Sessions and Events

Sessions & Events 

Session information for the Las Vegas Convention will be available soon.

Sunday, October 14, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

MINI SESSION: Advances in FRCM and SRG for Structural Strengthening

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Seismic Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Columns Constructed Using High Strength and Ultra-High Performance MaterialAmazon Q-R

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Blast Resistance of Precast Concrete Amazon S-T

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

The Dennis Mertz Symposium on Design and Evaluation of Concrete Bridges, Part 1Amazon Q-R

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Nano-modified Concrete Coating for Improved Strength and Durability

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

International Lunch

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Advances in FRCM/SRG Repair Technologies

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

History of ConcreteAmazon I-J

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

SDC - Innovations in Concrete TechnologyAmazon S-T

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Dennis Mertz Symposium on Design and Evaluation of Concrete Bridges, Part 2 Amazon Q-R

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

MINI SESSION: Ensuring a Successful High Strength Concrete Project - Part 2

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Numerical Modeling and Analysis of Two-Way Slabs Amazon S-T

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Performance Criteria for Ready Mixed Concrete: Where Are We Today?Amazon Q-R

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Case Studies on Nano-Enhanced Concrete to Increase the Durability and Service-Life of Concrete

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Nano Particles for Durability of Concrete

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hot Topic Session: 90 Minutes or Bust - Updating an Old Antiquated StandardAmazon S-T

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hot Topic Session: Can Codes and Standards Improve the Performance and Longevity of Existing Concrete Structures?Amazon Q-R

Monday, October 15, 2018

8:15 AM - 9:15 AM

MINI SESSION: Factors Affecting Surface Appereance When Using SCC

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Materials Science Aspects Related to Digital Manufacturing (3D Printing) of Cementitious MaterialsAmazon Q-R

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

MINI SESSION: Acceptance of Concrete Test

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

MINI SESSION: Symposium on Fracture Mechanics, Size Effect, and Aging Phenomena of Concrete Structures Celebrating Prof. Bazant's 80th Birthday, Part 3

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Research in Progress, Part 1 of 2Amazon I-J

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

What I Wish I Knew: Career Paths in the Concrete IndustryAmazon S-T

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

MINI SESSION: Recent Research on Fire Performance of Concrete

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

MINI SESSION: SCC and Mass Concrete Quality Control and Construction

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

MINI SESSION: The Dennis Mertz Symposium on Design and Evaluation of Concrete Bridges, Part 3

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Materials Science of Aggregates and Their Role in Concrete PerformanceAmazon S-T

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Computational Modeling of Concrete Materials and Structures: Calibration, Validation, and State of the PracticeSION: Computational Modeling of Concrete Materials and Structures: Calibration, Validation, and State of the Practice

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Research in Progress, Part 2 of 2Amazon I-J

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Role of Materials in Sustainable Concrete Construction, Part 1 of 2Amazon Q-R

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Student Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

MINI SESSION: New Developments in Energy Code Compliance for Concrete and Masonry Structures

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Recovered Fly Ash for Use in Concrete

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Computational Modeling of Concrete Materials and Structures: Calibration, Validation, and State of the PracticeAmazon I-J

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Laser Scanning for Tolerances Amazon S-T

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The Role of Materials in Sustainable Concrete Construction, Part 2 of 2Amazon Q-R

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

MINI SESSION: The Dennis Mertz Symposium on Design and Evaluation of Concrete Bridges, Part 4

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

New Developments in BIM for Cast-in-Place ConcreteAmazon S-T

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

SCC and Mass Concrete Quality Control and Construction ChallengesAmazon I-J

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Specifications and ACI 211 Proportioning Concrete Mixes, Part 1 of 2 Amazon Q-R

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

MINI SESSION: Material Science of Incorporating Phase Change Materials into Concrete

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Concrete with Recycled Materials

6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Excellence in Concrete Construction Awards Gala

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

MINI SESSION: Microbially Induced Corrosion of Concrete

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Contractors' Day Session: Build, Implode, Repeat! – A History of Construction, Demolition, and Redevelopment in Las VegasAmazon I-J

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

MINI SESSION: Advancing the Cellular Structure for Concrete

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

MINI SESSION: Report on a Study of Carbon Sequestration in Building Products - Leveling the Playing Field, and Anchoring to ICF walls

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Repair Application Procedures and Case Studies, Part 1 of 2Amazon S-T

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Specifications and ACI 211 Proportioning Concrete Mixes, Part 2 of 2 Amazon Q-R

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Analytical Techniques Bringing the Nanoscale to the Bigger WorldAmazon Q-R

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Constructability: From Definition to Industry PracticeAmazon I-J

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Repair Application Procedures and Case Studies, Part 2 of 2Amazon S-T

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Contractors' Day Lunch: The Las Vegas Stadium – The Newest Vegas Icon

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Recent Advances in Alternative Cements

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

MINI SESSION: Beyond Modulus: Applying the Results of Nanoindentation

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Symposium on Fracturing, Scaling, Aging and Deterioration Phenomena in Concrete Structures Celebrating Prof. Bazant's 80th Birthday, Part 1 Amazon Q-R

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

MINI SESSION: The Role of Admixtures in Reducing Corrosion

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Sustainable and Low-Cementitious-Materials-Content Self-Consolidating ConcreteAmazon I-J

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Symposium on Fracturing, Scaling, Aging and Deterioration Phenomena in Concrete Structures Celebrating Prof. Bazant's 80th Birthday, Part 2 Amazon Q-R

6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Concrete Mixer

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Analysis and Interpretation of Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) Data: Big Data Management and Field StudiesAmazon Q-R

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Specifications for Repair of Concrete in BuildingsAmazon I-J

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Concrete with Recycled Materials, Part 1 of 2Amazon Q-R

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Emerging Concepts and Technologies in Fiber Reinforced Concrete, Part 1 of 2Amazon I-J

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Seismic Rehabilitation – From Analysis to Practical Application, Part 1 of 2Amazon S-T

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Concrete with Recycled Materials, Part 2 of 2Amazon Q-R

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Emerging Concepts and Technologies in Fiber Reinforced Concrete, Part 2 of 2Amazon I-J

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Seismic Rehabilitation – From Analysis to Practical Application, Part 2 of 2Amazon S-T

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

President's Reception