The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA), Silver Spring, Md., will host the International Concrete Sustainability Conference, Dec. 13–14, 2010 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Since 2006 the conference has been held in the United States, but has moved due to interest from international researchers.

The conference will provide opportunities to learn and network in the concrete industry. Researchers, students, engineers, architects, and contractors are just a few titles of professionals that have attended past conferences.

Presentations from experts will include latest developments in sustainable design, manufacturing, construction, and more. The conference also will present introductions on several popular NRMCA certification programs. For details, visit