Speakers

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Alexandra IDELSON
SR QUALITY SPECIALIST
JE Dunn Construction

Day One Track A AM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

10:40 am | Panel: Cooperating With Project Executives & Project Managers to Ensure Quality Is Briefed as a Top Priority on the Jobsite

Amy Lutte
GES Quality and Development Director
Merck & Co.

Day One

Tuesday 11th October 2022

9:00 am | Panel: Discussing the Greatest Challenges Clients Face With Quality to Determine How to Meet Their Expectations

Day One Track C PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

1:00 pm | Revealing the Cross Functional Roles & Responsibilities on Raising the Bar for Quality Excellence

Amy Yount
Group Quality Manager
Sundt Construction

Pre-Conference Day Track A PM 2

Monday 10th October 2022

3:30 pm | A Deep-Dive Into Quality Management for Concrete

Andrew Blasetti
Vice President
Thornton Tomasetti

Pre-Conference Day Track C PM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

1:00 pm | Delegated Design: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Angelo Trapani
Director of Quality - Building Division
Walsh Group

Pre-Conference Day Track B PM 2

Monday 10th October 2022

3:30 pm | Utilizing a Robust Work Planning Process to Minimize Defects

Ashley Greybar
Product Marketing Manager
Procore Technologies

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

9:50 am | Enhancing Quality & Safety Through Data, Voice-Enabled Technology & OSHA Approved Tips

Bill Bennington
National Quality Manager
PCL Construction

Day One

Tuesday 11th October 2022

7:30 am | Chair’s Opening Remarks

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

7:50 am | Chair’s Opening Remarks

4:20 pm | Chair’s Closing Remarks

Bill Smith
Regional Director - Sales
Banner Health

Day One Track C AM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

11:20 am | Panel: Enhancing Communication Between Designers, Clients & Contractors to Align All Project Teams on Quality Expectations

Brandon Floyd
Director of Quality
Rosendin

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

3:20 pm | Panel: Reviewing What’s Working, What’s Not & What Needs to Change to Further Improve Quality Processes

Brandon Terpolilli
Global Quality manager
Meta

Day One Track A PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

1:00 pm | Case Study: Establishing a ‘Prideful Readiness’ Culture in the Field to Achieve Success With QA/QC Processes

Brant Fischer
Project Solutions Executive
Messer Construction Co.

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

9:20 am | Panel: Uncovering the Latest Technological Advancements to Level-Up Your Quality Program

Brian Melcher
Principal
Field Verified

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

8:40 am | Presentation by Field Verified

Brian Stroik
Performance Excellence & Quality Consultant/Past Chair and & Fellow (ABAA)
Air Barrier Association of America

Pre-Conference Day Track C AM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

10:00 am | Accomplishing a Durable, High-Performance Building Enclosure

Brianna Hannigan
Project Manager
DPR Construction

Chad Dorgan
Global Sr Director
CQEC Board of Governors

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

8:00 am | Improving Quality Business Intelligence: Determining the Key Metrics of Successful Projects to Evaluate the Health of Your Program

Chris Boal
Director of Quality & Virtual Construction
Adolfson & Peterson Construction

Day One Track B PM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

3:40 pm | Identifying & Analyzing the Existing Quality Processes & What Needs to Change to Ensure On-Going Process Improvement

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

9:20 am | Panel: Uncovering the Latest Technological Advancements to Level-Up Your Quality Program

Christopher Hauska
Project Executive
Mill Creek Construction LLC

Day One

Tuesday 11th October 2022

10:40 am | Client Breakout Session

9:00 am | Panel: Discussing the Greatest Challenges Clients Face With Quality to Determine How to Meet Their Expectations

Christopher Hewitt
Cooperate Director of Quality
The Boldt Company

Day One Track B PM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

4:20 pm | From Lessons Learned to Proactive Planning: Implementing the Knowledge Cycle

Corey Zussman
Director of Quality Assurance
Pepper Construction Group

Day One Track A PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

2:30 pm | Case Study: Working Effectively With High-Risk Trades From Pre to Post-Construction to Actively Prevent Issues From Happening

