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 Resource scarcity and saving – Application-oriented research for concrete and From research to practice. The complete program in German you can find [here].

PLENARY 1

9:00
Opening of congress and exhibition

Instigating change while success lasts
Dr. Peter Kreuz, Förster & Kreuz GmbH, Heidelberg

Rethinking building with concrete – Innovation and change of a construction method
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Harald S. Müller, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Innovations secure our future – award of the 2019
Innovation Prize for Structural Concrete Products of the Supplier Industry

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

12:00 LUNCH AND EXHIBITION VISIT

PANEL 1: Resource scarcity and saving – Application-oriented research for concrete
Moderated by Dr.-Ing. Christoph Müller, VDZ gGmbH, Düsseldorf

14:00

Fast forward into the future: Construction materials without coal and steel? (Part 1)

Cements of the future – which materials can we use?
Dr.-Ing. Christoph Müller, VDZ gGmbH, Düsseldorf

Recycled crushed sand as a main constituent of cement
Dipl.-Ing. Katrin Severins, VDZ gGmbH, Düsseldorf

Insights into the very early nucleation and crystallization of C-S-H
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Johann Plank, Technical University of Munich, Garching

15:30 KAFFEEPAUSE

16:00

Fast forward into the future: Construction materials without coal and steel? (Part 2)

Resource-efficient green concretes with limestone dust
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Carl-Alexander Graubner, Dr.-Ing. Moien Rezvani, Dr.-Ing. Tilo Proske, Darmstadt University of Technology

Innovative precast elements made from secondary raw materials – Report on the ScRaMCo EU research project
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Glock, Molham Kassoum, M. Sc., Kasem Maryamh, M. Sc., Kaiserslautern University of Technology

Concrete without cement – Geopolymer concrete for precast construction
Dr.-Ing. Stephan Uebachs, Brameshuber + Uebachs INGENIEURE GmbH, Aachen

PLENARY 2

9:00

Construction industry and prefabrication – Potentials of serial construction
Dipl.-Ing. Peter Hübner, Federation of the German Construction Industry, Berlin

Modular construction using smart concrete
Hermann Stegink, Solid.box GmbH, Heek

From dull prefab blocks to sophisticated architecture – Serial housing construction with precast elements: Steinzeugpark Bretten
Peter Harsch, M. A., Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Arch. Sven Battenhausen, Harsch Bau GmbH & Co. KG, Bretten

10:30 COFFEE BREAK

11:00

Guest country Russia

Construction and construction materials industry in Russia – Current state and development trends
Dr. Eduard Bolshakov, ALIT Group and Russian Union of Builders for Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures, St. Petersburg

New housing construction in Russia – Current projects and prospects

Construction of the Western High Speed Diameter motorway in Saint Petersburg
PhD Denis Gerchin, Scientific Research and Design Institute of Transport Infrastructure, St. Petersburg

12:00 LUNCH AND EXHIBITION VISIT

PANEL 5

From research to practice
Moderated by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr.-Ing. E. h. Manfred Curbach, Dresden University of Technology

14:00

Update on research into carbon-reinforced concrete: Environmentally friendly, recyclable and easy to use
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr.-Ing. E. h. Manfred Curbach, Dresden University of Technology

Structural and deformation behavior of precast carbon-reinforced concrete beams in large-scale tests
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Josef Hegger, Jan Bielak, M. Sc., RWTH Aachen University

Knowledge transfer in the construction industry – New products for urban structures
Dr.-Ing. Udo Wiens, German Committee for Structural Concrete, Berlin

3D concrete printing – Requirements for raw materials and materials testing
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Viktor Mechtcherine, Venkatesh Naidu Nerella, M. Sc., Dresden University of Technology

15:30 COFFEE BREAK

16:00

Reinforced concrete components manufactured in the SC3DP (Shotcrete 3D-Printing) process: Merging material efficiency with cost effectiveness
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Harald Kloft, Braunschweig University of Technology, iTE

Concrete printing – Architectural design freedom lies in the detail
Daniel Nyman, M. Eng., Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Breit, Kaiserslautern University of Technology

Registration

ADMISSION FEE EARLY BIRD
until 12 Jan 2019
STANDARD
until 10 Feb 2019
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 10 February 2019, 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.