Let's talk about Opportunities! Let's talk about Successes! Let's talk about what it takes to achieve our BEST - the best leadership, the best budgets/financials, the best delivery method!
Presentations and panel discussions will include the various perspectives of politics, public, and private entities, with representation from many sides: contractors, developers, architects, engineers, facility/project Owners, civic leaders, etc.
Day 1: April 6, 2016 - Scholarship Benefit Golf Tournament (OPTIONAL-open to the public) +Evening Meet-and-Greet, Dinner, Golf Awards, Benefit Silent Auction. (INCLUDED in Golf Tournament or Forum Registration)
Day 2: April 7, 2016 - Full-day Forum + Reception. (INCLUDED in Forum Registration)
Day 3: April 6, 2016 - Half-day Forum + Afternoon Board and Member Meeting. (FREE) + Evening River Barge Dinner Cruise (OPTIONAL)
THREE KEY TOPICS
Topic 1: LEADERSHIP
How do the client's processes and leadership affect project delivery? How will education affect our future industry leaders? How can strategic planning help us attain our goals?
Topic 2: FUNDING & BUDGETS
What does the Texas construction economy look like? How can we better develop accurate project budgets and project funding? Where does science meet art in financial predictions and contingencies?
Topic 3: PROJECT DELIVERY
Who benefits from the various project delivery methods? How do you choose the best delivery method for today's realities and tomorrow's unknowns, and the special challenges for public projects? What are the key elements and best practices to deliver a successful project? Where do P3's, IPD's and other trends fit in?
Carla Bingaman, Executive Director