KDOT/ACEC KS Partnering Conference


2017 KDOT/ACEC Kansas Partnering Conference

 

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Capitol Plaza-Maner Conference Center

Topeka, Kansas  

8:30-8:40am   

Welcome
Ron Seitz, P.E., Director, Division of Engineering and Design, KDOT

8:40-8:55am

Kansas Update
Richard Carlson, Secretary of Transportation, KDOT        

8:55 - 9:10 a.m.

KDOT Update
Catherine Patrick, P.E., State Transportation Engineer, KDOT

9:10-9:30am

What is KDOT Doing to Prepare for Autonomous/Connected Vehicles?
Mike Floberg, Director of Innovative Technologies, KDOT

9:30-9:50am

KTA Update
David Jacobson, P.E., Director of Engineering, KTA

9:50-10:30am

Break – Networking

10:30-10:50am

Update from Washington
Rick Backlund, Division Administrator, Federal Highway Administration

10:50-11:10am

 

Legislative Update
Scott Heidner, J.D., Executive Director, ACEC of Kansas

11:10-12:00pm

Transportation Task Force Panel
Adam Stodola, Moderator

12:10-1:30pm

Lunch - Transportation Task Force Trivia

1:30-2:00pm

Pre-Qualification Updates
David Nagy, P.E., Design Contracts Engineer, KDOT

2:00-2:30pm

Drones and Aviation in Kansas Part II
Bob Brock, Deputy Director/Director of Unmanned Aircraft Systems, KDOT

2:30-2:45pm

Break – Networking

2:45-3:15pm

What You Need to Know About Local Public Authority (LPA) Owned Projects
Tod Salfrank, Assistant Bureau Chief, Bureau of Local Projects, KDOT

3:15-3:45pm

Vine Street Partnering in a “Roundabout” Way; The Hays, KS Story
David Church, P.E., PTOE, Senior Traffic Engineer, WSP USA

3:45pm

Wrap Up/Door Prizes

 

Registration Cost: $60.00

Sleeping rooms are available at the Capitol Plaza hotel at a rate of $96.00. Please call 800.579.7937 to make a reservation in the ACEC Kansas block of rooms. Cutoff date for discounted rate is September 2, 2018