Builders Show Panel Focuses on Rebuilding Gulf Cost
An educational session at the International Builders’ Show (IBS) this week will provide home builders and remodelers with insights into how they can participate in the ongoing recovery and rebuilding efforts along the Gulf Coast in the wake of Hurricanes Katrina, Rita and Wilma.
The session is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 12, at 1:00-5:00 p.m. in the South Building, Room 230C of the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.
The session is open to all IBS registrants.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Fannie Mae and the Mississippi Renewal Commission will be represented on the panel of speakers. Also participating will be NAHB economists and representatives from state and local home builders associations in the devastated area.
Other speakers include architect Andres Duarny and Robert Wilbe, of A National Partnership to Streamline Government.