SUGAR LAND, Texas, /PRNewswire/ -- The Iron Workers (IW) and Ironworker Management Progressive Action Cooperative Trust (IMPACT) will bring together owners, contractors and ironworkers to address timely industry topics and build mutual success. The February 11-14 event at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, brings record-breaking attendance every year.
Themed "Safer! Faster! Stronger!" the conference seeks to strengthen relationships between ironworkers, contractors and end users for mutual success. The conference's general and breakout sessions are designed to cater to owners in meeting their project expectations and provide ironworkers and their contractors a platform to showcase portfolios, expertise and skills.
Attendees will have a unique opportunity to hone business acumen, learn best practices from industry experts, garner tips to foster business growth and network -- all under one roof. This year's conference will cover timely industry topics, including but not limited to the 2018 economic outlook, measures to achieve zero incidents, job site safety and safety management, evaluating competency, Lean construction, diversity, recruiting and workforce development, emerging technology and public-private partnerships.
On Tuesday, February 13, a panel of owners will share insights on a variety of relevant issues during the general session. In addition to the educational breakout sessions, this year's conference will feature a host of prominent speakers.