Upcoming Industry Events

Associated General Contractors of Minnesota (AGC of Minnesota) - Military Hiring Fair

AGC of Minnesota MILITARY HIRING FAIR. Monday, February 27, 2017. Location: St. Paul, Minnesota. Time: 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM. For more information, contact Denise Woods at dwoods@agcmn.org. Telephone: 651/796-2186.

AGC of MINNESOTA (ASSOCIATED GENERAL CONTRACTORS OF MINNESOTA) - MINNESOTA'S TRANSPORTATION CONFERENCE

AGC of MINNESOTA (ASSOCIATED GENERAL CONTRACTORS OF MINNESOTA) - MINNESOTA'S TRANSPORTATION CONFERENCE. DATES: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1 and THURSDAY, MARCH 2, 2017. PLACE: Saint Paul RiverCentre, Saint Paul, Minnesota. March 1st and 2nd are the dates for Minnesota's Transportation Conference, our state's largest transportation event. Once again, the Conference will be at Saint Paul RiverCentre. Conference presentations will innovative and emerging topics and trends. Hundreds of people from across the state and all areas of the transportation community will attend. MnDOT, the Metropolitan Council, local governments, contractors and suppliers, and consulting engineering firms, as well as advocates and policymakers, will be represented. Conference sponsorship opportunities are now available. Details are available. For more information or with questions about sponsorship benefits, contact Maddie Grover at 612/624-4938 or cceconf5@umn.edu.

Associated General Contractors of Minnesota (AGC of Minnesota) - Minnesota's Transportation Conference

AGC of Minnesota - Minnesota's Transportation Conference - Wednesday, March 1, 2017 and Thursday, March 2, 2017. Registration is now available for the 2017 transportation conference, scheduled for March 1-2, 2017, at the Saint Paul RiverCentre in St. Paul, MN. For more information, contact Denise Woods at dwoods@agcmn.org. Telephone: 651/796-2186.

Missouri Land Improvement Contractors - Midwest Construction Safety Conference & Expo

Missouri Land Improvement Contractors - Midwest Construction Safety Conference & Expo. Dates: Thursday, March 2 and Friday, March 3, 2017. Place: Adams Pointe Conference Center, Blue Springs, Missouri. For more information on this Conference & Expo, please go to: http://mlica.org/events/ or contact Deb Dickens, Executive Director, Missouri LICA State Office at Phone: 573/634-3001; Email: MLICA@aol.com.

2017 NATIONAL LAND IMPROVEMENT CONTRACTORS OF AMERICA (LICA) WINTER CONVENTION

2017 National LICA (Land Improvement Contractors of America) Winter Convention, Harrah's Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, March 4th thru Monday, March 6th. March 6, 2017 - 6:00 PM CNA Reception. March 6, 2017 - 7:00 PM Caterpillar Awards Banquet. For more information on the above event, contact LICA (Telephone: 908/996-0050).

NATIONAL LICA WINTER CONVENTION 2017

National LICA Winter Convention 2017. Dates: Saturday, March 4 to Monday, March 6, 2017. Venue: Harrah's, Las Vegas, Nevada. Organizer: Land Improvement Contractors of America (LICA). Website: www.licanational.com. Description: The Land Improvement Contractors of America (LICA) is a national association dedicated to encourage high standards of workmanship in resource management, land improvement practices and to promote enterprises in the area of land improvement contracting. Men and women with determination, commitment, skills and ability to adapt to the constantly changing business environment built LICA's solid foundation. A committee of past presidents, present officers and volunteer members meet and revise the Strategic Plan making changes to meet the future needs of the association. For more information, contact Elaine Levy at Telephone: 630/548-1984 or Email: NLICA@aol.com.

