W15 Fundamentals of Collaborative Delivery

Sunday, October 6
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Collaborative delivery is the fastest form of project delivery in the water sector. With recent supply chain issues, cost increases, and difficulty obtaining contractor interest, utilities are increasingly choosing collaborative delivery for capital projects. Join industry experts for a day of interactive training, case studies, and discussion about how this process can improve the chances of project success.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to

  • Determine a sound understanding of delivery methods and the differences between collaborative project delivery types.
  • Compare collaborative delivery attributes to individual project goals, including pros and cons.
  • Develop RFP/RFQ criteria for collaborative delivery projects.
  • Evaluate procurement and contractual requirements as well as state regulations for collaborative delivery.
  • Identify stakeholder roles for collaborative delivery projects.
  • Have a good understanding of collaborative delivery method selection, planning, application, risks, financial implications, and lessons learned.

Workshop Organizers

  • Workshop Chair: Mark Alpert, Water Collaborative Delivery Association (WCDA)
  • Workshop Vice Chair: James Steffen, Walsh Group
WEF Member $270
Non-Member $300
WEF Student Member $50
Student Non-Member $270

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