Jul 11

2019 Annual ICEA Mid-Year Conference

Event Details

Ames, Iowa


Gateway Hotel and Conference Center
2100 Green Hills Dr.
Ames, Iowa 50014


July 11, 2019


Registration Begins at 7:45 am
Conference Begins at 8:15 am


Registration Fee per person : 65.00

Event Contact
Keith Knapp
InTrans, Iowa LTAP


The ICEA Mid-Year Conference is held every July in Ames, Iowa. It is an opportunity for county engineers and their staff to gather information about subjects and activities that can improve their efficiency and effectiveness.

Who Should Attend?

Attendance at this event is limited to Iowa Secondary Roads Department staff and related personnel, along with related Iowa DOT and FHWA-Iowa Division staff.

Pre-conference Golf Outing

A pre-conference golf outing will be held July 10 at Veenker Golf Course in Ames.

This is a separate registration process. Please click here to sign up for the lunch before golf, the golf outing, and the BBQ dinner. Registration for the golf outing is required by June 30, 2019.

Just in case the link above doesn’t work, the address is here:

For questions, contact Eric Cowles, Iowa DOT, at or 515-239-1064.

Tentative Agenda

7:45 a.m.         Registration – Coffee and Rolls

8:15 a.m.         Executive Board Update (State of the ICEA Address)

      Binder Basics and Naming Conventions

      Engineering Properties of Binder:  HiPro

      Service Bureau Update

      Bridge Deck Preservation and Repair Methods

10:10 a.m.       BREAK

10:25 a.m.       Long Term Lessons Learned in Iowa Base Stabilization Research

      Panel:  Long Term Maintenance and Flood Mitigation in Areas of Base Stabilization

      LTAP Update

12:05 p.m.      LUNCH

1:15 p.m.        Highway Research Board and SRRE Update

     Team Building with DiSC

      Local Systems Update

3:30 p.m.        Adjourn

For More Information

If you have questions or need more information, please contact Keith Knapp at 515-294-8817 or