Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania

Location

337 Fourth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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

Program

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
Room: Baltimore 3

ABC, Part 2
Tuesday, June 6; 2:00—5:00 p.m.
Room: Baltimore 3

Construction, Part 1
Tuesday, June 6; 8:00 a.m.—12:00 noon
Room: Annapolis 1/2/3

Construction, Part 2
Tuesday, June 6; 2:00—5:00 p.m.
Room: Annapolis 1/2/3

Design
Tuesday, June 6; 8:00 a.m.—12:00 noon
Room: Woodrow Wilson A

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

Design/Build
Wednesday, June 7; 9:00 a.m.—12:00 noon
Room: Baltimore 3

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

Featured Agency
Monday, June 5; 2:00—5:00 p.m.
Room: Cherry Blossom BR

Foundations
Tuesday, June 6; 2:00—5:00 p.m.
Room: Woodrow Wilson B/C/D

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

Keynote Session
Monday, June 5; 10:30 a.m.—12:00 noon
Room: Cherry Blossom BR

Liberty Bridge
Monday, June 5; 8:00—10:00 a.m.
Room: Annapolis 1

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

Long Span/Cable Stay
Wednesday, June 7; 9:00 a.m.—12:00 noon
Room: Annapolis 1/2/3

Long Span/Segmental
Wednesday, June 7; 2:00—5:00 p.m.
Room: Annapolis 1/2/3

Maintenance/Management
Wednesday, June 7; 2:00—5:00 p.m.
Room: Baltimore 3

Poster
Times: During Conference
Location: Ballroom level near technical sessions

Proprietary
Monday, June 5; 2:00—4:00 p.m.
Room: Woodrow Wilson B/C/D

Rail
Tuesday, June 6; 8:00 a.m.—12:00 noon
Room: Woodrow Wilson A/B/C

Rehab, Part 1
Wednesday, June 7; 9:00 a.m.—12:00 noon
Room: Woodrow Wilson B/C/D

Rehab, Part 2
Wednesday, June 7; 2:00—5:00 p.m.
Room: Woodrow Wilson B/C/D

Skewed Bridges
Monday, June 5; 8:00—10:00 a.m.
Room: Baltimore 3

Special Topics – Pedestrian Bridges & Tunnel Inspection
Monday, June 5; 8:00—10:00 a.m.
Room: Woodrow Wilson B/C/D

 

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.
Room: Baltimore 3

W02: International Bridge Engineering Practices
Monday, June 5; 2:00  – 5:30 p.m.
Room: Annapolis 1/2/3

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

W04: Bridge Load Rating and Posting for State-Specific Legal Loads
Monday, June 5; 2:00  – 5:00 p.m.
Room: Magnolia 1

W05: Drones- Regulation, Technology, and the Future
Tuesday, June 6; 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Room: Magnolia 1

W06: FRP Composites Impact to Sustainable Design of Concrete Bridges and Accelerated Bridge Construction
Wednesday, June 7; 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Room: Magnolia 1

W07: Development of Spliced Precast Girder Bridge Technology
Wednesday, June 7; 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Room: Magnolia 1

W08: Introduction to Steel Bridge Fatigue and Fracture Design and Evaluation
Thursday, June 8; 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Room: Annapolis 1

W09: Closer to Reality – Complex Bridge Analysis Software
Thursday, June 8; 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Room: Annapolis 2

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.
Room: Annapolis 3

W11: Implementing Bridge Asset Management Systems
Thursday, June 8; 8:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Room: Annapolis 4

W12: ABC Systems – Concrete Filles Steel Tubes for Bridge Applications-Seismic
Thursday, June 8; 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Room: Baltimore 3

W13: Engineering Ethics
Thursday, June 8; 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Room: Annapolis 2

 

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.