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  • Annual Convention

  • The Convention and The Commercial Flooring Trade show will bring together top commercial contractors, manufacturer technical representatives, consultants and those serving the commercial flooring industry; offering exceptional educational sessions and networking opportunities at the El Conquistador in Tucson, Arizona.

    You won't want to miss the educational sessions taking place on Wednesday, March 27 and Thursday, March 28.

    The Commercial Flooring Trade Show with Happy Hour | Wednesday, March 27 | 2:00 - 6:00 pm

    The only trade show dedicated to the commercial flooring industry, now including a happy hour from 5-6 pm. Meet with technical representatives from leading commercial flooring manufacturers and service providers to learn about new products and solutions.

    Live product demonstrations immediately following the Trade Show by:

    • Loba-Wakol | 6:00 - 6:30 pm
    • Metropolitan/Evoke Flooring | 6:30 - 7:00 pm
  • About El Conquistador Tucson About El Conquistador Tucson

    Discover a desert oasis.

    Discover a desert oasis. Lush desert terrain, tropical drinks and southwestern décor welcome your arrival to the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains. Guests will enjoy:

    • Newly remodeled guest rooms, suites & casitas
    • 5 outdoor swimming pools featuring a 143-foot waterslide, kids' pool, hot and cold jetted tubs and adult-only pool
    • Four restaurants with a variety of Southwest-style dining options
    • On-site Elements Spa with a variety of massages and wraps
    • Enjoy miles of equestrian, birding and hiking trails at Catalina State Park and Coronado National Forest.
    • Recipient of 34 consecutive AAA 4-Diamond Awards


    Reserve your room today by calling or going online:

    Call: 1-888-370-0980 and reference Group Code: FCICA

    Make your reservations onliine, enter group code FCICA: Click Here

    Room Block Rate: $189.00 plus tax, per night

    Room Block Reservation Deadline: Room block rate is subject to availability and reservations must be made by 2/28/19

    Resort Charge: FREE for FCICA event attendees

  • Mike Newberry Interview with Dave Foster
  • Convention 2018 Photo Video

    In It To Win It
  • Earn Your Project Management Certification in 3 Days Earn Your Project Management Certification in 3 Days

    3 Days To CIM allows you to earn your Certified Installation Manager certification in a 72-hour marathon session.

    When: Saturday, March 23rd - Monday, March 25th

    Where: El Conquistador | Tucson, AZ | Reserve your hotel online, click here

    Event Includes:

    • Classroom setting
    • Expert Moderators - Mike Newberry, CIM, FCICA Chairman and Don Styka, CIM FCICA Education Chairman
    • Breakfast and lunches all 3 days
    • Graduation dinner on Monday, March 25th 6:00 - 8:00 pm


  • Choose Your Dinner Adventure - Wednesday, March 27

    New this year, we are providing three (3) dinner options for Wednesday, March 27th. These dinner options are included in your attendee registration 

    Culinary Dropout - Sponsored by the Successors 

    All are welcome to join the Successors for this fun experience. Culinary Dropout serves classic meals done right. With crowd favorites like pretzel bites and provolone fondue, their famous fried chicken drizzled with honey, you'll want to taste everything. Thirsty? Wash it all down with an ice-cold draft beer or a killer house-made cocktail.  And don’t forget to stick around for games and free live music with a laid-back vibe.  Culinary Dropout is for anyone who loves damn good food and drinks.  FCICA will provide transportation, food stations and seating in the patio lounges area. Drinks are on your own.

    El Charro - Oro Valley

    Established in 1922 by Tia Monica Flin, El Charro Café of Tucson, Arizona is The Nation’s Oldest Mexican Restaurant in continuous operation by the same family.

    El Charro has become one of the most critically acclaimed restaurant brands in the USA with features in Bon Appétit, Gourmet Magazine, USA Today, The NBC Today Show, Parade Magazine, the NY and LA Times and most recently; The NY Post. 

    Featuring Sonoran and innovative Tucson-style Mexican food, FCICA will provide transportation, menu options and group seating. Drinks are on your own.

    Epazote – Stay at El Conquistador

    Chef Joshua Willett scours the local area daily in search of the finest ingredients for his Southwest-infused menu. Combine the inspired dishes with Epazote’s spectacular setting with breathtaking views of the 5,300-ft cliffs of Pusch Ridge, for the ultimate Southwestern dining experience. FCICA will provide menu options and seating on the patio. Drinks are on your own.

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