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25th Short Course on Cold-Formed Steel Structures

August 7th, 2017 by

Course provides an introduction to the behavior of cold-formed steel members and connections and how that behavior is addressed by the AISI Specification. The course also is intended to strengthen experienced engineers’ understanding of the fundamental behavior of members and connections, as well as provide a better understanding of cold-formed steel design.

http://ccfssonline.org/cfs-short-course

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The Concrete Convention and Exposition

August 7th, 2017 by

More than 2,000 engineers, architects, contractors, educators, manufacturers, and material representatives are expected to convene to collaborate on concrete codes, specifications, and standards. Technical sessions highlight research, case studies, and best practices.

www.aciconvention.org

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Smart Cities Week 2017

August 7th, 2017 by

Government leaders gather to discuss examples of smart infrastructure solving tough urban problems. Includes keynote addresses, workshops, roundtable discussions, and panel sessions aligned to six tracks, plus an exhibition hall.

www.smartcitiesweek.com/2017-Washington

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International LiDAR Mapping Forum

July 19th, 2017 by

Technical conference and exhibition showcasing the latest airborne, terrestrial, and underwater LiDAR as well as emerging remote-sensing and data-collection tools and technologies.

www.lidarmap.org

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Rebuilding and Retrofitting the Transportation Infrastructure

July 19th, 2017 by

Conference highlights best practices and breakthrough ideas for transportation infrastructure concepts, designs, and materials, disruption management, intergovernmental actions and policies, decision making, and asset management.

https://www.transportation.gov/utc/utc-spotlight-conference

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InterDrone

July 19th, 2017 by

UAV conference featuring more than 120 panels, sessions, classes, and drone workshops and an exhibition with more than 185 unmanned system manufacturers and sellers.

www.interdrone.com

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Groundwater Solutions Conference

July 19th, 2017 by

National Ground Water Association symposium to identify solutions to large dilute groundwater plumes, emerging contaminants in groundwater, and other constituents that affect drinking water supplies.

www.ngwa.org/solutions

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Design-Build for Water/Wastewater

June 1st, 2017 by

Event for design-build owners and practitioners in the water industry co-hosted by the Design-Build Institute of America, the American Water Works Association, the Water Environment Federation, and the Water Design-Build Council.

https://www.dbia.org/Conferences/water/Pages/default.aspx

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IECA Annual Conference

June 1st, 2017 by

International Erosion Control Association’s annual conference and exhibition brings together engineers, contractors, regulators and providers of erosion control and stormwater management products and services.

www.ieca.org/ieca/ieca%20Events/2018_annual_conference.aspx

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2017 National Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference

June 1st, 2017 by

The conference and preconference workshop is sponsored by the Accelerated Bridge Construction-University Transportation Center at Florida International University.

https://abc-utc.fiu.edu/conference

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Autodesk University

June 1st, 2017 by

Autodesk’s annual user conference featuring technology keynote addresses, an exhibit hall, certification exams, and hundreds of classes for designers, engineers, and industry professionals.

http://au.autodesk.com

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The Year in Infrastructure Conference

June 1st, 2017 by

Bentley Systems’ annual forum addressing the current priorities and opportunities impacting the infrastructure industry. Includes a technology update, six industry-focused forums, an Alliance Partner Pavilion, and the Be Inspired Awards ceremony.

www.bentley.com/en/yii/home

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Hot Firm and A/E Industry Awards Conference

June 1st, 2017 by

Comprehensive business conference for leaders and aspiring leaders of AEC firms in the U.S. Conference agenda includes topics on technology, leadership challenges, business planning, marketing methods, recruiting and retention, and growth strategies.

http://hotfirm.com

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SSI: Stabilize, Support and Improve

June 1st, 2017 by

Deep Foundations Institute technical seminar on effective application of deep foundations, ground improvement, and soil mixing for stabilization of slopes and excavation support.

www.dfi.org/SSI2017

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ASCE Pipelines Conference

June 1st, 2017 by

Interdisciplinary education, keynote speakers, tours, and short courses cover state-of-the-art engineering technologies for pipeline and utilities infrastructure.

www.pipelinesconference.org

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8th International Visualization in Transportation Symposium

