Sheet metal & Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association


New technology sessions deliver powerful solutions

Aug 11, 2017

SMACNA’s exhibitors and associate members will bring you the latest technological solutions during the Product Show at SMACNA’s 74th Annual Convention in Maui.

Six New Technology Sessions will take place on the Product Show floor on Tuesday morning, Oct. 24, at the Wailea Beach Resort Marriott, Maui—just a short stroll from the Grand Wailea. Take a look at two of these new technology sessions. More to come in the September SMACNews

7:00 a.m. – 7:25 a.m.
Using Data to Drive Better Field Productivity and Project Profitability

As technology continues to become a part of workers’ daily lives on the jobsite, we’re collecting huge amounts of data. So now the big question: How is this going to change the jobsite and the way you manage your projects? Learn the steps contractors can take today to begin the transition to a data-driven business. Presented by Zach Scheel, Rhumbix (Silver Associate Member).

7:35 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
The Technology Advantage: Transform Your Business by Focusing on Construction Productivity

Productivity has declined in the construction industry by more than nine percent over the last 50 years. Only recently has technology and process started to provide the tools to combat this worrisome trend. In this session, PlanGrid will discuss how to assess and overcome your own project and company’s productivity challenges, improving project margins and on-time delivery. Presented by Teri Kleiman and Kaivan Entezarmahdi, PlanGrid (Silver Associate Member).

There’s still time to sign up for SMACNA’s 74th Annual Convention, Oct. 22-25. Register today on SMACNA’s Annual Convention webpage.