2019 Annual General Meeting

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
SYMPOSIUM at 6:00 pm with Cash Bar

Prince Arthur Waterfront Hotel & Suites
17 Cumberland St N
Thunder Bay, ON P7A 4K8


6:00 pm - Symposium with Cash Bar

6:30 pm - Buffet Dinner (chicken, roast beef, tossed salad, seasonal mixed vegetables, oven roasted potatoes, dainties, tea and coffee. One pitcher of beer per table will be provided)

7:00 pm - Annual General Meeting - Call to Order

8:00 pm - Speaker Presentation


Dr. Ahmed Elshaer, P.Eng.

The presentation will illustrate the current critical challenges facing the design of structures to resist extreme wind events besides showing the state-of-the-art numerical and experimental approaches to tackle these challenges.

The presentation will demonstrate some of the recent research work conducted by Dr. Elshaer.

Dr. Elshaer is an assistant professor at the Civil Engineering Department at Lakehead University. He obtained his PhD from the University of Western Ontario while working in the Alan Davenport Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel and WindEEE ResearchIinstitute. He has over ten years of experience in teaching, research and consulting in structural and wind engineering.



Deadline to reserve: 2:00 pm, March 19, 2019

For reservation details and booking information:

email: peonro@lakeheadu.ca or

phone: (807) 343-8345


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