IAC Luncheon – 2011

The Prairie View A&M University Civil & Environmental Engineering Department’s Industry Advisory Council (IAC), held is third annual benefit luncheon on April 21, 2011. The theme of the program was, “Meeting the Infrastructure Needs of the Houston Area For Growth and Prosperity”.   There were three great speakers discussing very interesting topics:

  • Dan Krueger, P.E. – City of Houston Director of Public Works
  • Eric Potts- City or Houston Airport System Chief Development Officer
  • William A. Wachel, Jr., P.E. – Director of Project Management & G.I.S.

Masters of Ceremonies

  • Jackie Freeman, P.E., – Harris County Deputy Director of Public Infrastructure

The speakers presented some incredibly important material that really hit all groups of our audience. The talks were informative and engaging and the interaction with student and practitioners was great.  If you attended the event, Thank you for your support and interest in the PVAMU Civil and Environmental Engineering program and for sponsoring and attending this year’s event. If you missed the event, we would love to see you next Spring.

We had and enthusiastic response this year with over 180 in attendance. Through the generous support of our sponsors will be awarding two scholarships and providing resources for the department.

We would like to thank all of the sponsors and individuals that made this years luncheon a huge success.


Dean’s Level ($2500)
Roy G. Perry College of Engineering
Prairie View A&M University

Doctorate Level ($1500)
Dannenbaum Engineering

Master’s Level ($1000)
Aviles Engineering
Geotest Engineering
Nathelyne A. Kennedy & Associates

Undergraduate Level ($500)
Fugro Consultants
HVJ Associates
Kalluri Group
Landtech Consultants
Midtown Engineers
Rich Engineering
S&B Infrastructure
Texas Transportation Institute
Waste Management of Texas