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July 10, 2013 - July 12, 2013
Oct 15, 2013 - Oct 19, 2013
AGC SAFETY AND HEALTH CONFERENCE
2013 AGC BUILDING CONTRACTORS CONFERENCE
COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO
Construction safety and health is vital for the success of
the industry. Join more than 150 industry professionals and
participate in the development of regulatory and legislative
activity on both national and local levels, assist in the
development and creation of new safety training programs and
products and hear the latest initiatives from OSHA and other
The Curtis Hotel
1405 Curtis St.
Denver, CO 80202
August 14, 2013 - Aug 15, 2013
2013 IT FORUM CONFERENCE
Please join us in Chicago at the Hyatt Regency Hotel for the
5th annual AGC IT Forum Conference where great peer-topeer collaboration and networking are central! This year our
theme is Strong IT Knowledge Driving Excellent Business
The 2013 AGC Building Contractors Conference brings together
high-level leaders in the building construction industry to
share, learn and discuss the issues that are essential to them
and their business. This year’s theme is “Increasing Your Firm’s
Productivity Through Industry Innovations.”
What steps is your ﬁrm taking toward increased productivity?
Are you paying more attention to business development? Have
you invested in new technology in the ofﬁce and in the ﬁeld?
Is your company beginning to look at how lean processes can
impact safety? Do you have experience with prefabrication
and modularization or are you thinking about expanding into
these areas? These are just a few of the questions that will be
addressed at this year’s AGC Building Contractors Conference.
General sessions include:
• Winning More for Less
• Immigration Reform
• Increasing Productivity Through Technology with ROI in Mind
• Increased Field Productivity Through Lean Safety Programs
• The Impact of Lean and IPD on Prefabrication and
With this theme in mind, we’re working on an agenda full of
the things that will increase your IT knowledge and help you to
make those excellent business decisions.
The Conference will also address the important and complex
issues surrounding Immigration Reform and the current and
potential impacts on your business.
• Peer-to-peer collaboration — the hallmark of our
The sessions on October 18 are led by the AGC Public/Private
Industry Advisory Council (PIAC) and are open to all Conference
attendees. The PIAC provides a direct line of communication
between private and public owners and AGC of America.
Several discussion topics are currently under development and
will allow for substantial dialogue between contractors and
other stakeholders in the industry and project owners involved
in facility design and construction.
conference. Whether it is sharing knowledge during one of
the sessions, in networking during the reception or meeting
up with a familiar face from a prior conference, we think that
the connections you make will be a valuable takeaway.
Insightful sessions on:
• Cyber Security
• Disaster Recovery/ Business Continuity (DR/BC)
• Affordable Technology Solutions
• Wireless Technology
• Technology Trends
• and much more...
The popular “Rapid Fire Demos” will return this year with
a host of new demonstrations and discussions on software
and IT products in the quick 10-minute demo format.
Meet colleagues at the networking reception.
Cutting-edge technology vendors in the Conference’s
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Directors of IT
Chief Information Ofﬁcers
Chief Executive Ofﬁcers
Chief Technology Ofﬁcers
Any professional interested in learning more about IT in the
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Chicago, IL 60601
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The Conference is focused on sharing best practices, learning
from each other’s experiences, exploring challenges and
solutions, and encouraging an open dialogue. There are also
numerous networking opportunities. Senior-level building
contractors, large project owners and other key industry
stakeholders will gather at the breakfasts, luncheons,
networking breaks, evening receptions and golf tournament
featured throughout the Conference.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Building construction contractors, construction project owners,
design professionals, attorneys, suppliers - anyone interested in
industry best practices and networking.
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Constructor - July/August 2013
Innovative Ideas Modernize 78-Year-Old Bridge
DeConstructing Social Media
Stand-Out Safety Program Earns Opp Construction Grand Award
2013 AGC/Willis Construction Safety Excellence Award Winners
2013 Liberty Mutual Marvin M. Black Excellence in Partnering Awards
Money Isn't Everything
AGC in Action
Wall of Wind
Weathering the Storm
Green, Safe and Fast
Leading the Way
Summing it Up
Going Interstate? Go NASCLA.
Do the Math
Legislative and Regulatory News
2013 Regional Resource Guide
Member and Chapter News
Index to Advertisers
Constructor - July/August 2013