The Certified Flooring Installers (CFI) and the Flooring Contractors Association (FCICA) announced their partnership in hosting a combined convention and trade show, scheduled to take place from September 20 – 22, 2023 at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida. This event brings together two leading organizations in the flooring industry, offering a platform for professionals to attend educational seminars, while networking and promoting career development.

CFI will commemorate its 30th year anniversary alongside this extraordinary event. This significant milestone stands as a testament to three decades of excellence, dedication, and innovation within the flooring industry. CFI's steadfast commitment to enhancing installation standards and fostering professional growth has propelled them to the forefront of the industry, earning them widespread recognition and admiration.

The CFI and FCICA Convention and Trade Show aim to provide a comprehensive experience tailored to the needs of flooring industry professionals. Attendees can look forward to a dynamic lineup of educational sessions, interactive workshops, and engaging panel discussions led by industry specialists and business leaders. The convention will cover a wide range of topics, including emerging trends, best practices in installation techniques, innovative technologies, sustainable flooring solutions, and business growth strategies.

With an extensive trade show floor, attendees will have the opportunity to explore the latest products, tools, and services offered by leading suppliers. This access to innovative flooring materials, equipment, and innovations will equip professionals with the knowledge and resources to excel in their day-to-day job responsibilities and meet the evolving demands of the industry.

One of the highlights of the convention is the numerous networking opportunities it provides. Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with industry experts, establish new business relationships, and share insights with like-minded professionals. The convention's vibrant atmosphere fosters collaboration, idea exchange, and professional development.

"We are thrilled to partner with the Flooring Contractors Association to bring this convention and trade show to the flooring industry," said Steve Abernathy, COO of the World Floor Covering Association. "This event is designed to empower flooring professionals by offering exceptional educational opportunities, showcasing the latest industry innovations, and fostering meaningful connections. We invite all of the flooring industry to join us in Orlando for an enriching experience that will shape the future of our industry."

The convention will take place at the Rosen Shingle Creek, renowned for its world-class facilities and astounding service. Located in the heart of Orlando, attendees will have the opportunity to explore the vibrant city and take advantage of the famed attractions in the area.

Registration for the CFI and FCICA Convention and Trade Show is now open, and early bird discounts are available until July 31st. For more information, including sponsorship opportunities and the detailed event schedule, please visit the official convention website at CFI FCICA 2023 Convention and Trade Show - FCICA - Flooring Contractors Association.

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