Maryland DOT to issue RFP for ‘concept’ for traffic mitigation

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Traffic congestion – it’s a major cause of headaches and heartburn for U.S. transportation officials and the motoring public. With transportation infrastructure funding steadily declining, “innovation” has become the buzz word as government officials seek ways to mitigate growing traffic problems nationwide. The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) is taking innovation to a new level. […]

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Nonprofit groups leading innovative partnerships

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Nonprofit groups are making bold strides and moving into new areas. Many public-private partnerships (P3s/ PPPs) now involve one or more nonprofit organizations. Throughout the country, there are numerous extremely successful examples of great collaborations. In the past, PPPs traditionally involved collaborative efforts between a public entity and a private-sector coalition. And, a typical PPP […]

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Recent storms create huge construction opportunities

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Recent storms have had an immense impact on private-sector planning and construction opportunities in many states. So far this year, the United States has incurred more than $7 billion in damages from floods, and that is less than half of the total damages resulting from weather incidents. Winter storms, heavy spring rains, tornadoes and damaging […]

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Nabers to speak at P3Connect

Mary Scott Nabers, president and CEO of Strategic Partnerships, Inc. and co-founder of the Gemini Global Group, will be a featured speaker at P3Connect. She will be joined by top leaders from all segments of the P3 community to map the future of P3s. The event, which is sponsored by the National Council for Public-Private Partnerships (NCPPP), is being held in Chicago, June 27 – 29, 2016.

P3Connect

Date: June 27, 2016—June 29, 2016
Event: Nabers to speak at P3Connect
Sponsor: NCPPP
Venue: Venue SIX10
Location: Chicago, IL
Registration: Click here to register.
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Nabers to speak at InvestH2O 2016

InvestH2OMary Scott Nabers, president and CEO of Strategic Partnerships, Inc. and co-founder of the Gemini Global Group, will be a featured speaker at InvestH2O 2016: Annual Texas Water Technology Investor Forum. The invitation-only forum global, national, and statewide investment experts will explore immediate and near-term opportunities in the $9+ billion Texas water technology marketplace. The two-day event, which is organized by AccelerateH2O, will be held June 16-17, 2016 in Austin, Texas.

 

 

 

Date: June 16, 2016—June 17, 2016
Event: Nabers to speak at InvestH2O 2016
Sponsor: AccelerateH20
1-800-708-0478
Venue: W Hotel
Location: 200 Lavaca St
Austin, Texas 78701
USA
Registration: Click here to register.
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AIAI Annual Membership Meeting

MemberMeeting-thumbMary Scott Nabers is scheduled to attend the Association for the Improvement of American Infrastructure (AIAI) Annual Membership Meeting  on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 in New York City.

Date: June 14, 2016
Event: AIAI Annual Membership Meeting
Sponsor: AIAI
516-277-2950
Location: New York City, NY
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Nabers to speak at InvestH2O 2016

InvestH2OMary Scott Nabers, president and CEO of Strategic Partnerships, Inc. and co-founder of the Gemini Global Group, will be a featured speaker at InvestH2O 2016: Annual Texas Water Technology Investor Forum. The invitation-only forum global, national, and statewide investment experts will explore immediate and near-term opportunities in the $9+ billion Texas water technology marketplace. The two-day event, which is organized by AccelerateH2O, will be held June 16-17, 2016 in Austin, Texas.

 

 

 

Date: June 16, 2016—June 17, 2016
Event: Nabers to speak at InvestH2O 2016
Sponsor: AccelerateH20
1-800-708-0478
Venue: W Hotel
Location: 200 Lavaca St
Austin, Texas 78701
USA
Registration: Click here to register.
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Nabers to speak at P3Connect

Mary Scott Nabers, president and CEO of Strategic Partnerships, Inc. and co-founder of the Gemini Global Group, will be a featured speaker at P3Connect. She will be joined by top leaders from all segments of the P3 community to map the future of P3s. The event, which is sponsored by the National Council for Public-Private Partnerships (NCPPP), is being held in Chicago, June 27 – 29, 2016.

P3Connect

Date: June 27, 2016—June 29, 2016
Event: Nabers to speak at P3Connect
Sponsor: NCPPP
Venue: Venue SIX10
Location: Chicago, IL
Registration: Click here to register.
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Nabers: Austin’s robust construction activity means public dollars are up for grabs

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Construction activity in Austin and Central Texas will contribute to what looks to be another banner year for public-sector spending in 2016. Construction spending nationwide for 2015 reached the highest level since the national financial crisis in 2007, and public sector construction figures rose to $1.097 trillion throughout the country. Government contracts for construction projects […]

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Social impact bonds: New opportunities for public-private partnerships

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Social impact bonds are becoming yet another type of public-private partnership emerging in this country. These “pay for success” contracts are used as coalitions to outsource social programs, with the private partner paid for achieving successful outcomes. They can address issues such as homelessness, prisoner recidivism, community health, etc.

