Upcoming Industry Events

The Associated General Contractors of New York State LLC

The Associated General Contractors of New York State LLC, STP Unit 5 Improving Productivity & Managing Project Costs (Buffalo). Dates: April 5, 2016 to May 3, 2016. Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (Tuesdays for 5 weeks). Location: Construction Ex. of Buffalo & WHY, 2660 William Street, Cheektowaga, NY. Supervisory skill - or the lack of it - directly affects every company's bottom line. Each day decisions made by every foreman and superintendent are crucial to the success or failure of every construction project. You make your money in the field or you lose it. The Supervisory Training Program (STP) developed by AGC, is designed specifically to meet the needs of the construction industry. Developed, updated, and field-tested by and for contractors, the Program consists of 6 courses that focus on the knowledge and skills that every supervisor must have to be an effective manager of people, time, equipment and materials. Contact information: Phone: 518/456-1134 (p); 518/456-1198 (F); agcadmin@agcnys.org.

OAIMA (Ohio Aggregates & Industrial Minerals Association) - 18th Annual OAIMA Legislative Reception

OAIMA (Ohio Aggregates & Industrial Minerals Association) - 18th Annual OAIMA Legislative Reception. Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2016. Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM - Ohio Statehouse (Atrium), 1 Capitol Square (Broad & High Streets), Columbus, Ohio 43215. Phone: 614/752-9777. The Association has been advised by the Ohio Inspector General's office that due to the nature of this reception, no one, including Association members and guests, may be charged a fee for attending this event. In light of this directive, we are suggesting that individuals may want to become sponsors to help defray the cost of the event although you are not obligated to do so. A donation in the amount of $95.00 for an individual sponsor and $500.00 for a corporate sponsor will be very much appreciated. For more information, contact OAIM. Phone: 800/OH-ROCKS or email: dawnh@oaima.org.

AGC - The Associated General Contractors of America

2016 Federal Contractors Conference. Monday, may 9, 2016 to Wednesday, May 11, 2016. For more information, Phone: 703/548-3118. Fax: 703/548-3119. Email: info@agc.org.

AGC - The Associated General Contractors of America

TCC Fly-In 2016. Tuesday, MAY 10, 2016 to Wednesday, MAY 11, 2016. Washington, District of Columbia. Division and Committee Meetings. For more information, Phone: 703/548-3118. Fax: 703/548-3119. Email: info@agc.org.

OAIMA (Ohio Aggregate & Industrial Minerals & Association) - Hug the Earth Festival

OAIMA (Ohio Aggregates & Industrial Minerals Association) - Hug the Earth Festival - Stillwater Prairie Reserve. Date: Saturday, May 14, 2016 Time: 12:00 NOON to 5 PM Bring the family to Stillwater Prairie Reserve and enjoy the Hug the Earth Festival that celebrates nature! Whether you come to sing along with your favorite Banana Slug String Band song or try out one of the many activities, you are sure to have a good time. Activities include: Banana Slug String Band performs from 12 NOON to 1 PM. All other activities start at 1 PM: GEOLOGY ZONE; OUTDOOR ADVENTURE; YOUNG EXPLORERS; AWESOME ANIMALS; ROCKS; ROPES & TREE TOPS/ WHIMSICAL WOODLAND: FOOD (Susie's Big Dipper; Cumberland Kettle Corn; Mohawk Freestyle Grill). Additional information: Banana Slug String Band is committed to educational entertainment for children and families through interactive music and performance. Rock Climbing Wall, Zip Line, Tree Climbing & High Ropes Course - Join in on the outdoor adventure activities! Canoeing on the Pond - Try out canoeing at the festival. Guests are invited to put on life jackets and take a float around the pond. This is a very popular destination at the festival and will fill up fast! Registration is required and begins at noon. Bring the Farm to You - Learn all about a variety of farm animals at this activity. Get hands on interaction with chickens, ducks, rabbits, goats, sheep and turkeys. Don't miss out on this great family experience. For more information on this event, go to www.MiamiCountyParks.com or call: 937/335-6273.

