Stone Industry EducationThe Natural Stone Institute and Stone World magazine are pleased to announce the schedule for the 2024 Stone Industry Education Series. 

Stone Summits will be led by industry leaders and will cover a wide range of topics relevant to fabricators, including stone shop management, business diversification, and ways to increase efficiency. Attendees will have the opportunity to source products from event sponsors and hosts and will benefit from dedicated networking time.

2024 Stone Industry Education Series:

Florida Stone Summit: Analyzing Shop Performance

February 15

Pompano Beach, FL

Host: Marble of the World

California Stone Summit: Fabricator Town Hall

March 7

North Hollywood, CA

Host: Pacific Shore Stones

Alabama Stone Summit: Take Your Organization to the Next Level

April 4

Birmingham, AL

Host: Triton Stone Group

New Jersey Stone Summit: Fabricator Town Hall

May 9

Jamesburg, NJ

Host: Architectural Surfaces

Colorado Stone Summit: Dynamic Intentionality

June 6

Denver, CO

Host: Architectural Surfaces

Wisconsin Stone Summit: Know Your Business

July 11

Oak Creek, WI

Host: UGM Surfaces

Ohio Stone Summit: Dynamic Intentionality

September 19

Columbus, OH

Host: MSI

Washington Stone Summit: Fabricator Town Hall

October 10

Kent, WA

Host: MSI

Texas Stone Summit: Know Your Business

November 7

Dallas, TX

Host: Arizona Tile

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The Natural Stone Institute is a trade association representing every aspect of the natural stone industry. The current membership exceeds 2,000 members in over 50 nations. The association offers a wide array of technical and training resources, professional development opportunities, regulatory advocacy, and networking events. Two prominent publications—the
Dimension Stone Design Manual and Building Stone Magazine—raise awareness within the natural stone industry and in the design community for best practices and uses of natural stone.
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