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Aconex provides a leading cloud collaboration platform for the global construction industry. This platform gives owners and contractors in the construction, infrastructure, and energy and resources sectors project-wide visibility and control between the many organizations collaborating across their projects. With more than 50,000 user organizations and over $800 billion of project value delivered in more than 70 countries, Aconex is the industry's most widely adopted and trusted platform. For more information, visit www.aconex.com.
Deloitte provides audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, tax and related services to public and private clients spanning multiple industries. Deloitte serves four out of five Fortune Global 500® companies through a globally connected network of member firms in more than 150 countries and territories bringing world-class capabilities, insights, and high-quality service to address clients' most complex business challenges. To learn more about how Deloitte's approximately 245,000 professionals make an impact that matters, please connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter. Please see www.deloitte.com/about to learn more about our global network of member firms.
Squire Patton Boggs is one of the world's strongest integrated law firms, providing insight at the point where law, business and government meet. A multidisciplinary team of more than 1,500 lawyers in 46 offices across 21 countries provides unrivalled access to expertise and invaluable connections on the ground. It is a seamlessly connected service that operates on any scale – locally or globally – and encompasses virtually every matter, jurisdiction and market. The firm provides solutions which are shaped by a clear, commercially focused understanding of their clients' business goals and an appreciation of the geographic, sector or issue-specific challenges that their clients face. They advise a diverse mix of clients, from long-established leading corporations to emerging businesses, start-up visionaries and sovereign nations. In the private sector, they provide the full range of legal advice required to implement practical strategies and resolve disputes. In the public sector, they counsel governments on privatization of whole industries and on establishment of regulatory systems under which new private businesses can compete. Squire Patton Boggs places their clients at the core of everything they do.
Positioning-centric information is changing the way people, businesses and governments work throughout the world. By applying Trimble's advanced geospatial systems and software solutions, field workers' productivity and safety are improved across the construction project, and workflow inefficiencies are removed. In addition, Trimble's integrated solutions allow all project stakeholders to collect, manage and analyze complex information directly from the field faster and easier, reducing risk and increasing transparency and profitability. When people have accurate field information at the time they need it, stakeholders are aligned, issues are dealt with before they become major problems, and projects come in on time and under budget. Though most widely known for GPS technology, Trimble integrates a wide range of positioning technologies including GPS, laser, optical and inertial, with application software, wireless communications, and services to provide complete commercial solutions. Since its founding 35 years ago, Trimble's products are used on the largest infrastructure projects in over 141 countries. Employees in more than 30 countries, coupled with the world's most capable network of dealers and distribution partners serve and support our customers.
Kroll is the global leader in risk management and corporate investigations. For more than 40 years, Kroll assists its clients to make decisions about businesses, people and assets, with a broad portfolio of services to prevent and mitigate risks.
Hill International (NYSE:HIL) is the global leader in managing construction risk, providing project management and construction claims services to both public and private clients in all construction market sectors. For more than 40 years we have managed all phases of the construction process from concept through completion, employing over 4500 professionals in over 40 countries. Hill is the largest independent project management firm in world and one of the largest construction claims consulting firms in the world. We have helped mitigate over 25,000 construction disputes valued in excess of $100 billion and managed over 10,000 project assignments with a total construction value of over $500 billion. Hill's experience includes some of the largest, most complex construction projects in the world including the Panama Canal Expansion, Riyadh Metro project, the Doha Green Line, the Abu Dhabi International Airport, the Channel Tunnel, Palm Islands and dozens of major infrastructure capital improve programs throughout the world.
Uruguay XXI, the Investment and Export Promotion Institute, works to help internationalize the Uruguayan economy. A country such as Uruguay has great opportunities to grow outside its borders by attracting investment and promoting exports to countries around the world. Uruguay XXI helps both companies and the country as a whole better face the challenges posed by today's world. In addition, our organization seeks to strengthen the country's image abroad by promoting the attributes that make Uruguay a strategic location to do business in the Southern Cone of Latin America.