Maximize Your METALCON Experience; Make Education a Priority

Trade shows and education go hand in hand. Both are essential to learning about our industry and gaining a competitive edge. So take advantage of all the education METALCON has to offer – a lot of it takes place in the METALCON Theater and the Learning Centers inside the exhibit hall. Discover trends and game-changing technologies. Learn from experts, influencers and thought leaders. Need more “how-to’s” and best practices, or HSW and AIA credits? We have those too –  and so much more!

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 glove showcase the greatest range of metal construction products, peripherals, services equipment and technology in the world.


Explore 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. 

CONTECH 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