2019 Presentations
BREAKOUT SESSIONS 1 & 2
Safety Session
Communication – The Key to Safety Success
  • Tom Esch, Communication Consultant
Leading Challenging Projects at Airfields
  • Centennial Airport
    • Rick Zgol, Paveset America
    • Mike Altergott, Aggregate Industries
Silica Rule – It’s Impact and Best Practices for Compliance
  • Mike Geppner, Moody Insurance
  • Nathan Miller, IMA

CONSTRUCTION BEST PRACTICES

Ensuring Quality PavingPaving Equipment Innovation
  • Jon Anderson, Caterpillar
  • Bill Rieken, BOMAG
  • Bill Lange, Volvo
  • Laikram Narsingh, Wirtgen America
Achieving Density: Handling Tough and Tender Mixes
  • Dale Starry, Volvo
Smoothness, Joints, and Attention to Detail
  • Tim Kowalski, Wirtgen America
2018 Paving in Review – A Look at Best Practices
  • Tom Clayton, CAPA
Award Winning Paving Projects: A Panel Discussion
  • Matt Coulson, Coulson Excavation
  • Paul Hunt, Connell Resources
  • Heath Russo, Vance Brothers

PROJECT AND PROGRAM LEADERSHIP

Successful Projects through Partnering – Panel
  • Grant Bloom, City of Thornton
  • Scott Taylor, WYDOT
  • Ernie Skretteberg, McGarvin-Moberly Construction
  • Steven Perez, TSH
Leading People – Understanding Different Personalities
  • Lauren Reitsma, The Center for Relationship Education
Managing Complex ProjectsLeading People – Employee Satisfaction
  • Lauren Reitsma, The Center for Relationship Education
Industry Leaders – Panel PresentationCreating an Authentic Culture
BEST PRACTICES IN MAINTENANCE AND REHABILITATION
What Do you Get when you Mix the Flinstones and the Jetsons?Pavement Performance
  • Bonded Pavements
    • Rick Barezinsky, KS DOT
    • Jason Johnson, Road Science, Division of ArrMaz
  • Hot In-place Recycling Wyoming DOT
    • Emiliano Martinez, WYDOT and Doug Gordon, Dustrol
  • Enhanced Durability through Increased Density
    • Tim Aschenbrener, FHWA
Innovations in Surface Seals
  • Slurry Seals
    • Howie Snyder, Vance Brothers
  • Chip Seals
    • Josh Kreuger, A-1
Right Application, Right Time
  • Panel
    • Taylor Goertz, IMEG
    • Jess Hastings, Benesch
    • Scott Sounant, Kimly Horn
  • Pavement Preservation 
    • Bill Stull, Unique Paving Materials 
Innovations in Road MaintenanceHandling and Storage of Emulsions Panel - A supplier’s view of proper storage and handling of Asphalt Emulsions
  • NM DOT’s Experience with Recycled Surface Treatment

MATERIALS ENGINEERING & TESTING

Life Cycle CostsAggregates & MixesAdvanced Asphalt TestingSubgrade EngineeringMaterials AcceptanceInspection, Testing and Acceptance (CDOT – Asphalt Pavement Program) Panel 
  • Tammy Buck, Yeh and Assoc.
  • Pablo Gonzales, CDOT
  • Steve Glammeyer, City of Fort Morgan
  • Glenn Frieler, Denver International Airport


MATERIALS EDUCATION 100 SERIES

Women in Asphalt – Panel Presentation
  • Nicki Upright, CDOT Region 4
  • Brenda Shuler, Aggregate Industries WCR
  • Amy Strothopolos, WesTest
  • Ellen Hilbig, City of Longmont
Asphalt Materials 101 – Asphalt, Aggregates, Mixes, MaterialsSubgrade & Base Materials: A Foundation for SuccessAsphalt Mixture Selection – Right Mix/Right RoadwayAsphalt Refining 101
  • Ron Feltz, Jebro Inc.
Pavement Marking Materials
MAINTENANCE EDUCATION 100 SERIES

Best Practices for Utility Cuts & Patch Back – Inspector Expectation vs. Contractors Reality Panel
  • Mike Horn, Foothills Paving & Maintenance
  • Policy for Patching Utility Cuts – an Agencies Approach
    • Michael Terry, City of Centennial
    • Todd Rullo, City of Thornton
Let’s Talk Crack(s)The Challenges of Paving – from Plans to Acceptance
  • Interpreting the Plans and Specs 
    • Brandon Shafer, APC Construction
  • Executing the Plan 
    • Mark Everett, Schmidt Construction
  • Acceptance
    • Steve Glammeyer, City of Fort Morgan
Creating a Maintenance Cycle: Identifying Issues and Creating a Maintenance Plan – Panel
  • Helping a Private Owner in Creating a Maintenance Plan
    • Bruce Barbarick, Barbarick LLC
  • From a City Perspective
    • Darriel McClure, City of Thornton
Safety on the Jobsite – Panel
  • Fatigue, Driver and Workers 
    • Larry Schneider, City of Fort Collins
  • Asphalt Burns
    • Dave Johnson, Asphalt Institute
Traffic Safety and Control for Highways and City Streets
  • Aware Work Zone Safety System
    • Davidson, Oldcastle CRH
  • Workzone Safety App
    • Shawn Severin, Loveland Barricade

EQUIPMENT EDUCATION 100 SERIES
Proper Application of Tack Coat Materials
  • Pete Kulp, Lee Boy Manufacturing 
Roller Operations 101 - A Basic Overview of Operation and Construction
  • Dale Starry, Volvo
Paver Operations 101 – A Basic Overview of Operation and Construction
  • Luke Graham, Caterpillar
Technology for Paving Equipment - Thermal Profiling - Panel Presentation (2/28 1 - 2:30pm)
  • Luke Graham, Caterpillar
  • David Owens, Geoshack
  • PaveIR
  • Laikram Narsingh, Wirtgen America
Milling 101
  • Matt White, Bomag
  • Paver Operations 102 – Large Equipment and Rollers/Small Spaces
    • Laikram Narsingh, Wirtgen America
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