Forensics Engineering ConferenceFebruary 22 - 23, 2018
Topics covered in this conference will focus on lessons learned from hurricanes, building envelopes, structural failures, foundation issues, and other case studies.
|Date(s)||February 22 - 23, 2018|
|Time(s)||Thursday: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Friday: 7:30am - 4:30pm
|Instructor(s)||David Fowler, Various|
Early Registration Ends January 2, 2018
|Location|| West Pickle Research Building
Auditorium, Room 1.118
3925 West Braker Lane
Austin, TX 78759
Attention CIVIL ENGINEERS:
This annual conference brings together the best of academia and industry for an exciting exchange on forensics engineering. This year’s conference features topics including: forensics related to hurricanes Harvey and Irma; Foundation failures; Building enclosure issues; Failures related to concrete materials; Failures in historical structures; Non-destructive testing for forensic investigations; Ethics; Role of forensic engineer in the legal process.
Who should attend
- Design structural engineers
- Engineers in materials laboratories
- Architects interested in technical issues
- Foundation engineers
- Engineers in public service
- EIT engineers
- Forensic engineers
- Engineers involved in building envelopes
Topics & Instructor information
Continuing Education Units (CEUs):Earn 1.5 CEUs – including ETHICS. This is an ideal opportunity for PEs to satisfy ALL the Texas license renewal requirements for the year.
"As an entry-level engineer, I found all presentations eye-opening & educational. The presentations really introduced me to the different aspects of forensics engineering. I believe the conference had enough varied content for both seasoned & new engineers.."
– past participant
"All the presentations were good and had value as either a refresher or new information"
Past attendees of our Forensics Engineering Conference praise "the diversity of the course material in addition to top notch professionals” and “the incredible amount of experience and information shared by both the instructors and participants."
"Great conference! The best I've attended! Very well executed and interesting. Will attend again."
"The case studies were extremely interesting, but they were interspersed with good real-world application presentations."
– past participant
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