Associated General Contractors-AGC's 98th Annual Convention

AGC's 98th Annual Convention - Dates: Tuesday, March 7, 2017 to Thursday, March 9, 2017. Location: Las Vegas, Nevada. Cultivate, Innovate, Accelerate - Register Now & Save, Early Registration Deadline: November 30, 2016. Make your plans to attend the 98th Annual AGC Convention and seize your opportunity to cultivate new ideas and partners, see and hear about the latest in construction innovation, and leave with the tools to accelerate your business to the next level. The 2017 Convention features a packed program focused on sharing solutions from experienced contractors and industry experts on key construction issues, networking events structured so you can make valuable new connections, and opportunities to shape the future of the construction industry and the association. The AGC Annual Convention is your best opportunity to enhance your business and advance your career. For more information, contact AGC of America at 703/548-3118; communications@agc.org; www.AGC.org.

AGC (Associated General Contractors) - AGC's 98th Annual Convention

AGC (Associated General Contractors). Event: AGC's 98th Annual Convention. Dates: Tuesday, March 7, 2017 to Thursday, March 9, 2017. Place: Las Vegas, Nevada. Topic: Cultivate, Innovate, Accelerate. Make your plans to attend the 98th Annual AGC Convention and seize your opportunity to cultivate new ideas and partners, see and hear about the latest in construction innovation, and leave with the tools to accelerate your business to the next level. The 2017 Convention features a packed program focused on sharing solutions from experienced contractors and industry experts on key construction issues, networking events structured so you can make valuable new connections, and opportunities to shape the future of the construction industry and the association. The AGC Annual Convention is your best opportunity to enhance your business and advance your career. For more information, contact AGC at 703/548-3118, www.AGC.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.

CONEXPO-CON/AGG, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, ASSOCIATION OF EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS (AEM)

CONEXPO-CON/AGG, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, ASSOCIATION OF EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS (AEM). Dates: MARCH 7 THRU MARCH 11, 2017. WHERE: LAS VEGAS CONVENTION CENTER, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA. Las Vegas welcomes CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 to the Las Vegas Convention Center on March 7 thru 11, 2017. Every major construction industry is represented amongst 2,400 exhibitors, including asphalt, aggregates, concrete, earthmoving, lifting, mining, utilities and more. For more information, SALES: 1-866/627-6246; SUPPORT: 1-866/689-5687 or go to http://www.oncenter.com/events/details/conexpo-con-agg-2017.

MISSOURI LAND IMPROVEMENT CONTRACTORS CONFERENCE & EXPO - MIDWEST CONSTRUCTION SAFETY, CONFERENCE & EXPO

Missouri Land Improvement Contractors Conference & Expo - Midwest Construction Safety, Conference & Expo. Dates: Tuesday, March 7 to Saturday, March 11, 2017. Place: Las Vegas, Nevada. Professional Growth: Join your peers to share and learn new ideas while growing your professional network. Benefit Auctions: To connect Military Veterans with industry jobs with the support of the Call of Duty Endowment. Who Attends? Contractors, dealers and producers...executives, fleet managers, foremen and more. In other words, your competitors! See Who's Exhibiting! Over 2,500 exhibitors in all major construction industries including asphalt, aggregates, concrete, earthmoving, lifting, mining, utilities and more. For more information, you may contact the Missouri LICA State Office at 573/634-3001 or go to: http://www.conexpoconagg.com/request-information/

Log & Timber Home Show, Pittsburgh, PA

Log & Timber Home Show, Pittsburgh, PA. Dates: Friday, March 10, 2017 to Sunday, March 12, 2017. Times include: March 10 - 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM - General Hours. March 11 - 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM - General Hours. March 12 - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM - General Hours. Place: Monroeville Convention Center, 209 Mall Plaza Boulevard, Monroeville, PA 15146. Phone: 412/373-7300. Log & Timber Home Show, Pittsburgh, PA is a three (3)-day event being held from 10th March to 12th March, 2017 at the Monroeville Convention Center in Monroeville, PA, USA. This event showcases products like design, financing, care & maintenance, construction, handcrafted log homes and much more in the Agriculture & Forestry, Building Construction Industries. Website: http://10times.com/log-timber-monroeville.

