Zetlin & De Chiara actively leads seminars, conferences and roundtables, offering industry professionals insights and perspectives in the rapidly evolving fields in which we work.

Event: Outlook 2017: The Future of Labor in Construction
Speaker: Michael K. De Chiara, Richard T. Anderson, Jay Badame, Sabrina Kanner, Gary LaBarbera, Steve McGinnis, Joseph G. Mizzi, Charles F. Murphy, Edward V. Piccinich
Date: May 31, 2017
Time: 08:00AM — 10:00AM
Location: Union League Club

Understanding all sides of the construction conundrum will help participants develop a way forward. Complex, urban construction requires highly-skilled labor in order to build safely and efficiently. Yet, rising costs have driven many of New York's leading owner/developers to eo employ less expensive, non-union labor particularly in the residential sector.

Event: ACEC | Zetlin & De Chiara | Anchin, Present Succession and Transition Planning: The Future is Now
Speaker: David Gockel, Langan | William Hadge, GZA | Jeff Lookup, Morrissey Goodale | Mike Seyle, BuroHappold | Michael Shamma, Gannett Fleming | Mitchel Simpler, Jaros Baum & Bolles
Date: June 20, 2017
Time: 08:00AM — 12:00PM
Location: Anchin, Block Anchin LLP Conference Center

Industry leaders will discuss how they envision the future of engineering companies. Succession planning is essential to the survival of any organization. Firms of all sizes wrestle with how to best transition leadership and ownership interests. This program will examine the issues and considerations that need to be addressed and provide examples of how leading firms are moving forward.