Leverage Technology & Optimize Process to

Deliver Consolidated Schedules

September 18-20, 2018

Dallas, Texas

Speaker Faculty

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David Ambrose
SVP, National Director of Scheduling
Skanksa USA Building Inc.

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

08.10 | Keynote: Outlining Priorities in the Context of Consolidated Schedules, Staff Shortages, LEAN & Technology Innovation

Day Two

Wednesday September 19, 2018

09.30 | Panel: Comparing Industry Approaches in Software Utilization to Improve Project Outcomes

Ron Weber
VP of Scheduling
KAST Construction

Day Two

Wednesday September 19, 2018

11.20 | Promoting Cross-Functional Usability of Schedule Documentation to Facilitate Smoother Project Operation

Andy Leek
VP Technology & Innovation
PARIC Corporation

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

14.40 | Automating the Creation of Schedules Directly from the BIM Model

John Revere
Director of Scheduling
Satterfield & Pontikes Construction

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

09.30 | Panel: Comparing Industry Approaches & Best Practices to Avoid & Mitigate the Impact of Claims

Rob Sepanek
Director of Planning & Scheduling
The Beck Group

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

16.00 | Case Study: Integrating the LEAN Last Planner System & Pull Planning into the Critical Path Schedule to Supplement Traditional Techniques • Reflecting on the

09.30 | Panel: Comparing Industry Approaches & Best Practices to Avoid & Mitigate the Impact of Claims

Heather Sebastian
Director of Scheduling
Las Vegas Sands Corporation

Day Two

Wednesday September 19, 2018

13.00 | Integrating Sourcing & Procurement into Scheduling to Optimize Workflow

Duncan McIlvaine
Director of Planning & Construction
Johns Hopkins University

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

13.20 | How to Effectively Engage & Interact with the Client When Facing Design Changes to Reduce Disruption

Donna Nardella
Director of Planning & Scheduling
Suffolk Construction

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

16.40 | Decoding Takt-Time Planning as an Advanced LEAN Methodology for Project Planning

Regis Fox
Director of Enterprise Scheduling
Clark Construction Group

Day Two

Wednesday September 19, 2018

14.20 | Balancing the Scheduling Needs of Multiple Projects to Prioritize Workforce & Meet the Needs of Key Clients

Sean Cain
Regional Scheduling Manager
Clark Construction Group

Day Two

Wednesday September 19, 2018

14.20 | Balancing the Scheduling Needs of Multiple Projects to Prioritize Workforce & Meet the Needs of Key Clients

Jim Bradshaw
Senior Scheduling Manager
Hunt Construction Group

Charlie Dunn
Scheduling & Construction Technology
DPR Construction

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

14.00 | Utilizing Model-Based Planning to Solve Issues of Traditional CPM Practice

11.00 | Exploring the Human Side of Risk Management in Planning & Scheduling to Mitigate Negative Project Impacts

Colin Thrift
Corporate Risk Leader
DPR Construction

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

11.00 | Exploring the Human Side of Risk Management in Planning & Scheduling to Mitigate Negative Project Impacts

Brandon Howell
Manager of Corporate Scheduling
Layton Construction Company

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

08.50 | Case Study: Managing Documentation to Protect against Claims Disputes before Legal Action

Noah Aronson
Scheduling Manager
Holder Construction Company

Day Two

Wednesday September 19, 2018

13.40 | Strategizing Planning & Scheduling: Promoting Early Investment to Maximize Future Time & Cost Savings

Doug Gross
Scheduling Manager
GH Phipps Construction Companies

Day Two

Wednesday September 19, 2018

08.10 | Utilizing Software to Analyze & Maintain Project Progress

Vicki Whipple
Scheduling Manager
BNBuilders

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

09.30 | Panel: Comparing Industry Approaches & Best Practices to Avoid & Mitigate the Impact of Claims

Chris Weaver
Director of Technology
Andy J. Egan Co.

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

11.40 | Overcoming Project Schedule Compression: How to Plan Effectively to Improve Project Delivery

Duke Cleveland
VDC Manager
Andy J. Egan Co.

Day One

Tuesday September 18, 2018

11.40 | Overcoming Project Schedule Compression: How to Plan Effectively to Improve Project Delivery

Miles Aucoin
Project Controls Department
Jacobs Engineering

Day Two

Wednesday September 19, 2018

10.40 | Strategically Tackling a Skilled Labor Shortage: How to Engage Staff & Maintain a Successful Workflow

09.30 | Panel: Comparing Industry Approaches in Software Utilization to Improve Project Outcomes

Damon Ranieri
Adjunct Professor
Northwestern University