2013 Highway and Utilities Contractors Issues Conference

About the Conference

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Date: Nov. 7-9, 2013
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Hotel: Arizona Biltmore

Industry professionals from companies involved in building highway, bridge, utility and underground construction, transit, airport runway and rail projects will join together November 7-9-2013. This conference will feature presentations and discussions on major trends in highway and utility construction including:

  • Washington Update - Outlook for highway, transit, water and infrastructure funding. Tax and immigration reform, sequestration - will these changes happen and how will they impact your business?
  • MAP-21 Implementation
  • Highway Trust Fund & Water Trust Fund Innovative Financing
  • New Technology Developments: BIM, CIM & Intelligent Compaction
  • Alternative Contracting
  • Potential Environment, Work Force and Other Regulations
  • Project Case Studies
  • Other Recent Developments

Program Schedule

Thursday, November 7, 2013
12:30 pm Ritchie Brothers Golf Tournament - Shotgun Start
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Welcome Night Reception
Friday, November 8, 2013
7:00 - 8:00 am Conference Breakfast
8:00 am - 12:00 pm Business Sessions
12:00 - 1:00 pm Conference Lunch
1:00 - 3:30 pm Separate Highway & Utilities Breakout Sessions
6:00 - 7:00 pm Reception
Saturday, November 9, 2013
7:00 - 8:00 am Conference Breakfast
8:00 am - 12:00 pm Business Sessions

Hotel Information

Arizona Biltmore
2400 East MIssouri Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85016

Just a half hour from the Phoenix airport, the Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired architecture of the Arizona Biltmore, awaits. Throughout its colorful history, this acclaimed landmark has been raced by U.S. presidents, celebrities and world travelers. Recognized as one of the best hotels in the world, Arizona's historic Grand Dame radiates an undeniable mystique of refinement and splendor.

Room Rate: $199 (plus $10 resort fee)
Phone: (800) 950-0086
Fax: (602) 954-2571

The hotel cut-off date is October 7, 2013. All reservation changes and/or cancellations must be made directly through the hotel.

Golf Tournment

Ritchie Brothers Golf Tournament

The Ritchie Brothers Golf Tournament will be played at on the Adobe course of the Arizona Biltmore Country Club. Adjacent to the resort, the Adobe offers wide fairways and classic cross-bunkers for that extra challenge.

Date: Thursday, November 7, 2013
Shotgun Start: 12:30 PM
Fee: $125
Rental Clubs: $65 per set

Sponsorshop Opportunities

Sponsor Brouchure

Industry professionals from companies involved in building highway, bridge, utility and underground construction, transit, airport runway and rail projects will join together Nov. 7-9, 2013. The three-day conference features presentations and discussions on major trends in highway and utilities construction including funding, regulations, procurement methods, technology and equipment.

For more information on sponsorship's for this conference, please contact Sarah Black, Marketing Manager, (703) 837-5352 or blacks@agc.org

Thank You to This Year's Sponsor's

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