ASBI Virtual Convention

October 27, 1:00 - 4:30 p.m. ET

October 28, 1:00 - 4:30 p.m. ET 



Innovation and Technology

We are pleased to welcome you to the ASBI Virtual Convention. This year’s program will focus on innovation and technology.

We hope you join us to:

  • Learn About a Few of the Latest Innovations and Technologies in the Construction Industry
  • Expand Your Knowledge
  • Earn Professional Development Hours

Featured Speaker: Joseph Kopser

A lifelong problem solver committed to building the teams needed to take on our toughest challenges and find purpose in what they do. In addition, he is a technology entrepreneur and expert in transportation, smart cities, urban mobility, energy, national security issues as well as an Army combat veteran. Currently he serves as an Executive-in-Residence at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas. He is President of Grayline where he works with people and companies to bring together experts, data, and solutions to help companies and public institutions manage disruptive change.

2020 ASBI Leadership Awards

The 2020 ASBI Leadership Awards will be announced during the Virtual Convention. Awards will be presented at the 2021 Annual Convention in Tucson, Arizona, November 9-10.



The Program is available and will be updated as more information becomes available.

Legacy Track Presentations [Please Check Back for Links to the Webinars]

Acoustic P-T Wire Break Monitoring Using a New Fiber Optic Based System
Terry Tamutus, Structural Monitoring Solutions
Load Rating Segmental Bridges
John Corven, Corven Engineering, Inc.
Segmental Alternate Technical Concept for the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
Ben Soule, SYSTRA International Bridge Technologies
Carrie Wagener, Chicago Transit Authority
Smart Bridge Sensors on the New I-35W Saint Anthony Falls Bridge in Minnesota - A 10 Year Study
Kevin Western, MnDOT
Kent Montgomery, FIGG
Chris Burgess, FIGG
Update on the JFK Causeway
Brian Merrill, WJE


Join Our Weekly Vendor Webinar Series


Please check back on September 30 for a link to the webinar:

Christopher Fanning, National Account Manager for Watson Bowman Acme, will present on Expansion Joint Selection and Utilization in Segmental Bridges.


Each Thursday for 5 Weeks, Beginning September 30 Through October 21

ASBI is unable to offer exhibit space this year for the virtual Convention, so we are providing vendors with an opportunity to present a 30-45-minute webinar to feature:

  • Success stories on concrete segmental bridge projects their company was involved in.
  • Where, how, and what were the successes of their product for the project.
  • Brief showcase of their products and services.
  • Live Q&A

The weekly webinars will be open to anyone interested in attending with the presentations being made available to all Convention attendees as well following the conclusion of the virtual event.

30 Minute Presentation* Includes:

  • 15 min. Presentation
  • 15 min. Q&A / Discussion

45 Minute Presentation* Includes:

  • 30 min. Presentation
  • 15 min. Q&A / Discussion

* All presentations include a brief introduction provided by ASBI.


Please complete the Vendor Registration Form to reserve a date.


ASBI will hold a random drawing for 5 - $50 Visa gift cards to attendees who have attended all webinars. There will be a code word mentioned during each presentation that you can use to fill in a drawing card to be entered into the drawing.


Become a Sponsor

Thank you for your interest in the 2020 Virtual Convention and ASBI would like to offer the following Sponsorship Opportunities:









Student Competition*


Complimentary Convention Registrations





Company Logo on Sponsor Page





Name and Logo on ASBI Convention Website





Recognition in the Segments Newsletter





Company Information on Event Portal Main Page





Company Logo on Session Portal





Company Logo on Presenters Page





Provide Video on Event Portal Main Page






Student Research Project Competition - Only 5 Opportunities Available

* Recognition to Start the Student Competition During the Live Virtual Convention

ASBI will invite students to participate in a project competition whereby each student will submit their ongoing research for consideration for the ASBI University Innovation Award.

The judges will be ASBI organizational members who have a high degree of success in the concrete segmental bridge industry. The review committee will blindly review the applications and select the top five submissions.

The finalists will then compete live, via webinar, on the afternoon of October 28th, with the top 5 projects receiving a scholarship.


  Please complete the Sponsor Agreement Form and submit to ASBI.



Welcome to the Attendee Registration for the Virtual Convention



To make sure you take advantage of savings available, please read the important information below.

One of the many benefits of ASBI membership is discounts on conference registration. If you and/or your firm are not a member of ASBI, join before you register and take advantage of significant savings. Visit Join ASBI []


The sooner you register, the more you save! Register by October 14th for savings.


Before October 14

After October 14

Transportation Official

No Charge

No Charge

ASBI Member






Continuing Education Information

  • The Virtual Convention and Pre-Convention Webinars provide several opportunities for attendees to earn Professional Development Hours/Continuing Education Units (PDH/CEUs).
  • Attendees must submit a PDH/CEU Tracking Form to receive a certificate.

Convention Cancellation and Substitution Policy

  • Cancellations received between October 2 – October 16 will be refunded the registration fee less a $100 administrative processing fee.
  • No refunds will be given for “cancellations received on or after October 17, 2020.
  • As an alternative to cancellation, substitutions may be made.