AISC Annual Meeting Offers Networking Opportunities
August 07, 2006 From American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.
The nation's leading structural steel executives will gather at The Breakers in Palm Beach, Fla., from October 5-7, 2006. The meeting offers the perfect opportunity for staff from fabricators, service centers, steel mills, and other companies that support the industry to come together to exchange ideas and meet prospective customers and suppliers.
In addition to the formal program, which includes steel-related presentations and entertaining speakers, numerous social gatherings are scheduled to allow informal conversations and a chance to meet other industry leaders. And, of course, plenty of time is available to take advantage of the resorts extraordinary golf courses.
The conference begins Thursday afternoon with a discussion on "Expanding or Relocating Your Shop--Critical Considerations." Following that presentation are two sessions on golf, one featuring Peter Kessler (of The Golf Channel fame) and the other with Erik Larsen, managing director of the Arnold Palmer Design Company.
Friday begins with a presentation on New Orleans from the perspective of a local fabricator, with the rest of the day's program focusing on the Institute. AISC President Roger Ferch will give a presentation on the Institute's current activities and a glimpse at the beginning of AISC's 15-year strategic plan, which will be followed by a Q&A with the Institute's senior staff.
To view the complete program or to register for the meeting, please visit www.aisc.org/annualmeeting.
For more information contact:
VP of Communications
American Institute of Steel Construction
The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry. AISC’s mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural steel-related technical and market-building activities, including: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, and market development. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry of providing timely and reliable information.
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