June 1st, 2017 by

The symposium explores the opportunities and challenges of visualization entering mainstream use in the transportation field while presenting examples of how visualization is transforming the way transportation agencies and companies work today.

www.trb.org/Calendar/Blurbs/175064.aspx

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Airport Pavement Design & Construction Workshop

June 1st, 2017 by

Experts from the American Concrete Pavement Association, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and Federal Aviation Administration will discuss airport pavement design, construction, and rehabilitation.

www.acpa.org/airportworkshop

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Commercial UAV Expo Americas

April 7th, 2017 by

Unmanned aerial systems selection and integration; developing enterprise workflows, guidelines and policies; data management and integration; and legal, safety, and regulatory considerations.

www.expouav.com

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3rd North American Symposium on Landslides

April 7th, 2017 by

Investigation, classification, monitoring, analysis, and mitigation of landslides, including case studies on innovative analysis techniques and solutions.

www.aegweb.org/mpage/nasl17m

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OpenRoads Designer: Solving Civil Design Critical Business Issues

March 31st, 2017 by

OpenRoads Designer blends traditional engineering workflows for plan, profile, and cross-sections with 3D parametric modeling to enable the model-centric creation of all design and construction deliverables. OpenRoads Designer supports all aspects of a detailed roadway design including survey, geotechnical, drainage, subsurface utilities, terrain, road, roadway furniture, and more.

OpenRoads Designer helps solve your critical business issues to ensure you can meet all the deliverables needed for your civil engineering projects. In this webinar you will learn:

  • How to incorporate reality meshes with LiDAR with integrated reality modeling tools.
  • How to readily share data between bridge, drainage, roads and more to create on multi-discipline composite model.
  • How to effectively deliver construction documents such as cross sections and plan profile sheets.
  • How to adapt to design changes by integrating your design intent into a dynamic, enlivened, design model.

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Professional Development Series Sponsor:
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World Multidisciplinary Civil Engineering-Architecture, Urban Planning Symposium

March 24th, 2017 by

Second annual forum for discussion of the latest findings and technologies in different fields of the civil engineering, architecture, and city and urban planning.

www.wmcaus.org

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Urban Street Symposium

March 24th, 2017 by

Provides a forum to compare and discuss alternative street design practices, document better street designs, and transfer urban street research findings to state agencies and to local governments.

http://ncsite.org/uss5

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International Water Conference

February 24th, 2017 by

Dedicated to advancing new developments in the treatment, use, and reuse of water for industrial and other engineering purposes.

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Greenbuild

February 24th, 2017 by

Greenbuild, claimed to be the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building, includes speakers, networking opportunities, industry showcases, LEED workshops, and tours of the host city’s green buildings.

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ITS World Congress 2017

February 24th, 2017 by

Brings together global leaders in intelligent and transformative transportation to showcase and evaluate the latest innovative concepts, active prototypes, and live systems. A pavilion in the Exhibit Hall will highlight smart cities from around the world.

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DFI 42nd Annual Conference

February 24th, 2017 by

The conference will feature technical presentations focusing on deep foundations and ground improvement, and associated risks and mitigation practices.

Topics include:

  • Critical Infrastructure (e.g., flood protection system)
  • Innovative Techniques for Soft Soils
  • Laterally Loaded Piles
  • Mitigation of Environmental Impacts
  • Sediment Transport and Diversion Structures
  • Sheet Piling and Cofferdams
  • Instrumentation and Monitoring: Noise and Vibration, Slopes during Deep Foundation Installation, and Soil-Pile Interaction
  • Risk Management Associated with Deep Foundations and Ground Improvement

In addition to technical sessions, the conference includes meetings of the 18 DFI Technical Committees and 3 Working Groups, keynote lectures, networking opportunities, Welcome and Business Meeting Lunches, the Women in Deep Foundations Reception, the Hal Hunt Lecture, the Annual Awards Banquet, a Student Activities Program, the City-by-City Companions’ Program, plus more than 125 exhibits featuring new and innovative products and services.

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Meeting of the Minds 2017

February 23rd, 2017 by

Tools and best practices working for city leaders across the globe, including smart cities, IoT, mobility, climate and resiliency, clean urban water and energy, infrastructure, and more.

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Global Public Transport Summit

February 23rd, 2017 by

Organized by UITP (International Association of Public Transport), the summit focuses on seven key trends and themes affecting urban mobility, including digitalization and Mobility as a Service.

