No Dig India Show 2018 - Call for Papers/Presentations

Presentations of interest to asset owners, operators and service providers and the research community are invited for the No Dig India Show 2018. Both research papers and industry case studies are sought. All papers and presentations will be reviewed by the steering committee for inclusion in the No Dig India Show 2018 Conference.

Selected research and thought-leading industry papers will be peer reviewed and if accepted, will be published in Souvenir Journal of No Dig India Journal.

All presenters will be eligible to register for the conference on complimentary basis.


This call for papers intends to draw diverse industry wide expertise that will stimulate fresh discussion. We encourage papers from both research and industry professionals on the following topics and industry streams:

Policy, Regulations, Practices and Standards for subsurface asset development and management
Planning and scheduling in subsurface asset and maintenance management
Safety, Health and Risk Management in Subsurface Asset Management
Technologies for subsurface asset data management
Strategic asset management for sustainable business
Building Information Modelling for subsurface engineering assets management
Condition monitoring, diagnostics, and prognostics
E-Maintenance of subsurface asset
Emerging technologies & embedded sensors and devices for subsurface engineering asset management
Human dimensions in integrated subsurface asset management
Lifecycle & sustainability considerations of physical assets
Performance Monitoring and Management
Subsurface structural integrity and health management
International standards for subsurface asset management
Education and training in subsurface asset and maintenance management


Individuals, organisations and institutions desiring to present papers at the NDIS 2018 Conference are encouraged to submit an abstract of 200 words. These abstracts will be reviewed by the steering committee. Authors of accepted abstracts will be contacted and required to submit a full paper for peer review prior to the final submission deadline i.e. 31st October 2018.

Industry presentations (without a paper) are welcome and presenters will be required to submit a PowerPoint or PDF of their presentations by the paper deadline (no abstract is required). To submit an abstract and industry presentation, please attach it in Word, PowerPoint or PDF format and send it to &