Colorado Public Works Journal, Summer 2023

SUMMER 2023┃33 GOING THE EXTRA MILE | 13 Thursday, 9/28 THURSDAY AT-A-GLANCE Education Innovation Snow Best Practices Winter Maintenance Major Sponsor Showcase ROOM SNOWBERRY GOLDENGLOW CARTER LAKE A&B ASPEN DAISY/ELDERBERRY BIG THOMPSON A&B 7:30 a.m. CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 8:00 a.m. 8:30 a.m. Color Guard Flag Presentation by the CSU ROTC Wing Walker Honor Guard; National Anthem by Windsor High School; opening remarks by Loveland City Manager Steve Adams and APWA Colorado Chapter President Mark Jackson. Featured Speaker: Karl Mecklenburg, Presenting “Teamwork and Leadership in a Changing World” 9:00 a.m. 9:30 a.m. 10:00 a.m. BREAK - Visit Our Exhibitor Hall 10:30 a.m. Can I Bring My Pet Monkey to Work? The Limits of Expression In and Outside the Workplace Powering the Future: Vehicle-to-Grid Technology Leveraging Strategic Partnerships for Career Advancement and Workforce Development PlowOps 11:00 a.m. Winter Maintenance Supervisor Certificate Workshop 11:30 a.m. BREAK - Visit Our Exhibitor Hall 12:00 p.m. Lunch 1:15 p.m. All Aboard the Nonstop Train of Winter Storms in the Western US During Winter 2022-23 Creating and Maintaining a Successful Apprenticeship Program Hands-On Pre and Post Trips Winter Maintenance Supervisor Certificate Workshop FORCE America 2:15 p.m. BREAK - Visit Our Exhibitor Hall 2:45 p.m. From Salt to Asphalt and Back Again: 72 Hours in the Life of an Omaha Snowfighter Meeting Recruitment and Retention Challenges In Alaska Variable Speed Limits - High Tech in the Snowfighter’s Toolbox Winter Maintenance Supervisor Certificate Workshop Kois Brothers 3:45 p.m. Safety Considerations in Winter Maintenance Operations Winter Driving in the Wild: How Wild Ideas Can Educate and Resonate with the Public Hiring and Retention - A Snapshot of What’s Working in Waukesha County Bruckner’s Truck & Equipment 4:50 p.m. Prize Drawing - Exhibit Hall Join us in the Exhibit Hall for your chance to win valuable prizes. TIME DESCRIPTION ROOM 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Conference Registration Hours Conference Registration Area 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Hours Front Range Ballroom NEVEREST EQUIPMENT COMPANY COFFEE & SNACK BREAKS SPONSORED BY