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ASCE's 143rd Annual Civil Engineering Conference
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     The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) held its 143rd Annual Civil Engineering Conference from October 9-12, 2013, in Charlotte, North Carolina.  During the conference, the author gave a presentation to attendees on Patenting Civil Engineering Innovation Globally.  Some of the slides used in the presentation can be viewed by clicking on the below link:
      The program for the conference can be viewed by clicking on the below link.  The author gave the presentation Patenting Civil Engineering Innovation Globally on Friday, October 11, 2013, at 4:30-5:30 p.m.