Prof. Ayaho Miyamoto
(Yamaguchi University, Japan)

Prof. Xianyan Zhou
(Central South Forestry University, China)

Prof. Xudong Shao
(Hunan University, China)

Message from Chairmen

It is our great pleasure to invite you to the "2nd International Workshop on Lifetime Engineering of Civil Infrastructure", taking place in Yamaguchi University, Japan, from November 28th(Wed) to 30th(Fri), 2007.

The workshop will provide a focused international forum to discuss how civil infrastructure systems such as bridges, highway networks, sewer networks, etc can be maintained in good condition during their whole lifetime. The first two days of the workshop will take place at the Conference Hall in the Faculty of Engineering of Yamaguchi University, in Ube City. On the third day there will be a technical excursion to the historical samurai town "Hagi", etc in Yamaguchi Prefecture.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Ube in November 2007.

Yours sincerely,

Ayaho Miyamoto
Xianyan Zhou
Xudong Shao

Prof. X. Shao Prof. A. Miyamoto Prof. X. Zhou