2014 Southeast Regional Conference April 14-16 at the Renaissance Hotel in Montgomery, Alabama. See Exhibit & Sponsor Info.
Dam Safety 2014 National Conference. Sept. 21-25 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA. Exhibit & Sponsorship info now available. Call for Abstracts now open.
Dam Safety 2015 National Conference. Sept. 13-17 at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans, LA
Dam Safety 2016 National Conference. Sept. 11-15 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA
2014 CLASSROOM TECHNICAL SEMINARS
Registration is now open for the 2014 series of classroom seminars:
Inspection and Assessment of Dams, March 4-6, 2014 in Little Rock, AR. Taught by Paul G. Schweiger, P.E., CFM; Dean B. Durkee, Ph.D., P.E.; and Gene Peters
Seepage Through Earthen Dams, April 1-2 in Denver, CO. Taught by John W. France, P.E., D.WRE; John Cyganiewicz, P.E.; James R. Talbot, P.E.; and Jennifer Williams, P.E.
HEC-RAS, May 6-8 in Manchester, NH. Taught by Arthur C. Miller, P.E., Ph.D.; and Amanda J. Hess, P.E., CFM.
Slope Stability for Dams, June 3-5 in Cincinnati, OH. Taught by John W. France, P.E., D.WRE; John D. Rice, Ph.D., P.E.; and Christina Winckler, P.E.
ASDSO PARTNER & SPONSORED EVENTS
Dam Security and Protection Technical Seminar - January 14-15, 2014 in Atlanta, GA.
This seminar will discuss basic concepts related to threat, vulnerability, and consequence as key risk variables; relevant attack vectors, common physical vulnerabilities and related protective measures, including both land-side and waterside considerations. It will also discuss security and crisis management programs, including the development of security plans and incident response plans including basic cybersecurity and information assurance elements.
See fact sheet for additional info.
Please register early, as there is only room for 35 participants. Questions: contact the Dams Sector Specific Agency at email@example.com.
The 2014 National Dam Safety Program Technical Seminar #21 will be held on February 19-20 on the campus of the National Emergency Training Center in Emmitsburg, MD. The topic of this year’s seminar is: Current and Available Guidelines, Tools, and Resources for Dam Design, Evaluation, Remediation, Operation and Maintenance. See more info.
ON-LINE AND DISTANCE TRAINING
Convenient and accessible training for dam safety professionals!
Upcoming Live Webinars:
Internal Drainage Systems for Embankment Dams, by James R. Talbot, P.E., December 10, 2013
Intro to Armoring Embankment Dams & Earthcut Spillways with ACBs, by Paul Schweiger, P.E., and Chris Thornton, Ph.D., P.E. January 14, 2014
How to Communicate Effectively in Any Situation, by Leonard Greenberger. February 11, 2014
Quality Assurance and Field Inspection for Dam Construction Projects, by Joe Freeland, P.E. March 11, 2014
For agenda details and on-line registration, please visit the webinar info page . Paid registrants will receive a link to the on-line recording, downloadable course materials, and a certificate for two professional development hours. Fee $95 per person per course.
All previously held ASDSO webinars are available in digital archived format. Registration includes on-demand access to the video & audio presentation itself, reference materials, and the evaluation quiz which may be completed to receive a pdh certificate, NOTE: Certificates are pre-printed with the name of the person on the registration.
See the registration page for webinar titles and instructor info. Fees $95-$125 per person per course.
See the ASDSO Bookstore for additional distance learning materials, including webinar content on CD, and digital archives of selected annual conference sessions.
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