PE Showcase '21 Schedule

PE Showcase '21 Schedule

PE Showcase 2021

The PE Alliance invites you to join the PE Showcase '21 for its annual Educational and Networking Event!

Schedule of Events
Mon Dec 6th - Thurs Dec 9th

Mon, Dec 6th SHOWCASE DAY 1
8:30 AM Electrofusion Training     Cross Timbers I (LL)
LEF Level 1 - 12" and smaller for card, all day 
 
8:30 AM PE Certified Professional (Invitation)     Cross Timbers I (LL)
Kick off for the 2-year program, 1/2 day 
 
8:30 AM Butt Fusion Small Diameter Training     Fall Creek (LL)
Small diameter fusion qualfication for card, all day  
 
1:00 PM New to PE 1     Pheasant Ridge (LL)
A-Z PE industry background for those with less than 2 yr experience
PE Pipe Top Ten Resources     Becker (LL)
Thorough review of the ten most valuable PE resources
3:00 PM HDPE: The Innovation Story     Pheasant Ridge (LL)
Explore Innovation in fusion, installation & resin
HDD: Method, Materials, Software, Issues      Becker (LL)
HDD Lessons learned from the field w/ HDPE details
Tues, Dec 7th SHOWCASE DAY 2
8:30 AM Butt Fusion - Medium & DataLogger®7      I’ntl 3 (Ballroom UL)
Med diameter fusion qualification w/ DL7.. for card
9:00 AM PE Concepts & Vocabulary      Pheasant Ridge (LL)
Entry level vocabulary conversation...perfect for new person
Pipe Bursting Big City Solution      Becker   (LL)
Ins and Outs of HDPE pipe bursting in municipal setting
11:00 AM Installation Methods Survey     Pheasant Ridge (LL)
The 9 primary installation methods explored
Common PE Questions Panel      Becker (LL)
Panelists address the HDPE questions seen most often
11:30 AM Lunch     Windfall (Lobby Level)  
1:00 PM HDPE vs DIP      Pheasant Ridge (LL)
HDPE is compared to DIP in this classic annual session
DataLogger®7     Delaney (LL)
The next big thing in datalogging tech is covered
3:00 PM HDPE vs PVC      Pheasant Ridge (LL)
A capable competitior is addressed in great detail
New to PE II - Showcase Hall Demos      Int’l 1 & 2 (Ballroom UL)
The 2nd class in the "New to PE" series... Only demos
4:30 PM Showcase Hall Reception      Int’l 1 & 2 (Ballroom UL)
Craft beers in hall (4:45 - 5:45 PM)
6:15 PM Craft Beer Tasting Dinner (Host: R&L Manufacturing)
Explore craft beer offering from Texas & Beyond     Champanel (Lobby Level)
Bourbon  Tasting Dinner (Host: Integrity Fusion)   Meritage (Lobby Level) 
Explore Bourbon and Whiskey offerings from Kentucky and Texas
  SHOWCASE DAY 3
Wed, Dec 8th SESSION I SESSION II
8:00 AM Breakfast in Showcase Hall     Int’l 1 & 2 (Ballroom UL)
Great breakfast buffet in Showcase Hall
 
9:00 AM Showcase Hall Open     Int’l 1 & 2 (Ballroom UL)
Network w/ Alliance manufacturers in Showcase Hall
Engineering Program Advisory Committee (Invitation)
Engineering Program Update      Delaney (LL)
9:30 AM HDPE: The Innovation Story      Int’l 3 & 4 (Ballroom UL)
Explore Innovation in fusion, installation & resin
PE Concepts & Vocabulary      Delaney (LL)
Entry level vocabulary conversation...perfect for new person
11:00 AM HDPE Above Ground     Int’l 3 & 4 (Ballroom UL)
Learn restraint, pipe behavior & cases
PE Pipe Top Ten Resources      Delaney (LL)
Thorough review of the ten most valuable PE resources
Noon Plenary Kickoff Lunch with Awards (Host: United Poly Systems)
All delegates, buffet lunch, annual award program  
 Windfall (Lobby Level)
 
1:30 PM HDPE vs DIP     Int’l 3 & 4 (Ballroom UL)
Popular session on DIP/HDPE differentiation
Pipe Bursting Big City Solution       Delaney (LL)
Ins and Outs of HDPE pipe bursting in municipal setting
2:45 PM Showcase Hall Networking     Int’l 1 & 2 (Ballroom UL)
Network with your colleagues, enjoying ice cream
3:15 PM HDPE vs PVC     Int’l 3 & 4 (Ballroom UL)
Popular session on PVC/HDPE differentiation
PE Standards for Water - Updates & Key Points      Delaney (LL)
Standards continue to evolve, C906-21 update
6:00 PM Showcase Reception (Host: McElroy
Cocktail reception at Austin Ranch (on property, detached)
7:00 PM Showcase Dinner (Host: Performance Pipe)
Showcase buffet dinner at Austin Ranch
 
8:00 PM Poly Feud & Poly Tones (Host: WL Plastics)
Popular PE Game Show followed by the PE House Band
Thurs, Dec 9th SHOWCASE DAY 4
8:00 AM Breakfast in Showcase Hall      Int’l 1 & 2 (Ballroom UL)
Breakfast buffet in Showcase Hall
9:00 AM Big Pipe Delivers     Int’l 3 & 4 (Ballroom UL)
Large Dia HDPE continues to take share from steel
Field Testing: A Primer     Spicewood (Lobby Level)
Learn how to teach Engineers how to test HDPE
10:00 AM Advocate Panel     Int’l 3 & 4 (Ballroom UL)
Popular catch up with municipal HDPE users
11:00 AM Current Events Meet Resin Developments     Int’l 3 & 4 (Ballroom UL)
We can impact plastic's public image...learn how
 
12:15 PM Annual Meeting Lunch     Int’l 3 & 4 (Ballroom UL)
All members welcome, State of the Association, Engineer's Program
1:30 PM PE Certified Professional (Invitation) Ted R Ware (Ballroom UL)
Close out session for first class of PE Professionals

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