ASCE Cincinnati Section 100-Year Anniversary Celebration
The ASCE Cincinnati Section was founded in 1920 and will celebrate its 100-Year Anniversary in 2020. Special Events to commemorate the Anniversary include:
February 20, 2020 - Cincinnati’s Waterfront. This dinner meeting and presentation will look back in history and describe how Cincinnati’s waterfront was planned and developed. The presentation will be by John Deatrick, PE, and John Schneider, two Cincinnati leaders that have been involved in many of the decisions and projects that have created today’s Cincinnati waterfront. It will be in the Moerlein Lager House; 115 Joe Nuxhall Way in Cincinnati. Event Sponsor - ASCE Foundation.
June 14, 2020 - Engineering Walk in Cincinnati. A commemorative family friendly Sunday afternoon walk through Cincinnati will look at some of the significant engineering features in Cincinnati including the Ingalls Building (the world’s first reinforced concrete skyscraper) the Roebling Bridge, Cincinnati’s waterfront, and other features. Details TBD. Event Sponsor – SCS Engineers.
September 17, 2020 - The Future of Cincinnati. This dinner meeting will include a presentation about the trends and forces influencing and driving the future of Cincinnati. The presentation will be by John Yung, AICP, Senior Project Executive at Urban Fast Forward. It will be at the MadTree Brewery in the Oakley section of Cincinnati.
November 12, 2020 - ASCE’s Future World Vision. This dinner meeting will include a presentation about ASCE’s Future World Vision - Infrastructure Reimagined. The presentation will look at the exciting future of civil engineering and the built environment. The presentation will be by Gerald E. “Jerry” Buckwalter ASCE National Chief Operating and Strategy Officer. The meeting location is TBD.
The Anniversary meetings will be for all those interested in the history and future of Cincinnati - significant others and spouses are welcome!
Commemorative Bike Ride. A commemorative family friendly bike ride along the Cincinnati Riverfront and across a bridge into Kentucky is tentatively planned for a summer Sunday afternoon. Details TBD.
For more information please see the Events Section of the ASCE Cincinnati Section website: http://sections.asce.org/cincinnati/
Thanks for the Support of Our Anniversary Sponsors (Updated February 17, 2020)