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Structures Congress 2017

Denver, Colorado  | April 6–8

About


  • STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING INSTITUTE (SEI)

    On behalf of the Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), we would like to invite you to Structures Congress 2017 in Denver, Colorado April 6-8, 2017 at the Colorado Convention Center. Important reasons to attend this conference are to network and make connections with leaders in your profession, gain knowledge by attending outstanding technical sessions, and earn Professional Development Hours (PDHs) in technical sessions. When in Colorado, you should stay an extra day to visit parks, museums, outdoor adventures, great food, waterfalls and much more.

    SEI is a vibrant community of more than 25,000 structural engineers within the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). SEI was established October 1, 1996 in order to serve the unique needs of the structural engineering community while influencing change on broader issues that shape the entire civil engineering community.

    Because SEI members are leaders in structural engineering practice and academia, SEI provides great networking opportunities while stimulating coordination and understanding between academia and practicing engineers - driving the practical application of cutting edge research. SEI produces technical publications, journals, conferences, continuing education, codes and standards, and professional practice documents that advance the structural engineering profession. SEI advances our members' careers, stimulates technological advancement, and improves professional practice.

    TOP 5 REASONS TO ATTEND STRUCTURES CONGRESS 2017

    • Network with more than 1,200 colleagues from around the world and make connections with leaders in your profession
    • Gain knowledge and earn PDHs by attending outstanding technical sessions – over 120 from which to choose
    • Visit exhibitors all in one location to find the latest tools to help your organization
    • Attend the opening and closing plenary sessions to learn more from innovative top leaders in the field
    • Adventure awaits in Denver – visit local ski resorts, the Denver Beer Trail, the Rocky Mountains, or some of the many other attractions and museums

    WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

    • Structural Engineers
    • Civil Engineers
    • Bridge Engineers
    • Business Owners
    • Researchers working in the structural engineering discipline
    • Professors/Academics
    • Students
    • Young Professionals
    • Users of ASCE 7, ASCE 41 and ASCE 24
    • ASCE/SEI Members in the Pacific Northwest
    • Professional Engineers looking for additional PDH opportunities

    LOCAL PLANNING COMMITTEE CO-CHAIRS

    Abbie Liel, Ph.D. P.E., M.ASCE
    Congress Co-Chair
    University of Colorado - Boulder

    Jim Harris, Ph.D., P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE
    Congress Co-Chair
    J. R. Harris & Company

    LOCAL PLANNING COMMITTEE MEMBERS

     Aimee Corn, EIT, A.M.ASCE     
     Gannett Fleming

    Lacey Goetz, P.E., M.ASCE
    Integral Engineering Co.

    Jennifer Goupil, P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE     
    SEI/ASCE    

    Evan Hammel, P.E., M.ASCE     
    J.R. Harris & Company    

    Eric Herbert, EIT, M.ASCE
    Kiewit Engineering Company

    Rob Jackson, P.E., M.ASCE
    AECOM

    Susie Jorgensen, P.E., M.ASCE
    Praire Smoke Engineering, LLC

    Eric Herbert, EIT, A.M.ASCE
    Kiewit Engineering Company

    Kristen Hess, Ph,D. Student
    University of Colorado Boulder 

    R. Wayne Muir, P.E., M.ASCE
    Structural Consultants

    NATIONAL TECHNICAL PROGRAM COMMITTEE CHAIR

    James Gregory Soules, P.E., S.E., P.ENG, F.SEI., F.ASCE
    CB&I

    NATIONAL TECHNICAL PROGRAM COMMITTEE MEMBERS

    Sarah Vaughan-Cook, P.E., S.E., M.ASCE  

    Cheng Lok “Caleb” Hing, Ph.D., P.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE
    Michael Baker Jr., Inc.

    Jeremy Isenberg, Ph.D., P.E., NAE, F.SEI, Hon.M.ASCE
    Weidlinger Associates, Inc.

    Takahiko Kimura, P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE
    CH2M Hill

    Mustafa Mahamid, Ph.D., P.E., S.E., M.ASCE
    University of Illinois at Chicago

    Shalva Marjanishvili, P.E., S.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE
    Hinman Consulting Engineers, Inc.

    Brian McElhatten, P.E., S.E., M.ASCE     
    ARUP      

    Bruce Peterson, P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE
    Modjeski and Masters

    John Francis Silva, P.E., S.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE
    Hilti Inc.

    Robert Smilowitz, Ph.D., P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE    
    Thornton Tomasetti

    John Tawresey, P.E., S.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE
    KPFF Consulting Engineers

    Mark Waggoner, P.E., M.ASCE
    Walter P Moore & Associates

    Eric Williamson, Ph.D., M.ASCE
    University of Texas at Austin

Partnering Organizations

IStructE IABSE TMS CASE

COOPERATING ORGANIZATIONS

Bridges to Prosperity Structural Engineers Association Colorado Asce-Colorado-Section SEI-Colorado-Chapter