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ASC Program April 19

Welcome to Industry Day! 

Today's activities will take place in the Graduate Minneapolis; breaks and social activities are scheduled as follows:

Networking breaks - 9:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 2:15 p.m., and 4:00 p.m. 

Lunch and awards - 12:15–1:15 p.m.

Movie screening: "Fargo" - 7:30 p.m. at the Graduate Minneapolis

Registration, Welcome & Keynote

Registration and breakfast - 7:00 a.m.

Welcome and opening remarks - 8:00-8:30 a.m.
Dr. Lori Brown, ASC Board Chair
Peter Hilger, Conference Chair
Dr. Brian Burnette, Sr VP, Finance and Operations, U of M

Keynote  1: Building the Future: Emerging Trends Transforming Tomorrow- 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Simon Anderson, Futurist
Sponsored by Mortenson

Poster Sessions 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

by Sam McConnell
Presented during Networking Break #1 9:30 a.m.

by Williams J. Gadimoh
Presented during Networking Break #1 9:30 a.m.

by Boshra Karimi
Presented during Networking Break #1 9:30 a.m.

by Corey McGrillen
Presented during Networking Break #2 11:00 a.m.

by Duygu Kalan
Presented during Networking Break #2 11:00 a.m.

by Arezoo Shirazi
Presented during Networking Break #3 2:15 p.m.

10:00-11:00 a.m.

On Highlighting the Need for Constructability Considerations When Evaluating Scope and Quantity Takeoffs for Estimates by Ausbra McFarland
Assessment of Spatial Correlation Patterns of Unit Price Bids and External Factors by Minsoo Baek.

Identification and Assessment of Risks out of Contractors’ Control in the Saudi Construction Industry by Mohammed Algahtany
Contractors' Knowledge and Understanding of Design Assist Contracting Risks by Cirilo Rangel

Accelerating the Green Movement: Major Barriers to Pushing Sustainable Construction by Mohammadsoroush Tafazzoli
Pragmatic Passive Sustainable Construction Practices by Mohamed Elzomor

Increasing Concrete Strength by Using Water Based Polymers by Kasim Korkmaz
TiO2 Nanoparticles in Portland Cement: A Life Cycle Inventory Analysis (LCI) by Achintyamugdha Sharma

On-Campus Student Recruitment in the Context of Design and Construction by Ben Farrow
Best Practices for Attracting and Retaining Female Construction Project Managers by Khaled Siddiqi

Discrepancies in Measurements of a Complex Street Intersection: Laser Scanner vs Accurate Total Station by Gustavo Maldonado
A Development of a Web-Based Mobile Daily Logistics Management Application for Construction Project by Namgyun Kim

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Comparing the Capabilities of Virtual Reality Applications for Architecture and Construction by Yilei Huang
The Multiple Activity Chart: A Multifaceted Tool for Project Planning and Control by Ihab Saad

Factors Influencing the Construction Industry’s Shift to Modular Construction by Namhun Lee
Conceptual Framework for a Lean Construction Capability Model by Somik Ghosh

The Use of Evidence Based Design In the Construction of New Hospitals by Clifton Farnsworth
Implementing the Last Planner System: Perceptions about Subcontractors by Bolivar Senior

Risk Distribution in the Construction Phase: Timing, Cost Impact, and Root-Cause Sources of Individual Risk Factors by Brian Lines
Performance-Based Contracting for Rest Area Maintaining by Kishor Shrestha

Carbon Footprint Calculation for a Typical Roadway Section by Rachel Mosier
Preliminary Investigation of Diesel Exhaust on Indoor Air Quality in Heavy Equipment Cabs by Phil Lewis

Pilot Assessment of Physiological Measures for Construction Workers by Caroline Clevenger
Aging Workforce and Their Safety and Health Concerns in the Construction Industry by Eunhwa Yang

Lunch, Awards, & Keynote

Lunch and awards - 12:15–1:15 p.m.
ASC Regional Teaching Awards and ASC Excellence in Teaching Awards

Keynote  2: Research Opportunities Emerging Through Workforce Collaboration Initiatives - 1:15-2:15 p.m.
Jill J. Johnson & John Ophelan; Sponsored by CMAA

2:30-4:00 p.m.

Improvement on accessing paper-based construction document and information via Augmented Reality Facilitators/Connectors by Mohsen Foroughi Sabzevar
A Feasibility Study of IFC-Based BIM 4D Simulation Using Commercial Systems to Support Construction Planning in the U.S. by Jiansong Zhang
From Architectural Design to Structural Analysis: A Data-Driven Approach to Study Building Information Modeling (BIM) Interoperability by Jiansong Zhang

Applications of Augmented/Mixed Reality Head Mounted Displays in the Construction Industry by Salman Azhar Factors
Hindering the Incorporation of Virtual Design and Construction Services into Construction Management Firms in the Southeastern United States by Jeffrey Kim
A Market Survey of BIMFM Readiness Among Designers and Builders in the Southeast United States by Eric Wetzel

Correlation between Cost Growth and Procurement Methods on USACE Construction Projects by Anoop Sattineni
Approach for Easy Management of Bid Invitations in Construction: A Web Based Application by Nancy Gupta
Risk Management in Alternative Project Delivery Scenarios: A Construction Manager/General Contractor Case Study by Mohamed Diab

Developing Innovative Functional Clothing That Supports the Safety and Productivity of Construction Workers: A Feasibility Study by Younghan Jung
Attitudes and Behaviors of Union Construction Workers and Personal Fall Arrest Systems by David Kerbs

How 4D Visualization and Simulation enhances work zone safety and traffic mobility by Rodolfo Valdes-Vasquez

Building Resilience in Construction Management Students by Anthony Mills
Unions are not Against Prefabrication by Adanegn Woldemichael
Jobsite Behaviors of Unionized Mechanical Foremen Relative to Knowledge of the Project Budget by Zach Seibert

Life-Cycle Assessment based Feasibility Study of Spall Damage Rehabilitation using 3D Printing Technology by Jaeheum Yeon
Measurement Comparison of City Roadway Intersection Models Obtained via Laser-scanning and Photogrammetry by Marcel Maghiar
Quantifying the Cache: The Premium for Solar Homes is Not Explained by Reduced Energy Costs by Joseph Burgett

4:15-5:15 p.m. Region Meetings

Region Meetings Region 1
Region Meetings Region 2
Region Meetings Region 3
Region Meetings Region 4
Region Meetings Region 5
Region Meetings Region 6
Region Meetings Region 7
Region Meetings Region 8