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ACECC Meetings Hosted by PICE to Start October 5

The Asian Civil Engineering Coordinating Council (ACECC) will have its 39th Executive Committee Meeting on October 5-7, 2020 hosted by the Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers (PICE).

ACECC’s 14 member-society presidents and representatives will be meeting virtually for 3 days and discuss collaborative work towards the attainment of the ACECC objectives and in order to advance the practice of the civil engineering in Asia and the world.

The 14-member societies of ACECC are the Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers (PICE), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE), Chinese Institute of Civil and Hydraulic Engineering (CICHE), Korean Society of Civil Engineers (KSCE), Vietnam Federation of Civil Engineering Associations (VFCEA), Engineers Australia (EA), Mongolian Association of Civil Engineers (MACE), Indonesian Society of Civil and Structural Engineers (HAKI), The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE India), The Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB), The Institution of Engineers, Pakistan (IEP), Nepal Engineers’ Association (NEA) and Federation of Myanmar Engineering Societies (Fed. MES)

The activities of the 3-day ACECC event are the following: October 5, 2020, Monday at 11:00AM will be the 28th Technical Coordinating Council Meeting and the 33rd Planning Committee Meeting, then at 7:00PM will be the Future Leaders Forum and at 8:10PM the TC22 Technical Session. On October 6, 2020 (Tuesday) starting at 11:00AM will be the 39th Executive Committee Meeting and later at 7:00PM will be the TC24 Technical Session and at 8:00PM will be the TC21 Technical Session.  The event will be highlighted by a Virtual Technical Tour on October 7, 2020, 11:00AM about Philippine Tourism and the Build Build Build program of the Philippine government.

The technical sessions will be open to all interested members of ACECC member-societies and that they shall register on the links provided by PICE National.

These are the registration links through the zoom webinar application for the various technical sessions, to wit –

Technical Committee 22 Session – Retrofitting and Strengthening of Existing Infrastructures (October 5, 2020, Monday, 8:10PM to 9:10PM)

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9BscrqTCRNWr_nmN0TVGkg

Technical Committee 24 Session – Gender and Development in Infrastructure (October 6, 2020, Tuesday, 7:00PM to 8:00PM)

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_so5AyRCKS1q1PjeQsRhypw

Technical Committee 21 Session – Transdisciplinary Approach for Building Societal Resilience to Disasters (October 6, 2020, Tuesday, 8:00PM to 9:00PM)

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_FtNlyhuCQWqv8xDPMbdzVg

Virtual Technical Tour – Philippine Tourism and Build Build Build Program of the Philippine Government (October 6, 2020, Tuesday, 8:00PM to 9:00PM)

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_QM7x6A19QHeXLQl3GPAO0w

Likewise, a Future Leaders Forum is also scheduled for civil engineers 35 years old and below and a member of an ACECC member-society. The link for the forum is provided below –

Future Leaders Forum (October 5, 2020, Monday, 7:00PM to 8:10PM)

Register in advance for this forum:

Register in advance for this meeting:https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_a7Wc7DSfT6yUu7LGuMwr2A

“It is advised that many are interested to participate but are unable to join due to limited slots. Please attend when you register or cancel your registration should you feel you cannot attend so that we can allow other members to attend”, PICE said in a statement.

This ACECC Executive Committee Meeting is a bi-annual event hosted alternately by member-societies. PICE as a founding member of ACECC will now be the host.

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