5th AAWE Workshop (5AAWE)
August 12 th – 14 th 2018
Miami, Florida
Workshop Webpage: https://aaweworkshop.fiu.edu/

The 5th American Association for Wind Engineering Workshop (5AAWE) will take place in Miami
FL in August 2018. This is the fifth AAWE workshop and it will be a 3-day event that will include
keynote lectures, technical presentations and social activities. The workshop is organized by the
Natural Hazard Engineering Research Infrastructure (NHERI) Experimental Facility (EF) Wall of
Wind (WOW) at Florida International University (FIU) as a part of the NSF-NHERI outreach

The location of the workshop is in the heart of Key Biscayne at the Rosenstiel School of Marine
and Atmospheric Science – University of Miami Campus. The area features plenty of parks, long
beaches, mangroves and tropical forest inhabited by birdlife, butterflies and loggerhead turtles
while being minutes away from Miami’s Business Center and Brickell Avenue.
The 5AAWE Workshop is an excellent opportunity for interaction between engineers, students,
scientists, architects, planners and practitioners in the various fields of wind engineering and
related disciplines. Additional details about the workshop will be available in the upcoming

Important dates (preliminary):

  • June 30, 2018: Abstract Submission Due
  • July 8, 2018: Notification of Abstract Acceptance
  • July 15, 2018: End of early registration
  • July 15, 2018: End of hotel reservation at special rate
  • July 29, 2018: Full paper submission due

Please address any inquiries to: 5aawe.workshop@gmail.com