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World of Concrete 2014: A Preview of the 40th Edition
Sharon J. Rehana / Concrete Construction / December 5, 2013
Get ready to celebrate 40 years of World of Concrete. WOC 2014 promises to deliver innovative products, new seminars, live demonstrations, more than 50,000 concrete construction professionals, and 1300 exhibiting companies.
Now is the time to plan your visit to this exciting event Jan. 21-24 in Las Vegas; seminars begin Jan. 20. For more information on registration, exhibitors, and accommodations, visitwww.worldofconcrete.com. Here are some highlights that will interest concrete contractors.
Tuesday–Thursday, Jan. 21–23, during show hours, Booth C3639
If you want to know what’s going on in the concrete industry, stop by CC Live. The editors of Concrete Construction, Concrete Surfaces, and The Concrete Producer magazines will be on hand with a series of panel sessions each day, focused on cutting edge topics, such as joint-free concrete slabs, metrics for controlling concrete polishing expenses, and creating resilient structures using concrete. Stop by to meet the most influential people in the concrete industry as CC and TCP recognize their contributions to progress in areas like internal curing, sustainability, pervious concrete, and self-consolidating concrete. And don’t miss the special presentations of the winners of Crews that Rock by TV personalities Dean & Derek, hosts of DIY Network’s Rock Solid and Indoors Out. There will be many other special presentations at CC Live, so stop by during the show to pick up a schedule or watch for it in the World of Concrete Daily News.
Concrete Surfaces Decorative Pavilion
Tuesday–Friday, Jan. 21–24, during show hours, Silver Lot 3
Stop by the hub for creativity and inspiration: the Concrete Surfaces Decorative Pavilion. Check out the 12th Annual Artistry in Decorative Concrete Demos, Tool Demos, and now in its second year, the Concrete Surfaces Decorative Pavilion Awards program.
Most Innovative Products
Daily, during show hours, Central Hall
What’s the Most Innovative Product of the year? You tell us! Cast your vote at the show or online and be sure to stop by exhibitors’ booths to get an up-close look at product entries. www.votemip.com
Go ahead and WOC it up with #WOC2014. The Concrete Construction editors will be tracking your conversations about World of Concrete 2014 before, during, and after the show. So be sure to use #WOC2014 hashtag on Twitter, and track the conversation at www.concreteconstruction.net/world-of-concrete.