RHCA A|E|C Roundtable Committee Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 8:30 a.m. 10:00 a.m. Central Time

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1. WelcomeReminder for each person to mute themselves.
  • Alberto Mercado Flores, A|E|C Committee Co-Chair (A/E), LAN, Inc.
  • Louis Frisbie, A|E|C Committee Co-Chair (A/E), Metropolitan Infrastructure
  • Marvin Jackson, A|E|C Committee Co-Chair (Construction), Archer Western|AWH
  • Angela Berry Roberson, Esq., A|E|C Committee Co-Chair (Construction), WSP USA
  • Committee Introduction (New Members)

2. Accomplishments

  • Build Fort Worth 2022 Construction Expo Overview
    • 600+ people in attendance
    • 6 breakout sessions
      • 180 people in attendance across the 6 breakout sessions
    • View photos and breakout session presentations… see online

3. Open Discussion

  • Notice of Public Rulemaking (NPRM) DBE and ACDBE Programs…see online
  • Brimer Bill… see online
    • “Reimagine Dallas” – A Transformational Opportunity for our City… see online 
    • Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Master Plan… see online
  • 2022 A|E|C Market Conditions
    • Labor Market Conversation
      • Large Businesses competing for the same talent pool as Small Businesses
    • Material availability and price escalation
    • Next steps

4. A|E|C Committee Upcoming Events and Topics of Interest

  • Dallas and Fort Worth Heavy Highway Forum – Tuesday, November 8, 2022
    • Agenda
    • Sponsorship Levels
    • Individual RSVPs
    • Flyer
  • Build Fort Worth 2023 Construction Expo
  • Municipal Improvements
  • Water/Wastewater Event
  • Federal Event
  • Facilities Event
  • Water Resources Event
  • Transportation/Roadway Event
  • Infrastructure Bill Webinar: Infrastructure Bill Opportunities Impact on Texas with a Focus on North Texas
  • Other Event

….A|E|C Event/Presentation Request Form… see online ….

….Event Goals

    • Events/presentations focus primarily on training/education/upcoming project opportunities
    • A topic that is timely and important for the intended audience
    • Learning objectives that are clear and appropriate
    • The appropriateness of the topic to A|E|C
    • No sales pitch please: Direct promotions of products, services or monetary self‐interest are not appropriate

5. RHCA Upcoming Events… see online

6. Action Items

  • Guest Speaker Recommendations for our next Committee Meeting w/ Subcommittee help… see online

Deadline to submit recommendations: September 30, 2022, at 3 pm

Next Meeting: Click to RSVP Wednesday, October 12, 2022… see online ….

2022 A|E|C Committee Meeting Dates (Virtual Meetings until further notice) ….

….A|E|C Committee Meetings: Second Wednesday of the Month 8:30 am – 10:00 am. CST

  • Wednesday, October 12, 2022
  • Wednesday, November 9, 2022
  • Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Click to reference previous meetings: