Schedule

Schedule At-a-Glance

We look forward to seeing you in Miami! 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 - features table exhibits and session topics on the most cutting edge tunneling projects.


Monday, November 18, 2019  
ITA Awards Conference*  
ITA Awards Banquet*
*Requires additional ticketing to attend. Special discounted rates available with Cutting Edge Conference registration.
 
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Activity
7:30am – 5:00pm Registration Opens
7:30am – 8:00am Continental Breakfast & Coffee
8:00am – 8:10am Opening Remarks
Conference Chair: Bob Goodfellow, Aldea Services
8:10am – 10:00am Keynote Session:
“Pushing the Envelope of Pressurized TBM Tunneling”
10:00am – 10:30am Coffee Break & Exhibition
10:30am – Noon Cutterhead Interventions: From Saturation to Elimination
Noon – 1:30pm Buffet Lunch & Exhibition
1:30pm – 3:00pm Ground Control, Face Support & Monitoring
3:00pm – 3:30pm Coffee Break & Exhibition
3:30pm – 5:00pm Big Data and Who Wants It?
5:00pm – 6:30pm Exhibit Hall Drinks Reception
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Activity
7:30am – 5:00pm Registration Opens
7:30pm – 8:00am Continental Breakfast & Coffee
8:00am – 10:00am Developments in Tunnel Lining Design, Testing & Manufacturing
10:00am – 10:30am Coffee Break & Exhibition
10:30am - Noon New Ideas and Faces - UCA YM Session
Noon - 1:30pm Buffet Lunch & Exhibition
1:30pm - 3:30pm Advancements in TBM Operation & Excavation Technology
3:30pm - 4:00pm Coffee Break & Exhibition
4:00pm - 5:30pm TBM Operation & Face Support
5:30pm Closing Remarks Conference Chair: Bob Goodfellow, Aldea Services