ABOUT THE FORUM
The Guam Industry Forum 2022 will be a three-day event, scheduled from November 14-16, 2022, at the Dusit Thani Guam Resort. Hundreds of government and industry representatives will attend the forum. Get to meet decision makers in the military who will manage the design, construction, and service contracts.
The SAME Guam Post and its affiliate organizations in the U.S. are reaching out to businesses to come to Guam and form partnerships with local and regional companies to implement long term strategies which will generate jobs and build a better future for Guam, the Marianas and Micronesia.
The event, organized by the Guam Post of the Society of American Military Engineers, with the support of the Guam Contractor's Association and the Guam Chamber of Commerce, will bring construction contractors, architects, engineers, suppliers and service providers from the U.S. and Guam together to discuss and explore how collaboration will be achieved.
The development of military and strategic facilities in the Indo-Pacific Region is continuing. Admiral John C. Aquilino, the Indo-Pacific Commander stated before the House Armed Services Committee on March 9, 2022 that over $11 billion in new military and commercial construction, maintenance and service contracts will be let over the next 5 years on Guam and the Indo-Pacific Region. Guam and the Marianas as well as other Micronesian islands are experiencing the largest U.S. defense design, construction, supply, and service initiatives in recent history. At the same time, commercial construction and public infrastructure projects created by the American Rescue Plan are creating unprecedented opportunities for designers, constructors, suppliers, and service companies.
The Guam Industry Forum 2022 is being held to provide networking and business opportunities for contractors and service providers large and small. Industry and government engagement creates a multidisciplined collaboration that improves America’s defenses in the Indo-Pacific region.