2019 Illinois Structural Engineering Conference

About the Conference

The participants are a diverse group of engineers from local, state, and federal agencies; consulting and contracting firms; and universities. The conference is designed for professionals in structural engineering to gather in Champaign-Urbana to discuss exciting new developments in the field, gain timely job-related information, network with colleagues, and renew their sense of professional purpose.

Professional Development Hours

The conference will provide 6.5 professional development hours (PDH) for professional engineers.

2019 Program

Venue

All program sessions will be held at the I Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign, Illinois 61820. Complimentary parking is available for conference participants.

Registration

The early registration fee is $170 per person (on or before March 28, 2019) and includes all program sessions, conference materials, refreshments, and lunch. The registration fee after March 28 is $195.

UIUC students may attend the conference at no cost and may purchase lunch for $15.

The registration fee for non UIUC students is $25 and includes all program sessions, conference materials, refreshments, and lunch.

If you register and find you cannot attend, a refund less a 10% processing fee, will be made if you send a written request to Marissa Miller at marissam@illinois.edu on or before March 28, 2019. No refunds will be processed after March 28, 2019. You can instead send another colleague in your place.

Post Conference Social

Post Conference Social organized by the Structural Engineering Institute Graduate Student Organization.

Join us at Crane Alley (115 W Main St, Urbana, IL) after the 2019 Structural Engineering Conference (starting at 4:30 p.m.) to interact and network with your structural engineering colleagues and students. Refreshments will be provided. Please let us know if you are planning to attend by RSVP here:  https://goo.gl/forms/SgeqzTRQl6VU5teq2. Crane Alley is a great place to have dinner and a nice time before heading back home!

Best Poster Award for Structural Engineering Graduate Students

The 2019 Illinois Structural Engineering Conference scheduled to be held at the I-Hotel on April 11th, 2019 is sponsoring a Best Poster Award during the conference. The award is open to all Illinois structural engineering graduate students. Click for more information.

Planning Committee

Abbas Aminmansour, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Bassem Andrawes, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Flora Calabrese, WJE
Mark Capron, Jacobs
Pat Claussen, IDOT
David Eckmann, Magnusson Klemencic Associates
Ryne Fiorito, Hanson Professional Services, Inc.
William Gamble, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Andrew Keaschall, Alfred Benesch & Company
Jason Krohn, Prestressed Concrete Institute
James LaFave, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Frank Lombardo, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lawrence Novak, International Code Council
James Pawlikowski, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, LLP
Tony Shkurti, HNTB Corporation
Rob Stadler, Thornton Tomasetti
Todd Ude, Parsons
Brian Umbright, exp
Martin White, TGRWA
Jinhui Yan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign