Ethics and Engineering

Apr 14, 2021 12:00pm -
Apr 14, 2021 01:30pm

Event Description

Ethics and Engineering

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Webinar Info

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Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Time: 12:00 pm Eastern Time

Registration Fees:
$30 for members
$40 for non-members
This event is FREE for student members.

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Tom Ramsey

Tom Ramsey
Senior Principal
Geosyntec Consultants

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Webinar Summary

This webinar will review engineering ethics as it applies to our profession. Starting with the 7 Canons of Ethics as defined by the American Society of Civil Engineers, we will then review several areas where licensed individuals commonly trip up with regard to disciplinary issues, finishing with several case studies from my own career. Using these examples, our goal is to help participants better identify difficult circumstances as they approach so that we can avoid ethical dilemmas.

This webinar is specially intended to meet the requirement for professional development hours in engineering ethics as required for license renewal in many states. However, it is the responsibility of the licensee to verify with respective state licensing board if this webinar can be credited towards its continuing education requirements.

About the Presenter

Tom Ramsey is a Senior Principal for Geosyntec Consultants in its Columbia, Maryland office. He has been a practicing professional engineer since first becoming licensed in Georgia in 1994. His primary expertise is in civil and environmental engineering as it applies to solid and hazardous waste projects. Tom has been with Geosyntec since 2002 and prior to that he worked as a an engineer and regional manager for a major private solid waste company.

Tom holds a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Engineering from Dartmouth College as well as a Master of Science from Duke University. He is currently a licensed professional engineer in 12 states.

Webinar Format

This will be an interactive session with "live chat" capability. The session is open to environmental engineering and science professionals across all sectors and career stages. Our objective is to offer special insights on leading edge solutions for graduate and undergraduate students as well as early to mid-career environmental professionals who are considering specialty certification.

AAEES Board Certified Individuals: Attend this event and earn 1.5 PDHs towards your PDH requirements for maintaining your specialty certification.


We are honored to have one of our valued Patrons, Geosyntec Consultants, collaborate with us for this webinar. Geosyntec’s years of dedication and support is greatly appreciated.


Geosyntec is a consulting and engineering firm that works with private and public sector clients to address new ventures and complex problems involving our environment, natural resources, and civil infrastructure.

Event Type:Webinar
Category:Educational Seminar
Early registration ends on Apr 13, 2021.
Regular registration starts on Apr 14, 2021 and ends on Apr 13, 2021.
Late registration starts on Apr 14, 2021.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)


Registration Fees
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