Program overview

Welcome to the technical program of the BetonTage congress.

The congress language is German. Simultaneous interpretation into English will be provided for the first and second-day plenary sessions and the panels Structural precast 1 and From research to practice. The complete program in German you can find [here].

PLENARY 1

9:00
Opening of congress and exhibition

Getting certainty from the genes – New methods of genetic diagnostics pave the way to precision medicine
Dr. Dr. Saskia Biskup, CeGaT GmbH, Human Genetics Practice, Tübingen

Well meant – but well done, too? Thoughts on the sustainabilty of the German energy transition
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Carl-Alexander Graubner, Technische Universität Darmstadt

Innovations secure our future – award of the 2018
Innovation Prize for Structural Concrete Products of the Supplier Industry

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Harald Garrecht, University of Stuttgart

12:00 LUNCH AND EXHIBITION VISIT

Structural precast 1 – Built examples, technical concepts
Moderated by: Dipl.-Ing. Christian Drössler, German Association for Precast Concrete Construction, Bonn

14:00

EASTSITE Mannheim – Design and construction of sandwich façades from textile-reinforced concrete
Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dominik Wirtgen, Fischer Architekten GmbH, Mannheim
Dipl.-Ing. Christoph Suttrop, Dreßler Bau GmbH, Aschaffenburg

Thermally optimized façade design of precast elements using the Design Atlas for Building Construction
Dr.-Ing. Tanja Skottke, Dortmund University of Technology

Do we need Mandate M/100? – An update on European regulations pertaining to structural precast elements
Dipl.-Ing. Mathias Tillmann, German Association for Precast Concrete Construction, Bonn

15:30 COFFEE BREAK

16:00

Multifunctional precast elements – “Smallhouse IV” large-scale demonstrator
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Pahn, Dipl.-Ing. Christian Caspari, Kaiserslautern University of Technology

Modern concretes for precast bridges – State of the art in Germany and internationally
Prpf. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Oliver Fischer, Nicholas Schramm, M. Sc., Technical University of Munich

Development of CFRP-prestressed, modular footbridges from carbon-reinforced concrete
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Josef Hegger, Sophia Perse, M. Sc., Dr.-Ing. Norbert Will, RWTH Aachen University

PLENARY 2

9:00

BIM – an opportunity for the construction industry?!
Dipl.-Ing. Markus Landgraf, Ed. Züblin AG, Stuttgart

BIM and precast elements – Hands-on report of a designer and producer
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Volker Koch, Beton-Fertigteil-Union GmbH & Co. KG, Schramberg

1 + 1 + 1 = 4: Added BIMvalue for concrete construction and precast elements
Dipl.-Ing. Klaus Teizer, Vollack Gruppe GmbH & Co. KG, Karlsruhe

10:30 COFFEE BREAK

11:00

Guest country Australia

Precast concrete in Australia: producers, products, projects
Sarah Bachmann, National Precast Association, Adelaide

Australian Institute of Architects: 41X Building and more
Architecture and design with precast concrete

Adrian Stanic, Lyons Architects, Melbourne

Precast production and realization
George Spiropoulos, Euro Precast, Melbourne

12:00 LUNCH AND EXHIBITION VISIT

PANEL 5

From research to practice
Moderated by: Dr.-Ing. Christoph Müller, VDZ gGmbH, Düsseldorf

14:00

The new DAfStb Guideline on ultra-high-performance concrete (UHPC)

  • Part 1: Concrete technology and execution
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Schmidt, University of Kassel
    Dr.-Ing. Christoph Alfes, German Committee for Structural Concrete, Berlin

  • Part 2: Design and construction
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. Torsten Leutbecher, University of Siegen

Innovative plasticizers for thermally activated (calcined) clays
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Johann Plank, Technical University of Munich, Garching

Stainless prestressing steel grades – The solution of choice for prestressed concrete structures subject to chloride exposure
Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Prof. h.c. Ulf Nürnberger, Dr.-Ing. Thomas Rauscher,
University of Stuttgart

15:30 COFFEE BREAK

16:00

Clinker out, limestone dust in! – Predicting the shrink behavior of concrete containing limestone-based green cements
Dr.-Ing. Moien Rezvani, Dr.-Ing. Tilo Proske, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Carl-Alexander Graubner, Darmstadt University of Technology

Custom true-to-scale structural component tests – Potentials for the precast industry
Dr.-Ing. Vincent Oettel, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Empelmann, Dr.-Ing. Alex-W. Gutsch,
Braunschweig University of Technology

Registration

ADMISSION FEE EARLY BIRD
until 13 Jan 2018
STANDARD
until 11 Feb 2018
DAY TICKET
1 day EUR 250.00 EUR 280.00 EUR 310.00
2 days EUR 440.00 EUR 480.00 EUR 530.00
3 days EUR 595.00 EUR 660.00 EUR 695.00
Evening event EUR 75.00 EUR 80.00 EUR 85.00

The above fees are stated net of VAT and include the congress proceedings, lunch and snacks and drinks during breaks.
After 11 February 2018, participants may only register by purchasing day tickets directly at the congress office.

Visitor tickets

Visitor tickets for the exhibition of the structural concrete supplier industries can be purchased at the congress office at a price of €85.00 per person per day plus VAT at the applicable statutory rate. This offer includes the exhibition visit, congress documents, lunch and drinks during the event.