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StormCon

February 23rd, 2017 by

Claimed to be the world’s largest stormwater pollution prevention conference and trade show, the event features BMPs, low-impact development, program management, construction-site runoff, green infrastructure, monitoring, and research.

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International Conference on Highway Pavements & Airfield Technology

February 23rd, 2017 by

Under the theme “Sustainable Pavements and Safe Airports,” the conference will cover state-of-the-art and state-of-practice areas of innovation, improved durability, cost-effective, and more sustainable pavements and safety technologies to ensure safe and efficient airport operations.

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New York City Bridge Conference

February 23rd, 2017 by

Organized by the Bridge Engineering Association, the 9th conference features renowned bridge engineers from all over the world.

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5th International Conference on Roundabouts

February 23rd, 2017 by

Triennial conference provides a forum for exchange of technical, policy, planning, operational, and administrative information on all aspects of roundabouts.

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ACEC Annual Convention and Legislative Summit

February 23rd, 2017 by

A/E industry policy and political lobbying issues plus the Engineering Excellence Awards Gala, which recognizes engineering achievements for 2015 throughout the world.

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AEC Business Development Training

February 23rd, 2017 by

Specifically developed to help design and technical professionals become more comfortable dealing with clients and promoting the firm and its services.

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AEC Business Development Training

February 23rd, 2017 by

Specifically developed to help design and technical professionals become more comfortable dealing with clients and promoting the firm and its services.

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Leadership Skills for AEC Professionals

February 23rd, 2017 by

Specifically developed to provide design and technical professionals with the skills to become more competent leaders, including strategies, and techniques that will help them grow personally and professionally.

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Leadership Skills for AEC Professionals

February 23rd, 2017 by

Specifically developed to provide design and technical professionals with the skills to become more competent leaders, including strategies, and techniques that will help them grow personally and professionally.

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Real Marketing and Branding for AEC Firms

February 23rd, 2017 by

Designed to bring clarity and distinction between marketing and sales (Business Development), this course will aid all levels of staff to understand how to market the firm and build the brand in their respective roles.

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SuperPile ’17

February 23rd, 2017 by

Presentations on the latest developments in augered cast-in-place/drilled displacement piles, drilled shafts, driven piles, ground improvement, helical piles and tiebacks, marine foundations, micropiles, testing and evaluation of foundation systems, and seismic and lateral loads.

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The Principals Academy 2.0

February 23rd, 2017 by

Crash course in all aspects of managing a professional service firm, including an expanded focus on business development, strategic planning, and financial management.

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The Principals Academy 2.0

February 23rd, 2017 by

Crash course in all aspects of managing a professional service firm, including an expanded focus on business development, strategic planning, and financial management.

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The Principals Academy 2.0

February 23rd, 2017 by

Crash course in all aspects of managing a professional service firm, including an expanded focus on business development, strategic planning, and financial management.

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HxGN Live

February 23rd, 2017 by

Hexagon software conference featuring more than 400 customer-led case studies, training sessions, and technology certification courses.

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ACE17

February 23rd, 2017 by

American Water Works Association annual conference and exhibition covers more than 30 interest areas in the potable water, stormwater, and wastewater industries.

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International Bridge Conference

February 23rd, 2017 by

The IBC annually attracts more than 1,200 bridge owners and engineers, senior policy makers, government officials, bridge designers, construction executives, and suppliers from throughout the U.S. and abroad.

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World Transport Convention

February 23rd, 2017 by

An international platform for transportation industry stakeholders to share research findings and academic ideas, exchange successful practice and managerial trials, and explore business opportunities and global collaborations.

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Industrial and Commercial Water Reuse Conference

February 23rd, 2017 by

Focus on sustainable water policies, accounting and conservation of water and energy, and development and application of appropriate water treatment and reuse technology.

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Grouting Fundamentals and Current Practice Short Course

February 23rd, 2017 by

Pressure grouting as a method to improve geotechnical characteristics of soils and rock masses, with special focus on mechanisms, theories, and practical applications of grouting to ground densification and strengthening, permeability reduction, and groundwater cutoffs.

