October 1 Deadline For NASCC Poster Abstract Submissions
September 16, 2004 From American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.
Designers, contractors, detailers, erectors, and educators are invited to submit proposals for the Poster Session at the 2005 North American Steel Construction Conference. All poster presenters will receive free registration to the NASCC. For more information on the Steel Conference, visit www.aisc.org/nascc
The 2005 Conference will be held April 6-9 in Montreal, Canada. Abstracts are due October 1, 2004; accepted presenters will be notified by November 15.
Presentations should provide practical information on state-of-the-art design or construction methods or present information on the relevant research activities. Possible topics include innovative projects, design, fabrication or erection solutions, EDI, fire engineering, blast and progressive collapse, software or product innovations, new steel systems, seismic design, wind engineering, connection design, and research updates/results, etc.
Final presentations should be mounted on 24”x36” boards (maximum size), which will be displayed in the main exhibit hall at the conference. Presenters should be available to discuss their presentations on April 6 (5-6 p.m.), April 7 (noon-1 p.m.), and April 8 (noon-1 p.m.).
Please submit your abstract by October 1, 2004 to:
American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.
One East Wacker Dr., Suite 3100
Chicago, IL 60601
For more information contact:
VP of Communications
American Institute of Steel Construction
The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry. AISC’s mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural steel-related technical and market-building activities, including: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, and market development. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry of providing timely and reliable information.
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