Building Component Manufacturers Conference

September 29 - October 2, 2020 | Columbus, OH

Session Tracks

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Focus every team member on a clear path to success! 

There’s a full schedule of learning opportunities at BCMC for everyone in your plant. You’re welcome to attend whatever interests you most, but if you’re new to the show or looking for a clear path, consider following one of the session tracks below.

“Whether it’s me or the guys we bring to BCMC, we always go home getting way more value out of it than what we spent to be there. Every year it pays for itself many times over.”

– Tim Noonan, President, Cascade Mfg Co, Cascade, IA

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DESIGN TRACK

Tue 4-6p Industry Roundtables & Happy Hour
Wed 7:30-9:15a Kick-Off Presentation: Global Trends & the Future of Everything
Wed 9:30-10:30a Truss Design & Software Pain Points: Streamlining Solutions
Wed 10:30-11a Meet the Speakers
Wed 12-1p How In-Plant Digital QC Data Will Revolutionize Your Business
The Value of Framer-Friendly Components
Wed 1-1:30p Meet the Speakers
Wed 3-4p Learning Lab: Virtualization: Taking Your Software to the Next Level
Wed 4-5:15p CM Roundtable 
Thu 9-10a Economic Forecast
Thu 10:30-11:30a Production vs. Design: Increasing Positive Communication
Diversifying Your Workforce: Growth with New Perspectives
Upstream Building Design Collaboration, Downstream Success
Thu 11:30a-12p Meet the Speakers
Thu 12-1p Learning Lab: You Started a Wall Panel Line, Now What?
Thu 3-4p Learning Lab: Tech Updates: New & Free Resources for CMs

HR TRACK

Tue 1-3:45p Safety Summit
Tue 4-6p Industry Roundtables & Happy Hour
Wed 7:30-9:15a Kick-Off Presentation: Global Trends & the Future of Everything
Wed 9:30-10:30a Using Best Practices to Protect Profits
Wed 10:30-11a Meet the Speakers
Wed 11a-12p Learning Lab: Using Best Practices to Protect Profits
Wed 12-1p The Economics of a Healthy Workforce
Wed 1-1:30p Meet the Speakers
Wed 1:30-2:30p Learning Lab: The Economics of a Healthy Workforce
Wed 4-5:15p CM Roundtable
Thu 9-10a Economic Forecast
Thu 10:30-11:30a Diversifying Your Workforce: Growth with New Perspectives
5S at Your Desk: Is Your Office as Lean as Your Manufacturing?
Thu 11:30a-12p Meet the Speakers
Thu 1:30-2:30p Learning Lab: 5S at Your Desk

IT TRACK

Tue 4-6p Industry Roundtables & Happy Hour
Wed 7:30-9:15a Kick-Off Presentation: Global Trends & the Future of Everything
Wed 9:30-10:30a Truss Design & Software Pain Points: Streamlining Solutions
Wed 10:30-11a Meet the Speakers
Wed 12-1p How In-Plant Digital QC Data Will Revolutionize Your Business
Innovative Ways to Simplify Just-in-Time Delivery
Wed 1-1:30p Meet the Speakers
Wed 3-4p Learning Lab: Virtualization: Taking Your Software to the Next Level
Wed 4-5:15p CM Roundtable
Thu 9-10a Economic Forecast
Thu 10:30-11:30a 5S at Your Desk: Is Your Office as Lean as Your Manufacturing?
Upstream Building Design Collaboration, Downstream Success
Thu 11:30a-12p Meet the Speakers
Thu 12-1p IT Roundtable
Thu 1:30-2:30p Learning Lab: 5S at Your Desk
Thu 3-4p Learning Lab: Tech Updates: New & Free Resources for CMs

MANAGEMENT TRACK

Tue 8a-4p MBA in a Day: Turning Business Acumen into Value
Tue 4-6p Industry Roundtables & Happy Hour
Wed 7:30-9:15a Kick-Off Presentation: Global Trends & the Future of Everything
Wed 9:30-10:30a So You Want to Start a Wall Panel Line? Why?!?
Growing Sales Through Innovation
Using Best Practices to Protect Profits
Wed 10:30-11a Meet the Speakers
Wed 11a-12p Learning Lab: Using Best Practices to Protect Profits
Wed 12-1p How In-Plant Digital QC Data Will Revolutionize Your Business
The Value of Framer-Friendly Trusses
The Economics of a Healthy Workforce
Innovative Ways to Simplify Just-in-Time Delivery
Wed 1-1:30p Meet the Speakers
Wed 1:30-2:30p Learning Lab: The Economics of a Healthy Workforce
Wed 4-5:15p CM Roundtable
Thu 9-10a Economic Forecast
Thu 10:30-11:30a Diversifying Your Workforce: Growth with New Perspectives
5S at Your Desk: Is Your Office as Lean as Your Manufacturing?
Production vs. Design: Increasing Positive Communication
Upstream Building Design Collaboration, Downstream Success
Thu 11:30a-12p Meet the Speakers
Thu 12-1p Learning Lab: You Started a Wall Panel Line, Now What?
Thu 1:30-2:30p Learning Lab: 5S at Your Desk
Thu 3-4p Learning Lab: Tech Updates: New & Free Resources for CMs

PRODUCTION TRACK

Tue 8a-4p MBA in a Day: Turning Business Acumen into Value
Tue 4-6p Industry Roundtables & Happy Hour
Wed 7:30-9:15a Kick-Off Presentation: Global Trends & the Future of Everything
Wed 9:30-10:30a So You Want to Start a Wall Panel Line? Why?!?
Growing Sales Through Innovation
Wed 10:30-11a Meet the Speakers
Wed 12-1p The Economics of a Healthy Workforce
How In-Plant Digital QC Data Will Revolutionize Your Business
The Value of Framer-Friendly Trusses
Wed 1-1:30p Meet the Speakers
Wed 1:30-2:30p Learning Lab: The Economics of a Healthy Workforce
Wed 4-5:15p CM Roundtable
Thu 9-10a Economic Forecast
Thu 10:30-11:30a Production vs. Design: Increasing Positive Communication
Diversifying Your Workforce: Growth with New Perspectives
Thu 11:30a-12p Meet the Speakers
Thu 12-1p Learning Lab: You Started a Wall Panel Line, Now What?

SALES TRACK

Tue 8a-4p MBA in a Day: Turning Business Acumen into Value
Tue 4-6p Industry Roundtables & Happy Hour
Wed 7:30-9:15a Kick-Off Presentation: Global Trends & the Future of Everything
Wed 9:30-10:30a So You Want to Start a Wall Panel Line? Why?!?
Growing Sales Through Innovation
Wed 10:30-11a Meet the Speakers
Wed 12-1p How In-Plant Digital QC Data Will Revolutionize Your Business
The Value of Framer-Friendly Trusses
Innovative Ways to Simplify Just-in-Time Delivery
Wed 1-1:30p Meet the Speakers
Wed 4-5:15p CM Roundtable
Thu 9-10a Economic Forecast
Thu 10:30-11:30a 5S at Your Desk: Is Your Office as Lean as Your Manufacturing?
Upstream Building Design Collaboration, Downstream Success
Thu 11:30a-12p Meet the Speakers
Thu 12-1p Learning Lab: You Started a Wall Panel Line, Now What?
Thu 1:30-2:30p Learning Lab: 5S at Your Desk