Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania

Location

337 Fourth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Phone: (412) 261-0710 Email: eswp@eswp.com Get Directions

Program

Poster Session Information

Technical Sessions

Technical Sessions have always been the heart of the IBC, where attendees can watch, listen and learn about the various topics scheduled for presentation. Conference attendees may choose from presentations in four concurrent technical sessions, as new presentations are scheduled every 30 minutes. Pre-selection of presentations is not required.

ABC, Part 1
Tuesday, June 6; 8:00 a.m.—12:00 noon

ABC, Part 2
Tuesday, June 6; 2:00—5:00 p.m.

Construction, Part 1
Tuesday, June 6; 8:00 a.m.—12:00 noon

Construction, Part 2
Tuesday, June 6; 2:00—5:00 p.m.

Design
Tuesday, June 6; 8:00 a.m.—12:00 noon

Design and Construction
Tuesday, June 6; 2:00—5:00 p.m.

Design/Build
Wednesday, June 7; 9:00 a.m.—12:00 noon

Design/Seismic
Wednesday, June 7; 2:00—5:00 p.m.

Featured Agency
Monday, June 5; 2:00—5:00 p.m.

Foundations
Tuesday, June 6; 2:00—5:00 p.m.

Inspection/Analysis
Monday, June 5; 8:00—10:00 a.m.

Keynote Session
Monday, June 5; 10:00 a.m.—12:00 noon

Liberty Bridge
Monday, June 5; 8:00—10:00 a.m.

Load Testing/Instrumentation
Wednesday, June 7; 9:00 a.m.—12:00 noon

Long Span/Cable Stay
Wednesday, June 7; 9:00 a.m.—12:00 noon

Long Span/Segmental
Wednesday, June 7; 2:00—5:00 p.m.

Maintenance/Management
Wednesday, June 7; 2:00—5:00 p.m.

Special Topics – Pedestrian Bridges & Tunnel Inspection
Monday, June 5; 8:00—10:00 a.m.

Proprietary
Monday, June 5; 2:00—5:00 p.m.

Rehab, Part 1
Wednesday, June 7; 9:00 a.m.—12:00 noon

Rehab, Part 2
Wednesday, June 7; 2:00—5:00 p.m.

Rail
Tuesday, June 6; 8:00 a.m.—12:00 noon

Skewed Bridges
Monday, June 5; 8:00—10:00 a.m.

 

Workshops

Workshops are focused sessions on specific topics and are presented by co-sponsors, partners and other leading industry groups. The workshops are included with your registration fee.

W01: Evaluating Internal Redundancy of Existing Built-up Steel Members to Set Hands-on Inspection Intervals
Monday, June 5; 2:00  – 5:00 p.m.

W02: International Bridge Engineering Practices
Monday, June 5; 2:00  – 5:00 p.m.

W03: (BriM) Using Bridge Models after the Design Process
Monday, June 5; 2:00  – 5:00 p.m.

W04: Bridge Load Rating and Posting for State-Specific Legal Loads
Monday, June 5; 2:00  – 5:00 p.m.

W05: Drones- Regulation, Technology, and the Future
Tuesday, June 6; 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

W06: FRP Composites Impact to Sustainable Design of Concrete Bridges and Accelerated Bridge Construction
Wednesday, June 7; 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

W07: Development of Spliced Precast Girder Bridge Technology
Wednesday, June 7; 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

W08: Introduction to Steel Bridge Fatigue and Fracture Design and Evaluation
Thursday, June 8; 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

W09: Closer to Reality – Complex Bridge Analysis Software (Load Rating for Cable-Stayed Bridges)
Thursday, June 8; 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

W10: An Overview of the Bridges to Prosperity Program – Planning, Design and Construction of Footbridges in Remote Rural Areas
Thursday, June 8; 8:00 – 11:00 a.m.

W11: Implementing Bridge Management Systems
Thursday, June 8; 8:00 – 11:00 a.m.

W12: ABC Systems – Concrete Filles Steel Tubes for Bridge Applications-Seismic
Thursday, June 8; 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

W13: Ethics
Thursday, June 8; 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

 

Committee Meetings

Many Committee Meetings of industry groups are planned during the dates of the IBC to allow industry professionals to efficiently combine important committee functions with their trip to the IBC. To schedule your co-meeting or for more information, contact Kristen Musloe, Conference Manager.