Owners of capital projects for buildings are navigating a challenging dichotomy. On one side of challenge is the risk that arises from increased project complexity and evolving project delivery methods. On the other side are the organizational demands to do more with less and improve reliability.
Join us at the Dallas/Addison Marriott Quorum By The Galleria in North Dallas, TX on May 25, 2017 to unpack the unique changes facing owners of building projects in education, healthcare and commercial real estate industries. Leaders who attend will hear from some of the brightest minds in capital project management and have a chance to interact with their peers in a collaborative setting.
LEARN - Global experts share risks and challenges of infrastructure owner and discuss strategies to improve project delivery.
NETWORK - Build relationships with others who deliver capital projects in your industry.
BENCHMARK - Clearly understand what best-in-class performance looks like and see where you your capital program stands against others in your industry.
Past registrants include Texas Health Resources, Killeen Independent School District, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Aramark, San Jacinto College, City of Houston, Trammell Crow Company, Shell Oil Company, Memorial Hermann Hospital System, Parkland Health and Hospital System, University of Texas Medical Branch, and many others.
BONUS: Capital Projects Survival Guide. An executive’s guide for reducing risk and improving reliability of capital projects.
8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Keynote Presentation: Managing Risk
9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Networking Break (Snacks and Beverages)
10:00 AM to 11:15 AM
Moderated Panel Discussion: Alternative Project Delivery Methods
11:15 AM to 11:30 AM
Networking Break (Snacks & Beverages)
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Closing Presentation: Technology for Collaboration
Donna Laquidara-Carr has over 20 years of experience in construction news and analysis, and for the last 6 years, she has been managing editor on the SmartMarket Reports, which look at transformative trends in the construction industry like sustainability, technology and process revolutions. Donna also speaks extensively about construction at industry events, including Greenbuild, the inaugural WELL conference, Bentley’s Year in Infrastructure Conferences in London and BOMA’s annual conference.
Jon Antevy is an architect and recognized leader in the field of construction program management software. Following his Master’s thesis research of multimedia and Internet applications for the construction industry, he launched e-Builder. Before founding e-Builder, Jon worked for several construction companies as a pre-construction services specialist. In 1995, he was nominated by Engineering News-Record magazine as one of the Top 25 Newsmakers of the Year for his work to move practical construction applications onto the Web for the first time. In October 2012, Jon was awarded the Construction Writer's Association most prestigious honor, the Silver Hard Hat Award. He holds a Master's degree in Construction Management from the M.E. Rinker Sr. School of Building Construction, and a Bachelor's degree in Architecture from the University of Florida.
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Chris Bell serves as the Vice President of Marketing leading all aspects of marketing including market strategy, product marketing, demand generation, CRM, brand strategy, public relations, and social media. Throughout his 20+ year career, Chris has leveraged a unique blend of backgrounds from the engineering & construction industry, project & program management, and software industry to position tech companies for growth. He most recently served as Chief Marketing Officer at ARES Project Management and Active Risk. He also served as VP of Product Strategy & Management at Deltek and key marketing roles at Oracle | Primavera and AECOM. Chris holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Mansfield University, a PMP from Boston University, and PM Leadership from Construction Industry Institute.
Chris Keyack is a construction industry champion with a strong background in software and technology development, consulting, and implementation. He develops product and market strategy at e-Builder along with consulting owner organizations into uncovering the ROI and value of implementing project management software solutions.