Conference Schedule - 2017

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, 2017 - 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

Cocktail Reception

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

August 29 - 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 Break-Out Sessions #1

Runway Reconstruction Design Problems & Solutions - Jay Freund, WSP/Parsons Brinckerhoff & Topeka Airport- Trianon A/B

Part 139 Issues and Updates - Mike Mullen, Mark Cozad & John Fotias, Central Region FAA - Trianon C/D

Airport Insurance in Today's Market - Clyde Ehrhardt, Ehrhardt Aviation Agency, LLC- Trianon E

1200 - 1350      Welcome  & Awards Luncheon — Royal Hall

Welcome Luncheon Sponsored by Jviation

William Deere, Executive Vice President of Government and External Affairs NATA - Guest Speaker

FAA Safety Awards  

1400 - 1830 Exhibit area Open - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom

1400-1450 Break-Out Sessions #2

Pavement Design, Evaluation & Construction Updates to Pavement A/C, PCN for GA Airports - Doug Johnson, FAA - Trianon A/B

Winter Problems Due to the New NOTAM System - Steve Eggers, Springfield Branson National Airport - Trianon C/D

Minimum Standards for Aeronautical Activities - Lynn Martin & Deandra Brooks - FAA - Trianon E

Geotechnical Due Diligence for Airports - Mike Laney - Terracon- Royal Hall

1500-1530 Contract Tower Round Table - Steve Stockam, Joplin Regional Airport - Burgundy

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

Break Snacks and Drinks Sponsored by HDR, Inc.

Concretes Sponsored by American Concrete Pavement Association

1530 - 1620 Break-Out Sessions #3

What happens to your GA airport when a jumbo jet inadvertently lands? - John Oswald, Wichita Airport Authority & Genevieve Long, Applied Pavement Technology  Trianon A/B

Leveraging GIS to Support Many FAA Reporting & Compliance Requirements - Eric Risner & Melissa Rank, Woolpert - Trianon C/D

NOTAM Manager and the Federal NOTAM System Update- Steve Meinders, Jennifer Dady and Ken Swygard, FAA - Trianon E

Can you save money with SOLAR energy on your airport? - Michael Shonka, Solar Heat and Electric- Royal Hall

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

Reception Sponsored by LOCHNER

 1830    Dinner On Your Own  

August 30 - 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 - FAA Update & Q&A w/FAA Associate Administrator of Airports - Jim Johnson, Winsome Lenfert, FAA- Royal Hall

0900-0950 Break-Out Sessions #4

AIP Process Case Study Part #1- Doug Anderson, FAA - Trianon A/B

Smart Airfield Deicing/Anti-icing - Laura Miao, New Deal Deicing - Trianon C/D

How to Deal with Wildlife Problems on Your Airport - .Cody Baciuska, Loomacres Wildlife Management - Trianon E

Safety Management Systems (SMS) for Airports - Yasmina Platt, AECOM - Royal Hall

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

Wednesday Morning Break Sponsored by Olsson Associates

1030-1120 Breakout Sessions #5

AIP Process Case Study Part #2- Justin Collier Tom McClaran, FAA - Trianon A/B

TSA, What's Up and What's Coming - Jim Spriggs & Jay Brainard, US Department of Homeland Security- Trianon C/D 

Engaging with ACRP to Make it Work for You! - Mike Salamone, TRB/ACRP - Trianon E

UAV Update - Marvin Moore, FAA Royal Hall

1130 - 1220 Break-Out Sessions #6

Airfield Marking Best Practices - Mike Speidel, Sightline Airport Marking Consultants & Mike Mullen, FAA- Trianon A/B

Planning & Design of Terminal Aprons for GA - Brian Tompkins & Jeff Deitering, FAA Central Region - Trianon C/D

Airfield Asphalt Pavement Preservation - John Hunter, Asphalt Systems - Trianon E

TBA - 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