July 2018 ASCE Dallas / Ft Worth Joint Branch Meeting

Meeting Sponsor for this month is:

July 16, 2018
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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Hilton Arlington Hotel
2401 E. Lamar Blvd.
Arlington, TX 76066
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PLEASE NOTE OUR JOINT MEETING IS AT THE ARLINGTON HILTON HOTEL ON THE THIRD MONDAY OF JULY. 


Agenda

  8:30 am - Registration Table Opens
  9:00 am - Five Concurrent Technical Tracks
  12:00 pm - Lunch & Announcements
  12:25 pm - Main Speaker
  1:30 pm - Ethics Seminar

PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK IN AT THE DALLAS BRANCH REGISTRATION TABLE.
 
Cash & checks accepted at the meeting. To speed the process of checking people in at the meetings, you are encouraged to pay online before the meeting. 
 
Buy raffle tickets which benefit the G.B. Mann Scholarship Fund.  Purchase more tickets to increase your chance to win prizes.

  • One Raffle Ticket - $5
  • Three Raffle Tickets - $10
Please note in the comments section of the registration page if you require a vegetarian meal.
Note: Due to timing issues with the hotel, we will not be able to fulfill any dietary requests after the early deadline has passed. If you have a dietary request, please be sure to register before the early deadline.
Note: An additional $20 fee will be applied for on-site registration or attending any of the sessions without pre-registration.


The July Dallas / Ft Worth Joint Branch Meeting is sponsored by

 


Main Speaker
 
Steven Duong, AICP, Associate Vice President - AECOM
Topic: Moving Towards Hypermobility - Hyperloop Texas
 

Technical Session Presentations

More info on the July Technical Institute Seminars

Five Concurrent Technical Session Tracks will run from 9:00 am - 11:50 am

Construction Institute (CI)

  • Topic: Application of Lean Techniques in Municipal Construction - Speaker: Attah Aloysius
  • Topic: Retrofit and Rehabilitation Using Advanced Composite Materials - Speaker: Sam Smith
  • Topic: Lessons Learned from VDOT Accelerated Bridge Construction Project - Speaker: Jorge Suarez

Geotechnical Institute (GI)

  • Topic: The Use of Shallow Geothermal Energy for Bridge / Pavement Deicing in Texas - Speaker: Dr. Xinbao Yu
  • Topic: Drilled and Driven Foundation Testing: An Overview - Speaker: Brandon Phetteplace
  • Topic: TEXRail Construction Update -  Speaker: Richey Thompson

Environmental Water Resource Institute (EWRI)

  • Topic: Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir - Speaker: R.J. Muraski, Assistant Deputy Director, NTWMD
  • Topic: Standard LID Construction Details - Speaker: Jennifer Smith
  • Topic: TBD - Speaker: Dr. Nick Fang, UTA

Structural Engineering Institute (SEI)


  • Topic: Steel - AISC -  Speaker: Brian Ward, Director - DFW
  • Topic: Precast - PCMA -  Speaker: Chris Lechner, Executive Director
  • Topic: Wood - Woodworks -  Speaker: Mark Bartlett, P.E.

Transportation & Development Institute (T&DI)

  • Topic: SH 161 Peak Hour Lane Before-After Study; I-30/SH360 Interchange Project Update - Speaker: Jason Crawford, P.E.
  • Topic: Traffic and Project Modeling Using Virtual Reality; North Tarrant Express Project Updates - Speaker: Michael Gage, P.E.
  • Topic: Overcoming Mother Nature - Lessons Learned from the Field -  Speaker: Mark Bouma, P.E.

The Ethics Seminar will run from 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm (Remember 1 hour of ethics is required for your P.E. renewal)

Speaker: David Howell, P.E., Deputy Executive Director - Texas Board of Professional Engineers


Note: There is NO DISCOUNTED RATE for RETIREES or GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES this month.

An additional $20 fee will be applied for on-site registration or attending any of the sessions without pre-registration.



 

Tickets

$80.00 All Inclusive (Luncheon + Technical Seminars + Ethics Seminar)
$90.00 after 10:00 pm July 11

$75.00 Luncheon + Technical Seminars
$85.00 after 10:00 pm July 11

$60.00 Luncheon + Ethics Seminar
$70.00 after 10:00 pm July 11

$45.00 Luncheon Only
$55.00 after 10:00 pm July 11

$50.00 All Inclusive Student (Luncheon + Technical Seminars + Ethics Seminar) (Enrolled Students ONLY)
$60.00 after 10:00 pm July 11

$30.00 Luncheon Only (Enrolled Students ONLY)
$40.00 after 10:00 pm July 11

$10.00 3 Raffle Tickets

$5.00 One Raffle Ticket