October 27-28, 2016

Chicago, Illinois

SMA’s Board of Directors met in Chicago, IL on October 27-28, 2016.

The meeting began on October 27th with a press conference.  SMA’s Board then heard from a panel of trade association leaders, including: Bob Weidner, CEO of the Metals Service Center Institute; Roger Ferch, President of the American Institute of Steel Construction; David McDonald, President & CEO of the Concrete Reinforced Steel Institute; and Robert Risser, President of the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute.  Copies of their presentations are included below.

Weidner – MSCI

Ferch – AISC

McDonald – CRSI

Risser – PCI

The first day concluded with a presentation from Jim Stempak of Crowe Horwath on cybersecurity.  His presentation is included below.

Stempak – Cyber (In)Security

On October 28th, the SMA Board of Directors held a closed session.  SMA Board members should contact the SMA staff for copies of presentations from this session.