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AGC Houston Technology Conference
Draws Tech Savvy Experts
On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, AGC Houston held its second
technology conference, specifically designed for the commercial
construction industry, at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. The all-day
event kicked off with live product demonstrations from PlanGrid
and Assemble Systems and featured keynote speaker Robert Capps,
Head of Editorial and Partner at Godfrey Dadich Partners and
former Head of Editorial at WIRED. The late morning and afternoon
featured a variety of panel discussions and case studies related
to the use of technological applications in the A/E/C industry.
Many thanks to the 2017 Solutions Thru Technology Committee
members, under the leadership of Kendall Pouland, Tellepsen, for
their work in reviewing and assembling the presentations!
Thank you to our sponsors
Keynote: Anslow Bryant, Construction, Ltd; Continental Breakfast:
Linbeck Group, LLC; Lunch: TDIndustries; Live Demonstrations:
PlanGrid; Assemble Systems; Happy Hour: PlanGrid
Thank you exhibitors
PlanGrid; RedTeam; Assemble Systems; Procore Technologies, Inc.;
Leica Geosystems; Milwaukee; and to our Collegiate Exhibitors:
University of Houston Department of Construction Management;
Texas A & M Department of Construction Science; Louisiana State
University College of Engineering.
Thank you to the following presenters for their
valuable input and expertise in leading the
educational sessions!
Getting Value Out of Value Engineering: Combining Technology and
Expertise to Reduce Cost Not Scope: Dillon Brady, Cypress Fairbanks
ISD; Eric Smith, AIA, PBK Architects, Inc.; Eric Blankenship and
Robert Pleasants, Satterfield and Pontikes Construction, Inc.
The Connected Jobsite: Joe Williams, Rogers-O'Brien

AGC Houston Welcomes
New Government Affairs
and Diversity Manager
announce the addition of
William J. Martinez as Government
Affairs and Diversity Manager. A native
Houstonian and sixth-generation
Texan, William graduated from Texas
A&M University with a bachelor's of
science in political science. Previously, Martinez worked in public
affairs for the Houston Police Department and served in a variety
of campaign and political roles over the last several years. He has
volunteered for and raised funds for a variety of political and
charitable causes. Welcome to your new home, William!
Winter 2018

Pictured are Bill Scott, III, Linbeck
Group, LLC; AGC Houston Chairman
James Bryant, Anslow Bryant
Construction, Ltd; conference
speaker Robert Capps, Godfrey
Dadich Partners; AGC Houston
President/CEO Jerry Nevlud; and
Technology Conference Committee
Chair Kendall Pouland, Tellepsen.

Collaborating in a BIM World with a Common Denominator:
Lilian Magallanes, Bluebeam, Inc.
Lean Company Culture: Allston Marble, Sean Sachtleben and
David Noonan, Linbeck Group, LLC.
New Technology; New Liabilities: Curt Martin, Peckar &
Abramson, PC.
A Sub, Supplier and GC Walk Onto A Job...: Adele Tiblier, zlien;
David Kalinec, Jr., Cato Industrial Group, LLC.
Smart, Integrated Buildings and How They Create a Sustainable
Construction Process: Gary Dennis and Duncan Bennett,
Honeywell Building Solutions; Brian Veazey, HMA Consulting.
The Technology Advantage: Transform Your Business by Focusing
on Construction Productivity Software: Drew Moncada, PlanGrid;
Anthony Walton, Tellepsen; Morgan Fountain, TDIndustries, Inc.
Digital Transformation: Small Improvements for Big Efficiencies:
Kendall Pouland, Tellepsen; Daniel Lara, Building Concrete Solutions.
Statue 3-D Laser Scanning: Trials, Tribulations, and Triumphs:
Ray Drexler, PE, Walter P Moore; Ryan Shults, Gilbane
Building Company.
Expanding Technology to the Construction Site: David Schultz,
Bhavna Nim, Michael Listi, Anslow Bryant Construction, Ltd.
Leveraging New Automation in Workforce Labor Analytics to
Mitigate Construction Disputes and Resolve Claims: I.D. Walker
and Melanie Laird, FC Construction Services; Rome Overmyer,
Barton Malow Company; David Gross, Swire Properties;
Scott Bellamy, Wells Fargo Risk Services; Chris Diaz, Balfour
Beatty Construction.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Cornerstone - Winter 2017

From the Chairman of the Board, James Bryant
AGC Houston 2018 Board of Directors
Get to Know Your Newest Board Members
Disaster Response: AGC Houston Announces $100,000 for Hurricanes Harvey & Maria Relief
Social Media in Employment Update
AGC Houston Silica Task Force Releases Safety Training & Development Program Guide
Past Events
Member News
Index of Advertisers/
Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - Intro
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Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - cover1
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Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - From the Chairman of the Board, James Bryant
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Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - AGC Houston 2018 Board of Directors
Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - Get to Know Your Newest Board Members
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Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - Disaster Response: AGC Houston Announces $100,000 for Hurricanes Harvey & Maria Relief
Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - Social Media in Employment Update
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Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - AGC Houston Silica Task Force Releases Safety Training & Development Program Guide
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Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - Past Events
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Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - Member News
Cornerstone - Winter 2017 - Index of Advertisers/
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