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What Breakout Sessions will you be attending Saturday, August 13?

2016 AGC Summer Convention
Sunriver Resort Ι Sunriver, Oregon
August 11–13


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Presented byAG Sadowski

Saturday, August 13 is packed full with a wide range of top notch breakout sessions!



James Spellos president of Meeting U. will speak on It’s App-tastic: 60 Apps in 60 mins. Learn to identify 60 of the most useful business apps available along with how to most effectively use your mobile devices for business. 9:45am–10:45am


Alisa Brake a consultant with The Partners Group will speak on Construction Forecast: Business Growth & Key Employee Retention. #1: Learn the key factors and strategies that attract and retain key talent along with funding options that can support these strategies. 9:45am–10:45am

Susan Bender Phelps, Speaker, Trainer, Author of Odyssey Mentoring & Leadership will speak on If You’re Not Mentoring, You’re Not Leading. Learn the steps to take someone from a problem or challenge to insight, action and accountability in 5-15 minutes. 11:00am–12:00pm

Risk Management

Jeanne Sinnott and Gary Christensen, Miller Nash Graham & Dunn, LLP; and Christine Bartholdt, Surety Claims Counsel, Liberty Mutual Surety will speak on Finish First When Others Around You Fail: Tips on How to Financially Protect Your Company During a Project. Learn how best to succeed on projects when another major player falters along with new options and laws that can help you implement strategies early on and throughout the course of a project. 9:45am–10:45am


Roger Lenneberg, Peter Hicks, David Bowser, and Jacob Zahniser of Jordan Ramis, PC will speak on Pit Stop: 38-point Maintenance Check for Your Construction Business. Learn proactive steps that can help avoid legal issues before they arise along with relevant potential legal issues and solutions. 11:00am–12:00pm


Mike Salsgiver, Executive Director of AGC Oregon-Columbia Chapter; Randy Steinman, Outreach Coordinator of Defeat the Tax on Oregon Sales; Russ Batzer, President of Batzer Construction, Inc will speak How Your Company Can Fight a Massive Tax Increase and Support Investments in Career Technical Education: Demystifying November Ballot Measures Critical to Your Company’s Future. Learn how to speak out, education your employees and how to influence the outcome by voting on November 8th. 11:00am–12:00pm

For more on the Summer Convention breakout sessions visit the web page.

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