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  • Future Leaders Program

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  • This program is a powerful investment in Georgia's next generation of engineers and distinguishes your firm as an industry leader. The Future Leaders Program trains talented, up-and-coming engineers and sets them on a track for leadership. Learn from an array of professionals on topics such as business development, presentation skills and effective marketing. Plus, courses over the nine months include an introduction to political advocacy, accounting and risk management. For the first time, the 2016-2017 Future Leaders class was limited to the first 50 registrants.

    Session 1: DISC Assessment
    September 13
    3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Turner Field
    Presenter: Sarah Walpert, Ingenium - an ExactSource Company

    Kicking off the 2016-2017 program, attendees will take a DISC Assessment to better understand their own strengths and weaknesses in communicating and working with others, while also learning strategies on relating to other personality types. After the course, stick around to end the night with dinner and a Braves game.



    Session 2: Bring Your Presentations to Life!
    October 18 
    3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
    Monday Night Brewing 
    Presenter: Jennifer Hebblethwaite, Graceworks

    Session 3: Joint Session with the Associated General Contractors of Georgia

    November 2
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Followed by Lunch)

    AGC Training Room
    Presenter: Brent Darnell, Brent Darnell International

    Session 4: Insurance & Risk Management - CYA (Cover Your Assets)
    January 10
    3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

    AECOM (Midtown Location)
    Presenter: Cooper Smith, Greyling Insurance

    Session 5: A Glimpse Under the Gold Dome - Building Georgia Legislative Day
    February 8
    7:30 - 11:30 a.m.
    Georgia State Capitol (Tour Included)
    Presenter: Michael 'Sully' Sullivan, ACEC Georgia

    Session 6: Financial Management Fundamentals 

    March 14
    3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    Amec Foster Wheeler

    Presenter: Wayne Owens, T. Wayne Owens & Associates

    Session 7: FLP Takeways - A Last Word on Best Practices for Effective Business Development, Communications and Career Success
    April 12
    3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Panel Presenters: Erik Grandowski, Pond; Emily Meador, Kimley-Horn; Joe Macrina, Wolverton