Construction Owners Summit 2024

May 9, 2024 8AM - 5PM
Waukesha County Technical College (WCTC)
Anthony J Natalizio Center (Building S)
800 Main Street
Pewaukee, WI  53072
where construction owners
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About the Event
Level up your construction business, diversify your network, and be part of a transformative experience at the Construction Owners Summit – where connections are made, collaborations spark, and challenges are conquered.
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Event Highlights

Sneak peek of what you can look forward to!
Main Expo
Immerse yourself in the heart of the CO Summit at our Main Expo. Discover the latest advancements, cutting-edge technologies, and innovative solutions that are reshaping the construction industry. Engage with leading exhibitors, witness live demonstrations, and gain firsthand insights into the tools that can revolutionize your projects.
Keynote Presentation
Renowned industry leaders and visionaries will take the stage to share their experiences, unveil strategic insights, and provide a roadmap for success. Be prepared to be inspired, motivated, and equipped with the knowledge to drive transformative change in your business.
Breakout Sessions
These intimate and interactive sessions allow you to delve into specific topics, trends, and challenges relevant to your niche within the construction industry. Led by industry experts, these sessions offer a unique opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge, ask questions, and engage in meaningful discussions with your peers.
Live Stream
Tune into the pulse of the industry with our live podcast streaming directly from the event. Our broadcast will be live throughout the day, offering real-time insights, engaging interviews, and expert analyses.
Networking
Networking is at the heart of the CO Summit. Whether it's during coffee breaks, dedicated networking hours, or social events, these sessions provide the ideal platform to exchange ideas, build partnerships, and foster relationships that can contribute to your professional growth and the success of your business.

Agenda

Sneak peek of what you can look forward to!
8.30AM
Federal Contracting
by Shane Mahaffy (SBA), Benjamin Blanc (Wisconsin Procurement Institute)
9.30AM
Breaking the Engagement Barriers in Construction
by Tina Nazier, WIPFLI
10.30AM
How to Pay your Employees
by Aaron Mills, DAAXIT
11.30AM
LUNCH
Panel
by Aaron Mills (DAAXIT), Lou Perez (Lumber), Mark Kennedy (ShapeConnect), Kai O’day (CMHQ), Christian Thorton (WVCC)
1.00PM
Payroll and Time Tracking in Construction
by Lou Perez & Oleg Pravdin, Lumber
2.00PM
Construction Contract Law / Risk Management
by Michael Gentry & Benjamin Kurten, Reinhart Law
3.00PM
Tactical Enhanced Performance
by Traci Tauferner, Advanced Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine
4.00PM
Mental Health in the Industry
by Dr Rae Anne Ho Fung, Rogers Behavioral Health
4.30PM
AI Construction Use Cases and Workforce Pipeline
by Michael Shiels, WCTC
5.00PM
After-Party!
9.30AM
Finding Success in the Trades
by Chris Tatge, DC Materials
11.30AM
LUNCH
2.00PM
Workforce Development: Invest in Vets
by Zach Zabel, WVCC
3.00PM
Cultural Improvement
by Eric Forrestal, Workforce Renegades
4.00PM
Revolutionizing Health for Trade Workers
by Amanda Wade & Ashlie Tislow, Check in Wellness

Speakers

Connect with industry leaders
Aaron Mills
DAAXIT
Amanda Wade
Check in Wellness
Ashlie Tislow
Check in Wellness
Benjamin Blanc
Wisconsin Procurement Institute
Benjamin
Kurten
Reinhart Law
Chris Tatge
DC Materials
Christian Thornton
WVCC
Dr Rae Anne
Ho Fung
Rogers Behavioral Health
Eric Forrestal
Workforce Renegades
Kai O’day
CMHQ
Lou Perez
Lumber
Mark Kennedy
ShapeConnect
Michael Gentry
Reinhart Law
Michael Shiels
WCTC
Oleg Pravdin
Lumber
Shane Mahaffy
SBA
Tina Nazier
WIPFLI
Traci Tauferner
Advanced Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine
Zach Zabel
WVCC

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Booth Rates

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$500 / Booth

All booths are 8' x 10', unless otherwise noted
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Includes x2 General Admission tickets and logo placement on CO Summit website

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Students Special!

Are you passionate about building a career that shapes the world around you?
The Construction Owners Summit welcomes students who are eager to explore the dynamic and diverse opportunities within the construction industry.
Enjoy a special rate of $20/ticket exclusively for students, making it easier for you to access this invaluable learning experience.

Any Questions?

Get in touch with the CO Summit team.
Dr Susan Schrank
(937) 654-2782
sschrank@wiveteranschamber.org
Lou Perez
(224) 545-2548
lou@lumberfi.com
Robb Hogan
(217) 553-1187
robbh@daaxit.com

Join us at Construction Owners Summit 2024

We look forward to seeing you there!