AUN/SEED-Net together with Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) organized the 2016 Regional Conference in Civil Engineering at Universiti Teknologi Brunei, Brunei Darussalam, from 14 -15 November 2016.
The opening speech was delivered by Dato Paduka Awang Hj Suhaimi bin Hj Gafar, Acting Minister of Development Brunei. The Regional Conferences of AUN/SEED-Net in various engineering fields have long been hosted by leading Member Institutions across ASEAN. This time was the first time for Universiti Teknologi Brunei to be the successful host of the Regional Conference in Civil Engineering. AUN/SEED-Net members, especially those involved in Civil Engineering, felt very much privileged to receive the warm welcome kindly provided by hosted UTB. During the Regional Conference, not only academic research and network were presented and strengthened, but the future and sustainability of the AUN/SEED-Net project was also discussed with Field Management Members of Civil Engineering. The Conference was also recognized by Local Newspaper called “Borneo Bulletin”.