In-Person Education Program


Sunday, September 12

All Times EDT
12:45 - 1:45 p.m.

Concurrent Live Education Sessions

Before and After the Storm: Anticipating, Mitigating, and Responding to Natural Disasters
Session Description

Adam Lackey, CCM - Manager - Exponent, Inc.
Gayathri Shetty, CCM - Manager, Construction Consulting Practice - Exponent, Inc.
Craig Steigerwalt, PE - Project Manager - Exponent, Inc.
Daniel Stewart, JD, PE, CCM - Senior Manager - Exponent, Inc.

Boeing V-22 Osprey Future Factory Renovation Program
Session Description

Steve Lis, AIA - Senior Project Architect - Gannett Fleming
Andrew Munter, CCM - Senior Associate / CCM-PM - STV
Gerald Timothy, PE, CCM - Service Executive - MBP
Gervasio Velaquez - Senior Construction Manager - formerly with Hill International, Inc.
David Wersinger - Construction Manager - The Boeing Company

Design-Build Proposals and Interviews: Understanding the Other Side
Session Description

Becky Blankenship - Vice President - Hill International, Inc.
Darrin Sweeney - President - The South Fork Group

Successful Design Scheduling
Session Description

Chris Carson, CCM - Director of Program & Project Controls - ARCADIS
Leo Carson - Project Controls Specialist - Burns & McDonnell
Aaron Fletcher, CMIT - Senior Project Controls Specialist - ARCADIS
Noah Jones - Senior Scheduler - Schiavone Construction

Monday, September 13

All Times EDT
10:30  - 11:30 a.m.

Concurrent Live Education Sessions

Mentor-Protégé Programs: Improving Supply Chain Availability and Project Delivery
Session Description

Juan Alfonso, AIA - Vice President - AECOM
Charesse Chester - Chief Creative Officer (SBE Outreach and Advocacy Manager, Miracle-Building Bond Program) - Creativision MEDIA
Amber Lawhorn - Director, Supplier Diversity and Small Business Enterprise - Jackson Health System
William Seed - Senior Vice President, Facilities Design & Construction - Jackson Health System

Robotics and Reality Capture for Remote Inspection and Documentation
Session Description

Kereshmeh Afsari, PhD - Lead Investigator & Managing Director ARCADE; Assistant Professor - Virginia Tech
Steve DeVito - Director of Technology - Procon Consulting
Paul Ely - Associate Director, Capital Construction & Renovations - Virginia Tech
SPOT Walk - Robotic Canine - Boston Dynamics Inc

1:15 – 2:15 p.m.

Concurrent Live Education Sessions

139 Hours Below Freezing: The Arctic Outbreak at DFW
Session Description

Tammy Huddleston - VP - Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Business Value for Diversity and Inclusion
Session Description

Jason Lawson, CCM - Director / Lead Consultant - WSP,USA
Michael Early, CCM - Construction Manager - Arcadis

Construction Interrupted: Managing Contracts and Disputes in the COVID Age
Session Description

Joe Barra, Esq - Construction Attorney - Robinson & Cole LLP
Robert Freas - Principal - Exponent, Inc.
DJ Mason, PE, CCM, FCMAA - Chief Operations Officer - Keville Enterprises, Inc.
Robert Wenger - Vice President of Preconstruction & Estimating - WCS Construction, LLC

Reducing Operational Costs with High Performance Buildings
Session Description

Marc Clinch - Chief Facilities Officer - School District of Osceola County, Fla.

3:45 – 4:45 p.m.

Concurrent Live Education Sessions

CMAA Fellows Present: Reshaping the CM Workforce Pipeline
Session Description

Joe McAtee, PE, FCMAA - Director - Urban Engineers, Inc.
Blake Peck, PE, CCM, FCMAA - President and CEO - MBP
Lisa C. Sachs, RA, CCM, FCMAA - Managing Principal - Cumming
Mani Subramanian, RA, CCM, FCMAA - Principal - Sixth Dimension

Engineer of Record: The CM's "Other" Client
Session Description

Daniel Capano - Senior Project Manager - Gannett Fleming
Thomas Pursel, PE - Regional Manager - Construction Services - Gannett Fleming

The Indirect Path: Managing Career Detours and Changes
Session Description

Christine Acampora, RA, CCM - Program Manager - Jacobs
Justine Belizaire, CCM - Associate Vice President - HNTB Corporation
Katie Choe, CCM - Chief of Capital Delivery - Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
Kara Lentz, PE, CCM - Vice President - Senior Program Manager - HNTB Corporation
Heather Shinn, CCM - Vice President - Parsons

What is Possible with Sustainability and Commissioning?
Session Description

David Niemerow - Program Manager - Jenkins/Gales & Martinez, Inc.
Bharat Patel - Energy and Sustainability Director - Jacobs
Rueben Smith, PhD - Vice Chancellor/Chief Facilities Executive - Los Angeles Community College District

Tuesday, September 14

9:15 - 10:15 a.m.

Concurrent Live Education Sessions

CMMC Compliance: What You Need to Know Now… and Later
Session Description

Heather Shinn, CCM - Vice President - Parsons

Forecasting and Tracking: Project Success Using Emerging Technologies
Session Description

James Murphy, CMIT - Construction Manager - Gannett Fleming

Meeting a Tight Deadline in the Midst of a Pandemic, Protests, and Political Conventions
Session Description

Kai Goodrich, CCM - Vice President - AFG Group, Inc.

Reboot Re-entry: Returning to CM After a Career Detour
Session Description

Brian McCarthy, PE, CCM - Vice President - CDM Smith

Please note: schedule is subject to change.