The interest of the international bridge engineering community in IABMAS
2012 has been confirmed by a significant response to the call for papers.
Over 800 abstracts from about 50 countries were received by the Conference
Secretariat, and approximately 70% of them were selected for final
publication as technical papers and presentation at the Conference within mini-symposia, special sessions, and general sessions, for a
total of 73 technical sessions scheduled at IABMAS 2012.
The contributions presented orally at IABMAS 2012 include the T.Y. Lin
Lecture, nine Keynote Lectures, four Plenary Lectures dedicated to the
T.Y. Lin Hundredth Birthday, and 545 technical papers from 40 countries. A total of 760 conference participants from 50 countries are welcomed at