Meet Team TOH at Design & Construction Week in Orlando This Week
January 8, 2018
The guys are in Orlando with the apprentices and other members of the TOH team! Here's where you can meet them if you are at Design & Construction Week events at the International Builders' Show (IBS) or Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS)
This Old House will be all over Design & Construction Week 2018 in Orlando, FL, this year! If you're in the area, come check us out! Here's more information on the show from designandconstructionweek.com:
The fifth annual Design & Construction Week® (DCW) is once again in Orlando, Florida, bringing with it more than 80,000 design and construction professionals for three days of networking, education and exhibits. The synchronization of trade shows and markets by founding partners, the National Kitchen and Bath Association and the National Association of Home Builders has direct benefits for everyone involved in the design and construction industries.
DCW continues to be the must-attend annual industry event with the co-location of NKBA’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show® (KBIS) and the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS). The energy at this year’s event was palpable, as attendees explored the latest products and trends at the largest annual gathering of the residential design and construction industry.
- NAHB International Builders' Show: January 9-11, Orange County Convention Center
- Kitchen & Bath Industry Show: January 9-11, Orange County Convention Center
DCW will continue driving the possibilities of home in 2018. Make plans now to join us in Orlando! Click here to see fees and register for DCW.
And, here's our schedule of appearances at the show:
8AM DCW GRAND OPENING CEREMONY
OCCC West Concourse, Level iV, Valencia Ballroom
Norm Abram to speak briefly about GenNext efforts. Open to all registered attendees.
3 PM- 3:30 PM MARVIN- Tom Silva Window Installation Demonstration
Tom Silva will be appearing at Marvin Windows & Doors Booth #W2529 from 3-3:30pm, offering installation tips and demonstrating what building professionals should look for in high-quality windows and doors.
4:30PM - 6PM PROFESSIONAL BUILDER’S SHOW VILLAGE BLOCK PARTY
IBS SHOW VILLAGE West Parking Lot
Your chance to catch Norm, Tommy, Kevin and Richard in one place, as all four address the skilled labor shortage and how we can all be part of the solution. Great raffle prizes and refreshments!
9 AM - 9:30 AM Professional Builder’s Show Village Live! Segment
IBS SHOW VILLAGE West Parking Lot
Tune in to watch Professional Builder’s Adam Grubb interview industry experts—including TOH’s own NORM ABRAM— live during the International Builders’ Show in Orlando, FL, directly from the Show Village neighborhood on the west parking lot of the convention center. Be a part of this LIVE webstream show and listen to newsmakers from NAHB, builder/designer/architect firms, and product manufacturers.
Norm Abram will be joining the show approx. 9:20AM EST on Wednesday; Check out more details for each show at www.PBShowVillageLive.com
11 AM - 12 PM ROCKWOOL: Tom Silva Booth Appearance
Meet & Greet, Autograph Session
Stop by and say hi to America’s favorite GC, Tom Silva, at the Rockwool Booth #W8161 from 11am-noon, and check out the super-cool sound tunnel to experience the sound-insulating
11 AM - 12 PM MITSUBISHI: Richard Trethewey Appearance
Facebook Live event, Autographs
Meet TOH plumbing & heating expert Richard Trethewey at the Mitsubishi booth #S231, where he will be talking HVAC innovations and taking your questions from 11am-noon
11:35 AM - 1 PM Design Bites - BATH DAY
KBISNext Stage, South Hall
DesignBites gives innovative brands an exclusive opportunity to “speed date” with industry VIPs. Each brand takes the stage to share a three-minute presentation followed by a two-minute question and answer session. Kevin O’Connor, host of This Old House and Ask This Old House, will moderate.
On the #KBISNeXT Stage, sponsored by @homeadvisor
1 PM- 1:30 PM MARVIN: Tom Silva “modern craftsman” Podcast
Tom Silva and Christine Marvin participate in a podcast with The Modern Craftsmen, about the importance of getting the next generation interested in trade industry careers and true craftsmanship
1:15 PM - 2 PM Design Milk® X Modenus® Talks Lounge
Panel led by Jamie Derringer, founder of Design Milk
Panelists: Kevin, Norm, Bill Darcy CEO of NKBA
The This Old House crew will talk with the National Kitchen & Bath Association about the importance of filling the skilled labor gap and preserving the future of our industry.
- SEE THE REST OF SCHEDULE UNDER VIDEO PLAYER -
2 PM - 3:30 PM HomeAdvisor Happy Hour w/Celeb Panel
“The Business Brush” podcast host Nick May talks to Kevin, Tom and Richard about finding the right pro for your next project, among other topics. Great prizes will be raffled off, and beverages served!
4 PM - 5 PM TOH & NKBA Present “Cheers & Beers” at the KBIS Backyard; an event to drive awareness and encourage careers in the skilled building trades.
KBIS BACKYARD; Fairway Railing Stage
Cold beverages courtesy of @homeadvisor.
Mix and Mingle with the TOH Crew, and enter for great raffle prizes from @thisoldhouse, @probuildermag, @wolverine, @amstandard, @InSinkErator, @ROHL_official!
See you there!