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Course Name Presented By CEUs/PDHs

Seismic Design Manual and Application of the 2010 AISC Seismic Provisions: The Louis F. Geschwindner Seminar
Written by Thomas A. Sabol, S.E., Ph.D.

Thomas A. Sabol, Mike Engelhardt, Clint Rex, John Rolfes, Rafael Sabelli 0.8/8.0
Information on the Honolulu seminar can be
found here.
Rafael Sabelli 0.8/8.0



         Seismic Design Manual and Application of the 2010 AISC Seismic Provisions                               
Seminar Information 
Description The 2014 Louis F. Geschwindner Seminar, has been named to honor AISC's immediate past Vice President of Engineering and Research. AISC places great emphasis on providing valuable continuing education programs to the steel design and construction community.

The 2010 AISC Seismic Provisions and 2nd Edition of the Seismic Design Manual are now available. This seminar will highlight proper application of key design and detailing requirements and introduces important technical changes in the recently updated Seismic Provisions. Design Examples from the new 2nd Edition of the Seismic Design Manual will be included.
 Manual The 2nd Edition of the Seismic Design Manual is available for purchase when you pre-register with this seminar for only $100 (a $350 value)! All Manuals will be distributed on-site at the seminar. Only one discounted Manual purchase allowed per registrant. Important Note: All Manuals must be pre-ordered and WILL NOT be for sale on the day of the seminar.
CEU/PDH Attendees will receive 0.80 CEUs/8.0 PDHs for this session. This session is approved by AIA.. AISC is an approved provider in New York (#5) and Florida (#0003884). CEU/PDH Certificates verifying an individual's attendance to each seminar will be e-mailed to each attendee 24 to 48 hours after the completion of the seminar.
Agenda    7:30 a.m.   Registration and morning pastries
   8:00 a.m.   Seminar Begins
 12:00 p.m.   Lunch (provided)
   5:00 p.m.   Seminar Concludes
Contact To sponsor a seminar: email Lou Gurthet or call 231.228.2274
To bring this seminar in-house: email Brent Leu or call 303.668.2451
Registration questions, email registration@aisc.org or call 312-670-8311
Venue Hotel information will be posted at least 7 days prior to each seminar. Please continue to check for updates.


 Register Date  Speaker  Venue  City
Register Now October 14, 2014 Mike Englehardt Embassy Suites Lexington
1801 Newtown Pike
Lexington, Kentucky 40511
Lexington, KY
Register Now October 21, 2014 Clint Rex
Pittsburgh Airport Marriott
777 Aten Road
Coraopolis, PA 15108
Pittsburgh, PA
Registration November 4, 2014 Rafael Sabelli Clarion Hotel
8250 Park Road
Batavia, NY 14020
Batavia, NY - Hosted by ASCE Buffalo Section Structures Committee - click here for more information including pricing specifically for this event.
www.seao.org November 4, 2014 Tom Sabol
The Abernethy Center
606 15th St.
Oregon City, OR 97045
Oregon City, OR -
Hosted by SEAO
Register Now November 11, 2014 Patrick Fortney TBD Richmond, VA
Registration Coming Soon December 4, 2014 Tom Sabol TBD

Long Beach, CA
This seminar is sponsored by

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Detroit, MI

Hosted by SEAMi

Registration coming Soon TBD TBD TBD

Houston, TX

Hosted by SEAoT

Registration Coming Soon TBD TBD TBD

Burlington, VT

Hosted by SEAVT

Fees & Registration
CASE, NCSEA, SEI, and AIA members receive the AISC Member discount.
  Single Bring A Buddy   
Single registrant and Buddy
must both be members 
Seminar  $350 $550  $250  $250  
  2nd Ed.
Seismic Manual
$100   $100  $100  $100  
Author and Speaker

Dr. Tom Sabol is a Principal at Englekirk & Sabol Consulting Structural Engineers, Inc., a Los Angeles-based firm specializing in structural and earthquake engineering, historical structure rehabilitation, and wind engineering.

He received his B.S. in Architectural Engineering from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, and his Ph.D. in Structural and Earthquake Engineering from UCLA. In addition to his structural design experience, Tom has extensive experience in evaluation of earthquake safety of structures and has directed numerous projects investigating the seismic behavior of buildings. Dr. Sabol is an Adjunct Professor in the Civil Engineering Department at UCLA where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses focusing on tall building design, earthquake engineering, and structural steel. His research work has focused on the performance of structural steel buildings subjected to earthquake loads. He is a member of AISC's Seismic Provisions Technical Committee and the Committee on Specifications.


Additional Speakers


Michael D. Engelhardt, Ph.D., P.E.
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX 
 Michael D. Englehardt, Ph.D., P.E. Patrick J. Fortney, Ph.D., P.E.
Chief Engineer
Cives Steel Company
Roswell, GA
 Patrick J. Fortney, Ph.D., P.E.
Clint O. Rex, Ph.D., P.E.
Stanley D. Lindsey and ASsociates, LTD
Clint O. Rex, Ph.D., P.E. John A. Rolfes, P.E., S.E.
Vice President
Computerized Structural Design, S.C.
Milwaukee, WI
John A. Rolfes, P.E., S.E.
Rafael Sabelli, S.E.
Director of Seismic Design
Walter P. Moore
San Francisco, CA
Rafael Sabelli, S.E.