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NGA Opens Registration for BEC Conference

The National Glass Association opened registration and released the schedule for its 2020 Building Envelope Contractors Conference. The event is being held for the first time in Nashville, Tennessee, March 1-3, 2020. 

Find the initial schedule below—the schedule is subject to change. For registration details and hotel information, visit our event page


Sunday, Mar 01, 2020

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Welcome Reception
sponsored by AGC Glass Company

Monday, Mar 02, 2020

7:45am - 8:15am
Breakfast | Tabletop Displays Open

8:30am - 11:00am
Installing Committee Meeting
Open to all.

Join us for a meeting of the NGA Installing Committee. Discuss issues timely to the glazier community and have hands-on time to work on specific Installing Committee task group activities.

Task Groups include: Glazier Education Advisory task group; Recruitment Resources task group; Thermal Bridging task group; Advocacy and Technical task group; BEC Conference/Glazing Executives Forum task group

11:30am - 12:15pm

12:20pm - 12:30pm
General Session: Greetings & Introductions

12:30pm - 1:30pm
General Session: State of the Industry
Joe Puishys, Apogee Enterprises will provide presentation on the state of the glass and glazing industry, including the current position in the construction market and what to expect in the coming year.

1:30pm - 1:35pm
Take 5 Presentation

1:40pm - 2:30pm
Education Session
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2:30pm - 3:30pm
Education Session
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3:30pm - 4:15pm
Beer Break | Tabletop Displays Open

4:20pm - 4:30pm
Take 5 Presentation

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Keynote Presentation
sponsored by Guardian Glass

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Tabletop Reception

Tuesday, Mar 03, 2020

7:30am - 2:00pm
Registration Desk Open

7:45am - 8:30am
Breakfast | Tabletop Display Open

8:45am - 9:00am
General Session: Greetings

9:05am - 9:10am
Take 5 Presentation

9:15am - 10:15am
Education Session
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10:15am - 10:45am
Communications Break | Tabletop Display Open

10:50am - 10:55am
Take 5 Presentation

11:00am - 11:45am
Education Session
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11:50am - 12:20pm
Education Session
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12:30pm - 1:15pm
Lunch | Tabletop Display Open

1:20pm - 1:25pm
Take 5 Presentation

1:30pm - 2:15pm
Education Session
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2:20pm - 3:00pm
Education Session
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3:00pm - 3:15pm
Closing Remarks
Thank you for attending! Mark your calendars for March 2021 when we'll be back in Las Vegas to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the BEC Conference!