Schedule at a Glance

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Monday, November 5

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Welcome

10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Opening Remarks: SMA's Place Today

Speaker:

Mike Acott, President, National Asphalt Pavement Association

10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

International Panel: Why SMA?

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

SMA: The History

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

SMA: Theory and Practice

SMA in PennDOT's Long Life Pavement Program (2:00 pm)
Speaker: Neal Fannin, Pavement Materials Engineer, PennDOT

2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Break

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

SMA: Performance Impacts for Life-Cycle Costs

3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Best Practices: Plant Production

Speaker:

Terry Roof, Assistant General Manager of Asphalt Plants, Superior Paving

4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Best Practices: Construction

Speaker:

Todd Mansell, Product Application Specialist, Caterpillar Paving

4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

SMA's Evolution: Rubber Modified SMA's

5:45 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Welcome Reception

A welcome reception will be available for all of those in attendance. This is an opportunity to network and enjoy time with other conference participants.

 

Tuesday, November 6

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Breakout Session: Historial Perspective and Case Studies Part 1

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Breakout Session: SMA Sustainability Part 1

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Break

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Breakout Session: Aggregate and Innovation

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Breakout Session: Historial Perspective and Case Studies Part 2

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Breakout Session: Historial Perspective and Case Studies Part 3

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Breakout Session: SMA and WMA

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Break

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Breakout Session: Laboratory Evaluations of SMA

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Breakout Session: Quantifying SMA Performance

5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Networking Reception

A networking reception will be available for all of those in attendance. This is an opportunity to network and enjoy time with other conference participants.

  

Wednesday, November 7

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Racetracks: SMA on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

 

 

Speaker:

 

William J. Pine, P.E., QC Director of Asphalt Technology, Heritage Construction & Materials, Heritage Research Group @ The Center

 

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Airports: Introducing SMA to Australian Airfields

Speaker:

Greg White, Director of the Airport Pavement Research Program, University of the Sunshine Coast

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Low Rolling Resistance SMA

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Thinlays

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Resisting Unique Loading

10:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

Break

10:50 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

Panel Session: The Future of SMA

11:50 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Conference Wrap-Up

12:00 p.m.

Conference Closes