Technical Meetings

Technical Meetings

The Rattlesnake Mountain Section offers a diverse program of technical meetings.
Meeting Month Meeting Topic Speaker Date/ Time Location
June 2018 Annual End of Year Pizza . Tuesday, June 19 5:00-7:00 pm Round Table Pizza, 1435 GW Way
May 2018 “Performance Drawdown and Forecast Factoring Mr. Mike Bensussen, VP AACEiRSM. Tuesday, May 22 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room
April 2018 Planning for EVM within Basic Projects Controls Deliverables . Tuesday, April 17 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room “Remote Media Presentation”
March 2018 Pardon Me- Your Personality is Showing . Tuesday, March 20 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room “Remote Media Presentation”
February 2018 The Planning Fallacy and its Effect on Realistic Project Schedules . Tuesday, February 20 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room “Remote Media Presentation”
January  2018 Soft Skills are Vital for Good Project Controls . Tuesday, January 16 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room “Remote Media Presentation”
November 2017 “Ongoing Projects: Forecasting Total Project Cost Using Bottoms Up
Approach and EV”
Dr. Satish B. Mohan & Mr. Benjamin Loeffert Tuesday, November 21 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room “Remote Media Presentation”
November 2017 “Life Cycle of a Real Estate Investor’s Single Family Rehabilitation Project” Lisa & Jonathan Kennedy, PSP Thursday, Nov 09 6:45 pm Skype Meeting from AACEi Seattle Section
October 2017 “How Effective are Your Project Communications” Tuesday, October 17 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room “Remote Media Presentation”
October 2017 “Scalable Earned Value Management” Charles “Chuck” Lappenbusch Thursday, Oct 12 6:30 pm Skype Meeting from AACEi Seattle Section
September 2017 “Economic Benefits of Green Buildings” Dr. Satish B. Mohan & Mr. Benjamin Loeffert Tuesday, September 19 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room “Remote Media Presentation”
May 2017 “Informational and Social Get Together” Tuesday, May 16 5:00-7:00 pm Round Table Pizza, 1435 GW Way
February 2017 “Acumen Fuse: an overview”

 

Mr. Dan Muehleisen, EVP Tuesday, February 28 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room
January 2017 “Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Construction Management”

 

Remote Media Presentation – Mr. Neil Opfer CCP & Dr. David Shields PE Tuesday, January 24 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room
November 2016 “Ten Estimating Observations”

 

Remote Media Presentation – Mr. Joe Kabeieman Tuesday, November 15 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room
October 2016 “A Case for a Unified Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)” Remote Media Presentation – Mr. James Oswald, CCP & Mr. Max Shoura, PSP Tuesday, October 18 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room
March 2015 “The Planning Fallacy and its Effect on Realistic Project Schedules” Remote Media Presentation – Mr. Jeffrey Valdahl & Ms. Shannon Katt Tuesday, April 19 5:00-7:00 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room
May 2015 Open House  Host Tuesday, May 19 5:00-7:00 pm Round Table Pizza, GW Way
March 2015 “Comparison of Earned Schedule to EVMS Schedule and Metrics.” Mr. Ron Clendenon, PE, EVP, and Mr. Dan Muehleisen, EVP Tuesday, March 24, 5:00-6:30 pm PNNL: ETB Building Columbia River Conference Room

Members of AACEi, as well as, non-member professionals involved in managing projects such as cost estimators, cost engineers, schedulers, project managers, and project control specialists are encouraged to attend.