Schedule at a Glance

 Schedule at a Glance


September 22 – 24, 2021
Grand Hyatt Nashville, TN

Schedule subject to change.

Wednesday, September 22, 2021


REENGAGE: PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS (Additional Registration Required)
8:00 AM – 2:30 PM Let's Get Specific (3.5 LUs)
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM CSI Level Up Leadership Workshop
RECONNECT
 
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM BPM (Building Product Manufacturer) Speed Networking
REFRESH
 
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Happy Hour (Open to Speed Networking Participants)
Sponsored by The Sherwin Williams Company
Evening
Enjoy the evening with colleagues at the hotel or explore Nashville

Thursday, September 23, 2021


REFRESH
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM College of Fellows Annual Meeting & Breakfast (Additional Fee)
RETURN: OPENING KEYNOTE
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM Curtis Moody - Perspective on Design, Firm Ownership, and Breaking Boundaries in the AECO (Architecture, Engineering, Construction, and Owner) Industry (1.25 LUs)
RECONNECT
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM BPM Speed Networking
REENGAGE
12:00 PM – 1:45 PM Lunch & Annual Business Meeting
REIGNITE
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM BPM Lightning Rounds (Demos)
REIGNITE: EDUCATION SESSIONS
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Life, Safety, and Security: Views of a Post Pandemic World (1.0 LU)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Mentee to Mentor: Bridging the Age Gap (1.0 LU)
REIGNITE: EDUCATION SESSIONS
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM The Marriage of BIM, Keynotes, Specifications, and Technology (0.75 LU)
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM Owners: More Than a Checkbook (Part 1: Shared Experiences) (0.75 LU)
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM Golden Rep: The Next Generation (0.75 LU)
REIGNITE: EDUCATION SESSIONS
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM Where Are the Next Specifiers? (0.75 LU)
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM Owners: More Than a Checkbook (Part 2: Discussion and Questions) (0.75 LU)
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM Mega Collaboration on a Nashville Mega Project (0.75 LU)
RECOGNIZE
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM  CSI Celebrates (Reception)

Friday, September 24, 2021 


REFRESH
7:30 AM – 8:00 AM Breakfast & Research Roundtables
REFOCUS: MORNING KEYNOTE
8:00 AM – 9:15 AM Nancy Novak - Leveraging Data to Inform the Next Generation of the Construction Industry (1.0 LU)
REIGNITE  
9:30 AM – 10:30 PM BPM Lightning Rounds (Demos)
REIGNITE: EDUCATION SESSIONS
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Project Delivery Excellence Through Planning (1.0 LU)
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Leak Free Buildings: Can They Really Be Constructed?
(1.0 LU)
REIGNITE: EDUCATION SESSIONS
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Three Failures and a Save (0.5 LU)
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM People Who Write Specifications: Training and Transitions
(0.5 LU)
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM The ABCs of Exterior Enclosure Design
(0.5 LU)
REIGNITE: EDUCATION SESSIONS
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Can’t Make This Up: Lessons Learned the Hard Way (0.5 LU)
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM How Ratings Systems Have Reinvigorated Spec Writing (0.5 LU)
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM A BIM Can't Be a Spec... Right? (0.5 LU)
RECOGNIZE  
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM Lunch & Certification Celebration
Sponsored by The Sherwin Williams Company
REFLECT: CLOSING KEYNOTE
12:45 PM – 1:45 PM Damon Hernandez - Looking to the Future of Construction through the Cutting Edge Tech of Today (1.0 LU)
REALITY  
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM Off-Site Tours (Locations and Details Coming Soon)