Maintenance Design Group - APTA International Bus Roadeo

Maintenance Design Group, May 13 - 17, 2016 - APTA International Bus Roadeo. The 2016 APTA International Bus Roadeo is scheduled for May 14-17, 2016, at the Omni Charlotte, 132 E. Trade Street, Charlotte, NC. http://maintenancedesigngroup.com/perspectives/events/

Construction Association of Michigan (CAM)

Construction Association of Michigan, Sporting Clays, Detroit Gun Club, Commerce Township. Contact: CAM, 248/972-1000.

Maintenance Design Group - APTA Bus & Paratransit Conference

Maintenance Design Group - May 15-18, 2016 - APTA Bus & Paratransit Conference. The 2016 APTA Bus & Paratransit Conference is scheduled for May 15 - 18, 2016 at the Westin Hotel & Charlotte Convention Center, 601 S. College Street, Charlotte, NC. http://maintenancedesigngroup.com/perspectives/events/

Construction Association of Michigan (CAM)

American Institute of Architects, 2016 AIA Convention, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Contact: AIA, 800/242-3837.

2016 APWA NORTH AMERICAN SNOW CONFERENCE

2016 APWA NORTH AMERICAN SNOW CONFERENCE The Premier Event in Snow & Ice Management. Dates: May 22 to 25, 2016. Place: Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, Connecticut. This conference is hosted by the APWA New England Chapter. Website: www.apwa.net/snow. The 2016 Snow Conference in Hartford will bring together more than 2,000 snow fighters from every corner of the winter maintenance community. Public, private, rural, metropolitan, domestic, international - they are all sure to be there at the Show for Snow! The 2016 Conference features an exhibit floor packed with the newest equipment and products, quality education programs and technical tours, and opportunities to exchange ideas with manufacturers, distributors, consultants, and other public works professionals. It is four days of winter training and networking you cannot afford to miss out on!

American Business Conference - Commercial Trucking Telematics Insurance Congress 2016

American Business Conference - Commercial Trucking Telematics Insurance Congress 2016. Spotlight On E-logging and Data Management. May 25 & May 26, 2016. Chicago, IL. For more information, visit the website: www.commercial-trucking-telematics-insurance.com. American Business Conference Phone: 800/721-3915

Construction Association of Michigan (CAM)

American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials, 2016 AASHTO Spring Meeting, Des Moines Marriott Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa. Contact: Liz Forman, 850/224-7775.

AGC - The Associated General Contractors of America

2016 ACI-NA/ACC/AGC Airport Construction Strategy Summit. Wednesday, June 8, 2016 to Thursday, June 9, 2016. Atlanta, GA. For more information, Phone: 703/548-3118. Fax: 703/548-3119. Email: info@agc.org.

STAFDA - Specialty Tools & Fasteners Distributors Association

STAFDA'S CONGRESSIONAL FLY-IN JUNE 8-9, 2016 WASHINGTON, D.C. STAFDA is an international educational association comprised of distributors, manufacturers, rep agents, and affiliates (trade press) serving the construction/industrial market. We have 2,500 members from across the globe and have been serving the Construction & Industrial Channel since 1976. For more information on this event: STAFDA 500 Elm Grove Road, Suite 210, P. O. Box 44, Elm Grove, Wisconsin 53122. Phone: 800/352-2981 or 262/784-4774. Fax: 262/784-5059. Info@STAFDA.org.

AGC - The Associated General Contractors of America

Financial Issues Committee Summer Meeting. Monday, June 13, 2016 - 10:00 AM to Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 5:00 PM. Washington, District of Columbia. For more information, Phone: 703/548-3118. Fax: 703/548-3119. Email: info@agc.org.

Construction Association of Michigan (CAM)

Construction Association of Michigan - June 13-14, Monday-Tuesday - Associated General Contractors of America, 2016 Financial Issues Committee Meeting, Loews Madison Hotel, Washington, D.C. Contact: AGC of America, 703/837-5352; www.agc.org.

Construction Association of Michigan (CAM)

Construction Association of Michigan - June 14, Tuesday - Construction Association of Michigan, Golf Outing, Bay Pointe Golf Club, Commerce Township, West Bloomfield Township. Contact: CAM, 248/972-1000.

