Current Events

Innovation Day 2024


February 28th, 2024

Past Events

Innovation Day 2022

Register online at Registration Deadline:  October 21, 2022 at 4pm CDT

October 26th, 2022
Bridge evaluation through SHM – Sawn Timber Stringer Bridges

Bridge evaluation through SHM Topic 1:  Sawn Timber Stringer Bridges Date:  Wednesday, August 19, 2020 POSTPONED – Date to be announced in the fall Time:   11am Pacific Time (America); 2pm Eastern Time (America) Welcome and Introductions Dr. Baidar Bakht Difference between design and evaluation CHBDC provisions for bridge evaluation Load carrying capacity factor Dr. Aftab […]

July 22nd, 2020

An interactive and informative way to learn about Bridge Evaluation Through SHM   Topic 1:  SAWN TIMBER STRINGER BRIDGES Date:  Wednesday, August 19, 2020 POSTPONED – date to be announced in the Fall Time:   11am Pacific time (America) ; 2pm Eastern Time (America) Cost:  $50 plus GST (5%) Register – CLICK HERE   Topic 2:   GIRDER […]

July 22nd, 2020
Seminar – The Deadliest Earthquake in 2017 (Kermanshah-Iran)

You are invited to attend a seminar about the lessons learned from The Deadliest Earthquake in 2017 (Kermanshah-Iran). This event is  promoted by the Department of Civil Engineering and sponsored by SIMTReC and the CEGSA. Lunch will be provided, but seats are limited. Please RSVP to by February 19th, including your dietary restrictions in the […]

February 23rd, 2018
Professional Development Course for Masonry Consultants and Contractors – Design of Structural Masonry

Participants:  Download Course Material Here REGISTER HERE Course Description: The one-day course introduces students to masonry as a structural building material. Therefore, provides information on the design and analysis of masonry structures Course Objectives: Provide information on practical masonry design Introduce the use of Canadian Standard S304-14 Design of masonry structures Introduce Seismic design of […]

February 21st, 2018
Professional Development Course on Durability of Concrete Infrastructure

COURSE IS FULL – If you wish to be wait listed, please contact Charleen Choboter at Date & Location: Day 1 (4 hours) – September 12th, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Day 2 (4 hours) –  September 13th, 8:30 am to 12:30 pm (Lunch included:12:30 pm to 1:30 pm) SmartPark Event Centre – Located at […]

September 12th, 2017

Innovation Day is SIMTReC’s networking event of the year. This year it was held on October 26, 2016. It brought together representatives from academia, industry, and government. The day began by browsing through a display of posters prepared by SMITReC graduate students and research staff. We had our first Best Poster Competition and the Best […]

October 26th, 2016
Bridge Analysis, Design and Structural Health Course

The course will be provided by two of Canada’s leading experts in the field, and will be based on a book that they have just published entitled:   “Bridges: Analysis, Design, Structural Health Monitoring, and Rehabilitation”. The book has just been published by Springer Verlag (engl: publishing company) Germany and each participant will receive a hard […]

March 27th, 2017

SIMTReC Innovation Day 2017  The event was held on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at the Pinnacle Club at Investors Group Field.  This event is our networking event of the year.  Our Innovation Workshop brings together representatives from academia, industry, and government to network and hear about new and innovative research taking place at the Resource Centre. Below are […]

October 25th, 2017
Fibber Optic Monitoring

On October 25, 2016 SIMTReC was hosting its first Alumni Reception at the University of Manitoba. The event was sponsored by the University of Manitoba and brought together alumni and former leaders of Intelligent Sensing for Innovative Structures Canada. It was inspiring for our current graduate students to see our alumni in prominent positions in […]

October 25th, 2016