Skills Hub

If you are looking to get ahead in the hunt for your next fantastic role in the construction industry then make sure you stop by the New York Build Skills Hub. Featuring a panel of industry experts, this session will cover a range of issues such as: what employers are looking for, how to get ahead in the game, how to get your head hunter working for you

11.00 a.m. Skills & Development Panel
- What HR/Recruiters are looking for?
- How young students are being prepared for the construction industry? What extra training schemes are out there?
- How can young professionals get ahead in the game?
- Career trajectories in construction & real estate development, how early career decisions impact overall growth potential
- The pros and cons of specialization within the field
- How to get your head-hunter working for you

Moderator: Nick Master, Program Coordinator, Rockaway Development & Revitalization Corporation


David Cone-Gorham, Owner, NYCM Search 

Regina Ford Cahill, Chairperson, Construction, Facilities Management & Real Estate Practice Programs, Pratt Institute 

Carla Swickerath, Principal, Studio Libeskind 

Nada Marie Anid, Ph.D. Dean, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, New York Institute of Technology 

Kimberly Brown, Co-Founder, Principal, Strata Architects