Concrete convention and expo comes to Quebec City in March

Nearly 2,000 engineers, architects, contractors, educators, manufacturers, and material representatives from around the world will convene at the Québec City Convention Centre and Hilton Québec Hotel, Québec City, QC, Canada, March 24-March 28, 2019, to collaborate on concrete codes, specifications and standards. The American Concrete Institute’s Concrete Convention and Exposition will offer technical and educational sessions that will provide attendees with the latest research, case studies, best practices, and the opportunity to earn Professional Development Hours (PDHs).

The ACI's Concrete Convention and Expo comes to Quebec City in March. Photo by Carogeraud via Wikimedia Commons.
The ACI’s Concrete Convention and Expo comes to Quebec City in March. Photo by Carogeraud via Wikimedia Commons.

The ACI convention is an opportunity to showcase the companies, projects, current events, and landmarks that inspired the convention theme of Nordique Concrete. Some of the convention highlights that attendees can expect include:

  • International Lunch with special guest Tor Ole Olsen
  • Student Eco Concrete and Mortar Workability Competitions
  • Student Lunch with speaker Dr. Michel Pigeon
  • Contractors’ Day Lunch with speaker Daniel Genest
  • An industry exhibition showcasing more than 50 exhibitors

Throughout the convention, ACI will hold over 300 committee meetings, 40+ technical sessions, an industry trade exhibition, networking events, and more. Registration is open online, and discounted rates are offered until February 17, 2019.

Founded in 1904 with a headquarters in Farmington Hills, MI, USA, and a regional office in Dubai, UAE, the American Concrete Institute is a leading authority and resource worldwide for the development, dissemination, and adoption of its consensus-based standards, technical resources, educational & training programs, certification programs, and proven expertise for individuals and organizations involved in concrete design, construction, and materials, who share a commitment to pursuing the best use of concrete.

More information about this year’s Concrete Convention and Exposition is available via the ACI website, linked here

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