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SMA Workshop - Florida Stairworks, Fort Myers, FL

  • February 17, 2017
  • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Fort Myers, FL

Registration

  • Full registration, includes breakfast, lunch, all presentations, publications and handouts.
  • Full registration, includes breakfast, lunch, all presentations, publications and handouts.
  • Full Registration for AWI or NOMMA Member - Registration Code Required. Includes breakfast, lunch, all presentations, publications and handouts.
  • Full Registration for AWI or NOMMA Member - Registration Code Required. Includes breakfast, lunch, all presentations, publications and handouts.
  • Full registration, includes breakfast, lunch, all presentations, publications and handouts.
  • Full registration, includes breakfast, lunch, all presentations, publications and handouts.
  • Exhibitor fee includes Table Exhibit, program listing and fee for one attendee. Additional exhibitor employee-guests are just $129.
  • Exhibitor fee includes Table Exhibit, program listing and fee for one attendee. Additional exhibitor employee-guests are just $169.

Registration is closed

"We Build Stairs"


Friday, February 17, 2017



Join us in Fort Myers, Florida

Could you pick a better destination in February?  Enjoy an extended stay,  come early, stay late, or both, the SMA discount room rate is good three days pre- and post- event. We have an amazing workshop planned, including a shop tour of SMA StairCraft award winner Florida Stairworks.


Download the Workshop Program


Click these links to get a preview of what's in store:

Live Demos!

Thursday Night Fun at The Fish House!

Friday Night in Downtown Fort Myers



Early Registration Closes Jan 24th

Register Now and Save!

Accommodations for Thursday Night

Crowne Plaza at Bell Tower Shops
13051 Bell Tower Drive
Fort Myers, FL 33907
(239) 482-2900
Room Block Closes February 3, 2017
Booking your room at the Crowne Plaza will help SMA meet its contractual commitment and receive discounted costs, which keeps registration costs low.  Please support SMA by staying at this hotel.

Book your reservation online using the code "SMS"
or call the hotel at (239) 482-2900 and request group code "SMS"

Only $159/nt+tax
(it is high season in Florida in February!)

Getting There:

Adjacent to the Bell Tower Shops, the Crowne Plaza at Bell Tower Shops is located 11 miles from the Southwest Florida International Airport. The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle from the airport.  

Coming in Thursday night?  Join us for Dinner!
Choose the option when you register.
Meet in the hotel lobby Thurs 6:30p.

Who should attend? 

  • All who have interest in stairbuilding
  • Owners, Admin, Supervisors, Lead-men, Craftsmen
  • Open to all in the industry - SMA Membership not req'd
  • Exhibitors Welcome

Tentative Schedule

Friday:
  • 7:00a Registration Opens
  • 8:00a  Networking Breakfast at Crowne Plaza at Bell Tower Shops
  • 8:30a Presentation
  • 10:00a Shop tour, demos at Florida Stairworks
  • 12:15p Lunch at Crowne Plaza at Bell Tower Shops Lunch Sponsor - Compass Software
  • 1:00p Discussion Panel
  • 2:15p Presentation
  • 3:30p  Depart for home
  • Breakfast and Lunch are included.

SMA National Workshop Road Tour

Incorporating monthly tours of SMA stair shops and manufacturing facilities around the country the tour will culminate at the foot of the "Miraculous Stairway of the Loretto Chapel" in Santa Fe, New Mexico during the 2018 Annual Conference.  Open to anyone involved in the Stair Industry, these events will provide a valuable networking and learning experience.  You need not be a SMA member to attend.  Each event is unique so plan to join us.


Download the Workshop Road Tour Schedule



Resources:


The SMA offers several educational and reference materials that can be used to prepare for this workshop. The Stair Codes Visual Interpretations booklet, for example, is designed to simplify stair code guidelines with clear graphics that illustrate technical concepts. Industry professionals can also benefit from the SMA Stair Building and Handrailing technical guides, which are often required for vocational study as they offer vital instruction on how to create safe, comfortable, and elegant stairs. These resources can ensure that you are up to date with the latest industry standards, codes, and regulations—preparing you not only for this workshop, but also allowing you to build your expertise as an industry professional.  


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