Call for Presentations " Coverings"

A Call for Speakers has been issued for Coverings 2012, scheduled to take place April 17-20, 2012 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. The deadline to submit presentations is Monday, August 15, 2011. 

“If you're an expert on design trends, installation, green building, fabrication, restoration,

 retail sales or have worked on tile or stone installations, here's your chance to participate 
in the largest event for tile and stone in the Americas,” Coverings’ organizers say. 

Submit your proposal to speak at Coverings and be a part of this event for the tile and

 stone industry. The show’s audience includes:

  • Dealers/Distributors
  • Retailers
  • Architects
  • Designers
  • Builders/Remodelers
  • Manufacturers Installers

Coverings sessions are free to registered attendees and offer continuing education credits 

through AIA, IDCEC, NKBA, as well as state CEUs. 

Session topic areas include: Tile and Landscape Architecture; Tile Usage in Hospitality and 

Health Care Design; Installation of Tile and Stone Slab; Proper Use of Installation Materials; 
Green Building; Retail Sales and Marketing; and Fabrication. 

A limited number of session times are available. Selections will be made no later than

 November 1, 2011 and all submitters will be notified of their status by November 15, 2011.

Please email Michele Peake at for more information.