98th Annual AGC Convention
 
98th Annual AGC Convention
Tuesday 03/07 - Thursday 03/09/2017
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Las Vegas, NV
PRELIMINARY AGENDA
Saturday 03/04/2017
7:00 am - 7:00 pmWillis Towers Watson Construction Safety Excellence Awards Judging
Da Vinci 1-3

Sunday 03/05/2017
7:00 am - 7:00 pmWillis Towers Watson Construction Safety Excellence Awards Judging
Da Vinci 1-3
8:00 am - 5:00 pmAGC Charities Event (Pre-Registration Required)
Offsite
2:00 pm - 5:00 pmPIAC Meeting
Bellagio 7

Monday 03/06/2017
7:00 am - 12:00 pmPIAC Meeting
Bellagio 7
7:00 am - 7:00 pmWillis Towers Watson Construction Safety Excellence Awards Judging
Da Vinci 1-3
8:00 am - 5:00 pmAGC Charities Event (Pre-Registration Required)
Offsite
8:30 am - 9:30 amRisk Management Principles Guaranteed to Reduce Injury Litigation Costs
Da Vinci 4
9:45 am - 10:45 amCreating a Culture of Safety in your Construction Firm through Effective Leadership
Da Vinci 4
11:00 am - 12:00 pmPrimal Safety - How to Motivate Your People to Actually Implement Your Safety Program
Da Vinci 4
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm535 Club Open
Monet 1
12:00 pm - 5:30 pmConvention Registration and Information Desk Open
Registration Counters - Grand Ballroom
12:00 pm - 2:30 pmAGC Education and Research Foundation Board of Directors Luncheon & Meeting (Private)
Gauguin 2
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmLean Safety - Improving your Safety Culture with Lean Management Tools
Da Vinci 4
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmApplying Construction Safety Management Foundations to Enhance Quality Management Programs
Da Vinci 4
2:30 pm - 5:00 pmBuilding Contractors Division Leadership Meeting - Open to Attendees
Bellagio 7
Federal and Heavy Construction Contractors Leadership Meeting - Open to Attendees
Bellagio 3
2:30 pm - 5:00 pmHighway and Transportation Contractors Division Leadership Meeting - Open to Attendees
Bellagio 4
Utility Infrastructure Contractors Division Leadership Meeting - Open to Attendees
Bellagio 5
5:00 pm - 5:30 pmConsulting Constructors' Council (CCC) Meeting (Private)
Raphael 3
6:30 pm - 11:00 pmEducation & Research Foundation Reception | Hosted by the CCC
Grand Patio

