Conference Schedule - 2016

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 29, 2016 - Monday

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

No-Host Cocktail Reception

1700 - 1900     N0-Host Cocktail Reception - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

August 30 - Tuesday

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 Olsson Associates


0900 - 1050      State Meetings

                          Missouri - Royal Hall

                          Nebraska -  Trianon C/D

                          Kansas-  Trianon E

                          Iowa -  Trianon A/B

1100 - 1150      FAA Update W/Q&A - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom

1200 - 1350      Welcome  & Awards Luncheon — Royal Hall

Welcome Luncheon Sponsored by Jviation

Speaker - Ed Bolen,  President & CEO NBAA

Ed Bolen became the president and CEO of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) in Washington, DC, on Sept. 7, 2004.

Prior to joining NBAA, Bolen was president and CEO of the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) for eight years. Bolen joined GAMA in 1995 as senior vice president and general counsel. GAMA’s board of directors elected him president and CEO in November 1996.

FAA Safety Awards  

1400 - 1900 Exhibit area Open - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom


1400-1450 Break Sessions #1

 Managing Your Airport's Future Toward Financial Stability- David Benner, Aviation Management Consulting Group - Trianon A/B

Keeping all the balls in the air: Leveraging technology to reduce risk, track responsibility, and maintain regulatory compliance


- Matt Knutson, Terracon - Trianon C/D

What is Your Fleet Mix Design - Brian Tompkins & Dan Wilson, FAA-Airports - Trianon E

AIP Capital Planning 101 - Doug Anderson & Jason Knipp, FAA - Airports - Royal Hall

         Contract Tower Round Table Steve Stockam, Joplin Regional Airport - Burgundy

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

Concretes Sponsored by America Concrete Pavement Association (ACPA)

Break Sponsorship Available

1530 - 1620 Break-Out Sessions #2

The Zen of OE/AAA - Searching for Airspace Enlightenment (Proposed Construction) - John Karrasch, FAA-Airports - Trianon A/B

Enlightening Trivia: Gaining a Better Understanding of Your Airport Lighting System- Bart Gilbreath, Garver - Trianon C/D

All the Things ACRP Can Do for You Rhonda Chambers, ACRP - Trianon E

New NOTAMs - "AGAIN"- Steve Meinders, FAA-Lockheed - Royal Hall

 1630 - 1900 Cocktail Reception Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

Reception Sponsored by LOCHNER

 1900    Dinner On Your Own  

August 31 - Wednesday

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

0800-0850 Break-Out Sessions #3

Environmental Scoping - Scott Tener, FAA-Airports Trianon A/B

Need an ILS/Precision Approach? - Ron Peck, Thales - Trianon C/D

Effective Airfield Pavement & Preservation Dan Gee, Asphalt Systems, Inc. - Trianon E

FAA UAV Update - Marvin Moore, FAA/FSDO - Royal Hall

0900 - 0950 Breakout Sessions #4 

White-Topping Concrete Overlays Diane Hofer, Olsson Associates; Todd LaTorella & Ken Liescheidt, American Concrete Pavement Association (ACPA) - Trianon A/B

Great Customer Service at Your FBO Dave Mittleman, Avfuel - Trianon C/D 

Understanding FAA's Updated Geometry Standards - Brad Hamilton & Graig Louden, CMT  and Steve Stockam, Joplin Regional Airport- Trianon E

Keeping Up with the Drones - Advancement in Education, Safety and Risk Management - Laura O'Donnell, Aviation Solutions at Marsh & McLennan Agency - Royal Hall

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

Wednesday Morning Break Sponsored - by Oshkosh & Trans Iowa Equipment

1030 - 1120 Break-Out Sessions #5 

Airfield Construction: Creating a proactive environment for your project 

- Ken Wachira & Joe Moses, Burns & McDonnell - Trianon A/B

         Airport Pavement Design & Evaluation DRAFT AC 150/5320-6F 

- Doug Johnson, FAA - Trianon C/D

Wildlife on Your Airfield - Cody Baciuska, Loomacres - Trianon E

Part 139 Issues - Mike Mullen, Mark Cozad & John Fotiadis, FAA-Airports - Royal Hall

1130 - 1220 Break-Out Sessions #6

Comprehensive Survey Mapping - Craig Gooding, Continental Mapping Consultants - Trianon A/B

Managing Construction Projects & Understanding the Process - Tom Dowse & Mark Giddings, Burns & McDonnell - Trianon C/D

         TSA Update and Q&A - Jay Brainard, TSA - Trianon E

Is the Pilot Shortage Hurting Your Airport? - Hilary Fletcher, Jviation - Royal Hall

1230 Closing Luncheon  - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

Luncheon Sponsorship Available

Audio Visual  (for all activities)  Sponsored by Kansas City Aviation Department

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