Our Annual Workshop
Join us each summer for Leadership Development Weekend (LDW) as we empower Texas Section members to become leaders within ASCE and in the civil engineering profession. LDW is 2-day, invitation-only, workshop typically held in June or July. Each summer’s agenda is planned by the ASCE Texas Section President-Elect.
Join us for Leadership Development Weekend 2021 on July 9-11 in Houston, TX. The goal of this event is to empower you as professionals and volunteers by providing you with relevant information, resources, and contacts. We hope you all enjoy your experience and are able to take something away from the event that will help you in your professional and/or personal endeavors.
The registration deadline is Wednesday, June 16, 2021.
Holiday Inn & Suites Houston West – Westway Park
- 4606 Westway Park Blvd, Houston, TX 77041
- Group Rate: $74/night + taxes
- Reservations can be made using the link below or by calling 713-996-8200
- Group/Corporate Code: ASC
- Booking Link
View and download the event agenda here.
The safety of all our members is a top priority. By attending, you agree to abide by and engage in certain health-and-safety-measures as required by the hotel and other event venues. This includes, but is not limited to, adhering to CDC recommended guidelines and wearing face coverings when physical distancing is difficult to maintain. ASCE Texas Section will provide attendees with more details regarding the required health-and-safety-measures required as the event nears.
Why You Should Attend
- Further develop your critical leadership skills through group presentations & breakout sessions
- Gain a thorough understanding of ASCE & the Texas Section’s structure
- Learn more about your specific volunteer role & responsibilities as a Section or Branch leader
- Build relationships with other Texas leaders
In addition to unique leadership sessions, attendees will get an in-depth look at how ASCE and the Texas Section operate. We hope you come away from this event with the tools you need to be a Leader within ASCE and your profession.
Those of you who enjoy networking and catching up with your fellow Texas Section members at these events will not be disappointed. There will be a group social event on Saturday evening as well as ample down-time to socialize with your fellow attendees throughout the weekend.
Who Should Attend
Leadership Development Weekend is an invitation-only event. Incoming Section leaders, Section committee and institute chapter chairs, and representatives from each Branch will be invited. We aim to invite as many dues-paying members of the Texas Section as possible, including younger members.
Can’t wait to join us? Please contact your local Branch President or the Texas Section Office to express your interest in attending LDW.