All times for the Virtual Conference are based on Central Time Zone.

Sessions and times are subject to change.

Downloadable Schedule is here.

Wednesday, August 12

1:00-2:30 pm
2:45-3:45 pm 

4:00-4:30 pm

4:00-5:00 pm

Opening Keynote Speaker: Blaze Your Brain - Negative Thoughts into Positive Action
Education Sessions
• Construction-Driven Execution
• Building a Breachless Culture
• Fire Up So You Don't Burnout: How to Prevent, Breathe Through, and Extinguish Burnout
• Committee Open House:
-She Built This City
-People First
- Professional Development & Education
- Membership/Marketing


Thursday, August 13

10:00-11:30 am 
11:45 am-12:15 pm

11:45 am-12:45 pm

1:00-2:00 pm

2:15-3:15 pm

3:30-4:30 pm

4:45-5:15 pm
NAWIC Annual Meeting
Lunch Break & Networking
• Committee Open House
-Chapter Development Committee
-Team Rubicon
-Autodesk Construction Cloud
- OSHA, Safety & Health
- WIC Week, Emerging Professionals
Education Sessions
• NAWIC Finances
• Accelerated Resilience
• Suicide: Crisis in Construction
• Harmony through Teamwork: Counteracting the Cacophony of Miscommunication
• Industry Councils:
- Women Business Owners 
- Women of Color
- Tradeswomen
Afternoon General Session: Real Solutions for the Skilled Trades Shortage-iBuild Panel Discussion
NAWIC Awards


Friday, August 14

9:00-10:00 am 

10:15-11:45 am 
11:45 am-12:45 pm

1:00-2:00 pm

2:15-3:45 pm

• Industry Councils
- Administrative / Finance
- Management/Operations
- Technology
General Session: Board Installation & Award Recognition
Lunch Break & Networking
• Industry Councils
- Business Development / Sales / Marketing 
- Project Management / Safety
- Human Resources / Legal
Education Sessions
• The Art of Managing Workplace Conflicts
• Conceptual Planning, Scheduling & Risk Mitigation
• Sustainable Concrete
Closing Keynote Session: Just One of the Guys - How to Stay Feminine in the Construction Industry
• Passing of the Gavel

This year, we have added optional structured networking time for attendees at the beginning and end of each day and during each lunch break.

Committee Open House Networking
How are the national committees going to Connect-Collaborate-Construct during the upcoming NAWIC year? Find out during Committee Open House Networking, where you’ll hear plans from the Membership & Marketing, Emerging Professionals, NAWIC-OSHA Alliance, Safety & Health, Professional Development & Education, and Women in Construction Week committee chairs. Then, use this information to strengthen and amplify you and your chapter as you construct a successful NAWIC year!

Industry Networking
Our Industry Council Networking this year provides an opportunity for you to meet and interact with fellow NAWIC members and colleagues in the construction industry during lunch breaks and at designated times through each day of the Virtual Conference. You definitely won't want to miss out on these!