- Check-In and Lunch
February 26, 2020
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
- Program and Networking
February 26, 2020
12:30 pm - 6:00 pm
BD GUILD 2020 LA SYMPOSIUM: Business Development Leadership and Strategy
A half day symposium on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at Tangram Interiors in downtown Los Angeles.
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11:30 – 12:15 REGISTRATION AND LUNCH SERVED
12:15 – 12:30 OPENING REMARKS
Joseph McGovern, The McGovern Group, LLC, Co-Founder, Business Development Guild
12:30 – 1:00 WELCOME KEYNOTE: Understanding External Factors that Affect Your Business
Keynote Speaker: Marie Rumsey, Vice President of Public Policy, Central City Association of Los Angeles
1:00 – 2:00 SESSION #1: Tools to Bridge the Gap Between Business Development and Operations: Keys to Building Alignment
Moderator: Ken O’Dell, Principal, MHP Structural Engineers
Michael McCoy, Associate Principal, Business Development Lead, Woods Bagot
Eric Schreiner, Executive Vice President Southern California Operations Manager, AECOM-Hunt
Christina Monti, Owner, CDM Consulting
2:00 – 2:15 INNOVATION SPONSOR PRESENTATION
Sedgwick Property Americas/EFI Global
2:15 – 3:15 SESSION #2: Strategic Business Intelligence: The Value of Understanding Your Client’s Business and Your Own!
Moderator: Katie Yee, Owner, Connect Strategic Consulting
Brian Dague, Regional Leader, BNBuilders
John Keisler, Director of Economic Development, City of Long Beach
Ethel G. Rubio, Assoc. AIA, President, UPAAGLA | Past President, Association for Women in Architecture
3:15 – 3:30 INNOVATION SPONSOR PRESENTATION
3:30 – 4:30 SESSION #3: Future-Proofing Your Business: Advance Planning for Inevitable Market Fluctuations
Fireside Chat Format
Stacy Stemen, Senior Vice President Corporate Marketing & Development, Passco Companies
Paula Stamp, Ph.D., Director of Business Development, PCL Construction
4:30 – 4:45 SESSION WRAP UP
4:45 – 6:00 NETWORKING RECEPTION, HOST BEVERAGES AND APPETIZERS
Venue: Tangram Interiors