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Thursday, April 15, 2021

SW Washington Public Agency Liaison Panel Discussion - Co-hosted by ACEC and WTS

Start Date: 4/15/2021 12:00 PM PDT
End Date: 4/15/2021 1:00 PM PDT


Organization Name: ACEC Oregon and WTS Portland Chapter (Vancouver Events Group)

Contact:
Merideth Webber
Email: mwebber@acecOregon.org
Phone: (503) 292-2348

Southwest Washington Public Agency Liaison Panel Discussion - Co-hosted by ACEC and WTS 


 
 
PANEL DISCUSSION
  1. Update on your agency's impact from COVID in the following areas:
    a)  2021/ 2022 capital improvement plans
    b)  Budgets
    c)  Changes to procuring professional services
    d)  Changes to agency office policies
  2. Update on your agency's plan for post pandemic re-officing.
  3. Update and planning associated with potential stimulus funding. 

PANELISTS
  • Ryan Lopossa, Streets & Transportation Manager, City of Vancouver Public Works
  • Tom Grange, Engineering & Construction Manager, Clark County Public Works
  • Carley Francis, SW Regional Administrator, WSDOT
  • Monica Fowler, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, CTRAN
MODERATORS
  • Gavin Oien, Sr. Project Manager, Vice President, David Evans and Associates, Inc. - Representing ACEC
  • Jennifer Chariarse, Sr. Environmental Technical Specialist, FHWA Western Federal Lands - Representing WTS 

RSVP - No charge to attend!
Please RSVP by clicking on the "Member Registration" or "Public Registration" button at top right of page. 


WHERE
Your desktop 


SCHEDULE 
  • 12:00 noon - Program begins
  • 1:00 p.m. - Conclusion 
Zoom webinar login credentials are included with the registration confirmation (and will also be sent again to registrants prior to the program). 

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Program is good for accruing one (1.0) continuing professional development credit.

WHAT IS THE ACEC / SW WASHINGTON
PUBLIC AGENCY LIAISON COMMITTEE?


Mission Statement:
To commit to a meaningful partnership between our organizations in the common purpose of providing quality and responsive consulting engineering services to the communities of southwest Washington.


Goals and objectives include:
  • Facilitate a cooperative dialogue between southwest Washington agencies and ACEC.
  • Foster an attitude that explores opportunities and resolves issues.
  • Enhance professionalism and integrity throughout the design and construction industry.
  • Promote quality and value through improved business practices.
  • Invest in the future by promoting continuing education, new technology, and research and development.
  • Promote the use of project delivery methods that best serve the public interest.