ENR New York Presents "THE PULSE: A Closer Look at the National Healthcare Construction Boom," Friday, March 1, 2013 in NYC

  ENR New York Presents "THE PULSE: A Closer Look at the National Healthcare
               Construction Boom," Friday, March 1, 2013 in NYC

PR Newswire

Feb. 26

Conference to Feature Keynote Address by Sharon Greenberger, Senior Vice
President, Facilities Development & Engineering, New York Presbyterian
Hospital

NEW YORK – February 26, 2013 – Healthcare construction is one of the largest
nonresidential sectors of construction, and is expected to make a modest
rebound in 2013 after 2012's downturn. To further investigate the sector's
trends, developments and management challenges from both regional and national
levels, McGraw-Hill Construction's ENR New York
(http://newyork.construction.com) presents its fourth annual event, "THE
PULSE: A Closer Look at the at the National Healthcare Construction Boom."
The conference will be held Friday, March 1, 2013 from 7:30-11:25 a.m. at The
McGraw-Hill Companies' headquarters, 1221 Avenue of the Americas, in
Manhattan.

The conference will explore the issues currently affecting the national and
regional healthcare construction market, such as new healthcare policies,
medical innovations, an aging U.S. population, new technologies, increased
single-bed-room demand and increased healthcare consumerism. Panelists from
all levels of healthcare industry construction and innovation will discuss the
effects of these trends and the uncertainty that comes with financial concerns
and governmental policy changes. Speakers will examine new opportunities for
contractors and subcontractors, as well as design and engineering firms, and
will analyze the effect of shifting medical policies and practices on the
construction industry.

The event features a keynote address by Sharon Greenberger, Senior Vice
President, Facilities Development & Engineering, New York Presbyterian
Hospital. Additional scheduled speakers include representatives from AKF
Group, Array Architects, Continuum Health Partners, Dormitory Authority of the
State of New York, Gilbane Building, Harlem Hospital Center, Hunter Roberts
Construction Group, Lend Lease (US) Construction LMB, Inc., McKissack &
McKissack, Morgan Construction Enterprises, Inc., New York City Economic
Development Corporation, New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation, North
Shore-LIJ Health System, Structure Tone, Tishman Construction Company, and
Turner Construction Company, Zetlin & De Chiara, LLP.

Sponsors of the event include: Platinum sponsor, Autodesk; Gold sponsors, AKF
Group, Array Architects, Gilbane Building Company, Hunter Roberts Construction
Group, Lend Lease, McKissack & McKissack, Morgan Construction Enterprises,
Inc., Skanska, Structure Tone, Tishman Construction Company, and Turner
Construction Company; Exhibitors, CMiC, Consolidated Carpet, EarthCam,
Environmental Contractors Association, Greenman-Pederson, Inc., Jaros, Barum &
Balles, Langan Engineering and Environmental Services, RSP Systems (Capstone),
Schneider-Electric, and VHB. Supporting sponsors include AIA New York Chapter,
Building Trades Employers' Association of New York City, Greater New York
Construction User Council, New York Building Congress, Society for Marketing
Professional Services New York, and Subcontractors Trade Association.

The event's complete agenda, speaker bios and registration information are
available at http://thepulseconference.com. A limited number of press passes
are available to credentialed media representatives; to request one, contact
Kathy Malangone, Senior Director, Marketing Communications, McGraw-Hill
Construction, +1 212-904-4376, kathy_malangone@mcgraw-hill.com.

For more McGraw-Hill Construction events, visit
http://construction.com/events.

About McGraw-Hill Construction:
McGraw-Hill Construction's data, analytics, and media businesses—Dodge,
Sweets, Architectural Record, and Engineering News-Record— create
opportunities for owners, architects, engineers, contractors, building product
manufacturers, and distributors to strengthen their market position, size
their markets, prioritize prospects, and target and build relationships that
will win more business. McGraw-Hill Construction serves more than one million
customers through its trends and forecasts, industry news, and leading
platform of construction data, benchmarks, and analytics, including Dodge
BuildShare and Dodge SpecShare. To learn more, visit www.construction.com.

About The McGraw-Hill Companies:
The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP), a financial intelligence and education
company, signed an agreement to sell its McGraw-Hill Education business to
investment funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC in November
2012. Following the sale closing, expected in early 2013, the Company will be
renamed McGraw Hill Financial (subject to shareholder approval) and will be a
powerhouse in benchmarks, content and analytics for the global capital and
commodity markets. The Company's leading brands will include: Standard &
Poor's, S&P Capital IQ, S&P Dow Jones Indices, Platts, Crisil, J.D. Power and
Associates, McGraw-Hill Construction and Aviation Week. The Company will have
approximately 17,000 employees in more than 30 countries. Additional
information is available at www.mcgraw-hill.com.

Media Contact:
Kathy Malangone, Senior Director, Marketing Communications,
McGraw-Hill Construction, +1 212-904-4376, kathy_malangone@mcgraw-hill.com

/PRNewswire -- Feb. 26, 2013/



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