Public Works holds 6th annual Project and Construction Management Conference, 29 to 31 Oct

The South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP), which certifies, registers and regulates the project and construction Management Professions will hold its 6th annual Project and Construction Management (PCM) Conference dedicated to transformation and empowerment in unlocking the future potential of the construction industry.

The conference will be addressed by a number of speakers including keynote address by Public Works Minister TW Nxesi, MP, seeks to generate robust debate and deliberations in the quest to finding sustainable solutions to historical as well as developing problem areas, and the newest being joblessness.

Highlights will include massive infrastructure investments of the private sector, both in fully funded private sector initiatives and Public Private Partnerships.

Of particular interest to the youth, there will be a presentation by HDI Youth Marketers focusing on how youth activations will entice youth to the industry. There will also be a student panel which will focus on how students view their curricular and studies at the schools of the built environment in the country. There will also be Master classes focusing on technical issues within the discussion areas.

Source: Government of South Africa