ASDSO Conferences and Seminars

Latest Training News and Announcements

The Dam Safety 2015 National Conference was held on September 13-17 in New Orleans, LA, with over 900 attendees.  If you were unable to attend, get the technical papers that were presented by ordering the conference proceedings CD HERE.



2016 West Regional Conference.   March 9-11 at the Sacramento Convention Center in Sacramento, CA. Exhibit & Sponsorship info now available. Attendee Registration Now Open.

Dam Safety 2016 National Conference. Sept. 11-15 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA. Exhibit & Sponsorship info now available.  Call for Abstracts NOW OPEN.

Dam Safety 2017 National Conference. Sept. 10-14 at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Hotel in San Antonio, TX


Inspection and Assessment of Dams, November 17-19, 2015 in Columbia, SC. 

Basic HEC-RAS with an Intro to HEC-RAS 2D on February 23-26 in Phoenix, AZ. Register now to ensure your spot.

Fundamentals of Reinforced Concrete Design of Hydraulic Structures (NEW!) on March 29-31 in Baltimore, MD. Registration Now Open

Seepage Through Earthen Dams on April 26-28 in Atlanta, GA. Registration Now Open

Inspection and Assessment of Dams on May 25-27, in Omaha, NE

Stability Analysis of Embankment Dams on June 28-30 in Austin, TX


February 17-18 National Dam Safety Program Technical Seminar: Internal Evaluation Techniques for Earthen Dams, Emmitsburg, MD. More Info.

TISP Critical Infrastructure Symposium: Resilience: An Infrastructure, Social & Economic Imperative. April 3-5, 2016, Charleston, South Carolina. Hosted by The Infrastructure Security Partnership Council of the Society of American Military Engineers and The Citadel.  CALL FOR PAPERS NOW OPEN.





For webinar agenda and registration info, please visit the ASDSO WEBINAR INFO PAGE.

Upcoming Live Webinars:

Seepage Rehabilitation for Embankment Dams, John W. France, P.E., and Jennifer Williams, P.E., December 8, 2015. *Eligible for New York P.E. credits.

Intro to the Application of 2D Hydraulic Modeling for Dam and Levee Safety, Amanda Hess, P.E., and Benjamin Israel-Devadason, P.E., January 12, 2016. 

Dam Safety with 3D Weirs, Brian M. Crookston, P.E. and Gregory S. Paxson, P.E. February 9, 2016.

Remedial Cutoff Walls for Dams and Levees, Donald A. Bruce, Ph.D., P.E. March 8, 2016

Spillway Conduits - More Than Just a Pipe Through the Dam, Joseph Monroe, P.E., April 12, 2016

Strength Selection for Slope Stability Analysis, John W. France, P.E., and Christina Winckler, P.E. May 10, 2016

Cracking and Hydraulic Fracturing in Embankment Dams and Levees, Debora Miller, Ph.D., P.E. June 14, 2016.

Three-Dimensional Influences on Seepage Safety and Development of Seepage Failure Modes, Keith Ferguson, P.E. July 12, 2016

The fee for each 2 hour webinar is $130 per registrant. Paid registrants will receive a link to the on-line broadcast, downloadable course materials, and a certificate for two professional development hours.


ALL previously held ASDSO webinars are available in digital archived format for on-demand viewing.

See the registration page for archived webinar titles and instructor info. Fees $95 per person per course for webinars broadcast prior to July 1, 2015)

See the ASDSO Bookstore for additional distance learning materials, including webinar content on CD, and digital archives of selected annual conference sessions.

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