METALCON, the metal construction industry’s largest international event for metal construction products, technologies and solutions, announces a variety of new initiatives that provide ongoing educational opportunities and essential training for industry professionals.  “We’ve been working diligently to create meaningful programs for the metal construction industry during this time of uncertainty,” says Judy Geller, Vice President of Tradeshows at METALCON. “We’ve lined up some of the best in the industry to connect with you virtually and to deliver exceptional programming year-round – and until we meet again in person – for a world-class event next year in Tampa!”

New Learning Opportunities include:

METALCON Business Academy – This FREE 6-course program starts virtually on December 2 and will offer business-oriented courses for business, sales and marketing leaders. Learn more and register for FREE here

Metal Construction Association (MCA) Presents! – Each month the MCA will present technical topics of interest during METALCONLive! ***If you missed yesterday’s “Bring Your MCM to Life with a Quality MCM Fabricator,” your can view it ON DEMAND.

Metal Architecture with METALCONLive! – This four-part series in partnership with Metal Architecture Magazine will launch virtually on January 13, 2021. The series will explores what’s on the cutting edge of metal in architecture, innovative uses of metal in design and sample case studies.

METALFOCUS®Safety Certificate Program – Craig Schaffer, president of Safety Works, Inc., will teach this series of 20 one-hour long virtual safety courses tailored to supervisors, foremen, crews and others in the industry starting in mid-February.

All courses will be available both “live” and on-demand. METALCON 2021 takes place on Oct. 6-8, 2021 in Tampa, Florida.  To learn more, visit For a copy of the official press release, click HERE.