The Puerto Rico Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC-PR), the island’s construction association, announced the celebration of its annual executive conference on Thursday, September 9, 2021 starting at 9 a.m. at the Wyndham Grand Rio Mar resort.
This event is part of the 47th Annual Construction Convention and Exhibition organized by AGC-PR.
“After more than a decade of continuing challenges – economic recession, catastrophic hurricanes, earthquakes and the COVID 19 pandemic – finally Puerto Rico and the construction industry are poised to make the largest capital investment in the infrastructures of our history “, AGC-PR said President Umberto Donato in a letter.
The Executive Conference will focus on the challenges and opportunities of rebuilding Puerto Rico. Due to the historical significance and significance of this event, the keynote speakers for the day will be Governor Pedro Pierluisi and Sierra-Zorita from the administration of US President Joe Biden.
“We want to carry a relevant and impactful message. I hope that on this day we will find a unity of purpose between the private sector and the government to, together with the workforce and businesses here, execute and complete the transformation of infrastructure. . All of this for the sake of the people and the future of Puerto Rico, ”said Donato, who acknowledged the sponsorship of the Museum of the Construction Industry at the Executive Conference.
The first part of the Executive Conference will be the Infrastructure Forum, where heads of agencies related to infrastructure and reconstruction at the local and federal levels will present a progress report on ongoing reconstruction programs and efforts and, more later, they will participate in discussion sessions with leaders of the construction industry.
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