We are just 24 hours away from kicking off the only global event dedicated exclusively to the application of metal in design and construction. After not being able to meet last year, the METALCON team cannot wait to welcome you IN PERSON at the beautiful Tampa Convention Center. If you missed our “Know Before You Go” newsletter issue, you can view it HERE for our top 10 list of show facts. Celebrating 31 years, METALCON is back and better than ever. Here is a breakdown “by the numbers” —

  • 175 Exhibiting companies featuring a vast array of metal products, equipment and technology, and network with the Who’s Who in metal in construction and design
  • 40+ FREE credit earning education sessions in Learning Centers located on the show floor
  • 2 Engaging Keynote Addresses presenting Wednesday and Thursday mornings at 10:00 am in the Main Theatre on the show floor
  • 3 Specialty Pavilions on the show floor providing an immersive experience in Solar, CONTECH, and IMPs
  • 1000+ Metal fabricators, suppliers, distributors and manufacturers to network with
  • 7 Innovation Stations to scan on the show floor to be entered into a daily raffle
  • $5000 Fundraising goal to give back to Feeding Tampa Bay
  • 3 Amazing raffle prizes for daily giveaway for donating to Feeding Tampa Bay
  • 250 FREE Breakfast sandwiches given out Friday morning in the exhibit hall (first come, first serve)
  • 8 Hours of FREE beer during Oktoberfest Wednesday and Thursday on the show floor thanks to exhibiting companies CIDAN, AceClamp, Bradbury Group, Marco Industries and Sherwin-Williams
  • 7 Winners of the inaugural METALCON Top Products Awards; ribbons will mark these winners on the show flow and attendees will be invited to participate in the People’s Choice Award on-site
  • 5 Winners of the inaugural Metal in Architecture Photo Contest; look for photos to be on display in the 300 Power Aisle
  • 16 Hours of time to visit with exhibitors on the show floor

The grand total of these numbers amounts to the reason METALCON has been the premiere international event for the metal and design construction industry for over 30 years! Don’t miss this chance to network, learn from industry experts, and grow your business for years to come. Join us this week in Tampa!