AGCMO Annual Convention & PAC Auction - March 27-28-29, 2023  @
Drury Inn Hotel Conference Center, Cape Girardeau, MO  

AGCMO’s annual convention is one of our premier events and we’re taking it to southeast Missouri to visit Cape Girardeau, MO.  Truly, you won’t want to miss this great networking and learning opportunity.  This year’s event includes activities, meetings, networking, golf, professional development and the annual AGCMO PAC Auction.  Join us! 

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SLEEPING ROOMS & PARKING @ DRURY HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER:
The AGCMO conference rate is $126; book rooms by March 1 to ensure this rate. 

Individual call-in reservations can be made by reserving online, www.druryhotels.com, enter Group number 10028781; OR reservations may be made by calling 1-800-325-0720 and refer to Group number 10028781.


Monday,
March 27
 CONFERENCE AGENDA
 11:00 am  Golf Registration & Lunch @ Dalhousie Golf Club
 12:00 Noon  Golf @ Dalhousie Golf Club
 1:30 pm   For Non-Golfers:  Bus Departs Drury Hotel & Conference Center
 1:45-2:30 pm   City of Cape Girardeau Wastewater Treatment Facility Tour
 2:30-3:45 pm   City of Cape Girardeau Flood Wall 
  Century Casino Hotel Tour
 4:00 pm    Return to Drury Hotel & Conference Center
 4:30-6:30 pm   Registration & Check-In / Exhibit Setup
 6:30-9:30 pm   Welcome Night @ Broussard's Cajun Cuisine
  ***Sponsored by Wipfli LLP***
 6:30 pm   Bus Departs Drury Hotel & Conference Center
 7:00-9:00 pm   Drinks & Buffet Dinner
 9:30 pm   Bus Departs Broussard's for Drury Hotel & Conference Center
 Tuesday,
March 28


 
 7:00 am-6:00 pm   Registration & Exhibits
 8:00-10:00 am   Breakfast & Program
  Color Guard, Presentation of Flags, National Anthem
  Welcome to Cape Girardeau, Mayor Stacy Kinder
  Sponsor Recognition, Awards Presentation, Board & Divisional Updates, Legislative Update
 10:00-10:30 am   Break
 10:30 am-12:00 Noon   Keynote Address
  Speaker:  Dr. Thom Mayer, Medical Director, NFL Players Association
 12:00 Noon-1:15 pm    Lunch & Program
  Speaker:  W. Dustin Boatright, P.E., Chief Engineer & Executive Vice President, The Little River Drainage Ditch District
 1:15-1:45 pm    Break
 1:45-2:30 pm   CONCURRENT SESSION: 
  Missouri Department of Labor / Wages
  Speaker:  TBA
 1:45-2:30 pm   CONCURRENT SESSION: 
  Women of STEEL
  Speaker:  Tracey Glenn, Elite Certified True Colors Facilitator
 2:30-2:45 pm   Break
 2:45-4:15 pm  Panel Discussion - Project Forecast
US Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District
        -Mark Games, Senior Construction Manager
        -Jeff Derrick, Southern Area Resident Engineer
Office of Administration, Div. of Facilities Management, Design and Construction 
        -Becky Mitchell, Capital Improvement Contracts Manager
Missouri Department of Natural Resources
        -TBA
Missouri American Water Company
         -Todd Embrey, P.E. (MO, IL), Engineering Manager for Capital Delivery 
         -Kevin Dolan, Procurement Specialist 
University of Missouri
         -Jim Heckemeyer

Panelists will share information about major upcoming construction project opportunities from respective organizations.
 2:45-4:15 pm  Panel Discussion – Managing Expectations During the Building Design Phase & Beyond

  Panelists TBA 

Panelists will share their thoughts on best practices for client visioning versus design/performance realities,
budgeting/bidding challenges, strategic bid partnering and effective pre-bid meetings, scheduling for
time/money efficiencies, effectively handling allowances, change orders weather delays and much more.

 
 3:30-4:30 pm    Women of STEEL Happy Hour
 4:30-5:15 pm    AGCMO 1st / VIP Reception (by invitation only)
 5:30-8:30 pm 5:30 pm-Cocktail Reception (w/ heavy hors d'oeuvres) 
6:15 pm-AGCMO PAC Live Auction (w/ Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers)
 Wednesday,
March 29
 
 8:00-10:00 am  AGCMO Board of Directors Breakfast & Meeting

***SPEAKER/SESSION HIGHLIGHT***


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