1. Release of 2017 Report Card for Texas’ Infrastructure
2. Civil Engineering Content Focused on Resiliency
3. Breakout Sessions from ASCE’s Texas Institute Chapters
4. Earn 19 Professional Development Hours
5. INFRASTUCTURE as an ASSET Legislative Discussion Panel
6. Speakers Include Private Industry Leaders & State Agencies
7. History & Heritage Presentations and Lessons Learned
8. Texas-Style Relationship Building & TCPA BBQ
9. Meet with Exhibitors: Learn about New & Innovative Solutions & Technologies
10. Walk Down the Red Carpet at the Annual Awards Banquet
11. View a Special Screening of Dream Big: Engineering Our World
12. Unwind After CECON at the 2nd Annual ASCE Texas YM Camping Trip

Each day will feature a keynote luncheon speaker that is an industry champion.

Up to 19 PDH's available, applicable to TMIL credits.

Panel discussions with industry experts are held throughout the conference on Resiliency in Engineering.

Speakers and Bios

David K. Arctur, PhD
University of Texas at Austin

Brian Barth
Texas Department of Transportation

Marlon Bazan, PE
Protection Engineering Consultants

Paul Beckett, PG
TTL/Drash Consultants

John Buri
Tetra Tech, Inc.

Jesse Cooper RPLS
HDR Engineering, Inc.

Stephen C. Costello
City of Houston

Samer Dessouky PhD, PE, F.ASCE
University of Texas at San Antonio-Department of Civil Engineering

Troy Dorman, Ph.D., P.E., CFM
Tetra Tech University

Jerry I. Gainer, PE
Busch, Hutchison & Associates

Lauren Garduno, PE
Texas Department of Transportation

Alan D. Greer, PE
Engineer Team

Narendra Gosain PhD, PE
Walter P Moore

Ruth Ayn Hocker, PE, D.WRE
City of Lancaster, PA

Carland G. Holstead, PWS
Terracon Consultants, Inc.

Travis Isaacson, PE
The Rios Group

Kathleen Jackson, PE
Texas Water Development Board

Amy Jimenez
Raba Kistner

Matt Kero, PE
Neuvokas Corporation

Liza Kirk, PE

Brian Kuehl, PE

Chuck Larosche, PE
Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates

Melinda Luna, PE, GISP, CFM
NTT Data Services

Renee Mayer PE, SR/WA
HDR Engineering, Inc.

Aldo McKay, PE
Protection Engineering Consultants

John Nielsen-Gammon, Ph.D.
Texas A&M University - College Station

Stephen Niemeyer, PE
Texas Commission on Envionmental Quality

Pete G. Perez PE, SES
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Southwestern Division

Ben Reese, Associate PE
Raba Kistner

Sepehr Rezaeimalek, PhD,EIT
Raba Kistner

Michael Rimoldi MPA, CBO, CFM
Federal Alliance For Safe Homes - FLASH, Inc.

Jerry Rogers PhD, PE, D.WRE, Dist. M.ASCE
University of Houston

Rick Rogers, PE
Cement Council of Texas

Holly Saez, PE
Freese and Nichols

Chris Sallese, PMP
Dannenbaum Engineering Corporation

Kristina Swallow, PE, 2018 ASCE President
City of Las Vegas

Greg Turco, PE
Texas Department of Transportation

John Turner, PE
Elstner Associates, Inc.

Rick Valdes
Texas Board of Professional Engineers

Larry J. Welch
Texas Asphalt Paving Association

Conference Partners


 CECON Collaborators



Supporter Sponsors


Exhibitor + Supporter Package


Exhibitor + Benefactor Package


Benefactor Sponsors


Small Firm or Texas Section Branch Sponsors


Event Sponsors
Awards Gala