ACEC 2017 Fall Conference

Schedule

Saturday, October 14

2pm-4pm                      

NAECE Meeting I

4pm-6pm                      

Sales & Marketing Forum - See the full agenda here!

5pm-6pm

Planning Cabinet 

5pm-7pm                      

ACEC/NAECE Staff Reception

 

Sunday, October 15

7:30am-8:45am 

Leadership Breakfasts

8:30am-2pm

Sales and Marketing Forum 

9am-1:30pm                 

Board of Directors Meeting and Luncheon

11:30am-1pm                 

Small Firm Council Steering Committee

2pm-4pm

NAECE Meeting II

2:15pm-4:15pm

CEO Roundtables - Join CEOs and other A/E executives for an interactive discussion of best practices, business management concerns, and other industry issues.

Small Firm (1-50 employees) - Moderated by SFC

Medium Firm (51-200 employees)

Large Firm (201-500 employees) 

Very Large Firm (501+ employees) - Moderated by DPC

3pm-4:30pm

Engineering Excellence Awards Committee

4:30-5:30pm

DPC Reception

4:30pm-6pm

Coalition Leaders Steering Committee

6:00pm-7:30pm             

Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall

 

Monday, October 16

7am-7:45am                 

Breakfast with Exhibitors

College of Fellows, Order of the Engineer Induction Ceremony 

7am-8:30am

Land Development Executive Committee

CASE Executive Committee

8am-10am

Opening General Session

"Automation, AI, Robotics and Workforce Evolution" with Martin Ford, Leading expert on robotics, artificial intelligence and the impact on the workforce and the economy

CEO Panel: "The Impact of Technology on the Business of Engineering" 

  • Moderator: Terry Neimeyer, Chairman/CEO, KCI
  • John Carrato, President/CEO, Alfred Benesch & Company
  • Jeanne Cormier, President/CEO, Lochner
  • Rich Morsches, CEO, TranSystems?

8am-12pm

Legal Counsel Forum: In-House Counsel Roundtable

10am-10:45am              

Networking Break with Exhibitors

10am-11am

Book Signing in the Exhibit Hall with Martin Ford

10:30am-11:45am

Environment & Energy Committee

10:30am-12noon

Committee of Fellows

CAMEE Executive Committee

COPS Steering Committee

10:45am-12noon           

NAECE Meeting III

Concurrent Sessions

12:15pm-1:45pm                 

General Session Luncheon

"Seal Team 6 Leadership Lessons" with Robert O'Neill, former Leader of SEAL Team Six and the man who fired the shots that killed Osama bin Laden

1:45pm-2:45pm

Book Signing in the Exhibit Hall with Robert O'Neill

2pm-3:15pm             

Concurrent Sessions

Geotechnical Roundtable

Tax & Regulatory Affairs Committee

2pm-3:30pm

Federal Agencies and Procurement Advocacy Committee

Management Practices Committee

2pm-6pm

Legal Counsel Forum I

3:15pm-3:45pm             

Networking Break with Exhibitors

3:30pm-5pm

Government Advocacy Committee

3:45pm-5pm             

Concurrent Sessions

4pm-4:30pm

New Fellows Orientation

4:30pm-5:30pm

College of Fellows Reception

5pm-6pm            

Coalition Meet-and-Greet Reception with Exhibitors

Open to all registered attendees!  Come learn what the ACEC Coalitions do for you.

6:30pm-9:30pm

Local Color Night: ACEC Latin Night

 

Tuesday, October 17

6:30am-7:30am

College of Fellows Charity Fun Walk

7am-7:45am

Networking Breakfast with Exhibitors

7am-8:30am

Business Resources and Education Committee

7:45am-10am               

General Session

ACEC/PAC Sweepstakes Drawing

"The Millennial Myth" with Neil Howe, World-renowned expert on Generations and Demography

CEO Panel: "Contracting Trends - How to Protect the Role of the Engineer"

  • Moderator: Alan Pramuk, Chairman/CEO, Gresham, Smith and Partners
  • Michel Kahan, CEO, Setec
  • David Sweeney, CEO, RS&H

8am-5pm                

Legal Counsel Forum II

10am-10:30am    

Networking Break with Exhibitors

10am-11am

Book Signing in the Exhibit Hall with Neil Howe

10:15am-12noon 

ACEC/PAC Champions

10:30am-11:45pm      

Concurrent Sessions

10:30am-12noon

International Committee

12noon-1:45pm      

Awards Luncheon

"Cybersecurity, Terrorism and Crisis Management" with Michael Hayden, Former Director of the CIA and NSA

Awards Program

  • Chairman Emeritus Award
  • New College of Fellows Inductees
  • Coalitions Distinguished Service Award
  • Community Service Awards
  • Young Professional of the Year Awards
  • 2017 Scholarships

1:45pm-2:15pm             

Dessert in the Exhibit Hall

1:45pm-2:45pm

Book Signing in the Exhibit Hall with Michael Hayden

2:15pm-3:30pm             

Concurrent Sessions

Membership Committee

2:15pm-6pm         

 SEI Leadership Workshop & Reception

2:45pm-4:45pm

Transportation Committee

3pm-5pm

Public Relations Committee

3:30pm-4pm

Networking Break with Exhibitors

4pm-5:15pm

Concurrent Sessions

5:15pm-6:15pm             

Tuesday Reception in the Exhibit Hall

 

Wednesday, October 18

7:30am-8:30am             

Conference Continental Breakfast

8:30am-9:45am             

Concurrent Sessions

8am-2:30pm

ACEC/PAC Golf Tournament & Lunch

9:45am-10am               

Networking Break

10am-11:15am              

Concurrent Sessions

10:15am-12noon

Risk Management Committee

 

Schedule is temporary and may change. Check back for more information and updates.,