SAME 2014 Hawaii Engineer Training Workshop

Tuesday, October 7

Contingency Engineering Opening Session

Welcome and SAME National Update:
Col. Nicholas L. Desport, RA, LEED AP, F. SAME, USAF (Ret.), Deputy Executive Director and Director of Programs, SAME

Perspectives on Joint Engineering
Speakers:
Army Engineer Roles: Col. Blace Albert, P.E., USA, Commander, 130th Engineer Brigade
Seabee Roles and Responsibilities: Capt. Dean Tufts, P.E., CEC, USN, Commander, NAVFAC Hawaii
Role of RED HORSE and Prime Beef Teams: Col. Mickey Addison, USAF, Deputy Director and Command Engineer, Logistics, Installations & Mission Support, Pacific Air Forces A7

Contractors on the Battlefield
Moderator: Col. William "Bill" Haight III, P.E., USA (Ret.), The Louis Berger Group
Panel:
• Col. Edward "Ed" Kertis, USA (Ret.), Program Director, DAWSON
• Rob Biedermann, Senior Vice President, Engineering & Construction Management, Versar
• Rear Adm. Charles "Chuck" Kubic, P.E., F. SAME, USN (Ret.), President, Kubic Engineer Group

Facility Technology Advances on the Battlefield
Moderator: Capt. William "Will" Boudra, P.E., F. SAME, USN (Ret.), Forest City Military Communities, Hawaii
Panel: 
• David Miano, Director, Force Strategy, Naval Expeditionary Combat Command
• Shujie Chang, P.E., Director, Technology Experimentation Center, Naval Air Systems Command
• Rich Gorman, Vice President, AECOM

Construction Management in a Contingency Environment
Moderator: Col. Edward "Ed" Kertis, USA (Ret.), DAWSON
Panel:
• Col. William "Bill" Haight III, P.E., USA (Ret.), VP, Contingency Construction, The Louis Berger Group
• Wes Lane, Southeast Region Director, DAWSON
• Greg Clum, Senior Vice President, Black & Veatch

Warrior Briefs: Contingency Operations Lessons Learned
Moderator: Col. Michael Geer, USAF, Director, Installation & Mission Support, HQ 7th Air Force
Warrior Briefs: Four 15-minute briefings by Junior Officers and Senior NCOs

Wednesday, October 15

Installation Management Opening Session

Theater Security Engagement Planning for the Pacific
Moderator: Col. John Cawthorne, F. SAME, USAF (Ret.), Michael Baker International
Speakers:
• Capt. Joe Grealish, P.E., CEC, USN, Chief, Engineering Division, U.S. Pacific Command J44
• James Ligh, P.E., Chief, Business Management Division, USACE Pacific Ocean Division
• Col. Mickey Addison, USAF, Deputy Director and Command Engineer, Logistics, Installations & Mission Support, Pacific Air Forces A7

Energy Security and Sustainability
Moderator: Capt. Mike Williamson, P.E., CEC, USN, NAVFAC Pacific
Panel:
• Ron Cox, Vice President, Power Supply, Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc.
• Col. Ross Roley (Ret.), Senior Military Analyst, Energy Office, U.S. Pacific Command
• John Bothof, P.E., SPIDERS Program Senior Engineer, Burns & McDonnell
• Richard "Dick" Corolewski, P.E., Business Unit Director, POWER Engineers

Industry and Government Trends in Safety
Moderator: Richard Stump, AIA, Stanley Consultants Inc.
Panel:
• Brian Polis, CSHP, General Manager, Lawson & Assoc.
• Carole Fried, Corporate Director, Health and Safety, Gilbane
• Majella Stevenson, P.E., Facilities & Installations Department Head, Navy Information Operations Command Hawaii
• Lt. Col. Thomas Asbery, USA, Deputy Division Commander, USACE Pacific Ocean Division
• Issam Khalaf, Region Manager, Program & Construction Management, Jacobs

Project Controls - How to Manage Costs and Schedule Growth
Moderator: Col. Jerry Matsuda, P.E., USAF (Ret.), AECOM
Panel:
• Col. Scott Warner, USAF, Chief, Pacific Division, Facility Engineering Directorate, AFCEC
• Brad Jeanneret, Vice President, Pacific District Manager, Hensel Phelps
• Steve Cayetano, P.E., Deputy Chief, Programs & Project Management
• Tom McCabe, P.E., CEO, Environet Inc.
• Joe Uno, President, J. Uno & Assoc.

Commissioning: Industry and DOD Approaches and Impacts
Moderator: Brian Lindstrom, P.E., Burns & McDonnell
Panel:
• Rod McLaughlin, Project Development Director, dck Worldwide
• George Benda, Chairman & CEO, Chelsea Group Ltd.
• Capt. John Hickey, P.E., CEM, LEED AP, USCG (Ret.), Principal, Jacobs
• Capt. James Zwiefel, PMP, USAF, F-22 Construction Program Manager, Hawaii Air National Guard
• Barry Jim On, P.E., LEED AP, CxA, President, InSynergy Engineering Inc.
• William Nutting, P.E., RA, Energy & Utilities Program Manager, Marine Corps Base Hawaii