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ICAA Show Brings Insulation Contractors to Phoenix

Organized each year by the Insulation Contractors Association of America (ICAA), the annual ICAA Convention & Trade Show will be held at the Arizona Grand Resort & Spa in Phoenix, Arizona, from Wednesday, October 9 through Saturday, October 12.

According to event organizers, the annual ICAA show one-stop shop to learn, network and discover the latest in product innovations for the industry.

The two-and-half-day educational program is built on attendee feedback and includes sessions that run the gamut from business operations to building science. Meanwhile, the accompanying Trade Show features a lineup of the industry’s leading suppliers and manufacturers, all under one roof.

Educational Highlights

Wednesday features a special pre-convention workshop from 3:00 until 4:00 p.m. local time titled Energy Code Compliance: From Adoption to Implementation.

On Thursday, which serves as the official first day of the event, topics potentially of relevance to contractors may include Transitioning from Traditional Insulation Contractor to Building Enclosure Expert (10:15 a.m.); The Future is Now: Setting Yourself Up for Success (1:00 p.m.); and the Evening Reception hosted by CertainTeed (6:00 p.m.)

On Friday, sessions feature Fall Protection and OSHA: How to be Safe and Compliant (1:45 p.m.) and Ratio Assurance for Spray Foam Insulation (2:45 p.m.).

Finally, the show concludes on Saturday with The Top Ten Employment Law Mistakes Insulation Contractors Make (9:00 a.m.) and the ICAA Golf Tournament (11:00 a.m.).

ICAA Trade Show

Meanwhile, the ICAA Trade Show will be open from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Thursday and 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. on Friday.

Exhibitors of interest for contractors may include:

·       BASF Corp., booth 305

·       Carlisle Spray Foam Insulation, booth 314

·       CertainTeed, booth 410

·       CertainTeed Machine Works, booth 310

·       DuPont, booth 337

·       Graco, Inc., booth 105

·       Hippo Multipower, booth 132

·       Icynene-Lapolla, both 404

·       International Cellulose Corp. (ICC), booth 320

·       ICP Building Solutions Group, booth 226

·       Johns Manville, booth 208

·       Owens Corning, booth 200

·       OSI Sealants & Adhesives, booth 427

·       PCI Construction Products, booth 126

·       Polyurethane Machinery Corp. (PMC), booth 324

·       Rhino Linings Corp., booth 217

·       ROCKWOOL, booth 424

·       Specialty Products, Inc., booth 309

·       Spray Foam Systems, booth 120

·       SWD Urethane, booth 306

·       Titan Tool, booth 416

·       Universal Polymers Corp., booth 224

The complete list of exhibitors can be accessed here.

For more information, contact: ICAA, (703) 739-0356,