Location

Whether it's the friendly vibe, creative culture, or active community, there's something special about Austin, the Live Music Capital of the World and one of the USA's top destinations. (Austin consistently earns high rankings from publications such as Travel+Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, and others around the world.) Fly to Austin non-stop from more than 50 U.S. cities and 7 international cities such as Toronto, London, and Frankfurt.

Austin is home to more than 300 parks, and with an average year-round temperature of around 70 degrees, the city offers an abundance of outdoor activities and sports. There's also no shortage of history or legend to be found in the architecture, monuments, and museums in every part of the city. Dining and shopping opportunities abound at all levels of price and sophistication.

For more information on what to do while in Austin visit the official Austin tourism website.

POINTS OF INTEREST

AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center at UT Austin

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center

The University of Texas at Austin
1900 University Ave
Austin, TX 78705

The GEESD V 2018 conference hotel room block will open .

Conference Chairs

Ellen M. Rathje, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE
University of Texas at Austin
Conference Chair
Adrian Rodriguez-Marek, Ph.D., M.ASCE
Virginia Tech
Conference Co-Chair
Scott J. Brandenberg, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE
University of California-Los Angeles
Technical Program Chair