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8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Critical Changes to Industry Standards, Guidelines and Best Practices
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Communicating with Color/Design: Inspiring and Defining Essential Trends
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10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
SpeedSlope Rapid Setting Sloping Mortar & Redgard SpeedCoat Rapid Curing Waterproofing Membrane
 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Going Vertical - Flatten It Up Presented by NTCA
 
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10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
LinkedIn Basics
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11:00 AM - 1:15 PM
Builder and Remodeler Appreciation Day Tour and Luncheon - Bringing the Indoors Out and Show Floor Trends
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
ARDEX FLEXBONE® - Revolutionary Single Source Uncoupling Systems
 
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11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
Picture This: Instagram as a Customer Connection Tool
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11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Tile/Stone Installation Systems from MAPEI Presented by MAPEI
 
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11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Contractors Tour En Espanol
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11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Storytelling in the Engagement Era: What You Need to Know to Tell Your Story Effectively in Social Media
 
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
LATICRETE® HYDRO BAN® Board Ready-to-Tile Wall Board
 
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12:15 PM - 12:30 PM
LinkedIn Next Steps - Recruiting and Targeted Networking
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12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
It's All About the Base Presented by Noble Co.
 
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12:45 PM - 1:00 PM
Beginner Blogging: Simple Tips for Connecting with Customers
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12:50 PM - 1:10 PM
LASH, The Original Leveling System Presented by QEP
 
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1:10 PM - 1:40 PM
Innovative Methods for Installing Thin Porcelain Tile Panels
 
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Trends in Tile: Moving Forward
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Annual Forecasting: THE Retention Solution for Keeping Top Talent
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Crossing the Bridge to Natural Stone Tile Installations
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
New Directions for Gauged (formerly Thin) Porcelain Tile
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Connecting Actual Job Costs Back to Estimating
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1:40 PM - 2:10 PM
Going Vertical - Seal It Up Presented by NTCA
 
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2:10 PM - 2:40 PM
LATICRETE® STRATA-MAT™ Uncoupling Membrane
 
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2:40 PM - 3:10 PM
Levolution, a Revolution in Leveling Systems Presented by Miracle Sealants
 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Design: A Global Affair Presented by Interior Design
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Paying for Performance or Just Paying?
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Silica Exposure and Employee Safety in the Tile and Stone Industry
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
How to Become a Certified Tile Installer
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Installation Training for Gauged Porcelain Tile Panels/Slabs
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3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
SpeedSlope Rapid Setting Sloping Mortar & Redgard SpeedCoat Rapid Curing Waterproofing Membrane
 
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3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Big News from Schluter! Find Out What Schluter Systems is Unveiling at Coverings Presented by Schluter Systems
 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Electric Floor Heating Systems - The Comfort You Deserve Presented by Nuheat
 
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4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
ARDEX New Exterior Tiling Systems – Weatherproof Technology & Capillary Passive Drainage Systems
 
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5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Innovative Methods for Installing Thin Porcelain Tile Panels
 
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Ceramic Tiles Ahead of Their Time: Multifunctional Coatings
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
How to Create an Award-Winning Project from Design to Installation - a CID Awards Primer
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Stone Trends: A Historical Perspective
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Five Ways to Avoid Tile Installation Problems
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Ceramic Tile: Market Forecast and the Economics of Distribution
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Contract Magazine Presents: A Fireside Chat with John Czarnecki and Todd Avery-Lenahan
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Taking Control of Your Health Benefit Spend: An Alternative to Traditional Insurance for Small to Mid-Size Companies
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
State of the Industry - Impact of the Natural Stone Promotional Campaign
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Hiring and Retaining the Right People
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Tile Shower Installation Systems - Design Trends and Techniques
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10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
Ceramic Solutions: Protecting Tile and Mitigating Noise in One Roll Presented by Dependable
 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Tile/Stone Installation Systems from MAPEI Presented by MAPEI
 
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10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Contractors: Using Social Networks to Educate Customers & Each Other
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11:00 AM - 1:15 PM
Architect and Designer Appreciation Day Trends Tour and Luncheon
 
