2022 Virtual Conference Agenda / Registration

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Sept. 20- 10:55am

Brian Felix CCA – Chairman NACA

Welcome to the Conference!

Sept. 20- 11am

Felipe Gutierrez CCA

AACE Recommended Practice 25R-3 – Estimating Loss Labor Productivity in Construction Claims


Sept. 20-1pm

Laura Fox CCA , Bob Hardy CCA/CCP

Steve Strohman CCA

Say What! Why am I Paying for This?


Sept. 20- 3pm

J. Brad Sargent CCA/Jim Spencer CCA

You Have Deep Pockets – You can Afford for me NOT to Pay You!


Sept. 21- 11am

Alan Small CCA

Following Fraud in Construction Management Auditing


Sept. 21-1pm 

Ken Brzozowski CCA   /  Ed Travers CCA

Importance of Mitigating Risk to Avoid Litigations Loss…Proactive Tools, Measures & Approaches


Sept. 21- 3pm

Paul Pettit CCA

Construction Projects Gone Wrong: What TikTok Can Teach Us


Sept. 22- 11am

Tony Khory CCA

The Huddle


Sept. 22-1pm 

John Sier JD CCP 

Jim Schmid CCA 

Jake Ortego CCA/CCP

Things I wish that I could tell a lawyer about drafting construction contracts 

A bit of a free-for-all complaining about poor contract language that makes the auditor’s job more difficult.  The hope would be to develop some sample clauses on key issues that auditors could suggest to their clients and their counsel.


Sept. 22- 3PM 

Melissa Goddard CCA

Using Fraud Detection Techniques to Enhance Your Contractor Interface


Sept. 27- 11am 

Denise Cicchella CCA

What every construction auditor and construction professional needs to know about ESG.


Sept. 27-1pm 

Deirdre Reed CCA

Compliance considerations regarding direct and indirect costs when construction is funded with state or federal monies.


Sept. 27- 3pm

Paul Donovan CCA

Labor Rate Workshop


Sept. 28- 11am 

Laura Rogers CCA

Role of the Auditor: Project Coordination Teams for Large Construction Projects


Sept. 28-1pm 

Dave Potak CCA

Helping Clients Navigate the GMP Audit


Sept. 28- 3pm

Ben Evans CCA / Panel

Dispute Negotiation & Resolution in Construction Audits


Sept. 29- 11am 

Richard Vermeulen CCA CPA

A Construction Auditors Guide to Prevailing Wage Compliance


Sept. 29-1pm 

Dave Christensen CCA

Auditing Highway Construction Materials Control for Bituminous or Concrete Mixes and Base Materials


Sept. 29- 3pm

Sarah Vendel

Corporate Compliance and Fraud Prevention – Is audit talking about the F-word with other departments?


BONUS: Sept 22- 5PM – NACA Women’s Virtual Roundtablethis a free to join event, no CPE is offered for this session.