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The Sub-commission XV-E for Tubular Structures of the International Institute of Welding (IIW) has decided that the 17th International Symposium on Tubular Structures (ISTS 17) will be hosted by National University of Singapore in Singapore. In the past, 16 International Symposia have been successfully held in Boston, U.S.A. (1984), Tokyo, Japan (1986), Lappeenranta, Finland (1989), Delft, The Netherlands (1991), Nottingham, U.K. (1993), Melbourne, Australia (1994), Miskolc, Hungary (1996), Singapore (1998), Dusseldorf, Germany (2001), Madrid, Spain (2003), Quebec, Canada (2006), Shanghai, China (2008), Hong Kong, China (2010), London, UK (2012), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2015) and Melbourne, Australia (2017).

The 17th International Symposium on Tubular Structures will take place at the National University of Singapore, from Monday 9th to Thursday 12th December 2019. This Symposium is considered the principal showcase for tubular structures and the prime international forum for discussion of research, developments and applications in this field. The conference would be of interest to manufacturers of hollow sections or related construction products, architects, trade associations, design engineers, steel fabricators, owners or developers of tubular structures, researchers, academics and postgraduate students.

Important Dates

Abstracts Submission Open 10 December 2018
Deadline of Submission of Abstracts30 April 2019
Abstract Acceptance Notification 14 May 2019
Deadline for Submission of Full Paper14 July 2019
Final Acceptance Notification 14 August 2019
Final Manuscript Submission21 September 2019
ISTS17 9 – 12 December 2019

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