March of Dimes of Central Pennsylvania presented its Person of the Year award to Bob Scaer, PE, Gannett Fleming chairman and CEO, during its 4th Annual Transportation, Building, and Construction Awards Breakfast on Nov. 7.
“Receiving this award is a true honor for me and Gannett Fleming as we continuously strive to improve the lives of the people we serve,” said Scaer. “Using innovative technologies to find solutions to pressing problems, our work, just like that of the March of Dimes, changes our communities for the better.”
Scaer’s keynote presentation, titled “The Future is Now,” illustrated Gannett Fleming’s focus on Innovation 4.0, which includes artificial intelligence and machine learning. He also told attendees about the firm’s culture of innovation, diversity and inclusion, and unparalleled service to clients.
The yearly event honors leaders and projects from the transportation, building, and construction industries. March of Dimes works to improve healthcare by pioneering research to find solutions to the biggest health threats facing mothers and babies, empowering families with the knowledge and tools to have healthier pregnancies.