Seminar, Workshop & Training






Seminars, Conferences and Workshops

The department regularly organizes lectures, seminars, conferences, workshops and training programs on various important issues relevant to the Civil Engineering. They include lectures and papers presented by invited specialists as well as presentations by the faculty members and the students of the university, particularly the department of CE. Some of the more significant events organized by the department are:

Name of the Event and Year


Seminar on Engineering Contribution of Fazlur Rahman Khan, September, 2021

Seminar on History of Bridge Building in Bangladesh: From Isha Khan to Padma Bridge, August, 2021

Seminar on Transportation and Structural Aspects of Dhaka Metro Rail, August, 2021

Seminar on Compact Township and Cooperative Developments, February, 2020

Seminar on Bio-Electrochemical Conversion of Greenhouse Gases: Challenge and Perspective, December, 2019

Seminar on Karnaphuli Tunnel, November, 2019

Seminar on Systematic Water Quality Assessment and an Appropriate Nano-enabled Treatment Solution for Low-income U.S. Communities, June, 2019

Seminar on Addressing Urban Informality-Challenges and Solutions, June, 2019

Seminar on Fecal Sludge Treatment in Bangladesh, January, 2019

Seminar on Science and Engineering Research in US - Role of the Government, National Labs and Universities, December, 2018

Seminar on Slope Stabilisation Using Soil Nail System, December, 2018

Seminar on Mega-Project Management Techniques: Introduction to Project Delivery Model and Earned Value Management System, November, 2018

Seminar on Water and Flood Management Perspectives in Bangladesh, November, 2018

Seminar on Race for Humanity: Overview of Rohingya Response Activities , July, 2018

Seminar on Spatiotemporal Variation of Tropical Rainforest Trees Wateruse, July, 2018

Seminar on Sustainable Development Practices in Bangladesh: A Bottom Up Approach, May, 2018

Seminar on The Future of the Rickshaw: Mobility, Informal Labor and Aspirations of Modernity, January, 2018

Seminar on Challenges in Deep Excavation, December, 2017

Seminar on Bridge Load Capacity Ratings, December, 2017

Seminar on Comparative analysis of traffic performance between roundabouts and signalized intersections using microsimulation, December, 2017

Seminar on Towards Achieving Goals: Research and higher education, December, 2017

Seminar on Integrating Humanities with Engineering Fundamentals, November, 2017

Seminar on Through the silts: poem, prayers, and promises for Chuknagar, November, 2017

Seminar on Project Management: Tendering and Procurement, 2017

Seminar on Challenges in Water Resources Development in Bangladesh, November, 2017

Seminar on Air Pollution: Scenarios and control, 2017

Lecture on Research (at UT Austin) on Affordable Filters, 2016

Seminar on Preparing thesis report, 2016

Lecture on Research (at University of British Columbia) on Timber Structures, 2016

Seminar on Experimental Study and Numerical Modeling on Alkali-Silica Reaction, 2016

Seminar on Higher Education Abroad, 2016

Seminar on Vibration technologies, 2016

Seminar on Advances in Nanotechnology, 2015

Seminar on Research Proposal Writing, 2015

Lecture on Nanotechnology in Environmental Engineering Research, 2015

Lecture on Communication and Teaching Methods, 2015

Seminar on Harnessing the Art of Pottery, 2015

Seminar on Pursuing higher studies abroad, 2015

Seminar on Effective teaching, 2015

Seminar on Seismic Assessment and Retrofitting 2015

Seminar on Harnessing the Art of Pottery, 2015

Seminar on The Water-Energy-Food Nexus: Development pressures and regional cooperation in South Asia and Myanmar, 2015

Seminar on The Water-Energy-Food Nexus: Development Pressure and Regional Cooperation in South Asia and Myanmar, 2014

Seminar on Surface Water Treatment Processes in the Context of Saidabad Water Treatment Plant and Its Supply, 2013

Lecture on Sustainable Development in Cities, 2013

Lecture on Software Simulation of Highway Traffic, 2013

Seminar on Seismic Design of Steel Structures, 2013

Seminar on Seismic Performance Enhancement of Steel Building Beam-Column Connections, 2012

Seminar on Recycling of Demolished Concrete, 2012

Seminar on Design of Water Filters, 2012

Lecture on Negative Skin Friction on Piles in Collapsible Soil due to Inundation, 2011

Seminar on Teaching of Fundamentals of Engineering in an Innovative Way, 2011

Seminar on Plumbing Practice in Bangladesh : Problems and Prospective, 2011

Seminar on How to Face an Interview, 2011

Seminar on Modern Construction of Bridges, 2011

Seminar on Sky Water Harvesting, 2011

Seminar on Recycling of Demolished Concrete, 2011

Seminar on Nano Technology,  2010

Lecture on Conquering The Mount Everest, 2010

Seminar on Cyclone Tracking, 2010

Lecture on Analyses of Hazards with Numerical Models, 2010

Lecture on Storm Water Management in British Columbia, 2009

Seminar on Architecture and Auto Cad, 2009

Lecture on Water Supply in Dhaka City: Issues and Challenges, 2009

Lecture entitled Engineering Education in Bangladesh and Professional,  Responsibilities of Civil Engineers, 2009

Seminar entitled UAP/SEL Seminar on Recycling of Demolished Concrete, 2008

Lecture on Low Cost Housing and Role of Civil Engineers, 2008

Lecture on Vehicle Crash Simulation on Traffic Barriers, 2008

Lecture on Waste Disposal from Buildings, 2007

Lecture on Water Supply in Buildings: Problems and Remedies, 2007

Seminar on Recycling of Demolished Concrete, 2007

Lecture on Applied Transportation Engineering in California, 2007

Lead Auditor Course on SA-8000, 2006

Lecture on Earthquake Retrofitting of Existing Masonry and Concrete Structures, 2005

Lecture on Building Paints, 2005

Lecture on Deterioration of Roads and Highways in Australia, 2005

Lecture on Building Construction in Texas, USA, 2005

International Workshop on ISO-14000 and EMS Implementation, 2005

International Workshop on Repair and Maintenance Concrete Structures, 2004

Seminar on Earthquake Engineering Research in University of Asia Pacific, 2004

Seminar on Towards a Better Life in Dhaka, 2004

Workshop on Environmental Management System, 2003

Lecture on Municipal Water Supply and Quality, 2002

Seminar on Risk Involved in Conventional Seismic Analysis, 2001

Seminar on Impact of Rising Water Level at Kaptai Dam, 2001

International Conference on Sea Level Rise and Sustainable Coastal Management, 1999

Seminar on Arsenic Contamination in Ground Water in Bangladesh, 1998





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