Get the practical, solutions-oriented education on the key trends impacting the metal construction industry you can’t get anywhere else.  From best practices and industry insights, to tools, techniques and technical knowledge, your business will be well positioned to win in 2022, 2023 and beyond.

Learn from the top technical whizzes, business experts, design professionals, and industry insiders in metal construction today. From intensive pre-show workshops to 25+ FREE educational sessions conveniently located inside the exhibit hall, to inspiring Keynotes and beyond, METALCON has it all!

With almost all of the education conveniently located in the exhibit hall, it’s easy to take advantage of free education conveniently located in Learning Centers throughout the Exhibit Hall.


Maximize your METALCON experience!  In addition to the 25+ FREE sessions located in the Exhibit Hall, check out the in-depth, skill-building and life-saving workshops taking place Tuesday, October 11 (pre-show), through Thursday, October 13th.  Workshops are a la carte. Your Total Experience registration is included with your workshop registration.

What's the METALCON Difference?

There's a reason METALCON has been the premiere international event for the metal and design construction industry for over 30 years!

METALCON is the one and only event devoted exclusively to metal. If you are a construction professional, an architect, engineer or specifier who uses, plans to use, or wants to expand into metal in construction, you must attend METALCON. This is where, once-a-year, thousands of metal fabricators, suppliers, distributors and manufactures from around the globe showcase the greatest range of metal construction products, peripherals, services equipment and technology in the world.

an exhibit hall packed with a vast array of metal products, equipment and technology, and network with the Who’s Who in metal in construction and design. Whether new to market or just new to you, you can be sure that the latest and greatest products can be found at METALCON. 


Construction Technology is advancing at breakneck speed. Why? Technologies like software and mobile apps, AI and machine learning, augmented and virtual reality, wearables, sensors, and drones increase productivity, make construction sites safer, workers more efficient, and companies capable of taking on more complex projects. CONTECH at METALCON is the place to explore and experience game-changing A/E/C technology.

Inspiration, Education and Certification

Hear from our inspiring keynotes,learn from the experts in the Learning Centers and earn the credit you deserve in a selection of deeper-dive educational sessions. This is your chance to get up to speed on the critical industry issues, hottest trends and winning strategies to grow your career and expand your business.

Over three action-packed days at METALCON you will:

  • Connect with 300 + exhibiting companies from 23 countries

  • Discover the newest and most innovative advancements in metal construction

  • Find the products that will enable you to add a whole new dimension to your business

  • Explore revolutionary products, techniques and applications

  • Learn from top industry experts and influencers

  • Network amongst the largest annual gathering of the metal construction industry