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Confronting the High Cost of Building Material

Aug 18, 2021 - 3:00 PM (ET) - Online
Hosted by CFMA

About this Event

The pandemic-related business and factory shut-downs were widespread during 2020. Now, a year later, the construction industry is seeing exorbitant price increases for raw materials, labor, and supply chain disruptions. This webinar will address the high cost of building materials, pre-purchasing strategies, construction contracts, construction schedule considerations, and the upside and pitfalls of utilizing alternative construction means and methods to get balance sheets to pre-pandemic norms.

Learning objectives:
After this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Learn about the rise of material costs as well as the ability to obtain those materials for upcoming projects.
  • Understand the global and local economies and how they affect material escalation and availability.
  • Better understand supplier timelines to negotiate upcoming contracts with developers and project owners to mitigate contract risk

Level & Prerequisites:
This is a group-internet-based program at the Basic Level. No prerequisites or advanced preparation required

CPE information:
Earn 1.5 CPE credit in the field of Management Services.

Who should attend?
CFOs, Contractors, Subcontractors, Suppliers, CPAs, Business Owners, Professional Advisors.

Group Viewing:
If you plan to view this program as part of a group and need to earn CPE credit, please contact CFMA at education@cfma.org.

Sponsored By:

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Featured Speakers

Neil Opfer, MBA, University of Las Vegas
Brenden Graves, VP of Development, Kalb Industries
Kallen Kildea, President, Builders United
Todd Jones, Attorney, JonesAnderson
Kevin Booth, CCIFP, CFO, WesCror


Members: Free
Non-members: $69.00

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