Concerned with containing the spread of coronavirus many industry events have been canceled or postponed.  The Slippery Rock Gazette will do our best to keep the industry informed about upcoming events around the country that have been rescheduled until a safer time. Here’s updated list of upcoming events for the next two months:

May 2020

An Evening of Natural Stone Education (2CEUs) (Postponed)

When: Wed., May 6,
Where: Daltile, 345 University Avenue, Westwood, MA 02090

Massachusetts Stone Summit: Key Pulse Points for Building a Successful Stone Fabrication Business

When: Thursday, May
Where: Daltile, 345 University Ave, Westwood, MA 02090  

StonEx Canada

When:    Tuesday May 12, through Thursday May 14,  
Where:  The International Centre, 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga, Ontario

AIA Conference on Architecture

When: Thursday May 14, through  Saturday May 16,
Where: Los Angeles, CA

Women in Stone Welcome Webinar

Still scheduled for Wednesday May 20, 12:00 PM — 12:30 PM (ET) 
Where:  Online Webinar

June 2020

New Mexico Stone Summit: Key Pulse Points for Building a Successful Stone Fabrication Business

When:  Thursday June 4, 8:30 AM — 3:00 PM (ET) 
Where:   Arizona Tile, 5800 Venice Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113

The 20th China Xiamen International Stone Fair

When:    Saturday June 6, 12:00 AM — 11:59 PM (ET) through Tuesday June 9, 12:00 AM — 11:59 PM (ET) 
Where:  Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Center

June 2020

Women in Stone Welcome Webinar

When:    Tuesday June 16, 12:00 PM — 12:30 PM (ET) 
Where:   Online Webinar

2020 Marble Izmir Fair

When:    Wednesday June 17, 12:00 AM — 11:59 PM (ET) through Saturday June 20, 12:00 AM — 11:59 PM (ET) 
Where:  ZAFER MAH. 840 SK. FUAR ALANI NO:2, Gaziemir/izmir

Stone+tec 2020 (Postponed)

When:    Wednesday June 17, 09:00 AM — 05:00 PM (ET) through  Saturday June 20, 09:00 AM — 05:00 PM (ET) 
Where:   Nuremberg, Germany

2020 Tucker Design Awards Event

When:  Tuesday June 23, 12:00 AM — 11:59 PM (ET) and Wednesday June 24, 12:00 AM — 11:59 PM (ET) 
Where:   Cleveland, Ohio


The international trade show Marmomac 2020 has been tentatively rescheduled to take place beginning on October 8, 2020, in Verona, Italy.

Next Issue, (June) the Slippery Rock Gazette will continue to list additional upcoming industry events, as scheduling is confirmed, and pending any travel restrictions in the next two months Check with the hosting organization before making travel plans.