CE News magazine presents the 2009 Civil Engineers’ Summit & Expo, April 21-22 at the Sheraton Universal Studios in Los Angeles. The two-day conference will explore themes such as Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure, Exploring Market Trends and Opportunities, Strategic Business Planning in Challenging Times, and Making Technology Work for Your Firm.

Targeted keynotes, dynamic panel sessions, expert-led focus sessions, and roundtable discussions will provide a varied program with opportunities to listen, share, and ask questions of peers and experts. Highlights of the program include the following:

Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure: State-of-the-Nation and Opportunities for Civil Engineers,
Dan McNichol, journalist and author of The Big Dig, The Roads That Built America, and Asphalt in America.

Civil Engineering Industry Outlook and Market Forecast, Kenneth Simonson, chief economist, The Associated General Contractors of America, with Executive Response Panel: Blake Murillo, CEO, Psomas; David Evans, P.E., P.L.S., chairman, David Evans and Associates, Inc.; among others

Diversification: Finding the Right Service Make-up for Your Firm (Panel), David Evans, P.E., P.L.S., chairman, David Evans and Associates, Inc.; Thomas A. Gockowski, P.E., executive vice president, Carroll Engineering Corporation; and Eric Uitvlugt, P.S., CEO, exxel engineering inc.

A full brochure and registration information are available online at www.cenewssummit.com.