Past Presentations

July 2021Community & Defense EngagementPresented by Vera Topasna, Executive Director, Community Defense Liaison Office
June 20212021-2022 Charlie Corn Scholarship Awards PresentationPresented by Tor Gudmundsen, Scholarship Committee
June 20212021 SAME Guam Post Awards PresentationPresented by: Pete Diaz, Awards Committee
May 2021Main Presentation: DPW Building Permit Process & Upcoming GovGuam Construction ProjectsPresented by: Vincent P. Arriola, Director of the Department of Public Works, Government of Guam
April 2021Main Presentation: Return to Office, Navigating Covid-19Presented by: Leslie McMurray, Government Accounts Manager for Steelcase and Pam Montgomery, Government Sales Market Manager for Interior Showplace
April 2021Sustaining Member Brief: Guam & CNMI Military Construction Planning & DesignPresented by: Jacobs, Chuck Harris, VP & Navy Portfolio Director; Cody Hoff, Principal; Julie Hong, Honolulu Operations Manager
March 2021Main Presentation: Responding to Change – Shaping the Future GovGuam-DoD Integration, Zero Waste Analysis & Implementation Presented by: Conchita Taitano, Administrator, Guam EPA, and Cory Hinds, Project Manager, Jacobs Engineering Group
March 2021Sustaining Member Brief: KHLG & Associates, Inc.Presented by: John Paul Dierking, Construction Manager, and Vicente Ada II, Environmental Engineer
February 2021Joint Membership Meeting, Engineers, Architects, and Land Surveyors Week; Military Construction Program UpdatesMain Presenters:
NAVFAC Marianas
Presented by: CAPT Timothy Liberatore, PE, Commanding Officer and Regional Engineer

OICC Marine Corps Marianas
CAPT Steven Stasick, PE, Commanding Officer
January 2021Port in the PandemicPresented by: Rory J. Respicio, General Manager, Port Authority of Guam
January 2021Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Second Draw LoansPresented by: Kenneth Q. Lujan, Branch Manager, Guam Small Business Administration
November 2020Sustaining Member Brief: Granite-Obayashi, a JVPresented by: LeeAnn Stroud, ASP, Safety Coordinator III
November 2020Main Presentation: Contingency Engineering - Expeditionary Medical Facility, Guam 2020Presented by: CDR Brandon Casperson, Chief Staff Officer, Navy Expeditionary Forces Command Pacific / Commander Task Force SEVEN FIVE
October 2020Main Presentation: NBG COVID-19 Response & MitigationPresented by: LT Joshua Owens, P.E., Production Officer, NAVFAC Marianas
August 2020Main Presentation: Guam Spaceport UpdatePresented by: Frank R. Santos Transportation Management Group
July 2020Main Presentation: Guam’s Emergency Operations Center COVID-19 ResponsePresented by: Charles Esteves, Administrator, Office of Civil Defense
July 2020Main Presentation: Homeless Veterans Re-Integration FacilityPresented by: Charlie Hermosa, President WPVC Foundation
June 2020Main Presentation: GPA Updates, Challenges & OpportunitiesPresented by John Benavente, PE, GPA General Manager
May 2020Main Presentation: Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) Implementation Plans for Construction Projects Presented by Kaleb Leon Guerrero and Christopher Rosario, EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC
May 2020Sustaining Member Brief: EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, INc., PBCPresented by: Bob Shambach, Guam Office Manager
February 2020Main Presentation: NAVFAC Construction Program UpdatePresented by: CAPT Daniel Turner, P.E. NAVFAC Marianas Commanding Officer Joint Region Marianas Regional Engineer
November 2019Young Member Community of Interest Agana Heights Gym Restroom Repair ProjectPresented by: James Kirk Construction Manager Contrack Watts
October 2019Main Presentation: Powering the FuturePresented by: John M. Benavente, P.E. General Manager Guam Power Authority
September 2019Main Presentation: 2019 H-2B Program UpdatePresented by: Greg S. Massey, Administrator Alien Labor Processing & Certification Division Department of Labor
August 2019 Government of Guam Project Portfolio2019 Guam Industry Forum: Presented by: Vera Topasna, Executive Director Guam Military Buildup Office
August 2019 Military Construction Update2019 Guam Industry Forum; Presented by: CAPT Dan Turner, PE NAVFAC Marianas Commanding Officer Joint Region Marianas Regional Engineer
August 2019 Munitions & Explosive of Concerns/ Explosive Safety Submittal2019 Guam Industry Forum; Presented by: CAPT Dan Turner, PE and Mr. Jackie Smith NAVFAC Marianas/Joint Region Marianas
August 2019Session 1 - Concept through Design2019 Guam Industry Forum: Session Summaries
August 2019 Session 2 - Bid through Contract Award2019 Guam Industry Forum: Session Summaries
August 2019 Session 3 - Contract Award through Turn Over2019 Guam Industry Forum: Session Summaries
August 2019 Session 4 - Pros and Cons of On-Base and Off-base Work2019 Guam Industry Forum: Session Summaries
July 2019Main Presentation: Naval Support UnitPresented by: LT Timothy Dahms, PE, USN, CEC SAME National Young Member Community of Interest (COI) SAME Engineer and Construction Camp COI Liaison
June 2019Sustaining Member Brief: Planate Management GroupPresented by: Chris Decker, P.E. President, Planate Management Group
March 2019Main Presentation: University of Guam School of EngineeringPresented by: Dr. Shahram Khosrowpanah (Dr. K) , P.E. Interim Dean, School of Engineering
February 2019Main Presentation: NAVFAC Construction Program UpdatePresented by: CAPT Dan Turner, P.E. NAVFAC Marianas Commanding Officer Joint Region Marianas Regional Engineer
January 2019Main Presentation: Transportation: Planning Your ProjectPresented by: Phillip Santos and Camilo Lorenzo Matson Navigation Company
November 2018Main Presentation 1: 36th Civil Engineering SquadronPresented by: Capt Nicolas Brown
November 2018Main Presentation 2: 36 CES Emergency ManagementPresented by: 2d Lt Austin Robinson
October 2018Main Presentation: 120 MW Solar PV & Energy Storage System ProjectsPresented by: Joaquin Flores, P.E., Director of Energy Projects TG Engineers
September 2018Main Presentation: J-001B Finegayan Utilities & Site Improvements, Phase 1Presented by: Kevin Kruger, Guam Area Manager Granite-Obayashi Joint Venture
August 2018Main Presentation: Route 3 WideningPresented by: Willie Diwa, Project Manager Duncan Horne, Project Superintendent Black Construction Corporation
July 2018Main Presentation: Upgrade of Northern District WWTPPresented by: Ken Rekdahl, PE Duenas, Camacho and Associates
July 2018Second Presentation: Joint Engineering Training ConferencePresented by: Ilana Almquist, Coffman Engineers ENS Eric Fallon, CEC, USN John Robertson, AmOrient Engineering
June 2018Main Presentation: PFOS and PFOAPresented by: Oscar Martinez, Senior Chemist Oneida Total Integrated Enterprises (OTIE)


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