UD-DUT Industry Advisory Board (IAB) "Best Practices" Workshop

September 20, 2019 (All day)

The University of Danang- University of Science and Technology

54 Nguyen Luong Bang, Lien Chieu district, Danang City

When: Sep 20, 2019, (All day)

The University of Danang- University of Science and Technology

54 Nguyen Luong Bang, Lien Chieu district, Danang City

The IAB "Best Practices" Workshop utilizes a combination of presentations and work sessions that provide a structured and sequential approach to IAB development and management. Opportunities are provided for programs to raise specific issues and questions related to IAB best practices or other related issues based on their needs and interest. The intended outcome is improving IAB Managerial Proficiency with the ultimate goal of enhancing IAB Outcomes.

Workshop's targeted attendees:

- University or program leaders or those who have active roles in working with IABs and industry

- Some IAB members or industry representatives that have active roles in program's quality improvement.


Dr. Charles Mclntyre - Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)


Charles McIntyre is currently a Clinical Professor and Director of the Construction Management program at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). He received his Ph.D. from Penn State in 1996 in Civil Engineering with an emphasis on Construction Management. Prior to joining IUPUI, he was a faculty member and chair in the Department of Construction Management and Engineering at North Dakota State University in Fargo. His industry experience includes nine years as a department supervisor and manager in the area of water and wastewater systems. Dr. McIntyre is an active member of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) serving in a number of leadership positions and is a “Fellow” of the Society. One of Dr. McIntyre’s primary research areas is industry relations, specifically, Industry Advisory Boards. He has published several papers and presented panels sessions at the ASEE Conference for Industry and Education Collaboration (CIEC). Dr. McIntyre co-founded and is the current co-chair of the American Council for Construction Educations (ACCE) Industry Advisory Board (IAB) Event which is a one-day workshop dedicated to Increasing the understanding of the roles and responsibilities of being a member of an IAB, developing meaningful industry participation at the local IAB level, and developing and supporting a network of industry professionals who can exchange ideas in an open forum.  https://www.acce-hq.org/industry/about-industry/


Time Details
8:45 - 9:00 am Registration and Networking
9:00 - 9:15 am Welcome to the Workshop & Introductions
9:15 - 9:40 am Purpose and Value of an IAB
Presentation of the basic roles and functions of a program-level IAB and associated accreditation standards and requirements.
9:40 - 10:30 am Roundtable Discussion I - IAB Self Evaluation
Workshop attendees will complete the IAB Self-Assessment tool, followed by discussions. The Self-Assessment is designed to allow IAB members to to reflect on their individual and collective responsibilities. Each table will report on on their impressions of the Self-Assessment.
10:30 - 10:45 am Coffee and Tea Break
10:45 - 11:00 am IAB Growth Management Model
Provides the managerial theory for IAB development, sustainability, and growth. Followed by Q&A.
10:45 - 11:00 am IAB Managerial Proficiency I
Presentation of the components of IAB Managerial Proficiency. Specific information concerning IAB Organizational Structure and Staffing (General IAB Guidelines, Duties and Responsibilities of IAB Officers and Individual Members, Delivering High-Impact IAB Meetings, and IAB Bylaws).
11:00 - 11:30 am IAB Managerial Proficiency II - Q&A
Q&A concerning IAB Organizational Structure and Staffing
11:30 - 11:45 am IAB Managerial Proficiency II
Specific information concerning IAB Planning Systems (IAB Strategic Planning and IAB Plan of Work)
11:45 am - 12:00 pm IAB Managerial Proficiency II - Q&A
Q&A concerning IAB Planning Systems
12:00 - 1:00 pm Lunch and Networking Opportunities
1:15 - 1:45 pm IAB Managerial Proficiency III
Specific information concerning IAB Quality Systems (Self-Assessing and Evaluating IAB Performance, IAB Outcomes (best practices), and IAB Benchmarking).
1:45- 2:00 pm IAB Managerial Proficiency III - Q&A
Q&A concerning IAB Planning Systems
2:00 - 2:45 pm Roundtable Discussion II - IAB Benchmarking
Workshop attendees will review and discuss the IAB Benchmarking tool which includes more than 65 IAB "best practices." Each table will report on on their impressions of the Self-Assessment.
2:45 - 3:00 pm Coffee and Tea Break
3:00 - 3:45 pm IAB Special Topics and Discussions
An open discussion on concerning the realistic expectations concerning the level of effort required, the expertise of the IAB, and resources of the IAB and the academic program required for a "high-impact" IAB. Specific topics could be discussed based on the pre-conference survey.
3:45 - 4:00 pm Summary and Additional Resources
Thank you!