Action Track

Innovation

Track lead

Jerry Buckwalter

ASCE Chief Operating and Strategy Officer

The International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure hosted its Fall 2020 Symposium in November 2020, one year on after its launch. In this short video, Jerry Buckwalter, Chief Innovation Officer, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), and Mark Hansford, Director of Engineering Knowledge, Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and ICSI Action Track Project Leaders, give an update on the Innovation Action Track.

Objective

Accelerate innovative ideas that improve sustainable design/performance and resiliency of infrastructure

 

Action plan

  • Review ASCE Future World Vision future trends and scenarios research
  • Select future trends with most positive impact on sustainability and resilience
  • Develop short list of innovative activities/projects for testing in real world
  • Partner with organizations/cities/ companies on pilot projects