BuildX conference to feature women in construction

The Madison Area Builders Association (MABA), Metropolitan Builders Association, and National Association of the Remodeling Industry of Madison will host BuildX, a one-day conference focusing on empowering women in the construction industry, according to a release from MABA. The event, scheduled for Sept. 30 from 11 a.m.–5 p.m., will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Sun Prairie and will feature keynote speaker Ronda Conger of CBH Homes; personal brand coach and photographer Stacy Kaat; Cathy Stepp of Ozark Water Watch; industry advocate Amy Volkmann; and Sarah Young of Zing Collaborative.