Curtis Hartog
Executive Director
Minneapolis Public Schools

Day One Track C PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

1:50 pm | Collaborating With the Project Team During Material Shortages & Supply Chain Disruption to Create & Align the Team on a Contingency Plan When Delays Occur

Dan Williams
Director of Quality & Training
Cleveland Construction

Day One Track A PM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

4:20 pm | Optimizing Checklists From a Reactive Chore to a Proactive Planning Tool to Improve Quality Management in the Field

Dana Vincent
Assistant Director of Quality
Yates Construction

Day Two Track C PM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

1:30 pm | Panel: Strategizing With Clients on Risk & Reward Strategies to Cope With the Current Hyperspeed & Urgency of Projects

Daniel Polenz
Director of Construction Quality
Granite Construction

Day One Track B AM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

10:40 am | Audience Discussion: Securing Buy-In From C-Suite Management to Develop & Grow Your Quality Department

David Dominguez
Quality Project Engineer II
Torcon Inc

Pre-Conference Day Track B PM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

1:00 pm | Developing QA/QC Processes for Prefabrication

David Fulmer
Regional Quality Manager & Project Manager
Brasfield & Gorrie LLc

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

3:20 pm | Panel: Reviewing What’s Working, What’s Not & What Needs to Change to Further Improve Quality Processes

Dee Oswald
Vice President, Quality
Kiewit Corp.

Day Two Track B PM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

2:10 pm | Understanding the Role of Quality Executives in Quality Management Execution to Drive Exceptional Business Results & Strong Quality Culture

Dennis Mc Cown
Corporate Quality Director
Swinerton Inc

Day One Track B PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

1:50 pm | Building Flexible Firmwide QA/QC Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to Increase Consistency of Delivery

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

3:20 pm | Panel: Reviewing What’s Working, What’s Not & What Needs to Change to Further Improve Quality Processes

Derek Cavataio
Quality Support Manager
Power Construction Company

Day One Track A AM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

11:20 am | Conducting Effective Mockups as a Mode of Education for Field Teams to Ensure Quality of Installation

Elizabeth Gordon
Quality Leader
DPR Construction

Day One Track B PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

2:30 pm | Assessing Organizational Change Related to Quality: Implementing a Systems Approach to Quality to Align Expectations & Meet Your Company’s Key Performance Indicators

Emma Wilton
Quality Manager
PCL Construction

Pre-Conference Day

Monday 10th October 2022

6:00 pm | Series 4 - Evening Roundtable: Creating a Career Development Path for Quality Leaders

Eugenio Jaramillo
Owner’s Representative & Quality Control Auditor
Florida International University

Day Two Track B AM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

11:30 am | Case Study: Lessons Learned From an Accelerated Bridge Project: Why Do We Need Industry Standards & How Can We Get Them?

Frank Bartholomew
Quality Control Manager
Haselden Construction

Day One Track A AM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

10:40 am | Panel: Cooperating With Project Executives & Project Managers to Ensure Quality Is Briefed as a Top Priority on the Jobsite

Glen Hines
Director, Building Information Modeling Systems
ProLogis

Day One Track C PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

2:30 pm | Revealing How Clients Can Harness BIM to Enhance Quality & Promote Their Internal Standards

Harvey Schwager
Technical Director of Architecture
OHM Advisors

Day One Track C AM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

11:20 am | Panel: Enhancing Communication Between Designers, Clients & Contractors to Align All Project Teams on Quality Expectations

Jack Reid
Regional Quality Manager
The Walsh Group - Walsh Construction & Archer Western

Jason Planke
Safety Director
Sellen Construction

Day Two Track C AM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

10:50 am | Driving Collaboration Between Quality & Safety Departments to Optimize Jobsite Processes

