Conference Schedule - 2018

Parking is not included with your Conference Registration. Parking is $18 per night in the hotel parking lot (unlimited in and out for hotel registered guests). If you park at the Barney Allis Plaza Parking garage across the street from the Marriott the rate for that garage is $12 per day. Open surface parking lot behind hotel is $5 per day, There no in and out on the Barney Allis and open parking lot.

August 28, 2018 - Tuesday

Golf Tournament Sponsored by Coffman Associates

Cost per Player - $50.00

1100    Golf Tournament - The Sunflower Hills Golf Club        

            12220 Riverview Road Bonner Springs, KS 66012 

1100    Lunch

1200    Tee Time

All Conference Activities are in the Muehlebach Tower at the Marriott - Downtown Kansas City

Conference Registration

1200-1900      Conference Registration - Muehlebach Tower, Marriott Downtown

Cocktail Reception

1700 - 1900 Cocktail Reception - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

Reception Sponsorship Available

August 29 - Wednesday

0730 - 1800      Conference Registration Open -  Muehlebach Tower

 

0730 - 0900     Continental Breakfast -  Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area


                               Breakfast Sponsored by Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Inc.


0730 - 1200      Exhibit Area Open - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom

Coffee Break Sponsored by LOCHNER


0900 - 1050      State Meetings

                          Missouri - Truman A

                          Nebraska -  Truman B

                          Kansas-  Trianon A/B

                          Iowa -  Trainon C/D

1100-1150 Break-Out Sessions #1

ACRP Research Managing Small Airports - Tara Harl, ACRP Ambassador- Truman A

Construction Safety & Phasing Plan (CSPP) as Easy as 1, 2, 3 - Nardos Wills & Brian Tompkins, FAA Central Region - Truman B

Innovative Asphalt Runway Rehabilitation Projects - Adam White & Caleb Coltrane, Garver - Trianon A/B

UAS Update - Marvin Moore, FAA FSDO - Trianon C/D

1200 - 1350      Welcome  & Awards Luncheon — Royal Hall

Welcome Luncheon Sponsored by Jviation

FAA Safety Awards  

1400 - 1830 Exhibit area Open - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom


1400-1450 Break-Out Sessions #2

Maximize the Benefits of a Full Scale Emergency Response Exercise - Hilary Fletcher, Jviation & Dustin Havel, Asst. Airport Dir. Ops Jackson Hole Wyoming - Truman A

Cement Modified Soil (CMS) Stabilization - George Tannoury, PE, Terracon Consultants, Inc. - Truman B 

Solar Energy for Your Airport - Michael Shonka, Solar & Heat Electric - Trianon A/B

Towers, Wind Turbines and Crane in Your Airport's Airspace, Off Airport Obstructions - Vee Stewart, FAA Airspace Specialist: IA, KS, MO & NE - Trianon C/D

Contract Towers - Steve Stockam, Joplin Regional Airport - TBD

1500 - 1530 Break - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

Break Snacks and Drinks Sponsored by Bolton & Menk


1530 - 1620 Break-Out Sessions #3

Post Accident Family Assistance - Kelly Fabrizlus, Wichita Airport Authority & Hilary Fletcher, Jviation - Truman A

FAA LED Airfield Lighting Update - Robert Bassey, FAA Headquarters Washington DC - Truman B

 Innovative Approaches to Stream Bank Erosion on Airports - Tyler Horn & Brian Garkie, Crawford Murphy & Tilly - Trianon A/B

Upcoming Changes to Airport Construction Standards - Doug Johnson, Airports FAA Headquarters Washington DC - Trianon C/D

 1630 - 1830 Cocktail Reception Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

Reception Sponsorship Available

 1830    Dinner On Your Own  

August 30 - Thursday

0700 - 1330      Conference Registration Open - Muehlebach Tower

0700 - 0800 Breakfast - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

Breakfast Sponsored by Burns & McDonnell

0700 - 1330 Exhibit Area OpenColonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

Coffee Break Sponsored by Myslick, Inc.

0800 - 0850 - FAA Update General Session - Jim Johnson, FAA Central Region - Royal Hall

0900-0950 Break-Out Sessions #4

AIP Process - Hollywood Squares Edition - Todd Rastorfer, Anthony Pollard & Jason Knipp, FAA Central Region - Truman A

Managing Public Relations in Development of an Airport Project - Ty Sander & Bob Hartnett, Crawford Murphy & Tilly & Sarah Shore, City of Lee's Summit, MO - Truman B

 The New Modification of Standards (MOS) System in Airport Geographic Information System (AGIS) - Dan Wilson, FAA Central Region - Trianon A/B

 NEXT-GEN - Where are we going? - John Speckin, Acting Regional Administrator, FAA Central Region - Trianon C/D

1000 - 1030 Break  - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

Thursday Morning Break Sponsored by Olsson Associates

1030-1120 Breakout Sessions #5

Best Practice in Repairing Airport Concrete - Feras El-Ghussein, Terracon Consultants, Inc. - Truman A

 Environmental Regulatory Compliance - Rick Smith, Mid-West Training - Truman B

TSA Update and Q&A - Jay Brainared, TSA - Trianon A/B

Runway Incursions - "Runway Safety in a Team Effort!" - Tom Frakes, FAA Central Region - Trianon C/D

1130 - 1220 Break-Out Sessions #6

Stretching Dollars to Make It Fit Your Budget, Coffeeville Taxiway - Kerry Adams, PE, Burns & McDonnell - Truman A

Airports Airspace - Beyond Part 77 Imaginary Surfaces - John Karrasch, FAA Central Region - Truman B

Part 39 Issues - Mike Mullen, Mark Cozad & John Fotiadis, FAA Central Region - Trianon A/B

 Navigation Through the Winds of Nature - Ray Ryan, PE, Burns & McDonnell - Trianon C/D

1230 Closing Luncheon  - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

Luncheon Sponsorship Available

Audio Visual  (for all activities)  Sponsorship Available

CEU Certificates will be available for conference attendees.

*Note - All Sessions are based on availability of speakers and material. Some topics may change due to unforeseen circumstances