Continuing Education

The Seismic Design Manual Seminar -- Third Edition of the AISC Seismic Design Manual and Applications of the 2016 Seismic Provisions – AISC 341

Honolulu, HI

This seminar is sponsored by the Steel Industry Improvement Fund of Hawaii.

Presented by Thomas Sabol

This seminar introduces the 2016 AISC Seismic Provisions and the 3rd Edition of the Seismic Design Manual. It highlights proper application of key design and detailing requirements and introduces important technical changes in the recently updated Seismic Provisions. Design examples from the new 3rd Edition of the Seismic Design Manual will be included. The seminar reviews general design considerations, performance goals and role of inelastic and force control elements.  The seminar then reviews provisions applicable to all seismic force resisting systems before an in-depth review of moment frames and braced frames. This seminar is the 2019 Louis F. Geschwindner Seminar series.

7:30 AM Registration, pastries and coffee
8:00 AM Seminar begins
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Seminar continues
5:00 PM Seminar concludes

Note: breakfast refreshments and lunch will be provided.


Pagoda Hotel
1525 Rycroft St.
Honolulu, HI 96814

  • Location: Honolulu, HI
  • Date: November 13, 2019
  • PDH Credits: 8
  • Cost:

    $100 Member
    $100 Nonmember
    $100 student/educator


    Discounted Seismic Design Manual Purchase: The Seismic Design Manual, 3rd Ed., is available for purchase with this seminar for $75 (a $100 member value)! Only one discounted Manual purchase per registrant allowed and must be purchased in advance.  No on-site sales will take place.

    Substitutions may be made at any time. Cancellations received 1–3 days prior to the seminar will be charged a $75 service charge. Cancellations and no shows the day of the seminar will receive no refund.

    To cancel a registration or make a substitution, e-mail or call 312.670.8311.

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