Dodge Construction Outlook 2020

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Written by Ben Johnson on October 31, 2019

Dodge Construction Outlook 2020, the premier market forecasting event of the construction industry, took place October 31 in Chicago.

Attendees got a firsthand view of industry trends, issues, and the construction market forecast for the year ahead. Leading industry experts shared information that is critical to your business and that will help you shape your strategy for 2020.

Couldn’t make it this year? You can still get the insights and details you need to plan for business success in 2020 and beyond – the full Dodge Construction Outlook 2020 report is now available here!

Below are some of the many highlights from this year’s event!


Live Chicago jazz helped kick off the event at the welcome reception, sponsored by Breezy HR.

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Rohit Bhargava, innovation and marketing expert, and founder of the Non-Obvious Company was our first keynote speaker.

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Cris deRitis of Moody’s Analytics presented on the U.S. economic outlook.

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A panel discussion on modular building was hosted by Dodge’s Senior Director of Industry Insights Research Steve Jones, with experts from two companies leading the way in this burgeoning construction trend, The Hill Group and Skender Construction.

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The luncheon keynote presentation was delivered by Jim Craig, renowned hockey goalie, olympic gold medalist, and successful entrepreneur.

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Finally, newly appointed Chief Economist Richard Branch was welcomed to the stage for his in-depth presentation on the construction outlook for 2020. Rich highlighted his take on the economy, detailed breakdowns by construction segment, potential pitfalls, and areas of opportunity he sees on the road ahead.

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To learn more about the construction outlook for 2020 and beyond, talk to your Dodge rep, purchase the Dodge Construction Outlook 2020 report, use the chat button below, or call 877.784.9556 today!