Malaysia will officially host the 46th ITA-AITES World Tunnel Congress (WTC) 2020 bringing together engineers, designers, construction professionals and best expertise in its field. WTC, which is owned by the International Tunneling and Underground Space Association (ITA) seeks to explore latest innovations, trends and advances in all areas of tunneling sustainably.
Datuk Zulkefli Hj. Sharif, Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB), announced that the seven days event which is slated to take place between 15-21 May 2020, is expected to generate a great economic impact from more than 1,500 delegates.
WTC 2020 will be themed “Innovation and Sustainable Underground Serving Global Connectivity”. The Congress focuses on multiple technical paper presentations, tunneling training courses, poster presentations, the ITA-AITES General Assembly, technical visits to ongoing tunneling projects in Malaysia, and interesting exhibitions by companies from all over the world presenting their latest tunneling solutions, innovations and technologies.