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The American Society of Civil Engineers represents more than 150,000 members of the civil engineering profession in 177 countries. Founded in 1852, ASCE is the nation’s oldest engineering society.

ASCE stands at the forefront of a profession that plans, designs, constructs, and operates society’s economic and social engine – the built environment – while protecting and restoring the natural environment.

This conference is being organized by Indian Section of ASCE.


Established in 1988, the ASCE India International Section (ASCE-IS) is made up of more than 4500 members. The India section is divided into four regions (East, West, North, and South) which operate under a central body of ASCE-IS which has representations from all 4 regions. For further details visit https://www.asce.org/india

Organizing Committee

Mr. Sandip Kumar Deb
President – ASCE India Section
Mr. R K Gupta
General Manager (Retd.) – Eastern Railway
Dr. Asok Adak
Associate Professor – IIEST, Shibpur
Organising Secretary
Mr. Srirup Mitra
Associate Director – AECOM Ltd.
Prof. Abhipriya Halder
Associate Professor – Narula Inst. Of Technology
Mr. S K Vij
Immediate Past President – ASCE IS
Prof. Sudip Kumar Roy
President – ASCE ISER
Dr. Rajayogan Palanichamy
President – ASCE ISSR
Mr. Ravindra Ringshia
President – ASCE ISWR
Mr. Gursharan Jit Singh Rosha
President – ASCE ISNR
Dr. Kalyan Bhar
Professor – IIEST, Shibpur
Dr. Kalyan Kumar Chatterjee
Professor – IIEST, Shibpur
Dr. Abhijit Daspupta
Jt. Managing Director – M N Dastoor & Company
Mr. P K Dhua
Director General – The Kolkata Municipal Corporation
Mr. Radhey Shyam
General Manager (Retd.) – S E Railway
Mr. Satyaki Sarkar
Vice President – Ultratech Cement Limited
Mr. S P Anchuri
Chief Consultant – Anchuri & Anchuri
Mr. B K Jain
Principal Chief Engineer (CON) – S E Railway
Mr. Rajesh Prasad
Executive Director – Rail Vikas Nigam Ltd.
Mr. Malay Chatterjee
Member – Odisa RERA
Mr. Sushobhan Dasgupta
Technical Advisor – WB Tourism Development Copn.
Mr. Sandip Chakraborty 
Assistant Professor - IIEST, Shibpur.
Mr. Neil Banerjee
Regional Director – AECOM Ltd.
Mr. D K Dhar
Managing Director – CONTECH Solutions Pvt Ltd
Mr. Prabhat Ranjan Das
Executive Director (Retd.) – HUDCO Ltd.
Dr. Chaitali Ray
Professor – IIEST, Shibpur
Mr. Ashish Gharpure
Managing Director – GENSTRU Consultants Pvt Ltd
Mr. Subash Chandra Sabat
Managing Director – Haripriya Associates Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. Sudipta Pal
Sr. DGM – RITES Ltd.
Dr. Piyali Sengupta
Associate Professor – IIT ISM, Dhanbad
Dr. Satadru Das Adhikary
Associate Professor – IIT ISM, Dhanbad
Prof. Arun Chakraborty
Associate Professor – IIEST, Shibpur
Mr. Santanu Nandi
Executive Engineer – Airport Authority of India
Mr. Pronoy Roy Chowdhury
Executive Engineer – PHE Directorate, Govt. of WB
Mr. Arnab Roy
Director – MRC Prism Projects Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Subhankar Roy
Mr. Santanu Dutta
Executive Engineer, The Kolkata Municipal Corpn
Dr. Saibal Chakraborty
OSD – Dept. of Technical Education, Govt of WB

Steering committee

Mr. Sandip Kumar Deb – Chairman
President, ASCE India Section
Mr. K N Gunalan
Civil Engineer and Vice President at AECOM,
West Jordan, Utah
Dr. Udai P. Singh
Water Resources Engr., Environ. Sci., and Dir. of
Hydrogeology, respectively, CH2M HILL, P.O.
Box 1647, Gainesville, Fla. 32602
Prof. Sunil K. Sinha
Professor & Director SWIM Center, Department of
Civil and Environmental Engineering, Varginia
Prof. G L Sivakumar Babu
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, IISc,
Mr. S K Vij
Immediate Past President, ASCE India Section
Prof. Sudip Kumar Roy
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, IIEST
Mr. R K Gupta
General Manager (Retd.) – Eastern Railway
Prof. Asok Adak
Associate Professor, Department of Civil
Engineering, IIEST
Mr. Srirup Mitra
Associate Director – AECOM Ltd.
Ms. Meggan Maughan-Brown – Convener
Director, Global Programs at American Society of
Civil Engineers

Technical Committee



Dr. Kalyan Bhar (Chair) IIEST, Shibpur
Dr. Ravi Sinha (Co-Chair) IIT, Bombay
Dr. Ambarish Ghosh (Co- Chair) IIEST, Shibpur
Dr. Sujit Kumar Dalui (Convener) IIEST, Shibpur
Dr. Piyali Sengupta (Jt.
IIT (ISM) Dhanbad




Dr. Ayananghsu Dey ICE, UK
Dr. Subrata Chakraborty IIEST, Shibpur
Dr. Pramod Kumar Gupta IIT (Roorkee)
Dr. Deepak Chahar IIT (Delhi)
Dr. Priyanka Ghosh IIT (Kanpur)
Dr. Dilip Kumar Baidya IIT (Kharagpur)
Dr. Somnath Mukherjee Jadavpur University
Dr. Abhijit Chaudhury IIT (Madras)
Dr. Lee Blaney University of
Maryland Baltimore
Dr. Dharamveer Singh IIT (Bombay)
Dr. Indrajit Ghosh IIT (Roorkee)
Dr. Rajib Maity IIT (Kharagpur)
Dr. Soumendra Nath Kuiry IIT (Madras)
Prof. Ibadur Rahman Jamia Milia Islamia
Dr. Seeram Madhuri NIT Jamshedpur
Prof. Har Amrit Singh Sandhu PEC, Chandigarh
Prof. Sanjeev Kumar Naval DAV IET, Jalandhar
Dr. S. Basil Gnanappa  
Dr. Bharathi Ganesh NMIT, Bangalore
Dr. B Krishna Prapoorna IIT Tirupati
Dr. V. Lelitha Devi IIT Madras
Dr. A N Brijesh Nair VIT, Vellore