2024 PCI Committee Days Conference

Renaissance Nashville Hotel | This event is open to all members in good standing and government employees. | REGISTRATION IS OPEN

 

This event is open to all members in good standing and government employees.

 

  Full Conference Registration Fees

Early bird
thru 8/26/24
Standard
thru 9/23/24
Onsite
PCI Member $575 $675 $725
Government* $445 $545 $595
Academic/Univ. Profs.* $445 $545 $595
Student* Free Free Free
Guest $200 $300 $350
  Daily Conference Registration Fees

Early bird
thru 8/26/24
Standard
thru 9/23/24
Onsite
PCI Member $300 $400 $450
Government* $250 $350 $400
Academic/Univ. Profs.* $250 $350 $400
Student* Free Free Free
Guest N/A N/A N/A
*If you don't see the rate listed above, contact events@pci.org or (312) 360-3214 to verify eligibility.

À la carte
LPCI Social Event: $60 per person (current LPCI participants and graduates only)
PCI Foundation Fundraiser: $60 per per person


Full Conference Daily: Mon./Tues. Daily: Wed. Daily: Thur./Fri. Guest
Committee & Council Meetings
Mon. & Tues. only Wed. only Thur./Fri. only
Continental Breakfasts
Tues. only Wed. only Thur. only
Refreshment Breaks
Tues. only Wed. only Thur. only
Tabletop Exhibits
Tues. only Wed. only Thur. a.m. only
Membership Lunch*




Women in Precast Lunch (Ms/Mrs/Miss only)*




Welcome Reception*




If you plan to attend multiple days, select 'Full Conference.'
 
*If you register after September 9, the Membership Lunch, Women in Precast Lunch, and Welcome Reception will not be included with your conference fees.

 

AGREEMENTS, POLICIES, AND CONSENT.

Registration constitutes your agreement to abide by the PCI Antitrust Policy and PCI Code of Conduct. Any breach of these agreements may be cause for event management to remove the individual from the event. Registration and attendance at, or participation in, PCI events, meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to the use and distribution of the registrant or attendee's image or voice in photographs or videos of such events and activities by PCI, PCI regional affiliates, and other third parties. Your registration may include technology that monitors your activities throughout the meeting, such as session attendance. It is your responsibility to read and understand these agreements and policies.

 

CANCELLATIONS, REFUNDS, AND SUBSTITUTIONS. All registration cancellations received in writing by September 9, 2024, will be fully refunded, minus a $50 administrative fee. Due to financial obligations to the venue, no refunds will be issued after this date. Substitutions may be made at any time without penalty. Submit all requests to events@pci.org.

NETWORKING EVENTS & MEALS. Limited space available! Registrations for the Member Lunch, Welcome Reception, and Women in Precast Lunch will not be included in your conference fee after September 9, 2024. Refunds will not be issued for these functions if registration occurs after this date and discounted rates will not be offered.

HOTEL. You must make your own hotel reservation separate from your conference registration. Click Renaissance Nashville Hotel for more information and online reservation link.

GUESTS AND PARTNERS. A guest is defined as: An accompanying person who is a family member, spouse or partner of a registered attendee and who is not directly involved in the precast concrete industry. To register your guest, select 'Guest Registration' in the program section.

TABLETOP EXHIBITS AND SPONSORSHIPS. To secure a tabletop exhibit or sponsorship opportunity, contact Shelly Encher, (312) 360-3203, or sencher@pci.org.

QUESTIONS. For registration questions or assistance in registering, contact events@pci.org or (312) 360-3214.

REGISTERING INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Select 'Register Myself' or "Register Someone Else' to begin
  2. Select your registration type from the list. If you don't see the correct registration type or fee, contact events@pci.org.
  3. Answer all required questions and click 'Save Response(s)'
  4. It is important to select ALL committee meetings, networking events, and meals as space may be limited.
  5. Proceed to Checkout

Don't see an employee on your company roster? Contact your PCI Company Administrator to add them to the company roster. If you don't know your company admin, search for them on the PCI Resources page. Note: An overnight refresh of the system is required before newly added employees will appear on the company roster. You will be able to register them the next day.

