Want to get up to speed on the latest topics affecting aggregates, asphalt, pavement maintenance and traffic safety operations? Attend the industry-leading education sessions at the 2019 World of Asphalt Show & Conference and AGG1 Academy & Expo.
The co-located exhibitions take place Feb. 12-14, 2019, at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. One registration includes access to both shows.
New for the 2019 shows are Rock & Road Talks at a centrally located stage on the show floor. These quick-look 20-minute learning sessions feature industry expertise and best practices in action each day of the shows.
The AGG1 Academy from National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) and People, Plants and Paving Conference from the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) include new sessions as well as returning favorites – including industry updates.
More than 125 sessions will be presented by industry experts with real-world knowledge and insights. You are not required to pre-select sessions. Choose from several ticket options to meet your needs, including an AGG1 facility tour and AGG1 Young-Leaders Workshop.
“Education has always been a key driver of AGG1, and this year, we’re proud to offer a record high number of sessions. The Academy brings together relevant topics from all areas of aggregates production and offers attendees a convenient one-stop resource to hone their skills and succeed,” said Pamala Bouchard, AGG1 show director and NSSGA vice president membership and meetings.
“Savvy companies send their teams to World of Asphalt education for the latest industry knowledge; attendees leave with actionable knowledge to tackle issues affecting their businesses today and tomorrow,” said Megan Tanel, World of Asphalt show director and AEM senior vice president, exhibitions and events.
Education targets all levels of experience, expertise
The AGG1 Academy focuses on aggregates producers, suppliers and customers; All levels of industry professionals, from operators to foremen to managers, can benefit from AGG1 education. Sessions are arranged by presentation tracks covering:
- Operations and production
- Automation, technology and software
- Environment, safety and health
- Business management
The People, Plants and Paving Conference is designed for all sizes of paving contractors, plant operations and allied companies, focused on foremen, superintendents, project managers and owners. Program tracks cover:
- Paving techniques
- Pavement preservation
- Plant performance
- Environmental health, safety & sustainability
- Management and leadership skills