Certified Flooring Installers Association (CFI) President Chris McKee announced the details of the upcoming Annual Convention & Expo running August 2-4, 2022, at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida.
This year’s show opens with the pre-Convention Regional Installation Competition on Sunday, July 31, and Monday, August 1. The inaugural regional competitions in Orlando, St. Louis, and San Leandro are part of the National Installer of the Year Competition at TISE 2023. Applicants are now being accepted.
The Convention kicks off with the Opening Session on Tuesday, August 2, with keynote speakers WFCA CEO Scott Humphrey and FCEF Executive Director Jim Aaron. The afternoon includes in-depth training and hands-on workshops. Sessions include Hand Sewing, Create Custom Inset, Moisture, Heat Welding, and Public Speaking. The day will wrap up with the Welcome Reception.
Wednesday, August 3, begins with the annual golf tournament at Shingle Creek Golf Club. For non-golfers, there will be round table discussions from FCEF and Women in Floorcovering, hosted by Jen Zurn. A lineup of speakers will present a range of topics. Wednesday will wrap up with the Dinner and Awards Ceremony.
The last day of the show will include a General Session, Generations Next, and the Exhibit Hall, where attendees will have the opportunity to speak with industry suppliers about the latest technology, innovations, and products. The show will wrap up with the Closing and Fun Night.
See the full schedule.