Cement and Building Koncrete for a sustainable and Resilient infrastructure

(CBKR 2023)

March 28-29, 2023

Organised by

Department of Civil Engineering

National Institute of Technology Warangal
Warangal 506 004.
Telangana State, India.

In association with

On the eve of Superannuation of Prof. C.B. Kameswara Rao (CBKR)

Prof Rao CBK, is a senior faculty of Civil Engineering at National Institute of Technology Warangal (NITW). He is a Graduate from JN Technological University, Kakinada, PG & PhD from REC (NIT), Warangal, India. Guided eight PhD students and two are in progress, completed four funded research projects, two more in progress, published 150 research papers in international journals, international / national conferences, expert lectures etc, and also submitted four patents. Prof. Rao worked at AIT, Bangkok for a term. He is a Member of BIS CED 2:  Cement and Concrete Sectional Committee, subcommittee 2.2., IRC Committee B4. His research interests include Engineered Cement Composites, ductile concrete, retrofitting, Precast Joints among others.


  • Sustainable Concrete making materials and special concretes
  • Smart Materials and structures
  • Concrete and Masonry Structures
  • Lightweight Structures
  • AI & ML applications in construction
  • MCDM methods for selection of construction Materials and technologies. 
  • Green and renewable energy applications in construction and operation.
  • Innovative building methods
  • Repair, Retrofitting and Rehabilitation
  • New Technologies in structural design and Construction
  • Performance-Based Design
  • Pre-cast or pre-fabricated concrete
  • Recent developments on guidelines and standardization
  • Digital fabrication including 3D printing
  • Sustainability and life-cycle assessment of concrete materials and structures
  • Innovative Construction Techniques and Management

  • Call for Papers

    CBKR 2023 invites abstracts not exceeding 300 words of original research work with title, authors name, affiliation, e-Mail and maximum of five key words under any one of the conference themes. Abstracts should be sent to the conference mail address ( Guidelines for submitting full-length manuscript will be uploaded on the conference website. The submitted papers will be reviewed before accepting the final versions and will be published in the e-Format.


    At least one of the authors of the paper should register and pay the registration fee for their paper to be included in the final presentation. Upon presentation in the conference, selected papers will be sent for double blinded peer review before considering for acceptance in Scopus indexed proceedings. Further updates will be posted on the conference website.


    National Institute of Technology takes great pleasure in extending cordial invitation to Organizations / Individuals, Academicians, Researchers, Engineers, Consultants, Contractors and Industry experts to participate in the Two- day International Conference on Cement and Building Koncrete infrastructure for sustainability and Resilience (CBKR 2023).


    Delegates can request for accommodation at the Institute Visitor’s block on payment basis subject to the availability. There are several good number of hotels in the vicinity of the campus. The participants have to make their own traveling arrangements. Details about the hotels will be updated in conference website.


    The venue of conference will be the Seminar Halls Complex, National Institute of Technology Warangal

    Bank Details

    Account Name : CBKR 2022
    Account No : 41438873235
    Bank and Branch SBI, NIT Warangal Branch
    Bank Code/IFSC Code 20149, SBIN0020149


    Platinum Sponsor: Rs. 3,00,000
    Diamond Sponsor: Rs. 2,00,000
    Gold Sponsor: Rs. 1,00,000
    Silver Sponsor: Rs. 50,000

    Address for correspondence

    1. Dr. P. Rathish Kumar, Professor, CED
    2. Dr.S.Venkateswara Rao, Assoc. Professor, CED.
    3. Dr T.P.Tezeswi, Assoc. Professor, CED,
        Ph: +91-8332969243,
    4. Dr D.Raviprasad, Assoc. Professor, CED.,
        Ph: +91-8332969256,


    Category Early-Bird Registration (Till Dec. 31, 2022) Normal Registration (Jan.01, 2023 onwards)
    National Student Delegates Rs. 1500 Rs. 2000
    International Student Delegates USD 50 USD 60
    National Delegates from Research, Academic Institutes Rs. 2500 Rs. 3000
    International Delegates from Research and Academic Institutes USD 70 USD 80
    National Delegates from Industrys Rs. 4500 Rs 5000
    International Delegates from Industry USD 90 USD 100
    National Delegates (without paper) Rs. 1000 Rs 1500
    International Delegates (without paper) USD 40 USD 45

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    Dr. P. Rathish Kumar
    Dr.S.Venkateswara Rao
    Dr T.P.Tezeswi
    Dr D.Raviprasad
    Department of Civil Engineering
    National Institute of Technology Warangal - 506 004,
    Telangana State, India
    WARANGAL - 506004, TS
    Email :