Welcome to ICPE 2021

International Press-in Association (IPA) organizes the International Conference on Press-in Engineering (ICPE 2021) to be held in Kochi, June 19-21, 2021, successively to ICPE 2018 that was chaired by Dr. Osamu Kusakabe. We will warmly welcome all engineers, researchers, students and machine operators related to piling industry to the city of Kochi where the Press-in method was invented. The conference main theme is “Evolution and Social Contribution of Press-in Engineering for Infrastructure Development, and Disaster Prevention and Mitigation“. Through the two-day conference and one-day technical tour with two invited keynote lectures by Prof. Yozo Fujino and Prof. Mark Randolph, three State-of-the-Art Reports as well as several technical sessions, the participants will certainly obtain the updated technical information on various aspects of piling engineering field as well as to create and expand personal new networks, in particular, among Press-in community, internationally.

This webpage will provide you all the necessary information related to ICPE 2021.

Best Wishes,

Prof. Tatsunori Matsumoto
Chair, Organizing Committee
Vice President, IPA