Officials to Release New Data Showing the Impacts of the Coronavirus on the United States’ Construction Workforce During Virtual Media Event on Thursday, September 2 at Noon EDT

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On Washington – RealEstateRama – Thursday, September 2 at noon EDT, the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) and Autodesk will release new data showing the scope and impact of construction workforce shortages and how the ongoing coronavirus, including the Delta variant, has impacted the sector. The data will include national, regional and state* figures and be shared during a virtual media event. The new data is based on a survey of construction firms and includes details on how the coronavirus is impacting jobs, the sector’s use of technology and how the industry can grow again.

Stephen Sandherr and Ken Simonson, AGC’s CEO and chief economist respectively, will release the new data and identify measures public officials should take to address workforce shortages and offset the impacts of the coronavirus. Allison Scott, director of construction thought leadership and customer marketing at Autodesk, will discuss how technology can help address current workforce issues. Construction contractors will discuss local labor conditions and the steps they are taking to cope with them.

WHO: Stephen E. Sandherr, CEO, Associated General Contractors of America, Arlington, VA

Ken Simonson, Chief Economist, Associated General Contractors of America, Arlington, VA

Allison Scott, Director of Construction Thought Leadership and Customer Marketing at Autodesk, Boston, MA

Construction Contractors

WHAT: Release of New Data Showing the State the Construction Workforce and Industry, Nationally, Regionally and by State*


Thursday, September 2, 2021


Or dial: 301 715 8592

Webinar ID: 885 0883 7674

CONTACT: Brian Turmail, 703-459-0238 or .

*State data available for Ala., Alaska, Calif., Colo., Fla., Ga., Idaho, Ill., Ind., Iowa, Kan., Ky., La., Mich., Minn., Mo., Neb., Nev., N.C., N.Y., Ohio, Okla., Ore., Pa., S.D., Tenn., Texas, Utah, Va. Wash. and Wisc.


CONTACT: Brian Turmail
(703) 459-0238;

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