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Register Now for the Ohio Construction Conference

Ohio Construction Conference
March 11 | 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The Ohio Union
1739 N. High St., 43210


$270 per person for full-day
$175 per person for half-day
Group Discount: 3 full-day registrations for $585


Register today at the early bird prices!
Fees will increase after Feb. 28.


The Ohio Construction Conference offers attendees a day of high-level professional development without the cost of travel. Construction owners, design professionals, contractors and service providers will gather at The Ohio Union to gain leading-edge information, receive practical business solutions and network with hundreds of other industry leaders.

Ohio Construction Conference LogoProgram topics include:

  • Construction Trends
  • Industry Collaboration
  • Commissioning
  • Technology & Innovation
  • Smart Building Safety
  • Central Ohio Growth & Development
  • Data Analytics
  • Company Culture
  • Modern Construction Risks
  • and more!
For more information about the conference, contact Deb Murphy.

 


 

2020 OHIO CONSTRUCTION CONFERENCE SPONSORS

 

PRESENTING SPONSORS

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EVENT SPONSORS

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SUPPORTING SPONSORS

cHc Manufacturing, Inc.
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LUNCH SPONSOR

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WELCOME & RECEPTION SPONSOR

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NETWORKING BREAK SPONSOR

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Meet Our Leadership Program Participants

 

Jeremy Donohue (Anderson Aluminum Corp.) headshot Jeremy Donohue, supervisor
Years in the Industry: 14
Anderson Aluminum Corp.

BXFlex

Ken Douglas (The Superior Group) headshot Ken Douglas, project executive
Years in the Industry: 25
The Superior Group

BXLX

Andrew Hunkins (Corna Kokosing Construction Co.) headshot Andrew Hunkins, senior project manager
Years in the Industry: 17
Corna Kokosing Construction Co.

BXLX


The BX Field Leadership Excellence Series (BXFlex) is a five-month, eight-session program designed to transform top field force managers into high-impact leaders. The Class of 2020 is the sixth year of the program, with 32 field leaders from BX member firms.

The BX Executive Leadership Experience (BXLX) is a nine-month program in which industry professionals are educated and coached by nationally-recognized experts in construction leadership and business development. This is the ninth year for the program, with a class of 24 local industry executives.

For more information about BXFlex or BXLX, contact Deb Murphy.

OSHA Posting Deadline Feb. 1

 

OSHA Recordkeeping Workshop
Jan. 23 | 8 a.m. – noon

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$180 per employee of BX member firms
$280 per employee of non-member firms

 


Just a reminder that OSHA 300A Forms must be posted by Feb. 1 and the information from this form must be entered electronically on the OSHA website by March 1.

Learn about the updates to the recordkeeping standard during our OSHA Recordkeeping Workshop with hands-on training from instructor Heather Tibbets (Safex, Inc.)

For more information regarding the posting requirement, visit the OSHA website at www.osha.gov. If you need assistance in completing your documents or have questions, contact Shane Van Bibber.

Learn to Recognize Signs & Symptoms of Substance Abuse

 

DFSP Employee Education
Jan. 29 | 8 - 9 a.m.

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$40 per employee of BX member firms
$60 per employee of non-member firms

 

DFSP Supervisor Training
Jan. 29 | 9:15 - 10:15 a.m.

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$60 per employee of BX member firms
$80 per employee of non-member firms


Every business has a responsibility to ensure a safe and secure work environment. Determining reasonable suspicion of an employee who may be under the influence of alcohol or drugs can be difficult for even the most seasoned coworkers or managers.

The BX Drug-Free Safety Program training provides your employees with information on your company policy, their responsibilities and rights, and the resources available to them if they need help. Supervisors will learn observation techniques for common performance problems and how to document their observations.

The employee and supervisor class each meet the one-hour training component of the BWC Drug-Free Safety Program and are approved for one hour credit in Health and Safety by OCILB. Discounts are offered for companies sending five or more participants.

For more information about these courses, contact Lisa Graham.

Inclusive Leadership Provides Impactful Benefits

 

Leading With Inclusion: Beyond Diversity
Feb. 4 | 8 a.m. - noon

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$369 per employee of BX member firms
          OR members may send 3 for $999
$469 per employee of non-member firms


When employees work with inclusive leaders, there are high-impact benefits, including: improved collaboration, performance, productivity, creativity and more!

Whether you’re on a jobsite or in the office you can improve operational effectiveness by recognizing the potential of each employee and leveraging their knowledge, experience and perspective.

Designed for leaders at all levels, this half-day workshop led by Steve Francis (Franchise D&I Solutions LLC) will go beyond diversity alone and demonstrate the value of inclusive leadership.

Participants will:

  • Be challenged to think differently about their role
  • Discover how they can provide an inclusive and welcoming environment
  • Recognize the value of including team members in decision making, problem solving and innovation
  • Understand the difference between being “managers” of people and “leaders” of people

For more information about this program, contact Deb Murphy.

 

ABOUT THE PRESENTER:

Stephen Francis (Franchise D&I Solutions LLC) headshotStephen Francis is president of Franchise D&I Solutions LLC. He has more than 35 years experience as a diversity and legal professional in both the public and private sector.

 

Educate Your Employees on The Most Common Safety Risks

 

OSHA 10-Hour Training Course
Feb. 11 & 13 | 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. each day

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$169 per employee of BX Workers' Comp Group firms
$209 per employee of BX member firms
$369 per employee of non-member firms

 


Create a solid safety foundation with a course designed to reinforce the safety standard that construction workers face on the job every day. This two-day course teaches OSHA compliance issues for 10 of the most common and deadly hazards in construction, including:
  • Falls
  • Electrocution
  • Strucky-by
  • Caught in/between
  • Personal protective and lifesaving equipment (PPE)
  • Health hazards in construction

It is recommended that current constructions workers updated this certification every 3–5 years.

For more information about this course or to schedule a company-specific class, contact Rosie Leuby.

Is Your First Aid Training Up-to-Date?

 

Standard First Aid/CPR/AED
Feb. 14 | 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

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$49 per employee of BX Workers’ Comp Group firms
$69 per employee of BX member firms
$99 per employee of non-member firms

 


Regardless of experience or knowledge, accidents can happen anytime, anywhere. Make sure your employees are up-to-date on the techniques and skills required to recognize and provide basic care to bridge the gap until EMS arrives.

Upon completion of this course, attendees will receive an American Safety & Health Institute certification card, valid for two (2) years. For more information about this class or to schedule a company-specific session, contact Rosie Leuby.

Local Project Leads

Courtesy of BX Business Services Partner Dodge Data & Analytics

 

Subscribers to the Dodge Global Network have full access to reporting details and plans (if available) for the projects listed. To learn more about accessing this detailed project information, contact Stacy Sleeper.

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