JD Nelson
Central Region Quality Lead
DPR Construction

Day One

Tuesday 11th October 2022

8:20 am | Maximizing Buy-In & Adoption of Quality Processes in the Field

Jeanette Shaw
Director of Quality & Sustainability
Powers Brown Architecture

Day Two Track C PM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

1:30 pm | Panel: Strategizing With Clients on Risk & Reward Strategies to Cope With the Current Hyperspeed & Urgency of Projects

Pre-Conference Day Track C PM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

1:00 pm | Delegated Design: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Jeff Cumpston
Corporate Quality Director
Nabholz Construction Services

Day Two Track C PM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

1:30 pm | Panel: Strategizing With Clients on Risk & Reward Strategies to Cope With the Current Hyperspeed & Urgency of Projects

Pre-Conference Day Track C PM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

1:00 pm | Delegated Design: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Jeremy Carkner
Strategic Initiatives Director, Construction Sciences
EllisDon

Pre-Conference Day Track C PM 2

Monday 10th October 2022

3:30 pm | Executing a Cradle-to Grave Quality Process: From RFP to Schematic Design Through Facilities Management

Jeremy Jafferis
Project Manager
Sundt Construction

Pre-Conference Day Track A PM 2

Monday 10th October 2022

3:30 pm | A Deep-Dive Into Quality Management for Concrete

Jesse Hernandez
Founder
Life Time Inc.

Day One

Tuesday 11th October 2022

9:00 am | Panel: Discussing the Greatest Challenges Clients Face With Quality to Determine How to Meet Their Expectations

Jim Townsend
Construction Quality Program Manager
Intel Corp.

Joe Zepp
Geographical Quality Manager
Southland Industries

Day One Track A PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

1:00 pm | Case Study: Establishing a ‘Prideful Readiness’ Culture in the Field to Achieve Success With QA/QC Processes

Joel Hall
Director of Quality
LeChase Construction Services LLC

Day One Track A AM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

10:40 am | Panel: Cooperating With Project Executives & Project Managers to Ensure Quality Is Briefed as a Top Priority on the Jobsite

JOHN MASCARO
CHAIR
American Society for Quality, Design & Construction Division

Jose Rivera
Director of Operational Excellence
Stiles Inc.

Day Two Track A PM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

2:10 pm | Case Study: Benchmarking Best Practices for Streamlining Close Out of Punchlists & Rework With Commissioning & Regulatory Bodies

Joseph Quattrochi
Director of Quality - Heavy Civil
Walsh Group

Day One Track C AM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

10:40 am | Connecting the Disconnect Between Rework & Hidden Costs to Promote, Track & Improve Your Quality Program

K Paez
Director, Business Assurance & Transformation
EllisDon

K Paez
Director, Business Assurance & Transformation
EllisDon

Pre-Conference Day Track C PM 2

Monday 10th October 2022

3:30 pm | Executing a Cradle-to Grave Quality Process: From RFP to Schematic Design Through Facilities Management

Keila Rawlinson
Operations Business Analyst
DPR Construction

Day One Track B PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

2:30 pm | Assessing Organizational Change Related to Quality: Implementing a Systems Approach to Quality to Align Expectations & Meet Your Company’s Key Performance Indicators

Kevin Pellerin
Lead Civil Quality Inspector
Ledcor Construction Inc

Day One Track C AM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

11:20 am | Panel: Enhancing Communication Between Designers, Clients & Contractors to Align All Project Teams on Quality Expectations

Lance Simons
Vice President - Safety & Quality
The Haskell Company

Pre-Conference Day Track A AM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

10:00 am | Formulating Your Firmwide Quality Program

Larry Corn
SE Division Quality Manager
Walsh Group

Day One Track A PM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

3:40 pm | Creating an Inspection & Testing Plan (ITP) to Meet Project Requirements

Larry Weidmann
Vice President of Quality Management
KAST Construction Co. LLC

Day One Track C PM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

3:40 pm | Conducting Constructability Reviews on Design Documents, Drawings & Specifications to Match Design Intent With Construction

LaShira Champion-King
Quality Lean & Innovation Director
Walbridge

Day Two Track B PM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

1:30 pm | Case Study: Behind the Scenes of the First ISO Certified Construction Firm in the US: Should You Be ISO 9001 Certified?

