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5th IPA International Workshop

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  • Updated: 24 Dec 2014


  • Updated: 24 Dec 2014

Reception: Wednesday, 3rd December 2014

  • VIP 3 - 4 / 2nd Level
Starts at 18:00  
Adjourns at 20:00  

1st Day: Thursday, 4th December 2014

  • Ballrooms 1 & 2 / 2nd Level
Opening AddressesModerator: Dr. T. Okumura
9:10Opening addressProf. Emeritus Hajime Okamura / Honorary member
9:20Welcome addressProf. Dr. Mai Thanh Phong / Vice Rector HCMUT
9:30Opening messageMr. Akio Kitamura / Honorary IPA president
9:50IPA’s activitiesProf. Malcolm Bolton / IPA president
10:20Coffee break (10 minutes) 
Special Presentations / Part 1Moderator: Dr. T. Okumura
10:30“The Latest Updates of Press-in Method
and Implant Structures”
Mr. Tsunenobu Nozaki / GIKEN LTD.
11:15“Development of Design and Construction Manual
of the Press-in Technology”
Prof. Yoshiaki Kikuchi / Tokyo University of Science
12:00LunchLevel 23
Special Presentations / Part 2Moderator: Dr. T. Okumura
13:00“Prospects of Press-in Technology in Viet Nam”Dr. Dang Dang Tung
/ Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology
13:40“Prospect for Application of Press-in Technology
to Sheet Piling Works in Viet Nam”
Dr. Phan Ta Le
/ Ho Chi Minh City University of Architecture
14:30“Design Specification of Steel Pipe Sheet Pile Foundation
of Viet Nam”
Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thi Tuyet Trinh
/ UUniversity of Transport & Communications
15:00Coffee break (20 minutes) 
Special Presentations / Part 3Moderator: Dr. T. Okumura
15:20“Technologies of Steel Construction Products
and Their Applications in Asia”
Mr. Kei Teshima / NIPPON STEEL
16:00“Application of J-Pocket Pile by Press-in Method”Mr. Kazuhiro Tsujimoto / JFE Steel Corporation
16:40“Introduction of Press-in Method with Water Jetting
in Viet Nam”
Mr. Tran Van Trinh / Son Hai Construction Co., Ltd.
17:00Closing addressDr. Tadahiko Okumura
18:00IPA Official BanquetBanquet room at Ballroom 3 / 2nd Level

2nd Day: Friday, 5th December 2014


Group A / Academia associated group

  • Ballrooms 1 & 2 / 2nd Level
The 5th IPA Research Grant Award / Award CeremonyModerator: Dr. T. Okumura
9:00General comments on the 5th IPA Research Grant AwardDr. Masaaki Terashi / IPA Director
9:30The 5th IPA Research Grant Award CeremonyMr. Kitamura, Prof. Emeritus Okamura, Prof. Bolton
9:40Coffee break (10 minutes) 
Special Presentations / Part 4Moderator: Dr. T. Okumura
9:50“Summary of the Result of Research Reports
on The 4th IPA Research Grant Award”
Prof. Tatsunori Matsumoto / Kanazawa University
10:50“Recent R&D Activity on the Press-in Method”Dr. Stuart Haigh / University of Cambridge,
Mr. Yukihiro Ishihara / GIKEN LTD.
11:50Introduction to site tourMr. Kazuyoshi Ishii / IPA business director
12:00LunchSaigon cafe / first floor
Site TourAssisted by IPA secretariat
13:15Tour to Press-in demonstration site (by bus)Son Hai Construction Co., Ltd.
17:00Back to Hotel, the 2nd day ends. 

Group B / Business associated group

Site TourAssisted by IPA secretariat
08:45Tour to press-in demonstration site (by bus)Son Hai Construction Co., Ltd.
12:00Back to Hotel 
12:30LunchSaigon cafe / first floor
13:30Q&A assisted by sponsorVIP 3 - 4 / 2nd Level
 The 2nd day ends.