All sessions will be hosted online September 27-29, 2021 Eastern Time.

27 Sep 2021 Sept 27

Time Title Speaker Track
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM KEYNOTE: Innovating During Times of Uncertainty: Adapting Your Business for the New Normal
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM Designing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Policies on Purpose for Greater Impact Workplace
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM The Story of BIM and the New World of Digital Construction Technology
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM Resiliency Challenges for Our Facilities and Critical Infrastructure Resilience
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM An Overview of 4D BIM Construction Sequencing: The Reality and the Potential Technology
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM Simulation Platform for Energy-Efficient Design (SPEED) Technology
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM Building Codes Save: FEMA’s Nationwide Building Code Losses Avoided Study Panel Resilience
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM The Rapidly Accelerating Housing Shortage and Modular Building Solution Technology
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM Cybercrime Vulnerability in Buildings and Critical Infrastructure Workplace
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM Resilience, Functional Recovery, Sustainability – What Are They & What Do They Mean to the Structural Engineering Profession? Resilience
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM KEYNOTE: Disaster Resilience: Priorities, Programs, and Incentives
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Disaster Preparedness & Mitigation Networking Reception, Sponsored by American Institute of Architects
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Off-Site Construction & Affordable Housing Networking Reception

28 Sep 2021 Sept 28

Time Title Speaker Track
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM KEYNOTE: If We Act Together Now, We Can Change the World!
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM Delivering Value: How a Collaborative and Strategic Approach to Off-Site Construction Supports Better Building Technology
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM Addressing Climate Injustice: Building Our Way to Equitable, Sustainable and Resilient Communities
  • Regina Gray
    Director, Affordable Housing Research and Technology Division (AHRT), Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R), U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • Kevin Bush
    Deputy Assistant Secretary for Grant Programs, U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
Resilience
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM Unmasking Microaggressions in the Workplace Workplace
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM Data Driven Collaboration at the Department of State
  • Lauren Frank
    Interior Designer, U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO)
  • Andy Blackmore
    Architect and Design Manager, U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO)
  • Roger Grant
    Executive Director, BIM, National Institute of Building Sciences
  • Kimon Onuma
    President, Onuma, Inc.
Technology
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM The Drive for the Rural Youth Technopreneurs Development Model Through an Innovative Sanitation System Implemented at Qweqwe Village in the Eastern Cape Province
  • Tshiphiri Tshivhasa
    Deputy Director for Research, Department of Human Settlements, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Workplace
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM Accelerating Climate Change Solutions and Action Through Museums Resilience
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM ESG & DEI: Best Practices for Building Industry Applications Workplace
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM Advantages of Using 3D Printed Forms for a Precast Concrete Project
  • Mo Wright
    Marketing Director, Gate Precast Company
  • Diana Hun
    Building Envelopes Subprogram Manager, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Technology
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM Awards Ceremony + Fireside Chat with Jamie Gentoso of Holcim
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM BIM & Digital Construction Networking Reception, Sponsored by BSI
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Women Executives in Building Networking Reception, Sponsored by 84 Lumber

29 Sep 2021 Sept 29

Time Title Speaker Track
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM KEYNOTE: A Future World Vision – Safe, Resilient and Sustainable Infrastructure
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM How To Build Without the Guilt Resilience
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM Systems Change to Create and Transform Healthy Buildings Workplace
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM Off-Site Construction: Addressing Common Community and Building Industry Challenges
  • Tom Hardiman
    Executive Director, Modular Building Institute
  • Ryan Colker
    Vice President, Innovation, International Code Council
  • Jeffrey Brown
    State Building Codes Office Director, Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development
Technology
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM Applying Artificial Intelligence to Buildings with Imperfect Data
  • Emily Wendel
    Senior Research Engineer, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Ben Ford
    Research Scientist, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Technology
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM How Career Mapping is helping increase the talent pipeline for the built environment Workplace
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM Making businesses and homes more resilient with the SBA, IBHS and the Insurance Information Institute
  • Alexandra Cary
    FORTIFIED Market Development Manager, Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety
  • Christopher Cioffi
    EIT ( IBHS Commercial Lines Engineer)
  • Alejandro Contreras
    Director of Preparedness, Communication and Coordination, U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of Disaster Assistance
  • Loretta Worters
    Vice President, Media Relations, Insurance Information Institute
Resilience
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM Climate Adaptation, Mitigation, and the Role of Building Codes
  • Judy Zakreski
    Vice President of Global Services, International Code Council
  • Joram Snijders
    Senior Policy Officer, Department of Construction and Energy, Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, Netherlands
  • John (JC) Hudgison
    Construction Services Center Manager, Chief Building Official, City of Tampa
Technology
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM Innovations in the Life Cycle of Concrete Structures
  • Tien Peng
    Senior Vice President, Sustainability, Codes and Standards, National Ready Mixed Concrete Association
Resilience
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM KEYNOTE: Who Builds, Who Benefits? Embodied Human Cost in AEC Supply Chains
  • Renée Cheng
    Dean, College of Built Environments, University of Washington