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News You Need – June 14, 2019

We know your time is limited and your email box is overflowing.  That’s why we’ve created this weekly summary of all the DBIA news you might have missed this week. Skim the headlines, choose the ones most important to you but most importantly stay connected with the rapidly-growing design-build industry and the many important things going on here at DBIA.

It’s June 14th. This week in DBIA…

Sign Up to Attend the Federal Design-Build Symposium

We’re less than two months away from the Federal Design-Build Symposium, a gathering of the nation’s leading federal sector design-builders for a unique opportunity to learn more about design-build in the federal sector. Registration is now open for this year’s event to be held August 7th in Arlington, Virginia. Learn more about this year’s symposium and register today.

Registration Now Open for the 2019 Design-Build Conference & Expo

It’s that time again … time for a DBIA conference! We’re excited to announce that registration is now open for the 2019 Design-Build Conference & Expo, November 6-8 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Join thousands of industry professionals at the can’t-miss design-build event of the year. Listen to captivating speakers, learn from dynamic presenters and hear about the latest industry trends at this exciting event. Register today and take advantage of the early bird rate — this is an event you won’t want to miss!

Share Your Design-Build Expertise at a DBIA Conference 

Already thinking about next year’s conferences? So are we! Do you have a design-build story to tell or insight into how best to promote Design-Build Done Right®? Thousands of industry pros, owners and exhibitors attend DBIA’s annual Design-Build for Water/Wastewater Conference and Design-Build for Transportation/Aviation Conference every year and we’re looking for presenters to captivate and motivate our diverse group of attendees from both sectors for our 2020 conferences. You can visit the Design-Build for Water/Wastewater Conference and Design-Build for Transportation/Aviation Conference pages for more information on submission guidelines and where to submit your presentation proposal. The deadline for submissions is July 31.

New Podcast Episode Tackles Design-Build in Education

Design-build in education is growing and is helping educators nationwide maximize their capital budgets in impressive ways. In June’s episode of Design-Build Delivers we talk to two experienced education sector design-builders, Brett Mitchell and Eric Smith, about the past, present and future of design-build in education. This episode is available for download wherever you get your podcasts. If you want to learn more about design-build in the education sector, check out the cover story in our latest issue of Integration Quarterly.

In region news…

Western Pacific: DBIA-WPR’s Annual Regional Conference and Awards Program last month was a huge success! Thank you to all of the attendees who participated to make this another great event, as well as the award winners honored at this year’s event. You can learn more about this year’s event here.

Mid-Atlantic: Spots are still available for the next Progressive Design-Build Done Right course in Baltimore, Maryland. Sign up today for the one-day course, held on June 26th, to learn more about Progressive Design-Build and take a deep dive into key characteristics and best practices.

New England: Sign up today for an evening of fun with DBIA-New England and the Pawtucket Red Sox! Network and enjoy some delicious food and good baseball for the New England Region’s upcoming event June 20th in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Tickets are going fast – grab yours today!