Research Seminar

Held each spring, the research seminar combines presentations of research results and timely industry speakers for a diverse audience of building industry professional and university students.

25th Anniversary of PACE Research Seminar

Monday, April 17th – Tuesday, April 18th

Register here!

Hilton Garden Inn, Georgetown
2201 M Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037

This year’s keynote speaker:
Dr. Victor Sanvido,
Founder of PACE,
Senior Vice President at Southland Industries


We are still seeking event sponsors for this years milestone event!  For opportunities to sponsor, please see our Sponsorship page.

The current schedule is listed below:

Monday, April 17

4:00 PM – 25th Anniversary PACE Reception
6:00 PM – Dinner Reception
6:45 PM – Dinner
7:30 PM – Keynote Presentation by Dr. Victor Sanvido
8:30 PM – Special Recognition

Tuesday, April 18

7:30 AM – Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM – Advisory Board Meeting
9:00 AM – Morning Keynote:

“We need to talk…..during design……about safety”

Dr. T. Michael Toole, Professor of Civil Engineering, Bucknell University

10:00 AM – Integrated Delivery:

Developing the Business Case for Integrated Teams

Dr. Bevan Mace, VP for National Operations & Lean, Balfour Beatty Construction

Designing Cross-Functional Teams

Jean Laurent, Graduate Student


12:00 PM – Lunch

1:00 PM – Presentation by industry and students


A special Thank You to our Event Sponsors:

Gold Level Sponsors:
Barton Malow Company –