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Webinar Series #5: Collaborative Contracting a framework and toolkit

3 Dec 2020

COAA Webinar Series New Best Practice Collaborative Contracting a framework and toolkit We are in uncharted waters … so many questions … How are we going to stay working and earning money? How do we address constraints which change daily? How do we manage COVID-19 risks and be productive? The short answer is … TOGETHER More than…

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Return to Work – Workplace Reboot 2.0

Half of Canadians report a worsening of their mental health since the onset of the pandemic. As organizations progress with their re-entry, not all employees will embrace “Work 2.0” with the same readiness and capabilities. What plans do you have in place to protect the mental health and psychological safety of your workforce as you…

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Webinar Series #4: Collaborative Contracting a framework and toolkit

On May 6th you were introduced to the “What” and “Why” of Collaborative Contracting.  Subsequent webinars on May 19th and May 27th, respectively titled “Getting Together” and “Staying Together”, explored the “How” of Collaborative Contracting. The materials for these webinars are available on the COAA website. These 3 webinars addressed general aspects of collaborative contracting…

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Webinar Series #3: Collaborative Contracting a framework and toolkit

This webinar : • Conducted a high-level review of the framework with a specific focus on operationalization • Showed how you can use collaborative contracts to improve productivity and innovation • Explored how collaborative contracts enable optimal relationships management and very effective issue and dispute resolution, helping you to avoid painful claims and litigation •…

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Webinar Series #2: Collaborative Contracting a framework and toolkit

This webinar helps organizations enable adoption by exploring the “How”. More specifically, this webinar: Conducts a high-level review of the framework with a specific focus on implementation Reveals how owners can assess their internal capability to partner as well as surface and address barriers to adoption that typically arise during the transition to collaboration Explores…

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Webinar Series #1: Collaborative Contracting a framework and toolkit

More than ever before, construction teams must respond to uncharted waters and undefined work scopes by making the strategic choice to invest in relationships, freely share valuable knowledge, and thoughtfully build trust and alignment. By working collaboratively, we can meet the challenges and we can seize the opportunities. This just-posted best practice will provide you…

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COAA/FLIC Webinar: Fostering Effectiveness, Morale and Mental resilience in Teams Working Remotely

This webinar was designed to discuss the new working challenges and how these changes can affect one’s mental wellbeing and productivity. Discussion leaders talked about their journey of working in construction for pipeline projects and the mental resilience they developed working in remote environments. They also discussed how they motivate their teams who are working…

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COVID-19 Response Update: Early Experiences on Construction Sites and Major Turnarounds

Webinar attendance: 265 unique attendees (203 Canada, 62 United States) This webinar discusses pandemic-related challenges – including workface distancing, site logistics, higher absenteeism and as well as public health concerns. Discussion leaders: Mark Mackay (TransAlta Utilities), Leora Hornstein (Cenovus Energy) Nidal Naaman (Bird Construction)

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Best Principles: Considerations When Deciding to Put a Project into Sleep Mode

Webinar attendance: 215 unique attendees (175 Canada, 40 United States) Dealing with pandemic-related social isolation challenges and higher absenteeism is new for most project managers. When it appears necessary to evaluate options for continuing or suspending construction projects or turnarounds, there are virtually no best practices and no experts. This webinar is an opportunity for…

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COAA/CURT Webinar: Economic Impacts of COVID-19

This webinar was hosted by CURT and presented by Anirban Basu about the impact of COVID-19 on the health of the economy. Anirban is a world-renowned economist and speaks annually at the CURT National Conference, providing a capital projects perspective. Discussion leaders: Anirban Basu (Sage Policy Group Inc.) View presentation

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