IFAI Expo 2003 social events offer excellent networking opportunities ...7/23/2003

   Roseville, Minn. - * October 1-3, 2003, specialty fabrics professionals will gather at the Las Vegas Convention Center for the event guaranteed to win them business success * IFAI Expo 2003. Social opportunities during the event are a great way to renew old friendships and forge new ones, as they offer relaxed venues to discuss business and industry issues.
The 2003 International Achievement Award's Award of Excellence and Outstanding Achievement Awards will be announced during the IFAI Expo 2003 Awards Breakfast on Oct 1. The IFAI Expo 2003 Opening Reception, also held Oct. 1, will culminate the first day of IFAI exposition activities. Music entertainment will highlight the reception, and participants may enjoy hors d'oeuvres and refreshments.

On Oct. 2, IFAI will host a special reception for the show's International participants. This reception is the perfect venue to network with industry professionals from around the world.

Throughout IFAI Expo 2003, educational program participants can meet with professionals from their area of expertise. More than 70 market-specific educational programs will focus on business solutions, fabrication techniques, market trends, marketing tips, sales techniques and much more.

The Chairman's Gala on Oct. 3 will provide an elegant conclusion to a busy and successful show. Friends and colleagues will have the opportunity to enjoy a meal together as they celebrate accomplishments of the past year and look forward to another successful year. Professional Certification recipients will be recognized, and participants can view a slide show of the 2003 International Achievement Award winners. New IFAI Board Members will be sworn in and retiring board members will be announced.

Register for all IFAI Expo 2003 activities online at www.ifaiexpo.info. Please see below for important IFAI exposition-related deadlines.

Upcoming IFAI Expo 2003 deadlines

Professional Certification testing materials deadline
July 21, 2003

Hotel reservation deadline
September 1, 2003
Housing form available at www.ifaiexpo.info

IFAI Expo 2003 early registration deadline
September 8, 2003
Register online at www.ifaiexpo.info