Registration is open for the 20th Annual Design & Installation of Cost-Efficient Piles (DICEP) Conference!


The PDCA Education Committee has put together a steller program of timely discussions with a focus on deep foundations, earth retentions, and benefits of the driven pile! 
  • Monday, November 4th - Pre-Conference Short Courses
    • Morning Sessions - Sheet Pile
    • Afternoon Sessions - Wave Equation Analysis Workshop
  • Tuesday, November 5th
    • Pile Design & Installation, Ohio DOT
    • Deep Pipe Pile Cell Foundations Constructed in Water
    • Using Measured Soil Set-up for Cost Effective Pile Design: I-480 Valley View Bridge Project
    • Key Legal Concerns for Design Professionals in the PIle Driving Industry
    • and More!
  • Wednesday, November 6th
    • High Capacity Driven Steel Piles in Soil Using Maximum Steel Stress
    • Raked Piles for Abutment: The Benefits of Driven Precast Concrete Piles for Low Carbon Infrastructure
    • Fundamentals of Geotechnical Design of Driven Piles
    • and More!

Don't forget to make your lodging reservations at the Westin Cleveland Downtown Hotel!


PDCA has secured a discounted group rate of $129/night for reservations made thru October 14, 2019. Individuals are responsible for making their own reservation by clicking the link above or calling the Westin Cleveland Downtown Hotel at 888-627-8085 and referencing the "PDCA Annual DICEP Conference".


Want to highlight your Company? Exhibit and Sponsorship opportunities are available!


PDCA invites you to exhibit and/or sponsor the DICEP Conference! Get your company name and information to attendees, make connections and build lasting relationships!

If you have any questions,please contact Kathy Harper, Manager of Events & Education, by email at or by phone at 904-215-4771.