WDMA Technical & Manufacturing Conference

 June 28-30, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois


Call for Session Proposals

The WDMA Technical & Manufacturing Conference will be held at the Intercontinental Hotel Downtown, Chicago, IL from Tuesday, June 28 to Thursday, June 30, 2016. The program is comprised of two and a half days of informative technical sessions reporting on current industry research, trends in manufacturing processes and procedures, and emerging product technologies. For this year's conference, we will also be holding WDMA Committee Meetings Tuesday morning and Thursday afternoon.
Outside the session halls, exclusive networking events will be the ideal place to find out about innovative products and services important to your business and product design. So make sure you set the dates aside now, and plan to be with us
WDMA is soliciting speaker proposals in a wide variety of topic areas. Take this opportunity to reach professionals from the leading window and door companies in North America!

* Building codes
* Green building certification and codes
* Installation
* Product Identification and Development
* Energy Efficiency; 
* EPA/Environmental Compliance
* Net Zero Energy
* Durability; Test Labs
* Tooling
* Safety/Risk Management/Industrial Hygiene/OSHA Compliance
* Material Handling
* Lean Manufacturing
* Robotics/Automation
* Labor
* Operations Metrics
* Manufacturing Planning
* Certification & Quality Assurance 
* Advanced Equipment and Processes
* Process Reliability Techniques
* Shop Floor Information Flow
* Logistics
* Hardware

All program abstracts are due by Friday, April 1, 2016. Click here to submit you session proposal.

Companies interested in exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities should contact Jonathan Paine, Vice President of Membership & Operations at jpaine@wdma.com.

Founded in 1927, the Window & Door Manufacturers Association is the premier trade association representing the leading manufacturers of residential and commercial window, door and skylight products for the domestic and export markets. WDMA members are focused on Total Product Performance™ products that are designed and built to performance-based standards. The association is focused on key member needs in the areas of advocacy, product performance, education and information and facilitating business interactions and relationships in the fenestration eco-system. For more information, please visit www.wdma.com.