Conference Schedule - 2022

Parking is not included with your Conference Registration. Parking is $22 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 24, 2022- 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 25 - Thursday

0730 - 1800      Conference Registration Open -  Muehlebach Tower


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

                                                                                 Breakfast Sponsored by Olsson

0730 - 1200      Exhibit Area Open - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom

                                                                        Coffee Break Sponsored by McFarland Johnson 

0900 - 1030      State Meetings

                          Missouri - Truman A

                          Nebraska -  Truman B

                          Kansas-  Trianon A/B

                          Iowa -  Trianon C/D

1030 - 1100 Morning Break - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

                                                                          Sponsored by HNTB

1100-1150 Break-Out Sessions #1

High-Tech Survey Methods Makes Gathering Airport Survey Data Work for You- Mike Klasing, TREKK Design; Ryan DaMetz, LOCHNER-                                                                                                                                                                                         Truman A

Airport Part-139 Certification Hot Topics- Mark Cozad, Jerry Hayes, Andrew Edgar, FAA Airports Central Region - Truman B

Transparent Construction Data Takes Flight with Integrity - Shelley Armato, My Smart Plans - Trianon A/B

Aviation Weather & How the National Weather Service Supports the Aviation Community - Kenny Podrazik & Chelsea Kenyon, CWSU-ZKC National Weather Service  - Trianon C/D

1200 - 1350      Welcome Luncheon & FAA Awards— Royal Hall

Steve Hadley, Director of Regional Programs, NBAA

FAA Awards - Jim Johnson Central Region Airports

Welcome Luncheon Sponsored by Jviation, A Woolpert Company

1400 - 1830 Exhibit area Open - Colonial/Imperial Ballroom

1400-1450 Break-Out Sessions #2

Using Thermal Imagery for Facility Assessment & Airport Maintenance- Melissa M. Rank, PLS, Woolpert - Truman A/B

Navigating Sensitive Projects in Your Community - Hilary Fletcher, Jviation, A Woolpert Company - Truman B

NEPA Updates, Documentation, and Best Practices - Scott Tener, FAA Central Region - Trianon A/B

State of Air Service Post COVID - Kenneth L Strickland, Crawford, Murphy & Tilly - Trianon C/D

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

Break Snacks and Drinks Sponsored by LOCHNER

Concretes Sponsored by American Concrete Pavement Association

1530 - 1630 Break-Out Sessions #3

What role Do Airports Play in a Statewide UAS Network Infrastructure- Steve Willer, Business Development Manager Aviation Solutions, Thales- Truman A/B

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

Airport Wildlife Management - Dan McMurty, USDA-APHIS-Wildlife Services - Trianon C/D

AIP Consultant Selection Process - Ed Hyatt, FAA Central Region - Trianon A/B

Contract Towers - Steve Stockam, Olsson- Kennedy

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

Reception Sponsored by Burns & McDonnell
 1830    Dinner On Your Own  

August 26 - Friday

0700 - 1330      Conference Registration Open - Muehlebach Tower

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

Breakfast Sponsored By Crawford, Murphy & Tilly

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

Coffee Break Sponsored by Foth

0800-1000   Morning Coffee -  Colonial/Imperial Ballroom & Exhibit Area

0800-0850 FAA Update General Session - Jim Johnson-FAA Central Region Airports & Shannetta Griffin, P.E. - Associate Administrator Airports FAA- Royal Hall

0900-0950 Break-Out Sessions #4

NOTAMS - Who, What, When, Where & Why -  John Warner and Greg Yuhasz – FAA Mission Support - Truman A

Expanding Polymer Injection for Ground Improvement and Infrastructure Resiliency - Rex Klentzman, PE, URETEK USA, Inc. - Truman B

How Inspection Data Can Determine & Drive the Economics of Your Airport-Grant Bishop, Silent Falcon UAS Technologies- Trianon A/B

          The Checklist for Development of AIP Projects: Back to Basics, Brian Tompkins, FAA Central Region - Trianon C/D

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

Friday Morning Break Sponsored by McClure Engineering

1030 - 1130 Break-Out Sessions #5

Are You Safely Maintaining Your Numerous Airport Electrical Systems?- Carl Byers, Bolton & Menk, Shawn Hauf, Des Moines Airport Authority - Truman A

Overview of the New Kansas City International Single Terminal & Parking- Jade Liska, Deputy Director Planning & Development, Kansas City International Airport - Truman B

Technology & Part 139 Training Requirements - Lorena de Radriquez, Safety & Security Instruction - Trianon A/B

New Guidance for Reporting Airport Pavement Strength - Dan Wilson, FAA Central Region - Trianon C/D

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