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Southeastern Construction Owners & Associates Roundtable

Winter Meeting 2023

Preliminary Agenda

Monday, January 30

  • 10:00am-12noon
    Registration | Sea Turtle Foyer
  • 8:00am-12noon
    Optional Golf Outing | Sailfish Sands Golf Course
  • 2:00pm-4:00pm
    Board of Directors Meeting (Board & Committee Chairs Only | Cobia & Tarpon
  • 5:30pm-7:00pm
    Optional Activity: Welcome Reception | Sea Turtle Foyer

Tuesday, January 31

  • 7:30am-8:30am
    Registration | Sea Turtle Foyer
  • 7:30am-8:30am
    Continental Breakfast | Sea Turtle Foyer
  • 8:30am-12noon
    Committee Meetings
  • 8:30am-9:30am
    Workforce Development Committee Meets | Kingfish Room
  • 8:30am-9:30am
    Safety Committee Meets | Loggerhead A
  • 9:30am-10:30am
    Marketing & Fundraising for Scholarships/Events Committee Meets | Loggerhead B
  • 10:30am-11:30am
    Owners’ Forum | Loggerhead C
  • 11:30am-1:00pm
    Lunch – On your own
  • 1:00pm-4:30pm
    General Session (Day 1) | Leatherback & Hawksbill
  • 1:00pm-1:10pm
    Welcome, Pledge of Allegiance | Scott Straight | Vice President, Project Engineering, Facilities Projects, and Real Estate & Right of Way | LG&E and KU Energy | SCOAR President
  • 1:10pm-1:20pm
    Opening Remarks | Scott Straight
  • 1:20pm-1:30pm
    Safety Topic: Fit for Duty | Herb Strong, Client Services Manager | Haztek, Inc. | SCOAR Safety Committee Chair
  • 1:30pm-1:40pm
    Introduction of 2023 Board of Directors and Officers | Scott Straight
  • 1:40pm-2:00pm
    Member and Guest Introductions | Tim Johnson | SCOAR Executive Director
  • 2:00pm-3:00pm
    Project Summit-Project Success through Trust and Collaboration | Moderator: Kevin Sell-CVO, United Group Services | Ed Luckenbach, Air Products (Retired) | Dan Freese-CEO, United Group Services | Ryan Odendahl-President, KWEST Group | Todd Stevens-Vice President, Metropower | Dr. Ken Sullivan-Professor, Arizona State University/Simplar
  • 3:00pm-3:30pm
    Networking Break | Kingfish Foyer
  • 3:30pm-4:00pm
    Sponsor Solutions: It’s Never Been Worse: The Construction Labor Market in 2023 | Herb Dew, Owner | RoadDog Jobs
  • 4:00pm-4:30pm
    Owner Update | Greg Polk, VP of Global Government Relations & Citizenship | Stanley Black & Decker
  • 4:30pm
    Adjourn
  • 6:00pm-10:000pm
    Optional Networking Activity: Dinner & Casino Night | Leatherback & Hawksbill

Wednesday, February 1

  • 7:30am-8:15am
    Breakfast Buffet | Sea Turtle Foyer
  • 8:15am-12:15pm
    General Session (Day 2) | Leatherback & Hawksbill
  • 8:15am-8:25am
    Opening Remarks/Day 1 Recap | Scott Straight
  • 8:30am-9:00am
    TOPS Award Winner Presentation | Lance Simons, VP – Safety & Quality, Haskell | BayCare Mease Countryside Hospital Master Plan
  • 9:00am-9:30am
    TOPS Award Winner Presentation | Kevin Sell, CVO, United Group Services | Suicide Prevention Program
  • 9:30am-10:00am
    Sponsor Solutions | Mark Brown and Jimmie Jordan, Southern States Millwright Regional Council | “UBC Millwright Apprenticeship. What Sets Us Apart”
  • 10:00am-10:30am
    Networking Break
  • 10:30am-11:15am
    Session – TBD
  • 11:15am-11:45am
    Owner Update | Jeff Heun, Director | LG&E-KU
  • 11:45am-12noon
    Closing Remarks | Scott Straight
  • 12noon
    Adjourn

*Casino gaming tables are provided for entertainment purposes only. All donations and proceeds support SCOAR’s scholarship program. Players must be 18 years or older.

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