 

When
9/23/2024 - 9/27/2024
Where
Renaissance Hotel, 611 Commerce St, Nashville, TN 37203 United States
Sign in or create an account to register Last day to register is 9/6/2024

Program

Monday, 23 September 2024

Description
An accompanying person who is a family member, spouse or partner of a registered attendee and who is not directly involved in the precast concrete industry. A colleague or business associate does not qualify as a guest. | Includes: Welcome Reception, Member Lunch, Tabletop Exhibits, Continental Breakfast & Refreshment Breaks.
Category
*Guest Registration
Track
*Guest Registration
To provide a forum for bridge producers to discuss  plant practices and discuss marketing opportunities. | Chair: Lee Wegner | Vice-Chair: Brent Koch | Staff Liaison: William Nickas
Category
Transportation
Track
Transportation Activities (TrAC)
Time
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1:00 PM
To develop and maintain a design specification. | Chair: Ned Cleland | Vice-Chair: Paul Arthur | Staff Liaison: Edith Gallandorm
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1:00 PM

Tuesday, 24 September 2024

Description
Supports and improves the recruitment and retention initiatives of PCI chapters and members’ businesses. | Chair: Erin Clark | PCI Staff Liaison: Cody Kauhl
Category
Business Performance
Track
Business Performance (BPC)
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content for PCI | Chair: Wayne Kassian | Vice-Chair: Jordan Watkins | Staff Liaison: Randy Wilson
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to FRP composites. | Chair: Alvin Ericson | Vice-Chair: Wael Zatar | PCI Liaison: Jared Brewe
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to prestressed concrete poles. | Chair: Fouad H. Fouad | Vice-Chair: Robert Coley | Staff Liaison: William Nickas
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
To guide the overall Quality Activities programs through internal committee and external source interaction to result in the highest-quality programs available to support the institute’s programs and the construction community. | Chair: Mike Wolff | Vice-Chair: Gary Wildung | Staff Liaison: Bart Krol
Category
Quality
Track
Quality Activities (QAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
Staff Liaison: William Nickas
Category
Transportation
Track
Transportation Activities (TrAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
8:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to hollow core. | Chair: Chad Van Kampen | Vice-Chair: David Wan | Staff Liaison: Tim Cullen
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
8:00 AM
To provide quality training and certification programs for precast concrete industry inspectors and auditors. | Chair: Michael Paris | Vice-Chair:  Jason Tucker | PCI Liaison: Bart Krol
Category
Quality
Track
Quality Activities (QAC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to concrete materials technology. | Chair: Kyle Riding | Vice-Chair: Mi Geum Chorzepa | Staff Liaison: Jared Brewe
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
To provide market data to guide PCI’s and its members’ marketing activities. | Chair: Brian Miller | Vice-Chair: Joe Beck | PCI Liaison: Becky King
Category
Marketing
Track
Marketing Activities (MRK)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to total precast concrete systems. | Chair: James Sapp | Vice-Chair: Alex Mihaylov | Staff Liaison: Randy Wilson
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
Celebrate the power of women in our industry at the Women in Precast (WIP) Luncheon. This event offers an excellent opportunity to connect with peers and engage in meaningful conversations about the unique issues faced by women in the precast concrete industry. The WIP Luncheon is open to all self-identified women in the precast concrete industry.|*This lunch will not be included with registration after September 9.
Category
Networking & Meals
Track
Optional Activities
Time
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM
11:45 AM
Staff Liaison: William Nickas
Category
Transportation
Track
Transportation Activities (TrAC)
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1:30 PM
To support the committee mission by maintaining the highest standard of the LPCI Program through review of program applications and facilitated curriculum such that confident leaders emerge ready to engage at both local and national PCI levels. | Chair: Don Loew | Vice-Chair: Wayne Maiuri | PCI Liaison: Royce Covington
Category
