Schedule

  Wednesday, February 14
[!] Denotes EXPO LIVE!    [*] Denotes Hands-On / Show Floor Training
8:00 - 9:00 A Retaining Key Employees:  Creating a Self-Motivating Work Environment Thomas Hudgin
8:00 - 9:00 A Residential Metal Roofing and Your Post-Frame Business Todd Meinhold
8:00 - 9:00 A OSHA Update Gary Auman
9:15 - 10:15 A Strategic Business Planning That Works Thomas Hudgin
9:15 - 10:15 A  Using Social Media to Build Your Business Adam Haynes
9:15 - 10:15 A  Use of Snow-Retention Devices:  Science or Science Fiction?  Phacts or Phobias? Rob Haddock & Tim Martin
9:30 - 10:00 A [*]  Significant New OSHA Safety Standards for General Industry (Exhibitors Only) Gary Auman
10:30 - 12:15 P General Session with Keynote Presentation Jason Young
12:30 - 5:30 P Trade Show Open
12:45 - 1:15 P [!]  Ultimate Post-Frame Foundation System Concrete Pier System
1:30 - 2:00 P [*]  Tool Ergonomics:  Reducing Injuries and Improving Safety with Power Tools Milwaukee Tool
2:00 - 2:15 P [!]  Thermal Expansion Fasteners Leland Industries
2:15 - 3:15 P [*]  Residential Walk Door Application and Installation Plyco
3:15 - 3:30 P [!]  Variobend:  Maximizing Trim-Bending Efficiency Hershey's Metal Meister
3:30 - 4:00 P [*]  Tool Ergonomics:  Reducing Injuries and Improving Safety with Power Tools Milwaukee Tool
4:15 - 5:15 P [*]  Residential Window Installation AJ Manufacturing
8:00 - 12:00 A Plyco Reception

 

  Thursday, February 15
8:00 - 9:00 A Integrating and Engaging Millennials in the Construction Workforce Alan Kerschen
8:00 - 9:00 A  No Participation Ribbons in Sales:  Keeping Score for Your Marketing and Sales Success  Gary Reichert
8:00 - 9:00 A  Vapor Retarders and Air Barriers:  What, When, Where and Why? Joe Zulovich
9:15 - 10:15 A The New Challenge:  Post-Frame Homes, Part 1:  Interest in Post-Frame Residential Construction is Growing - Are You Ready? K.P. Persaud
9:15 - 10:15 A  Lead Production Michael Carpenter
9:15 - 10:15 A  Post and Pier Foundation Design Aid David Bohnhoff
10:30 - 11:30 A Preparing for Your Move to Residential Construction R. David O'Brien
10:30 - 11:30 A  Digital Marketing in the Post-Frame Industry Ron Mileti
10:30 - 11:30 A  OSHA - Putting the Myths to Rest Ken Montgomery
11:45 - 1:15 P NFBA Awards Luncheon
1:30 - 5:30 P Trade Show Open
1:45 - 2:00 P [!]  Thermal Expansion Fasteners Leland Industries
2:00 - 3:00 P [*]  Tool Ergonomics:  Reducing Injuries and Improving Safety with Power Tools Milwaukee Tool
3:00 - 3:15 P [!]  Variobend:  Maximizing Trim-Bending Efficiency Hershey's Metal Meister
3:15 - 4:15 P [*]  Residential Window Installation AJ Manufacturing
4:15 P Screw-Driving Competition Atlas Bolt & Screw
5:30 - 7:00 P Christians in Construction Reception
8:00 - 11:00 P Thursday Expo Social

 

  Friday, February 16
8:00 - 9:00 A The New Challenge:  Post-Frame Homes, Part 2:  Okay, How Do We Get Started? K.P. Persaud
8:00 - 9:00 A  Understanding and Selling Residential Metal Roofing Todd Miller
8:00 - 9:00 A  Rotatable Guarded Hot Box Testing of Post-Frame Building Walls David Bohnhoff
8:30 - 12:30 P Trade Show Open
9:30 A Shearing Competition Swenson Shear
9:45 - 10:45 A Assuring the Successful Continuation of Your Business Leon & Terrance Resnick
9:45 - 10:45 A  Working Effectively with Your Truss Designer Jim Vogt
9:45 - 10:45 A  Developing a Safety Culture Within Your Company Gary Auman
11:00 A Nail-Pounding Competition Maze Nails
[!] Denotes EXPO LIVE!    [*] Denotes Hands-On / Show Floor Training