20th Annual George F. Sowers Symposium

Academy of Medicine, Georgia Tech
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 -
14:45 to 20:00


The 20th George F. Sowers Symposium: A Continuing Tribute

Symposium Theme: Modeling in Geotechnical Research and Practice 

2:45pm               Arrival and Registration

3:30pm               State of the Art, Rick Deschamps, Ph.D., P.E. Vice President of

3:30pm               Engineering, Nicholson Construction Company, Canonsburg, PA

4:15pm               State of the Practice, Bruce Kutter, Ph.D. Professor, University of

4:15pm               California, Davis, CA

5:00pm               Reception and Exhibits

6:00pm               Dinner

7:00pm               Acknowledgements & Awards

7:20pm               Remembering George Sowers

7:40pm               Sowers Lecture, Richard Bathurst, Ph.D., P.Eng., FEIC Professor,

7:40pm               Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston, ON, Canada

8:40pm               Adjourn


New Location

This year we will be at the Academy of Medicine in Midtown. 


RSVP: bit.ly/2017-sowers

Georgia Geo-Institute Chapter of ASCE