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Full Schedule: In-Person

The In-Person Summit will be held from February 14-17 at the Hilton Midtown Manhattan, and will feature an industry-leading Trade Show,  unique networking opportunities and events, and, of course, remarkable education led by industry experts.

All-Access Summit registration gives you both the in-person Summit as well as the Virtual Summit, with additional educational sessions, networking events, and a virtual Trade Show.


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Monday, February 14

 

7:00 AM-6:00 PM

Registration Open

10:00 AM-4:30 PM

Committee Meetings

5:00-6:00 PM

Young Member Reception

5:00-6:00 PM

SE3 Reception

5:00-6:30 PM

Delegate & SEA Leadership Reception

   

Tuesday, February 15

7:00 AM-6:00 PM

Registration Open

7:30-8:50 AM

Coffee in Registration Area

8:30-10:00 AM

NCSEA President's Address

Keynote: 20 Years After 9/11: Lessons Learned & More to Research
Dan Eschenasy, P.E., SECB, F.SEI; James W. Feuerborn Jr., P.E.; Therese McAllister, F.SEI; Vicki Arbitrio, P.E., SECB, F.SEI

10:00 AM-5:00 PM

Exhibit Hall Open  (Remains open through evening reception)

10:00-10:30 AM

Morning Break

   

Concurrent Sessions | 10:30 - 11:30 AM

10:30-11:30 AM

How the Towers Fell - Part I
Joseph Englot, P.E.

10:30-11:30 AM

Wind Loads: Frequently Asked Questions
Emily Guglielmo, S.E., and Donald Scott, P.E., S.E.

11:30 AM-1:00 PM

Lunch in Trade Show

   

Concurrent Sessions | 1:00 - 2:00 PM

1:00-2:00 PM

Professional Licensure: Trending Policy and its Effect on Structural Engineers
Alan Kirkpatrick, P.E.; Thomas Grogan, P.E., S.E.; and Carl Josephson, P.E., S.E.

1:00-2:00 PM

Innovations in Structural Steel Design from a Fabricator's Perspective to Lower Costs
Brett Manning, S.E., and Tony Hazel, P.E., S.E.

2:00-2:30 PM

Afternoon Break

   
   

Concurrent Sessions | 2:30 - 3:30 PM

2:30-3:30 PM

Pedestrian Bridge Collapse Forensic Investigation: What Went Wrong, and Lessons Learned

Perry Pinto, P.E., and Bradley East, M.S., P.E.

2:30-3:30 PM

Ask Me Anything Roundtable with Structural Engineering Principals

Moderated by Francesca Ferrero, P.E.

3:30-4:00 PM

Afternoon Break

   

Concurrent Sessions | 4:00 - 5:00 PM

4:00-5:00 PM

SE2050: Net Zero Embodied Carbon in Structures
Megan Stringer, P.E., and Kelly Roberts, P.E., S.E.

4:00-5:00 PM

Performance-Based Structural Fire Design of Buildings
Ali Ashrafi, PhD

5:00-6:00 PM

Delegate & SEA Leadership Reception

5:00-6:00 PM

Past Presidents Reception

 6:30-9:00 PM

 I Love Structural Engineering Celebration in Trade Show

Wednesday, February 16

7:00 AM-12:00 PM

Registration Open

7:00-8:30 AM

Coffee in Registration Area

8:00-9:00 AM 

NCSEA Vice President's Address & Keynote: Lighten Up & Lead: Leverage Levity to Boost Client Confidence & Employee Engagement
Tami Evans

10:00 AM

Exhibit Hall Open
(remains open until 4:30 pm)

   

Concurrent Sessions | 9:30 - 10:30 AM

9:30-10:30 AM

Standard Update: 2021 Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic Design
Lori Koch, P.E.

9:30-10:30 AM

The Dos and Don'ts of Detailing
Sarah Scarborough, P.E., S.E.

10:30-11:00 AM

Morning Break

   

Concurrent Sessions | 11:00-12:00

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Flexible or Rigid? Rethinking Workplace Flexibility
Moderated by Marcus Freeman, P.E.

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Ductile Coupled Reinforced Concrete Shear Walls as Distinct Seismic Force-Resisting Systems
S.K. Ghosh, PhD

12:00-1:30 PM

Lunch in Trade Show

12:00-1:30 PM

President's Lunch
(by invitation only; Delegate & SEA Leadership)

   

Concurrent Sessions | 1:30 - 2:30 PM

1:30-2:30 PM

How the Towers Fell - Part II
Joseph Englot, P.E.

1:30-2:30 PM

Repair of the Millennium Tower
Ronald Hamburger, S.E.

2:30-3:00 PM

Afternoon Break

   

Concurrent Sessions | 3:00 - 4:00 PM

3:00-4:00 PM

ASCE 7-22 Tornado Load Provisions
John O'Brien, P.E., S.E.

3:00-4:00 PM

How to Design for Tsunami: Overview of the ASCE 7-16 Tsunami Provisions and Project Examples
Seth Thomas, P.E., S.E.

 5:45-9:30 PM

 Awards Celebration Reception & Event

Thursday, February 17

7:00 AM-12 PM

Registration Open

7:00-8:30 AM

Coffee in Registration Area

   

Concurrent Sessions | 8:00 - 9:00 AM

 8:00-9:00 AM

SE Firms: A Survey on Leadership, Structure and Benefit Practices
Carrie Johnson, P.E., Ben Nelson, P.E.

 8:00-9:00 AM

Snow Loads in ASCE 7-22 - What's New
Michael O'Rourke, P.E.

 9:00-9:15 AM

Morning Break

   

Concurrent Sessions | 9:15 - 10:15 AM

9:15-10:15 AM

Design Strategies for Seismic Resilience of Building Structures
Leo Panian, P.E., S.E.

9:15-10:15 AM

Leveraging BIM & Technology for Structural Design
Mary Shinners, P.E., S.E., and Sarah Scarborough, P.E., S.E.

10:15-10:45 AM

Morning Break

10:45-11:45 AM

Structural Engineering and the Surfside Collapse

12:00 PM 

 Adjourn