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Agenda – 2021 PtD Workshop

   

Pacific Daylight Time (GMT-7)
 
May 26
8:00-8:15 Welcome and Introduction (Drs. David Grau and Edd Gibson)
8:15-8:45 Prevention Through Design – The Australian Construction Industry Experience
  Dr. Helen Lingard and Dr. Payam Pirzadeh (RMIT Melbourne)
8:45-9:00 Q&A (Moderator: Dr. David Grau)
   
9:00-9:15 Networking Break
   
9:15-9:35 Lessons Learned during COVID for Airport Design – A Case Study
  Jason Timmerman (Pittsburgh Airport Authority)
9:35-10:20 Panel (Moderator: Dr. John Gambatese; Panelists: Jason Timmerman; Chris Golden; Kate McGee)
   
10:20-10:35 Networking Break
   
10:35-11:00 PtD Collaboration in the Age of COVID: A Case Study
  Anette Balestrand (Erland Construction)
11:00-11:45 Panel (Moderator: TJ Lyons; Panelists: Anette Balestrand + others)
11:45-11:55 Summary and wrapup (Drs. David Grau and Edd Gibson)
   
11:55-12:05 Networking Break
   
12:05-13:00 Virtual Speaker Rooms with moderators
   
   
May 27  
8:00-8:15 Welcome and Introduction (Drs. David Grau and Edd Gibson)
8:15-8:45 Autonomous Trucks: The Pursuit of Safer, More Efficient Logistics
  Qian Chu (TuSimple)
8:45-9:00 Q&A (Moderator: Dr. Edd Gibson)
   
9:00-9:15 Networking Break
   
9:15-9:40 Safety through Modularization – A Case Study
  Brian Bennett (ExxonMobil)
9:40-10:25 Panel (Moderator: Mike Flowers; Panelists: Brian Bennett, Jack Toellner + others)
   
10:25-10:40 Networking Break
   
10:40-11:00 Ventilation on Construction Sites
  Chris Trahan Cain (CPWR)
11:00-11:20 Prevention through Design to Enhance Health
  Dr. Deborah Dickerson (Virginia Tech)
11:20-11:45 Q&A (Moderator: Babak Memarian; Speakers: Chris Trahan Cain and Dr. Deborah Dickerson)
11:45-11:55 Day 2 Summary and wrapup (Drs. David Grau and Edd Gibson)
   
11:55-12:10 Networking Break
   
12:10-13:00 Virtual Speaker Rooms with moderators