Membership
Track
Membership
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
To increase the awareness of precast concrete in the marketplace with key target audiences through the dissemination of PCI precast concrete marketing message through multiple channels of communications; including but not limited to programs such as PCI Design Awards, monthly webinars for external audiences, placed ceu articles, PR, industry trade-shows and marketing collateral materials. | Chair: Terri Ward | Vice-Chair: Hunter Heinrich | PCI Liaison: Becky King
Category
Marketing
Track
Marketing Activities (MRK)
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to parking structures. | Chair: Dusty Andrews | Vice-Chair: Clayton Putnam | PCI Liaison: Tim Cullen
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1:30 PM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to prestressed concrete piles. | Chair: Catrina Walter | Vice-Chair: Mehedi Rashid | PCI Liaison: William Nickas
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
The Committee will recognize and drive improvement within producer member practices in all PCI program areas, over and above the minimum requirements (when present). Areas of interest include, but may not be limited to, productivity, safety, sustainability, personnel, plant operations, erection practices, concrete materials, and mix proportioning. | Chair: Paul Ramsburg | Vice-Chair: Collin Bender | PCI Liaison: Bart Krol
Category
Quality
Track
Quality Activities (QAC)
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to glass fiber reinforced concrete. |Chair: Edward Knowles | Vice-Chair: Jimmy Lee | Staff Liaison: Randy Wilson
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
To increase the reach of precast concrete within our targeted audience of architects, engineers, owners/ developers, general contractors, and students through the publication of quarterly issues of ASCENT magazine. | Chair: Megan Kocchi | Vice-Chair: Jim Schneider| PCI Liaison: Tom Bagsarian
Category
Marketing
Track
Marketing Activities (MRK)
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3:30 PM
To provide a forum for pile producer sales and technical employees to discuss market barriers and challenges of precast, prestressed concrete piles for infrastructure, bridges, and building using the latest AASHTO, ACI, and IBC codes and relevant research. | Chair: Jim Parkins| Vice-Chair: Roy Eriksson | PCI Liaison: William Nickas
Category
Transportation
Track
Transportation Activities (TrAC)
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3:30 PM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to prestressing reinforcement. | Chair: Chris Reeve | PCI Liaison: Jared Brewe
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3:30 PM
To establish and maintain tolerance standards for the precast concrete industry as determined by industry organizations. | Chair: Keith Wallis, Jr. | Vice-Chair: James Miller | PCI Liaison: Bart Krol
Category
Quality
Track
Quality Activities (QAC)
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3:30 PM
Updating fellow committee members on issues of importance, to consult with the membership to understand their concerns, interests, and priorities, including such topics as dues, representation, leadership succession, industry events and best practices and to represent their interests on the BOD. / Chair: Jim Renda | Vice-Chair: Brian Miller| Staff Liaison: Shelly Encher
Category
Membership
Track
Membership
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3:30 PM
To develop and guide safety and environmental practices so as to ensure protection for our most valuable resources, our members. | Co-Chairs: Corey Olson & Anthony Gentry | Staff Liaison: John McConvill
Category
Business Performance
Track
Business Performance (BPC)
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3:30 PM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content for PCI. | Chair: Scott Davis | Vice-Chair: Lee Baker | Staff Liaison: Randy Wilson
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3:30 PM
Get ready to kick off your week in Nashville with the PCI Welcome Reception at the Renaissance Hotel's Grand Ballroom. The event will offer an opportunity to network with industry colleagues and learn about new and innovative products presented by tabletop exhibitors.|*This reception will not be included with registration after September 9.
Category
Networking & Meals
Track
Optional Activities
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
5:00 PM

