The following is the preliminary schedule of events. All items subject to change.

√ = Separate fee required

‡ = included with Accompanying Persons registration. Accompanying Persons may also purchase acces to any of the Separate Fee Required events (√)

 

IABSE2017 Final Draft Schedule 20170815
Final Draft - Presentation Schedule (Aug 15, 2017) [0.9MB]

Monday Sept 18, 2017

13:30 – 18:00   √ Seismic Engineering Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

Tuesday Sept 19, 2017

07:30 – 17:00    IABSE -- Annual Meetings Registration Desk

08:00 – 18:30    IABSE Annual Meetings

08:00 – 17:30    √ Seismic Engineering Workshop (Part 2 of 2)

19:30 – 21:00    Reception of the President of IABSE

Wednesday Sept 20, 2017

07:30 – 17:00    IABSE -- Annual Meetings Registration Desk

08:00 – 18:00    IABSE Annual Meetings

08:00 – 17:30    √ Timber Engineering Workshop

08:00 – 14:00    √ Cold Regions Engineering Workshop [cancelled]

08:00 – 17:30    √ Forensics Engineering Workshop

08:00 – 17:30    √ Workshop for Young Engineers

15:00 – 18:00    Speaker Ready Room, [Arbutus]

15:00 – 20:00    Symposium Registration Desk, conference centre foyer

18:00 – 20:00    ‡ Icebreaker Reception, hosted by SEABC and Canadian Group of IABSE

Thursday Sept 21, 2017

07:30 – 18:00    Symposium Registration Desk

07:45 – 18:00    Speaker Ready Room, [Arbutus]

08:00 – 18:30    Exhibition Hall

08:30 – 10:00    ‡ Opening Session & Keynote Presentation

10:00 – 17:00    Parallel Sessions & Poster Sessions

17:15 – 18:15    Pecha Kucha Session; IABSE Awards Ceremony

18:30 – 23:30    ‡ Networking Social (Program until 21:00)

Friday Sept 22, 2017

07:30 – 18:00    Symposium Registration Desk

08:00 – 18:00    Speaker Ready Room, [Arbutus]

08:00 – 18:00    Exhibition Hall

08:30 – 10:00    Keynote Presentations

10:00 – 17:00    Parallel Sessions & Poster Sessions

10:30 – 12:30    ‡ HIstorical Walking Tour #1 (for Accompanying Persons Only)

13:30 – 15:30    ‡ HIstorical Walking Tour #2 (for Accompanying Persons Only)

17:15 – 18:15    Industry Session: Redaelli

18:30 – 22:00    √ Gala Dinner 

22:00 – 01:00    ‡ After Party

Saturday Sept 23, 2017

07:30 – 15:00    Symposium Registration Desk

08:00 – 13:00    Speaker Ready Room, [Arbutus]

08:00 – 15:00    Exhibition Hall

08:30 – 15:00    Parallel Sessions & Poster Sessions

15:00 – 17:00    ‡ Keynote Presentation & Closing Ceremony

17:30 – 21:00    √  Tour 1: Bridges of Vancouver Harbour - Dinner Cruise

Sunday Sept 24, 2017

07:00 – 15:30    √ Tour 2: Bridges on the Fraser River – Paddle-wheeler Boat Tour

08:30 – 19:30    √ Tour 3: Whistler & Sea to Sky Adventure (Day 1 of 2)

Monday Sept 25, 2017

08:30 – 17:30    √ Tour 3: Whistler & Sea to Sky Adventure (Day 2 of 2)

 

 

Additional Notes:

  • All tour times based on departure / return to the Westin Bayshore Hotel & Conference Center. Final return times are approximate. Please book your onward travel with appropriate allowance for unforeseen delays.
  • Schedule is preliminary and may be subject to change.