AEI Forum

Omaha, Nebraska | April 4–6, 2018
Children's Hospital and Medical Center - HDR

The HEALTH of the Integrated Building

The AEI Biennial Forum is a joint platform bringing together students, professionals and academics engaged in the building industry in a way that fosters active dialogue and interaction to promote the future of the profession.


Join us, the Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and The Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction, University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), at the 2nd Biennial AEI Forum.

The theme of the Forum is The HEALTH of the Integrated Building, and offers an opportunity for all members of the building industry, including structural, mechanical, electrical engineers, construction management professionals, architects, as well as students to discuss advanced strategies and state-of-the-art practices of building technology.

The Forum will feature the AEI Student Competition, AEI Professional Project Awards, professional presentations on building integration, as well as the latest technology in the many areas of the building field. Continuing education activities will be offered as PDH credits.

Technical Tours

This year's technical tours are out! All will take place on Thursday, April 5. Read all about the 4 choices.


The AEI Professional Project Award (PPA) program is conducted annually and is designed to publicly acknowledge outstanding achievement in design and construction. 2018 Winners announced at the awards banquet during the conference. Learn more about the PPA.


The Architectural Engineering Institute Student Design Competition (AEI SDC) highlights the collaboration of multi-disciplinary architectural engineering student teams, showcases the knowledge and application of design and construction principles to a real world project scenario, and prepares students for the realities of their chosen industry. Finalists present before a panel of judges on Thursday, April 5. Learn more about the AEI SDC.

Durham School at the Peter Kiewit Institute

AEI Forum takes place at the following facilities:

Scott Conference Center
6450 Pine Street
Omaha, NE 68106

The Durham School
The Peter Kiewit Institute
1110 S. 67th Street
Omaha, NE 68182

Official hotels of AEI Forum:

Residence Inn Omaha Aksarben Village
1717 South 67th Street
Omaha  NE  68106

Courtyard by Marriott Omaha Aksarben Village
1625 S 67th Street
Omaha, NE 68106

Conference Chairs

Stephanie J. Guy, P.E., LEED AP
Mechanical Engineer (NE), Alvine Engineering
Clarence E. Waters, Ph.D., P.E.
Professor of Architectural Engineering, Durham School of Architectural Engineering & Construction, University of Nebraska-Lincoln


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