Laura Cooley
Consultant, Coach, Instructor & Facilitator Specializing in Operational Excellence, Construction Institute Board Member
Construction Institute

Pre-Conference Day Track B AM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

10:00 am | Retool Your Communication Approach to Become a More Effective Leader

Laurie Stidham
Quality Manager
AECOM

Day Two Track A AM

Tuesday 11th October 2022

10:50 am | Uncovering How the Daily Huddle Is the Most Important Indicator of Success to Improve Communication & the Team’s Focus on Quality

Lester McKinzy
Regional Quality Control Manager
Turner Construction Company

Day One Track A PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

1:50 pm | Improving Collaboration Between General Contractors & Trades to Create Robust, Integrated Quality Programs

Maria Isabel Paredes
QA/QC Program Engineer
Meta

Mark Drzewiecki
Regional Quality Director, CQEC Vice President
Mortenson Construction

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

8:00 am | Improving Quality Business Intelligence: Determining the Key Metrics of Successful Projects to Evaluate the Health of Your Program

Mark Mohar
Quality Control Manager + Compliance Officer
Harris Co.

Day Two Track A PM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

1:30 pm | Enhancing Collaboration With Suppliers to Ensure High-Quality Materials

Mark Nastari
Corporate Quality Director
Harder Mechanical Contractors

Mark Walsh
Principal, Global Director of Technical Design
Perkins & Will

Day One Track C PM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

4:20 pm | Establishing a Continuum of Design, BIM Development & Constructability Reviews

Pre-Conference Day Track C PM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

1:00 pm | Delegated Design: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Michael Farrell
Construction Quality Program Manager
Intel

Day One

Tuesday 11th October 2022

7:40 am | Case Study: Uncovering How Intel’s Fab Construction Enterprise (FCE) Drives Quality on More Complex Projects

Michael Munro
Quality Assurance Manager - Tech, Tools, & Data
EllisDon

Michael Munro
QA Manager, Technology & Integration
EllisDon

Pre-Conference Day Track C PM 2

Monday 10th October 2022

3:30 pm | Executing a Cradle-to Grave Quality Process: From RFP to Schematic Design Through Facilities Management

Michael Thole
Director, Corporate Quality
Flintco, LLC

Pre-Conference Day Track A PM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

1:00 pm | Creating a Step-By-Step Project Specific Plan With Field Leadership

Mirela Cupovic
Business Process Manager
EllisDon

Mirela Cupovic-Panthaki
Business Process Manager
EllisDon

Pre-Conference Day Track C PM 2

Monday 10th October 2022

3:30 pm | Executing a Cradle-to Grave Quality Process: From RFP to Schematic Design Through Facilities Management

Patrick Andrews
Senior Quality Manager
Adolfson & Peterson Construction

Day One Track B PM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

3:40 pm | Identifying & Analyzing the Existing Quality Processes & What Needs to Change to Ensure On-Going Process Improvement

Paul Edwards
Corporate Quality Director
Stacy & Witbeck

Day One Track C AM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

11:20 am | Panel: Enhancing Communication Between Designers, Clients & Contractors to Align All Project Teams on Quality Expectations

Paul Stewart
Director of Quality
Kiewit Corp.

Pre-Conference Day Track A PM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

1:00 pm | Creating a Step-By-Step Project Specific Plan With Field Leadership

Paz Arroyo
Quality Leader
DPR Construction

Day One

Tuesday 11th October 2022

8:20 am | Maximizing Buy-In & Adoption of Quality Processes in the Field

Peter Ukstins
Construction Risk Engineering Consultant, Subcontractor Default Insurance
AXA XL

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

9:20 am | Panel: Uncovering the Latest Technological Advancements to Level-Up Your Quality Program

Richard Ayub
Construction Quality Program Manager
Intel Corp.

