A comprehensive guide to trade shows, seminars and workshops in North America and around the world.


Calendar of Events

MARCH 2011

Events
22-25
Revestir 2011, Transamérica Expo Center, São Paulo, Brazil. ANFACER, +55-11-3289-7555.

23-26
Marble 2011, Izmir Fair, Izmir, Turkey. IZFAS, +90-232-482-12-70.

31-April 3
TechniPIERRE 2011, Liège Exhibition Centre, Liège, Belgium. Foire Internationale de Liège, +32-4-227-77-67.

Education
30
Business Success for Fabricators, Atlanta. Marble Institute of America, 440-250-9222.

APRIL 2011

Events
20-23
STONETECH 2011, China International Exhibition Center, Bejing. CCPIT Building Materials Sub-Council, +86-10-68362774.

26-28
K/BIS (Kitchen and Bath Industry Show), Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas. Nielsen Expositions, 800-933-8735.

Education
14-15
Restoration/Maintenance Seminar, Powell, Tenn. VIC International, 800-423-1634.

14-16
Stone Fabricators Alliance “Diversification with Stone and Concrete” Workshop, Wilmington, N.C. Bluewater Surfaces Inc., 910-254-9888.

14
Marketing Your Stone Company in Today's World of Google & Social Media, Houston. Marble Institute of America, 440-250-9222.

MAY 2011
Events
12-14
American Institute of Architects (AIA) 2011 National Convention and Design Expo, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans. AIA, 202-626-7300.

Education
12-14
Stone Fabricators Alliance “High Production Facility” Workshop, Beltsville, Md. Artelye Marble & Granite, 301-931-6616.

19
Marketing Your Stone Company in Today's World of Google & Social Media, Denver. Marble Institute of America, 440-250-9222.

JUNE 2011

Events
22-25
Stone+tec 2011, Nuremberg Exhibition Centre, Nuremberg, Germany. NürnbergMesse North America, 770-618-5830 or NürnbergMesse GmbH , +49-9-11-86-06-81-08.

Education
16
Marketing Your Stone Company in Today's World of Google & Social Media,, Boston. Marble Institute of America, 440-250-9222.

16-17
Restoration/Maintenance Seminar, Powell, Tenn. VIC International, 800-423-1634.

16-18
Stone Fabricators Alliance “Brembana/VMT" Workshop, Winnipeg, Manitoba. River City Stone, 204-927-8663.

23
Business Success for Fabricators, Toronto. Marble Institute of America, 440-250-9222.

JULY
Education
14-16
Stone Fabricators Alliance “Marketing/Sales/Branding” Workshop, Woodinville, Wash. Venetian Stone Works, 425-486-1234.

28
Business Success for Fabricators, , Seattle. Marble Institute of America, 440-250-9222.

AUGUST 2011

Education
1-4
“Basic Fabrication/Hands-On Training,” Gilbert, Ariz. AZ School of Rock, 480-309-9422.

8-11
“Basic Fabrication/Hands-On Training,” Gilbert, Ariz. AZ School of Rock, 480-309-9422.

11-13
Stone Fabricators Alliance “Advanced Production” Workshop, Bangor, Maine. Qualey Granite, 207-947-7858.

SEPTEMBER 2011

Events
21-24
Marmomacc 2011, Verona Exhibition Centre, Verona, Italy. VeronaFiere, +39-0458-298-111. U.S. contact: Consultants International Group, 202-783-7000.

Education
6-9
“Basic Fabrication/Hands-On Training,” Gilbert, Ariz. AZ School of Rock, 480-309-9422.

8-10
Stone Fabricators Alliance “An Eye for Detail” Workshop, Carson City, Nev. Perfection Connection, 775-882-4488.

12-15

“Basic Fabrication/Hands-On Training,” Gilbert, Ariz. AZ School of Rock, 480-309-9422.

14
Business Success for Fabricators, Washington. Marble Institute of America, 440-250-9222.

OCTOBER 2011

Events
4-7
Greenbuild 2011, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto. U.S. Green Building Council, 202-742-3818.

20-22
International Countertop Expo, Rio All-Suites Casino & Resort, Las Vegas. International Surface Fabricators Association, 877-464-7732.

27-29
Hardscape North America 2011, Kentucky Exhibition Center, Louisville, Ky. Sellers Expositions, 888-580-9960.

27-30
Natural Stone (Eighth International Marble, Natural-Stone Products and Technologies Fair), CNR Expo, Istanbul. CNR Ekspo Trade Fairs, +90-212-465-74-74.

30-Nov. 2
ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego. American Society of Landscape Architects, 202-898-2444.

Education
17-18
Leadership Workshop, Dallas. Marble Institute of America, 440-250-9222.

24-25
“Quarry Tours,” Barre, Vt. Marble Institute of America, 440-250-9222.

NOVEMBER 2011

Education
2
Ultimate Seminar for Natural-Stone Installers, Phoenix, Marble Institute of America, 440-250-9222.

JANUARY 2012

Events
23-26
StonExpo Marmomacc Americas/SURFACES, Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas. Hanley Wood Exhibitions, 866-550-6808.

APRIL 2012

Events
17-20
Coverings 2012, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla. NTP, 703-683-8500..

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