International Civil Engineering Conference (ICEC) is a regular feature in the calendar of events for Institution of Engineers Pakistan and NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi. It is being organized frequently for almost two decades now. Eleven International Conferences have been organized in the past. Every year, the ICEC is held under an innovative theme related to contemporary issues that relate Civil Engineering and Socio-economics of the society. The latest version of ICEC was held on April 1, 2021 at Karachi. Theme of the conference was "Integrating Innovation & Sustainability in Civil Engineering". More than 50 papers were presented at the 2021 conference including those from United States, United Kingdom, Malaysia, Srilanka, Bangladesh, Iran, Indonesia and Nepal. The conference was attended physically and online by a number of delegates from academia and industry. Invited talk from renowned industry experts and consultants are also held in the ICEC to bridge the gap between academia and industry & review the current engineering practices, challenges faced by the industry and their potential solutions in collaboration with academia.
The 12th International Civil Engineering Conference is being organized under the theme of "Integrating Technology in Civil Engineering". The theme is aligned with the fact that Civil Engineering profession has proven potential on integrating technology from many other disciplines for enhancing its application. The conference may in hybrid mode, limited audience will be invited in physical in the video conferencing hall, Department of Civil Engineering and the session will go live as ZOOM Webinar ensuring maximum outreach and participation.