AGENDA

MONDAY, JUNE 7, 2021 

15th Annual CIRT National Design & Construction Competition & Outstanding ACE Mentors Recognition
 

All members and guests are invited to observe this exciting competition where high school teams will vie for a top prize of $5,000.

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Registration
(Catering Showroom, Lobby Level across from Crystal Room) All members and guests may pick-up their name badges during this time.

15th Annual CIRT National Design & Construction Competition

(Crystal Ballroom, Lower Level)

 

CIRT & ACE National Design & Construction Competition Reception
(Willard Room, Lobby Level)

 

Government Relations Committee Meeting: Dinner & Discussion
(Grant Suite, 2nd Floor) (Participants will be notified individually. If any CIRT member would like to JOIN this Committee & attend this committee meeting, please advise Jane Bonvillain.)

3:00pm – 5:30pm

3:00pm – 6:00pm

5:30pm – 7:30pm

7:15pm – 8:45pm

TUESDAY, JUNE 8, 2021

1:15pm

 

1:30pm – 2:30pm

 


2:30pm – 4:00pm

 


4:15pm – 5:30pm

 

 6:00pm – 9:00pm 

WELCOME & INTRODUCTIONS

KEYNOTE:  POLITICS, POLICIES & PROSPERITY: UNDER A NEW ADMINISTRATION
Speaker: Dan Clifton, Director & Head of Policy Research, Strategas Group

 

Leading The Remote Team
Speaker: Joan Peterson, Vice President, Bluepoint Leadership Development

 

New Technology’s Disruptive Force in the Marketplace

Moderator: Mark Fergus, Regional Vice President, CUMMING

Panelists: Lauren Lake, CCO/Co-Founder, Bridgit

                James Swanston, CEO, Voyage Control

                 René Morkos, CEO/Founder, ALICE Technologies

RECEPTION & DINNER

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9, 2021

8:00am – 9:15am


9:30am – 10:30am

 

 

10:45am – Noon

   

Noon 

CIRT BUSINESS

Diversity + Inclusion = Equity

Moderator: Mike McKelvy, President & CEO, Gilbane Building Co.

Panelists:  Lynn Littlejohn, Vice President, Community Affairs and Development, Mortenson

                 George Pfeffer, President, DPR Construction

                 Ray Sedey, CEO, McCarthy Holdings

                 Abrar Sheriff, President & CEO, Turner International

Infrastructure: The Road Ahead

Introductory Remarks: The Honorable Polly Trottenberg, Deputy Secretary, U.S.                                                                   Department of Transportation

Moderator: Mark A. Casso, Esq., NAC, President, CIRT

Panelists: John Barton, PE, Senior Vice President, HNTB Corp.

                Ed Mortimer, Executive Director, Transportation Infrastructure, U.S. Chamber of                            Commerce

                Loren A. Smith, Jr., Founder, Skyline Policy Risk Group

 

CIRT Conference Concludes