Information Collected by ASCE
ADA Compliance/ Special Concessions
If you require special assistance at the conference, please submit a written description of your requirements with your registration form or email [email protected] no later than February 28, 2024. While ASCE/Construction Institute will make every effort to meet your needs, accommodations cannot be guaranteed without notification by the deadline
Attendees under the age of 18 are prohibited on the exhibit hall floor during set-up and break-down. Children are welcome to attend certain aspects* of ASCE conferences as indicated in the event specific registration materials.
Assumption of Risk and Hold Harmless
All ASCE/Construction Institute events and activities are purely voluntary activities, and attendees are fully responsible for their own conduct and well-being, including, and without limitation, determining their level of fitness to take part in any such event or activity. In participating in any event or activity, attendees shall be deemed to understand and accept all risk of possible physical injury that might occur as a result of such participation. Attendees agree to release and hold harmless ASCE and its affiliates, employees, officers, directors, representatives, and agents from any and all alleged and/or actual liability, claims, actions, lawsuits, damages, or losses, of any kind which arise out of or result from attendance at and participation in the conference.
Early-bird and Advance registrants will receive their name badges and tickets at the Registration Desk during registration hours. Due to the time constraints near and after the registration cutoff date, the appropriate paperwork may not have been forwarded to the on-site staff before their departure. Please be sure to bring your confirmation e-mail and a copy of the original paperwork if you registered after February 28, 2024.
The dress code for the conference is business casual (i.e. slacks, casual dresses). Meeting room temperatures will vary, so wear layered clothing to ensure your personal comfort. We also recommend attendees wear comfortable shoes.
Badge Policy and Ribbons
Your conference name badge is your admission to the educational sessions. Ribbons will be available at the Registration desk. As a safety precaution, please remove your badge when leaving the hotel or event center.
If you are unable to attend an event you have purchased an extra ticket for, you will be able to turn it in to the registration desk. Only if ASCE is able to sell your ticket, will you be able to get a refund. Tickets will not be refunded for no shows.
Cancellations must be sent in writing or via e-mail. All refunds are provided on a case-by-case basis and are reviewed 30 days post-conference. Cancellations requests received prior to the cancelation deadline of February 28, 2024 in advance received full refund, less $100 processing fee.
Code of Conduct
At all ASCE events, we are committed to:
- incorporating the highest standards of professional integrity, dignity, fairness, justice, and respect for everyone, regardless of identity.
-ensuring a safe, affirming, and inclusive space for our event participants, staff, volunteers, and all other stakeholders.
-ensuring that all participants treat each other with respect, dignity, and consideration to create a collegial and safe professional environment where harassment and discrimination is NEVER tolerated at events, or on social media or other online platforms.
Harassment includes (but is not limited to) comments using demeaning, derogatory or discriminatory language; comments intended to cause offense or harm to others; deliberate intimidation, stalking, following, or harassing photography or recording; sustained disruption of talks or other events; inappropriate physical contact; and unwelcome attention.
Respectful interactions among participants means interacting in an appropriate and professional manner that includes communication via email and online platforms associated with the event and social media.
We expect all participants to follow this Behavior Code of Conduct at all ASCE meetings, events, and activities, including the event venue, any external venue affiliated with ASCE and/or ASCE social events.
Distribution of Literature or Promotional Information
Distribution of literature, samples, or other promotional material by attendees is prohibited without prior permission by ASCE. Any attendee found to be distributing literature without prior approval may be asked to leave the show. Exhibitors may distribute literature, samples, and materials only within the confines of their rented booth space, except with prior permission from ASCE.
Please arrive on time for meal functions. We cannot guarantee the availability of food for attendees who arrive late.
We hope that your visit to 2024 CI & CRC Joint Conference will be free from illness or injury but in case you or a family member needs medical attention during your time at the event please contact the event center or an ASCE Staff member. Venue Security/Staff will respond immediately to your location. For life-threatening emergencies, such as chest pain, shortness of breath, or severe abdominal pain call 911.
Meeting Room Overcrowding
ASCE/ Construction Institute will make every effort to schedule popular events in rooms large enough to accommodate anticipated attendance. Because many events are extremely popular, it is wise to select alternative events as you plan your Conference schedule ASCE/ CI Institute, and the host facilities are REQUIRED to follow local fire regulations and may ask participants in rooms at capacity to choose another event.
No Smoking/ Vaping
ASCE/ Construction Institute supports a “No Smoking/ Vaping” policy. Smoking/Vaping is prohibited in all venues hosting ASCE events.
As outlined in ASCE’s governing documents, ASCE functions and activities are intended to foster the expression and exchange of engineering ideas by all members, regardless of gender, race, ethnic origin, religion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disabilities, or any other reason not related to scientific or technical merit. It is the responsibility of all participants and guests to conduct themselves in a professional manner in which all persons are treated with dignity and respect.
Photo and Video Recording of Sessions
ASCE may take photographs and/or make audio and visual recordings of the event, and participants grant to ASCE the absolute right and permission to use any such photographs or recordings that may be taken during the event for any purpose in its sole discretion.
Photos, video or audio recording(s) of any educational session is strictly prohibited without prior written permission from both ASCE/Construction Institute and the session presenter(s).
Professional Development Hours (PDHs)
By attending certain conference sessions, technical tours, and seminars, you may earn PDHs, which are nationally recognized units of record. Please note there are differences from state to state in continuing education requirements for professional engineering licensure. Each state licensing board has the final authority to approve courses, credits, PDHs, and other methods of earning credits in that state. ASCE/Construction Institute strongly recommends that individuals regularly check with their state licensing boards for specific continuing education requirements in their jurisdictions that affect professional engineering licensure and the ability to renew licensure.
Program and Session Cancellations
ASCE/Construction Institute reserves the right to cancel programs and/or sessions. In the unlikely event of a cancellation, all registrants will be notified and will receive a refund, if applicable, for technical tours, or ticketed events. Programs and sessions are subject to change, and ASCE/Construction Institute reserves the right to substitute a program, session and/or speaker of equal caliber to fulfill the educational requirements. Respectful interactions among participants means interacting in an appropriate and professional manner that includes communication via email and online platforms associated with the event and social media. We expect all participants to follow this Behavior Code of Conduct at all ASCE meetings, events, and activities, including the event venue, any external venue affiliated with ASCE and/or ASCE social events.