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11:00 AM - 1:15 PM
Contractor Appreciation Day Tour and Luncheon
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Going Vertical - Pretty It Up Presented by NTCA
 
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11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
Beginner Blogging: Simple Tips for Connecting with Customers
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11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
LATICRETE® TRI-LITE™ Lightweight Multipurpose Mortar
 
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11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Tips for Promoting Your Business through Social Media at Coverings & Beyond
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
LATICRETE® HYDRO BAN® Board Ready-to-Tile Wall Board
 
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12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Levolution, a Revolution in Leveling Systems Presented by Miracle Sealants
 
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12:45 PM - 1:00 PM
Contractors: Using Social Networks to Learn from Customers & Each Other
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Going Vertical - Stick It Up Presented by NTCA
 
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Coastal Resilience - Rethinking Design for Extreme Weather Conditions Presented by Architectural Record
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Retailer Town Hall Presented by Floor Covering News
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Managing a Family Business
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Behind the Curtain to Zero-Incident Safety!™
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
What a Difference a Grout Makes!
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1:30 PM - 1:50 PM
SpeedSlope Rapid Setting Sloping Mortar & Redgard SpeedCoat Rapid Curing Waterproofing Membrane
 
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1:50 PM - 2:10 PM
It's All About the Base Presented by Noble Co.
 
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2:10 PM - 2:40 PM
Safe Floor Level Shower Installations - wedi Fundo Ligno Presented by wedi
 
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2:40 PM - 3:10 PM
Thin (Gauged) Porcelain Tile Installation with Ultralite S2 Mortar Presented by MAPEI
 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Raise Your Profile: The Ins and Outs of Being a Brand Ambassador
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Site Lines - Tips from the Trade on Designing Showrooms
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fabricator Forum
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
More On Creating and Sustaining a World-Class and Zero-Incident Culture for Safety!™
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Using Online Education and Apprenticeship to Improve Company Performance
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3:10 PM - 3:40 PM
Big News from Schluter! Find Out What Schluter Systems is Unveiling at Coverings Presented by Schluter Systems
 
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3:40 PM - 4:10 PM
Innovative Methods for Installing Thin Porcelain Tile Panels
 
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4:10 PM - 4:40 PM
ARDEX High Performance Grouts – So Creamy and Smooth You Won’t Believe Your Eyes!
 
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4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
SpeedSlope Rapid Setting Sloping Mortar & Redgard SpeedCoat Rapid Curing Waterproofing Membrane
 
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5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Electric Floor Heating Systems - The Comfort You Deserve Presented by Nuheat
 
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Looks Great... For Now - Ease of Ownership & Upkeep of Tile & Competitive Products
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Top 2017 Fall Trends and How to Incorporate Them into Your Showroom
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Perspectives in Benchmarking
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Membranes: When, Where, Why and What
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Introduction to Tile Industry Standards and How to Use Them to Your Advantage
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Cinco maneras de evitar problemas de instalación de azulejo
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Tiny Design: Mighty Impact
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
How to Build a Customer Centric Business
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Attracting More Designers to Your Showroom - How to Deliver CEU Courses
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Risk Management Strategies: What You Do Not Know Can Break You
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Care & Maintenance Interactive Experience: Cause, Cure & Prevention
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Cómo convertirse en un instalador de baldosas certificado
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10:10 AM - 10:40 AM
LATICRETE® PERMACOLOR® Select
 
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10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
SpeedSlope Rapid Setting Sloping Mortar & Redgard SpeedCoat Rapid Curing Waterproofing Membrane
 
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10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
What's Trending in Hospitality? Presented by Hospitality Design
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10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytelling in the Engagement Era: What You Need to Know to Tell Your Story Effectively in Social Media
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11:00 AM - 1:15 PM
Contractor Appreciation Day Tour and Luncheon
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Going Vertical - Don't Foul It Up Presented by NTCA
 