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Municipal Wet Weather Stormwater Conference

February 23rd, 2017 by

Topics include underground stormwater management, shoreline stabilization and sea level rise, dam safety, stormwater runoff reduction, case studies for innovative BMPs, and more.

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Carlson User Conference

February 23rd, 2017 by

Specialized training on the use of Carlson’s suite of software products for professionals in the surveying, civil engineering, mining, and construction fields.

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Excellence in Project Management

February 23rd, 2017 by

Tutorial and case study workshop sessions present critical areas every project manager should know from the perspective of architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting firms.

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Excellence in Project Management

February 23rd, 2017 by

Tutorial and case study workshop sessions present critical areas every project manager should know from the perspective of architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting firms.

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Excellence in Project Management

February 23rd, 2017 by

Tutorial and case study workshop sessions present critical areas every project manager should know from the perspective of architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting firms.

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AEC Business Development Training

February 23rd, 2017 by

Specifically developed to help design and technical professionals become more comfortable dealing with clients and promoting the firm and its services.

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11th International Bridge and Structure Management Conference

February 23rd, 2017 by

A broad range of topics on bridge and transportation structures in all stages of implementation of asset management practices. This meeting will serve as the forum for moving MAP-21 asset management initiatives into practice.

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Airport Pavement Technical Workshop

February 23rd, 2017 by

Topics include pavement design and evaluation, materials, mix design, construction, preservation and rehabilitation practices, along with innovative pavement technologies for airports.

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Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers

February 23rd, 2017 by

Overview of business financial management, including interpreting financial statements, key performance metrics, benchmarking, predictive cash flow management, and how strategic decisions drive the value of the firm.

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Introduction to Structural Design of Wood Buildings

February 23rd, 2017 by

American Wood Council (AWC) and Virginia Tech short course on practical code-conforming design of wood structures based on provisions of the 2015 National Design Specification and other AWC standards. The primary focus and objectives of this course are a mastery of wood design basics.

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Structures Congress 2017

February 23rd, 2017 by

Organized by the Structural Engineering Institute of the ASCE, the conference features more than 120 technical sessions plus opening and closing plenary sessions and an exhibit hall.

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Joint Rail Conference

February 23rd, 2017 by

All aspects of railroad civil, mechanical, electrical, and systems engineering, as well as rail safety, planning, design, financing, operations, and management.

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Growing a Profitable and Entrepreneurial AEC Firm

February 23rd, 2017 by

A look at what the most successful firms in history have done, how they have done it, and the resulting extraordinary returns.

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SPAR 3D Expo & Conference

February 23rd, 2017 by

Conference content covers 3D technologies from input to output, from 3D sensing to 3D processing to 3D visualization tools. The exhibition features hardware, software, and visualization solutions providers.

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Real Marketing and Branding for AEC Firms

February 20th, 2017 by

Designed to bring clarity and distinction between marketing and sales (Business Development), this course will aid all levels of staff to understand how to market the firm and build the brand in their respective roles.

Real Marketing and Branding for AEC Firms

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The Concrete Convention and Exhibition

February 20th, 2017 by

Engineers, architects, contractors, educators, manufacturers, and material representatives will convene to collaborate on concrete codes, specifications, and standards. Technical and educational sessions will present the latest research, case studies, and best practices.

www.concrete.org/events/conventions/currentconvention.aspx

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Creating & Maintaining FE mesh for Structural Designs: There’s a better way!

February 6th, 2017 by

More and more civil and structural engineers are being asked to work iteratively with designers and architects.  As timelines shrink, the efficiencies required to complete complex projects become more important.

One of the most time-consuming aspects of complex projects is that of creating, generating and maintaining the project’s finite element (FE) mesh.  Typically, a process that requires trial and error, this tedious process can zap an engineer’s productivity while limiting the amount of time available for more important design decisions.

In this free webinar, the speaker will show how SCIA Engineer makes creating an accurate finite element (FE) mesh more efficient by allowing the software to take on the process of mesh refinement.

