Engineering News-Record Editors Will Focus on the Impacts of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
FOLSOM, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — March 19, 2010 — Meridian Systems, the Plan-Build-Operate technology solutions leader for project-based organizations, announced today a series of Webinars that will focus on the impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) and strategies to gear-up for growth in 2010 and beyond.
To register for the complimentary Webinars, go to http://video.webcasts.com/events/pmny001/viewer/index.jsp?eventid=33859.
Hosted by the editors at Engineering News-Record and sponsored by Meridian, these Webinars will address the impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) on the industry one year later. Attendees will also hear how project-based organizations can effectively address the stringent visibility and transparency requirements that ARRA requires.
Webinar I: One Year After the Stimulus: What’s Left, and What’s in it for You
March 25, 2:00 EST
As the stimulus measure approaches its one year mark, Tom Ichniowski, Washington Bureau Chief for Engineering News-Record, along with a panel of leading public owners, will look at how much of ARRA's estimated $130 billion in construction funding is available and how construction firms can pursue these business opportunities.
Marc Krichman, Director of Industry Marketing, Meridian Systems
Tom Ichniowski, Washington Bureau Chief, Engineering News-Record
Webinar II: Becoming a Competitive Player in a New Market
April 15, 2:00 EST
The recession and passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act have both had major impacts on the shape and growth patterns of the construction marketplace, in the near term, and possibly for some years to come. How can you retool your workforce and change your competitive strategy to be a player? Debra K. Rubin, Engineering News-Record Editor-at-Large for Business, Management and Workforce will lead a panel of industry forecasters and CEOs of small and large firms to look at the changing landscape and offer tips for survival and success!
Bruno Berti, Senior Director of Product Management, Meridian Systems
Debra K. Rubin, Editor-at-Large, Business, Management & Workforce, Engineering News-Record
For more information and to register, visit http://video.webcasts.com/events/pmny001/viewer/index.jsp?eventid=33859.
About Meridian Systems
Meridian Systems, a Trimble Company (NASDAQ: TRMB), is the Plan-Build-Operate technology solutions leader for project-based organizations (PBO2). Building owners, construction and engineering firms, and public agencies use Meridian software to effectively manage capital building programs and facility assets. Meridian offers construction project management and infrastructure lifecycle management solutions that reduce project costs and schedules across the plan-build-operate project lifecycle. To learn more about how project-based organizations are benefitting from Meridian solutions, download a user study from FMI by visiting: www.meridiansystems.com.
Tamara Kaestner, Marketing Programs Manager, 916-294-2375