SEI Maryland

Special Notice

The SEI-MD Board is seeking new leadership for the 2019-2020 fiscal year!

The SEI-MD board is seeking new leadership for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. Please review the responsibilities of the board and consider serving your fellow engineers and their continuing education. Board members serve for a year, except for the (2) year term of the president. If you know someone else who may be interested, please engage them regarding this opportunity.

Elections for the next SEI-MD board will occur in September 2019. Most board members are able and willing to serve again if required, but new leadership and perspectives are welcomed.

Upcoming Events

September 4th Meeting:

“Condition and Deterioration Assessment of Bridge Elements Using Advanced Digital Imaging Technologies”

Presented by Ed Zhou, PhD, P.E.

Bridge Instrumentation & Evaluation Lead, North America - AECOM

October 1st Meeting:

“Design And Structural Interaction Of Geopier Rammed Aggregate Pier (Rap) And Rigid Inclusion Systems”

Presented by Shana Carroll, P.E.

Area Manager - Geostructures Inc

2020 Structures Congress

April 5th - 8th, 2020

St. Louis, Missouri

The premier event in Structural Engineering!

https://www.structurescongress.org/

Registration:

Not yet open

Join us at Structures Congress in St. Louis, Missouri, April 5–8, 2020, to be inspired, connect with leaders in the profession, learn from the experts, and earn Professional Development Hours (PDHs).

Sponsorship:

https://www.structurescongress.org/sponsors

Description:

Join us at Structures Congress in St. Louis, Missouri, April 5–8, 2020, to be inspired, connect with leaders in the profession, learn from the experts, and earn Professional Development Hours (PDHs).

  • Learn the latest cutting edge knowledge and practical application.
  • Earn PDHs from session topics including: Buildings, Bridges, Natural Disasters, Professional Practice, Risk Management, Blast, Materials, Seismic, Forensics... and much more.
  • Be inspired and challenged by top leaders and speakers.
  • Visit the Exhibit Hall for the latest tools and resources to exceed.
  • Enjoy fun, social events with more than 1,200 colleagues from the U.S. and abroad.
  • Sponsor, Exhibit, and Flex registration opportunities for your company.

Iconic Global Structures: What Can We Learn?

September 29th - 30th, 2019

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Joint international conference held by the Structural Engineering Institute and Institution of Structural Engineers

Registration:

Early-bird registration date: June 7th, 2019

Final registration date: September 3rd, 2019

Description:

Join structural engineers, architects, and project stakeholders to explore the successes/challenges of constructing iconic global structures. Keynote speakers will share experiences from three complex building styles: large volume public occupancy, unusual structures (typical codes do not apply), and performance-based design of tall buildings. Interactive panel discussions will explore design and construction demands and globally connected solutions.

  • Dialog on advancing global interoperability and improving collaboration among international teams
  • Explore financial and economic considerations of large-scale international design/construction projects
  • Discuss lessons learned on standards of professional competence, building codes, and legal/regulatory
  • Learn from the experts on:
    • Large Volume Public Occupancy: Museum of the Future (Dubai), Singapore Sports Hub, Tottenham Hotspur New Stadium (UK)
    • Unusual Structures – typical codes do not apply: Dubai Frame, London Eye, Vegas High Roller
    • Performance -Based Design of Tall Buildings: Jeddah Tower, Salesforce Tower (San Francisco), Shanghai Tower