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The AACE Upcountry South Carolina Section invites all members and nonmembers to join us on April 21st at Jacobs Engineering Office in Greenville, SC. Mr. Robert Boyd will be presenting to the group a presentation on "Ghost Schedules and Other Terms".

Mr. Robert Boyd is director of estimating for Fluor Power's Business Group and is also the Global Functional Leader for Fluor's' Estimating Group. He has a BS in Electrical Engineering and has over 40 years of project controls, estimating and claims experience in the Oil, Gas, Chemical and Power Industries. He has 15 years of field experience, both domestically and internationally.

Mr. Boyd will first review the homework assignment from February's' meeting. He will then present information on unique terms in the Heavy Construction Industry. Have you heard of them and do you know what they mean or how they should be used. Many of them will be "Change" related and can help you in your Change Management work process. This will be an interactive discussion, so bring your own unusual terms that you have seen or heard about.

A technical book will be given away as a door prize. We look forward to seeing you! We will be serving a satisfying meal plus ice tea.

Please RSVP by April 20th to Becky Spencer at beckyrspencer@aol.com. If you have any questions Becky can also be reached at 864-494-3019 or by email.

The cost of this technical presentation is $20 for members and non-members. If you are a student or unemployed the cost is only $5

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AACEI - CSRA Section is offering a 2-day EVP Workshop on May 15th & May 16th Friday & Saturday, Class time: 8:00 am - 4:00 p.m. Earned Value Professional (EVP) Certification Prep Course to be held at Georgia Regents University, August Georgia (Summerville Campus) (Formerly ASU Campus).

The workshop is intended for anyone in the field of project or program management, project controls, cost engineering, planning, scheduling, finance, estimating or any other project or program related work who is preparing to take the EVP Certification Exam. Professionals attending the EVP Certification Workshop should be fairly knowledgeable and have at least an intermediate level of project or program experience.

The cost is $495.00 per person for current AACEI members. $595 for non-members. Continuing education units, 1.6 CEU, or 16 professional development units (PDUs) will be awarded by AACEI. The cost includes course handouts, breakfast, lunch, and an Augusta State University (ASU) parking decal or pass.

For Reservations: Jim Hoelscher, CCP, PMP; (850)748-6757 or email Jim Hoelscher at hoelschjw@gmail.com or call Kathlene Roberson, EVP; (803)208-8727

Remit payment (checks only) to: AACE International, CSRA Section PO Box 749 Jackson, SC 29831-9998

 

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