23th George F. Sowers Annual Lecture

2021 Sowers Symposium Speakers:

State-of-the-Art Lecture

"Research Methods, Needs, and Strategic Approaches for Geohazard Event Reconnaissance"
Joe Wartman
Ph.D., P.E.
H.R. Berg Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA


State-of-the-Practice Lecture

"Ground Improvement in the 21st Century"
Vernon R. Schaefer
Ph.D., P.E.
James M. Hoover Chair in Geotechnical Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA


Sowers Lecture

"Urban Green Infrastructure for Stormwater Management: Findings and Lessons Learned from a Multi-Year Research Program"
Patricia J. Culligan
Ph.D., C.Eng, F.ASCE, FICE
Matthew H. McCloskey Dean, College of Engineering, Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN