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Coming Soon: ElevateAEC 2023

By Liisa Andreassen 

The opening of the ElevateAEC conference is just two weeks away, and the really exciting news is that there’s still a chance to attend. So, if you’ve got some wiggle room in your calendar for this largest in-person gathering of industry leaders and award-winning firms, book it now. The event is scheduled from Sept. 13-15 and will be held in Frisco, TX (the new headquarters of the Professional Golf Association – PGA) at the newly-opened Omni PGA Resort

This highly-rated resort is located amongst the beautiful rolling hills of the former Fields Ranch and is just minutes from downtown Frisco. Conference attendees will be greeted with legendary Texas hospitality and unmatched luxury throughout the resort–a venue that provides an ideal place to network, learn and have a little fun to boot. 

So, let’s dive in and see what inspiring and innovative things are planned for this year’s ElevateAEC conference. It’s your last chance to join in. 

10 Reasons to Attend the Sixth Annual ElevateAEC 2023

  1. You’ll join like-minded people who all seek to “elevate the industry.” 
  2. You’ll listen to inspirational keynote speakers. This year’s opening keynote speaker is Harry Clark, best-selling author of Mistakes Millionaires Make.  See a complete list of speakers here
  3. You’ll get to partake in collaborative panel discussions and share problems, solutions and ideas. 
  4. You’ll learn from the industry’s best and brightest how to implement strategies and tactics for everything from new ways to drive performance and efficiency to recruitment, retention, remote work and more. 
  5. You’ll get to choose from 16+ educational sessions to help you with specific items on your to-do list. Recruitment and retention strategy questions? We’ve got answers. Want feedback on your ownership transition plan? We’re listening. Interested in switching up your leadership strategies? We’ve got some ideas. 
  6. You’ll network, connect, and collaborate and likely make some new connections to last a lifetime. 
  7. You’ll meet nearly 30 speakers from across the industry working in a variety of capacities from presidents/CEOs and CFOs to HR directors, marketing and communication directors and venture/innovation officers. Here’s a complete list of speakers and events
  8. You can add a strategic leadership coaching program to your conference ticket. (See details below). 
  9. You’ll enjoy some fun recreational activities. Play a little golf; rejuvenate at the spa; or sip on a poolside cocktail.  
  10. You’ll be part of a movement – one that’s transforming the industry – one step at a time.  

And, if those aren’t enough for you… there’s more. 

A Strategic Leadership Coaching Program Focuses on Self-Awareness 

This year’s Elevate AEC 2023 conference kicks off a new leadership program targeted to top leadership to help them improve social and cognitive skills through strategic self-awareness. It’s funded through a research grant and will be offered free of charge to Elevate attendees (excluding a $195 fee for an online assessment). 

Goals of the program include: 

  • Fostering strategic self-awareness.
  • Equipping leaders with evidence-based cognitive and behavioral tools to enhance their ability to analyze situations, make decisions, and execute strategies.
  • Improving overall well-being.
  • Improving resilience, grit and coachability.

An Iconic Black-Tie Gala Honors 2023 Award Winners 

While learning is the primary focus of the ElevateAEC 2023 event, we know how to make time for some fun too – and we do it with flair. During this year’s black-tie gala, we’ll honor the 2023 winners of the Hot Firm list, Best Firms To Work For, Marketing Excellence, Excellence in Client Experience, Rising Stars, Top New Ventures, and the Jerry Allen Courage In Leadership Awards. 

So, ready to book it? It’s easy. There are a few different ticket options available. Book your choice here. If you have questions or are interested in getting a group rate, contact: events@zweiggroup.com or call the Zweig Group team at 800.466.6275