• WebEd: 2021 Construction Economic Look Ahead

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    Name: WebEd: 2021 Construction Economic Look Ahead
    Date: December 3, 2020
    Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM HST
    Event Description:


    Understand the data to understand what's going on. We're now past the six month mark since COVID-19 spread to the US. Though most states initially imposed restrictions, recent signs point toward reopening and recovery. Join this webinar to hear our experts explain the story of construction data, jobs reports, and what this means for our industry in 2021. 

    Key Takeaways:

    • Trends in Construction activity across the Country.
    • What states are recovering and which ones are not.
    • What sectors and verticals have been impacted most.
    • Deep Dive into the key metro area activity.
    • What this means for 2021.

    Speakers:

    Kristopher Lengieza
    Senior Director of Business Development, Marketplace
    Procore

    Procore Technologies. The Marketplace Team oversees the development of partnerships and integrations built upon the Procore platform. Kris has been a long-time construction technology evangelist and continues to push the construction industry forward. Prior to working at Procore, Kris was the Vice President of Operational Excellence at Stiles Corporation in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Kris oversaw a team that leads many initiatives including Quality, Safety, Innovation, Training, VDC, and Financials. Kris has also been instrumental in the implementation of VDC, LEAN and LEED principles at several other companies over the course of his career.


    Ken Simonson
    Chief Economist
    The Associated General Contractors of America

    Ken Simonson has been chief economist for the Associated General Contractors of America, the leading trade association for the construction industry, since 2001. He provides insight into the economy and what it implies for construction and related industries through frequent media interviews, presentations and the Data DIGest, his weekly one-page e-newsletter that goes to over 50,000 subscribers. 

    Ken has more than 40 years of experience analyzing, advocating and communicating about economic and tax issues. 

    He currently serves as liaison to the Census Bureau’s Construction Data Modernization  Working Group. He is a Fellow and past president of the National Association for Business Economics, and he is co-director of the Tax Economists Forum, a professional meeting group he co-founded in 1982.

    Ken has a BA in economics from the University of Chicago, and an MA in economics from Northwestern University.

     

    WebEd Recording: 

    Everyone who registers for an AGC WebEd will receive a link with access to the audio recording and the presentation.

    Technology Requirements: 

    AGC of America uses Go-To-Meetings to conduct WebEd. You will not incur any cost for using the platform. However, if you have not used this platform previously, please test your computer prior to the WebEd. You may be required to download software, i.e., Java and may need administrative rights to your computer. For computer specifications, please visit https://www.gotomeeting.com/meeting/online-meeting-support or contact meetings@agc.org

     

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    Date/Time Information:
    December 3, 2020
    9:00 am - 10:00 am
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