Schedule

Schedule At-a-Glance

We look forward to seeing you in Los Angeles! Please note, all events and times are subject to change. Check back regularly for the latest schedule and details about conference events. Some events require an additional preregistration fee and ticket, while the rest are included in the overall conference registration.

 

This unique two-day event – organized in partnership by North American Tunneling Journal and the UCA of SME – will also feature a tailored exhibit and the opportunity to visit tunneling projects in the Los Angeles area.

To view the schedule, please select a day from the left hand column. *All event dates and times are subject to change. Please check back often for the latest updates to the conference schedule

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Registration Opens 7:30am – 5:00pm
Coffee and Pastries 7:30am – 8:00am
Opening Remarks
Conference Chair: Hannes Lagger, Arup
8:00am – 8:10am
Keynote Session: Pushing the Innovation Envelope 8:10am – 10:00am
Coffee Break & Exhibition 10:00am – 10:30am
Advancements in the use of BIM and Data Analysis in Underground Construction 10:30am – 12:00pm
Buffet Lunch & Exhibition 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Developments in Tunneling Materials, Equipment and Safety 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coffee Break & Exhibition 3:30pm – 4:00pm
Owners’ Question Time: We Have Questions – Do You Have Answers? 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Exhibit Hall Drinks Reception 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Registration Opens 7:30am – 5:00pm
Coffee and Pastries 7:30am – 8:00am
Innovations in Deep Tunnels and Shafts through Mountain Ranges 8:00am –10:30am
Coffee Break & Exhibition 10:30am – 12:00pm
Tunnel Construction Enabling Works 10:30am – 12:30pm
Buffet Lunch & Exhibition 12:30pm – 1:30pm
West Coast Project Update 1:30pm – 2:30pm
Face loss and Settlement Control 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Coffee Break & Exhibition 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Face loss and Settlement Control: Can the TBM alone be trusted? 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Closing Remarks Conference Chair: Hannes Lagger, Arup 5:30pm
Field Trip - LA Metro – Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project
Learn more about the field trip.
7:30am - 12:00pm