Speakers

Everything you need to know About Our Conference

OPENING PLENARY SESSION


William C. Thompson, Jr.
Chairperson
Board of Trustees
The City University of New York
Vita C. Rabinowitz
Interim Chancellor
The City University of New York
Karol V. Mason
President
John Jay College of
Criminal Justice

Alphonso B. David
Counsel to the Governor
Office of Governor
Andrew M. Cuomo


A LEADERSHIP CONVERSATION: OPEN DOORS AT CUNY AND CUCF


MODERATOR PANELISTS    
Philip A. Berry
Acting Chairperson
Board of Trustees
City University Construction Fund

Judy Bergtraum
Vice Chancellor for Facilities,
Planning, Construction
and Management
The City University of New York
Executive Director
City University Construction Fund

Gerrard P. Bushell, Ph.D.
President & CEO
DASNY
Matthew Sapienza
Senior Vice Chancellor
and Chief Financial Officer
The City University of New York
   
  Sandra Wilkin
Trustee
The City University of New York
Lourdes Zapata
Chief Diversity Officer
Office of Governor
Andrew M. Cuomo
 

SELL TO CUNY: A CONVERSATION WITH CUNY’S CHIEF PROCUREMENT OFFICER AND COLLEGE PROCUREMENT DIRECTORS


MODERATOR PANELISTS    

Russell Chung
Chief Procurement Officer & University
Executive Director of
Strategic Sourcing
The City University of New York

Anjanette Antonio
Finance Procurement Director
Bronx Community College
Richard Aronin
Director of Procurement
NYC College of Technology
Kevin Carmine
Director of Procurement
Hostos Community College
 
  Madonna Charles
Procurement Director
Brooklyn College
Mitchell Henderson
Director of Procurement and Contracts
LaGuardia Community College

Sunny Virk
Director of Procurement
Property and Fleet Management
Queens College


SELL TO CUNY: TOP UNIVERSITY PROCUREMENT TRENDS


MODERATOR PANELISTS    

William Choi
Director, Supplier Diversity
The City University of New York

Caron Christian
Central Office - Deputy Procurement Director (Category Lead: Services)
The City University of New York

Michelle Cooper
Central Office - Deputy Procurement Director (Category Lead: Marketing, Commuications and Library Services)
The City University of New York
Stephen Delmar
Central Office - Deputy Procurement Director (Category Lead: Facilities and Commodities)
The City University of New York
   
  Joanne Gill
Central Office - Deputy Procurement Director (Category Lead: Information Technology)
The City University of New York

Farid Sarabsky
Central Office - Deputy Procurement Director (Category Lead: Information Technology)
The City University of New York

 

CUNY BUILDS: ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION OPPORTUNITIES


REMARKS   MODERATOR PANELISTS  

Judy Bergtraum
Vice Chancellor for Facilities,
Planning, Construction
and Management
The City University of New York
Executive Director
City University Construction Fund

Gerrard P. Bushell, Ph.D.
President & CEO
DASNY
Sharon Russell
Director, Procurement Services
City University Construction Fund

Ralph Carmosino
Assistant Director, Facilities, Planning, Construction and Management
The City University of New York

Meghan Moore-Wilk
Director, Space Planning
The City University of New York
       

Michelle Castro-Bent
Director, Diversity & Contract Compliance
City University Construction Fund

Michael M. Clay
Senior Director, Opportunity
Programs Group, Resource Acquisition
DASNY
Stephen D. Curro, P.E.
Managing Director, Construction
DASNY
Michael N. Stabulas, P.E.
Managing Senior Director of
Downstate Construction
DASNY

 


CUNYBUILDS: GET COMPETITIVE!
A STRATEGY TOOLBOX FOR CONSTRUCTION, ARCHITECTURE AND ENGINEERING FIRMS


MODERATOR PANELISTS    

Lisa Bova-Hiatt
General Counsel, City University Construction Fund, Executive University Counsel, City University of New York

R. Darby Curtis, AIA
Principal
Curtis + Ginsberg Architects
Dominick J. Fickeria
Senior Vice President
Hill International, Inc.
Michael Giaramita
Chief Executive Officer
Group PMX LLC
       
   

 

Albert Odjidja
Vice President, Construction
Management Services
McKissack & McKissack
K. Peter Yu, P.E.
Founder and Managing Principal
Yu & Associates
 

SPECIAL SDVOB WORKSHOP: EMPOWER YOUR MARKETING STRATEGY


MODERATOR PANELISTS    

Ken Williams
Executive Director
Division of Service Disabled Veterans’
Business Development
NYS Office of General Services

Wayne Allen, P.E.
President
W. Allen Engineering, PLLC
Stephen G. Hayduk, P.E.
Principal
Hayduk Engineering LLC
Dan Kerning
President
Webhouse, Inc.
 

 

William Choi
Director, Supplier Diversity
The City University of New York

Michelle Castro-Bent
Director, Diversity & Contract
Compliance
City University Construction Fund

Michael M. Clay
Senior Director Opportunity Programs
Group| Resource Acquisition
DASNY


FAST TRACK PRESENTATION BOOTCAMPS


SESSION FACILITATORS
   

Paisley Demby
Business Services Director
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses
at LaGuardia Community College

Edgard Hernandez
Director
LaGuardia Community College
Procurement Technical
Assistance Center (PTAC)

 

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