2015 Cabinets & Closets April 14 Conference Schedule
2015 Cabinets & Closets
2015 Cabinets & Closets Conference is Tuesday, April 14.
Cabinets & Closets Expo runs April 15-16.
Both are at the Schaumburg Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg, IL near Chicago.
Note: An April 14 plant tour of Plus Closets, included in the Closets Sessions, is open to both conference and Expo registrants - please RSVP as you register, or call Carroll at (847) 415-8024 firstname.lastname@example.org.
ALL-DAY CONFERENCE WITH THREE INDUSTRY TRACKS
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Conference begins at 8:15 a.m. All sessions run 45 minutes with a 15 minute break in between.
|Times||Closets Sessions||Business of Design||Custom Cabinets|
|8:15 - 9||Closet America president Skip LaBella shares his go-to-market strategy & methods.||What Consumers Want – NKBA’s Brigitte Fabi talks design trends and KBIS 2015||Five Steps to Growing a Bigger and More Profitable Cabinetry Business - CMA|
|9:15 - 10||Garages: Coddled cars and craft centers in the room that is the new front door.||How Consumers Choose – Paul Dillon of Lowe's partner Porch.com analyzes remodel buying trends||The Art of Pricing I - David Buchsbaum, Beacon Custom Woodwork-Atlanta Closet & Storage Solutions|
|10:15 - 11||Closet Production: Weighing Insourcing vs Outsourcing - Skip LaBella, Tom Happ||Closet & Consumer Design Trends with Houzz.com’s Lindsey Thudin||The Art of Pricing II - David Buchsbaum, Beacon Custom Woodwork-Atlanta Closet & Storage Solutions|
|11:15 - Noon||Luxe Closets & Wardrobes: Neff of Chicago, Wood-Mode.||Sensible Sustainability: What Emerging Green GenX & Millenial Consumers Want||Remodeling Contracts & Liability with NARI's James Ziegler, moderated by CMA|
|Noon-1:15||Lunch Noon - 1:15 PM|
|1:15 - 2||Building a Closets Stars: Jeff Bruzzesi & Closet Factory's team||Color: What's Trending in 2015 - Anita Galatte, Artspiring, looks interior design trends||Working with Architects – J. Knobbe, Exclusive Woodworking; M. Bernhard, Bernhard Woodwork; D. Claypool, Merric Millwork|
|2:15 - 3||Closet Design Technology: Latest Updates||Hardware Trends: LED Lighting, Sliding Doors, Motorized Lifts, Roll Outs||CNC Tips & Tricks for First Timers & Old Hands, moderated by CMA|
|3 - 3:45||Off-site session: Plant Tour of Plus Closets||Power of Design – Panelists Brian Ellison Martin Goebel, Pamela Anderson||Fixing the Unexpected: Mold, Lead Abatement. by NARI's Ron Cowgill|
|4 - 4:45||Off-site session: Plant Tour of Plus Closets||3D Virtual Reality Design Technology – Moderated by Denise Butchko||What’s Your Problem? – Cabinet Makers Association Round Tables|
|5:15 - 7:00||Networking Reception||ACSP State of Industry Meeting||Preview Award Finalists|