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                  Please indicate below questions or concerns that you would like the Corps-A/E Panel to address and return with your

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Atlanta, Georgia 30303
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       100 Peachtree Street
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Equitable Building, Suite 2150
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Georgia Engineering Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Working with the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        US Army Corps of Engineers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          South Atlantic Division
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Corps of Engineers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Charleston District
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Jacksonville District         Southeastern Regional Conference
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mobile District
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Savannah District
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Wilmington District       •    Work Group Reports and Discussion on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Corps Support for State/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Local Governments
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Small Business Programs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • A/E Services During Construction
                                                                                                                                        Note: All questions will be submitted anonymously to the panel for discussion consideration.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • ACASS Rating System
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         The American Institute of           • CBD (GPE) Advertisements
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Architects (AIA)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Design/Build
Panel Questions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       •    Update on SF 330, A/E Procurement Policies,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            and Work Load Overview

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       •    Everglades Restoration Program – One of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Largest Civil Works Programs in Corps

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Society for Marketing       •    Share Quality Time with Corps and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Professional Services            A/E Partners on Mutual Issues and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (SMPS)                    Opportunities.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       March 25, 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Society of American Military               Opening Lunch/Half-Day
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Engineers (SAME)                    Conference/Evening Reception
                  registration form.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Southeastern Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       March 26, 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Organizations                 Continental Breakfast/Half-Day Conference
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Florida                         Sheraton Atlanta Hotel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               North Carolina                           Atlanta, Georgia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               South Carolina
                             Program Agenda                                                                      General Information                                                              Registration Form

Monday, March 25, 2002                                                               11:15 a.m.    Questions/Wrap-up/Closing Angie Premo, SAD, USACE                                  Working with the Corps of Engineers
10:45 a.m. Registration                                                                                Corps Panel                     A/E Panel                                      Sheraton Atlanta Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia
11:30 a.m. Opening Lunch                  Angie Premo, SAD USACE, Moderator                        Ed Middleton, Jacksonville District Scott Collister, Reynolds, Smith &             March 25, 2002 Opening Lunch/Half-Day
               Welcome                    Ed Ellis, (URS Corp)                                     Hills                                                                              Conference/Reception, 10:45 am - 7:00 pm
                                              President ACEC/GA                                    Charlie Harbin, Charleston District       Randy Knott, Law/Gibb Group              March 26, 2002 Conference, 7:45 am – 12:00 pm
                                          Mark Lysett, (MRL Design)                                Don Carmen, Wilmington District           Dick Scharf, HOK
                                              President AIA/GA                                     David Greene, Mobile District             Bill Sabata, ARCADIS                     Register online at or R.S.V.P.
                                          Kirsten Haas (Prime Engineering, Inc.)                   Lucie Hughes, Savannah District                                                    with your check or credit card information by
                                              President SMPS/GA                      12:00 p.m.    Adjourn                                                                            March 18, 2002 to: Georgia Engineering Center,
                                          BG Peter Madsen (SAD) SAME                                                                                                                  Equitable Building, Suite 2150, Atlanta, GA 30303.
                Keynote Speaker           LTG Robert B. Flowers, Commander           Registration                                                                                     Payment is required prior to the conference. Only
                                              US Army Corps of Engineers (invited)   Register on line at or complete and return the registration form to the           no shows will be invoiced.
1:15 p.m.   Break                                                                    Georgia Engineering Center. Registration is due by March 18, 2002.
1:30 p.m.   BG Peter Madsen, Commander, SAD                                                                                                                                           Name(s)_____________________________
            • SAD in 2002 and Beyond                                                                                                                                                  ____________________________________
            • New Military Installation Command Structure                                                                                                                             Firm/Company________________________
                                                                                     The reception on Monday evening is included in the registration fee. A cash bar will be
            • Presentation of Outstanding Project Awards                                                                                                                              ____________________________________
                                                                                     provided. Representatives from Districts and Washington Corps of Engineers will be in
2:30 p.m.   Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan – Mike Ornella                                                                                                                  Address______________________________
3:30 p.m.   Break                                                                                                                                                                     ____________________________________
4:00 p.m.   Work Action Group Summary Reports                                                                                                                                         E-Mail Address________________________
                                                                                     Panel Discussion Questions                                                                       City __________ State ________Zip ______
            • Corps Support for State/Local Governments – Scott Collister
                                                                                     The panel discussion will be based on previously submitted questions and those from the          Telephone ___________________________
            • Funding A/E Services During Construction – Bill Sabata
                                                                                     floor. Attendees are encouraged to forward their question(s) to the Georgia Engineering          (Please include additional page if more space is needed.)
            • ACASS Rating System – Angie Premo
                                                                                     Center as requested on the back of the attached registration form. These questions will be
            • CBD (GPE) Advertisement Creep – Randy Knott
                                                                                     submitted anonymously to the panel for discussion.                                               Payment enclosed for ____ reservations for the
            • Small Business Programs – Dick Scharf
            • Design/Build – Steve Goodin                                                                                                                                             conference (includes opening lunch) at $99 pp
4:30 p.m.   Breakout Sessions (discussion of Work Group Topics in smaller groups)
                                                                                     Continuing Education
                                                                                     Participation in this seminar is eligible for continuing education credit: 6 PDHs for licensed   Total enclosed: ________
5:00 p.m.   Adjourn
5:00 p.m.   Reception                                                                engineers and 6 LUs for AIA members. Note: LUs must be self reported.
                                                                                                                                                                                      Charge to my credit card:
7:00 p.m.   Dinner (on your own)
                                                                                     Sheraton Atlanta Hotel – 404-659-6500 (Atlanta), 800-325-3535 (outside Atlanta)                  AMEX _____ Master Card____ VISA____
                                                                                     165 Courtland St. at International Blvd., Atlanta, GA                                            Card No. ____________________________
Tuesday, March 26, 2002
                                                                                     Overnight hotel lodging must be made directly with the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel. The               Billing Address (if different from above)
7:45 a.m.   Continental Breakfast
                                                                                     Georgia Engineering Center has reserved a block of hotel rooms that is available until           ____________________________________
8:15 a.m.   National Corps-ACEC Liaison – Dwight Beranek, HQ USACE
                                                                                     March 4, 2002 at the rate of $93 plus tax and service charge. Due to guarantee                   Signature ____________________________
            • Partnering Issues
            • Force Protection in a Post-9/11 World, LEED, Panama Canal              requirements, our block will be released after March 4 and reservations will be subject to
                                                                                                                                                                                      Due to guarantee requirements, cancellations
9:00 a.m.   A/E Contracting Initiatives – Don Evick, HQ USACE                        room availability. The hotel is located in the heart of downtown Atlanta, 13 miles from
                                                                                                                                                                                      must be received by Monday, March 18, 2002.
            • FAR Changes/SF 330/Procurement Policy Changes                          Hartsfield/Atlanta International Airport, with convenient access via the MARTA
10:00 a.m.  Break                                                                    Peachtree Center Station.
                                                                                                                                                                                      Please see reverse for panel discussion/ question
10:30 a.m.  A/E Work Load Overview – Greg Baer, SAD, USACE
11:00 a.m. Demonstration of – Angie Premo
            • Where to find all business opportunities with the Corps.                           …Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact
(continued next column)                                                              Peggy Henderson (404-633-8861) or Gwen Brandon (404-521-2324) for information...

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