ALEXANDRIA, VA — More than a dozen educational programs targeted at countertop fabricators will highlight Coverings 2006, set for early April in Orlando. Coverings 2006, scheduled for April 4 to 7 at the Orange County Convention Center, will showcase new products, machinery and services aimed at the tile and natural stone industries.
The educational sessions are tailored to the approximately 32,000 tile and stone professionals expected to attend the show. Topics include design and installation trends, safety issues, showroom management, business strategies and sales techniques.
Organizations sponsoring Coverings 2006 include Spain’s Ceramic Tile Manufacturers Association, the Association of Italian Ceramic Tile and Refractories Manufacturers, the Tile Council of North America and several other trade orgnizations.
The event is co-sponsored by the Marble Institute of America.
Information may be obtained by calling (703) 683-8500.