8th World Congress

On behalf of the IJBRC Executive Committee, we thank the Keynote and Invited Speakers, Presenters of research papers, Exhibitors and Attendees for a very successful 8th World Congress in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.††Plans are beginning for the 9th World Congress, location and dates to be determined.††Watch the ijbrc.org website for regular updates.


Scholarship Information

The Stewart C. Watson Scholarship was initiated to honour Mr. Watson, preeminent in the field of joints and bearings for concrete structures, past Chair of the International Joints and Bearings Research Council (IJBRC) and an Honorary Member of ACI.

A $5,000 (US) scholarship is now available for graduate study in the field of concrete,with recipients demonstrating a special interest in the use of expansion joints and bearing systems for these structures.

For information on how to apply for this scholarship, contact: ACI Foundationís Scholarship Council website (www.scholarshipcouncil.org). Applications are open for the 2017-18 academic year.