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2019

2019 MFA Southeast Regional Workshop

October 25 – October 26

Venue: Southern Stitch Canvas & Upholstery, LLC

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.

GMA Fall Lobby Day

October 28 – October 29

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.

IFAI Members Save with Total Energy Solutions and Procurement

October 30

Webinar

In this 45 minute webinar, you will not only learn how energy procurement will help to reduce expenses and create budget certainty, but also about energy efficiency measures. This member benefit is designed to have an expert negotiate your next energy contract and investigate solutions that will reduce your energy demand and cost for years to come.

2019 MFA Great Lakes Regional Workshop

November 1 – November 2

Venue: Marine Tops Unlimited, Inc.

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

IFAI Fabricators Conference & Showcase Fall 2019

November 14 – November 15

Crowne Plaza Seattle Airport Hotel

Make plans to attend this 1.5 day conference in Seattle, WA. Grow your industry knowledge with session topics on cutting rooms, industrial sewing machine maintenance, shade sails, foam and more! Network with fabricators and suppliers. Discover what’s new at the showcase tabletops featuring products and services. Plus, tour the headquarters of Rainier Industries.

2020

Marine Fabricators Conference 2020

January 9 – January 11

Plaza Resort and Spa, Daytona Beach, FL

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.

Tent Conference 2020

January 22 – January 24

Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo

Join us at Tent Conference, Jan. 22-24, in River Ranch, FL. This biennial event features a robust educational schedule designed to help grow your business, valuable networking opportunities, access to the industry's top material suppliers and the annual Tent Rental Division (TRD) business meeting.

Women in Textiles Summit 2020

February 19 – February 21

Renaissance Nashville

If you have been looking for answers, the Women in Textiles Summit is for you. This groundbreaking event provides opportunities to cultivate positive relationships, encourages new industry trailblazers and elevates your expertise by exposing new voices, relatable stories and diverse perspectives.

Geosynthetics Conference 2020: CASE STUDIES

March 8 – March 10

Charleston Area Convention Center

The Geosynthetics Case Study Conference, which will run March 8–10, 2020, in Charleston, S.C., is a must-attend event featuring geotechnical practitioners, designers, regulators, contractors and installers coming together at this specialized edition of the highly respected Geosynthetics Conference. Start making plans now to attend this educational and trade show event to learn about the many unique uses of geosynthetics through a variety of case studies.

Outlook Conference 2020

April 26 – April 28

Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC

Discover a signature experience for industry leaders at Outlook 2020. Dive in to a deep exploration of the industrial fabrics industry and uncover: - Essential information, including driving factors and challenges, that will define the future growth of our industry - Exclusive insights to power informed decisions that improve our organizations and daily lives - Empowered understanding and decreased uncertainty to mitigate risk - Expansive, shared knowledge from across industry sectors Join USIFI, NFI and the Military Division to explore our industry at Outlook 2020. Registration opens November 2019.