13th North American Masonry Conference




Presentation Submissions Due

Presentations are due no later than June 3rd. Click here for more information.



Conference Registration Open

Click here to register. Attendees can also register for the TMS Spring Meeting at no additional cost. Early registration rates end May 8th.



Sponsor Opportunities Available

A variety of sponsor opportunities are still available. Click for more information.



New Sponsors
February 22, 2019

Thanks to Atkinson-Noland Associates and Brick Industry Association for becoming sponsors!



New Sponsors
February 21, 2019

Thanks to ACM Chemistries and Northwest Concrete Masonry Association for becoming sponsors!



New Sponsors
February 20, 2019

Thanks to Canadian Concrete Masonry Producers Association and Canada Masonry Design Centre for becoming sponsors!



New Sponsors
February 18, 2019

Thanks to the Hohmann & Barnard and Arizona Masonry Guild for becoming sponsors!



New Sponsors
February 1, 2019

Thanks to the Providence Engineering Corp. and Portland Cement Association for becoming sponsors!



New Sponsors
January 8, 2019

Thanks to the International Masonry Institute for their Platinum Level Sponsorship and Masonry Institute of America for their Silver Level Sponsorship!



Preliminary Schedule Available
December 17, 2018

A preliminary draft of the conference schedule has been uploaded to the Conference page.



Innovative Technology Sessions
December 1, 2018

Openings are available for those wanting to present original topics that may not be suited to the conference proceedings. Click to learn more.



Manuscript Reviews
November 5, 2018

Over 150 manuscripts were received and are now being reviewed.



New Sponsors
November 5, 2018

Thanks to KPFF Consulting Engineers and Constructive, LLC for becoming Silver Level Sponsors!



Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Sponsorship
October 5, 2018

Thanks to Simpson Gumpertz & Heger for supporting the 13NAMC with a Gold Level Sponsorship!



Acme Brick Sponsorship
October 2, 2018

Thanks to Acme Brick for becoming a Friend of the 13NAMC sponsor!



CMACN Sponsorship
September 18, 2018

Thanks to the Concrete Masonry Association of California and Nevada for supporting the 13NAMC with a Gold Level Sponsorship!



WSCPA Sponsorship
September 7, 2018

Thanks to the Western States Clay Products Association for supporting the 13NAMC with a Gold Level Sponsorship!



NCMA Sponsorship
January 3, 2018

The National Concrete Masonry Association is the first sponsor to support the 13NAMC. Major thanks to NCMA and all its supporting members!



The 13th North American Masonry conference will be held June 16–19, 2019, in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Conference is hosted by Brigham Young University and is the latest in a series of quadrennial conferences sponsored by The Masonry Society. More than 150 papers from more than 20 countries are anticipated to be presented on a wide array of masonry topics.

The conference seeks to provide a forum to professionals from around the world for networking and sharing the latest advances in masonry knowledge and practice. The conference will feature tracks of interest to masonry researchers, designers, practitioners, educators, and building managers. Certificates of Attendance for conference sessions will be available for attendees.

At a Glance

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Key Dates & Deadlines

Hotel Reservations: May 30th
Presentation Submissions: June 3rd
Regular Registration: June 11th





The 13th NAMC will be held in the Salt Lake City Center Marriott, a 4-star hotel right in the middle of downtown.

220 South State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84111




Non-Member Member
Full: $1,000 $750
Student: $360 $270
One-Day: $600 $450

Click here to register





Salt Lake City International Airport is serviced by nine major airlines, with over 300 daily non-stop flights to 85 domestic and 10 international destinations





A special TMS/NAMC room rate of $159 per night is available for the conference. The room rate closes May 30, 2019. Click here to make your reservation.




Tours & Events

Join us for tours of Salt Lake City and Park City and a performance by the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square. View more tour & event information.




220 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111