The CIP Partners Academy is a series of seminars designed for City staff, vendors, and other parties involved in the City's Capital Improvement Program (CIP).

CIP PArtners Academy headrer 2020 2021

The goals of the academy are to:

  • Provide information, tools, and resources needed to pursue City professional services and construction contracts
  • Gain a better understanding of City processes, roles, and responsibilities associated with CIP contracting
  • Provide an opportunity to network with CIP partners

Participants attending all 6 seminars will receive a certificate of completion from the City


2020/2021 CIP Partners Academy sessions:

August 19, 2020 - Good faith Effort Process

October 21, 2020 - The Request for Qualifications Process

October 21, 2020 - How to Submit a Successful 00400

December 16, 2020 - Consultant Rate Review Process

December 16, 2020 - The Prevailing Wage Program

February 17, 2021 - Consultant Performance Evaluation Program

February 17, 2021 - Construction Contractor Performance Evaluation Program

April 14, 2021 - Construction Manager at Risk (CMR) Contracting Method process

June 16, 2021 - Upcoming Projects and How to become a City of Austin Vendor


2020/2021 CIP Partners Academy session content


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