Breakfast at Interwire

We hope you will join us for Breakfast at Interwire.

We will get an update on the economy and the construction market from Ken Simonson, Chief Economist with the Associated General Contractors of America (AGCA), with plenty of time to network with colleagues and customers before you hit the trade show floor.

Who should attend:

  • Current AWPA members
  • Companies that draw steel wire in North America
  • Companies that sell wire rod the North American market
  • Companies that supply equipment, materials, or services to the US steel wire drawing industry


7:30 am - 8:00 am     Networking Meet & Greet, Coffee

8:00 am - 8:30 am     Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am     Economic Update from Ken Simonson

Our Speaker:

Ken Simonson has been Chief Economist for the Associated General Contractors of America, the leading construction trade association, since 2001. He provides insight into the economy and what it implies for construction and related industries through frequent media interviews, presentations, and the Data DIGest, his weekly one-page e-newsletter that goes to more than 20,000 subscribers.

Ken has over 40 years of experience analyzing, advocating and communicating about economic and tax issues. He currently serves as an advisor to the Census Bureau’s construction data re-engineering initiative. He is a Fellow and past president of the National Association for Business Economics, and he is co-director of the Tax Economists Forum, a professional meeting group he co-founded in 1982.

Ken has a BA in economics from the University of Chicago, and an MA in economics from Northwestern University.

You can see who is registered here:


There are no publicly visible attendees as of 03/20/2023.