Calendar

Throughout the year, the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Illinois gathers students, alumni, faculty, and industry partners for various events. Check back often for additional opportunities to connect on campus and in your region. We look forward to seeing you at one of our events!

Calendar of Events

For more information on alumni events, please see our Alumni Events page.

Please check back regularly for new events.

May 23, 2024 - Aug 21, 2024

PhD Final Defense for Sudheer Salana
2024 International Crosstie and Fastening System Symposium

2024 International Crosstie and Fastening System Symposium

This two day conference consists of presentations and discussions that focus on the state of the art in timber, concrete, steel, and composite crosstie and fastening system design, performance, research, modeling, and inspection.

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus

PhD Final Defense for Nikita Bondarenko

PhD Final Defense for Nikita Bondarenko

Hydro-Systems Laboratory Room 1017

CEE Windy City Social

CEE Windy City Social

Join us in Chicago for the CEE Windy City Social! This event is a great chance to connect with former classmates and network with fellow alumni.

Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club, 1750 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL

FGI Webinar: Reliability Analysis of Landfill Slopes

FGI Webinar: Reliability Analysis of Landfill Slopes

This webinar will propose a reliability analysis for geosynthetic lined landfill slopes that employs the procedure in Duncan (2000) and a variation of 5-15% in the input parameters to assess the sensitivity of each parameter.

Timothy D. Stark, Ph.D., P.E. F.ASCE

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5112438136759680089

CEE Golf Outing

CEE Golf Outing

Join the CEE Alumni Association at Ruffled Feathers Golf Club, a premiere golf property featuring a Pete Dye-designed championship layout. Get your foursome together of CEE alumni or work associates, or sign up on your own and be paired with other solo attendees. Come out for an amazing day of golf, drinks and lunch. Prizes and appetizers to follow. Tee off at 8:00 a.m.

Ruffled Feathers Golf Club, Lemont, IL

FGI Webinar: Migrating from the Simplified Method to the AASHTO Stiffness Method for internal stability design of MSE Walls

FGI Webinar: Migrating from the Simplified Method to the AASHTO Stiffness Method for internal stability design of MSE Walls

The 2020 edition of the authoritative AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications in the USA has adopted the “Stiffness Method” for the internal stability design of geosynthetic mechanically stabilised earth (MSE) walls. The differences between the legacy Simplified Method (which appears in earlier editions of the AASHTO code) and the Stiffness Method are explained. 1.0 PDH

Richard J. Bathurst, Ph.D., GeoEngineering Centre at Queen’s-RMC, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4801130111629878877

Railway Engineering Short Course - Track Engineering Fundamentals

Railway Engineering Short Course - Track Engineering Fundamentals

Course Topics: Rail; Crossties & Fasteners; Ballast & Subgrade; Drainage; Slab Track; Turnouts & Special Trackwork; Track Structural Analysis; Track Structural Design; Track Standards & Inspections; Track Maintenance Technologies; Asset Management & Life Cycle Costs

Conrad Ruppert, Jr.

Railway Engineering Short Course - Railroad Project Design

Railway Engineering Short Course - Railroad Project Design

Course Topics: Horizontal Track Geometry; Vertical Track Geometry; Cross Sections & Earthwork; Railroad Location; Location Referencing & Track Charts; Project Phasing; Project Cost Estimation

Conrad Ruppert, Jr.

Research Conferences

CEE at Illinois is home to several recurring research conferences that bring together some of the best minds in civil and environmental engineering to learn about new research, engage and collaborate, and connect with peers.

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