16th Annual Technical Forum
Geohazards Impacting Transportation in Appalachia
August 2 to 4, 2016
Knoxville, TN

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  4. Registration
  5. Sponsor/Exhibit
  6. Lodging
  7. Contact


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Tuesday | August 2 | 2016

7:45am‐8:00am     Coffee and field trip check‐in at Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown
8:15am  Field Trip: depart Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown (lunch provided)
12:00n ‐ 4:00pm    Exhibitor setup
4:30pm (approx) Field Trip: return to Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown
5:00pm ‐ 7:30pm   Reception at Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown

Wednesday | August 3 | 2016

7:00 a.m. Registration and Coffee
8:00 a.m. Welcome: Tony Szwilski, CEGAS, Marshall University
Opening remarks: Steve Borden, TDOT Region 1 Director

Room: TBD
8:15 a.m.

Opening Session

Theme: UAVs and Remote Sensing
Chair: Ann Beaver

Room: TBD

9:45 a.m. Coffee Break
10:15 a.m.

Session 2

Theme: Rockfalls
Chair: Steve Brewster

Room: TBD

12:15 p.m. Lunch
1:15 p.m.

Session 3

Theme: Protecting Railroad Assets
Chair: Alan Johnson

Room: TBD

Session 4

Theme: Resilience in Design
Chair: Ben Rivers

Room: TBD

3:15 p.m. Coffee Break
3:30 p.m.

Session 5

Theme: Forensics
Chair: Kirk Beach

Room: TBD

Session 6

Theme: Acid Producing Rocks
Chair: Jane McColloch

Room: TBD

5:30 p.m. Adjourn

Thursday | August 4 | 2016

7:30 a.m. Registration and Coffee
8:00 a.m.

Session 7

Theme:  Instrumentation
Chair: Brian Bruckno

Room: TBD

10:00 a.m. Coffee Break
10:15 a.m.

Session 8

Theme: Geophysics
Chair: Matt Crawford

Room: TBD

12:15 p.m. Adjourn

Sponsored by Marshall University Center for Environmental, Geotechnical and Applied Sciences (CEGAS) at Marshall University

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