Speakers for CMAA Focus19 Announced

McLean, VA, USA – The Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) announces two exciting and well-known speakers at CMAA Focus19, March 31 – April 2, 2019, in Boston, MA.

Relationship Building by Crystal Washington, Futurist | Technology Strategist | AuthorCrystal Washington photo

Known as the “technology translator,” Crystal Washington takes complex social media, app, and web topics and makes them easy to understand and accessible for everyday people. Leaders today need to successfully access these tools to build, energize and engage successful teams, and strengthen relationships. Crystal will share her knowledge and provide real takeaways on how to use technology to network, build teams, and strengthen connections without losing that personal touch.



MKen Schmidt photoake Some Noise: Open the Throttle & Dominate Your Marketplace by Ken Schmidt, Premium-Fueled Speaker | Brand Visionary | Communications Strategist

Ken Schmidt is a "wanted man". His role in transforming Harley-Davidson Motor Company—one of the ost celebrated corporate success stories in history—led business leaders all over the world to seek his guidance. After all, how many companies can get their customers to tattoo their logo on their arms? In this lively session, Ken will share his full-throttle approach and insights on the road to creating a passionately loyal corporate culture and developing leaders who inspire and motivate.



CMAA Focus19 is a high-level conference with a focus on the subjects and challenges faced by those leading teams and firms. With extended networking sessions and opportunities to establish new partnerships and steward existing relationships; education sessions focusing on communication skills, decision-making, and problem-solving; and specialized sessions presented by our industry partners – SMPS, CII, SAME and the ABA Construction Law Section. The conference will also feature extended networking sessions and opportunities to establish new partnerships and steward existing relationships.

About CMAA

CMAA is dedicated to improving our nation’s infrastructure by advancing professional construction and program management worldwide. Its membership is made up of public and private organizations, owners, and practitioners. CMAA provides professional development, certification, advocacy, and business opportunities to its members and the entire CM industry. CMAA's headquarters is located in Vienna, VA, USA.