This year, the Safety Conference will be held on Monday, March 2 from 7:00 a.m. to noon and Tuesday March 3 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Drury Lane Conference Center in Oakbrook Terrace. The Construction Expo will take place on Tuesday, March 3, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and will feature ASA Chicago’s Business Practice Interchange (BPI) from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
“No doubt, this is one of the largest Construction Expos in Chicagoland,” the organizers say in a news release. “Featuring over 100 exhibitors including subcontractors, suppliers, and general contractor firms who are part of the association’s General Contractors Council.
“Judging from Expo’s past, we expect over 1,200 people to walk through the 2015 event. This mixture of general contractors, trade subcontractors, and construction service and material providers present a unique opportunity for both the exhibitors and attendees to network with their peers and to make new contacts. In addition, the ASA Chicago Construction Expo and Construction Safety Conference 2015 offers exciting networking opportunities, deluxe food buffet, equipment displays and door prizes.”
Education Sessions are available through the Construction Safety Council. The Construction Safety Conference Sessions will include such topics as; What to Expect from OSHA in 2015; Edwin S. Rearick Safety Forum; Small Fires, Big Losses; Workers’ Compensation 101; Hearing Conservation in Construction; OSHA Training Programs; Training Your Employees in a Language they Understand to name a few. Many more courses will be available. To learn more please visit the Construction Safety Council’s website at www.buildsafe.org.