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Nabers to offer insights on public-private partnerships at conference

F6246741911211064670748819456_313e58b0e10.3.1Mary Scott Nabers, president and CEO of Strategic Partnerships, Inc. and co-founder of the Gemini Global Group, will be among an impressive group of economic innovation experts to address the Friday, April 29, Westchester: County of Tomorrow conference in West Harrison, New York.

Date: April 19, 2016—April 19, 2016
Event: Nabers to offer insights on public-private partnerships at conference
Sponsor: Westchester County Association
Registration: Click here to register.
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Nabers among presenters for P3C conference in Dallas in March

LogoMary Scott Nabers will be a featured speaker upcoming P3C Public-Private Partnership Conference and Expo 2016. The event, hailed as one of the largest gatherings of government and industry development professionals, will be March 7-9, 2016, in Dallas.

This year’s featured speakers include both public agency officials and industry practitioners. Attendees will have numerous networking opportunities as well as sessions for sharing of information on best practices and lessons learned regarding P3s. Roundtable discussions will cover topics such as issues, new trends and other topics related to P3s. Twenty-five sessions are planned.

Date: March 7, 2016—March 9, 2016
Event: Nabers among presenters for P3C conference in Dallas in March
Sponsor: P3C
(888) 206-9819
Venue: Sheraton Dallas Downtown Hotel
Location: Dallas, TX
Registration: Click here to register.
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CG/LA 7th North American Infrastructure Leadership Forum

CGLA LinkedInMary Scott Nabers will be among the speakers for the upcoming CG/LA 7th North American Infrastructure Leadership Forum. The event is set for Oct. 26-28 in Washington, D.C.

This year’s forum will highlight North America’s Strategic Top 100 infrastructure projects. Organizers expect more than 500 infrastructure industry-leading executives to attend the forum.

Forum participants will also have the opportunity to participate in the Blueprint 2025 initiative. This program is a 50-state effort featuring 100 CEOs and will create an infrastructure plan for the incoming administration in the nation’s capital as well as over the next two election cycles.
Date: October 26, 2015—October 28, 2015
Event: CG/LA 7th North American Infrastructure Leadership Forum
Sponsor: CG/LA
202-776-0990
Venue: Capital Hilton
Location: Washington, D.C.
Registration: Click here to register.
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Mary Scott Nabers at CG_LA Infrastructure

Mary Scott Nabers at CG_LA Infrastructure

Date: February 26, 2016
Appearance: Mary Scott Nabers at CG_LA Infrastructure
Location: New York City

Maryland DOT to issue RFP for ‘concept’ for traffic mitigation

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Traffic congestion – it’s a major cause of headaches and heartburn for U.S. transportation officials and the motoring public. With transportation infrastructure funding steadily declining, “innovation” has become the buzz word as government officials seek ways to mitigate growing traffic problems nationwide. The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) is taking innovation to a new level. […]

Read More »

Nonprofit groups leading innovative partnerships

high_ore-300x236

Nonprofit groups are making bold strides and moving into new areas. Many public-private partnerships (P3s/ PPPs) now involve one or more nonprofit organizations. Throughout the country, there are numerous extremely successful examples of great collaborations. In the past, PPPs traditionally involved collaborative efforts between a public entity and a private-sector coalition. And, a typical PPP […]

Read More »

Recent storms create huge construction opportunities

storm

Recent storms have had an immense impact on private-sector planning and construction opportunities in many states. So far this year, the United States has incurred more than $7 billion in damages from floods, and that is less than half of the total damages resulting from weather incidents. Winter storms, heavy spring rains, tornadoes and damaging […]

Read More »

New report lays out frightening consequences of inaction

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America’s infrastructure is crumbling – our roads, bridges, schools and water plants. While government officials are eager to address these growing needs, funding sources are scarce. There is an alternative solution to paying for infrastructure projects with funding other than local, state and federal allocations.  But, according to a report released this week by the […]

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U.S. water infrastructure suffering from ‘culture of neglect’

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Outdated water infrastructure is threatening the public health and the nation’s economy. The state of that infrastructure is being studied and analyzed throughout the country through a series of H20 Catalyst interactive town hall broadcasts. The meetings are designed to explore the state of American water infrastructure in what is being called an era of […]

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