Bradley University hosted the 23rd Annual ICAT Conference April 6 & 7, 2010 at the Par-A-Dice Hotel & Casino in East Peoria, IL. Mr. Ray LaHood U.S. Secretary of Transportation was one of the featured speakers. This is a National Conference promoting partnerships between Government, Business, and Education. The conference attracted CEO’s, Professor’s, Engineer’s, Student’s, Mayor’s, State Senator’s from the Midwest. Dr. Amir Al-Khafagi of Bradley University Department of Civil Engineering & Construction was Chairman of the conference. There were over 400 attendees and 30 exhibitors at this years conference.