NIA’s Fall Summit 2019

November 6-7, 2019
MGM National Harbor
National Harbor, Maryland

Educational Sessions

Keynote Session speakers will be posted soon!

See last year's speakers.

Alan Hooper, Research Associate, American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI): The Trucking Industry’s Top Challenges and Solutions
Jenny Rae Le Roux, CEO, Management Consulted: Managing Your Most Important Business Relationship
  Joanna Pineda, CEO, Matrix Group International: Top 5 Tech Trends

 

Industry Session Presentations: Wednesday, November 6

Distributors/Fabricators Session (8:00–9:30 a.m.)

Strategic Recruitment and Retention Tools for the Construction Workforce

Explore challenging workforce issues and innovative solutions that will improve your organization’s success in employee recruitment and retention. Join Laura Cataldo in a discussion on increasing interest among young adults to enter the construction industry, growing and developing talent within your organization, identifying funding programs and partnerships that help solve workforce challenges, and much more.

Speaker:
Laura Cataldo, Senior Manager Construction & Real Estate Services, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

 

Young Professional Advisory Committee (2:15–4:45 p.m.)
Keys to Success in Succession and Leadership Transitions

Eventually, all businesses must transition ownership and leadership positions, and this is especially significant for young professionals in the industry. Laura Cataldo will explore the 2 key components of succession planning that impact a company’s long-term success, and provide an in-depth look at management succession planning, and how young professionals can prepare for future leadership transitions.

Speaker:
Laura Cataldo, Senior Manager Construction & Real Estate Services, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP