8:30 am Conference Breakfast & Networking

9:15 am Chair’s Opening Remarks

  • Amy Marks Head of Industrialized Construction Strategy & Evangelism, Autodesk

Driving Supply Chain Transformation

9:30 am Moving From Construction To Production: Exploring the Role of Prefabrication in Shaping a More Sustainable Future for Our Industry

10:15 am The ABC Initiative: Tapping the Potential for Advanced Manufacturing & Construction to Deliver High Performance, Low Carbon Buildings

  • Joan Glickman Director, Advanced Building Construction Initiative, US Department of Energy

10:40 am Fireside Chat: How Are Industry Associations Supporting the Rise of the Subcontractor as the New Manufacturer?

  • Amy Marks Head of Industrialized Construction Strategy & Evangelism, Autodesk
  • Sean McGuire Director, Innovative Technologies, Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA)
  • Chuck Gulledge President, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
  • Tim Wentz Presidential Member (2016-2017), American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)

11:50 am Lunch Break

Track 1: Single-Trade Prefabrication: Production & Logistics

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Setting up & Tracking Prefabrication

Advancing Lean Workflows in Your Facility

12:45 Increasing Internal Buy-in & Commitment to Offsite Construction to Get it Implemented on More Projects

Craig Melograno, President, PDM Constructors

3.15 Optimizing Standard Operating Procedures to Better Manage Multiple Workloads Through Your Facility

Peter Majewski, Production Control Manager, MC Dean

Nasr Cheaib, Production Engineer, MC Dean

4.45 Panel: Exploring the Potential for Robotics & Automation to Transform Fabrication Facilities into Manufacturing Facilities

Colby Swanson, Managing Partner, Momentum Innovation Group

Stephen Gibson, Continuous Improvement Project Manager, IC Thomasson Associates

Aladdin Alwisy, Assistant Professor, M.E. Rinker School of Construction Management, University of Florida

1.30 Case Study: Developing an Efficient End-to-End Tracking System to Understand Performance Metrics & Inform Strategic Decision Making

Randee Herrin, SVP Manufacturing & Innovation, TDIndustries

David Ronson, Director of Construction Technologies, TDIndustries

2.15 Level Up with eVolve MEP: The Revit Solution Built by Electricians for Electricians

Adam Heon, Electrical Segment Manager, eVolve MEP

2.45 Afternoon Refreshments

4.00 Breakouts: Adopting a Manufacturing Mindset to Better Layout & Streamline Movement Around the Facility*

Facilitated by MC Dean
*Please note, this session will only be available to physical pass holders

5.30 Happy Hour & Networking

Track 2: DfMA, BIM & VDC Workflows

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Getting the Right Culture & Mindset in Design

Collaboration & Integration for Advanced Modeling

12:45 Panel: Designing With Modular Intent from Day One for Optimal Efficiencies

Dafna Kaplan, CEO, Casette

Marin Pastar, Global Technology Leader, Vertical Information Modeling, Jacobs

Tom Greenough, Associate, Entuitive

Paul Kirchoff, Chief Revenue Officer, Epsilon Industries

3.15 Exploring How Collaboration Streamlined the Design, Detailing, & Fabrication of a Bespoke Precast Concrete Façade

Andrew Cortez, Vice President & Project Designer, HKS Architects

Mo Wright, Marketing Director, Gate Precast

4.45 Improving Integration & Automation
of Document Management, Modeling & Data Platforms to Streamline Overall Project Development

Maria Laguarda-Mallo Ph.D, Senior Project Manager, VIATechnik LLC

1.30 Boswell Project Case Study: Harnessing IPD to Push the Boundaries of What Can Be Achieved With Industrialized Construction

Chris Jacobson, Vice President, Project Executive, McCarthy Building Companies
Kurt Radtke, Project Director, McCarthy Building Companies
Sierra Parker, Assistant Project Manager, McCarthy Building Companies
Joe Gallagher, Project Superintendent, McCarthy Building Companies

2.15 Breakouts: Evaluating the Cost, Time & Resource Necessary for BIM Development to Inform More Accurate Bids & Estimates

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4.00 Case Study: Overcoming Challenges With Cloud Modeling Software to Facilitate Greater Collaboration in Design

Sara Curry, VDC Director – Healthcare, JE Dunn Construction Company

Nathan Beaver, Director of Engineering Ops, The Brandt Companies LLC

Luis Reyes, Associate, WSP

5.30 Happy Hour & Networking

2.45 Afternoon Refreshments

Track 3: Multi-Trade Collaboration

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Initiating Multi-Trade Collaboration

Supply Chain Integration

12:45 Preparing a Compelling Business Case for Prefabrication to Secure Client Buy-In

