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Northwest Arkansas Fundamentals of Collaborative Delivery Education Session

April 27, 2023 @ 7:30 am - 4:00 pm CDT

Free – $75.00

Join the WCDA and its sponsors for a full-day session about collaborative delivery fundamentals, following the chapters of the newly revised Water and Wastewater Collaborative Delivery Handbook, 6th edition.

Who Should Attend?

Leaders, engineering, and O&M staff of public W/WW facilities who have an interest in learning the fundamentals of collaborative delivery. No previous experience necessary. Practitioners are welcome, too!


Doors open at 7:30 a.m. for breakfast. Session starts at 8:00 a.m.
April 27, 2023, 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Northwest Arkansas Community College
Shewmaker Global Building
Peterson Auditorium
900 SE Eagle Way, Bentonville, AR 72712


Public Owners: FREE
Industry Practitioners: $75/person
Sponsors: FREE (limited capacity; see ticket availability below)


Lunch and refreshments
Copy of WCDA’s Water and Wastewater Collaborative Delivery Handbook, 6th edition


7:30 am-8:00 am        Breakfast
8:00 am–8:20 am       Who We Are: Introduction to the WCDA, Facilitators, and Course Attendees
8:20 am–9:00 am       Fundamentals Chapter 1: Is Collaborative Delivery Right for Your Project?
9:00 am–10:00 am     Fundamentals Chapter 2: Making Sense of Collaborative Delivery Options
10:00 am –10:15 am  Short Break
10:15 am –11:30 am  Fundamentals Chapters 3 and 4: Understanding Risk Allocation and Contracts
11:30 am–12:15 pm   Lunch Break / Q & A
12:15 pm–12:45 pm  Fundamentals Chapter 5: Emphasizing the Importance of O&M Engagement
12:45 pm–1:30 pm    Fundamentals Chapter 6: Preparing and Supporting a Project for Procurement
1:30 pm–1:45 pm      Short Break
1:45 pm–2:45 pm      Fundamentals Chapter 7: Implementing a Best-Value Procurement Process
2:45 pm–3:45 pm      Implementing Collaborative Delivery, Chapter 8: Curriculum Overview and Establishing
a Cost Model (Cost Estimate Template)

3:45 pm–4:00 pm      Wrap-Up, Course Evaluations


Contact us at Education@WaterCollaborativeDelivery.org

Seating is limited. Advance registration required.


Sponsored by:

Allgeier Martin, Black & Veatch, Crossland Heavy Contractors, Garver, Hawkins-Weir, Olsson


April 27, 2023
7:30 am - 4:00 pm CDT
Free – $75.00
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