Coverings '18

Why Attend?

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Experience the latest tile & stone trends, mingle with industry peers, and walk away with knowledge and connections that will help advance your position and business. Whether you're part of a small team, or a multi-billion dollar corporation, coming to Coverings will propel your success. 
Free Education

Free Education

Coverings is dedicated to providing education, including CEUs, through: conference sessions, hands-on workshops, live demos, show floor tours and more. Our robust education program includes leading speakers from every segment of the industry to ensure you stay current and have access to the business building resources you need to succeed. Coverings is an AIA/CES Approved Provider and a NKBA CEU Provider Partner. Find new solutions and be stimulated be the top-rated sessions offered at Coverings all at no cost to you.
9 Miles of Tile & Stone

9 Miles of Tile & Stone

Source new products your customers will demand by exploring the latest products, trends, and tools from 1,100 of the world's leading manufacturers and suppliers. Take a trip around the world of tile & stone by visiting pavilions including: North America, Italy, Spain, Turkey, and Brazil. Get inspired by new trends, textures, shapes and alternative uses of tile and stone. Coverings is an investment that will pay you back many times over with ideas and contacts to grow your business.
Invaluable Connections

Invaluable Connections

More than 25,000 tile & stone leaders, innovators, and rising stars are attending Coverings. It's your chance to interact with others in the industry who face the same challenges and share the same interests as you. Coverings offers a place to meet with your suppliers face to face, connect with current clients across the globe, and network with new business prospects. Show floor happy hours are a great place to connect!

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Convince Your Boss

With as much value Coverings provides free of charge, we don't think it will be a tough sell. In case you need to do some light arm-twisting, here's a letter template with all the reasons you belong at Coverings. 

Download Your Justification Letter

When you return from Coverings, use this trip report to show your boss all the new business contacts you have made, how much you have learned, and how it all can be applied in your business. Your chances of coming back to another Coverings show will greatly increase and your boss will probably want to join you!

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