Wednesday, 25 September 2024

Description
To guide the Architectural Certification program through internal committee and external source interaction to result in the highest-quality architectural program available to support the institute’s members and the construction community. | Chair: James Miller| Vice-Chair: Lance Lorah | PCI Liaison: Bart Krol
Category
Quality
Track
Quality Activities (QAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to blast resistance and structural integrity activity. | Chair: Charles Oswald | Vice-Chair: Spencer Quiel | PCI Liaison: Tim Cullen
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
8:00 AM
To provide a forum for bridge designers and owners to discuss technical aspects of concrete bridges. | Chair: Andy Mish | PCI Liaison: William Nickas
Category
Transportation
Track
Transportation Activities (TrAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
8:00 AM
To create, coordinate, and maintain PCI’s programs that support working professionals and PCI members. | Chair: Diep Tu | Vice-Chair: Kevin Chatary | PCI Liaison: Bekki Missaggia
Category
Education
Track
Educational Activities (EAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to fire activity. | Chair: Ali Shrih | PCI Liaison: Edith Gallandorm
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to the PCI Design Handbook. | Chair: Perry Schram | Vice-Chair: Michael Owings | PCI Liaison: Jared Brewe
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
8:00 AM
To strengthen our industry by actively encouraging our membership to consist of persons with diverse backgrounds and experiences, and in doing so, bring increased innovation and financial value to our industry. | Chair: Natalie Martin | Vice-Chair: Glen Hunter | PCI Liaison: Shelly Encher
Category
Membership
Track
Membership
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
Serve the needs of PCI members by developing tools to improve financial performance and mitigate business risk. | Chair: Brandi Combs |PCI Liaison: John McConvill
Category
Business Performance
Track
Business Performance (BPC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
To guide the Plant Certification program through internal committee and external source interactions to result in the highest-quality program available to support the institute’s members and the construction community. | Chair: Dillon Dudley | PCI Liaison: Bart Krol
Category
Quality
Track
Quality Activities (QAC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
To advance precast concrete by providing a forum for producers to share ideas and best practices through educational opportunities and tours of members’ plants. | Chair: Wayne Maiuri | Vice Chair: Mark Adams | PCI Liaison: Randy Wilson
Category
Business Performance
Track
Business Performance (BPC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to professional membership. | Chair: Christopher Mosley | PCI Liaison: Edith Gallandorm
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
To create, coordinate, and maintain PCI’s programs that support the academic Community. | Chair: Wael Zatar | Vice-Chair: JohnMyers | PCI Liaison: Bekki Missaggia
Category
Education
Track
Educational Activities (EAC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
Network and connect with your peers and industry professionals at the PCI Committee Days Member Lunch. The program includes celebrating award recipients for their displays of excellence in the industry and their respective areas. | *This lunch will not be included with registration after September 9.
Category
Networking & Meals
Track
Optional Activities
Time
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM
11:45 AM
To develop resources for the installation of precast concrete (e.g. Erectors Safety Manual, Erectors Manual) | Co-chairs: Ashley Fortenberry & Bo Kusznir | PCI  Liaison: Randy Wilson
Category
Business Performance
Track
Business Performance (BPC)
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to the PCI Design Handbook. | Chair: Perry Schram | Vice-Chair: Michael Owings | PCI Liaison: Jared Brewe
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1:30 PM
To oversee related research projects. | Chair: Isaac Perkins | PCI Liaison: Jared Brewe
Category
R&D
Track
Research & Development (R&D)
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
To coordinate all PCI programs ideally suited for online delivery. | Chair: Jason Lien | Vice-Chair: Matthew Huslig | PCI Liaison: Bekki Missaggia
Category
Education
Track
Educational Activities (EAC)
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to precast concrete insulated wall panels. | Chair: Michael Milkovitz | Vice-Chair: Marc Maguire | PCI Liaison: Edith Gallandorm
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1:30 PM
To create and communicate education materials for PCI members of minimum quality control standards they should require of supplier items to meet industry standards. | Chair: Joel Sheets | Vice-Chair: Dale Willhite | PCI Liaison: Bart Krol
Category
Quality
Track
Quality Activities (QAC)
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to seismic activity. | Chair: Jon Mohle | Vice-Chair: Ismail Kuzucu | PCI Liaison: Tim Cullen
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1:30 PM
To promote and maintain the PCI Certified Erector Program by overseeing company and field auditing programs and their auditors in conformance with Policy 29 and manuals MNL 127 and MNL 132; to recommend changes to manuals and audit processes when appropriate. | Chair: Michael Hudgins | Vice-Chair: Brandon Farley | PCI Liaison: Ken Kwilinski
Category
Quality
Track
Quality Activities (QAC)
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3:30 PM
Inform – by increasing awareness of the benefits of precast concrete in the A/E/C industry | Educate – by providing industry specific programs to A/E/C industry and industry related academia and students | Promote – the value of PCI Certification and benefits of precast concrete systems through multiple media channels | Measure – the effectiveness of marketing strategy and precast concrete industry relative market share | Chair: Corey Greika | Vice-Chair: Terri Ward | PCI Liaison: Becky King
Category
Marketing
Council Meeting
Track
Marketing Activities (MRK)
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3:30 PM
The Bavarian Bierhaus is more than a restaurant; it is an experience. With more than 500 seats inside, and another 120 in the Biergarten outside, the restaurant mimics the look of a large Munich Bierhall. From the uniforms and decor, food, music and Bier, the Bavarian Bierhaus is an authentic German experience. | All ticket proceeds to benefit the PCI Foundation. *Be sure to answer the questions below if you selected this item.
Category
Networking & Meals
Track
Optional Activities
Time
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM

