Program & Speakers

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Phone:(973) 423-4030
Fax:(973) 423-4031
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A dynamic program is planned for this seminar, comprised of top-notch industry professionals from various companies who are leaders in the field. Program will be available soon.


Professional Development Hours

An increasing number of professional engineering licensing organizations require members to pursue professional development on a formal basis. ASCE is pleased to provide New York State approved PDHs for this technical program. The number of PDH hours is estimated at five (5).


Technical Program

View the Technical Program & Schedule for the seminar here. It is subject to change. If it does, seminar speakers will be contacted by the Program Committee. Writing a technical paper for this seminar is not required but we welcome papers for publication and distribution.


Online Registration

Speakers must register for the seminar and can do so by clicking here. Doing so ensures we have your credentials waiting for you upon your arrival. The registration fee for Speakers is complimentary and only the first speaker may have the registration fee waived. Additional speakers should register at their applicable registration level. View Registration Fees here.



Information/Materials Required

The following items are due to DFI by Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, or sooner. Please access the required forms and reference files by clicking on the links below, completing them, and uploading them to the DFI Sharefile.


  • Confirmation of Presentation Title


  • Short Summary of Presentation (one paragraph)


  • Short Biography of Each Presenter (one paragraph)


  • Final PowerPoint Presentation Guidelines can be viewed here.


Please submit the following items by Wednesday, February 20, 2019, or sooner.




You may continue to update your presentation and submit the final version by Wednesday, March 13, 2019After this date you must bring your presentation to the Speaker Preparation Meeting the morning of your presentation using a flash drive. The staff will load it to the seminar laptop.


Please be aware of the importance of limiting commercial aspects in your presentation and to focus on technical features. DFI and COPRI reserve the right to later not accept a presentation that is too commercial. Additionally, unless your organization is a not-for-profit entity, corporate logos may appear on the first and last presentation slide only. Reference the Presentation Guidelines.

Please email if you cannot adhere to these deadlines. Again, thank you for presenting at this seminar.

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You may register for this Seminar using a major Credit Card, Debit Card, PayPal, Check or Purchase Order. Check payments due within 30 days of registration and should be made payable to DFI.
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Cancellations must be made in writing by mail, email or fax.

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Refunds for Registration will not be issued after Monday, February 25, 2019. However, you may transfer your registration to another DFI Member.



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