April 29th, 2020 – Goiânia, Brazil BR BOTTON FLAG

  • Registration and reception of participants: 08:00 h to 09:00 h
  • Opening ceremony of the event: 09:00 h to 09:30 h


Section 1: Indicators and Durability Criteria – International Overview

  • 09:30 h to 10:25 h – Indicators and criteria of durability in media subject to carbonation and chlorides: a contribution to the specification of durable concretes Prof. Dr. Mark Alexander (U Cape Town)
  • 10:25 h to 10:45 h – Discussion: Critical Analysis and Perspectives
  • Coffee-break – 30 min


Section 2: Recent Research Results of the PPG-GECON/UFG – Part 1

  • 11:15 h to 12:15 h – 3 presentations on the following topics: a) Porosity of cementitious systems, b) Pre conditioning for concrete carbonation tests and c) Gas permeability in concrete with mineral additions
  • 12:15 h to 12:30 h – Discussion and Section Closing


Section 3: International Standardization on Durability of Concrete Structures

  • 14:30 h to 15:30 h – Vision of Eurocode and international standardization for the durability of concrete structures: an international overview Profs. Drs. Gilles Escadeillas and Alexandra Bertron (UPS/INSA – Toulouse)
  • 15:30 h to 16:00 h – Discussion: Critical Analysis and Perspectives
  • Coffee-break – 30 min


Section 4: Recent Research Results of the PPG-GECON/UFG – Part 2

  • 16:30 h to 17:45 h – presentations on performance and durability of concrete modified by pozzolanic mineral additions of high reactivity
  • 17:45 h to 18:00 h – Discussion and Section Closing