Thursday, 26 September 2024

Description
Category
Miscellaneous
Track
Officers & Directors
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to joints and connection design. | Chair: Matthew Peterson | PCI Liaison: Tim Cullen
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
8:00 AM
To create and manage member value and monitor member satisfaction | Chair: Colin Van Kampen | PCI Liaison: Shelly Encher
Category
Membership
Council Meeting
Track
Membership
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
To serve the institute membership, the other committees within the PCI organizational structure, and the science of construction in general with regard to research and development activities. | Chair: Andy Osborn | Vice-Chair: Jon Mohle | PCI Liaison: Jared Brewe
Track
Research & Development (R&D)
Time
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
8:00 AM
The sustainability committee has been reinstated and includes three subcommittees: Technical Subcommittee, Marketing Subcommittee and Advisory Subcommittee. The committee officers are welcoming new members. | Chair: Matt Ballain | PCI Liaison: Randy Wilson
Category
Business Performance
Track
Business Performance (BPC)
Time
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM
To provide a means for PCI producer members to interact and develop guidance for industry best business practices through the sustained development of committee strategy. | Chair: Ashley Fortenberry | PCI Liaison: Randy Wilson
Category
Business Performance
Council Meeting
Track
Business Performance (BPC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
To support educational activities committees and represent their programs on the PCI Board of Directors | Chair: Lloyd Kennedy | Vice-Chair: Jason Lien | PCI Liaison: Becky King
Category
Education
Council Meeting
Track
Educational Activities (EAC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content related to building codes. | Chair: David Schneider | Vice-Chair: Cheryl Rishcoff | Staff Liaison: Edith Gallandorm
Category
Technical
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
Category
Officers & Directors
Track
Officers & Directors
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
Working lunch. Buffet will be located in the foyer outside of the Music City Ballroom.
Category
Miscellaneous
Council Meeting
Track
Officers & Directors
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
11:30 AM
Category
Officers & Directors
Track
Officers & Directors
Time
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1:00 PM
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM

Friday, 27 September 2024

Description
To serve as the authority on technical issues and content for PCI. | Chair: Richard Miller | Vice-Chair: Christopher Mosley | PCI Liaison: Jared Brewe
Category
Technical Activities
Council Meeting
Track
Technical Activities (TAC)
Time
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
8:00 AM
 

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