Rochester Education Event & Happy Hour Meet and Greet

2:00 PM - 7:00 PM



Thursday, September 20, 2018     

2:00-4:00pm: Education Meeting 'Technology is leading the way​'
4:00-7:00pm: Happy Hour Meet & Greet

Rochester Golf & Country Club
3100 Country Club Road SW · 
Rochester, MN 55902
Cost: FREE! To help us with planning, please pre-register by either:
1. Clicking link below
2. email with names/company and contact person
3. Call / text Lisa at 952.270.3645 with names/company and contact person

Virtual Design and Construction – Matt Nohr

  • How Mortenson and Subcontractors are using technology and virtual modeling / techniques to resolve issues before they reach the field. 

Document Control – Alison Hart

  • Discussing the changes in document control methods in the industry, software, and approaches used by Mortenson to maintain consistent information from the design team to the field. 

5S & Lean Innovation – Dean Cook and Brian Boe

  • How lean manufacturing techniques are improving safety and productivity in field and how subcontractors have implemented these on the Discovery Square Phase I Project.


Brian Boe is Senior Superintendent at Mortenson working on the Discovery Square Phase I project in Rochester, MN. In this role, Brian coordinates project site activities and supervises on-site work teams. Brian has led sports, cultural, and hospitality projects across the country. He joined Mortenson in 2001.

Dean Cook is Senior Director of Lean at Mortenson. In this role, Dean supports Mortenson-led project teams in creating an exceptional customer and team member experience while reducing the time and cost of construction through lean practices. Dean has led lean efforts for 12 years in the food and beverage, energy, petrochemicals and construction industries. He joined Mortenson in 2014.

Alison Hart is the Manager of Project Solutions at Mortenson.  Alison supports and partners with Mortenson project teams to ensure they have the right field focused processes, tools, and knowledge to provide proactive construction execution for all stakeholders to be successful.  Alison has been in the Construction Industry for more than 20 years in various Project Management & Technology roles, before joining the Mortenson Team in 2016.   

Matt Nohr is Project Engineer at Mortenson working on the Discovery Square Phase I project in Rochester, MN. In this role, Matt manages and resolves field coordination issues and leads the virtual design and construction efforts at the project level. Matt is a recent graduate from the North Dakota State University Architecture program and has worked with Mortenson since 2014.

Thank you Sponsors

Guest General Contractor


Location: Rochester Golf & Country Club, 3100 Country Club Road SW, Rochester, MN 55902