Articles

Keynote Speaker - September 2018

Fiona McCracken Allen, P.E., R.S. Topic: TBA Fiona M. Allen is a graduate of Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering. She joined the Trinity River Authority of Texas in March 2011 as Northern Region Manager where she is responsib...

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Keynote Speaker - August 2018

Chris Hoff, P.E. Topic: Midtown Express Project Update The Midtown Express (SH 183 Managed Lanes Project) is an interim project that will increase the capacity and reconstruct portions of State Highway (SH) 183, SH 114 and Loop 12. Chris is currently the group leader for transportation planni...

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Keynote Speaker - July 2018

Steven Duong, AICP Topic: Moving Towards Hypermobility: Hyperloop Texas Steven Duong, AICP is an Associate Vice President with AECOM for the firm’s Design + Planning practice in Texas. He has led a wide variety of projects, most recently serving as the lead consultant for the City of Dall...

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Keynote Speaker - June 2018

Suyun Ham, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington Topic: Practical Automatic Non-Contact Inspection System for Next-Generation Resilient and Sustainable Infrastructure Dr. Ham is an assistant professor in the Department of Civil Engineering a...

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Keynote Speaker - May 2018

Khaled Naja - Executive VP Infrastructure & Development for DFW International Airport Topic: Update on DFW Airport's Infrastructure Khaled Naja serves as Executive Vice President for the Infrastructure & Development Division of Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. He oversees the Des...

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Keynote Speaker - April 2018

Thomas W. (Tom) Kula, Executive Director/General Manager NTMWD Topic: Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir Project Thomas Kula is the Executive Director of theNorthTexas Municipal Water District (NTMWD). In this capacity, Mr.Kula is responsible for all aspects of the NTMWD operations, management, an...

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Keynote Speaker - March 2018

Freight and Transportation: An Integrated Approach Presented By:Dr. Ghassan Khankarli, P.E., PMP Dr. Ghassan Khankarli, PE, PMP serves as a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington. Dr. Khankarli retired from the Texas Department of Transpor...

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Keynote Speaker - February 2018

Water Master Planning in the Present is the Future for Smaller Cities Presented By:Jacob Niemeier, P.E. As a Professional Engineer working for Stantec, Mr. Niemeier, P.E. has over five years of experience in the public and private sector. His experience includes design, modeling, cost estimatio...

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Keynote Speaker - January 2018

ASCE Texas Section's Infrastructure Report Card Presented By:Travis N. Attanasio, P.E., CFM Mr. Attanasio is the ASCE Texas Section Past Vice-President for Professional Affairs and, as such, oversees the Infrastructure Report Card Committee. He serves as City Engineer for the City of Haslet, wh...

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Keynote Speaker - December 2017

The City of Dallas Bond Program Presented By:Rick Galceran, P.E., Director of the City of Dallas Department of Public Works Rick Galceran has been the Director of the City of Dallas Department of Public Works since January 2008, with management responsibility in the areas of Engineering, Constr...

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