Program Schedule

We look forward to seeing you in Long Beach, CA! Please note, all events and times are subject to change. Check back regularly for the latest schedule and details about conference events.

This unique two-day event – organized in partnership by North American Tunneling Journal and the Underground Construction Association – features sponsored tabletops and session topics on the most cutting edge tunneling projects.


Sunday, November 13, 2022

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

NAT 2024 Planning Committee Meeting

Harbor First Floor
5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Scholarship Mentoring Meet and Greet

Shoreline A First Floor

Monday, November 14, 2022

7:00 am – 6:30 pm

Registration Open

Beacon Rotunda Fourth Floor
7:00 am – 8:00 am

Authors’ Coffee

Shoreline A First Floor
7:30 am – 8:00 am

Continental Breakfast & Coffee with Sponsors

Regency Ballroom Fourth Floor
8:00 am – 10:00 am

Conference Opening & Keynote Session

Beacon Ballroom Fourth Floor
10:00 am – 10:30 am

Coffee Break with Sponsors

Regency Ballroom Fourth Floor
10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Technical Session: Research and Development

Beacon Ballroom Fourth Floor
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Lunch and Tabletop Sponsors

Regency Ballroom Fourth Floor
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Technical Session: Blueprints for Sustainability & Carbon Neutrality

Beacon Ballroom Fourth Floor
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Coffee Break and Tabletop Sponsors

Regency Ballroom Fourth Floor
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Panel Session: Sustainability & Carbon Neutrality

Beacon Ballroom Fourth Floor
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Welcome Reception with Sponsors

Exclusively sponsored by ACCIONA

Regency Ballroom Fourth Floor

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

7:00 am – 5:30 pm

Registration Open

Beacon Rotunda Fourth Floor
7:00 am –8:00 am

Authors' Coffee

Shoreline A First Floor
7:30 am – 8:00 am

Continental Breakfast and Coffee with Sponsors

Regency Ballroom Fourth Floor
8:00 am – 10:00 am Technical Session: Advances in Materials, Equipment & Safety Beacon Ballroom Fourth Floor
10:00 am – 10:30 am

Coffee Break with Sponsors

Regency Ballroom Fourth Floor
10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Technical Session: Developments in Digitalization & Automation

Beacon Ballroom Fourth Floor
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Lunch with Sponsors

Regency Ballroom Fourth Floor
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Technical Session: Major Projects

Beacon Ballroom Fourth Floor
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Technical Session: West Coast Project Update

Beacon Ballroom Fourth Floor
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Coffee Break with Sponsors

Regency Ballroom Fourth Floor
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Panel Session: Funding & Procurement of Major Projects Conference Chair’s Closing Remarks

Beacon Ballroom Fourth Floor

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

8:00 am – 11:00 am

RETC 2023 Planning Committee Meeting

Harbor First Floor
7:00 am – 10:30 am

Field Trip 1 Departure (ticketed)

   
10:30 am – 2:00 pm

Field Trip 2 Departure (ticketed)