Joseph A. Daczko, FACI is the Business Development Manager with the admixtures systems group of BASF Construction Chemicals, Cleveland, Ohio. He is a graduate of John Carroll University and has over 26 years of experience in the development and application of concrete construction materials. Mr. Daczko is the sole author of a book on Self-Consolidating Concrete entitled “Self-Consolidating Concrete: Applying what we know”. He a Fellow of the American Concrete Institute and a member and former Chairman of ACI Committee 237 - Self-Consolidating Concrete. Joe is also active in other industry associations such as TCA, ASTM and the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC). Joe was awarded ACI’s Delmar Bloem Award for his leadership of ACI Committee 237 and was previously chosen by Concrete Construction magazine as one of the 10 most influential people in the concrete industry.