Chuck Savage, Modular Design & Construction Lead, JC Elite Construction Services LLC

 

3.15 Benchmarking Best Practices for Management & Coordination of Multiple Trades

David Maser, Director of Construction Innovation, IMC Construction

 

4.45 Assembly OSM: Evolving the Business Model & Supply Chain of the Modular Design-Builder

Brian Sweeney, Director of Operations, Assembly OSM

1.30 Panel: Getting Buy-In to Multi-Trade
Prefabrication From Your General Contractor & Fellow Trades

Tony Fucinaro, Managing Principal, MCL Construction

David Evans, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Starr Electric

Tim McNew, Director of Offsite Manufacturing, Factory Blue

2.15 The Industrialized Revolution-Shifting from Prefabrication to Productization

Amy Marks, Director of Industrialized Construction Strategy & Evangelism, Autodesk
Ryan McMahon
, Director of Product, Industrialized Construction, Autodesk

4.00 Breakouts: Exploring Ways of Dividing & Combining Complex Scopes to Optimize Multi-Trade Opportunities*

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5.30 Happy Hour & Networking

2.45 Afternoon Refreshments 

Track 4: Volumetric Modular

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Setting Up Your Modular Project

Integrating Modular & Traditional Stakeholders

12:45 Case Study: Refining Our Procurement Strategy to Prioritize Modular Construction & Select the Right Manufacturers For Our Portfolio

Matt Keahey, National Vice President – Operations, Facilities, Energy & Construction, Medxcel Facilities Management

Mike Wood, VP Planning, Design & Construction, Medxcel Facilities Management

Heather Lancaster-Dilley, Director of Preconstruction & Project Engineering, Medxcel Facilities Management

3.15 Panel: Exploring the Real-World Hybrid Application of Different Project Deliveries to Modular Attainable Housing Projects

Dafna Kaplan, CEO, Casette

Gloria Westgate, Chief Business Development Officer, Praxis Modular

4,45 The GC Perspective: What Are Our Lessons Learned & Best Practices for Managing a Modular Project?

John Buongiorno, Director, Modular Division, Axis Construction

1.30 Introducing the Modular Mobilization Coalition: Enhancing Supply Chain Agility & Improving Manufacturing Through-Put With a Distributed Manufacturing Model

Colby Swanson, Managing Partner, Momentum Innovation Group

2.15 Scaling and Optimizing Modular Manufacturing

Raghi Iyengar, President, DSi & Manufacton

4.00 Panel: Rethinking Roles of Traditional Design & Construction Partners to Integrate With Modular Manufacturers

Carel Van Houte, Owner, Prolodge

Peter Babaian, Principal, Simpson, Gumpertz & Heger Inc.

John Buongiorno, Director, Modular Division, Axis Construction

Matt Mitchell, Partner, Proset Construction

Gloria Westgate, Chief Business Development Officer, Praxis Modular

5.30 Happy Hour & Networking

2.45 Afternoon Refreshments

Track 5: Program, Planning & Operational Considerations

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Ensuring Consumer-Driven Prefabrication

Overcoming Regulatory Challenges

12:45 Selling the Value of Prefabrication to Company Executives & Getting the Right Mindset Across Internal Stakeholders

Carel Van Houte, Owner, Prolodge

3.15 Panel: Optimizing Contracts, Agreements & Project Delivery Models to Better Facilitate Offsite Construction

Ron Ciotti, Partner, Hinkley Allen                

David Adelstein, Partner, Kirwin Norris

Rich Rozycki, CEO, CRATE Modular

Jake Snyder, Director of Preconstruction, Hoar Construction

 

4.45 Panel: Optimizing the Way Teams Educate & Work With Inspectors & AHJs to Open More Doors to Prefabrication

Rich Rozycki, CEO, CRATE Modular

Tim McNew, Director of Offsite Manufacturing, Factory Blue

1.30 Building Consumer-Driven Architecture to Enable Better Design Decision Making for Prefabrication

Steve Wilson, Principal-in-Charge, HMC Architects                                 

Raymond Pan, Design Principal, HMC Architects

2.15 Case Study: Harnessing Accelerated Building Enclosure & Finishes for Higher Quality Student Housing

Andrew Rener, President, Bouma Construction
Jim Conner
, Executive Vice President & COO, Triangle Associates
Matt Novak
, Leader of Project Management, Triangle Associates

4.00 Evaluating Our Project Successes & Failures to Date to Build a Roadmap for Growth

Rob Crotty, AVP Capital Productivity & Strategy, HCA Healthcare                                              

 

5.30 Happy Hour & Networking

2.45 Afternoon Refreshments