GeoEngineering Distinguished Lecture Series

ASCE - UC Berkeley

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Please join us for an exceptional set of lectures, a wonderful social and poster session, and a banquet that celebrates the GeoEngineering Profession in the San Francisco Bay Area. The Lecture Series and Banquet will be held in the Sibley Auditorium and the Hearst Memorial Mining Building on the UC Berkeley campus.


  • "Beyond NGA: The Next Major Change in Ground Motion Models for Seismic Hazard", Norman A. Abrahamson, PhD, Engineering Seismologist, Pacific Gas & Electric Company; Adjunct Professor University California, Berkeley
  • "The Panama Canal Expansion Project", Lelio H. Mejia, PhD, GE, Principal Engineer and Vice President, URS Corporation
  • "Uncertain Geotechnical Truth and Cost Effective High Rise Foundation Design", 2009 Terzaghi Lecture; Clyde N. Baker, Jr., PE, SE, Principal Engineer, AECON

Come be part of this special event. Last year, over 240 GeoEngineers attended the lecture and over 120 attended the celebration banquet. Make this yeat's event an even bigger celebration of our grand profession. Contact your colleagues and make a date to attend this year's event.

Hosted by:

ASCE San Francisco Section Geotechnical Group ASCE San Francisco Section Geotechnical Group
Berkeley GeoEngineering Alumni Association Berkeley GeoEngineering Alumni Association
Berkeley Engineering logo Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
Geo-Institute Geo-Institute

Sponsored by:

Alan Kropp & Associates Alan Kropp & Associates   golder associates logo Golder Associates
Amec-Geomatrix AMEC Geomatrix Consultants   Hayward-baker Hayward Baker, Inc.
Arup ARUP   Jacobs & Associates Jacobs Associates
Cotton Shires & Associates Cotton Shires & Associates   Kleinfelder Kleinfelder, Inc.
Engeo ENGEO Incorporated   Noorany Geotechnical Consulting Inc.' Noorany Geotechnical Consulting Inc.
Exponent Exponent, Inc.   Raito logo Raito, Inc.
Fugro Fugro-West, Inc.   Treadwell & Rollo, Inc. Treadwell & Rollo, Inc.
geosyntec Geosyntec Consultants, Inc.   URS URS Corporation
        Anonymous donors