GhIE Delegation Arrives In US For ASCE Convention

A delegation from the Ghana Institution of Engineering has left Accra to attend the 2018 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Convention in Denver Colorado in United States of America.

This year’s conference comes off at the Hyatt Regency Colorado Convention Centre from October 12th-15th on the theme: ‘Engineering, Innovation and Leading.’

A Memorandum of Understanding is expected to be signed between the ASCE and the GhIE during the conference. The agreement will focus on the exchange of information regarding the Engineering Profession in general. It will especially highlight the sharing of information on scientific research and technical issues of mutual interest to both bodies. The Agreement also provides mutual professional advice in areas of emergency response to natural disasters and mitigation of risks and hazards.

The delegation which is led by the President of the Ghana Institution of Engineering (GhIE), Steve A Amoaning-Yankson includes Ing. Leslie Alex Ayeh President-elect, Ing
Kwabena Agyei Agyepong, Executive Director (Ag) and Chair of the Civil Division Ing. Joseph Oddei.


Source: Ghana/