The School of Civil Engineering
(PPKA), Universiti Sains Malaysia was established in 1989 and since
then PPKA has organized numerous seminars, conferences and short courses.These activities amongst others
have encouraged and contributed towards the creation of knowledge, innovativeness and exchanges of ideas.
To date PPKA has sucessfully organized five national level conferences which were known as
AWAM'99, AWAM'01, AWAM'04, AWAM'07 and AWAM'09. AWAM International Conference on Civil Engineering (AICCE'12)
and Geohazard Information Zonation (GIZ'12) will become the latest edition to the series.