Free Professional Development Conference
FRIDAY MARCH 27th 2020
7:00am Breakfast - 12:00pm Closing
Hilton Inn at Philadelphia’s Penn’s Landing 201 S Christopher Columbus Blvd 19106

Features distinguished speakers and workshops conducted by industry experts from sectors including city planning and development, safety, construction, engineers, law, risk management, education, transportation and healthcare.


John Dougherty

Philadelphia Building Trades Council

Honorable James Kenney

Mayor of Philadelphia

Ben Connors

President, CEO - GBCA

Sean McGarvey

National Building Trades

Michael Venuto

Delaware River Port Authority

Leslie Richards

General Manager - SEPTA

Joe Ashdale

IUPAT DC21 - Philadelphia
Parking Authority Chairman

Jonathan Saidel

Former City Controller

Kenneth Fulmer

President of Urban Engineers

Hosted By:

Signatory Contractors Association
Philadelphia Building Trades Council

The Signatory Contractors
Philadelphia "BUILD" Conference

Building • Construction • Infrastructure • Law and Design

Friday March 27th 2020 · 7:00am Breakfast - 12:00pm Closing

Hilton Inn at Philadelphia’s Penn’s Landing
201 S Christopher Columbus Blvd 19106

Hosted by the Signatory Contractors Association and Philadelphia Building Construction Trades


Past Sponsors

Urban Engineers, Sherwin Williams, Med-Tex Services, Wells Fargo, Colony Hardware

Associations and Affiliated Contractors

Architectural Glass & Metal Association, Associated Master Painters & Decorators Building Contractors of New Jersey, Building Contractors of South Jersey Contractors Association of Eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware Valley Industrial Painters, Delaware Valley Insulation & Abatement Contractors Association, Employing Bricklayers Association, Garden State Council, General Building Contractors Association, Interior Finish Contractors Association Masonry Contractors of New Jersey, Mechanical Contractors Association of Eastern PA, Mechanical Contractors Association of Northeast Philadelphia, NECA Penn-Del-Jersey Chapter, New Jersey Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors Association, NJ Glass & Metal Contractors Association, NJ Industrial Steel Painting Contractors, Philadelphia Suburban Association of Plumbing Heat Roofing Contractors Association, SMCA of Philadelphia & Vicinity, South Jersey Mechanical Contractors Association Steel Erectors' Association, Subcontractors Association of Delaware Valley, Utility & Transportation Contractors Association.

Engineers and Architects

AKF, Baker Boswell, Burns, Gannet Fleming, HNTB, Jacobs, K&S Maser, McCormick Taylor , Parsons Brinkerhoff, Penoni, STV, Urban, URS

Labor Organizations

Boilermakers, Elevator Workers, Bricklayers, Floor Layers, Carpenters, Glaziers, Cement Masons, IBEW, Painters, Plumbers, Sheet Metal Workers, Steamfitters


Med-Tex Services, Colony Hardware, Billows Electric, Eagle Industrial, Graybar, Interstate Aerial, Sherwin Williams, Taylor Oil, Wharton

Facility Owners and Institutions

Aqua America, American Water, Burlington Bristol Bridge Commission, City of Camden, City of Philadelphia, Cooper University Medical Center, Delaware Bay Authority,Delaware River Port Authority, Drexel University, New Jersey American Water, New Jersey Turnpike, NJ Transit, NJDOT, PENNDOT, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, Rowan University, SEPTA, Sun Oil, University of Pennsylvania, Temple University