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October Meeting: Mentoring in Civil Engineering

posted Oct 6, 2017, 11:11 AM by Charles Mitchell   [ updated Oct 6, 2017, 11:12 AM ]
Speaker:  Dan Sheer, P.E., Ph.D.
 
After earning his Ph.D. in Geography and Environmental Engineering at Johns Hopkins University, Dan joined the Interstate Commission on the Potomac where obtained his P.E. and helped put in place the CO-OP section which continues to ensure reliable water supply for the Washington Metro Area. That effort earned Honorable Mention in the ASCE Outstanding Civil Engineering Award competition. In 1985 he founded HydroLogics Inc., a very small company that helped resolve a wide range of water disputes nationally and internationally. HydroLogics helped manage water resources in basins containing about 20% of the US population. Dan was honored with the ASCE Edmund Friedman Young Engineer's Award. He is the 2017 recipient of the ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute's Julian Hinds Award for "bringing leadership and vision to water management in the U.S. and internationally, for pioneering the collaborative modeling processes, and for technological innovations in water resource systems management including development of systems, optimization tools and the reservoir operations software, OASIS."  Dan is also a Life Member of ASCE.

Meeting Schedule
Date: October 11, 2017
Social Hour: 6-7:00p
Dinner in the ballroom: 7:00p
Announcements and Guest Speaker beginning at 7:45p

Location
Engineer's Club of Baltimore
11 West Mount Vernon Place
Baltimore, MD 21201
http://www.esb.org

Dress Code
Jacket Required, Tie Optional

Cost
Members: $45
Non Dues Paying Members: $60
Non-Members/Guests: $60
Students & Government Employees: $30

Registration Deadline & Cancellation Policy
Registrations are open until Noon, the Friday prior to the event. At that time all reservations are considered firm and billed. You will not be able to receive a refund after that time. Additionally, you will be invoiced, via email, for payment in the event you cancel, after this deadline or do not attend the event. You will not have to pay if you cancel your registration prior to this deadline.