Event: 10.19.2022

Design-Build Conference & Expo Nov. 2-4, 2022


The key to successful design-build projects? 
Always begin with the end in mind.

Visit McCarthy’s design-build experts in Booth 469 during the 2022 DBIA Conference & Expo in Las Vegas for a live pull-planning session. These on-the-fly interactive working sessions will spark conversation around the successes and challenges that face design-build project delivery in all stages of the project life cycle. 

More information at DBIA.org.

Design-Build Conference & Expo - McCarthy Presentations

Join McCarthy at speaking events during the conference to learn more about improving outcomes for your entire design-build team.

Disjointed Live – Digitally Delivering Design-Build 

Wednesday, Nov. 2 | 3:45 – 4:45 p.m. PST 

Today, communication and processes can be disjointed in design and construction – work happens across tools, teams, and timelines, making it hard to keep everyone connected. This engaging panel of AEC Industry representatives is focusing on the challenges facing design-build teams and discussing the advantages of emerging technology. 

Structured Information Flows for Design-Build Collaboration

Wednesday, Nov. 2 | 3:45 – 4:45 p.m. PST 

Today’s design-build teams require intense concurrent collaboration. Information about issues, decisions, schedule, and cost needs to flow fluidly across the entire team in real time, structured to facilitate access and avoid information overload. Listen in to learn about tools for complex decision-making, digital pull planning, continuous cost-estimating, team-wide meeting documentation, and even staffing.

BJC and NGA Forge Dual Pathways to Design-Build Excellence 

Thursday, Nov. 3 | 9:45 – 11 a.m. PST 

Two signature building projects under construction in the city of St. Louis demonstrate the benefits of integrated delivery to their owners and stakeholders. This session will trace the individual journeys of BJC HealthCare (one of the nation’s largest nonprofit healthcare organizations) and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (a combat support agency within the U.S. Department of Defense) in evaluating and selecting design-build for their latest expansion projects.  

Digital Project Delivery 2.0: VDC Collaboration Done Right 

Thursday, Nov. 3 | 9:45 – 11 a.m. PST

Now more than ever, VDC is becoming an integral component of early project planning to help define stakeholder goals and streamline the design-build delivery process. This panel conversation collects the various stakeholder perspectives on how the BJC Campus Renewal Design-Build Project Team has leveraged a VDC-focused framework to drive value throughout the project life cycle.  

Cal State LA Housing Team Delivers Triple Bottom-Line Success Through Progressive Design-Build 

Thursday, Nov. 3 | 1:30 – 2:45 p.m. PST

Cal State LA invested in progressive design-build delivery to construct a 1,500-bed residence hall to support student success through affordable on-campus housing. Team leaders from this project will demonstrate how they maximized the process for triple bottom-line success, focused on students and project team members, and managed the environmental impact, while staying within the GMP and finishing in time for Fall 2021 move in.  

Constructing More Than a Tower: Team Leaders Create an Exceptional Design-Build Culture

Thursday, Nov. 3 | 1:30 – 2:45 p.m. PST

Dignity Health’s Chandler Regional Medical Center needed a medical tower to increase surgical capacity and patient beds while expanding cardiac rehabilitation services. Join this event to tour the team leaders’ toolbox and learn their techniques to make this project successful.

Connect with McCarthy at the Design-Build Conference & Expo November 2-4. Contact us today to schedule a conversation at the Expo or any time that suits your calendar. 

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