South Carolina’s population has increased by more than one million over the last two decades. Additionally, port volumes are expected to double to more than two million containers a year by 2025. At the same time, the tourism economy continues to expand with more visitors traveling to the Palmetto State each year. View sponsorship opportunities.
During the Infrastructure forum, learn:
With other states focused on financing infrastructure to drive economic development, South Carolina policy makers must make infrastructure financing the top priority in 2014. Investing in infrastructure is a core function of government responsibility and will drive economic growth and job creation. View agenda.
- What happened in 2013
- What 2014 holds
- Distribution Facility Needs
- The future of S.C.'s Inland port
- How current policy affect the port
- How current policy affects rail and transit
- Infrastructure and broadband
The following organizations have collaborated with the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce in planning this one day infrastructure forum:
The Competitiveness Agenda Series is compiled of four informational forums covering the key aspects of the Chamber’s Competitiveness Agenda, including infrastructure, health care, environmental/energy and education. Investors may select individual or multiple forums based on company’s needs and exposure level.
- Carolinas AGC / American Road and Transportation Builders of America
- Concrete Pavement Association
- SC Asphalt Pavement Association
- SC Economic Developers’ Association
- SC Fix Our Roads
- SC Forestry Association
- SC Society of Professional Engineers
- SC Trucking Association
Platinum Series Sponsors: BB & T and Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
If unable to attend, substitutions are welcome anytime prior to the start of the conference. A 50% processing fee applies to all conference cancellations. Registrants are responsible for the full registration fee for any cancellation made after 5 p.m., seven days prior to the conference. Registration fees will not be refunded or waived after that date. No-shows will be charged the full registration fee.