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January 23rd, Thursday

Pre-Conference Activities

Daytime Events

Napa Wine Tasting

Napa, CA

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

Join us for a visit to Napa Valley, the most legendary wine county in the world. Castelle di Amorosa and Sterling Vineyards.

*Includes snacks, box lunch, and transportation.


Alcatraz Prison Island Tour

San Francisco, CA

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Step back in time and experience the legendary Island that was a Civil War fort, a military prison and one of the most notorious federal penitentiaries in US history.

*Includes Transportation


January 24th, Friday

Conference Day 1

Evening Event

Salsa Social @ Space 550

San Francisco, CA

8:00 pm - Midnight

Learn more about Bay Area culture through dance. Join the group for a salsa dance lesson at 8:00PM (beginner's level) and dance the night away. Forgot your dance shoes? Not to worry, this venue offers a full bar and live music! Must be 21+

Purchase at the Door


Evening Event

WRYMC Pre-College Outreach Workshop

Burlingame, CA

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Let's look to the future of civil engineering as we learn tips and techniques to reach students in grades K-12. Engage in a highly interactive session designed to bring outreach to life.

Exploratorium After Dark

San Francisco, CA

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Things look different after dark. Join us and lose yourself in the numerous exhibits exploring perception, art, and science. Grab a drink and get immersed in everything from a pitch-black dome to a fog bridge, dazzling light displays, and more.


Purchase at the Door

January 25th, Saturday

Conference Day 2 - Tech Tours from 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Technical Tours

January 26th, Sunday

Post Conference Activity

Daytime Event

**Register for one of the following Tech Tours!**

Confidential Corporate Tech Campus

Mountain View, CA

North America’s largest cross-laminated timber (CLT) structure is currently underway in Mountain View, California. Scheduled to complete in August 2020, this 32-acre Silicon Valley corporate campus consists of a multistory office space, a theater, a roof garden, a wellness/fitness center, and a soccer field.

Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco, CA

Join us for a tour of one of ASCE’s Seven Wonders of the Modern World! This tour will start with the NSF exhibit at the welcome plaza of the bridge, where you can learn about the history and the engineering behind the bridge. We will also be walking across the Golden Gate.

Harry Tracy Water Treatment Plant and Lower Crystal Springs Dam

San Bruno, CA

The Lower Crystal Springs Dam served as a model for the Hoover Dam and survived the 1989 Loma Prieta and 1906 San Francisco seismic events. The improved treatment plant facility now has the capacity to supply nearly one million people with water for 60 days within 24 hours of a major earthquake. New construction above the dam added a replacement cast-in-place, post-tensioned concrete box girder bridge. 

Salesforce Transit Center

Financial District, SF, CA

The Salesforce Transit Center is a three-story by four block long transit hub which features a 5.4-acre rooftop park that is home to 600 trees and 16,000 plants This hub connects eight Bay Area counties and the state of California through 11 transit systems, including the future High Speed Rail, which will connect San Francisco to Southern California!

BART Vehicle

Maintenance Shop

Hayward, CA

For more than 45 years, BART has provided fast, reliable transportation to downtown offices, tourist attractions, entertainment venues, universities and other destinations for Bay Area residents and visitors alike. You will get an insider's "before and after" look at renovated BART cars, as well as an opportunity to learn about the new technology of the Fleet of the Future cars, and the history and future of the BART.

Bay Bridge Tour

Bay Bridge

The Eastern Span of the Bay Bridge was completed in 2013 and is a self-anchored suspension bridge with an orthotropic deck. The tour will be comprehensive and will include viewing the bridge from Yerba Buena Island, going down into the deck of the bridge, and riding up to the top of the tower (if weather permits).

San Francisco’s Next Waterfront Taxi Hub

San Francisco, CA

Specifically referred to as the Downtown San Francisco Ferry Terminal South Basin Expansion Project, the improved terminal will help revitalize the once world renowned Ferry Building area into an active waterfront taxi (ferry) hub. More importantly, the ferry hub will prepare Downtown San Francisco with the ability to have emergency water transit solutions during a major emergency.

Bike Ride Across the Golden Gate Bridge

Stretch your legs and bike across the world famous Golden Gate Bridge, a feat of civil engineering! Plan on lunch in Sausalito before heading back on the Ferry.


*Weather Permitting


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