Topics

ICCCT2014 will focus on the following topics:

  • Winterization
    including
    • Wind protection barriers
    • Snow drift
  • Technologies for cold climate conditions
    including
    • Concrete in cold climates
    • Energy efficiency in buildings
    • Performance of renewable energy systems
  • Atmospheric and sea spray icing
    including
    • Solutions for avoidance
    • Detection technologies
    • De-icing
  • Sea ice and freshwater ice mechanics and properties
    including
    • Consolidation and properties of brash ice
    • Properties of pressure ridges
    • Ice–structure interactions and loads
  • Energy efficient operations in ice-covered waters
    including
    • Measurement systems
  • Challenges and solutions for operations in the high north
    including
    • Policy measures
    • Pathways to innovation