Tuesday March 11th,
12:00 to 1:00
Speaker: FAU ASCE Student Chapter Representatives: Stephanie Boland, Glunt Allison, and Joseph Lakner
Topic: Natural Disaster- What are Civil Engineer's Responsibilities? and
The ASCE FAU Student Chapter Concrete Canoe Presentation
The FAU Student Chapter would like to give the presentations that will be given at the student conference at the end of March. The presentation will be the professional paper presentation and the concrete canoe presentation.
The professional papers topic is "Natural Disaster- What are Civil Engineer's Responsibilities?" The presentation will focus on ethical responsibilities for planning future project, and specificity design codes and recommendations to prevent damage from disasters. What is the ethical issues involved in attempting to predict natural disaster frequency. Final, ethical obligations of civil engineers when advising a client engaged in development in natural disaster prone areas.
The concrete canoe presentation will cover basic canoe design, and structural loading. Light weight concrete design including: admixtures, light weight aggregates, fiber reinforcement, non-metallic rebar, pouring and mixing methods.
The students are hoping for feedback from the audience about the presentations to improve before the competition.
Location: Vista Center – 2300 N. Jog Road West Palm Beach, FL 33411 (Room 1E-58)
Directions: From I-95, head West on Okeechobee Blvd. until you pass over the Turnpike. Then take a right at the second light (Jog Road) heading North, and continue about a third of a mile. Finally, on your right will be The Vista Center Government Building Main Entrance. Be sure to park in Visitor’s Parking.
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