CII Annual Conference 2018: July 23 - 25, 2018


JW Marriott Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN


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Access the slides for most presentations in PDF format. They will also be added to each presenting team's page in the CII Knowledge Base.

Download Conference Editions of New Research
Each presenting team has created a conference edition of its upcoming publication to give you a preview of their latest findings.


Keynote Presentations

Autonomy & Automation in Construction Industries
Dan Henderson, Director of Innovation & Emerging Technology – Caterpillar Inc.

Construction’s Evolution: From Solution Scarcity to Vertical Integration
Curtis Rodgers, Founder – Society for Construction Solutions; Principal – Brick & Mortar Ventures

The Domino Effect: How U.S. Population Shifts Will Affect Our Industry
Kathryn I. Thompson, Partner and Chief Executive Officer – Thompson Research Group

Life Is About Influence
John Daly, Liddell Professor, Moody College of Communication – The University of Texas at Austin

Open to Change
Dane Parker, Vice President of Sustainable Workplaces – General Motors


Featured Presentations

NCCER Young Craft Professional Panel
National Center for Construction Education and Research Research

Successful Uncertainty Management in a Megaproject – The Pursuit of Opportunities and Lesson Learned


Research Teams

Construction Readiness Assessment
Research Team DCC-02, Construction Readiness Assessment for Productivity Improvement

Corporate Practices for Productivity Improvement
Research Team 340, Corporate Practices for Successful Productivity Improvement Programs

Improved Integration of the Supply Chain in Materials Planning and Work Packaging
Research Team 344, Improved Integration of the Supply Chain in Materials Planning and Work Packaging

Improving the U.S. Workforce Development System
Research Team 335, Improving the U.S. Workforce Development System

Integrated Project Delivery for Industrial Projects: Collaborate. Integrate. Succeed.
Research Team 341, Integrated Project Delivery for Industrial Projects

Research Team MLS-02, PDRI for MLS


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The Exhibitor Showcase Offers New Possibilities
In the new showcase, exhibitors will highlight innovative solutions to overcome the challenges that often plague the capital projects industry.

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The 2019 CII Annual Conference will be held at the Grand Hyatt San Diego, August 7–8, 2019.

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Eva L. Keidel, Events Producer
(512) 471-7005
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