Workshop on sustainable technologies in civil engineering

The 11th Annual National Workshop on “Sustainable Technologies in Civil Engineering: Perspectives and Strategies (STEPS-2021)” was jointly organized by the Department of Civil Engineering, Center for Sustainable Technologies for Eco-Social Resilience to Global Climate Change (CST -ERG) and Center for Water Resources Engineering and Management (CREAM) at Gokaraju Rangaraju Institute of Engineering and Technology (GRIET) in Hyderabad.

Professor of Civil Engineering at Purdue University, USA, Dr. Venkatesh Merwade shared his views on “Sustainable Water Resources Management Using Data, Computer Modeling and IT Infrastructure” . Organizer of STEPS-2021 Mohd. Hussain explained the action plan and implementation for civil engineers towards the 17 United Nations Sustainable Goals to be achieved by 2030.

Dr. N. Darga Kumar of JNTU-H Manthani campus; Dr. Digvijay S. Pawar from IIT Hyderabad; VV Krishna Reddy, Chief Consultant, Continental Designers and Mr. Nagalakshmi, Chief Medical Officer, Government Nature Cure Hospital, were other distinguished resource persons. Principal Dr. J. Praveen and Dr. C. Lavanya from the Chief Executive’s Department of Civil Engineering also spoke.