Maintenance Design Group

Maintenance Design Group. http://maintenancedesigngroup.com/perspectives/events/. June 15-19, 2016 - APTA International Rail Rodeo. The 2016 APTA International Rail Rodeo is scheduled for June 15-19, 2016, at the Sheraton Grand Phoenix, 340 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ.

Maintenance Design Group

Maintenance Design Group. http://maintenancedesigngroup.com/perspectives/events/. June 19-22, 2016 - APTA Rail Conference. the 2016 APTA Rail Conference is scheduled for Jun 19-22, 2016, at the Sheraton Grand Phoenix, 340 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ.

SIMA 19th Annual Snow & Ice Symposium - Snow & Ice Management Association

SIMA - 19th Annual Snow & Ice Symposium - Snow & Ice Management Association. Dates: June 21, 2016 to June 24, 2016. Place: Rhode Island Convention Center, 1 Sabin Street, Providence, RI 02903. The conference will cover areas like it is the industry's largest conference and trade show and a favorite of snow and ice professionals. Uniquely focused on snow and ice, this event brings innovative manufacturers and suppliers together with contractors for two (2) days of trade show and four (4) days of education, networking and fun. There are plenty of opportunities to get in front of them, including exhibit space, educational sessions to banquet and reception events, and more. Join SIMA as we help educate each other on the best principles of business management, snow and ice operations, leadership and more! About SIMA: SIMA provides resources, leadership and support for snow removal and management professionals across North America. It is a non-profit trade association with a focus on training related to snow plowing, ice management, and business management. For more information on this event, website is http://www.sima.org. Venue Type: Indoor Convention Center, Venue Phone: 401/458-6000.

Construction Association of Michigan (CAM)

Construction Association of Michigan - June 26-29, Sunday-Wednesday - American Society Of Civil Engineers, International Conference On Transportation & Development, Omni Houston Galleria hotel, Houston, Texas. Contact: ACEC, 800/548-2723; www. asce.org.

Construction Association of Michigan (CAM)

Construction Association of Michigan - July 13, Wednesday - Michigan Infrastructure & Transportation Association, 2016 Metro Detroit Golf Outing, Twin Lakes Golf Club, Oakland Township. Contact: MITA, 517/347-8335.

Construction Association of Michigan (CAM)

Construction Association of Michigan - July 19, Tuesday - Construction Association of Michigan, Golf Outing, Links of Novi. Contact: CAM, 248/972-1000.

Maintenance Design Group

Maintenance Design Group. http://maintenancedesigngroup.com/perspectives/events/. July 24 - 26, 2016 - APTA Sustainability & Public Transportation Workshop. The 2016 APTA Sustainability & Public Transportation Workshop is scheduled for July 24 - 26, 2016, at the Westin Austin Downtown, 310 E. 5th Street, Austin, TX.

AGC Safety & Health Conference

AGC Safety & Health Conference. Wednesday, July 27, 2016 to Friday, July 29, 2016. District of Columbia.

Construction Association of Michigan (CAM)

Construction Association of Michigan - July 27-31, Wednesday-Sunday - Michigan Infrastructure & Transportation Association, 2016 Summer Conference, Crystal Mountain Resort, Thompsonville. Contact: MITA, 517/347-8335.

STAFDA - Specialty Tools & Fasteners Distributors Association

Welcome to STAFDA! STAFDA is an international educational association comprised of distributors, manufacturers, rep agents, and affiliates (trade press) serving the construction/industrial market. We have 2,500 members from across the globe and have been serving the Construction & Industrial Channel since 1976. STAFDA's 40th Annual Convention & Trade Show, Atlanta, GA on November 6-8, 2016 at the Georgia World Congress Center. Registration materials will be mailed to members the third week of June. You must be a member to attend! STAFDA has a series of training manuals along with benchmarking surveys, and over 65 different programs to serve your needs! We encourage you to explore our website and learn more! STAFDA, 500 Elm Grove Road, Suite 210, P. O. Box 44, Elm Grove, Wisconsin 53122. Phone: 800/352-2981 or 262/784-4774. Fax: 262/784-5059. Info@STAFDA.org.

CONEXPO-CON/AGG

CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 March 7-11, 2017 Las Vegas, USA www.conexpoconagg.com CONEXPO-CON/AGG, the largest international trade show in 2017 for the construction industries.