Sessions and Events

Sessions & Events 

GA = Grand America; LA = Little America

 

Saturday, March 24, 2018

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Student Networking ReceptionGA-Riviera

Sunday, March 25, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Convention Orientation BreakfastGA-Savoy

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

MINI SESSION: Rating Methods for Defining Performance of Existing Concrete BridgesGA- Imperial Ballroom D

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Student Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Bowling Ball CompetitionGA-Grand Ballroom

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

ACI International Forum GA-Audubon

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

International LunchGA-Savoy

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Controlling Fresh Properties of SCC for Adequate PlacementGA-Milano

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

How to Evaluate ASR Mitigation Performance of High-Alkali Pozzolans?GA-Audubon

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Shear in Structural Concrete, Part 1 of 2GA-Riviera

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

MINI SESSION: Ensuring a Successful High Strength Concrete ProjectGA- Venezia

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Chemical Admixture CompatibilityGA-Milano

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Seismic Repair and Retrofit of Concrete BridgesGA-Audubon

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Shear in Structural Concrete Part 2 of 2GA-Riviera

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

ACI Student ForumGA- Imperial Ballroom C

5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Opening Session & Keynote Presentation LA-Grand Ballroom A-C

7:15 PM - 8:15 PM

Opening Reception GA-Grand Ballroom

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hot Topic Session: Accelerated Bridge ConstructionGA-Audubon

9:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Young Professional Networking Event

Monday, March 26, 2018

6:30 AM - 8:00 AM

Workshop for Technical Committee Chairs (by invitation only)GA-Imperial Ballroom B

7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Speaker Development BreakfastGA-Grand Reception A

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Advances in the Internal Curing of Cementitious MaterialsGA-Milano

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

FRP Design Methodology and Applications for Blast and Impact Resistant Structures - Part 1 of 2GA-Riviera

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

MINI SESSION: Fundamentals of Non-Linear Fracture Mechanics and Size EffectGA- Grand Reception A

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Research in Progress, Part 1 of 2GA-Audubon

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Conference Center & Salt Lake Tabernacle TourGA-600 S Porte Cochere

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

MINI SESSION: Creep and Shrinkage in SCC and Composite SystemsGA- Provence

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

MINI SESSION: Fit into Particle PackingLA- Uintah

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Undergraduate ResearchLA-Snowbasin

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

ACI 123 Concrete Research Poster SessionGA-Grand Ballroom

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC) – Component and System BehaviorGA-Milano

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

FRP Design Methodology and Applications for Blast and Impact Resistant Structures - Part 2 of 2GA-Riviera

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Research in Progress, Part 2 of 2GA-Audubon

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

MINI SESSION: Formwork Pressure: Current Status, Predictive Methods and Measurement TechniquesLA- Grand Ballroom B

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Student LunchGA-Imperial Ballroom B-D

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Architectural Walking TourGA-600 S Porte Cochere

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Concrete Modulus of Elasticity – How High is High?GA-Riviera

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Elevating Mentorship of Concrete ProfessionalsGA-Milano

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Major Advancements in Pervious ConcreteGA-Audubon

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Advances in Concrete Bridges: Design, Construction, Evaluation, and Rehabilitation, Part 1 of 2GA-Milano

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Precast Concrete Structure Research AdvancementsGA-Audubon

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Rating Methods for Defining Performance of Existing Concrete BridgesGA-Riviera

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Reception Honoring Michael P. CollinsLA-Wyoming

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Women in ACI ReceptionGA-Envoy

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

123 ForumGA-Audubon

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Advances in Concrete Bridges: Design, Construction, Evaluation, and Rehabilitation, Part 2 of 2GA-Milano

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Contractors' Day Session: From the Ashes: The Engineering and Construction Challenges of the Provo City Center TempleGA-Audubon

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

MINI SESSION: Design and Construction with ICFs, Winter Construction and Thermal PerformanceGA- Grand Reception A

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

The Role of Cracking on Corrosion of Reinforced Concrete GA-Riviera

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Utah State Capitol Base Isolator TourGA-600 S Porte Cochere

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Analysis and Interpretation of Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) Data: Big Data Management and Field StudiesGA-Riviera

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

New Innovations in Chemical AdmixturesGA-Milano

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Settlement Cracking from Theory to PracticeGA-Audubon

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Contractors' Day LunchGA-Envoy

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Bishops’ Central StorehouseGA-600 S Porte Cochere

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

MINI SESSION: On the Use of Advanced Finite Element Methods for Design of RC Nuclear StructuresGA- Grand Salon

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Open Topic Session, Part 1 of 2GA-Riviera

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Quality Management: The Common Thread of Good Practice, Part 1 of 2GA-Milano

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

MINI SESSION: New Applications for Drones and Laser ScannersGA- Imperial Reception C

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Contractors' Day Session: Concrete ConstructionGA-Audubon

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Open Topic Session, Part 2 of 2GA-Riviera

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Quality Management: The Common Thread of Good Practice, Part 2 of 2GA-Milano

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Faculty Network ReceptionGA-Envoy

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Concrete MixerGA-Imperial Ballroom

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Fiber Reinforced Concrete- From Fresh Properties to Structural Design: New Tools, Guides, and ReportsGA-Riviera

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

UHPC – Innovations in Bridge Design, Part 1 of 2GA-Milano

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Using Slag Cement to Elevate Concrete PerformanceGA-Audubon

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Repair of Concrete Session in Memory of Tony Murray, Part 1 of 2GA-Audubon

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

UHPC – Innovations in Bridge Design, Part 2 of 2GA-Milano

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Deicer Salts and Concrete DeteriorationGA-Milano

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Design of Concrete Nuclear Structures: Relating FEM analysis and RC Design Using Codes / Standards GA-Riviera

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Repair of Concrete Session in Honor of Tony Murray - Part 2 of 2GA-Audubon

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

President's ReceptionGA-Imperial Ballroom A