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METALCON / October 6-8 / 2021 Tampa

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. Be sure to take advantage of all the education METALCON has to offer. Learn from the industry’s top technical whizzes, business experts, design professionals, and industry insiders. From intensive pre-show workshops to 40+ FREE educational sessions conveniently located inside the exhibit hall, to inspiring Keynotes and Super Sessions, METALCON has it all. Check back regularly as we continue to add valuable sessions to our education schedule!

New for 2021! Get the credit you deserve!

Most of METALCON’s education will qualify for AIA, ICC, and CSI credits.
All Courses will offer a Certificate of Completion for self submission.
Check back regularly for updated crediting information for specific courses.

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.

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