10:00 MSK, 25 MAY, 2021


via MS teams

Information letter

On behalf of the LUT University (Finland), Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (Russia) and Scientific and Technological Centre of Applied Nanotechnologies Inc. (Russia) we would like to invite you and your colleagues to take part in the Second international seminar “Sustainable Construction”. This seminar is held within the framework of the project “Lightweight hybrid wooden composite materials for sustainable construction technology” (SUSTECH) within South-East Finland – Russia CBC 2014–2020 Programme. The project is funded by the European Union, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Finland.

The aim of the seminar is the sharing of scientific and practical results among professionals, stakeholders and all the concerned parties in the field of wooden construction and innovation construction technologies.

Program of seminar


  1. Monitoring of state of the wood cellular structures
  2. Durability investigations of the structures with composite materials
  3. Calculation method for bearing buildings’ systems
  4. Technology of surface runoff treatment
  5. Stochastic approach to the structure safety 

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Prof. Galina Kozinets

Head of the Civil Engineering Institute, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (Russia)

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Prof. Timo Kärki

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology (Finland)

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Prof. Andrey Ponomarev

STC of Applied Nanotechnologies Inc. (Russia)

Juha Varis

Prof. Juha Varis

Department of Mechanical Engineering, LUT University (Finland)


Venue and Dates

The seminar will take place on May, 25, 2021 on-line via MS Teams platform. The link will be sent to registered participants closer to the seminar.


The official language of the seminar is English

Key dates

  • 27.04.2021 Information letter and call for papers
  • 18.05.2021 Deadline for Registration
  • 18.05.2021 Deadline for materials submission
  • 20.05.2021 Final program
  • 25.05.2021 Date of the seminar  

Materials preparation

Full-text papers should be no less than 4 and do not exceed 10 pages. All the technical requirements for material preparation you can find here: . We kindly ask you to use the prepared format for the papers: The papers should be submitted during the registration.


All the publications will be published in Russian Citation Index system. Nominated papers will be published in the Magazine of Civil Engineering, indexed by Scopus, Web of Science (Core Collection), EiCompendex (Elsevier), EBSCO, Google Scholar, Index Copernicus, ProQuest, Russian Science Citation Index, Directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ), ROAD, Ulrich's Serials Analysis System, China National Knowledge Infrastructure. The web-page of journal is

Organizing Committee

  • Prof. Mikhail Romanov – Executive Head of the Seminar Organizing Committee (Russia)
  • PhD. Yuliya Lednova – Technical Secretary of the Seminar (Russia)
  • Maria Zhidkova – Project Manager, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (Russia) 

Russia, 195251, St.Petersburg, Polytechnicheskaya, 29