15th June 2017 08:30 to 12:30

Michael Debiak to Speak at 2017 Commercial Observer Event – Planes, Trains and Urban Infrastructure

The CUNY Graduate Center, 365 5th Ave, New York, NY 10016

About the event

On June 15, 2017, Vice President and New York Office Managing Director Michael Debiak will join industry colleagues to moderate a panel at the “Planes, Trains and Urban Infrastructure” event with the Commercial Observer in New York. The event is part of the 2017 Design & Construction Conference series that will highlight the current construction boom resulting from the need of New York and the surrounding areas for modern and expanded transportation infrastructure and modernized airports.

Michael will moderate a panel entitled “NYC’s Waterfronts – Newly Modernized Piers, Ports and Water Transportation”. The panel will discuss how the landscape of New York waterfronts are changing and various capital programs that are underway and upcoming. He will be joined by Giuliana Benedicty, Hunter Robers; Greg Clancy, RXR; George Giaquinto, Howard Hughes; Richard Cote, NYCEDC and Michael Samuelian, Governors Island Trust.

11:20 - Michael's Panel #3: NYC’S Waterfronts – Newly Modernized Piers, Ports and Water Transportation

Michael Debiak has more than 35 years of experience in the construction industry, providing program and project management, capital program oversight, and risk management on projects throughout the Northeastern United States, including the MTA Independent Engineering Consultant for capital projects, Port Authority of NY & NJ PMO and Goethals Bridge (P3), Mayor’s Office for Recovery and Resiliency and NJ Transit’s Super Storm Sandy Recovery Program.

The purpose of this conference is for public agencies to talk about their capital programs that are underway and upcoming and for experts to discuss their projects and trends. Faithful+Gould is a Platinum sponsor for this event.
If you are in the area, please make sure to stop by to learn more about our expertise in infrastructure.


Agenda

08:30 - Registration and Breakfast

09:10 - Opening Remarks from Commercial Observer

09:15 - Keynote Address from Ali Chaudhry, NYS Deputy Secretary for Transportation

09:30 - PANEL #1: Airport Development –Transforming the Region's Airports for the Future

10:15 - PANEL #2: Infrastructure Development – The Regional Bridges, Tunnels and Transit Construction Boom

11:00 - Break

11:20 - Michael's Panel #3: NYC’S Waterfronts – Newly Modernized Piers, Ports and Water Transportation

12:05 - Closing Remarks from Commercial Observer



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Location

The CUNY Graduate Center, 365 5th Ave, New York, NY 10016

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