OCTOBER 18-20, 2017 LAS VEGAS CONVENTION CENTER
Increase your fortune at METALCON
 

METALCON provides the best industry-relevant learning experiences in the world.

Choose from these master classes all focused on improving your revenue and profit.

 


WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19

9:30am-10:30am

10:45am-11:45am

9:30am-10:30am

10:45am-11:45am

RETROFIT
ROOFING

E01:  
Top Ten Things that Get Metal Roof Designers in Trouble

Charlie Smith
McElroy Metal, Inc.

E09: 
Comparison of Metal and Non-Metal Retrofit Systems

Lee Shoemaker  
Vincent Sagan  
MBMA

E17: 
Comparison of Metal and Non-Metal Retrofit Systems

Lee Shoemaker  
Vincent Sagan  
MBMA

E25: 
Top Ten Things that Get Metal Roof Designers in Trouble

Charlie Smith
 McElroy Metal, Inc.

BUILDING
ENVELOPE

E02:
Best Practices for Installing – and Bidding on – Insulated Metal Panels

Experts from the MCA
IMP Funders Group

E10:
The Roof: The Greatest Asset (or
pain in the asset) to the Building

Rob Haddock 
Metal Roof Advisory Group
 

E18:
The Roof: The Greatest Asset (or
pain in the asset) to the Building

Rob Haddock  
Metal Roof Advisory Group
 

E26: 
Best Practices for Installing – and Bidding on – Insulated Metal Panels

Experts from the MCA
MP Funders Group

BUSINESS
SUCCESS

E03:
How to Boost Your Value to Achieve the Career You Desire

Belinda Gates  
Compass Enterprises, LLC

 

E11: 
Lead with SPICE - 5 Bold Steps for Communication that Changes Your Team


Todd Miller  
Isaiah Industries, Inc.

 

E19: 
Lead with SPICE - 5 Bold Steps for Communication that Changes Your Team


Todd Miller
Isaiah Industries, Inc.

 

E27: 
How to Boost Your Value  to Achieve the Career You Desire

Belinda Gates  
Compass Enterprises, LLC

 

WHY
METAL?

E04:   
Why a Metal Roof?  
A 44-Year Perspective

Chuck Howard  
Metal Roof Consultants

 

E12:
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of
Mechanically Seamed Roof Panels

Jonathan Rider  
D.I. Roof Seamers

 

E20:
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of
Mechanically Seamed Roof Panels

Jonathan Rider
D.I. Roof Seamers

 

E28: 
Why a Metal Roof?  
A 44-Year Perspective

Chuck Howard  
Metal Roof Consultants

 

WORKFORCE

E13: 
Labor and Employment Outlook for the Metal Construction Industry

 

John Cruickshank
Alaniz, Schraeder, Linker,
Farris, Mayes, L.L.P.
 

E21: 
Labor and Employment Outlook for the Metal Construction Industry

 

John Cruickshank 
Alaniz, Schraeder, Linker,
Farris, Mayes, L.L.P.

ROLL
FORMING

E06:
Folder Operator Safety Certification - The Dos and Don'ts of Folding & Forming Machinery Operation

Larry Chandonnet & Chandler Barden 
CIDAN Machinery
Brett Barber & Matt Werner
The Bradbury Co.

 

E14:
Industry 4.0 - the forth Industrial Revolution and the Digitalization of the Metal Component Manufacturer

Markus Tschanter
MicroSea System Solutions

 

E22:
Industry 4.0 - the forth Industrial Revolution and the Digitalization of the Metal Component Manufacturer

Markus Tschanter
MicroSea System Solutions

 

E30:
Folder Operator Safety Certification - The Dos and Don'ts of Folding and Forming Machinery
 

Larry Chandonnet & Chandler Barden 
CIDAN Machinery
Brett Barber & Matt Werner
The Bradbury Co.

BUILDING
TECHNOLOGY

E07:
Software Solutions - Automation in the Metal Industry

Greg Andrews
ABIS, Inc.

 

E15:
Where Drones Meet Metal in the Roofing Industry 

Joshua Barnett
Drone Dispatch

 

E23:
Where Drones Meet Metal in the Roofing Industry 

Joshua Barnett
Drone Dispatch

 

E31:
Software Solutions - Automation in the Metal Industry

Greg Andrews
ABIS, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL
ROOFING
(MRA)

E08:
Growing Your Residential Metal Roofing Company in the Age of Millennials – Hiring, Training & Turning Millennials into Rock Stars


Frank Farmer
American Metal Roofs

E16:
Increase Your Residential Metal Roof Company's Profitability - Create Value and Urgency without being the Lowest Bid


Frank Farmer
American Metal Roofs

 

E24:

E32:
Growing Your Residential Metal Roofing Company in the Age of Millennials – Hiring, Training & Turning Millennials into Rock Stars


Frank Farmer
American Metal Roofs
 

SESSIONS E01-E32 ARE AIA APPROVED

AIA CES Approved Providers AIA CES Approved Providers are organizations that have been approved to offer continuing education in accordance with the guidelines outlined in the AIA Manual. IA Continuing Education System (AIA CES) Mission AIA CES Mission is to support AIA members in mastering new knowledge and skills to meet new trends in the profession. AIA CES hopes to inspire and guide Approved Providers to consistently deliver quality education for Architects.

 

Special Programs at METALCON 2017

TUESDAY,
OCTOBER 17

WEDNESDAY,
OCTOBER 18

THURSDAY,
OCTOBER 19

FRIDAY,
OCTOBER 20

Tuesday & Wednesday
1:00pm - 5:00pm       (Tues)
10:00am - 2:00pm     (Wed)

SP1:
Metal Roof Installation Training Certification Program

MCA
$395 (by 8/23)     
$450

 

SP2: 8:30am – 12:00pm
Roll Forming for the Metal Construction Industry: Part I

FMA
$160

 

SP6: 8:30am – 12:00pm
Roll Forming for the Metal Construction Industry: Part II

FMA
$160

 

SP7: 8:30am – 9:30am
Globally Harmonized System -
Training the Trainers

MBCEA/MBI
$75

SP3: 10:00am – 1:00pm
NIA's Insulation Outlook

• Air Barriers for Metal Buildings
• Breaking the Bridge
• Navigating Energy Code Compliance for Metal Buildings


NIA + Panel of 3
$75

 


 

SP4: 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Soldering Techniques

CDA
$75


 

SP5: 6:30pm – 9:30pm
MCA Triumph Awards

MCA
Tickets: $49 early-bird (by 9/29)
             $59 regular

Table of 8: $350 early-bird (by 9/29)
                  $450 regular

 

Pricing for METALCON 2017

 

REGULAR

EARLY BIRD
(ENDS 8/23)

EXHIBITOR
 

EXHIBIT HALL ONLY (ALL 3 DAYS) $75 $35 x
ONE DAY CONFERENCE PASS $245 $195 $123
TWO DAY CONFERENCE PASS $345 $295 $173
MFG/DISTR/SUP* $495 $495 x


* The MFG/DISTR/SU $495 fee includes exhibit hall passes for up to three employees within your company, please contact suzanne@metalcon.com to register.


ONE & TWO DAY PASSES INCLUDE ACCESS TO THE EXHIBIT HALL ALL 3 DAYS
(If you purchase a one or two day conference pass, you do not need to purchase an exhibit hall pass.)

SPECIAL PROGRAMS ARE A LA CARTE
(Each program is individually priced and may be added to your registration at any time.)



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