Day One

Tuesday 11th October 2022

7:40 am | Case Study: Uncovering How Intel’s Fab Construction Enterprise (FCE) Drives Quality on More Complex Projects

Rob Kaltenbach
Field Operations Manager
Gray Construction

Day One Track B PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

1:00 pm | Investing in Learning & Development to Upskill Employees on Quality Processes

Robert Achilles
Vice President, Director of Quality
Sellen Construction

Day One Track A AM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

10:40 am | Panel: Cooperating With Project Executives & Project Managers to Ensure Quality Is Briefed as a Top Priority on the Jobsite

Day Two Track C AM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

10:50 am | Driving Collaboration Between Quality & Safety Departments to Optimize Jobsite Processes

Robert Swink
Director, Quality Assurance & Quality Control
Samet Corp

Day One Track B PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

1:50 pm | Building Flexible Firmwide QA/QC Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to Increase Consistency of Delivery

Ron Jackson
Director of Quality
Danis Construction

Russ Korcuska
Senior Vice President of Construction & Design
Phoenix Children's Hospital

Day One

Tuesday 11th October 2022

9:00 am | Panel: Discussing the Greatest Challenges Clients Face With Quality to Determine How to Meet Their Expectations

Ryan Meeks
Construction Quality Program Manager
Intel Corp.

Day One

Tuesday 11th October 2022

7:40 am | Case Study: Uncovering How Intel’s Fab Construction Enterprise (FCE) Drives Quality on More Complex Projects

Sam Arabia CM-BIM
Vice President
Torcon Inc

Pre-Conference Day Track B PM 1

Monday 10th October 2022

1:00 pm | Developing QA/QC Processes for Prefabrication

Scott West
President
CQEC

Day One Track B AM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

11:20 am | Attracting & Recruiting Qualified Individuals to Create the Best Quality Team

Day Two Track A AM

Tuesday 11th October 2022

11:30 am | Implementing Root Cause Analysis on Quality Defects to Learn From Previous Mistakes

Pre-Conference Day

Monday 10th October 2022

6:00 pm | Series 4 - Evening Roundtable: Creating a Career Development Path for Quality Leaders

Steve Black
Senior Quality Support Manager
Power Construction Company

Day One Track A AM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

11:20 am | Conducting Effective Mockups as a Mode of Education for Field Teams to Ensure Quality of Installation

Steve Worner
Quality Director
Corval Group

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

3:20 pm | Panel: Reviewing What’s Working, What’s Not & What Needs to Change to Further Improve Quality Processes

Steven Solloway
National Quality Manager
Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Day Two Track A AM

Tuesday 11th October 2022

11:30 am | Implementing Root Cause Analysis on Quality Defects to Learn From Previous Mistakes

Sue Klawans
SK Lean
CQEC

Day One Track B PM 2

Tuesday 11th October 2022

4:20 pm | From Lessons Learned to Proactive Planning: Implementing the Knowledge Cycle

Day Two Track B AM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

10:50 am | Harnessing the Best of Us: A Facilitated Discussion on Overcoming Obstacles & Building on Successes to Fast-Track Your Program

Day Two Track C PM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

1:30 pm | Panel: Strategizing With Clients on Risk & Reward Strategies to Cope With the Current Hyperspeed & Urgency of Projects

Thomas Boyce
Director of Safety, Quality, and Organizational Development
Hathaway Dinwiddie

Day Two Track C AM

Wednesday 12th October 2022

11:30 am | Fostering a Risk Management Mindset: Prioritizing & Proactively Mitigating Quality Risks

Toni DiDomenico
Regional Safety Director
Ryan Companies

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

9:50 am | Enhancing Quality & Safety Through Data, Voice-Enabled Technology & OSHA Approved Tips

Trevor Brown
Regional Quality Director
JE Dunn Construction

Day Two

Wednesday 12th October 2022

9:20 am | Panel: Uncovering the Latest Technological Advancements to Level-Up Your Quality Program

Trey Griffith
Quality
Gray Construction

Day One Track B PM 1

Tuesday 11th October 2022

1:00 pm | Investing in Learning & Development to Upskill Employees on Quality Processes