International Online Conference of CoMS 2020/21

Published online 10 February, 2021

International Online Conference of CoMS 2020/21

The CoMS 2020 International Conference has been renamed to COMS 2020/21 and will take place online from 20 to 21 April 2021. The main purpose of the conference is to disseminate research results, exchange experiences and identify key issues and challenges in the thematic areas of the conference. The conference will provide a platform for an active dialogue of conference participants.

All the submissions already accepted for presentation will be included in the conference programme. We thank all the authors for their submissions and participation. At the same time, all new authors are kindly invited to submit their contributions by 20 February 2021.

We are looking forward to meeting you at our conference!

—CoMS Organizing Committee


The Proceedings of the CoMS_2020/21 Conference are available for download!

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important dates

You are invited to consult this table on a regular basis as it is possible some of the deadlines will be modified (postponed) in the future.
Deadline Applies to…
20 February, 2021 (extended!) Deadline for Abstract Submission
27 February, 2021 Notification of Abstract Acceptance
10 March, 2021 Deadline for Full Paper Submission (final version)
20-21 April, 2021 The Conference

Contact information

Phone: Nina Bernard, +386 4 57 80 350
Ema Kemperle, +386 1 2804 529
Aljoša Šajna, +386 1 2804 306
Fax: +386 1 2804 484


The scope of the conference is to address the importance of sustainable development for our future wellbeing, given that the building and construction sector is one of the main contributors to climate change. Authors of scientific and technical papers researching these issues are invited to present their achievements.


The 2nd International Conference on Construction Materials for a Sustainable Future (CoMS_2020) is organized by ZAG – the Slovenian National Building and Civil Engineering Institute alongside co-organizing institutions the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Civil Engineering, the University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Technical Science, and the BAM – Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing.


The CoMS_2020/21 conference will be organised online.

tentative topics

  • Innovations in materials and technologies

  • Material – environment interaction

  • Sustainable design, construction and maintenance

  • Energy efficiency, recycling, and remediation

  • Inspection, monitoring, assessment and repair

  • Modelling from nano to structure

  • Innovative components for a healthy, comfortable and sustainable environment

  • Social and economic aspects of the building environment

  • Digitalization and automation

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CoMS is Co-Organised By

CoMS is Co-Sponsored By