15th Anniversary Conference Details
Friday, October 22, 2021
Marriott Marquis, 901 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001
COVID-19 UPDATE: Please note that we will be requiring proof of vaccination or negative COVID-19 test (taken within 72 hours of the event) to attend this year's conference. Printed documentation showing proof of vaccination will be required. If you are not vaccinated, a digital or hard-copy document demonstrating a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test result will be required. We will verify credentials in person upon your arrival, prior to checking in at registration. In addition, as is mandated in Washington, DC, masks must be worn at all times when indoors, except when eating/drinking. We will have WIC logo'd masks on hand for anyone who wants one!
This breakout session looks at a real world example of the complete failure of a critical infrastructure subcontractor and its widespread impact on general contractors, project owners, and the subcontractor itself.
Sponsored and Presented by Aon and Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP
An interactive group activity that will get participants engaged in lean practices emphasizing the use of proven methods and tools in a cycle of continuous improvement. Participants will learn how lean practices and innovation can help to improve project outcomes.
Sponsored and Presented by Turner Construction Company
Introduced and moderated by some of the most knowledgeable women in the industry, this session will take stock of the progress these leaders in construction have made and the work that still has to be done. This panel will illustrate the various paths taken and challenges along the way to earning a seat at the table.
Sponsored and Presented by Samek, Werther & Mills, LLC
Defining what you want is the first step to positioning yourself for success. But once you've set your goals, don't forget to outline how to get there! This session will discuss what it takes to get that next promotion. Should you pursue that advanced degree? Take on that extra assignment? The presenters will share what steps they took to position themselves for success and the powerful lessons learned throughout their careers.
Sponsored and Presented by Gilbane Building Company
Cocktail Reception Immediately Following
Filming and editing credit to Tony Barber and Mitch Tischler
Check out this video montage from the 13th Annual Women in Construction Conference
Filming and editing credit to Stewart Image and Mitch Tischler
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