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Webinar Re-broadcast: Digital Graphics on Awning & Structures

September 15

1 – 2 pm CST

Free Member Exclusive!

Join us for a re-broadcast of this popular webinar with new live Q&A.

lols10外围赛The purpose of this webinar is to educate attendees on the various methods for applying graphics to awnings and outdoor structures. We will discuss available technologies, cost of acquisition, life expectancy of the graphics, and available top coatings for longevity. Be prepared to learn and ask questions!

Webinar: How to Benefit from ASTM and IFAI’s Partnership. Updating CPAI-84 (2020) on Camping Tents: A Case Study

September 17

12 – 1 pm CST

Members: Free, Non-Members: $39

Learn about how:

  • IFAI has partnered with standards development organization ASTM International and industry members to update CPAI-84 for the first time since 1995.
  • The ASTM partnership can be leveraged for additional improvements to CPAI standards affecting other product areas.
  • The “inside baseball” of the changes to the test method and scope of the CPAI-84 standard for camping tents.
  • How the updated CPAI-84 (2020) impacts regulatory compliance for recreational outdoor camping tents and children’s play tents.
  • The continued reliance on CPAI-84 in various state and local codes.

Webinar Re-broadcast: Are Building Codes and Standards Important or a Hindrance to your Business

September 22

1 – 2 pm CST

Free Member Exclusive!

lols10外围赛Join us for a re-broadcast of this popular webinar with new live Q&A.

This course will provide a brief review of the Building Code sections that impact the Awning Industry and the related enforcement issues. It will end with a discussion of why and how such codes are developed and how you can be involved. There will also be time at the end for discussion on code enforcement experiences.

Webinar Re-broadcast: PAMA Safety Webinar

September 29

1 – 2 pm CST

Free Member Exclusive!

Join us for a re-broadcast of this popular webinar with new live Q&A.

lols10外围赛This webinar will focus on OSHA regulations that pertain to the awning and shade industry and how they apply to manufacturing. Discover the most common OSHA violations in the industry, shop and site installation hazards and the best practices.

Waste Containment System Design Seminar – A Virtual Event

October 20 – October 22

This technical training opportunity is the fourth in a series of landfill design seminars that has been developed to provide attendees with a deeper working knowledge of surface and subsurface flows of stormwater impinging on landfill closures. This discussion will go beyond slope stabilization using the infinite slope formula.

IFAI Virtual Expo 2020

November 2 – November 12

For close to a century, the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) Expo has been regarded as the industrial fabric industry’s flagship show for commerce, networking and knowledge. As the premier industrial, specialty and advanced textiles event, IFAI Expo attracts approximately 5,000 industry stakeholders from around the world for four days of buying and selling, networking, learning and fun — all designed to help participants grow their bottom line. For more information please visit the website.


Marine Fabricators Conference 2021

January 7 – January 9

Sheraton New Orleans

Join us at the annual Marine Fabricators Conference 2021 taking place at the Sheraton New Orleans, overlooking the French Quarter. The conference features three full days of education and networking designed to help you cultivate industry connections, improve your efficiency, and increase revenue.

IFAI Fabricators Conference & Showcase 2021

February 18 – February 19

Sheraton Jacksonville Hotel

Registration is Now Open - Make plans to attend this 1.5-day conference. Grow your industry knowledge with session topics on cutting rooms, industrial sewing machine maintenance, shade sails, foam and more! Network with fabricators and suppliers. Discover what’s new at the showcase tabletops featuring products and services. Also, there will be a shop tour.

Geosynthetics Conference 2021

February 21 – February 24

Kansas City Convention Center

Geosynthetics Conference 2021 is co-located with the International Erosion Control Association’s Annual Conference. This must-attend event features more than 3,000 combined geotechnical practitioners, designers, regulators, contractors, manufacturers and installers coming together to network and learn.

Women in Textiles Summit 2021

March 3 – March 5

Chateau Elan Resort & Winery

Conduct business while making connections at the Women in Textiles Summit 2021. The Summit gathers some of the brightest leaders in the textiles industry to share, grow and network. Come as colleagues and leave as friends. The goal of the Summit is to strengthen the advancement of women and men through an interactive forum that provides education, networking and dialogue about important issues affecting women in business.