Presentations - NACE 2018

Sunday, April 22

11:30 am – 4:30 pm

Safety Track - NACE / FHWA Hands-On Local Road Safety Plan Pilot Workshop

12:30 am – 4:30 pm

Pavement Preservation Track - EDC 4-How: Pavement Preservation Workshop

Monday April 23

8:00 am – 9:45 am

Healthy Self Talk = Healthy You
Jody Janati, PhD, Communications Innovation

10:00 am – 10:50 am

Structures Track - Culvert Inspection and Load Rating
Joel Hahm, PE, Big R

Technology Track - Advances in Technology I

Intelligent Signs
Eric Hedmann, 3M

Simple, Automated and Affordable Road Monitoring
Annie Tamburro & Nikhil Ranga, RoadBotics

What Would You do? Ethical Choices
David Orr, PE, Cornell Local Roads Program, NY LTAP

Pavement Preservation Track - All 5 Disciplines of In-Place Recycling Recognized by FHWA
Patrick Faster, Gallagher Asphalt

11:00 am – 11:50 am

Structures Track - County Built Structures

Saving Time with Steel Tub Girders
Guy Nelson, PE ,SE, St. Clair County, MI

Maintaining Historic Aesthetics While Addressing Safety and Structural Integrity
Danno Damman, Precision Pipe

Technology Track - Advances in Technology II

Drones: New View for Bridge Inspectors
Joseph Campbell, PE, MSCE, Assistant Div. Bridge/Area Engineer, FHWA MN Div.

Transportation Asset Collection and Inspection Using Geospatial Tools
Mark Petersen, PE & Jason Krueger, CP, Ayres Associates

Motor Grader Training Programs

Statewide Training Program in Alabama
Chris Champion, PE, Henry County, AL

Statewide Training Program in Nebraska
Nicole Frankl & Brian Jackson, Nebr. Local Technical Assistance Program

Pavement Preservation Track - Increasing Road and Bridge Durability

First Defense in Bridge Preservation
Tim Woolery, Vice Pres. of Sales, Advanced Chemical Technologies

Increasing Durability and Pavement Performance from a Wisconsin Perspective
Brandon Strand, Wisconsin Asphalt Pavement Association

A Few Changes Go a Long Way. You're Going to Have Potholes
Unique Paving Materials

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Mack Trucks Update
Tim Wrinkle, Construction Product Manager, MACK Trucks

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

1:30 pm – 2:45 pm

Structures Track - What Every County Engineer Needs to Know to Inspect and Maintain their Structures
Part 1         Part 2
Roger Alexander, PE, Kansas LTAP Instructor/Retired Kansas DOT

Pavement Preservation Track - Pavement Preservation Panel Discussion

Rejuvenating Fog Seals
Kevin Russel, PE, Harrison County, IN

Full Depth Reclamation
Panos Kokkas, Yolo County Public Works, CA

Laura Sievers, PE, Lyon County, IA

Chip Seals and Crack Seals
Gary Lasham, Mohave County Public Works, AZ

Cold In-Place Recycling
Jeff Blue, PE, Champaign County, IL

Best Practices for Managing Your NACE State Affiliate

Iowa County Engineers Association
Danny Waid, PE, Iowa County Engineers Association Service Bureau

Florida Association of County Engineers and Road Superintendents
Ramon Gavarrete, PE, Alachua County, FL

County Engineers Association of Ohio
Dean Ringle, PE, County Engineers Association of Ohio

Safety Track - Using Data Analysis Tools to Develop Local Road Safety Plans

LRSP in Barron County, WI
Mark Servi, Barron County, WI

LRSP Plan in Palm Beach County, FL
David Ricks, Palm Beach County, FL

US Road Assessment Program & Local Road Safety Planning
Greg Cohen, Roadway Safety Foundation


Tuesday & Wednesday Presentations