Glen Ellyn, Illinois – The Flooring Contractors Association (FCICA) returns to its first, in-person convention after a year and a half of virtual meetings. Hosted at the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center, the 2021 Annual Convention and Commercial Flooring Trade Show will take place September 13-15 in Austin, Texas. Registration for exhibitors and visitors is open.
Convention attendees will have the opportunity to attend four educational sessions, the trade show, live product demonstrations, contribute to committee meetings, and network and socialize with fellow industry professionals.
Tuesday 14 September is the Commercial Flooring Trade Show, the only trade show dedicated to the commercial flooring industry. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet exhibitors, including technical representatives from leading commercial flooring manufacturers, business service providers and partners in the flooring industry, to learn about new products and solutions.
Participants are invited to arrive in time for an optional distillery tour at 1pm on Monday, September 13, followed by the welcome reception that evening. On Wednesday, convention meetings end at 4:30 PM, followed by an Austin 6e Street walk.
Here’s what to expect:
- Personal networking opportunities with decision makers in the commercial flooring industry
- A great keynote speaker with insightful takeaways
- Educational sessions presented by the best in the industry
- Access to the Commercial Flooring Trade Show
- Enjoy a pre-event networking opportunity at a local distillery on Monday
- A nice themed dinner on Tuesday evening
- Wednesday night Austin 6e street walk
For those working towards their Certified Installation Manager CEUs, they will receive credits by participating in the educational sessions, product demonstrations and the Commercial Flooring Trade Show.
FCICA said it is committed to the safety and comfort of convention attendees and will adhere to guidelines and restrictions set forth by the State of Texas, Travis County, the City of Austin and the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center on the time of the convention. By registering, participants agree to abide by these guidelines and any restrictions.
This annual event is open to all those involved in the industry. Register here.