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Posted by Tasha Weiss on October 8, 2012 at 3:59 PM.
The numbers are in! More than 10,000 people attended 175 free events across the U.S. on September 28, the fourth annual SteelDay. Hosted by AISC, its members and partners, SteelDay is the structural steel industry’s largest networking and educational event for the design and construction community and the public.
Architects, engineers, contractors, specifiers, university faculty and students and the general public visited steel mills, fabricators, service centers, galvanizers and other steel facilities, and even actual job sites and special events in major cities, to see the industry’s processes and innovations firsthand and learn directly from industry experts.
“SteelDay enjoyed much success again this year and we continue to get glowing feedback from those who attended events,” commented Ross Allbritton, AISC’s industry mobilization manager. “There is no other single day in the nation where so much valuable information is exchanged across all disciplines of the structural steel industry.”
For a recap of highlights from this year’s SteelDay, view AISC’s press release at www.aisc.org (direct link: http://bit.ly/SJ46eI). If you attended an event, you can get your certificates of attendance and share your feedback at www.SteelDay.org. You can also share your photos and videos on SteelDay’s Facebook page. Simply click on the “Photo/Video” button and share.
Next year’s SteelDay is scheduled for October 4, 2013. Mark your calendar!