The conference theme ‘People. Purpose. Passion.' showcases a profession at the top of its game, highlighting the hard work, passion, connections, technologies and professionalism that drive the deep foundations industry worldwide.
The conference is being presented on a dynamic and interactive online platform to connect and engage the deep foundations community worldwide. Highlights of the conference include the keynote lecture "A Tale of a Thriving City and the Deep Foundations that Support It," presented by Schnabel Geostructural Design and Construction; 60 plus live-stream and on-demand presentations; topical panel discussions; awards programme featuring DFI's Distinguished Service Award and Outstanding Project Award; and Student and Young Professional Paper Competitions Winner Presentations.
"DFI is very excited about hosting #DFI45 as an online conference," said Theresa Engler, executive director of DFI. "This format allows deep foundations professionals from all over world to participate in the event without having to travel. And for those who can't join the live online event, they can access recorded presentations and earn professional development hours through December 31, 2020."