We’re now less than three weeks from the beginning of our 57th Annual Meeting. ACPA staff is busily making final preparations, and as we do, we want to thank you for your membership and encourage you to register for this, our first virtual meeting of this scale! Here’s a preview of our first day activities, beginning on December 1.

11:00 – 11:50 AM  (Central Time) – WELCOME AND ANNUAL MEETING OF THE MEMBERS

  • ACPA Chairman Greg McCormick, Northern Improvement, and ACPA CEO Jerry Voigt will set the stage with an executive session reviewing the year’s accomplishments and a look ahead. An interactive discussion will reveal how board leaders see the value of ACPA for their businesses.

11:50 AM – 12:00 PM  (Central Time) – ELECTION OF THE 2021 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • ACPA Nominating Committee Chairman will reveal the election results and introduce the 2021 Board of Directors and incoming 3rd Vice Chair of the Association. (Jim Mack, P.E. of CEMEX and our 2020 Nominating Committee Chair).

12:30 – 1:30 PM  (Central Time) – LEGISLATIVE FORUM BY THE ACPA LEGISLATIVE ISSUES COMMITTEE

  • What’s Next for Transportation After the 2020 Election? How will the pandemic affect the concrete pavement industry? These questions and more will be explored during this member forum hosted by the Legislative Issues Committee. Our panelists will include Jeff Davis, Senior Fellow, Eno Center for Transportation; Laura Perrotta, CAC, President & CEO, American Highway Users Alliance; Sean O’Neill. Senior Vice President of Government Affairs, PCA. The session moderator will be Leif Wathne of ACPA.   

1:45 – 2:45 PM  (Central Time) – AIRPORTS FORUM

  • New specifications, new agency engineers, and a new $3.5 Million cooperative agreement…what else could there be? Leaders in the airport segment will discuss important opportunities and issues. The Airports member forum is your opportunity to find out what’s next and offer your own ideas.  
  • Discussion leaders will include: Martin Holt, Corporate Quality Control Manage, Interstate Highway Construction; Harold Honey, P.E., Civil Pavement Engineer, Federal Aviation Administration; Dr. Craig Rutland, P.E., Pavement Engineer, U.S. Air Force Civil Engineer Center; Gary Mitchell, PE, Vice President Airports & Pavement Technology, ACPA (Moderator)

 3:00 – 4:00 PM  (Central Time) – SOCIAL HOUR & NETWORKING ACTIVITIES

  • Grab a beverage of your choice and join other members in our virtual lounge for an opportunity to say hello to old friends, make new friends, and enter to win prizes in our fun and interactive activities!

We’ve got much more in store for the week, so don’t miss the opportunity to participate in our meeting, which runs from December 1 through 3. Click here to register today!