Sessions & Events



Session & Event times are listed in Eastern Daylight Time: EDT (UTC-4). All sessions and events are included in convention registration. 


Saturday, March 27, 2021

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Concrete Auction Sponsored by Women in ACI (WACI)

Sunday, March 28, 2021

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Opening Session and Keynote Presentation

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Concrete Auction Sponsored by Women in ACI (WACI)

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Adjusting Workability for Successful 3-D Concrete Printing, Part 1 of 2

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

UHPC – Innovations in Practical Applications

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

ACI International Forum

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

International Lunch and Learn

1:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Concrete Solutions Competition

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Adjusting Workability for Successful 3-D Concrete Printing, Part 2 of 2

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Form Pressure Exerted by Self-Consolidating Concrete

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

International Session:

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

21st Century Steel Reinforcement: Simply Superior

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

MINI SESSION: High Strength Concrete in Non-Traditional Markets - The Perspective of Producers and Consultants

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Student Networking Event

Monday, March 29, 2021

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Recent Developments in High Strain Rate Mechanics and Impact Behavior of Concrete, Part 1 of 2

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Research in Progress, Part 1 of 2

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Undergraduate Research Session

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Concrete Auction Sponsored by Women in ACI (WACI)

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Legal Issues in Concrete Construction – Lessons Learned

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Student Lunch and Learn

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Best Practices and Lessons Learned for Teaching Concrete Materials and Reinforced Concrete, Part 1 of 2

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Exploiting SSI Effects in Structural Design of Bridges

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Recent Developments in High Strain Rate Mechanics and Impact Behavior of Concrete, Part 2 of 2

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Best Practices and Lessons Learned for Teaching Concrete Materials and Reinforced Concrete, Part 2 of 2

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

How to Get Modern Concrete Pumped to the Right Floor

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The Concrete Industry in the Era of Artificial Intelligence

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Women in ACI Reception

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Architects' Day Session: Part 1

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Research in Progress, Part 2 of 2

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Future of Coal Combustion Products in Concrete, Part 1 of 2

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Concrete Auction Sponsored by Women in ACI (WACI)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Recent Developments on Alkali Carbonate Reaction

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Productivity in the Concrete Industry: Why Has it Stagnated and How Can ACI Help?

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Canadian ICF Wall Prescriptive Structural Design for Houses

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

ACI Student Forum

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Architects' Day Lunch and Learn

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

ACI 123 Student Poster Session, Part 1 of 2

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Architects' Day Session: Part 2

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Future of Coal Combustion Products in Concrete, Part 2 of 2

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

MINI SESSION: FRC Flexural Test: Comparing Notched Verse Un-Notched Beams

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

123 Forum:

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

ACI 123 Student Poster Session, Part 2 of 2

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Assessment and Surface Preparation of Concrete Surfaces for Protective Systems

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Constructability: Hot Topics, Recent Developments & Case Studies

6:00 PM - 6:45 PM

Concrete Mixer

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Fusion of Visual and Nondestructive Techniques for Bridge Evaluation

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open Topic Session, Part 1 of 2

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Slag Cement Session

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Concrete Auction Sponsored by Women in ACI (WACI)

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Open Topic Session, Part 2 of 2

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Raw Natural Pozzolans in Concrete

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Smart Concrete, New Functionalities, and Nanotechnology, Part 1 of 2

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Integration of Innovative Techniques and Approaches for Optimum Concrete Structure Rehabilitation

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Rethinking Reinforcement for 3-D Printed Cementitious Composites, Part 1 of 2

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Smart Concrete, New Functionalities, and Nanotechnology, Part 2 of 2

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

President's Reception

Thursday, April 1, 2021

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Concrete Auction Sponsored by Women in ACI (WACI)

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Concrete Pavement Design and Construction Special Session Honoring Dr. Shiraz Tayabji, Part 1 of 2

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Impact of Hot Weather Conditions on Concrete Repairs, Part 1 of 2

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Rethinking Reinforcement for 3-D Printed Cementitious Composites, Part 2 of 2

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Concrete Pavement Design and Construction Special Session Honoring Dr. Shiraz Tayabji, Part 2 of 2

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Impact of Hot Weather Conditions on Concrete Repairs, Part 2 of 2

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Unlocking Workability Issues of UHPC, Part 1 of 2

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Constructability and Shotcrete Construction in the Windy City

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Is SCC Consolidation-Free?

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Unlocking Workability Issues of UHPC, Part 2 of 2



Upper Level Sponsors

AOE
Baker
Concrete Sealants, Inc.
Euclid Chemical
GCP

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