Conference Schedule - 2021

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 25, 2021 - Wednesday

Golf Tournament Sponsored by Coffman Associates

Cost per Player - $50.00 includes Lunch

1030    Golf Tournament - The Sunflower Hills Golf Club        

            12220 Riverview Road Bonner Springs, KS 66012 

1030    Lunch

1130    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 Sponsored by Bolton & Menk

August 26  - Thursday

0730 - 1800      Conference Registration Open -  Muehlebach Tower


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

                               Breakfast Sponsorship Available

0730 - 1200      Exhibit Area Open - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom

Coffee Break Sponsorship Available

0900 - 1050      State Meetings

                          Missouri - Truman A

                          Nebraska -  Truman B

                          Kansas-  Trianon A/B

                          Iowa -  Trianon C/D

1100-1150 Break-Out Sessions #1

Complex Construction Safety & Phasing Plan Preparation- Matt Jacobs & Ian Wright, LOCHNER- Truman A

Designed to Build- Chris Hotop & TBD, Burns & McDonnell- Truman B

Cyber Security - Mitigation On Your Airport-Geoffrey Jenista, DHS - Trianon A/B

Strategic Planning for Airports- Hilary Fletcher, Jviation a Woolpert Company - Trianon C/D

1200 - 1350      Welcome  & Awards Luncheon — Royal Hall

Guest Speaker - Jacquie B. Warda, International Air Show Pilot

Welcome Luncheon Sponsored by Jviation, a Woolpert Company

FAA Safety Awards  

1400 - 1830 Exhibit area Open - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom

1400-1450 Break-Out Sessions #2

Challenges in Developing a New Runway Approach- Mackinezie O'Reilly-Christensen, Boton & Menk- Truman A

Airport Wildlife Management - Dan McMurtry, USDS-APHIS-Wildlife Services - Truman B 

Sustainability Fuel for the Future - Timothy Obitts, NATA - Trianon A/B

Contract Towers - Steve Stockam, Joplin Regional Airport - Trianon C/D

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

UAS Hi-Performing Compliment to Airport Graphic Information Systems (GIS) - Melissa Rank, Woolpert - Truman A

How Section 163 of the FAA Reauthorization Act Affects FAA's Review & Approval of Your ALP- Mark Schenkleberg, Scott Tener, Amy Walter, Jason Knipp, Lynn MartinFAA Central Region - Truman B

TSA Update and Q&A - Angie Brooks, DHS- Trianon A/B

Human Trafficing - Awareness on Airports - BEST- Trianon C/D

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

Reception Sponsored by Burns & McDonnell
 1830    Dinner On Your Own  

August 27 - Thursday

0700 - 1330      Conference Registration Open - Muehlebach Tower

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

Breakfast Sponsorship Available

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

Coffee Break Sponsored Garver

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

0900-0950 Break-Out Sessions #4

What Insurance Do I Need for My Airport? - Kyle White, Marsh & McLennan Agency - Truman A

Deicing Chemicals & Their Use- Carla Potts, NASi - Truman B

Airport Cooperative Research Program- Diane Hofer, ACRP - Trianon A/B

Need a Hangar Using AIP? - Richard Hoffman, RS&H - Trianon C/D

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

Friday Morning Break Sponsorship Available

1030-1120 Breakout Sessions #5

Fraud Awareness - DOT, Office of Inspector General - Truman A

UAS Unmanned Traffic Management- Steve Willer, Thales- Truman B

Airports External Portal- Sarah Smith, Jason Knipp, FAA Central Region - Trianon A/B

TBD- TBD- Trianon C/D

1130 - 1220 Break-Out Sessions #6

Introduction to AIP Eligibility and Justification Requirements- Brian Tompkins, FAA Central Region- Truman A

Are Your Storm Water Permits Up to Date -  Richard Smith, Midwest Training- Truman B

Hot Topics in Airport Certification- Mark Cozad, Andrew Edgar, Jerry Hayes, FAA Airport Central Region - Trianon A/B

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