Other events taking place around the time of the Triennial Conference are ASCE Board of Direction Meeting on March 23-24, 2012 in Arlington, Va and the 2012 Legislative Fly-In on March 20-22, 2012 in Washington, D.C.
The Outstanding Projects And Leaders (OPAL) Gala
This Gala is the event at which the Society presents OPAL leadership awards (for people), Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) awards (projects), Charles Pankow Award for Innovation (award for innovation), Henry L. Michel Award for Industry Advancement of Research (award for an individual who influences construction research) and ASCE Excellence in Journalism Award (award for journalists that advance the public's understanding of engineering).
Date & Time: Thursday, March 22, 2012
Reception 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Dinner 7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Afterglow Reception 9:45 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel
Tickets: Ticket Prices include OPAL Awards Reception, Dinner and Afterglow Reception: $295 per person; Tables of 10 are $2,500.
Attire: Black tie attire is preferred, but dark suits or dress military attire are acceptable for men; women wear evening dresses (long or short), business or dress military attire