For more than 85 years the AAPT has been a leader in advancing asphalt paving technology. The association's 800 members from around the world, as well as many others at highway agencies and research organizations, depend on AAPT as a central point for communicating with fellow professionals and staying up-to-date on the latest developments in the asphalt paving industry.
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On January 17, 1924 a small group of engineers met in Chicago, Illinois to establish an association for consideration of the technology of asphalt paving. Since then, the Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists has grown from its original 19 charter members to the present roster of over 800 members from every continent in the world.
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2014 Annual Meeting
The 89th AAPT Annual Meeting and Technical Sessions was held March 16-19, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta on Peachtree Street in Atlanta, GA.

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The AAPT is proud to offer a scholarship to a student earning an M.S. or Ph.D. degree in chemistry, chemical engineering, or civil engineering. We're dedicated to increasing the number of scientists and engineers available for careers in the general areas of asphalt cement or asphalt concrete technology.
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RILEM symposium - Italy 2015
The 8th International RILEM Symposium “Testing and Characterization of Sustainable & Innovative Bituminous Materials”, will be held in Ancona, Italy, on October 7-9, 2015.

The SIB2015 Symposium will be an invaluable opportunity to outline and clarify the main directions of present and future research and standardization for bituminous materials and pavements.

The deadline for abstracts submission is March 31st, 2014 and the deadline for submission of draft manuscripts is October 31st, 2014.

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2014 Annual Meeting

The three day annual technical meeting of AAPT is held in the spring every year, and includes asphalt related technical sessions, symposium, and workshops. This year's 89th Annual Meeting was held March 16-19, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta on Peachtree Street in Atlanta, GA. For more information click here.

Annual Journal
First published in 1928, the Journal is a widely referenced and prestigious source of literature in the field of asphalt paving technology. The Journals are unique in that they contain, in addition to formal presentations, the oral and written discussions of papers presented at Annual Meeting technical sessions and symposia.
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