International Conference on Global Environmental Changes And Sustainable Development

4th & 5th April 2019


About the Institution

Vel Tech offers programmes in Engineering, Management, Media and Law. The Institution has made distinctive progress since the founding in 1997, by adopting the unique and trending educational methodologies. Vel Tech is the first member from India to adopt Conceive-Design-Implement-Operate (CDIO), CDIO is a worldwide framework which aims to produce the next generation engineers. The CDIO based academic process undoubtedly generates knowledgeable up-skilled graduates with a professional attitude who are industry ready. Vel Tech has been recognised as the Best Engineering Institution and ranked as 74th in the world by Times Higher Education World Young University Ranking 2016-2017 and 43rd in Asia by Times Higher Education Asia University Ranking 2017. The TBI(Technology Business Incubator) of Vel Tech is recognized as the Centre of Excellence under NIDHI by the Government of India.

Vel Tech – Mechanical and Construction is one of the pioneering School, The School concentrates on educating all aspects of Mechanical and Construction Engineering including Machinery, Automation, Manufacturing, Building Construction services, Computer-aided design, etc required for understanding the fundamentals of their domain. The programmes prepare the candidates to be solution seekers and contribute to the varied range of Industries and markets.

The Prime focus is to

  • Impart progressive and Quality learning techniques to constitute the new wave in Mechanical and Construction Engineering.
  • Encourages Research and projects that contribute to active learning and constitutes strongly toward practical learning concepts.
  • Leverage International collaborations and Industry Integration to deliver global exposure.
  • Students of the School consistently participate and win awards in International Events. Students & faculty work on cutting edge projects in MBDA missile system, ISRO, Ashok Leyland and Bosh.

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The educational curricula of the department are designed to promote innovative knowledge and critical problem solving thinking in the minds of budding engineers to help face their future challenges. A strong foundation in basic sciences and technical knowledge are taught for students to successfully compete in executive positions and earn the highest qualification in the field of Civil Engineering. The department is very active in conducting conferences, workshops, short term seminars etc.. The regular industrial visits and in-plant training are periodically arranged with the industries like CSIR – Structural Engineering Research Centre, L&T, CCCL to enhance the skill level of the students.

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About the Conference

ICGECSD-19 offers a unique opportunity to all students, researchers and practicing engineers to share the advances and knowledge in global environmental changes and sustainable development in Civil Engineering. ICGECSD-19 provides an excellent platform for academicians, researchers and industrialist to discuss various issues in civil engineering. This conference will facilitate in fostering close relationship among researchers and facilitate for strengthening their domain knowledge and field of research.

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The soft copy of the manuscripts (pdf file) shall be submitted through email at


The full length research manuscripts should not exceed eight pages and prepared in IEEE double column format. Further the manuscripts should contain the name of the corresponding author with e-mail id, mobile no. and affiliation of authors.

The manuscripts should contribute original research ideas, development areas, result analysis, research based finding, etc. the manuscript should not have under-gone reviews for any publication earlier.

The authors are requested to mention their domain name in the first page of paper.

The accepted and registered manuscripts after review will be published in the conferences proceedings with ISBN Number.
Depending upon the recommendations received from the reviewers the papers will be published in reputed journal.


CategoryFull Length PaperIntimation of Paper AcceptanceRegistration
Early Bird01st Mar, 201905th Mar, 201910th Mar, 2019
Regular10th Mar, 201915th Mar, 201920th Mar, 2019
Late20th Mar, 201925th Mar, 201930th Mar, 2019

CategoryEarly Bird 10th Mar, 2019 in Rs.Regular 25th Mar,2019 in Rs.Late 25th Mar,2019 in Rs.
Academic / Industry125013501450
Research Scholars100011001200
PG Students90010001100
UG Student8509501050
Foreign Authors$75$100$125

The registration fee is to be paid by Demand Draft drawn in favor of “Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr. Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology” Payable at Chennai.


Prof. Dr. Beela Satyanarayana


Prof. V. Ramachandran

Vice Chancellor

Prof. Dr E. Kannan



Prof. Dr. techn. Koteswara Rao Anne

Director – Academics

Prof. Dr. P. Sarasu

Director – Industry Relations & Director R&D

Prof. Dr. A.Abudhahir

Director Quality Assurance

Prof. Dr. V. Parthasarathy

Director-Campus to Corporate

Dr. S. Sivaperumal

Director-International Relations

Conference Chair

Prof. Dr. E.B. Perumal Pillai

Director- Human Resources Development Centre

Conference Secretary

Dr. A. T. Ravichandran

Dean – SoMC


Dr. S. Suppiah

Professor/ Civil

Dr. S. Samson

Professor/ Civil

Dr. A. Geetha Selvarani

Professor/ Civil

Dr. M. Vinodkumar

Asso Professor/ Civil

Dr. M. K.R. Aswin Sidhaarth

Asso Professor/ Civil

Dr. S. Yuvaraj

Asso Professor/ Civil

Dr. G. Kumar

Asst Professor/ Civil

Dr. R. Vignesh

Asst Professor/ Civil

Dr. J. Logeshwari

Asst Professor/ Civil

Mrs. J. Anne Mary

Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering

Mr. R. Saravanakumar

Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering


Prof Dr. Fauziah AhmadProfessor – School of Civil EngineeringUniversiti Sains Malaysia. Malaysia.
Prof. Dr. Meor Othman HamzahProfessor – School of Civil EngineeringUniversiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia.
Prof. Su-Ling Fan (Laura)ProfessorTankang University, Taiwan
Prof. Avdhesh K. TyagiProfessorOklahoma State University, USA
Prof. Dr. P.K. MishraProfessorCalifornia State University, Fullerton, USA
Dr. Shen-En ChenDepartment of Civil EngineeringUniversity of North Carolina at Charlotte, North Carolina
Dr. Indubhushan PatnaikuniCivil, Environmental & Chemical EnggRMIT University, Australia
Gregory A. MacraeDepartment of Civil and Natural Resources EnggUniversity of Canterbury, New Zealand
Dr.Arisi SwamidasProfessor of Civil EngineeringMemorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
Prof. A. R. Santha kumarProfessor Emeritus RtdIITM, Chennai
Dr. C.V.R . MurthiProfessor,Dept of Civil EnggIIT, Kanpur.
Dr. S. K. JainProfessor, Dept of Civil EnggIIT, Gandhi Nagar.
Dr. C. NatarajanProfessor & Head, Dept of Civil EnggNIT, Trichy.
Dr. K. SwaminathanProfessor, Dept of Civil EnggNIT, Surathkal.
Dr. N. GanesanProfessor, Dept of Civil EnggNIT Calicut
Dr. G. JayabalanProfessor, Dept of Civil EnggNIT, Trichy
Dr. S. KrishnamoorthyProfessor & Head, Dept of Civil EnggKongu Engg College, Erode.
Dr. R. ThenmozhiProfessor & Head, Dept of Civil EnggGCT, Coimbatore.
Dr.V. Subramania BharathyPrincipalSKP Engg College, Thiruvannamalai.
Dr. G. SanakarasubramaniyanHead, Dept of Civil EnggP.S.G College of Tech, Coimbatore.
Dr. M. S. RavikumarPrincipalPSN College of Engineering, Tirunelveli.
Dr. C. Antony JeyasekarProfessor & Dean, Dept of Structural EnggAnnamalai University.
Dr. P.D. Arumai RajProfessor & Head, Dept of Civil EnggKarunya University, Coimbatore.
Dr. S. K. SekarProfessor & Head, Dept of Civil EnggVIT,Vellore.
Dr. Veerasudharsana ReddyProfessor, Dept of Civil EnggNarayana Engg College, Gundur.
Dr. R. SenthilProfessor, Dept of Structural EnggAnna University, Guindy.
Dr. S. KothandaramanProfessor, Dept of Civil EnggPondicherry Engineering College.
Dr. K.V. Krishna RaoProfessor, Dept of Civil EnggVasavi College of Engg, Hyderabad


Organizing Coordinators :
Mrs. J. Anne Mary
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
Mobile: +91 80561 02339

Mr. R. Saravanakumar
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
Mobile: +91 99525 66711