Events

Shows, conferences, expositions and calendar of events.

IRE Attendee Online Registration Now Open

Online registration is now open for the International Roofing Expo (IRE), taking place March 1-3, 2017, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Online registration is available at www.TheRoofingExpo.com/Attendee/Register, where show information is accessible 24-hours a day, seven days a week. “We recommend that attendees register early for the International...

Book Your Hotel Reservations for the 2017 International Roofing Expo

Attendees and exhibitors of the 2017 International Roofing Expo (IRE) can make housing and travel reservations through the official hotel vendor, IRE Housing, powered by onPeak. Offering hotel, airline and car rental discounts through a variety of companies, IRE Housing offers the biggest savings and most valuable perks. Taking place March 1-3, 2017, at...

METALCON 2016 Gives Back to Veterans

The metal construction industry’s largest international event for metal construction products, technologies and solutions gives back to the local community during its annual tradeshow and conference taking place Oct. 26-28 at the Baltimore Convention Center. METALCON has partnered with the America’s Fund, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping veterans in all branches of the military. The program was...

METALCON 2016 Announces Show Rundown

Learning opportunities at METALCON 2016 offers an extraordinary look at the future while presenting ideas to improve today’s safety, productivity, communication and the finished project. As part of this year’s show from October 26-28 at the Baltimore Convention Center, METALCON is offering two unique general sessions featuring 3-D technology. On Oct. 26, Roderick Jackson from...

3D, drones, awards, and games part of 2016 METALCON plans

3-D technology, drones, inaugural awards, and metal roofing championship games are just some of the programs under preparation for this year’s METALCON. The event, sponsored by the Metal Construction Association, is slated for October 26-28 in Baltimore. Here is a brief rundown of some special activities recently advertised by MCA: THE FUTURE OF 3-D AND DRONES IN...

HENRY GETZ Winner of the 2015 Bernon G. Perkins Award

Each year the National Frame Building Association presents its highest honor to an individual who has demonstrated exemplary service to the post-frame industry. The Bernon G. Perkins Award, named after a pioneer of the post-frame industry who furthered the pole building’s evolution from a temporary structure into a long-lasting one, was presented to Henry...

New Metal Roof Installation Training Program Launches at METALCON

The metal construction industry’s largest international event for metal construction products, technologies and solutions, together with the Metal Construction Association (MCA), announce its new Metal Roof Installation Training at METALCON 2016, scheduled for October 26-28 at the Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore. Top experts in the metal roofing industry will lead this two-day, eight-hour certification...

METALCON Housing Opens Monday, May 2, 2016

METALCON housing opens May 2nd through Globetrotter Travel. Don’t be fooled by other housing companies! Please book your housing through METALCON’s official and only housing company.  By booking your housing through Globetrotter Travel, you will have a guaranteed hotel reservation at a competitive room rate at an official hotel in Baltimore.

2017 Frame Building Expo call for presentations

The National Frame Building Association is seeking presentations for its 2017 Frame Building Expo. The Expo is scheduled to be held in Nashville, Tennessee at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, March 7-10, 2017. You are invited to share your expertise and experience with your peers by submitting a proposal for an educational...

2015 Buildings of the Year named by NFBA

The announcement of the Buildings of the Year Awards is one of the highlights of the annual Frame Building Expo. A large audience gathered for the National Frame Building Association awards luncheon at the Indianapolis Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, on March 10, 2016, to honor the winners of these prestigious awards for 2015....