ASCE 2017

New Orleans, Louisiana | Oct 8–11, 2017


The ASCE Convention is the Society flagship membership event. It is the single annual opportunity that the entire Society is represented together and therefore needs to reflect the diversity that ASCE encompasses. The program for the Convention will be of an integrated, cross-cultural, technical, and educational nature.

The program will follow the convention topics listed and described below. These topics are intended to be used to define a recurring convention program that draws attendees back each year. They are intended to provide benefits to attendees and their employers on an educational and professional level.

Convention Topics

  • State of the industry and profession
  • Professional development
  • Multi-disciplinary technical
  • Natural & man-made disasters
  • Strategic issues / public policy
  • Significant projects
  • History & heritage

Committee Members

ASCE Convention Advisory Council Members:
Andrew Herrmann, P.E., SECB, F.SEI, Pres.12.ASCE, Chair
Edward McGuire, P.E., F.ASCE, Vice Chair
Anthony Bartolomeo, P.E., F.ASCE
Glenn Bell, P.E., S.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE
Gregory DiLoreto, P.E., P.L.S., D.WRE, F.ASCE, Pres.13 ASCE
K.N. Gunalan, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, F.ASCE
Larry Magura, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE
David Odeh, P.E., S.E., SECB, F.SEI, F.ASCE
Gregory Scott, P.E., M.ASCE Stein Sture, Ph.D., F.EMI, Hon.D.GE, Dist.M.ASCE
Jon Zufelt, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE
Amanda Rushing, CMP, ASCE Staff Liaison

ASCE Convention Technical Program Subcommittee Members:
Gregory Scott, P.E., M.ASCE, Chair
Arthur Alzamora, Jr., P.E., M.ASCE
James Anspach, F.ASCE
Raymond Paul Giroux, M.ASCE
Leah Milcarek, A.M.ASCE
Carla Palma, A.M.ASCE
Jon Zufelt, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE
Michelle Madzelan, P.E., M.ASCE
David Odeh, P.E., S.E., SECB, F.SEI, F.ASCE
Andrew Herrmann, P.E., SECB, F.SEI, Pres.12.ASCE
Edward McGuire, P.E., F.ASCE
Lucy King, CMP, ASCE Staff Liason

ASCE Convention Sponsorship Subcommittee Members:
Glenn Schirmer P.E., F.ASCE, Chair
Anthony Bartolomeo P.E., F.ASCE, Vice Chair
Michael Goodkind, Ph.D., P.E., S.E., F.ASCE
K.N. Gunalan, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, F.ASCE
Jay H. Higgins, P.E., F.ASCE
Ira Levy, P.E., M.ASCE
G. Nicholas Textor, P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE

Important Dates

May 31
Hotel booking opens
May 31
Registration opens
Sep 18
Hotel Booking deadline
Oct 8
Convention starts


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