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Omni Chicago Hotel

676 N. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Ph. 312-944-6664
Room Rate: $279; Deadline: October 11
Reservations: Book Now

6.25 Professional Development Hours (PDH) will be available for the event and a form will be sent to attendees after the event concludes. Registrants will have to check with their individual state licensing board to ensure that this event meets their PDH or Continuing Education Unit requirements. Please contact ARTBA’s Olena Khtei okhtei@artba.org for any questions

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Schedule

3 – 3:10 p.m.

Welcome by ARTBA Central Region Vice Chairman

Jim Fehsenfeld, CEO, Heritage Construction and Materials

3:10 – 3:30 p.m.

ARTBA Leadership Presentation

3:30 – 4:45 p.m.

Connectivity, Autonomy, and the Future of Transportation

Kim Avery, bureau field services director, Michigan Department of Transportation

5– 6:30 p.m.

Opening Reception


8 – 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Market Update & November Transportation Referendums Overview

Alison Premo Black, senior vice president & chief economist, ARTBA

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Law & Regulatory Session: Cybersecurity in the Construction Industry: Is the Threat Real? What Can I Do?

Garry Boehlert, partner, Saul, Ewing, Arnstein & Lehr

April Doss, partner, Saul Ewing, Arnstein & Lehr

10:30 – 10:45 a.m.

Networking Break

10:45 – 11:45 a.m.

State Transportation Perspective

Omer Osman, deputy secretary, Illinois Department of Transportation

11:45 – Noon

A Case Study in Grassroots Advocacy: The Dire States Program

Case Construction

Noon – 1 p.m.

Luncheon

Featured session:

Elizabeth Gorman, executive director, Illinois Tollway

Paul D. Kovacs, chief engineering officer, Illinois Tollway

1 – 2 p.m.

Rapid Speed Transportation Initiative: The Midwest Connect Corridor Studies

Thea Walsh, director of transportation systems and funding, Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission

Anna Lynn Smith, senior supervising planner, WSP USA

2 – 3 p.m.

Trends, Technology, Disruptors and the Impact on the Future of Work in Transportation

Bryan Nicol, managing director of Infrastructure & Capital Projects, Deloitte

3 – 3:45 p.m.

Transportation Policy & Regulatory Update, and Overview of the Congressional Elections

Dean Franks, senior vice president of congressional relations, ARTBA

3:45 p.m.

Closing Remarks

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Please complete this sponsor form and email to Ed Tarrant.

GOLD

$5,000
  • 3 complimentary registrations
  • Logo projected during general sessions and lunches
  • Visual & verbal recognition at evening reception
  • Display promotional materials at registration desk
  • Recognition in Regional Meeting pages of artba.org
  • Recognition in all meeting promotional emails

Silver

$3,500
  • 2 complimentary registrations
  • Logo projected during lunches
  • Signage recognition at registration desk
  • Recognition in Regional Meeting pages of artba.org
  • Recognition in all meeting promotional emails

Bronze

$2,500
  • 1 complimentary registration
  • Signage recognition at registration desk
  • Recognition in Regional Meeting pages of artba.org

Sponsors

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PDH Form available, contact Lena Khtei