April 27, 2022

2022 Conference Agenda

2022 Construction Career Pathways Conference
Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022 at the Las Vegas Convention Center
Conference: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Reception: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Conference Room: N250 | Reception: The Loft at Cabo Wabo

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7:00 a.m.Check-in & Networking Breakfast
Sponsored by AGC
8:00 a.m.WelcomeConstruction Career Pathways Overview

Boyd Worsham, President & CEO, NCCER
LeAnn Wilson, Executive Director, ACTE
8:15 a.m.Industry Workforce Update

Boyd Worsham, President & CEO, NCCER
Sean Ray, Vice President Craft Workforce Development, Sundt Construction
8:45 a.m.Networking Activity
9:00 a.m.Best Practices for Building Industry and Education Partnerships – Panel Discussion

Moderator: James Busch, Senior Workforce Development Manager, NCCER
Earl Sperry, Sundt Construction
Nick Smiley, ABC Ohio Valley
Seth Ward, Colorado Community College System
Wendy Clouser, ABC Ohio Valley
10:00 a.m.Break
Sponsored by Stanley Black & Decker
10:15 a.m.Weaving Technology into Construction Education

Miles Anderson, Procore Technologies
Kate Kemker, Apple
Kevin Molloy, Procore Technologies
11:15 a.m.People, Not Process: Focusing on What Really Matters to Grant Makers

Kari Elsila, Director, Grants Plus
12:00 p.m.Keynote Speaker & Lunch
Sponsored by ISN

Josh Davies, CEO, The Center for Work Ethic Development
1:00 p.m.Success Stories from Young Craft Professionals – Panel Discussion

Moderator: Brad Kibbe, Senior Workforce Development Manager, NCCER
Ashton White, That Masonry Girl
Eosua Chondros, Paso Robles Tank Inc.
Jacob Brooks, Journeyman Masonry
Paul Larson, Sundt Construction
2:00 p.m.Team Activity
3:00 p.m.Break
Sponsored by Bechtel
3:15 p.m.Activity Report, Questions and Guided Open Discussion
3:45 p.m.Plus/Delta
4:00 p.m.Adjourn
5:00 p.m.Reception
Sponsored by Pearson
Location: The Loft at Cabo Wabo

Note: Agenda subject to change.