Schedule

As of 8/8/22.  Schedule is tentative and may change. Check back for more information and updates.

 

Saturday, October 15

2:00 pm-4:30 pm

NAECE Meeting I

5:00 pm-7:00 pm

ACEC/NAECE Staff Reception

 

Sunday, October 16

7:30 am-8:45 am

Leadership Breakfasts

9:00 am-12:00 pm

ACEC Board of Directors Meeting

12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Committee and Coalition Meetings

12:30 pm-1:30 pm

ACEC Board & New Attendee Lunch

2:00 pm-4:00 pm

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

NAECE Meeting II

4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Committee & Coaliton Meetings

4:30 pm-6:00 pm

DPC Reception

6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall

Open to all registered attendees and guests

 

Monday, October 17

7:00 am-6:45 pm

Exhibit Hall Open

7:00 am-7:45 am

Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

8:00 am-9:30 am

Opening General Session 

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Legal Counsel Forum In-House Roundtable

9:30 am-10:30 am

Networking Break in the Exhibit Hall & Solutions Center Presentations 

10:30 am-11:30 am

Concurrent Education Sessions - View Sessions

Committee & Coalition Meetings

11:45 am-1:15 pm

General Session Luncheon

Never Give Up

Travis Mills, U.S. Amy Staff Sergeant (retired) and Founder of the Travis Mills Foundation for Veterans

One of only five quadruple amputees from the Iraq War, Travis epitomizes resilience, and redefines human capability and the remarkable power attitude has upon outcome.  Learn more about Travis Mills.

1:15 pm-2:00 pm

Networking Break in the Exhibit Hall & Solutions Center Presentations

2:00 pm-6:00 pm

Legal Counsel Forum I

2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Concurrent Education Sessions - View Sessions

Committee & Coalition Meetings

2:00 pm-3:30 pm

NAECE Education Roundtable

3:00 pm-3:45 pm

Networking Break in the Exhibit Hall & Solutions Center Presentations

Ice Cream Social sponsored by the ACEC Coalitions and ACEC Business Insurance Trust

3:45 pm-4:45 pm

Concurrent Education Sessions - View Sessions

Committee & Coalition Meetings

4:45 pm-5:45 pm

Reception in the Exhibit Hall

Open to all registered attendees and guests

5:30 pm-6:45 pm

ACEC/PAC Pinewood Rally in the exhibit hall

7:00 pm-10:00 pm

Local Color Night - Rocky Mountain High

Enjoy incredible views and a reception/dinner at Broadmoor’s Cheyenne Lodge with music by John Denver cover band, Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon.  Additional ticket purchase required.  

 

Tuesday, October 18

6:45 am-7:30 am

 Fellows Charity Walk

7:00 am-6:15 pm

Exhibit Hall Open

7:00 am-7:45 am

Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

8:00 am-9:30 am

General Session & PAC Sweepstakes Drawing

Emerging Tech Trends

Amy Webb, Futurist, Founder & CEO of The Future Today Institute

Which tech trends should we be monitoring? How can businesses distinguish between “trend” and “trendy?” And most importantly, how can you prepare yourself and your firm for what’s next in a world where constant disruption is the norm? Futurist Amy Webb will tap into the AE industry and link it to curated, data-driven longitudinal tech trends to reveal the forces shaping the future of our business. She will connect trends from within and outside of our industry to illustrate a chain reaction of events, the potential outcomes of those events, and the ways they might shake up the AE industry, as well as provide tools and strategies for adapting.  Learn more about Amy Webb.

ACEC/PAC Sweepstakes Drawing

Tickets are $200 each, with a limit of 5 per person.  Click here for more details.

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Legal Counsel Forum II

9:30 am-10:30 am

Networking Break in the Exhibit Hall & Solutions Center Presentations

10:30 am-11:30 am

Concurrent Education Sessions - View Sessions

Committee & Coalition Meetings

11:45 am-1:45 pm

Awards Luncheon 

Awards Program

  • New College of Fellows Inductees

  • 2022 Scholarship Winners

  • Young Professional of the Year Awards

  • Community Service Awards

  • Coalitions Distinguished Service Award

  • QBS Award

  • 2022 Chair Emeritus Award

Think Big and Then Go Big: Turning Innovation into Action

Sue Desmond-Hellman, Former CEO, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Throughout her unique 30+ year career in biotechnology, academia, and philanthropy, Dr. Sue Desmond-Hellmann has been an advocate for embracing innovation to create impact. From developing numerous breakthrough medicines at Genentech and being named one of the world’s seven most “powerful innovators” by Forbes, to leading the creation of the first nonprofit biotech organization at the Gates Foundation, she continues to be at the forefront of innovative thinking to change the world for the better. In this engaging presentation, Dr. Desmond-Hellmann uses examples from her personal career journey to share battle-tested insights on how to rethink the status quo, inspire teams to think outside-the-box, manage risks against rewards, and remain relentless when pursuing change.  Learn more about Susan Desmond-Hellman.

1:45 pm-2:30 pm

Networking Break in the Exhibit Hall & Solutions Center Presentations

2:30 pm-3:30 pm

Concurrent Education Sessions - View Sessions

Committee & Coalition Meetings

3:30 pm-4:15 pm

Networking Break in the Exhibit Hall & Solutions Center Presentations

4:15 pm-5:15 pm

Concurrent Education Sessions - View Sessions

Committee & Coalition Meetings

5:15 pm-6:15 pm

Reception in the Exhibit Hall

Open to all registered attendees and guests

 
Wednesday, October 19

7:30 am-8:30 am

Conference Continental Breakfast

8:30am-9:30am

Concurrent Education Sessions - View Sessions

9:00 am-3:00 pm

ACEC/PAC Golf Tournament

 

As of 8/8/22. Schedule is temporary and may change. Check back for more information and updates.