2019 Beijing Horticultrual Expo – INBAR Garden – Architectural Rendering
2019 Beijing Horticultrual Expo – INBAR Garden – Construction Photo
2019 Beijing Horticultrual Expo – INBAR Garden – Construction Photo
2019 Beijing Horticultrual Expo – INBAR Garden – Construction Photo

About IBCC

International Bamboo Construction Competition (IBCC) is aimed at university students of architecture, civil engineering, landscape and other construction related courses from across the world. The competition’s objective is to invite students to explore the potential construction applications for both bamboo poles and engineered bamboo products.

Organizer and partners


International Bamboo and Rattan Organization (INBAR)
The International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation (INBAR) is a multilateral development organisation which promotes environmentally sustainable development using bamboo and rattan. It has 44 Members. In addition to its Secretariat headquarters in China, INBAR has regional offices in India, Ghana, Ethiopia, and Ecuador.


Zhejiang University
Zhejiang University-University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Institute (ZJUI)
Tsinghua University
World Architecture
Federation of Hong Kong Industries Bamboo Industry Committee
Italian Bamboo Association
Base Bahay Foundation
Labirinto della Masone

Participating Universities include (in alphabetical order, continuously updated)

Beijing Jiaotong University
Centre for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, University of Zürich
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Hunan University
Kunming University of Science and Technology
Mediterranea University of Reggio Calabria
Nanjing University
Nanjing Forestry University
Polytechnic University of Milano
Polytechnic University of Turin
San Martin University
Sapienza University of Rome
Southeast University
Universidad Nacional de Colombia (National University of Colombia)
University of Addis Ababa
University of British Colombia
University of Bologna
Coventry University
University of Naples Federico II
University of Southern California
University of Turin
University of Pittsburgh
University of Queensland
Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

Technical Supports

INBAR Construction Task Force

Organizing Committee

Chair: Kewei Liu (Global Bamboo Construction Programme Coordinator of INBAR)
Co-Chair: Zhi Li (Assistant Professor of Nanjing Tech University)
Members: Cristoforo Demartino, Guo Chen, Xiaozhou He, Alessandra Simi, Bo Shan, Ke Ma, Rui Wang, Jinjun Xu, Jianhui Zhou