Calen Colby Co-Chairs Society of American Military Engineers Regional Conference

Calen Colby served as the co-chair of the 2012 Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) New England & North Atlantic Regional Training Conference which was held June 25-27 in Portland, Maine.  The conference, open to both military and civilian attendees, offered the opportunity to attend presentations addressing:

• Design and Construction
• Asset Management
• Emergency Planning and Homeland Security
• Sustainability
• Green Remediation and Infrastructure
• Water Resources
• Small Business
• Federal Source Selection & Acquisition Overview
• Government Contracting Opportunities

The conference was planned jointly by the Boston, Piscataqua, and Narragansett SAME Posts over an eighteen month period.  The conference had over 275 attendees and in addition to the educational opportunities, also featured a golf tournament and an icebreaker reception held at the Ocean Gateway for networking.