DREAM BIG - IDEAS AND INNOVATIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE

Location: California Science Center, 700 Exposition Park Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037.

Register

Symposium

Awards Dinner

Envision Training

Included in your registration fee is the private screening of the IMAX film, "Dream Big: Engineering Wonders of the World", at 6:00 PM

Schedule of Events

Location: California Science Center, 700 Exposition Park Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037.
californiasciencecenter.org

Infrastructure Symposium

7:15 am to 4:30 pm

Evening Cocktail Reception

4:30 pm to 5:45 pm

Viewing of "Dream Big"

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Region 9 Awards Dinner

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

7:15 am

Registration and continental breakfast

8:00 am

ASCE Welcome / Call to Order

8:05 am

Sponsor Acknowledgement / Symposium Overview

8:15 am

Keynote Speakers

8:45 am

Break

9:00 am

Water Track 1 – Strengthening Local Drought Resilience

9:00 am

Transportation Track 1 – Rail / Transit

10:15 am

Break

10:30 am

Water Track 2 – Indirect and Direct Potable Reuse

10:30 am

Transportation Track 2 – Sustainable Port Development

11:45 am

Lunch and Keynote Speakers

12:45 pm

Break

1:00 pm

Water Track 3 – Safe Reliable Water Supply (for Disadvantaged Communities)

1:00 pm

Transportation Track 3 – Transportation Funding

2:15 pm

Break

2:30 pm

Water Track 4 – Innovative Approaches for Sustainable Water Supply Infrastructure in the 22nd Century

2:30 pm

Transportation Track 4 – Hot Topics in Transportation

4:00 pm

Keynote Speaker

4:30 pm

Evening Cocktail Reception

6:00 pm

Viewing of “Dream Big: Engineering our World”

7:00 pm

Region 9 Individual & Project Awards Dinner

Keynote Speakers

James T. Butts, Jr.

Mayor
City of Inglewood
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Norma Jean Mattei

2017 President
American Society of Civil Engineers
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Shaun MacGillivray

Producer
"Dream Big: Engineering our World"
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Eric Garcetti

(invited)
Mayor
City of Los Angeles

Phil Washington

CEO
Los Angeles Metro
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Antonio Villaraigosa

Former Mayor of Los Angeles,
State Gubernatorial Candidate
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Additional Speakers

WATER TRACK SPEAKERS

Mark Norton
Water Resources and Planning Manager
Santa Ana Watershed Project Authority (SAWPA)
Martin Adams
COO
State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)
Adel Hagakhalil
Assistant Director of Bureau of Sanitations
City of Los Angeles
John Bednarski
Section Manager, Water Supply Initiatives
Metropolitan Water District
Amy Dorman
City of San Diego
Mike Markus
General Manager
Orange County Water District
Lance Eckhart
Mojave Water Agency
Chuck Houser
Project Manager, Hydrologist
SCS Engineers
Darrin Polhemus
Deputy Director, Division of Drinking Water
State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)
Jay Jasperse
Chief Engineer and Director of Groundwater Management
Sonoma County Water Agency
Deborah Weintraub
Chief Deputy City Engineer - Bureau of Engineering
City of Los Angeles
Dr. Martin Ralph
Director, Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes
UC San Diego


TRANSPORTATION TRACK SPEAKERS

Noopur Jain
Engineer
California High Speed Rail Authority
Arthur Leahy
Executive Director
Metrolink
Phil Washington
CEO
Los Angeles Metro
Doug Sereno
Director of Program Management
Port of Long Beach
Tony Gioiello
Port of Los Angeles
Christina Birdsey
Director of Operations and Engineering
Port Hueneme
Sean Gamette
Managing Director of Engineering Services Bureau
Port of Long Beach
Will Kempton
Retired CEO
California Transportation Commission
Honorable Jim Frazier
Chair
Assembly Transportation Committee
Dan Mitchell
Chief Engineer & Assistant General Manager
City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation
Lauren Isaac
Manager of Sustainable Transportation
WSP/Parsons Brinckerhoff
Jacob Adams
Senior Program Manager
Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), LAX Landside Access Modernization Program

Thank You To Our Event Sponsors

Symposium Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

HDR

Gold Sponsors

David Evans
Engineering Contractor's Association
Kleinfelder
Metro

Silver Sponsors

Carollo
Parsons
RMC

Bronze Sponsors

ASCE SD Section
ASCE SD Section
ASCE Sacramento Section
SAWPA

TKE

ValiCooper


Dinner Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Earth Systems Southern California
Stantec
Leighton


Gold Sponsors

David Evans


Silver Sponsors





Sponsorship Levels

$1,000 — BRONZE SPONSORS

  • 2 Registrations for the Symposium
  • Recognized as Sponsor on the CAIS17.org website, registration packets, event programs, event signage, and announcements

$2,000 — SILVER SPONSORS

  • 1/4 page ad in event program
  • 2 registrations to the Symposium
  • Noted as Sponsor for 1 student (prefer they sit at your table for lunch or dinner)
  • Recognized as Sponsor on the CAIS17.org website, registration packets, event programs, event signage, and announcements

$5,000 — ASCE'S IMAX DREAM BIG VIEWING SPONSOR

  • 1/2 page ad in event program
  • 4 registrations to the Symposium
  • Noted as Sponsor for 2 students (prefer they sit at your table for lunch or dinner)
  • Recognized as Reception Host on the CAIS17.org website, registration packets, event programs, event signage, and announcements
  • Recognized as the IMAX Dream Big Viewing Sponsor on the CAIS17.org website registration packets, event programs, event signage, and announcements

$5,000— GOLD SPONSORS (3)

  • Moderator for Water or Transportation Track or Reception Host
  • 1/2 page ad in event program
  • 4 Registrations to the Symposium
  • Noted as Sponsor for 2 students (prefer they sit at your table for lunch or dinner)
  • Recognized as Track Moderator or Reception Host on the CAIS17.org website, registration packets, event programs, event signage, and announcements.

$10,000— PLATINUM (PRESENTING) SPONSOR (1)

  • Moderator for the general program, including morning and lunch keynote sessions
  • 5–10 minute presentation for your company during lunch
  • Full page ad in event program
  • 8 registrations to the Symposium
  • Noted as Sponsor for 4 students (prefer they sit at your table for lunch or dinner)
  • Recognized as Presenting Sponsor on the CAIS17.org website, registration packets, event programs, event signage, and announcements



Hotel Information

Radisson at USC, Los Angeles

3540 S Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, California 90007, US | 855-213-0582

Special ASCE rate is available until March 16 and is valid for overnight stays on March 30 and/or March 31. Please use code "ASCER" when reserving online at www.uscradisson.com or through the reservation number at 213.748.4141. NOTE: Parking fee is $25 per night.