ConTechInnovate Conference 2023


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Thursday, October 5, 2023
6:30pm – 8:30pm Welcome Reception
Friday, October 6, 2023
8:00am – 8:45am Conference Registration/Check-in
8:45am – 9:30am Welcome Session
Keynote – Introduction to Construction Technology
9:45am – 10:30am Concurrent Sessions #1
10:45am – 11:30am Concurrent Sessions #2
11:45am – 1:00pm Lunch and Keynote Speaker
Keynote Speaker & Topic: TBD
1:15pm – 2:00pm Concurrent Sessions #3
2:15pm – 3:00pm Concurrent Sessions #4
3:00pm – 3:15pm Surveys/Evaluations/Dismiss


  • Dr. Christina Drale, Chancellor, UA Little Rock
  • Dr. Lawrence Whitman, Dean, Donaghey College of STEM, UA Little Rock
  • Mr. Jerry Horani, Chief Information Technology Officer, VCC, Inc.



  • JD Robinson, Director of Strategy and Consulting, Mainstream Technologies, Inc.
  • Justin Lareau, Vice President, Analytics & IT, Lexicon, Inc.
  • Jerry Horani, Chief Information Technology Officer, VCC, Inc.
  • Jonathan Semans, Executive Vice President/COO, CDI Contractors
  • Cybersecurity Team, UA Little Rock
  • Emerging Analytics Center, UA Little Rock
  • OpenSpace
  • Struxtion, LLC
  • Verizon, Inc.
  • Windstream