Conference Schedule - 2019

Parking is not included with your Conference Registration. Parking is $20 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 26, 2019 - Monday

Golf Tournament Sponsored by Coffman Associates

Cost per Player - $50.00 includes Lunch

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

Meet & Greet

1730    Imperial Ballroom Seating Area - Are you a new person attending the conference? We would like you to bring your beverage into the seating area of the Imperial Ballroom at 1730. We will have just a short introduction to tell you what the conference has to offer and provide you a time to meet other attendees and sponsors.

August 27  - Tuesday

0730 - 1800      Conference Registration Open -  Muehlebach Tower


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

                               Breakfast Sponsored by Crawford Murphy & Tilly

0730 - 1200      Exhibit Area Open - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom

Coffee Break Sponsored by KJL

0900 - 1050      State Meetings

                          Missouri - Truman A

                          Nebraska -  Truman B

                          Kansas-  Trianon A/B

                          Iowa -  Trainon C/D

1100-1150 Break-Out Sessions #1

Commercial/Industrial Development of Airport Property - Courtney Dunbar, Olsson, Inc.- Truman A

Instrument Flight Procedures Coordination & Development - Lessons Learned- Jared Wingo, Bolton & Menk- Truman B

What Airports Don't Know  & Should Know About Aircraft Refueling!-Keith Clark, Phillips-66 QIC Rep - Trianon A/B

Understand Glider, Banner Towing, Parachute Powered and Free Fall Operations- Mike Millard, FAA Safety Inspector- Trianon C/D

1200 - 1350      Welcome  & Awards Luncheon — Royal Hall

Guest Speaker - Shelly Simi - President/CEO NASAO

Welcome Luncheon Sponsored by Jviation

FAA Safety Awards  

1400 - 1830 Exhibit area Open - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom

1400-1450 Break-Out Sessions #2

Revised150/5370-10H Standard Specs for Construction on Airports- Dan Wilson, Airport, FAA Central Region- Truman A

How to use "Design Build" AIP Construction - Don Harper, Airport, FAA Central Region - Truman B 

Advances in Airfield Lighting; Solar Technology - Jeffrey Trotter, Avlite - Trianon A/B

Financial & Technical Assistance from DOT-  Danielle Rinsler, DOT's Build America Bureau- 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 LOCHNER

Concretes Sponsored by American Concrete Pavement Association

1530 - 1620 Break-Out Sessions #3

Your Right-Hand Helper: How ACRP Research Can Make Your Job Easier - Brenda Enos, ACRP Ambassador - Truman A

"Runway Safety - Hot Topics"- Tom Frakes, FAA Central Region - Truman B

TSA Update and Q&A - Jay Brainard & Jim Spriggs, TSA- Trianon A/B

Emergency Pavement Repairs, Planning for the Unexpected- Ray Ryan & Ryan Lorton, Burns & McDonnell - Trianon C/D

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

Reception Sponsored by Burns & McDonnell
 1830    Dinner On Your Own  

August 28 - Wednesday

0700 - 1330      Conference Registration Open - Muehlebach Tower

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

Breakfast Sponsored by Olsson, Inc.

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

Coffee Break Sponsored Bolton-Menk, Inc.

0800 - 0850 - FAA Update General Session with Guest Speaker D. Kirk Shaffer, FAA Associate Administrator of Airports and                                                                                               Jim Johnson, FAA  Central Region - Royal Hall

0900-0950 Break-Out Sessions #4

The FAA's Non-Federal Program -- Regulating NavAids & AWOS -- Helping You Avoid Costly Mistakes! - Natashia Jones, Non-Federal Program Manager, FAA - Truman A

UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS - UAS Airport Applications and UAS Detection Technology- Mike DiPilato &  Jim Patterson, FAA Safety R&P & Security Sections - Truman B

Your Airports Role During a Natural Disaster- Hilary Fletcher, Jviation & Mark Crosby, Ross & Baruzzini - Trianon A/B

Using DOT Specs at GA & Regional Airports - Ryan Hanson, HDR- Trianon C/D

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

Wednesday Morning Break Sponsored by Burns & McDonnell

1030-1120 Breakout Sessions #5

Airport Leasing Rates & Fees - Management Best Practices- David Benner, Aviation Management Consulting Group - Truman A

ICE Control for Your Airport- Gary Gleichman, Cryotech Deicing - Truman B

Off Airport Construction, Permanent & Temporary Structures, Existing & Proposed Structures- Vee Stewart, FAA Airspace Specialist IA, KS, MO, NE - Trianon A/B

Airport Planning & Environmental 101- Doug Anderson, Todd Madison & Scott Tener, Airports, FAA Central Region - Trianon C/D

1130 - 1220 Break-Out Sessions #6

Feasibility of Establishing a Brand New Airport and the Process Involved- Jearld Searle, HDR, Inc.- Truman A

UAS Implementation in Airport Planning Chris Gardner, Bolton & Menk - Truman B

How to Request & Obtain GSAXcess Equipment—Monica Byrnes, GSA -Trianon A/B 

Part 139 Issues- Mark Cozad, John Fotiadis & Jerry Hayes, FAA Central Region - 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