The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, MO, will hold its fifteenth Annual Conference September 15-18, 2016 at the Doubletree, Bloomington-Minneapolis South, Minneapolis, MN.

Industry experts including Rocky Geans, L.L Geans Construction Co.; Linda Figg, FIGG Bridge Group; Jeff Coleman, The Coleman Law Firm; and Kevin MacDonald, Beton Consulting Engineers, will offer seminars on critical industry topics.

CEMEX leaders and contractors will present an 8-hour Legacy Safety Leadership Program designed for concrete executives and safety directors. The workshop provides the tools, skills and behaviors to lead safer, more efficient operations and to achieve the goal of zero incidents. This workshop is limited to 40 attendees.

Additional half day workshops, designed to foster interaction between presenters and participants, will cover “Creating the Canvas for a Polished Floor,” and “Parking Lot Boot Camp”. Rocky Geans will present his two day Business School. “Creating the Canvas for a Polished Floor” will also include the use of outdoor demo slabs to illustrate a variety of slab conditions.

Seminar topics include “The Wood First Initiative,” “Contracts – Ask the Lawyer,” “Responsibility in Concrete Construction,” “New Ways to Measure Floor Tolerances,” and a panel of successful decorative concrete contractors.

Attendees can take advantage of the ACI Flatwork Finisher Certification class and exam which will be offered September 15.

The ASCC is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the capabilities of those who build with concrete, and to providing them with a unified voice in the construction industry. Members include concrete contracting firms, manufacturers, suppliers and others interested in the concrete industry, such as architects, specifiers and distributors. There are approximately 600 member companies in the United States and 14 foreign countries. For more information visit the website at or call (866) 788-2722.

American Society of Concrete Contractors