Code Green: What Contractors Need to Know to Work on IgCC Projects

Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015
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Time: 1:00 p.m. (ET) / 12:00 p.m. (CT) / 11:00 a.m. (MT) / 12:00 p.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker: Stuart D. Kaplow, P.A.
  Will Kelley, Drewry Simmons Vornehm, LLP
 
Category: Training and Education, Green Building  
WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
The 2015 version of the International Green Construction Code had been approved. The IgCC is spreading across the country and it is in your future. Are you ready? Read the rest of entry »

LEED v4 Lessons Learned

Date: Thursday, March 19, 2015
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Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker: Michael Picone, LEED® AP ID+C, Google
   Hawkins Thomas, LEED® AP BD+C, HITT Construction Inc. 
 
Category: Training and Education  
WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
The introduction of the newest iteration of the LEED rating system has left many people scratching their heads. As some may know, the LEED v3 project registration sunset date is approaching and quite rapidly. It’s safe to say that LEED v4 is here and it’s here to stay! As with anything new, there is always a learning curve associated.
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LEEDv4: What Contractors Need to Know

Date: Wednesday. March 11, 2015
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Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker: April Ambrose, LEED AP BD+C, Territory Manager,  Viridian
Category: Training and Education  
WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
April Ambrose, LEED AP BD&C, will review the new LEED v4 rating system as it affects contractors highlighting changes from LEED 2009, new requirements, credits, and timeline for LEED v4 projects. From strategies to documentation, you will want to hear this review! 

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Webinar: A360 Collabortion for Revit Presented by Synergis

Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2015
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Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker: Bill Knittle, Synergis Building Solutions Engineer
Category: Training and Education  
WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
A360 Collaboration for Revit® cloud service connects project teams with centralized access to BIM project data in the cloud, with no need for costly IT setup. Participants stay better connected in real time using the Communicator chat tool within models. With Revit and Autodesk® A360 integration, the entire project team is able to view, search, and socially interact on models.

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ABC National Board of Directors Orientation

Date: Monday, February 2, 2015 Watch Now
Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 30 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker: Mike Bellaman, President & CEO, Associated Builder and Contracts
   Maury Baskin, Esq, Littler
 
Category: Training and Education  
WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
This webinar will guide you through your roles and responsibilities as a member of the National Board of Directors.

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The Evolution of Intelligent Field Layout

Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
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Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker: Sam Robins, Industry Manager, Autodesk
   Zach Crumel, Technical Specialist, Autodesk  
Category: Training and Education  
WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
The evolution of intelligent field layout is changing the landscape of the construction industry. Learn about the current trends, the latest software, and most innovative field layout tools in this Autodesk-led webinar.

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Volunteer Orientation

Date: Friday, January 23, 2015
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Time: 2:30 p.m. (ET) / 1:30 p.m. (CT) / 12:30 p.m. (MT) / 11:30 a.m. (PT)
Length: 30 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker: Mike Bellaman, President and CEO, Associated Builders and Contractors
   Pamela Vohm, National Chair, Associated Builders and Contractors
 
Category: Training and Education  
WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
ABC has an exciting year planned for 2015, and our committees play a crucial role in that plan. To help you and your committee achieve success in the coming year, ABC has designed an orientation webinar. Whether this is your first year on a committee or you’ve served in this capacity for years—everyone will benefit from attending this webinar.

Key takeaways: how committees enable the Association to achieve strategic goals, new resources and opportunities in 2015

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Committee Chair Orientation

Date: Thursday, January 22, 2015 Watch Now
Time: 12:30 p.m. (ET) / 11:30 a.m. (CT) / 10:30 a.m. (MT) / 9:30 a.m. (PT)
Length: 30 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker: Mike Bellaman, President and CEO, Associated Builders and Contractors
   Pamela Vohm, National Chair, Associated Builders and Contractors  
Category: Training and Education  
​WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
ABC has an exciting year planned for 2015, and our committees play a crucial role in that plan. To help you and your committee achieve success in the coming year, ABC has designed an orientation webinar for committee chairs. Whether this is your first year as chair or you’ve served in this capacity for years—everyone will benefit from attending this webinar.

Key takeaways: how committees enable the Association to achieve strategic goals, tips for leading a successful meeting, new resources and opportunities in 2015 



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A Bounty of Benchmarking Data - 2015 Financial Survey Results Revealed

Date: Wednesday, November 11, 2015 Register Now
Time: 3:00 p.m. (ET) / 2:00 p.m. (CT) / 1:00 p.m. (MT) / 12:00 p.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speakers: Caryl Coronis, CFO, NBG Constructors
  Steven Shipp, VP of Finance, HGC Construction Co
 
  Aaron Faulk, Partner, Moss Adams
 
Category: AQC   
CFMA has launched our new Education Online site and we invite you to check out the improved functionality around registering for upcoming events and searching for topics in our On Demand library.

To register for this FREE Webinar, visit www.cfma.org/freewebinar and follow the instructions there.


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Fringe Benefit Group - Announcing Strategic Partnership

Date: Friday, January 9, 2015
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Time: 11:00 a.m. ET
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker: Mike Bellaman, President & CEO, ABC National
Adam Bonsky, Executive Vice President, Fringe Benefit Group
Kevin Jackson, Vice President of Marketing, Fringe Benefit Group
Category:    

Learn more about what the Fringe Benefit Group has to offer ABC members.
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The ABCs of Lobbying

Date: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 Watch Now
Time: 3:30 p.m. (ET) / 2:30 p.m. (CT) / 1:30 p.m. (MT) / 12:30 p.m. (PT)
Length: 30 minutes
Fee: Free
Speakers: Geoff Burr, VP Federal Affairs, ABC National 
  Kristen Swearingen, Senior Director of Legislative Affairs, ABC National  
Category: Davis-Bacon Act, PLAs, Labor/NLRB, Health Care, Union Organizing, Regulations
 

In preparation for ABC’s 2014 Legislative Conference, ABC’s federal affairs staff will review the basic steps you need to know in order to effectively lobby your representatives.
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Davis Bacon Ins and Outs: Prevailing Wage Compliance Overview

Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
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Time: 1:00 p.m. (ET) / 12:00 p.m. (CT) / 11:00 a.m. (MT) / 10:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 75 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker:
Sam Melamed, Senior Director of Sales, ABC Insurance Trust
Category: Davis-Bacon Act  

Federal, state and municipal prevailing wage laws present a myriad of challenges and opportunities for construction contractors. In this webinar, Sam Melamed of ABC Insurance Trust will discuss compliance principals, allowable fringe benefits and correct crediting calculations. You will also learn little known pitfalls and tips and tricks to reduce your company’s payroll burden on prevailing wage jobs.
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