Open Topic Presentations

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Open Topic Presentations

May 6, 2019 to July 1, 2019
Starting Time:   12:00 AM
End Time:   12:00 AM

ACI Fall 2019 Convention
Cincinnati , OH   United States
Sponsor(s): ACI Committee 123

Meetings: Two 2-hour oral presentation sessions entitled “Open Topic Presentations” on Tuesday, October 22, 2019, and one poster session entitled “ACI 123 Concrete Research Poster Session” on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at the ACI Fall 2019 Concrete Convention and Exposition in Cincinnati, OH; sponsored by ACI Committee 123: Research and Current Developments.

Solicited: Previously unpublished information from completed studies on any aspect of structural analysis or design, concrete materials science, or construction, manufacturing, use, and maintenance of concrete structures and products. The purpose of this session is to offer authors/speakers an open forum for presentation of recent technical information that does not fit into other sessions scheduled for this convention. Typical presentation time is 20 minutes for oral presentations. Posters will be displayed for the entirety of the day Monday, and authors are asked to attend the 1-hour poster session.

Requirements for Submittal (in this order):
1) presentation title, 2) author/speaker name(s), job title, organization, mailing address, telephone number, e-mail address, 3) abstract up to 250 words, and optionally one relevant figure, 4) preference for oral or poster presentations*. Please note that abstracts exceeding 250 words will not be accepted. Duplicate abstract submissions to both Research in Progress and Open Topic Presentation sessions will not be considered for either session; please select the appropriate session for your abstract. Submission of the same work for presentation at another ACI committee meeting, symposium, or session will result in abstract rejection. *Although presenter preference (if indicated) will be considered, submissions will be selected for oral or poster presentation at the discretion of the moderators and committee members. Poster presentations will be eligible for consideration in a judge competition with a cash prize.

Deadline: Abstracts should be submitted electronically at the following link (https: no later than July 1, 2019. Authors/speakers will be notified of the review decision for acceptance by July 30, 2019.

Please contact session moderators for help with any questions:

Jovan Tatar
University of Delaware


Natassia Brenkus
The Ohio State University
For additional on-line info, click on the link below:
Abstract Submission

For more information, contact:
Dr Jovan Tatar
University of Delaware
127 The Green
Newark, DE    19716    United States
Phone: (302) 831 4939


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