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2014 NASCC: CONTEST AND SESSION GUIDE

2014 NASCC: CONTEST AND SESSION GUIDE


The 2014 NASCC kicks of tomorrow at the Metro Toronto Convention Center in Toronto, Ontario. Several Design Data customers and partners will be at the conference to exhibit, present, and attend sessions, so be sure to stop by their booths and see what they’ve got going on.

Contest

Every day we’ll giving away swab bags to two lucky winners at NASCC! These bags will include a mug, tumbler, notebook, a charge bar for charging a phone or tablet, and more! All you have to do to have a chance to win is watch out for our contest tweet each day, and simply give it a retweet to enter!

Sessions

Several Design Data partners and customers are leading sessions at this year’s NASCC, so be sure to check them out and see what they have to say.

Wednesday, March 26

N31a: Floor Vibrations on Joist Framed Floors

  • 3:15 p.m.-4:15 p.m., Room 717A
  • Speakers Include: David Samuelson, Vulcraft

N8a: AESS 2.0—Working with Categories for Cost-Efficient Bids, Design and Construction

  • 4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m., Room 714A
  • Speakers Include: Sylvie Boulanger, Supermétal

T2: Structural Engineers and AISC: Removing the Reason Why Not to Share the BIM!

  • 4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m., Room 714 B
  • Speakers Include: Sean Smith, SSOE

Thursday, March 27

P2: Lessons I Wish I Knew When I Started Out!

  • 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m., Room 701B
  • Speakers Include: Robert McNamara, McNamara/Salvia Inc.

N8b: AESS 2.0—Working with Categories for Cost-Efficient Bids, Design and Construction

  • 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m., Room 711
  • Speakers Include: Sylvie Boulanger, Supermétal

N7: Women in Construction-A Panel Discussion

  • 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Room 716A
  • Speakers Include: Babette Freund, Ritner Steel, Inc.

T5: Structural Steel Fabrication Drawings-A Paradigm Shift

  • 1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m., Room 714B
  • Speaker: Doug Fitzpatrick, FEG

T8: Beyond Drawings: How the Evolution of BIM Will Integrate Models and Shape the Future of the Review Process

  • 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., Room 714B
  • Speaker: John Tracy, McNamara/Salvia

N66: Safety Session

  • 4:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m., Room 716B
  • Speaker: Jim Schoen, Nucor-Yamato Steel

N67: How to Locate and Qualify a New Detailing Firm

  • 4:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m., Room 713B
  • Speaker: Richard Steffens, Douglas Steel Fabricating Corporation
  • Moderator: Luis Torres Jr., The Steel Detailers, Inc.

N68: Detailing: What Fabricators Want (Hint: It’s Not Just Low Price)

  • 4:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m., Room 717A
  • Speaker: David Merrifield, SteelFab Texas, Inc.

N31b: Floor Vibrations on Joist Framed Floors

  • 4:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m., Room 715AB
  • Speakers Include: David Samuelson, Vulcraft

Friday, March 28

T6: BIM, a Cost vs. Benefit Study for the Detailer and Fabricator

  • 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m., Room 714B
  • Speaker: David Merrifield, SteelFab Texas, Inc.

N3: Building a Great Workforce

  • 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Room 713B
  • Speakers Include: Dan Krug, Nucor-Yamato Steel

N61: Working With Large Trusses

  • 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Room 714A
  • Speakers Include: Marc Robitaille, Supermétal

Customer and Partner List

Make sure to stop by these booths as you hit the exhibit hall!

  • StruM.I.S (1611)
  • Anatomic Iron Steel Detailing (3442)
  • Bluebeam Software, Inc. (3342)
  • Canam United States, a division of Canam Group Inc. (1429)
  • Controlled Automation, Inc. (1932)
  • Daito U.S.A., Inc. (1550)
  • Delta Structural Steel Services, Inc. (1510)
  • DGS Technical Services, Inc. (1704)
  • FabSuite, LLC (1243 & 1343)
  • FabTrol Systems, Inc. (1423)
  • Ficep Corporation & Steel Projects (1733)
  • International Design Services, Inc. (1216)
  • Magnus Inc. (1614)
  • Mold-Tek Technologies Ltd. (1902)
  • Nucor (1401 & 1402)
  • Ocean Machinery, Inc. (1911)
  • P2 Programs (1203)
  • Peddinghaus Corporation (1711)
  • PythonX – Burlington Automation (1637)
  • Steltec and GENIFAB (1437)
  • Radley Corporation (1410)
  • Shop Data Systems, Inc. (1903)
  • SidePlate Systems, Inc. (1313)
  • Steel Projects (1733)
  • Supermétal (3436)
  • Voortman Corporation (2114)