• Omni Nashville Hotel - Nashville, TN
  • October 1, 2018
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Welcoming Remarks

3:45 pm - 4:05 pm
The Digital Contractor

Wayne Newitts, Director of Strategic Partnerships, Viewpoint

More than ever, information is the currency of construction. A confluence of new technologies is turning the capture, sharing, and analysis of information from a competitive advantage to a business imperative for contractors. This brief presentation will make the case for implementing new and emerging information technologies, including real world case studies of how doing so has helped construction firms become more productive and profitable.

4:05 pm - 4:35 pm
Regional Update

Burns Phillips, Commissioner, Department of Labor and Workforce Development

A discussion revolving around workforce development, regional happenings, and a look ahead at 2019.

4:35 pm - 5:35 pm
Keynote Presentation: Brown Sugar: Deriving Satisfaction through Data Analysis

Anirban Basu, Marcum LLP Chief Construction Economist

This presentation provides a detailed discussions of global, national and regional economies using the most up-to-date data available. Special attention is invested in critical elements of economic life, including the performance of financial, labor, and real estate markets.

5:35 pm - 7:15 pm
Networking Cocktail Reception