May 7, 2020 - 12:15pm to June 30, 2021 - 12:15pm

SEAOI 2020-2021 Membership Now Open!

Join or renew today!

The Structural Engineers Association of Illinois (SEAOI) champions excellence for its members in the practice of Structural Engineering. 

-- SEAOI Mission Statement 

Membership in SEAOI serves your professional and personal development through affiliation with a like-minded community of over 800 committed people working together to increase the visibility and respect of the structural engineering profession. 

Join your peers and industry leaders at SEAOI events, receive discounts on SEAOI technical courses and symposia, access to the Illinois Legislative Watch, membership in NCSEA and much more. 


What have you done for me lately?

SEAOI and our engaged,dedicated volunteers have been working hard for our members over the past year! Highlights of the past membership year include:

  • Successfully negotiated the bill, representing the voice of SEs in Illinois, to extend the sunset of the Structural Engineering Renewal Act to 2030

    • Delivered 14 continuing education events, including Symposia and Trade Shows, reaching close to 700 attendees
    • Hosted over 500 attendees at six Dinner Meetings which discussed incredible new projects, Excellence in Structural Engineering Finalists, transformable structures and designing for constructability 
    • Launched our first montly Webinars series on Checking the Pulse of the Illinois Construction & Engineering Industry
    • Discussed the SE Practice Act Renewal and Revisions at the GAC Luncheon
    • Another successful Refresher Course, delivering 47 sessions to the newest crop of future structural engineers
    • Two SEAOI Book Club meetings
    • Winning 2nd place in the NCSEA Public Outreach Challenge
    • Young Engineers Speed Mentoring 
    • Partnered with AIA Chicago for Girls Build! Day
    • Gathered a team for Women Build Habitat for Humanity 2020
    • Spread the excitement for structural engineering to over 2,000 children and parents at the DuPage County STEM Expo
    • Volunteered at Greater Chicago Food Depository
    • Two SEAOI Happy Hour events (in person) and one YEC Virtual Happy Hour 
    • YEC Trivia night and Blackhawks Game
    • Holiday Toy Drive 

SEAOI. All we're missing is YOU!


Additional Benefits

SEAOI member benefits include:

  • Discounted pricing on all SEAOI events
  • Public outreach and volunteering opportunities
  • Illinois Legislative Watch
  • Membership in NCSEA
    • subscription to Structures Magazine
  • Access to the SEAOI library
  • Access to the SEAOI Member Directory
  • Inclusion in Find a Structural Engineer Directory
  • Joining the ranks of over 800 of your fellow engineers to protect and propel excellence in the practice of structural engineering