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METALCON / October 6-8 / 2021 Tampa

Select Criteria: Super Track = Super Sessions at the Main Theater

Wednesday, October 06, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Location: METALCON Theater
"Business Captain Keith shares his insights on leadership, teamwork, safety and being successful in today’s hyper-competitive business environment by providing parallels between his life as a Captain and the high stress, highly competitive construction industry. ...
Speaker(s)
Captain  Keith Colburn
Leadership Expert and Star
The Deadliest Catch
Track(s)
Keynote/Super Session Included in All Registations

Wednesday, October 06, 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

  • Location: METALCON Theater
"Business  Opportunities and challenges continue to define the U.S. solar industry. While demand for solar energy continues to soar, the industry faces increased logistics and materials costs as well as gaps in the domestic solar supply chain. On behalf of the Florida Solar Energy Industry Association (FlaSEIA), Justin... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Justin Vandenbroeck
Florida Solar Energy Industry Association
Track(s)
Included with The Total Experience Registration

Wednesday, October 06, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

  • Location: Super Session at the Main Theater
"Business COVID-19 continues to impact the building products industry. The firms that will emerge ahead in 2022 are turning their attention to setting strategic plans and executing on what differentiates them from the competition. Join FMI’s Paul Giovannoni for an overview of current market trends and discover how... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Paul Giovanonni
Principal and Managing Director
FMI
Track(s)
Included with The Total Experience Registration

Wednesday, October 06, 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM

  • Location: Super Session at the Main Theater
"Business Join this year’s judges of the MA Design Awards as they discuss the trends they identified among the award entries. These industry experts, who have extensive experience designing with a wide variety of metal building products, will offer insights to best design practices... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Brent Schipper, AIA, LEED AP, IIDA
Principal
ASK Studio of ARCHITECTS SCHIPPER KASTNER
Paul Deffenbaugh
Editorial Director
Metal Construction News
Stephen Van Dyck, AIA, LEED AP
Partner
LMN Architects
Tara Williams, AIA
Associate Architect
ASD/SKY
Track(s)
Keynote/Super Session Included in All Registations

Wednesday, October 06, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Location: Super Session at the Main Theater
"Business According to a recent FMI survey, only about half of construction companies have a formal ownership transfer plan. For those that do have a plan in place, the economic implications of COVID-19 delayed the beginning or extended the duration of those plans. Further complicating the ownership transfer... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Alex Miller
Managing Director
FMI
Track(s)
Included with The Total Experience Registration

Thursday, October 07, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Location: Main Theater Super Sessions
"Business The U.S. economy is recovering robustly from the pandemic, but progress in construction has been far more uneven. Similarly, a variety of legislative and regulatory initiatives would have very mixed impacts on contractors and their workers. Ken will explore the current state and outlook for construction project... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Ken Simonson
Chief Economist
The Associated General Contractors of America
Track(s)
Keynote/Super Session Included in All Registations

Thursday, October 07, 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM

  • Location: Main Theater Super Sessions
The relationship between architects and contractors can be complicated.  When it works, it works and when it doesn’t, the owner and the rest of the build team can pay the price--literally and figuratively.  In this frank discussion between contractors and architects, we talk about what architects and contractors wishes... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Art Hance
Owner
Hance Construction, Inc.
Brent Schipper, AIA, LEED AP, IIDA
Principal
ASK Studio of ARCHITECTS SCHIPPER KASTNER
Lee Ann Slattery
Sales Support Manager
ATAS International Inc.
Tim Asinger
President
Kessel Construction, Inc.
William "Chip" Hayward, CSI, AIA, CCCA, LEED
Senior Associate/Architect
Michael Baker International
Track(s)
Keynote/Super Session Included in All Registations

Thursday, October 07, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Location: Main Theater Super Sessions
"Business THE ROARING 20’s are HERE. Thousands of you have Zoomed in to METALCONLive! as METALCON co-founder, Frank Stasiowski, FAIA and his panel of industry experts and BOLD economists PUSHED you through the COVID  pandemic, navigating the economic twists this past year.  In 2022, MASSIVE CHANGE WILL HAPPEN.... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Frank Stasiowski, FAIA
President, CEO and Founding Owner
PSMJ Resources, Inc.
Paul Giovanonni
Principal and Managing Director
FMI
Rob Haddock
Founder/CEO, S-5!
Director, Metal Roof Advisory Council
Tony Bouquot
General Manager
Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA)
Track(s)
Keynote/Super Session Included in All Registations

Friday, October 08, 10:15 AM - 11:05 AM

  • Location: Super Session at the Main Theater
Employers have a huge opportunity to fill the construction industry’s talent gap by ramping up efforts to recruit, hire and train women. But lack of mentors, equal pay, stereotyped assumptions, and other roadblocks have hindered opportunities for women in the industry. So, what’s the solution?  Our panel of multi-generational women,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Hayley Bohmer
Account Manager
New Tech Machinery
Heidi Ellsworth
Partner
RoofersCoffeeShop
Lee Ann Slattery
Sales Support Manager
ATAS International Inc.
Lexie Sutton
Sales Associate
Cotney Attorneys & Consultants
Magan Jenkins
Customer Experience and Digital Marketing Manager
Gibraltar Building, Accessories Division
Track(s)
Included with The Total Experience Registration

Friday, October 08, 11:15 AM - 12:05 PM

  • Location: Super Sessions at the Main Theater
"Machinery Manufacturers are dealing with an ever-changing industry requiring them to adapt regularly, and frequently requiring the addition of new employees. The goal of the presentation is to show manufacturers how new technology and automation can optimize floor space, reduce fatigue, prevent injuries, improve quality, add flexibility,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Ray Smith
Regional Sales Manager
Casadei Industria c/o Joseph Machine Company
Track(s)
Included with The Total Experience Registration