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Virtual SDC Technology Forum 50

August 24-26, 2021

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Note: Agenda is subject to change
All times listed are Eastern Standard Time (U.S.)


Day 1: Tuesday, August 24, 2021


10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Morning Networking


10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Opening Remarks - Charles S. Hanskat (SDC Chair)


10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Presentation: CRIB - A Cooperative Research Model
Beniot Fournier
Research Center on Concrete Infrastructure (CRIB)

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Presentation: Deconstruction of the Montreal Bridge
Speaker - to be confirmed

12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Technology Showcase: Elimination of Pour Strips – PS=Ø®
Jared Reigstad
Reigstad Engineers

Midday Break

1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Presentation: Reliable Measurement of Sulfur in Concrete Aggregates
Eric Giannini and April Synder
R.J. Lee Group

2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Technology Showcase:Darwin Bridges – the Benefits of Recycled Glass Pozzolan
Etienne Cantin Bellemare
City of Montreal

3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Technology Showcase:: UHPC and Its Practical Application in the Progress of Our Built World
Richard Burgess and Douglas Darling
COR-TUF ULTRA HIGH-PERFORMANCE CONCRETE, DIVISION OF ICCS, LLC

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Networking/Social


Day 2: Wednesday, August 25, 2021

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Morning Networking

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Technology Showcase: Improved Productivity with Automated Rebar Handling Technology
Speaker - to be confirmed

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Presentation: TBD
Speaker - to be confirmed

12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Technology Showcase: Engineered Nanocellulose in Concrete: Valuable Functionalities
Keith Gourlay, PhD, Director of Technology Development
Performance Biofilaments Inc.

12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Midday Break

1:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Panel Presentation: Concrete Industry Efforts on Carbon
Viewpoints: owner, manufacturer, technology, engineers/specifiers
Speakers & Moderator to be Confirmed


3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Presentation: The Wyoming Integrated Test Center - Testing Carbon Capture Technology under Real World Conditions
Jason Begger, Managing Director
Will Morris, Technical Director
Wyoming Integrated Test Center


4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Networking/Social


Day 3: Thursday, August 26, 2021

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Morning Networking

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Presentation: NEx: An ACI Center of Excellence for Nonmetallic Building Materials
David A. Lange, Executive Director
American Concrete Institute

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Technology Showcase: TBD


12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Presentation: TBD

12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Presentation: TBD

1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Closing Remarks

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