Conference Sessions

Day 1 – April 13

Opening Remarks &
Leveraging Technology to Optimize Operations

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Opening Remarks

  • Robert Latham, Executive Vice President, Associated Pennsylvania Constructors

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Leveraging Technology to Optimize Operations

  • Heather Heeter, Transportation Business Unit Leader, Borton-Lawson
  • Walt Stout, PTV Business Development Leader, Borton-Lawson

Learn the benefits of a formalized Digital Transformation Strategy, and how to use it to optimize operations. We will show specific examples how technology can be used to improve safety, provide remote site access for walkthroughs and project meetings, and enhance construction progress reviews.

Registrants can view a replay of this session using the same passcode used to join the live session. The passcode was provided in your confirmation email.

0.5 PDH Credits

Customer Service Modernization; Striving for Best in Class

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Kelli Roberts, Director of Policy and External Affairs, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has always been customer-driven and as America’s First Super Highway, we’ve worked to deliver the best roadway value for our customers’ dollar.  This presentation examines recent efforts to apply that same standard to the customer service being delivered through our contact centers by modernizing and evolving our approach to customer communications.

Registrants can view a replay of this session using the same passcode used to join the live session. The passcode was provided in your confirmation email. 

0.5 PDH Credits

Digital Transformation in Construction, it’s a lot about User eXPerience & Day 1 Wrap-Up

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Digital Transformation in Construction, it’s a lot about User eXPerience

In a world impacted by COVID, Digital Transformation has taken a front seat in modernizing processes across our industry. How do make sure that projects are deployed in record time and used by the employees? Well, it is a lot about User eXPerience.

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Day 1 Wrap-Up

  • Robert Latham, Executive Vice President, Associated Pennsylvania Constructors

Registrants can view a replay of this session using the same passcode used to join the live session. The passcode was provided in your confirmation email. 

0.5 PDH Credits

Day 2 – April 14

Opening Remarks &
PennDOT’s Integrated Smart Work Zone Initiative

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Opening Remarks

  • Robert Latham, Executive Vice President, Associated Pennsylvania Constructors

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PennDOT’s Integrated Smart Work Zone Initiative

  • Daniel Farley, P.E., Chief, TSMO Operations and Performance Section, PennDOT

Pennsylvania, like many other states, has been looking to implement strategies to improve the safety, mobility, and situational awareness for road users traveling through Work Zones. PennDOT’s Integrated Smart Work Zone Initiative utilizes already available equipment, technology, and logic to bring together those concepts to provide a modernized, scalable, and expanded approach to deploying Smart Work Zone applications in Pennsylvania.

Registrants can view a replay of this session using the same passcode used to join the live session. The passcode was provided in your confirmation email. 

0.5 PDH Credits

Augmented Reality in Transportation

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Kelly Barber, P.E., Chief, Systems Management Section, PennDOT

PennDOT will be exploring multiple augmented reality opportunities for transportation over the next year.  This presentation will cover the Departments planned efforts and toolsets available for Industry use.

Registrants can view a replay of this session using the same passcode used to join the live session. The passcode was provided in your confirmation email. 

0.5 PDH Credits

Constructing The PA Turnpike’s Fiber Optic Network & Closing Remarks

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Constructing The PA Turnpike’s Fiber Optic Network

  • Walter Wimer, P.E., Sr. Engineer Project Manager, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission
  • Steve Dale, P.E., Sr. Engineer Project Manager, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is installing Fiber Optic Infrastructure throughout the northern and eastern portions of the PA Turnpike.  This is being accomplished with Design/Build contracts using innovative construction techniques and an independent operations, maintenance, and commercialization partnership.  The presentation will discuss some of these construction techniques and discuss future possibilities for network expansion.

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Closing Remarks

  • Robert Latham, Executive Vice President, Associated Pennsylvania Constructors

Registrants can view a replay of this session using the same passcode used to join the live session. The passcode was provided in your confirmation email. 

0.5 PDH Credits

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PDH Requests

Upon request, the Associated Pennsylvania Constructors (APC) will issue Professional Development Hours (PDH) certification to registered professionals seeking verification of their attendance at the 2021 Construction Innovation Conference.

  • All PDH Requests must be made online using the online form.
  • Deadline for request submissions is June 18, 2021.

Only registered attendees of the 2021 Construction Innovation Conference are eligible to receive PDH credits.