Our trade show and conference offerings encompass all practice areas:

Education, Healthcare, Hospitality, Institutional, Multifamily, Residential, Retail/Store Planning, and Workplace/Corporate

Our 2017 Event

METROCON17 took place in Dallas on August 10 & 11.


Find Statistics below

METROCON17 Statistics

2017 Registrations

2,749 people registered for badges: 1,903 Attendees and 846 Exhibitor/Sponsor Staff

METROCON17 marked the event's 15th anniversary!

2017 Exhibitors / Sponsors

• We sold 53 Sponsorships, the most in the event's 15-year history.

• 202 Exhibitors showed under 277 vendor names, 95 of which were not on our 2016 list.

2017 Market Segments

Attendees: Markets

Markets our Attendees were practicing in and/or seeking resources for

Exhibitors: Markets

Markets our Exhibitors served on the basis of trade show square footage

Attendees: Specific Commercial Markets

Practice segment breakdown of Attendees who indicated they were practicing in and/or seeking resources for at least one Commercial segment

2017 Attendees

Attendees: Geography

Attendees: Job Titles

How Attendees described themselves

Attendee Job Titles: "Other" Category

  • Artists
  • Builders & Contractors
  • Business Development Professionals
  • Clients/End Users
  • Consultants
  • Developers
  • Distributors
  • Educators
  • Engineers
  • Executives
  • Fabricators
  • Facility Managers/Planners
  • Installers
  • Landscape Architects/Designers
  • Marketing Professionals
  • Photographers
  • Product Designers
  • Purchasing Agent/Procurement Officers
  • Real Estate Professionals
  • Retailers
  • Specification Writers
  • Suppliers

Attendees: Association Memberships

[NOTE: Figures include multi-memberships]

2017 Programming

• Of all registered Attendees, 75.3% did not attend continuing education courses.

• 79 Speakers from 16 states presented.

• We offered 3 non-credit Seminars for all industry professionals on trending topics.

• We received 109 Continuing Education presentation submittals and ultimately offered 44 Continuing Education Courses in 45 1-hr classes, which included a Keynote Address.

Continuing Education: Approvals

Continuing Education: Applicable Practice Areas