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06 Feb 2024

Are you ready for the USA’s largest networking event for Women in Construction?

Are you ready for the USA’s largest networking event for Women in Construction?

New York Build is returning to the Javits Center bigger than ever before! Join us for an unmissable two days of incredible content, entertainment and networking.


Hear from a diverse and wide range of female industry leaders from across the sector, including: 

  • Sharon Berger CCM, ENV SP, Vice President, Construction - Gannett Fleming

  • Ana Dudarenko, Project Manager - CBRE

  • Dhruma Shah, Project Controls Specialist, Project Controls - STV

  • Yenisei Bell, President-Owner - YGB Design Group

  • Kelly Davis - Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

  • Sofia Berger, Senior Vice President and Transportation & Infrastructure National Business Line Executive - WSP

  • Sevinc Yuksel, Senior Vice President, Head of Design & Construction - Rudin

  • Tiffany Yao, MCR, WELL Faculty, Managing Director - Newmark

  • Rena Barta, Vice President Transportation Infrastructure - Parsons Corporation

  • Jennifer Cass, Senior Vice President of Capital Program - NYC Economic Development Corporation

  • Suzanne Veira, Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer - NYC School Construction Authority


Network with 35,000+ contractors, architects, developers, realtors, civil engineers, government, suppliers and construction professionals at New York’s biggest Festival of Construction.  


Attending companies include AECOM, Burns & Mcdonnell, CBRE, Cushman & Wakefield, Gilbane Building Company, HDR, HNTB, JLL, Lendlease, MTA, New York City Department of Transportation, Parsons, Perkins Eastman, Savills, Stantec, Structure Tone, Suffolk Construction, Turner Construction Company and W.E O'Neil. 


New York Build features 400+ exhibitors, 500+ industry leaders speaking across 15 conference tracks (including 3 brand new stages/track - Facilities Management, Architecture & Design and Fire Safety & Security), the Architect’s Hub and the Government Hub, where you can meet procurement teams, buyers and decision-makers from leading Government Agencies. 


Take part in the USA’s largest networking event for Women in Construction, where you can connect with and feel inspired by New York Build ambassadors from all across the AEC industry. Held in partnership with our industry partners, this event is free-to-attend and gives you the opportunity to network with other like-minded women, from students and graduates to VP’s and CEOs! This is just one of the many exclusive networking events co-hosted with leading industry bodies, that include NAWIC, NABWIC, Professional Women in Construction New York, Female Design Council, plus more!


New York Build is proud to once again be working with our large team of inspiring Diversity and Women in Construction Ambassadors. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to meet and network with inspiring individuals from across New York as you celebrate the successes and discuss the challenges facing female AEC professionals.

But that’s not all! The biggest Festival of Construction is packed full of fun, entertainment, and incredible giveaways. From live music performances and buskers to exclusive surprises and giveaways, New York Build will be an expo to remember. Where else can you relax with a refreshing drink, groove to the beats of our DJ, and network with fellow construction industry professionals all under one roof? 


Dates to mark in your diaries:

  • New York Build - Feb 13-14, Javits Center

  • Diversity in Construction Panel - Feb 13, 3pm - 3.50pm

  • Diversity in Construction Networking Event - Feb 13, 4:15pm - 5:30pm

  • Women in Construction Panel - Feb 14, 1pm - 1:50pm

  • Women in Construction Networking Event - Feb 14, 2pm - 3:15pm


New York Build Expo is free to attend and promises to be two fun-filled days of high-level content, networking opportunities and endless entertainment. Find out more and register free tickets for your team today at:


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