In this webcast you will learn the following:

  • Automatically generate the mesh in SCIA based on global settings
  • Apply various local mesh refinement options including around nodes, at edges and on whole surfaces
  • Use automatic mesh refinement (based on applied load) to create an accurate and error free mesh
  • Utilize result tools such as averaging and integration strips to fine tune the results reported from the finite element (FE) mesh

VIEW THE ARCHIVE HERE

Professional Development Series Sponsor:
SCIA

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IECA 2017 Environmental Connection

January 23rd, 2017 by

International Erosion Control Association’s Annual Conference for the erosion, sediment control, and stormwater industry combines training and technical sessions with a product and technology exhibition.

https://www.eventscribe.com/2017/enviroconnect

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Forensics Engineering Conference

January 23rd, 2017 by

Focus on lessons learned from hurricanes, building envelopes, structural failures, foundation issues, and other case studies.

http://executive.engr.utexas.edu/epd/forensics17.php

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The Principals Academy 2.0

January 23rd, 2017 by

Crash course in all aspects of managing a professional service firm, including an expanded focus on business development, strategic planning, and financial management.

The Principals Academy

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Roundabout Fastest Path, Fastest Speeds, and Speed Consistency Calculations as per NCHRP 672 and TORUS

January 13th, 2017 by

One primary influence on the safety performance of a Modern Roundabout are the speeds at which vehicles will travel within the facility. This webinar focuses on the analysis tools and method provided by the NCHRP Guideline to evaluate speed, and then looks at how speed-informed design can be accomplished in the TORUS Roundabouts software.

In this webcast you will learn the following:

· Learn about the five Critical Path Radii, and specifically what Fastest Path is.

· Understand what speed consistency is and why it is important.

· Learn about TORUS’ methodology for approximation of fastest path.

· Watch how TORUS can be used to check fastest path on manually generated roundabout designs, and also how speed-informed geometric design is performed.

VIEW THE ARCHIVE HERE

Professional Development Series Sponsor:
Transoft Solutions

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Streamline traffic studies with OpenRoads ConceptStation and PTV VISSIM

December 20th, 2016 by

Discover why combining OpenRoads ConceptStation with PTV VISSIM provides a competitive advantage for creating and presenting traffic planning. Use OpenRoads ConceptStation to easily model existing conditions and multiple proposed options including road, bridge, intersection, and complex interchange, then seamlessly transfer this information to VISSIM for traffic analysis and then back into ConceptStation for 3D traffic visualization. This will save you hours of work for any traffic analysis studies.

Join the webinar to learn how to utilize the two top design and traffic engineering platforms to begin your projects with real-world data, rapid conceptual designs, and traffic planning and analysis. Engineers and designers can evaluate more options during the planning and pre-bid stage of the project.

In this webcast you will learn the following:

· How to explore design alternatives with cost analysis to identify high-cost and high-risk items.

· How to simulate traffic patterns and their interactions in one model.

· How to create detailed traffic computations results for different scenarios.

· How real-time rendering enlivens designs with immersive visualization.

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Professional Development Series Sponsor:
Bentley – Architecture and Engineering Software Solutions

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Hazard Pay: How to Protect Profits from the Digital Data Explosion

December 15th, 2016 by

Emails, transmittals, submittals, RFIs, field reports, punch lists and other forms of project information flood an engineer’s workday. Time spent managing information steals time from design and client service. Paper documents and manual tracking are no longer up to the task. Fortunately, just as software is to blame for generating so much data, it’s also capable of managing the information explosion. In this complimentary webcast, two engineers describe how their companies are mitigating the risks that come with unprecedented quantities of project information.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the ways the information explosion exposes your firm to risk
  • Discover improved ways to collaborate, whether between offices or with architects, consultants and clients
  • See how to replace paper with complete, searchable, all-digital project information
  • Learn best practices for leveraging process and technology together to mitigate risk

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Professional Development Series Sponsor:
Newforma

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Stormwater Storage Facility and Rainwater Harvesting – A Community Partnership

December 15th, 2016 by

Join us for this webcast addressing best practices for rainwater harvesting and stormwater storage design.  Paul Siegfried, P.E., CFM, CPESC, Assistant Water Resources Dept. Manager for Baxter & Woodman, and Kelly Hamill, Director of Public Works for the Village of Northbrook, will present a case study on a rainwater harvesting and stormwater storage facility in Northbrook, IL.

