2019 Keynote Speaker


Professor Ramli Nazir

P.Eng. (Mal), M.I.E.M, MMGS, SEEM

Tropical Geoengineering Centre,Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Topics: GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING DESIGN APPROACH – ITS REALIGNMENT INTO THE 4th INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION


Introduction

Dr. Hj. Ramli bin Hj. Nazir is a Professor in Geotechnical Engineering at Geotechnical and Transportation Department, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia since 1989. He served as Assistant Engineer in Public Works Department Malaysia for four years. Holds a B. Civil Eng. from UTM and Ph.D. from the University of Liverpool specialized in Geotechnical Engineering. He has more than 25 years' experience in the field of Geotechnical Engineering, especially Foundations, Ground Improvement and Geotechnical Forensics Engineering and have wrote more than 100 technical papers and Journals related to his field of expertise. In addition as a Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering, he is also a Professional Engineer who have numerous experience as a Design Engineer, Design Checker and Geotechnical Technical Advisor to various government and private agencies and also involved in many Civil Forensic works including Structural and Infrastructures in Malaysia. In addition to engineering education and consultation activities, he is a Member of the Technical Committee on Eurocode 7 Malaysian Annex which responsible for regulating the use of Eurocode 7 according to local needs, Research Committee Members for Construction and Industrial Development Board of Malaysia, and Public Work Department Malaysia. He also provides an expertise support for Standards and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM) and Public Work Department (JKR), in the design specification work for specialized work such as Soil Anchor and Load Testing. He is also a member of National Slope Failure Enquiry Commissioner. He is also an invited Geotechnical speaker for training and workshops to government and private technical agencies such as JKR, PETRONAS, SHELL, Malaysia Productivity Corporation and many more. Currently, Prof. Ramli is a Deputy Director for Tropical Geoengineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.



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August 22, 2019

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Notification of Acceptance

August 30, 2019

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September 20, 2019

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Conference Date

November 19-21, 2019

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