Sessions & Events
The 2016 JETC in Phoenix will focus on helping you find solutions to today's challenges - be it through meeting with others with whom you can share knowledge, education sessions that dive deep into a specific technical area, or being inspired by our keynote speakers.
View the Schedule At A Glance to see what is happening when, and plan your time accordingly!
Here's a sneak peek of what's planned for 2016:
Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, Ariz.
Join your colleagues at the SAME 2016 Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo where you'll have a plethora of opportunities to learn, connect and network!
Captain Mark Kelly, USN (Ret.)
Opening General Session
Commander of Space Shuttle Endeavor and Space Shuttle Discovery
Best-selling writer and award-winning journalist Dan McNichol, author of several books, including The Roads that Built America, The Big Dig, and Paving the Way: Asphalt in America.
Networking Reception at Corona Ranch & Rodeo Grounds
The opening reception is a great way to end your first day at the 2016 JETC. You won't forget the amazing networking paired with an authentic Mexican fiesta at this incredible location in the shadow of South Mountain.
...And everything in between
A robust education program is planned, which includes multiple educational tracks that address the issues impacting the federal A/E/C market. Sessions will be selected from the Call for Presentations - submissions are currently under evaluation. Check back to see what exciting professional development is in store for you. Sessions include topics such as:
- Business and Leadership
- Energy and Sustainability
- A/E/C Insights
- Contingency Engineering
- National Security
- Facility Management
In addition, Two Technical Tours are planned, each offering 2 PDHs. Separate registration is required. Tours are:
Taliesin West - You’ll be drawn closer into Frank Lloyd Wright’s world with this 90-minute tour that includes special trips into the living quarters and the gracious “Garden Room” at Taliesin West, the Wright's former home in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Luke Air Force Base - Visit the training facility and new squadron ops building (currently under construction) for the F-35. There will be over two dozen F-35s at the base by JETC. Note, we are waiting on final confirmation for this tour from the Base.
Meet with colleagues and learn new information that will help you accelerate your professional career
and grow your business!