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ACI fall symposium to honor concrete-promoting educator

Source: American Concrete Institute, Farmington Hills, Mich.

ACI will honor Pennsylvania State University Professor of Civil Engineering Andy Scanlon for his long-term contributions to the concrete industry at the organization’s fall convention in Cincinnati. "The Andy Scanlon Symposium on Serviceability and Safety of Concrete Structures: From Theory to Practice, Parts 1-4" will cover issues related to serviceability and safety of concrete structures from both a theoretical and design perspective. Part one will be held Oct. 16, parts two and three on Oct. 17, and part four on Oct. 18. Presentations will be delivered by individuals who have worked closely with Scanlon in his areas of interest. The reception in honor of Andy Scanlon will take place from 6–7 p.m., Oct. 17. To learn more about the ACI Fall 2011 Convention, visit www.aciconvention.org.