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PRELIMINARY PROGRAM


One Day Workshop:7 December 2014


Location: Cairo University Presidential Hall


Time

Topic

Speaker

8:30 am

Registration

9:00 am

Welcoming Speeches

9:30 am

Lecture 1

Cold Formed Steel Residential Buildings: An innovative solution to the Egyptian Housing Problem

Metwally Abu-Hamd

Cairo University, Egypt

10:15 am

Lecture 2

Recent Advances in Cold Formed Steel Design and Construction

Ben Schafer

Johns Hopkins Univ., USA

11:00 am

Tea / Coffee Break

11:30 am

Lecture 3

Cold-Formed Steel Design Resources

Cris Moen

Virginia Tech., USA

12:15 am

Lecture 4

Fabrication and Erection

Francisco Vilhena

Dosmontes Co., Portugal

1:15 pm

Lunch Break

2:15 pm

Lecture 5

Innovative Solutions for Walls and Floors

Metwally Abu-Hamd

Cairo University, Egypt

3:00 pm

Lecture 6

Fire, Acoustic and VibrationsBehavior

Maged Hanna
M. Zaki

HBRC, Egypt


2- TWO DAY TRAINING COURSE


Training Course Day 1: 8 December 2014


Location: Cairo University Presidential Hall


Time

Topic

Speaker

9:00 am

Lecture 1

Cold-Formed Steel (CFS) Structural Systems and Loads

Ben Schafer

Johns Hopkins Univ., USA

9:45 am

Group exercise

NEES Building Calculation and Drawing Review, Wall and Floor Demand Calculations

All

10:45 am

Tea / Coffee Break

11:30 am

Lecture 2

Introduction to Thin-Walled Structures and Elastic Buckling Analysis

Cris Moen

Virginia Tech., USA

12:15 pm

Group

exercise

NEES Building Wall Stud and Floor Joist Elastic Buckling Calculations

All

1:15 pm

Lunch Break

2:15 pm

Lecture 3

CFS Design with the Direct Strength Method

Cris Moen

Virginia Tech., USA

3:00 pm

Group exercise

NEES Building Wall Stud and Floor Joist Capacity Calculations

All


Training Course Day 2: 9 December 2014


Location: Cairo University Presidential Hall


Time

Topic

Speaker

9:00 am

Lecture 1

CFS Building Lateral Design

Ben Schafer

Johns Hopkins Univ., USA

9:45 am

Group exercise

NEES Building Shear Wall and Diaphragm Design

All

10:45 am

Tea / Coffee Break

11:30 am

Lecture 2

CFS Design according to Egyptian Code: Part 1

Metwally Abu-Hamd

Cairo University, Egypt

12:15 pm

Group exercise

Case Study: Digital Library Building at CU

All

1:15 pm

Lunch Break

2:15 pm

Lecture 3

CFS Design according to Egyptian Code: Part 2

Metwally Abu-Hamd

Cairo University, Egypt

3:00 pm

Closing

All