NGA Announces Schedule and Registration Opening for BEC Conference

Glass Magazine
November 19, 2019

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 full schedule below—the schedule is subject to change. Registration details and hotel information can be found at

Sunday, Mar 01, 2020

1:00pm - 8:00pm Registration Desk Open
Tabletop Display setup also begins.
6:30pm - 8:30pm Welcome Reception
sponsored by AGC Glass Company

Monday, Mar 02, 2020

7:30am - 6:00pm Registration Desk Open
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 Lunch
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
Stay tuned for more details.
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
Stay tuned for more details.
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!