Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania

Location

337 Fourth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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

Program

Revised Schedule for 2020!

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 any of the concurrent technical sessions, as new presentations are scheduled every 30 minutes.

ABC, Part 1
Tuesday, October 20, 2020; 9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

ABC, Part 2
Wednesday, October 21, 2020; 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Bridge Asset Management Special Session
Monday, October 19, 2020; 3:00 – 5:00 PM

Cable Stayed (Design & Construction)
Wednesday, October 21, 2020; 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Construction Special Session
Monday, October 19, 2020; 3:00 – 5:00 PM

Construction, Part 1
Tuesday, October 20, 2020; 1:30 – 4:00 PM

Construction, Part 2
Wednesday, October 21, 2020; 1:30 – 4:00 PM

Design, Part 1
Tuesday, October 20, 2020; 9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

Design, Part 2
Thursday, October 22, 2020; 8:30 AM – 12:00 Noon

Drones Special Session
Monday, October 19, 2020; 3:00 – 5:00 PM

Featured Agency
Tuesday, October 20, 2020; 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Foundation
Friday, October 23, 2020; 9:30 AM – 12:00 Noon

Keynote
Monday, October 19, 2020; 1:00 – 3:00 PM

Moveable Bridges
Tuesday, October 20, 2020; 1:30 – 4:30 PM

Pedestrian
Thursday, October 22, 2020; 8:30 AM – 12:00 Noon

Proprietary
Monday, October 19, 2020; 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Railroad
Thursday, October 22, 2020; 1:30 – 4:00 PM

Rehabilitation, Part 1
Wednesday, October 21, 2020; 1:30 – 4:30 PM

Rehabilitation, Part 2
Thursday, October 22, 2020; 1:30 – 5:00 PM

 

 

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: Bridge Preservation: An Integral Element in the Transportation Asset Management Plan
Monday, October 19, 2020; 8:00 – 11:30 AM

W02: Strut and Tie Modeling
Monday, October 19, 2020, 2020; 8:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

W03: Domestic Scan 19-01 “Leading Practices for Detailing Bridge Ends and Approach Pavements to Limit Distress and Deterioration”
Monday, October 19, 2020; 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

W04: Exploiting Redundancy of Steel Bridges with the New AASHTO Guide Specifications
Wednesday, October 21, 2020; 1:00 – 5:00 PM

W05: Fast-Track Long Span Bridges with The Right Waterproofing
Tuesday, October 20, 2020; 8:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

W06: Load Rating and Posting: how we get here and new challenges
Tuesday, October 20, 2020; 1:00 – 3:30 PM

W07: What’s New in Steel Bridge Design
Thursday, October 22, 2020; 8:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

W08: Load Testing
Friday, October 23, 2020; 8:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

W09: Bridge Maintenance, Repair, and Strengthening Using Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC)
Wednesday, October 21, 2020; 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

W10: Long-term Bridge Performance Research through Accelerated Structural Testing
Thursday, October 22, 2020; 3:00 – 4:30 PM

W11: Wind Tunnel Testing of Long Span Bridges – Live demonstration in RWDI’s Largest Wind (Bridge) Tunnel
Wednesday, October 21, 2020; 10:00 – 11:30 AM

W12: 3D/BIM
Wednesday, October 21, 2020; 2:00 – 5:00 PM

W14: BIM for Bridges and Structures: Changing the State of National Practice
Thursday, October 22, 2020; 8: 00 AM – 12:00 Noon

W15: Get Your A-GaME On! – Enhanced Geotechnical Site Characterization for Foundation Design and Constructability
Thursday, October 22, 2020; 2:30 – 5:00 PM

W16: Bridge Protective Coatings
Friday, October 23, 2020; 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

W17: Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay Bridge Program Management
Tuesday, October 20, 2020; 9:30 – 11:00 AM

W18: FIU Pedestrian Bridge Collapse: Testing of Full-Size Replicas of Failed Connection
Tuesday, October 20, 2020; 4:00 – 4:30 PM