Virtual Workshop for Structural Engineers – STAAD CONNECT Edition

Virtual Workshop for Structural Engineers – STAAD CONNECT Edition

November 14, 2019
1:00 – 3:30 pm CST

Join our most popular virtual workshop for structural engineers, featuring STAAD CONNECT Edition.  Learn the most efficient way to optimize the workflow of your next structural project and increase your productivity. This session has been structured to cover both steel and concrete so no matter what type of project you are working on there is something for you!

You will learn how to:

  • Overcome challenges structural engineers commonly face
  • Analyze and Design steel structures in the most efficient way
  • Design steel connections quickly
  • Carry out concrete design and foundation design faster and with high accuracy
  • Produce general arrangement drawings


  • 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm CST: Structural Keynote – State of the Industry, State of Innovation
    Join Raoul Karp, Vice President of Design Integration Analysis at Bentley Systems, for this keynote brief on the state of the industry and the state of innovation. Weigh where you sit on the Going Digital spectrum and evaluate where you need to be!
  • 1:15 pm - 1:45 pm CST: Introduction to STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition
    Join this presentation to learn about the new and exciting capabilities of the STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition and how it can help in faster completion of your projects.

  • 1:45 pm – 2:20 pm CST: Analysis and Design of Steel Members, Connections and GA Drawing Production
    This part of the presentation focuses on Direct Analysis and Steel Design as per the latest AISC 360-16 specification. Watch how GA drawings can be generated automatically from the STAAD.Pro model in minutes.

  • 2:20 pm – 2:30 pm CST: Steel Connection Design
    See how easily the RAM Connection interface within STAAD.Pro can be used to design steel connections as per the latest AISC 360-16.

  • 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm CST: Concrete Design
    This part of the presentation will show you how to design concrete beams, columns, slabs and walls as per ACI 318-14. Learn how to generate detailed drawings, bill of quantities, bar bending schedules and generate detailed design reports.

  • 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm CST: Foundation Design
    Learn how to design different types of foundations for your projects ranging from isolated footings, combined footings, pile caps to mat foundations using STAAD Foundation Advanced. Watch how your foundation design gets updated in minutes when changes are made to the super structure.

  • 3:15 pm – 3:30 pm CST: Panel Discussion
    You’ve got questions and we’ve got answers. Ask live questions to our experts to get the answers you need!