Prof. Ravindra Gettu, Department of Civil Engineering has been honoured at the Third International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies for his outstanding contributions in the field.The conference was organized in Kyoto (Japan) from 18th to 21st August 2013 by the Japan Concrete Institute, UWM Center for By-Products Utilization (Milwaukee, USA) and Coventry University (UK). The conference was attended by about 500 delegates from 40 countries. He gave a plenary lecture and three conference sessions were dedicated to him.