Sessions & Events 

 

 

 

Sunday, March 26, 2017

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Convention Orientation BreakfastH-LaSalle A&B

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Mini Session: Bond in ConcreteR - Jefferson

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Student FRP Composites CompetitionH-Ontario Exhibit Hall

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

ACI International ForumH-Ambassador Salon 1

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Undergraduate Research on Concrete Materials, Structural Design, or ConstructionH-Ambassador Salon 2

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Detroit Institute of Arts TourH-MOTOR LOBBY - Departs

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

International LunchH-LaSalle A&B

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Historical Aspects of ConcreteH-Ambassador Salon 1

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Innovations in SCC Rheology, Part 1 of 2H-Ambassador Salon 3

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Troubleshooting Concrete PavementsH-Ambassador Salon 2

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Electrical Methods for Evaluating Mass Transport Properties of ConcreteH-Ambassador Salon 1

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Innovations in SCC Rheology, Part 2 of 2H-Ambassador Salon 2

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Load Testing of Existing Structures, Test Methods, Research and ApplicationsH-Ambassador Salon 3

5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Opening Session & Keynote PresentationH-Columbus

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Opening Reception & Awards RecognitionH-Ontario Exhibit Hall

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hot Topic Session: High Strength (HS) Steel Reinforcement-Emerging TrendsH-Ambassador Salon 1

9:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Student and Young Professional Networking EventH-Volt Restaurant

Monday, March 27, 2017

6:30 AM - 8:00 AM

Workshop for Technical Committee Chairs (by invitation only)H-Columbus

7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Speaker Development BreakfastH-Mackinac West

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Dispersion of Nanoparticles in Cement-Based Materials: Can We Stay Apart?H-Ambassador Salon 3

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Durability of Concrete Members Incorporated with Conventional and Advanced Materials, Part 1 of 3H-Ambassador Salon 2

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Mini Session: Recent Advances in End Region Design of Prestressed Members H - Mackinac West

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Mini Session: Size Effect: Fracture Mechanics Matters!H - LaSalle A

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Research in Progress, Part 1 of 2H-Ambassador Salon 1

9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Ford Rouge Factory TourH-MOTOR LOBBY - Departs

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

ACI Student ForumH-Marquette B

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

ACI 123 Concrete Research Poster SessionH-Ambassador Salon Foyer

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Bond in Concrete, Part 1 of 3H-Ambassador Salon 3

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Durability of Concrete Members Incorporated with Conventional and Advanced Materials, Part 2 of 3H-Ambassador Salon 2

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Research in Progress, Part 2 of 2H-Ambassador Salon 1

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Mini Session: European Specifications for SCC and Review of the Most Recent RILEM Performance Specifications documentH - Cartier

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Student LunchH-Columbus

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Bond in Concrete, Part 2 of 3H-Ambassador Salon 2

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Classroom Demonstrations DemonstratedH-Ambassador Salon 3

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Durability of Concrete Members Incorporated with Conventional and Advanced Materials, Part 3 of 3H-Ambassador Salon 1

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Beyond Chain Dragging—Nondestructive Evaluation of Bridge and Parking Decks and NDE Data FusionH-Ambassador Salon 2

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Bond in Concrete, Part 3 of 3H-Ambassador Salon 1

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

How to Design and Construct Concrete and Masonry to Comply with the New Energy CodesH-Ambassador Salon 3

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

An Evening with Mete: Celebrating the Educator, Mentor, ResearcherH-Richard A&B

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Women in ACI Reception H-Joliet A&B

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

123 Forum: Does 3-D Printing Have a Concrete Future in Our World and Beyond?H-Ambassador Salon 1

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Richard D. Stehly Memorial Hockey GameLobby

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

6:00 AM - 6:45 AM

Morning Yoga ClassH-Fitness Center

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Beneficiation of Fly Ash for Use in Concrete Mixtures H-Ambassador Salon 1

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Case Studies of Performance Based Specifications, Part 1 of 2H-Ambassador Salon 2

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Self-Consolidating Concrete Using Recycled Materials H-Ambassador Salon 3

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Mini Session: Benefits of Insulating FormsH - Monet

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Mini Session: Surface Preparations for Satisfactory Polymer Concrete PerformanceH - Nicolet A&B

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Downtown Detroit Walking TourH-MOTOR LOBBY - Departs

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Case Studies of Performance Based Specifications, Part 2 of 2 H-Ambassador Salon 3

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

New Innovations in Admixtures H-Ambassador Salon 1

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Rehabilitation TechNotes, Part 2 H-Ambassador Salon 2

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Mini Session: So, Your Committee Wants to Write an ACI Construction Specification? Here's How It's Done!H - Cadillac B

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Contractors' Day LunchH-Cartier

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Connecting Materials Science and Durability Prediction H-Ambassador Salon 2

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Open Topic Session, Part 1 of 2H-Ambassador Salon 1

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Contractors' Day Session-Performance Concrete: Control Your Own Destiny H-Ambassador Salon 3

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Mini Session: Digital Developments in ConcreteGM - Training Room 5

3:30 PM - 5:15 PM

Contractors' Day Session: Project OverviewsH-Ambassador Salon 3

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Open Topic Session, Part 2 of 2H-Ambassador Salon 1

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

The Role of Time and Temperature in Hot Weather Concreting H-Ambassador Salon 2

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Faculty Network ReceptionH-Cadillac A&B

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Concrete MixerThe Henry Ford Museum

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

6:00 AM - 6:45 AM

Morning Yoga ClassH-Fitness Center

8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Workforce InnovationH-Cadillac A&B

8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

ACI/CFA Certified Cast-in-Place Foundation CertificationH-DaVinci

8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Tilt-Up Supervisor and Technician Certification Seminar/ExamH-Raphael

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Fire Resistance and Resiliency—Threats to Use of Concrete and Masonry Construction H-Ambassador Salon 1

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Steel Reinforced Grout (SRG)—A New Tool in the Repair Toolbox H-Ambassador Salon 2

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

RILEM Session: Gustavo Colonnetti LecturesH-Ambassador Salon 3

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Shotcrete: New 506 Guide and Recent Developments H-Ambassador Salon 2

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Textile Reinforced Mortar (FRCM) for Repair of Concrete and Masonry StructuresH-Ambassador Salon 1

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

UHPC-Innovations for Broad Application H-Ambassador Salon 3

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

President's ReceptionH-Ambassador Salon 2