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Agenda

3/30/2022, Wednesday

10:00am - 12:00pm   Registration Check-in/Info Desk Open- Lobby
5:00pm - 6:00pm Young Leader Meet & Greet, Marriott Hotel Restaurant

3/30/2022, Wednesday : Crucial Conversations Workshop

12:00 - 1:00 pm Lunch 
1:00 - 5:00 pm Crucial Conversations
Randy Cobb, New Day Leadership

Participants will learn how to speak persuasively not abrasively; how to foster teamwork leading to better decision making; how to build acceptance rather than resistance; and how to resolve individual and group disagreements. 

3/31/2022, Thursday

9:00 am - 12:00 pm    Registration Check-in/Info Desk Open- Lobby
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm Lunch (provided) 
12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Joint HR/Safety Session: Mental Health, Wellness and Suicide Prevention, Steven Frost, Site Safety Health and Environment Manager with Howard S. Wright, a Balfour Beatty Company
Sponsored by McGriff

1:45 pm - 2:00 pm Break: Visit with Exhibitors
   
2:00 pm - 5:15 pm
HR Sessions:
Attendees can elect to attend either the HR sessions or attend the Safety sessions; the HR and Safety afternoon sessions run concurrently.
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm HR Break Out Session: Creating Leadership Training for Supervisors, Tracy Faithful, Eurovia USA

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Break: Visit with Exhibitors 
3:15 pm - 5:15 pm Attendees can elect to attend either the HR sessions or attend the Safety sessions; the HR and Safety afternoon sessions run concurrently.
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm HR Break Out Session: Union Activity Update, Mark Stubley, Ogletree Deakins

4:20 pm - 5:15 pm HR Break Out Session: "The Great Resignation", Tom Sheehan with Catapult

   
2:00pm - 5:15 pm
Safety Sessions:
Attendees can elect to attend either the HR sessions or attend the Safety sessions; the HR and Safety afternoon sessions run concurrently.
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Safety Break Out Session: The Importance of Establishing a Safety Culture and the Impact of Employee Stress on Safety, Curtis Moore, Fisher & Phillips LLP
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm 
Break: Visit with Exhibitors 
3:15 pm - 5:00 pm Safety Break Out Session: Regulatory Round Table Discussion




5:00pm - 7:00pm
All Attendee Networking Reception - East Hall
   
   

4/1/2022, Friday

7:30 am - 8:30 am Attendee Breakfast/Visit with Exhibitors - East Hall
   
8:30 am - 12:00 pm HR Sessions:
Attendees can elect to attend either the HR sessions or attend the Safety sessions; the HR and Safety afternoon sessions run concurrently.
8:30 am - 9:30 am HR Break Out Session: "Turnover Tsunami: Recruitment and Retention Strategies for 2022", Rebecca Battle-Bryant
9:30 am - 10:30 am HR Break Out Session:  Employment Law, Sabrina Rockoff, McGuire, Wood and Bissette
10:30 am -11:00 am Break: Visit with Exhibitors - East Hall
11:00 am -12:00 pm HR & Safety Joint General Session: Closing Keynote Presentation:  Connected Leadership - The Power of Inspirational Leadership in Creating Effective Organizations, Gen. Tom James


8:30 am - 12:00 pm Safety Sessions: 
Attendees can elect to attend either the HR sessions or attend the Safety sessions; the HR and Safety afternoon sessions run concurrently.
8:30 am - 10:30am
Safety Break Out Session: Best Safety Practices Panel Discussion, Led by Jeff Hanson, VP, HR-HSE & Risk at United Infrastructure Group
 
10:30 am - 11:00 am Break: Visit with Exhibitors - East Hall
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Safety & HR Joint General Session: Closing Keynote Presentation: Connected Leadership - The Power of Inspirational Leadership in Creating Effective Organizations, Gen. Tom James
   
12:00 pm Conference Adjourned - Travel Safely!