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2019

GMA Spring Lobby Day May 21 -22, 2019

May 21 – May 22

Washington D.C.

The Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA) continues to make significant strides toward increasing the industry's exposure in Washington, D.C. Many members of Congress are now advocating for our industry, in large part, due to GMA's lobbying efforts along with the support and involvement of GMA members. It is critical that GMA members continue to educate members of Congress about national issues affecting companies within their districts and states. GMA appreciates the hard work of our members and will continue to be a strong industry advocate.

Webinar: Textile Industry Retirement Plan

June 4

1pm EST The Textile Industry Retirement Plan has been created exclusively for IFAI members. The plan acts as one large 401(k) plan and is treated as such from a government reporting perspective. When your company joins the plan your employees have access to a suite of competitive investment options. Most of the administrative duties fall …

Webinar: How to Increase Sales with Equipment Financing

June 5

Exclusive to Equipment Members Only, 2pm EST Grow your business with leased equipment. Learn the basics and benefits of equipment leasing, qualifying for leasing, and how leasing equipment can preserve your cash flow while ramping up your production. Learn financial calculations to determine if leasing is right for your business.

Webinar: How to Grow Your Business with Equipment Financing

June 12

2pm EST Increase your equipment sales by providing equipment leasing services to your clients. This webinar will teach you the basics of equipment leasing as well, leasing benefits and the most effective methods of present leasing information to your customers. Join an IFAI Equipment Division exclusive webinar created for dealers, distributors and manufacturers of equipment. …

USIFI & NFI Lobby Days 2019

June 18 – June 19

USIFI and NFI members will join forces in Washington D.C. June 18-19 to discuss important trade and government procurement textile issues with Congress and key executive branch policymakers.

Waste Containment System Design Seminar III

July 16 – July 17

An Overview of the Current State of Practice for the Design of Solid Waste Landfill Double-Liner and Final Cover Systems

IFAI Expo 2019

October 1 – October 4

Orange County Convention Center (South Concourse)

Orlando, Florida

Join 5,000+ textiles professionals, 3+ days of education, more than 300 exhibitors. Find new products to help you in your business, network with peers, discover new opportunities.

2019 MFA Southeast Regional Workshop

October 25 – October 26

Southern Stitch Canvas & Upholstery LLC, Gulfport, MS

Join the Marine Fabricators Association (MFA) for regional workshops to learn hands-on marine fabrication education in a shop setting. Build your network with like-minded business owners and share business information while you socialize and tour the marine shop.

2019 MFA Great Lakes Regional Workshop

November 1 – November 2

Marine Tops Unlimited, Inc. Omro, WI

Join the Marine Fabricators Association (MFA) for regional workshops to learn hands-on marine fabrication education in a shop setting. Build your network with like-minded business owners and share business information while you socialize and tour the marine shop

2020

Marine Fabricators Conference 2020

January 9 – January 11

Join us at the annual Marine Fabricators Conference in Daytona Florida. The conference features three full days of education and networking designed to help you cultivate industry connections, improve your efficiency and increase revenue.