The Post-Tensioning Institute (PTI) - a non-profit organization for the advancement of post-tensioned concrete design and construction - has announced the content for their 2009 Conference & Exhibition.

The eighth annual conference is to be held May 3-5, 2009 at the Marriott Downtown Waterfront in Portland, Ore. Engineers, architects, building officials, inspectors, contractors, specifiers, students, researchers and others interested in post-tensioning are invited to attend this informative symposium. The two-day event will include technical sessions, panel discussions, committee meetings, educational seminars, product and software demonstrations, networking and social events, as well as a trade show with approximately 25 vendors. In addition, PTI will host its biannual Legends of Post-Tensioning Awards dinner and presentation honoring.

Those interested can register by contacting PTI or visiting PTI's website at