METALCON 2022 EDUCATION

Get the practical, solutions-oriented education on the key trends impacting the metal construction industry you can’t get anywhere else.  From best practices and industry insights, to tools, techniques and technical knowledge, your business will be well positioned to win in 2022, 2023 and beyond.

Learn from the top technical whizzes, business experts, design professionals, and industry insiders in metal construction today. From intensive pre-show workshops to FREE educational sessions conveniently located inside the exhibit hall, to inspiring Keynotes and beyond, METALCON has it all!

WORKSHOPS

Maximize your METALCON experience!  In addition to the 25+ FREE sessions located in the Exhibit Hall, check out the in-depth, skill-building and life-saving workshops taking place Tuesday, October 11 (pre-show), through Thursday, October 13th.  Workshops are a la carte. Your Total Experience registration is included with your workshop registration.

Select Criteria: Session Type = Paid Workshop: Includes access to the Show Floor

Tuesday, October 11, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Location: Room 131
This two-day, eight-hour certificate program is based on MCA's Metal Roof Installation Manual.  Participants can experience quality facetime with industry experts and get hands-on training in topics including substrates, safety, sealants, flashings, panel types and connections, tools, fasteners, maintenance, and more.  Upon successful completion of the training program, individuals who... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Steve Maule
Engineering Manager
Fabral
Steve Minunni
Northeast District Sales Manag
ATAS International Inc.
Paid Workshop: Includes access to the Show Floor

Wednesday, October 12, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Location: Room 138
Learn the benefits of insulated metal panels (IMP's) for meeting environmental goals, ease of instcost-effectivenessectiveness, and design potential. Find out how certain notable sports and event facilities were designed with IMP’s for durability and low maintenance Discover how IMP’S played a major role in designing commercial and medical building with superior environmental... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Amanda Karns
Director, Project Services
Kingspan Insulated Panels
Andy McIntyre, CSI CCPR
Regional Sales Manager
Kingspan Insulated Panels
Paid Workshop: Includes access to the Show Floor
  • Location: Room 139
Often billed as "Metal Roofing 101," this course includes technical information presented in a common-sense fashion that makes the art and science of metal roofing clear, concise and understandable. Topics include the history of metal roofing, metals and metallic coatings, metallurgy, galvanic, weathering and material selection criteria. Also are covered: fabrication... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Rob Haddock
CEO
S-5
Paid Workshop: Includes access to the Show Floor

Wednesday, October 12, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Location: Room 141
Winston Churchill once said, "It is not enough that we do our best, sometimes you have to do what is required." According to Gallup, only 1 out of 3 employees are engaged at the workplace, i.e. doing what is required. The rest are going through the motions, at best, with... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Dave Rosenberg, CPBA
Speaker
Locked On Leadership
Paid Workshop: Includes access to the Show Floor

Wednesday, October 12, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Location: Room 133
“Considerations for Metal Building Roll Formers” presented by Matt Werner and Shawn Huffman This presentation will challenge participants to think about the panel, purlin, and trim roll forming in a production environment. How does technology apply to return on investment? What is the balance between technology and resources? Does automation help... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Andy Allman
President
AMS Controls Inc.
Brian Rodgers, Sr.
Sr. Application Engineer
Formtek, Inc.
Matt Werner
Senior Manager Sales
Bradbury Group The
Shawn Huffman
Beck Automation
Beck Automation LLC
Steve Ebel
President
Roll Form Solutions Inc
Paid Workshop: Includes access to the Show Floor

Wednesday, October 12, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Location: Room 131
This two-day, eight-hour certificate program is based on MCA's Metal Roof Installation Manual.  Participants can experience quality facetime with industry experts and get hands-on training in topics including substrates, safety, sealants, flashings, panel types and connections, tools, fasteners, m,aintenance and more.  Upon successful completion of the training program, individuals who... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Steve Maule
Engineering Manager
Fabral
Steve Minunni
Northeast District Sales Manag
ATAS International Inc.
Paid Workshop: Includes access to the Show Floor

Thursday, October 13, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Location: Room 139
This course is an advanced building block for the metal roofing essentials covered in Part I and covers the coil coating process, paint characteristics, common and popular steep and low slope construction details, “do’s and don’ts” of installation, in addition to curved applications and wind issues. Finally, the program delves... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Rob Haddock
CEO
S-5
Paid Workshop: Includes access to the Show Floor

Thursday, October 13, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Location: Room 138
Louis Pasteur is credited with the phrase, “Chance favors the prepared mind”.  I doubt he was thinking of fall protection at the time, but his advice certainly drives home the importance of planning high-risk tasks on a project.  Since falls are the #1 killer in construction (by far), it is... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Craig Shaffer, CSP
President
SafetyWorks, Inc.
Paid Workshop: Includes access to the Show Floor

Thursday, October 13, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Location: Room 133
Sponsored by the Fabricators and Manufacturers Association, International    “Material and How it Affects Metal Building Products in the Roll Forming Process” Presented by Brian Rogers This presentation will focus on how material changes can make a difference in your products. When material is changed, it can make slight differences that may change... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Brian Rodgers, Sr.
Sr. Application Engineer
Formtek, Inc.
Chuck Summerhill
Technical Sales/Engineer
TEKFAB, Inc.
Paul Williams
Vice President
Formtek, Inc.
Paid Workshop: Includes access to the Show Floor