HRSafety Conference 2014
Meeting Room Locations:
All HR General Sessions will be in Ballroom F

All Safety General Sessions will be in Ballroom G/H

All Joint Luncheons will be in Ballroom FGH

Construction Industry Summit will be in Ballroom ABCD
Registered HR and Safety attendees are welcome to come in a day early to attend the All Attendee Welcome Reception in Ballroom ABCD, if they so choose.

All Attendee Welcome Reception: CAGC Carnival Extravaganza
Get ready for an evening of fun, energy and excitement during the All Attendee Welcome Reception. Join us on Wednesday, July 30, for the CAGC Carnival Extravaganza! There will be games, prizes, face painting for the children, and a few other surprises. Hear good music, snack on carnival treats, and have a festive drink from the open bar. During the reception, you will also have an opportunity to network with members you already know and make new connections with others. Bring the whole family and come have a good time!

Registration check-in for the HR and Safety Conference begins Thursday, July 31- Registration Desk, 2nd level.
Thursday, July 31 - Friday, August 1, 2014
10:30 am - 12:30 pmRegistration Check-in/Info Desk Open- Registration Desk, 2nd level
12:30 pm - 1:30 pmWelcome and Joint Lunch: How to Get a Seat at the Management Table - Ballroom FGH [More Info]
Regina McMichael, CSP,CET, Presenter, The Learning Factory
*Note: Attendees can elect to attend either the HR sessions or attend the Safety sessions; the HR and Safety afternoon sessions run concurrently.
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmHR Session: EEOC Technical Presentation [More Info]
Mark Stubley, Attorney, Ogletree Deakins
2:30 pm - 3:30 pmHR Session: Davis Bacon Compliance [More Info]
Sam Henson, J.D., CEBS, RPA, GBA, Senior ERISA Counsel, Lockton Financial/Investment Advisors, LLC
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmHR Session: Enabling a Powerful Company Culture/Employee Engagement [More Info]
Claudia Dodgen SPHR, Vice President of Employee Services and People Development, Crowder Construction Company Charlotte, NC
1:30 pm - 2:45 pmSafety Session: Industrial Hygiene - Silica and Lead Regulations, Lee McKinney NC DOL
3:00 pm - 4:15 pmSafety Session: Care and Feeding of Your Attorney [More Info]
Howard Mavity, Partner, Fisher and Phillips
4:15 pm - 4:30 pmSafety Awards Presented, Bill Stricker VP Professional Development, Carolinas AGC
4:30 pmEvening Free - Dinner on your own
5:00 pm - 7:30 pmOpen Invitation to drop by new Charlotte CAGC Office [More Info]
7:00 am - 8:00 amAll Attendee Breakfast and General Session - Ballroom ABCD [More Info]
Cleve Paul, 2014 CAGC Chair of the Board, Monteith Construction
Cynthia Mills FASAE, CAE, CMC, CPC, President and CEO, Carolinas AGC
8:00 am - 11:00 amRegistration/Info Desk Open - Registration Desk, 2nd level
8:00 am - 8:30 amBreak: Visit with Exhibitors - Ballroom E
*Note: Attendees can elect to attend either the HR sessions or attend the Safety sessions; the HR and Safety morning sessions run concurrently.
8:30 am - 9:30 amHR Session: Social Media and the Construction Industry [More Info]
William Blackmon, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Apogee Social Media Group
9:30 am - 10:30 amHR Session: Breaking Bad Habits and Paradigms [More Info]
Paul McCain, PE, NC State Instructor in Construction and President , McCain Special Project Services, Inc.
8:30 am - 9:30 amSafety Session: Joint Session with Utility Division for Panel Discussion on NC/SC Underground Safety [More Info]
Brad Barringer, BRS, Inc.
Allen S. Gray, Utility Division Director, Carolinas AGC
Misty Wise, Executive Director, SC811
Louis Panzer, Executive Director, NC811
9:30 am - 10:30 amSafety Session: Panel Discussion - Happy Healthy Employees [More Info]
Moderator Ruby DuBay, Blyth Construction
Jason Sisk, Safety Director , Wayne Brothers
Dr. Robert Cynowa Jr., Pediatric Wellness Lifestyle Chiropractor, Complete Wellness
Hodges Willoughby, The Vitality Group
10:30 am - 11:00 amBreak: Visit with Exhibitors - Ballroom E
11:00 am - 12:30 pmJoint HR and Safety Luncheon: Buried Alive - “This can happen to you.” - Ballroom FGH [More Info]
Eric Giguere, Presenter, Safety Awareness Solutions
12:00 pmConference Adjourned
Enjoy your day/Tours/Excursions [More Info]
5:00 pm - 7:00 pmSummit EXPO Reception, Tradeshow, Golf Awards, Silent Auction and Raffle Prizes (Optional Attendance) - Ballroom ABCD [More Info]