Tuesday 03/07/2017
6:30 am - 5:30 pmConvention Registration and Information Desk Open
Registration Counters - Grand Ballroom
7:00 am - 7:00 pmWillis Towers Watson Construction Safety Excellence Awards Judging
Da Vinci 1-3
7:00 am - 5:00 pm535 Club
Monet 1
7:30 am - 8:30 amContractor's Prayer Breakfast (Additional fee $75 per person)
Monet 2-4
8:00 am - 9:00 amGrab N' Go Breakfast (Light Fare) Sponsored by iSqft
Grand 2,3,5
8:00 am - 1:15 pmStudent Chapter Meeting and Luncheon
Bellagio 6
8:00 am - 5:00 pmSilent Auction Open
Grand 1
8:00 am - 5:00 pmAGC Lounge Open
Grand 2,3,5
8:30 am - 9:30 amRisk Management Principles Guaranteed to Reduce Injury Litigation Costs
Da Vinci 4
8:30 am - 6:00 pmCONEXPO-CON/AGG Shuttle Service to/from Bellagio
Bellagio Tour Lobby
9:00 am - 10:30 amAGC Federal Division Education Session & Meeting
Grand 8
9:30 am - 10:30 amHow to Win the War for People
Grand 7
Not Your Father's Construction Company: Marketing & Business Development Required for the Competitive Edge
Grand 4
9:30 am - 10:30 amLean into BIM: BIM Only Works if it is Profitable
Grand 9
Best Practices for Mitigating Risk on Construction Projects
Grand 6
9:30 am - 10:30 amIPD, Lean, and Design Assist for the Rest of Us
Bellagio 5
9:45 am - 10:45 amCreating a Culture of Safety in Your Construction Firm through Effective Leadership
Da Vinci 4
10:30 am - 11:00 amNetworking Break | Sponsored by BirdDogHR
Grand 2,3,5
10:45 am - 12:15 pmUtility Infrastructure Division Session
Grand 8
11:00 am - 12:00 pmAre Schools Really a Viable Talent Pipeline?
Grand 9
Utilizing Lean Tools and Methodologies on Small Projects
Grand 4
11:00 am - 12:00 pmThe Benefits of Effective Financial & Operational Benchmarking
Grand 7
The Leading Edge: The Con Tech Disrupting our Industry Today
Grand 6
11:00 am - 12:00 pmPrimal Safety: How to Motivate Your People to Actually Implement Your Safety Program
Da Vinci 4
11:00 am - 1:00 pmLuncheon for AGC Spouses
Monet 2-4
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmGrab N' Go Lunch (Light Fare) | Sponsored by NCCER
Grand 2,3,5
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmAGC Contract Documents Forum Working Meeting
Bellagio 5
1:30 pm - 3:00 pmOpening General Session
Tower Ballroom
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmNetworking Break | Sponsored by BirdDogHR
Grand 2,3,5
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmLean Safety - Improving your Safety Culture with Lean Management Tools
Da Vinci 4
Industry Hour Session: Aconex & Fluor: 4 Ways Technology Drives Project Performance - Open to All Attendees
Grand 6
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmIndustry Hour Session: How to Use the Association PlanRoom Powered by Dodge - Open to All Attendees
Grand 7
Industry Hour Session: Productivity and Collaboration with PlanGrid - Open to All Attendees
Grand 9
3:30 pm - 5:00 pmSpecial Screening: Good Works, Masters of the Building Arts a Smithsonian Presentation
Grand 4
AGC PAC Political Briefing
Grand 8
3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCarpenters International Training Center Tour & Reception - Open to All Attendees
Bellagio Tour Lobby
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Wednesday 03/08/2017
7:00 am - 5:00 pmConvention Registration and Information Desk Open
Registration Counters - Grand Ballroom
7:00 am - 8:30 amWillis Towers Watson Construction Safety Excellence Awards Breakfast
Tower Ballroom
7:00 am - 5:00 pm535 Club
Monet 1
8:00 am - 9:00 amGrab N' Go Breakfast (Light Fare) | Sponsored by iSqFt
Grand 2,3,5
8:00 am - 6:30 pmAGC Lounge Open
Grand 2,3,5
8:30 am - 10:00 amBuilding Division Education Session
Grand 8
ELC Professional Development Session - How to Get Members to Scream Your Name and Beg for More
Monet 3
8:30 am - 6:00 pmCONEXPO-CON/AGG Shuttle Service to/from Bellagio
Bellagio Tour Lobby
9:00 am - 10:00 amBuilding Your Future Leadership Pipeline
Grand 4
Building Positive Project Cultures Faster: Partnering Teams, Projects and Generations
Grand 9
9:00 am - 10:00 amBanking Updates Every Contractor Should Know
Grand 6
Why Construction Companies Need to Know About Mental Health and Suicide Prevention
Grand 7
9:00 am - 10:00 amApplying Construction Safety Management Foundations to Enhance Quality Management Programs
Da Vinci 4
Key Tips for General Contractors and Subcontractors to Unlock Contract Negotiations and Highlights from the 2016 ConsensusDocs
Bellagio 5
10:00 am - 10:30 amNetworking Break | Sponsored by BirdDogHR
Grand 2,3,5
10:30 am - 11:30 amAGC Economic Issues Outlook, Legislative and Regulatory Overview
Bellagio 6
10:30 am - 12:00 pmStudent Chapter Faculty Advisor Meeting
Bellagio 4
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
12:30 pm - 1:30 pmGrab N' Go Lunch (Light Fare) | Sponsored by NCCER
Grand 2,3,5
1:45 pm - 3:15 pmHighway & Transportation Division Session
Grand 8
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmContract Killer Clauses and How to Neutralize Them
Bellagio 5
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMaximize the Performance of the Pre-Construction Process through Pre and Post Bid Communication
Grand 7
From OMG to Dios Mio: Practical Techniques to Communicate with Your Millennial and Hispanic Teams
Grand 4
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmLeveraging Federal Funding to Grow and Train Your Workforce
Grand 9
Reality Capture Workflows Through Plan, Build and Manage Phases
Grand 6
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmConstruction Safety Excellence Awards Judges Panel Forum
Da Vinci 4
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmNetworking Break | Sponsored by BirdDogHR
Grand 2,3,5
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmIndustry Hour Session: BIM Beyond 3D - Unlocking The Real Value of 3D Models to Shorten Project Controls Workflows Powered by InEight - Open to All Attendees
Grand 4
Industry Hour Session: Technology Can Protect Your Profit and Streamline Your Process Powered by Procore - Open to All Attendees
Grand 6
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmIndustry Hour Session: Performance Management 2.0 - Addressing Construction Industry Productivity Challenges Through Integrated Office/Team/Field Technology Powered by Viewpoint - Open to All Attendees
Grand 7
Industry Hour Session: The Future of Making Things: Technology in Construction Powered by Autodesk - Open to All Attendees
Grand 9
3:30 pm - 5:00 pmAGC Technology Showcase: GAME ON! Using video games to attract and train construction workers
Bellagio 6
4:30 pm - 5:30 pmEducation & Research Foundation Donor Reception (Invitation Only)
Michelangelo
5:00 pm - 6:30 pmNetworking Reception | Sponsored by HCSS
Grand 2,3,5

Thursday 03/09/2017
6:30 am - 12:00 pmConvention Registration and Information Desk Open
Registration Counters - Grand Ballroom
7:00 am - 12:00 pm535 Club
Monet 1
9:00 am - 4:00 pmAGC In-House Environmental Managers Meeting
Bellagio 4
8:30 am - 9:30 amGrab N' Go Breakfast (Light Fare) | Sponsored by iSqFt
Grand 2,3,5
8:30 am - 12:00 pmAGC Lounge Open
No location
8:30 am - 6:00 pmCONEXPO-CON/AGG Shuttle Service to/from Bellagio
Bellagio Tour Lobby
9:30 am - 10:30 amPerform Like the Boss: How Smart Contractors Lead Others to Think and Act Like the Boss
Grand 8
Understanding the Construction Risk Environment
Grand 9
9:30 am - 10:30 amIntegration of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Construction
Grand 4
Do's and Don'ts for P3s: Current State of Affairs—Points of View from Practitioners
Grand 6
11:00 am - 12:30 pmAGC in the Community Awards and Closing Keynote | Sponsored by GM
Tower Ballroom

Friday 03/10/2017
7:00 am - 6:00 pmAGC One-Day Tech Summit - Knowledge Sharing + Innovation
The Linq Hotel & Casino
8:30 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday 03/11/2017
8:30 am - 6:00 pmCONEXPO-CON/AGG Shuttle Service to/from Bellagio
Bellagio Tour Lobby