Welcome to the International Conference

« Smart Underground Space & Infrastructures » Lille,  2019


After the great success of the 1st and 2nd editions of the international conference “Smart Underground Space & Infrastructures” (Shanghai 2017 & 2018), we are pleased to invite you to the 3rd edition of this conference, which will be organized in Lille (France) October, 8-10, 2019.

This series of conferences aims at creating an international rendezvous around the use of innovative solution in civil engineering and digital technology to meet today’s challenges of the underground space and urban infrastructures.

The conference deals with major issues:

  • Revisiting today’s challenges of the underground space and urban infrastructures in considering rapid demographic growth, urban hazards increase, global warming & climate change and sustainability.
  • Exploring civil engineering innovative solutions in the design, construction and management of underground facilities and urban infrastructures.
  • Sharing experiences in the use of digital technology in lifecycle infrastructures management (smart sensing, smart grids, smart infrastructures, smart buildings, smart cities, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Augmented & Virtual Reality).

Download the first bulletin and call for papers



Pr. Isam Shahrour
(Lille University)


Pr. Xiongyao Xie
(Tongji University)

SUS – Shanghai 2018



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