September 3-6 2018

University of Potsdam, Germany

Am Neuen Palais 10, 14469 Potsdam

About the 6thICAAC

The Verband Bauen in Weiß e.V. (VBiW) and  Bundesverband Porenbetonindustrie e.V. (BVP)  are very happy to announce that the 6th International Conference on Autoclaved Aerated Concrete will be held from the 4th to the 6th of September 2018 in Potsdam, Germany.

The conference will bring together numerous international experts to discuss issues, share ideas and gain insights into the trends, innovations and challenges of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete. It is an excellent opportunity for PhD and graduate students to share their thoughts and findings with the international research community.


Conference Topics
¬ Construction and housing in the 21st century ¬ Digitalisation
¬ Calcium-silicate-hydrate-chemistry: what is the status of research? ¬ Applications
¬ Environment, sustainability, recycling ¬ Innovations in manufacturing
¬ Masonry: from tradition towards Europe 2020 and beyond ¬ Advances in production and process
¬ Energy efficient buildings: which products do we need? ¬ Reinforced AAC
¬ Physical properties: heat-, moisture-, sound- and fire-protection ¬ Test methods
¬ Codes and standards ¬ Seismic performance and reliability
¬ Global challenges of applied research and structural engineering with AAC  

For detailed information about the 6thICAAC please download our Conference Guide.

Key Dates


¬ Jan 31, 2018 / Deadline for abstracts
¬ Feb 28, 2018 / Acceptance notifications
¬ April 30, 2018 / Deadline for full papers
¬ Jun 15, 2018 / Deadline for revised papers


¬ Sep 4-6, 2018 / Conference

Social program

¬ Sep 3, 2018 / Get-Together 
¬ Sep 5, 2018 / Conference Dinner
¬ Sep 6, 2018 / Technical Visit (afternoon)


Call for Papers

The Call-for-Papers closed on Jan 31, 2018.


If you have any questions about the symposium, please do not hesitate to contact us.
We look forward to receiving your qualified abstracts.

Yours Sincerely,

The Organizing Committee

Dr. Oliver Kreft, Xella Technologie- und Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, e-mail:
Ines Zielke, Xella Technologie- und Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, e-mail:
Georg Flassenberg, Bundesverband Porenbetonindustrie e.V., e-mail:
Łukasz Malecki, Solbet, e-mail:


18:30 - 22:00
GET-TOGETHER (Restaurant "Seerose", Potsdam)

Seerose Potsdam
Breite Str. 24
D-14467 Potsdam

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