Connections Conference: The Experience
Hands-On Educational Programs and Large Exhibition
The Connections Conference and Exhibition introduced The Experience for their April 13 - 16, 2011 show in Clearwater Beach Florida. The Experience is an opportunity to bring both classroom and hands-on programs to our attendees. Our classroom program concentrates on Marketing, Branding, and Internet Social Media. It is time to move your company to the next level. We are featuring 3 major keynote speakers you don’t want to miss, Debbie Allen, Business Branding, Tracey Repchuk, Internet Marketing and Marie O’Riordan Media Strategist, as they are the leading experts in their fields.
The Hands on Experience will include:
RUGS: A rug cleaning operation will be set up by Clark Lancaster, Orbitec Solutions and Jeff Bishop and Ruth Travis, CleanCare Seminars will be presenting hands-on demonstrations of the industry’s newest and most innovative system for Oriental and specialty rug cleaning.
Water Damage Restoration: Connections will construct a half structure (House) to demonstrate expert water damage restoration following the IICRC S500 Standards. This area is sponsored by: Interlink/TES, Legend Brands, Home Depot, ProChem and Jon-Don. The demonstrations will concentrate on drying of walls and floors within the structures. We will flood the structure (House) on the first day in the exhibition hall.
Containment – PPE: Connections will demonstrate using containment in a commercial building. Rachel Adams an industry expert and IEP will work with volunteers from the audience in setting up a containment area and then will demonstrate the proper use of PPE in containment. This demonstration will concentrate on proper donning and doffing of the PPE both in and out of containment. The PPE will be provided by ESSCO Corp.
Carpet Repairs: Connections will demonstrate hands on carpet repairs. Hands-On Carpet Repairs – Barry Costa, Aspire Educational Institute and Steve Andrews, The Carpet Surgeons, Barry Costa of Aspire Educational Institute and Steve Andrews of The Carpet Surgeons. Not only will you have a chance to watch these two perform and share their techniques of carpet repair with each other and with you but many of you will have a chance to take part in actually repairing carpets with these two leaders in the industry. Come join in the laughter and fun! Bring your Band-Aids!
Stone, Tile & Grout Cleaning and Sealing: Dane Gregory, Interlink Supply, transform stone right before your eyes Volunteers will assist Dane as he demonstrates live how to clean, seal and hone various stone and tile surfaces. So jump in and add this valuable service to your company.
Content Management Packout Strategies: Connections will have live demonstrations on Content Packouts. Fireline Systems, David Mazur and Richard Malanchak A well managed packout sets the stage for success at every phase of the contents restoration process. Come learn hands on the a systematic strategy that will maximize productivity for all of your content packouts.
EXPERIENCE MORE… Don’t miss your opportunity to see, try out and learn about the latest and most advanced processes, techniques, equipment, and tools available in our industry today.