WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8 – PRE-CONFERENCE EDUCATION SESSIONS (All times CST)Join us early for these relevant and timely pre-conference education sessions – all included in your event registration fee! These will take place from 3 PM to 5 PM. 3-3:30 Weight Law Presentation - Hear directly from a highway patrol officer about Tennessee's weight laws and upcoming changes that may impact your business. Session led by Trooper Jack England 3:30-4 Technology Up - Cyber Security tips and tricks. Session led by Beth Z - Your Nerdy Best Friend 4-4:30 Ready Mix Dispatch Operations. Session led by Jack Delperdang. 4:30-5 Social Media - From the basics to more advanced tips, get a better understanding about how you can be using social media more effectively to meet your business objectives. Session led by Colleen Gallagher of OnWrd&UpWrd
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8 (All times CST)5:30-6:30 PM Statewide Eats and Drinks Reception (near the bar) - The Williamson Room
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9 (All times CST)7:30 AM Breakfast Buffet open (Included in your registration!) 8:00 AM TCA Annual Membership Meeting and Election 8:15 AM Morning Technology Tip with Beth Z 8:30 AM The Demographic Drought - Bridging the Labor Gap with Ron Hetrick (via Zoom) 9:30 AM CIM Program Update with Jon Huddleston 10:00 AM Break (15 minutes) 10:15 AM NRMCA Performance Benchmarking overview with Alan Sparkman - Learn more about the latest information and numbers around the financial performance of the ready-mix industry 11:15 AM Morning Summary and Lunch Instructions 11:30 AM – 1 PM Annual Concrete Design Awards Banquet (included in your registration!) 1:15 -2:15 PM TDOT Update 2:15 -4:15 PM Retention Workshop - Keeping Your Valuable Workforce with Cara Silletto (included in your registration) (NOTE: This is a hands-on workshop - you will leave with a plan to improve retention in your organization! Bring your team (HR, Managers, Etc.) and get started on your plan to keep your workforce)
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10 (All times CST)8 AM – 12 PM TCA Board of Directors Meeting & Breakfast (Invitation Only)
Marriott Franklin Cool Springs
700 Cool Spring Blvd.
Franklin, TN 37067
Click here to access room block dates between February 8-10, 2023. Room rates are $189. For a room outside of those dates, please call the hotel directly at 615-261-6100.
Registration Fees & Sponsorship Opportunities:
Annual Convention Registration: $575
Annual Convention Award Winner Lunch Ticket: $150 (intended for family members of winners, co-workers, and extended project members beyond the Ready Mixed companies. Not needed with full convention ticket purchase!)
Eats & Drinks Sponsor: $375
Tabletop Sponsor: $995 (includes one full convention registration and a tabletop for display at convention)