Meeting/Event Information

Geo-Houston Conference

March 31, 2017
7:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Rice University, Ley Student Center, The Grand Hall
6100 Main Street MS-530
Houston, TX 77005
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Conference Schedule

7:00 - 8:00          Registration - Breakfast available

8:00 - 8:10          Opening Remarks

8:10 - 9:00          Dennis Turner, P.E., Fugro USA Land, Inc.

                           “Ship Channel Bridge Reconstruction Project”

9:05 - 9:55          C. Vipulanandan, Ph.D., P.E., University of Houston

                           “Geotechnical and Geological Characterization of the Houston Area”

9:55 - 10:15        Morning Break - Attendees free to mingle and meet with exhibitors

10:15 - 11:05      Frederic Masse, Menard USA

                           “Lessons Learned from Ground Improvement Projects Around the World”

11:10 - 12:00      Jean Louis Briaud, Ph.D., P.E., D.G.E., Texas A&M University

                           “Behavior of Large Mats Under High Loads: Two Case Histories”

12:00 - 1:00        Lunch

1:00 - 1:50          Philip King, P.E., D.G.E., Synchro Pile, Inc.

                           “Importance of Engagement and Culture in Business Conduct and Ethics” 

1:55 - 2:45          Kenneth Stokoe, PhD., P.E., The University of Texas at Austin

                           “Characterizing Geotechnical Materials with Seismic Waves: Static and Dynamic Applications

2:45 - 3:05          Afternoon Break- Attendees free to mingle and meet with exhibitors

3:05 - 3:55          Gary Tucker, P.G., Tolunay-Wong Engineers, Inc.

                           “Surface Faulting in Southeast Texas – Associated Risks, Impacts, and Solutions”

3:55 - 4:00          Closing Remarks

 

CONTACT

Rebecca Cummins, EIT
Geo-Houston President

 

  

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Tickets

$150.00 ASCE Houston Members
$135.00 Earlybird rate before March 15

$150.00 Guest Ticket
$135.00 Earlybird rate before March 15

$25.00 Student Ticket

$250.00 Bronze Sponsor

$500.00 Silver Sponsor

$1,000.00 Gold Sponsor

$750.00 Exhibitor Table

Documents

Sponsorship & Exhibitor Form

Rice University Map

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