Concrete Sawing & Drilling Association (CSDA) to Meet in Puerto Rico for the First Time

CSDA to Meet in Puerto Rico for the First Time - CSDA is heading to beautiful Puerto Rico for the association's 45th Annual Convention & Tech Fair. Dates: March 14-18, 2017. Puerto Rico is an ideal location for industry professionals to meet, network and relax - a tropical island paradise that remains part of the U.S. and is easily accessible for American and international travelers. CSDA has chosen the luxurious Gran Melia Resort as the convention venue - a highly sophisticated architectural gem nestled on Puerto Rico's northeastern coast in Coco Beach, Rio Grande. The CSDA Annual Convention is attended by owners, managers and operators from concrete cutting, polishing and imaging companies as well as representatives from manufacturers and distributors who support the industry with products and services. Anyone who falls into these categories should join CSDA for this important networking event. Registration opens September. For more information, visit www.csda.org/convention, call 727/577-5004 or email info@csda.org.

Duquesne Light Home & Garden Show

Duquesne Light Home & Garden Show. Dates: Friday, March 10 to Sunday, March 19, 2017. Place: The Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh, 1000 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. Phone: 412/281-3700. Duquesne Light Home & Garden Show is a 10-day event being held from 10th March to the 19th March, 2017 at The Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA. This event showcases products like manufacturers and suppliers of the products and services of this industry will come to participate in this show. Apart from that many exporters and contractors of these items are also expected to come in the Duquesne Light Home & Garden Show. Exhibitors will get an excellent opportunity to meet various people and exhibit their latest items in this international event in the Architecture & Designing Industry. Website: http://10times.com/duquesne-lighthome-gardenshow.

MICHIGAN NURSERY AND LANDSCAPE ASSOCIATION

Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association - Grow Your Landscape Business Workshop. Date: Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Place: Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 2209 University Park Drive, Okemos, MI 48864. Registration is 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM. Workshop is 8:30 am TO 4:00 PM. Put Great Ideas to Work! Join us for this one-day high-impact workshop and you'll learn how to gain maximum traction and grow your landscape business, step by step. The secret to success in the landscape business comes from three (3) critical areas: better people, proven systems, and more profitable sales. In this workshop you'll discover how to pull all three (3) of these together and ignite rapid, profitable growth. You Will Learn A Proven System. This intensive workshop will help you rapidly build the value and profitability of your business - and bring back the joy of ownership. It covers every aspect of Jeffrey Scott's Proven 5-Step Business Building Process. It also includes his exclusive Grow Your Landscape Business Playbook, a step-by-step guide written specifically for landscape business owners that will ensure your success. This Workshop Will Equip You To Gain Control of Your Team, Your Business and Your Life! And More! Presenter Bio: Jeffrey Scott, MBA, Author, Coach and Hall-of-Fame consultant is the expert in growth and profit maximization in the landscape industry. He grew his landscape company into a successful $10 million enterprise (15 million in today's dollars), and he is now devoted to helping others achieve profound success. To learn more, visit: www.JeffreyScott.biz. Register by February 22, 2017 for early bird rates. For more information on this workshop, visit The Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association at 2149 Commons Parkway, Okemos, Michigan or Phone: 517/381-0437; Fax: 517/381-0638.

NASTT's No-Dig Show & ISTT's 35th International No-Dig

NASTT's No-Dig Show & ISTT's 35th International No-Dig. DATES: April 9 thru 13, 2017. EVENT LOCATION: Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center, 201 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, MD 20745. Phone: 301/965-4000. Who is NASTT? Founded in June 1990, the North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) is a not-for-profit, educational and technical society dedicated to promoting the benefits of trenchless technology for public awareness through education, training and research. NASTT is North America's definitive resource for trenchless solutions to aging underground infrastructure and the applications of trenchless technologies. What is No-Dig? Do you know how trenchless technologies can help you find and repair leaks before they become major breaks? Attend NASTT's No-Dig Show and learn the proactive trenchless technologies that will help prevent this from happening in your city. NASTT's No-Dig Show is the largest trenchless technology conference in North America, where professionals attend to learn new techniques that will save money and improve infrastructure. Who Should Attend? The overall No-Dig program is focused on one objective: To help you maximize your investment in trenchless technologies, services, and applications. Owners, utilities and municipalities can immediately benefit! For more information on this event, go to http://nodigshow.com/event-overview/