New Directions for New York – Anchin’s 17th Annual State of the Construction Industry

The Harvard Club | 35 West 44th Street, New York, NY
November 15, 2022 8:00 am 10:00 am

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Join Anchin for our 17th annual State of the Construction Industry event on Tuesday, November 15, 2022, presented in cooperation with the New York Building Congress (NYBC), the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York (ACEC New York) and the Subcontractors Trade Association (STA).

This event will feature an outstanding panel of industry leaders and will provide an incredible opportunity to network with emerging leaders and top industry executives. This year’s event begins at 8:00 AM with a breakfast reception and networking. The keynote will begin at 8:30 AM, and the panel discussion will begin at 9:00 AM.

Hope Knight- President & CEO Empire State Development and Commissioner of NYS Dept. of Economic Development


Hope Knight – President, CEO and Commissioner of Empire State Development

Hope Knight is the President, CEO and Commissioner of Empire State Development, New York State’s economic development agency. She was nominated to the position by Governor Kathy Hochul in October 2021, and confirmed by the New York State Senate in May 2022. At ESD, Commissioner Knight is dedicated to policies that advance sustainable and inclusive economic growth. She has been instrumental in the creation of the state’s Office of Strategic Workforce Development, which will focus on improving New York’s workforce development programs and practices to better align with the needs and priorities of today’s employers.

Ms. Knight has also focused efforts on supporting New York State’s small businesses, ensuring that they have the resources needed to grow and thrive, and growing the state’s Minority- and Women-Owned Business community.

Panelists will include:

  • Carlo Scissura, President and CEO, New York Building Congress (Moderator)
  • Jay Badame, President, AECOM
  • Cheryl McKissack, President & CEO, McKissack and McKissack
  • Arthur Metzler, President & CEO, AMA Group
  • Jennifer Stone, Partner, Robert A.M. Stern Architects, LLP

One of the premier construction events of the year, this event is attended by CEOs, CFOs and other executives in the architecture, engineering, construction and real estate industries who want to learn about current trends and the industry outlook, and network with other top executives.

Individual tickets are $150. Click here to register online or mail your payment to Anchin at 1375 Broadway, 18th Floor, New York, NY 10018, Attention: Kimberly Elardo. Please make checks payable to Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP.

For more information, please contact Kimberly Elardo at [email protected] or 212.840.3456.

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