Professor Moncef Nehdi
Western University, Canada
Keynote Subject: Integrating Phase Change Materials in Concrete and Machine Learning Model for its Behavior
Dr. Moncef L. Nehdi is a professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Western University, and the Founder and Principal of NCS Inc. He was previously the Technical Director for Imasco Minerals Inc. and BCS. A fellow of the American Concrete Institute, he is a recipient of many awards, including the Horst Leipholz Medal from the Canadian Society of Civil Engineering, the Bill Curtin Medal from the UK’s Institution of Civil Engineers, the Ontario Premier’s Research Excellence Award and the American Concrete Institute’s Young Member Award for Professional Achievement. A prolific author with more than 300 peer-reviewed publications, he ranked in the world’s most cited civil engineers in the 2016 Shanghai Ranking of World Universities and Academic Subjects. He has been active in several technical committees of ACI, CSA and CSCE and is a member of the editorial boards of several technical journals. Moncef is a registered professional engineer in Ontario, Canada has been providing consulting services for high profile construction projects in Canada and abroad.