Precast Perspective Seminar


This free 5-hour seminar will illuminate the capabilities and possibilities for using precast, prestressed concrete building components and systems on projects of many kinds. The presentations will demonstrate the attributes and considerations of precast for owners and design professionals. The program will cover the basics of the material itself, as well as dive into its benefits for versatility, durability, efficiency, resilience and sustainability.

Register for Precast Perspective Seminar

Please note: the registration process is controlled by The Precast Show organizers. For non-PCI members, please follow the below instructions:
On the registration page, register via the “Continue as a Non-Member” button. Complete the information and select ‘The PCI Convention (with access to The Precast Show trade show floor)’ option. The third screen will offer The Precast Perspective Registration option. After selecting, you will be registered, and a confirmation will be presented. If you have any questions, please email


Thursday, February 8, 2023

7-8am – Registration and Breakfast

8-8:15 – Opening and Introductions

  • Jim Schneider, LEED AP, PCI Mountain States

8:15-8:45 – Precast Essentials: Attributes and Benefits of PCI-Certified Precast

  • Randy Wilson, PCI

8:50-9:35 – Design for Resilience and Sustainability Using Precast

  • Jim Schneider, LEED AP, PCI Mountain States

9:35-9:50 – Break

9:50-10:35 – Peak Performance: Precast on Pike's Peak Visitor’s Center and High-Altitude Research Lab

  • Brian Calhoun, RTA Architects

10:40-11:25 – Top of the Class: Precast for K-12 Schools

  • Andrea Nicholl, Eidos Architects
  • Jane Crisler, EUA

11:30-noon – Lunch

noon-12:45 – Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Construction Industry

  • Keller Hayes, Transportation and Construction GIRL
  • Patricia Joseph Gill, AIA, NCARB, NOMA, Chapter President of NOMA Colorado

12:45-1:30 – Q&A and Panel Discussion with Speakers

1:30 – Adjourn