Project Description

The Village of Northbrook’s Wescott Park project creatively combines green infrastructure with large-scale flood mitigation. In order to alleviate recurring flooding in the Village’s Sunset Fields Subdivision, the Village constructed a 23.7-acre foot underground stormwater storage facility in Wescott Park. With funding assistance provided by the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, a rainwater harvesting system was added to the project which utilizes stored stormwater to irrigate the park’s north ball field. Harvested water is filtered and treated to provide safe irrigation water meeting Illinois Department of Public Health water quality standards. System controls obtain available weather forecast data and automatically drain down stored water prior to significant storm events, ensuring that the maximum stormwater storage volume is available when it is needed the most.

Successful planning and execution of the project required a community partnership. The north half of Wescott Park is owned by the Park District, while the south half is located within the Wescott Elementary School’s property. Both the Park District and the School rely on use of the park’s ballfields and are impacted by any extended loss of use.  Public outreach was instrumental in gaining support for the project, and coordination among the Village, the Park District, the School, and residents was essential for successful design and construction.

Learning objectives:

1. Understand how collaboration, negotiation, and public outreach can be critical components of completing a project which will benefit the community.

2. Review design considerations for underground stormwater detention facilities, and learn how to solve site constraints while maximizing potential land use.

3. Recognize opportunities to incorporate green infrastructure into stormwater detention design.

4. See how real time monitoring and weather forecast data can be utilized in a rainwater harvesting system to provide dual use storage volume.

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Professional Development Series Sponsor:
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The Value Of Intelligent 3D Bridge BIM In Transportation Projects

November 15th, 2016 by

Learning Objectives

Using intelligent 3D BIM processes and technology in bridge projects enhances communication among project stakeholders, increases productivity, improves safety, reduces time and cuts costs. BIM processes provide increased effective collaboration, which drives enhanced decision making. By using integrated technology tools and processes that enable 3D Bridge BIM design and construction to be optimized, costs can be reduced, schedules shortened, rework minimized, and productivity, quality and safety enhanced. 3D models help identify conflicts and resolve them virtually before they’re encountered on the job site, and allows project teams to better control risk by enhancing agility through the virtual process. Join this webcast to learn from industry experts!

In this webcast you will learn:

  • Learn how to create an intelligent 3D bridge model within the context of an overall transportation project
  • Gain insight from a contractor’s perspective of 3D models in bridge construction
  • Enhance your knowledge on 3D rebar detailing for bridges
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest innovations in bridge modeling, design, and analysis software

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Professional Development Series Sponsor:
Bentley – Architecture and Engineering Software Solutions

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Performance Validation and Specification Strategies

November 3rd, 2016 by

When writing specifications for civil projects, the primary objective for the engineer of record should be to ensure that the completed project performs in accordance with the design requirements. It is therefore critical to understand how the parameters specified for products and materials relate to their performance in the constructed project. For many materials, there are standard tests available to evaluate key properties that relate directly to accepted design methods. However, in some cases, this approach is inadequate because there is not a direct link between specific material properties and performance. This session will discuss concepts for performance specifications that can address these issues and ensure design integrity.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Review various types of specifications for civil projects and their applicability to different types of products and materials, with examples to illustrate.
  2. Review the criteria for determining when a specification based on material property testing is appropriate.
  3. Examine alternative means of performance validation that can provide the engineer of record assurance that the project will perform as expected.
  4. Discuss the advantages and limitations of performance-based specifications compared to conventional materials and methods specifications.

Speakers

Branden Reall
Manager
Tensar
Bryan Gee
Director of Marketing
Tensar
Bob Drake
Editor, Civil+Structural Engineer
Zweig Group

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Design-Build in Transportation

September 30th, 2016 by

Presentations highlight best practices in design-build project delivery in the transportation sector and the merits of integrated delivery as a means to achieve exceptional project outcomes.

www.dbtranspo.com

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Design-Build for Water/Wastewater

September 30th, 2016 by

The conference seeks to create a platform for successful capital project delivery in the water and wastewater sector by teaching the effective integration of design and construction services using design-build contracting to ensure success for owners and design-build practitioners.

www.dbwater.com

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Introduction to Project Management

September 30th, 2016 by

This course provides a fundamental understanding and some specific tools that new and aspiring project managers can use to be more effective.

Excellence in Project Management

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Advanced Project Management Workshop

September 30th, 2016 by

Specifically developed to help higher-level design and technical professionals develop advanced leadership and management skills to better lead projects and clients.

