Attention CIVIL ENGINEERS: This annual conference brings together the best of academia and industry for an exciting exchange on forensics engineering. This year's conference features new topics including: Revisiting Katrina, Ike and Dolly; Sudden Damage; Failures Related to Details; Performance of Repaired Structures Subjected to Fire; Shallow Foundation Repairs; Thermally Induced Cracking's and Performance; Capturing Evidence Using 3-D Video and Structural Issues in Wood Structures.
Other hot topics include lessons learned from hurricanes, building envelopes, as well as structural and foundation failures. Studying failures is one of the best ways for professionals to learn and to prevent from making the same mistakes. A powerhouse of case studies and best practices from a full spectrum of industries, organizations, and reference points will also be showcased.