• Convention Event Schedule

  • Staying Sharp

  • Tuesday, March 26 Tuesday, March 26

    Committee Meeting Day

    Registration | 7:30 am – 4:30 pm

    Associations Committee Meeting | 8:00 am - 9:45 am | with breakfast

    This meeting is open to all associate members. If a vote takes place, only one vote per company will be permitted.

    Attendee Breakfast | 8:00 am - 9:45 am

    Cacti & Critters | 10 am - 2:45 pm | Optional Event. Additional Fee $159

    Join us for a docent guided walking tour of The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, a 98-acre fusion experience of zoo, aquarium, botanical garden and natural history museum. With lunch at the Ocotillo, a restaurant on site that focuses on locally sourced ingredients to create regional southwest cuisine; this is a true Arizona experience not to be missed.  To view a detailed description of the tour, click here.

    Education Committee Meeting | 10:00 am - 12:00 noon

    All registered attendees are invited to attend the Education Committee Meeting. Only committee members will be able to cast a vote. Not a committee member? Complete the online form to join - Click Here.

    CIM Steering Committee | 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm | with lunch (invite only)

    Attendee Lunch | 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

    Membership Committee Meeting | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    All registered attendees are invited to attend the Membership Committee Meeting. Only committee members will be able to cast a vote. Not a committee member? Complete the online form to join - Click Here.

    Successors Committee Meeting | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm | invite only

    Welcome Reception | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Wednesday, March 27 Wednesday, March 27

    Education & The Commercial Flooring Trade Show

    Registration | 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

    Attendee Breakfast | 8:00 am – 9:00 am

    Opening Session | 9:15 am – 10:00 am

    Keynote Speaker | Theresa Rose | 10:00 am – 11:00 am

    Mindful Productivity: Make More Time, Get More Done, Earn More Money, and Have More Fun!

    Break | 11:00 am – 11:30 am

    Trade show set-up | 11:15 am – 1:00 pm

    Mind Blowing Leadership | 11:00 am – 12:15 pm | Theresa Rose

    Attendee Lunch | 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm

    Experience Biosphere 2 | 11 am - 4 pm | Optional Event. Additional Fee $199

    Your Adventure starts with lunch at a farm-to-table restaurant, the Harvest. Following lunch, you will be taken to Biosphere 2. This is an opportunity of a lifetime and Kim’s favorite tour. For complete tour details, click here.

    Commercial Flooring Trade Show | 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm | Happy Hour 5 – 6 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. View product marketing materials for premier exhibitors via the AttendeeHub mobile app.

    Live Product Demonstration | Loba-Wakol | 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

    Live Product Demonstration | Metropolitan/Evoke Floors | 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

    Trade show tear-down | 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

    Choose Your Dinner Adventure | 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm | Included in attendee registration

    Option #1 – Successor Sponsored – Culinary Dropout
     
    Option #2 – El Charro, Oro Valley
     
    Option #3 – Epazote – Stay at El Conquistador

    To view a description of each restaurant experience, click here.

  • Thursday, March 28 Thursday, March 28

    Day of Education

    Trade Show tear down | 7:00 am – 9:00 am

    Registration | 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

    Attendee Breakfast | 8:00 am – 9:00 am

    Successor Breakfast | 8:00 am – 9:00 am

    Business Meeting | 9:15 am – 10:00 am

    Scents of the Desert | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm | Optional Event. Additional Fee $79

    In this fun, interactive and engaging activity, participants will learn about healthy organic skin care while creating their own custom gift or gift set derived from “scents of the desert”. This program will be conducted by Owner/Artist Paula Morris of Sweet P’s Desert Essence Fragrance Collection and will be held on site at El Conquistador and includes lunch. For more details about this event, click here.

    Break | 10:00 am – 10:15 am

    What's New with Tools | 10:15 am – 11:15 am |

    Break | 11:15 am – 11:30 am

    Building Relationships | 11:30 am – 12:45 pm

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    Attendee Lunch | 12:45 pm – 2:00 pm

    Contractor Session with Lunch | 12:45 pm – 2:00 pm | Independent Contractor Discussion with Sloan Bailey

    ASTM 3191 & Concrete Porosity | 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm |

    Break & Silent Auction Closes | 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

    Dispute Resolution | 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm | Sloan Bailey

    Closing Reception & Dinner | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm | The Last Territory