Excellence in Project Management

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International Specialty Conference on Cold-Formed Steel Structures

September 30th, 2016 by

The conference will include the following subjects concerning cold-formed steel:

* basic and applied research
* structural design
* development of new products
* development of new design criteria
* manufacturing technique
* construction methods
* economy and effective use of cold-formed steel
* engineering education

International Specialty Conference

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AEC Business Development Training

September 30th, 2016 by

Specifically developed to help design and technical professionals become more comfortable dealing with clients and promoting the firm and its services.

Training seminars for AEC industry professionals

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Street Lights: Illuminating Implementation and Equity in Complete Streets

September 30th, 2016 by

Interactive panels and breakout discussions about cutting-edge Complete Streets research, ideas, and practices.

https://nvite.com/StreetLights/d28c

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Autodesk University

September 30th, 2016 by

Autodesk’s annual user conference is attended by more than 10,000 design, engineering, and manufacturing professionals. Features more than 650 classes and sessions and an exhibit hall with more than 160 authorized developers and partners.

http://au.autodesk.com

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Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers

September 30th, 2016 by

Overview of business financial management, including interpreting financial statements, key performance metrics, benchmarking, predictive cash flow management, and how strategic decisions drive the value of the firm.

Training seminars for AEC industry professionals

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Building Innovation 2017

September 30th, 2016 by

The National Institute of Building Sciences’ Fifth Annual Conference & Expo concentrates on Collaborating for a High-Performing Future, featuring educational sessions, networking events, technology demonstrations and award ceremonies.

www.nibs.org/?conference2017

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Geodesign Summit

September 30th, 2016 by

Application of GIS for urban and regional planning, environmental management, transportation, economic development, landscape architecture, water resource planning, and more.

www.esri.com/events/geodesign-summit

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International LiDAR Mapping Forum

September 30th, 2016 by

Technical conference and exhibition showcasing the latest airborne, terrestrial, and underwater LiDAR as well as emerging remote-sensing and data collection tools and technologies.

www.lidarmap.org

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Geotechnical Frontiers

September 30th, 2016 by

This event combines the Geosynthetics and Geotechnical Institutes’ GeoCongress conferences.

www.geotechnicalfrontiers.com

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BIMForum

September 30th, 2016 by

The BIMForum’s mission is to facilitate and accelerate the adoption of building information modeling (BIM) in the AEC industry. Fall meeting theme: What is the new standard for professional coordination? Examining the changing standard of care for designers, builders, and owners.

https://bimforum.org/events/88/2016-fall-bimforum

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WateReuse Potable Reuse Summit

September 30th, 2016 by

Discussion of critical factors in the success of potable reuse projects, including addressing regulatory issues, demonstrating environmental and economic viability, and enhancing public understanding and acceptance.

https://watereuse.org/news-events/conferences/potable-reuse-summit

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Advanced Project Management Workshop

September 30th, 2016 by

Specifically developed to help higher-level design and technical professionals develop advanced leadership and management skills to better lead projects and clients.

Excellence in Project Management

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The Principals Academy 2.0

September 30th, 2016 by

Crash course in all aspects of managing a professional service firm, including an expanded focus on business development, strategic planning, and financial management.

The Principals Academy

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Design-Build Conference & Expo

September 30th, 2016 by

Design-build practitioners, specialty contractors, and public and private owners gather annually for the Design-Build Conference & Expo, the largest gathering of the year for the design-build market and the only event centered exclusively on design-build. The Design-Build Conference & Expo includes attendees and exhibitors from across all design and construction sectors.

www.designbuildexpo.com

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Trimble Dimensions 2016 User Conference

September 30th, 2016 by

Dimensions 2016 provides insight into how information technology can transform the way professionals work. Attendees will see first-hand how their industry peers use Trimble’s end-to-end technology to easily transform data into intelligent, usable information. Attendees will also learn how new tools, processes and ideas can help make a positive impact on their business and discover how to overcome challenges in today’s competitive business environment.

Conference highlights include:

Over 450 educational sessions
More than 30 specialized tracks with many sessions qualifying for Professional Development Hours (PDH)
On-site product demonstrations showing the latest solutions and workflows
Computer software training labs
Expo showcasing new products, innovations and technical presentations

www.trimbledimensions.com

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