Presentations - NACE 2017

Tuesday, April 11

7:30 am – 8:45 am

Transportation & Infrastructure Legislative Update
Kevan Stone, Associate Legislative Director, NACo

9:00 am – 10:15 am

Structures Track – Advanced Bridge Inspection and Rehabilitation

Bridge Deck & Pavement Evaluation
Anthony Alongi, President, Penetradar Corporation

Evaluation & Preservation of Bridge Decks Utilizing GPR & Hydrodemolition
Pat Martens, Hydratech

Safety Track – Low Cost Safety Improvements Workshop: Part 1

Module 1: Introduction
Module 2: Safety, Data, Analysis & Use
Module 3: Unsignalized Intersections

Keith Knapp, Iowa LTAP Director, National Center for Rural Road Safety
Nicole Oneyear, Institute for Transportation, National Center for Rural Road Safety

Technologies Track – Advanced Technologies: Part 2

Preserve Your Pavement: A Roadmap to Data-Driven Budgeting
Damon Seys & Ben Skemp, Account Executives, Cartegraph

Ron Gant, Marketing Director, Info Tech

10:30 am – 11:45 am

Structures Track – Scour Analysis and Mitigation

Scour Analysis: A County’s Perspective
Penny Evans, PE, Bridge Engineer, Sedgwick County, KS

Substructure Rehabilitation
Jeff Hill, Hayward Baker

Safety Track – Low Cost Safety Improvements Workshop: Part 2

Module 4: Roadway Curve & Segment Safety Improvements
Module 5: Roadsides

Keith Knapp, Iowa LTAP Director, National Center for Rural Road Safety
Nicole Oneyear, Institute for Transportation, National Center for Rural Road Safety

Pavement Preservation Track – Pavement Practices

Pavement Recycling & Reclamation Overview
Jonathan Pease, Rock Solid Stabilization and Reclamation
Jason Benson, Cass County, ND

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Roebling Suspension Bridge: Rehabilitation History
Rob Hans, PE, Senior Project Manager, CT Consultants, Inc.

Wednesday, April 12

9:00 am – 10:15 am

Professional Development Track – Developing Emotional Intelligence Competencies
Mike Fitch, Ohio DOT

10:30 am – 11:45 am

Safety Track – Rural Road Safety Panel Discussion

Moderators
Thomas Mattson, Public Works Director, Humboldt County, CA
Richard Tippett, PE, Director of Transportation, Trinity County, CA

Panel Members
Gordon Kelsey, PE, Public Works Director, Klickitat County, WA
Brian Keierleber, PE, Buchanan County Engineer, IA
Derek Troyer, Ohio DOT
Neil Tunison, PE, PS, Warren County Engineer, OH
Marie B. Walsh, PhD, Director, Louisiana LTAP

Pavement Preservation Track – PCC Pavement Best Management Practices and Spray Paver

Concrete Pavement Restoration & Practices
Larry Scofield, PE, International Grinding & Grooving Association

Placement of HMA with a Spray Paver
Mike Longshaw, PE, Road Science

Stakeholder Partnering: Locally Administered Federal Aid Projects Panel Discussion

Work Smarter! Be a Partner!
Kim Lobdell, ARA

Ohio Stakeholder Partnering
James DeSanto, FHWA Ohio Division
Andrea Stevenson, Ohio DOT
Michele Risko, County Engineers Association of Ohio
Dean Ringle, PE, PS, Franklin County Engineer, OH

1:40 pm – 2:30 pm

Emergency Preparedness Track – Volunteer Efforts During Emergency Events
John Presleigh, PE, TE, MS, Director of Public Works, Santa Cruz County, CA

Safety Track – Driver Conditioning: The Unexpected Killer
Dean Johnson, President, The Sandy Johnson Foundation 

Pavement Preservation Track – AASHTO Specification Update for Seal Coat and Microsurfacing
Mike Voth, FHWA

2:40 pm – 3:30 pm

Emergency Preparedness Track - A Blueprint for Avoiding Family Disasters
Ryan McEwan, Assistant Director, Emergency Management & Homeland Security Agency, Hamilton County, OH

Innovative Financing

Development of Road Use Agreements for Private Developments
Mike Harrell and Paul Wilke, ARA

Innovative Ways for State and Local Funding Partnerships
Andrea Stevenson, Ohio DOT
Michele Risko, County Engineers Association of Ohio
Jeff Linkous, PE, PS, Clinton County Engineer, OH

Pavement Preservation Track – Ten Year Chip Seal Study
Tom Wood, WSB Engineering

3:40 pm – 4:30 pm

Emergency Preparedness Track – The Emotional Toll of a Disaster
Michael Schoenhofer

Structures Track – Preserving & Protecting Covered Bridges
Ron Mattox, PE, Woolpert, Inc.

Safety Track – Safety Committee Meeting

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