Design the Way It Should Be

The Discover RISA Workshop allows engineers to experience the full capabilities of RISA and ADAPT software. Utilizing a collaborative design workflow, information can be shared to ensure that you save time and avoid mistakes. Whether you’re designing buildings of multiple materials or working with industrial structures, RISA and ADAPT allow engineers to go further, creating a seamless workflow for any project type. For a more in-depth breakdown of the topics to be covered, see the schedule below.

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BIM Beyond Architecture

Collaboration is an essential element of the design process. With RISA, engineers are able to seamlessly exchange model information during all parts of the design workflow. Whether you are looking to integrate with architects in order to create models or with detailers and fabricators to finalize design or prepare for construction, RISA has you covered.

Versatile. Powerful. RISA-3D.

RISA-3D continues to be the go-to structural analysis and design software on the market. With an intuitive interface, robust graphical modeling tools, expanded detailed reports and multi-core processing, RISA-3D allows engineers to work more efficiently and get the most out of the software. Join us to learn more about new features and the latest helpful tips and tricks.

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Locations and Dates

Coopers Hall Winery and Taproom

Austin, TX
Tuesday April 19th, 2022

Vuka - Bouldin Creek
411 W Monroe St
Austin, TX 78704

Space is limited so register early.

First and Bell

New Orleans, LA
Wednesday April 20th, 2022

The Chicory
610 S Peters St
New Orleans, LA 70130

Space is limited so register early.


Activity Applications Featured Time
Registration 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Welcome 12:45pm - 1:00pm
Session #1: Integration with Architecture RISAFloor, RISA-3D, RISA-Revit Link 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Session #2: Multi-Material Building Design RISAFloor, RISA-3D 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Break - Snack & Drinks 2:45pm - 3:00pm
Session #3: Post-Tensioned Podium Design ADAPT-Builder 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Break 4:00pm - 4:15pm
Session #4: Tips, Tricks & Best Practices RISA-3D 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Closing 5:00pm - 5:15pm
Cocktail Reception 5:15pm - 7:15pm

Frequently Asked Questions

The half-day workshop is $40 per person. Each participant will receive snacks and drinks during the seminar, a certificate of completion worth 4 PDH credits and access to the post-event cocktail reception. Please note, no refunds will be issued for cancellations received less than seven days prior to the date of the seminar.

The venue lot is located on S 1st St. and is first come first serve. Additional parking is available on the street (W Monroe) in front of the venue as well as a paid lot at the corner of S 1st St. and W Monroe St. Finally, the venue has a partnership with Ride Austin and using the code "VUKA" gets riders $5 off each way.

New Orleans:

There are three pay-to-park lots at the corner of Lafayette and South Peters directly across the venue. Additional parking is available in the Harrah's Hotel and Casino parking garages on Convention Center Blvd.

Bringing your ticket will help speed up the check-in process, but it is not required. You will also be given a small packet with information about the seminar when you arrive. You can use this to take notes and follow along with the agenda for the workshop. Additionally, since the event is a "seminar" format, there is no need to bring a computer.
All registered attendees will receive a certificate of completion worth 4 PDH credits. The certificate will list the name you registered with and be emailed to the email address you used when you registered within 7 days following the event.
As long as you request a cancellation at least seven days prior to event, a refund can be issued to you. Please note, no refunds will be issued for cancellations received less than seven days prior to the date of the seminar. Contact to request a refund.
If you have a question that has not been answered in the FAQ section, please send an email to

So, What’s Next?

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