014
DLSU Faculty and Graduate Students during the open forum
CE Faculty and BSMS/PhD graduate students presented papers at the 1st Sustainable Proactive Advocacies in Civil Engineering (SPACE2014), an  International Conference on "Civil Engineering Initiatives for Resilient Structures" at the SMX Convention Center, SM AURA, Bonifacio Global City held on April 24-25, 2104. The conference was organized by the Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers (PICE) – Makati Chapter and the Association of Structural Engineers of the Philippines, Inc. (ASEP).

The papers presented from DLSU were:
·        A Computer-Aided Seismic Hazard Risk Assessment Tool To Promote Safe School Communities by Kenneth S. Brizuela, BSMS and Co-author - Andres Winston C. Oreta
Kenneth Brizuela (BSMS - STE)
·        Outcomes-Based Teaching and Learning Strategies for the Structural Engineering Professor by Dr. Andres Winston C. Oreta, Professor
·        Development of Structural Engineering and Educational Application Using GAMESALAD by Alden Paul D. Balili, Asst. Professor
Asst. Prof. Alden Paul Balili
·        Income Effect in inter‐island passenger Mode Choice for the Western Visayas Region,Philippines by Nicanor R. Roxas Jr., PhD Student and Co-author: Dr. Alexis M. Fillone
Engr. Nicanor Roxas, Jr (PhD Student)
·        Analyzing The Operating Characteristics of anIntermodal Terminal In Western Visayas, Philippines by Raymund Paolo B. Abad, BSMS and Co-author: Dr. Alexis M. Fillone
Raymund Abad (BSMS - TRE)

Sunday, April 20, 2014


The Civil Engineering Department and its coorganizers, Tokyo Tech Office – Philippines, ATTARS and IDEAL invite you to participate in the forth- coming 2014 SEMINAR WORKSHOP ON THE UTILIZATION OF WASTE MATERIALS with the theme, “Sharing Knowledge, Technology and Expertise on Waste Utilization for a Sustainable Environment.” The seminar workshop will be held on September 5, 2014, at the Henry Sy, Sr. Hall, De La Salle University, Taft Avenue, Manila Philippines.

This is a multi-disciplinary seminar workshop that will bring together technologists, engineers, scientists, field project managers, representatives from NGOs, governments, academia and industry. It promotes discussions and development of solutions on the management and utilization of waste. The seminar will provide an opportunity to share your work, meet others involved in waste management, and formulate projects with new partners. This seminar will offer a wealth of opportunities to improve your knowledge and expand your network and reach. The seminar workshop will include paper presentations, plenary and invited talks and many opportunities for social and professional networking,

Topics of Papers: Papers related to all aspects of solid waste utilization are of interest, including:
-Utilization of waste materials
-Use of waste materials in construction
-Construction and demolition wastes
-Household hazardous wastes
-Municipal wastes
-Mining and mineral wastes
-Agricultural wastes
-Scrap tires
-Industrial wastes
-Medical wastes
-Composting and biological treatment
-Liners, caps, gas and leachate
-Carbon emissions reduction
-Waste reduction
-Solid waste dust
-Energy recovery and thermal treatment
-Integrated waste management
-Chemical and biochemical treatment
-Waste collection
-Landfill topics
-Waste generation studies
-Case studies
-Innovative technologies
-Public involvement
-Environmental equity

Important Dates:

June 27, 2014 - Deadline for Submission of Abstracts
July 11, 2014 - Acceptance of Abstracts
August 01, 2014 - Deadline for Submission of Full Paper
August 08, 2014 - Final Acceptance

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