AWCI's Annual Convention: Schedule

Schedule at a Glance

(As of 11/16/17 — Subject to change)

* Assigned Members or Invitation Only

In This Section:

Day 1 / Day 2 / Day 3 / Day 4 / Day 5

Saturday, March 24
8:30 a.m.—2 p.m.
Executive Committee Meeting*
4:30 p.m.—5:30 p.m.
Committee of Past Presidents Meeting*
Sunday, March 25
8:30 a.m.—10 a.m.
Strategic Planning Committee Meeting*
9 a.m.—10 a.m.
EIFS Curriculum and Examination Committee Meeting
9 a.m.—9:30 a.m.
Education Committee Meeting
9:30 a.m.—10 a.m.
Convention Committee Meeting
10 a.m.—10:30 a.m.
Hospitality Committee Meeting
10 a.m.—10:30 a.m.
Social Media Advisory Committee Meeting
10 a.m.—2:30 p.m.
Construction Technology Council and Committee Meetings
Council Overview
Steel Framing Committee
Gypsum Board Committee
Plaster & Lath Committee
Tech Update – NFPA 285
EIFS Committee
Exterior Envelope Committee
CM Technology Committee
Specialty Products Committee
Council Wrap-up
Noon—2 p.m.
Spouse/Guest Reception
2 p.m.—6 p.m.
INTEX Expo Registration Open
2:30 p.m.—3:30 p.m.
AWCI Cares Executive Committee Meeting*
3 p.m.—6 p.m.
Union Contractors Council Meeting
3:30 p.m.—4 p.m.
AWCI Cares Corps Meeting
4 p.m.—6 p.m.
SFIA Manufacturers Council*
5 p.m.—6 p.m.
Continuing Study Committee Meeting
7 p.m.
Past Presidents’ Dinner*
Monday, March 26
8 a.m.—Noon
SFIA Board of Directors’ Meeting*
8 a.m.—10 a.m.
Supplier & Manufacturer Members Committee Meeting
8 a.m.—10 a.m.
Union Craft Committee Meetings
8 a.m.—9 a.m.
AWCI-FCA Finishers' Craft Committee
9 a.m.—10 a.m.
Plasterers' Craft Committee
10 a.m.—6:30 p.m.
INTEX Expo Registration Open
10:15 a.m.—1 p.m.
AWCI Chapter Executives Forum*
10:15 a.m.—1:15 p.m.
Prefabrication Business Forum*
10:15 a.m.—1:15 p.m.
Labor Relations Business Forum
(open to signatory contractors)
1:00 p.m.—2:00 p.m.
Foundation Board of Directors Meeting*
1 p.m.—1:30 p.m.
SFIA Annual Meeting
1:30 p.m.—2:30 p.m.
SFIA General Session
2:30 p.m.—5 p.m.
AWCI Board of Directors Meeting
3 p.m.—5 p.m.
SFIA Technical Committee
6:30 p.m.—10 p.m.
AWCI’s 100th Anniversary White Diamond President’s Welcome Reception at Epcot
Sponsored by ClarkDietrich Building Systems and Hilti, Inc.
Business casual, white attire optional
Tuesday, March 27
7:30 a.m.—5 p.m.
INTEX Expo Registration Open
7:30 a.m.—9 a.m.
Education Sessions (See pages 5 to 8 of the brochure)
Coffee Break sponsored by Flex-Ability Concepts

Augmented Reality is the New Reality: Practical Applications of AR for Real World Problems

Generation Next—Identifying Future Leadership and Trade Development

Right From the Start

OSHA Silica Rule Compliance
9:30 a.m.—12:15 p.m.
AWCI 100th Anniversary Opening Session and Awards Presentation Brunch
Sponsored by USG
12:30 p.m.—5 p.m.
Grand Opening of INTEX Expo Exhibit Hall
6 p.m.—11 p.m.
AWCI’s 100th Anniversary Celebration Night Dinner
Sponsored by National Gypsum
Black Tie suggested
Wednesday, March 28
7:15 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
INTEX Expo Registration Open
7:30 a.m.—10:00 a.m.
Exterior Envelope—Doing It Right® Seminar - Part 1 of 2
Gypsum— Doing It Right® Seminar - Part 1 of 2
Stucco—Doing It Right® Seminar - Part 1 of 2
8 a.m.—9:30 a.m.
Education Sessions (See pages 9-12 of the brochure)
Coffee Break sponsored by L&W Supply

The Way to Go: Panelized Load-Bearing Design

Tame the Flame: A Close Look at Exterior Wall Flammability with a Focus on NFPA 285

Future Trends and Emerging Technologies in the Market
9 a.m.—10 a.m.
Vinyasa Yoga Class
10 a.m.—1 p.m.
INTEX Expo Open
Solutions Showcases
10:15 a.m.—10:30 a.m.
Elite and Lean Team Intelligence
Presented by Plexxis Software
10:45 a.m.—11 a.m.
Bringing Digital Solutions to the Field
Presented by ClarkDietrich Building Systems
11:15 a.m.—11:30 a.m.
Future of Estimating
Presented by On Center Software
1 p.m.—5 p.m.
Business Forums 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7*
1 p.m.—5 p.m.
Exterior Envelope—Doing It Right® Seminar - Part 2 of 2
Gypsum— Doing It Right® Seminar - Part 2 of 2
Stucco—Doing It Right® Seminar - Part 2 of 2

* Assigned or Invited Members Only

Many thanks to AWCI’s Convention 2018 Sponsors

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