Conferences, Expos and Seminars

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UNI® seminars, Lunch and Learns or presentations may qualify for CEU (Continuing Education Units or PDHs (Professional Development Hours). Contact your local UNI® Manufacturer directly for more information.

 

UNI-GROUP U.S.A. may exhibit at a number of industry conferences or expos each year. We will list these on this page as they are scheduled. UNI Manufacturer events such as local industry tradeshows, design professional educational opportunities and contractor training may also be listed here. Check back from time to time for updated listings.

 

 

StormCon

Samsung TabletSTORMCON 2014 - PORTLAND, OREGON - BOOTH 314

We'd like to thank all those who stopped by to visit us and our local manufacturer Mutual Materials at the 2014 StormCon Conference and Exposition August 3-7 at the Portland Convention Center.

 

This year's winner of a new Samsung 4 Tablet is Keare Blaylock, environmental specialist in the public works department of Marion County in Salem Oregon!

 

Please check out our Downloads page for the latest papers from the conference!

 

For more information and to register visit http://www.stormcon.com/.

 

 

 

UNI MANUFACTURER EVENTS AND EDUCATION

Contact the UNI Manufacturers listed below directly for more information.

 

ACKER-STONE INDUSTRIES

ASLA EXPO

November 21-24, 2014 - Colorado Convention Center

LA EXPO

March 12-13, 2015 - Long Beach Convention Center

 

BORGERT PRODUCTS

Minnesota State Fair

Borgert Products won the People's Choice Award at this year's fair - read more.

Hardscapes Expo

October 22-24, 2014 - Kentucky Exposition Center - Booth 1164

 

MUTUTAL MATERIALS

INTERLOCKING CONCRETE PAVEMENT INSTITUTE (ICPI) COURSES

Permeable Interlocking Concrete Pavements (PICP) - Design Professionals CE Program
This presentation provides an overview of the ICPI manual, Permeable Interlocking Concrete Pavements covering selection, project examples, design, specification, construction and maintenance. LEED credits, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and costs also covered. Earns 1 credit hour for health, safety, and welfare (AIA or ASLA).

 

Specifications and Construction Details for Interlocking Concrete Pavements
The presentation follows ICPI Tech Spec 9, Guide Specification for the Construction of Interlocking Concrete Pavement and explains how to specify and detail interlocking concrete pavements. Earns 1 credit hour for health, safety, and welfare (AIA or ASLA).

 

The Pattern Language of Concrete Pavers (Design Professional CE Program)
Following the book - Patios, Driveways, and Plazas - The Pattern Language of Concrete Pavers this presentation teaches the design vocabulary of basic paving patterns and progresses to more intricate variations. It demonstrates that segmental paving is a form of communications that helps explain the character of a place. Earns 1 credit hour (AIA or ASLA).

 

Permeable Interlocking Concrete Pavement: A Low Impact Development Training Tool for Design Professionals, Residential and Commercial Developers, Municipal Officials, and Schools & Universities
Four PowerPoint presentations provide a comprehensive explanation of PICP benefits to these four audiences. Subjects covered include reducing runoff and pollutants, ADA compliance, LEED points, public and private infrastructure cost reduction, green infrastructure and low impact development benefits, reduced saltwater incursions and combined sewer overflows, reduced air pollution with special surface coatings, plus visual appeal and supports neighborhood and campus identity. The presentations explain these benefits and more through project examples across the US and Canada. Programs are AIA and ASLA registered continuing education for lunch 'n learn use. Created by the Low Impact Development Center for ICPI.

 

Life-cycle Cost Analysis for Municipal Interlocking Concrete Pavements Discover how interlocking concrete pavements, with their low maintenance costs, can compare favorably in many situations to asphalt and concrete pavements. Learn the details of life-cycle costing and each input variable.

 

PAVESTONE

Hardscapes Expo

October 22-24, 2014 - Kentucky Exposition Center - Platinum Sponsor - Booth 1138

 

UNILOCK

Unilock Michigan

Date: September 30, 2014

Do-It-Yourself Seminar hosted by Michigan Dealer, Angelo's Supplies. Meet the Unilock Territory Sales manager on Tuesday September 30, 2014 at 6 pm.
This seminar offers tips and tricks for creating beautiful patios, walkways, steps and walls using Unilock paving stones and retaining wall products. It will also feature helpful installation techniques using Unilock products. With a little knowledge you will be able to achieve your landscaping dreams.

 

The seminar is free of charge. A 10% rebate will be available during the seminar. The rebate is for 10% off the suggested retail price of Unilock concrete products purchased through Angelo's Supplies. For more information, please contact Angelo's Supplies at 800-264-3562.

 

Angelo's Supplies

29604 W 8 Mile, Farmington Hills, MI 48336

Unilock Ltd.

Date: October 1, 2014

Calling all Contractors! Join us for a breakfast BBQ and see what NEW Products Unilock is introducing for 2015! You don't want to miss this!

 

Planes Precast

1190 McAdoo's Lane, Kingstone, Ontario K7M 6R1

Hardscapes Expo

October 22-24, 2014 - Kentucky Exposition Center - Booth 3164