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11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
LinkedIn Basics
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11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Big News from Schluter! Find Out What Schluter Systems is Unveiling at Coverings Presented by Schluter Systems
 
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11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
6 Cs to Social Media Success
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
iQTS244 - The World's First Dry Cut Tile Saw Presented by iQ Power Tools
 
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12:15 PM - 12:30 PM
Picture This: Instagram as a Customer Connection Tool
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12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
LATICRETE® HYDRO BAN® Board Ready-to-Tile Wall Board
 
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12:45 PM - 1:00 PM
LinkedIn Next Steps - Recruiting and Targeted Networking
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Going Vertical - Finish It Up Presented by NTCA
 
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Don't Fight the Whitewater: Leadership Lessons from Turbulent Times
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Beyond the Bath
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Standing Out from Your Competition: CCTS Certification for Your Sales Staff
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Turning Your Project Managers into Business Managers
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Proper Substrate Preparation for Tile Installations
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Preparación de sustratos adecuada para instalaciones de baldosa
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Innovative Methods for Installing Thin Porcelain Tile Panels
 
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
VIVID™ High Performance Grout
 
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2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Preformed, Integrated Linear Drain Installation - Fundo Riolito Neo Modular Presented by wedi
 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Panel Presentation and Discussion of Gauged Porcelain Tile (formerly known as thin porcelain tile)
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Installation Design Showcase: Deconstructed
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
A Product Primer to Increase Your Sales
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Natural Stone Supplier-to-Buyer Manual: Creating International Standards for Importing and Exporting
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3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Innovative Tools in the Tile Industry
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Small Business Healthcare Strategies
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3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Herramientas innovadoras en la industria de las baldosas
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3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
ARDEX Exterior Tiling Systems – Weatherproof Technology & Capillary Passive Drainage Systems
 
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3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
"CRACK KILLS" - Crack Prevention Methods and Products Presented by Merkrete
 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Cold Liquid-Applied, Fully Reinforced Waterproofing
 
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4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Tile/Stone Installation Systems from MAPEI Presented by MAPEI
 
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5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Keynote and Cocktails: KEYNOTE: Design Health and Wellness in the Workplace
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5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Levolution, a Revolution in Leveling Systems Presented by Miracle Sealants
 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Keynote and Cocktails: ASID/Interior Design Magazine Reception at Coverings
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8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Health, Safety, Environment, Design: Selling Tile Sustainability
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8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Don't Get Caught Doing What Worked Yesterday When Customers Are Obsessed With What They Want Tomorrow
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8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Capillary Passive Drainage to Avoid Efflorescence and Failures on Exterior Balcony, Porch and Patio Tile and Stone Installations
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8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Leadership Development and Networking with a Purpose
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tile vs. LVT: Specifying the Right Product for Your Next Project
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
What’s Next in Customer Engagement – More Than Ten Ideas Your Customers Will ‘Like’ And ‘Love’ You For
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10:10 AM - 10:40 AM
Tile/Stone Installation Systems from MAPEI Presented by MAPEI
 
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10:40 AM - 11:10 AM
ARDEX Best in Class Waterproofing Systems – Choose Your Solution
 
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10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
6 Cs to Social Media Success
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fabricator Appreciation Day Tour: New and Innovative Products from the Marketplace
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11:10 AM - 11:40 AM
Going Vertical - Sum It Up Presented by NTCA
 
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11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
Tips for Promoting Your Business through Social Media at Coverings & Beyond
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11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
SpeedSlope Rapid Setting Sloping Mortar & Redgard SpeedCoat Rapid Curing Waterproofing Membrane
 
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11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Contractors: Using Social Networks to Educate Customers & Each Other
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Levolution, a Revolution in Leveling Systems Presented by Miracle Sealants
 
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12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Fabricator Appreciation Day Luncheon: Fabricator Resources to Help Your Business - A Review of Resources, Training and Technology
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12:15 PM - 12:30 PM
Contractors: Using Social Networks to Learn from Customers & Each Other
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12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Innovative Methods for Installing Thin Porcelain Tile Panels
 
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