ICMIPD 2020: 14. International Conference on Municipal Infrastructure, Planning and Design

February 27-28, 2020 in Tokyo, Japan


The International Research Conference Aims and Objectives

Conference Code: 20JP02ICMIPD

The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation within the conference program. Events will run over a span of time during the conference depending on the number and length of the presentations. With its high quality, it provides an exceptional value for students, academics and industry researchers.

ICMIPD 2020: 14. International Conference on Municipal Infrastructure, Planning and Design aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Municipal Infrastructure, Planning and Design. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Municipal Infrastructure, Planning and Design

Call for Contributions

Prospective authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Municipal Infrastructure, Planning and Design are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The peer-reviewed conference proceedings are indexed in the Open Science Index, Google Scholar, Semantic Scholar, Zenedo, OpenAIRE, BASE, WorldCAT, Sherpa/RoMEO, and other index databases. Impact Factor Indicators.

Special Journal Issues

ICMIPD 2020 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Municipal Infrastructure, Planning and Design. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   October 01, 2019
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   October 21, 2019
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   January 28, 2020
Conference Dates   February 27-28, 2020

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets the conference's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission Guideline, Abstract Submission Guideline and Author Information before submitting your paper.

Call for Papers

Municipal infrastructure
Roles and responsibilities
Co-operative governance and collaboration
Policy development
Setting norms and standards
Monitoring and regulation
Service delivery life cycle
Municipal infrastructure design standards
Infrastructure asset management
Municipal infrastructure asset management systems
Municipal infrastructure financing
Road reconstruction
Trenchless technology
Subsurface utility engineering
Transient analysis
Combined sewer overflow control
Water main and sewer construction
Water main and sewer rehabilitation
Environmental assessments
Hydraulic modeling
Street planning and design
Earthworks and site grading
Pavement design
Subsurface drainage
Active travel
Bridges and related structures
Fences, guardrails and barriers
Off-street parking
Guide signs
Traffic control devices
Public lighting
Urban edges management zone

Registration Fees

Participation Type Early Registration Fees Registration Fees
Non-Student Oral/Poster Presenter Registration € 450 € 500
Student Oral/Poster Presenter Registration € 350 € 400
Listener Registration € 250 € 300
Additional Paper Publication € 100

All conference materials and services will be delivered digitally to the participant with the online conference management system. Conference registration includes the following digital materials and services:

  • e-certificates [for Authors: Certificate of Attendance and Presentation; for Listeners: Certificate of Attendance; for Chairs: Certificate of Attendance and Appreciation; for Presenters: Certificate of Best Presentation (if conferred based appraisal)]
  • e-program
  • e-book
  • e-name badge
  • e-receipt
  • e-presentation

Presentation Types:

  • Physical presentation is an oral conferencing presentation that is made using digital technology including embedded digital elements ( texts, tables, graphs, or videos ) for PowerPoint sharing.
  • Digital presentation is a digital conferencing presentation that is made using digital technology including embedded digital elements ( texts, tables, graphs, or videos ) for PowerPoint sharing.

Early Bird Registration

Early Bird registration is valid until 2020-01-28 23:59:59

Online Credit Card Processing

Online payment option available for author and listener delegates.
Conference participants can make online credit card payments for conference registration fees.

Other Events

August 2020 in Amsterdam
  • Event Code: 20NL08ICMIPD
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: October 01, 2019
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: October 21, 2019
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: July 07, 2020
February 2021 in Tokyo
  • Event Code: 21JP02ICMIPD
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: June 28, 2020
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: December 15, 2020
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: January 29, 2021
August 2021 in Amsterdam
  • Event Code: 21NL08ICMIPD
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: November 15, 2020
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: November 30, 2020
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: April 06, 2021

Expired Events

August 2019 in Amsterdam
  • Event Code: 19NL08ICMIPD
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: June 13, 2019
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: July 01, 2019
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: July 07, 2019
August 2018 in Amsterdam
  • Event Code: 18NL08ICMIPD
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: June 15, 2018
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: June 25, 2018
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: July 06, 2018
August 2017 in Amsterdam
  • Event Code: 17NL08ICMIPD
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: June 20, 2017
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: June 30, 2017
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: July 06, 2017