Bill Hauer, Chief Drawing Officer, SPEEDdraw
Brad Randall, Sales and Training, SPEEDdraw
Watch a live demonstration of one of the revolutionary bolt-on software applications that can be applied to any CAD/CAM program to reduce the time needed to modify a digital template by 50-75% and create a final shop ticket! The presenters will illustrate how SPEEDdraw CAD enhancing software automates the basic tasks of creating a final dxf drawing, shop ticket and G-Code ready files. Convert a DXF file to Final Shop Ticket in LESS THAN Five Minutes! Learn how to save time and labour costs while reducing mistakes in design and production.
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Tod Valickis, Commercial Manager, Schluter Systems (Canada)
Accessible showers not only create beautiful spaces, they also provide freedom and security to individuals with limited mobility, or homeowners wanting to age in place. This combination of style and accessibility provides greater value to a bathroom. There are full lines of products and materials for tiled barrier-free showers, from waterproofing to linear drain systems to create a functional and durable space. Join us to learn more!
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Aatif Markar, Regional Sales Manager, Sasso Canada Stone Machinery
The Sasso Flying Flat is a competitive, high-performance edge machine designed to process backsplash and countertops. Even with a small footprint, this machine is a production workhorse capable of applying a flawless finish to a variety of materials of varying thicknesses. With its ease of operation, high-end componentry and robust, hot galvanized framework, the Sasso Flying Flat is the ideal machine to take a company’s production to the next level. The presenter will demonstrate the ease, accuracy and functionality of the machinery while identifying best practices and tips creating the best finishes for countertops and backsplashes.
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Steve Guyman, Regional Sales Manager, Derusha Supply
Matthew Davis, Sales Representative, Derusha Supply
When selecting the right adhesive to use with stone, one must consider many factors. This presentation will review the proper adhesive solutions for the various stone types found in today’s market; granite, marble, engineered, porcelain and ultra compact surfaces. This demonstration will cover polyesters, epoxies, acrylics and hybrids for both interior and exterior applications. The presenters will demonstrate adhesive solutions that will save you time and money on your next project. This presentation will be beneficial for contractors, fabricators, installers, specifiers, architect, designers and other building professionals.
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Paolo Mantenuto, President, Marble and Marble Ltd.
Incorporating air vents into spaces without compromising design or functionality is important to designers, contractors and occupants. Learn about the simple modern design and installation of Aria Vent which can be retrofitted to any surface or installed at sub-floor level. See how this air vent can be used with any flooring material including tile, mosaic, wood, carpet, cork. It can be installed in walls and ceilings for air returns.