NRCA's 129th Annual Convention, in conjunction with Informa's 2016 International Roofing Expo® (IRE), was held Feb.
15 to 19 in Orlando, Fla. NRCA's educational programs were held Feb. 16, 18 and 19, providing participants with CERTA,
OSHA requirements, rooftop solar, union contracting and for foremen training. In addition, NRCA's Future Executives
Institute (FEI) held classes during the 2016 convention.
Also held Feb. 16 was ROOFPAC's Golf Tournament and a reception hosted by NRCA for international attendees, as well as
The Roofing Alliance for Progress' reception. ROOFPAC's silent auction was held Feb. 17 and Feb. 18.
On Feb. 17, elections for the 2016-17 officers were held, naming Dennis Conway, Commercial Roofers Inc., Las Vegas, as
the next president. Also held Feb. 17 was the National Roofing Legal Resource Center's luncheon program. On Feb. 18,
NRCA held its Industry Awards Ceremony and Cocktail Reception where the J.A. Piper Award, Charlie Raymond Awards,
CNA/NRCA Community Involvement Awards, Alliance's Most Valuable Player Awards and Gold Circle Awards were
The 2016 IRE began Feb. 17 and ran through Feb. 19, offering educational conferences, an exhibit hall, keynote speaker
Dr. Beck Weathers and a welcome party at Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar.