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DOMOTEX USA Education Sessions

DOMOTEX USA Education Sessions offer incredible strategies, insights and networking opportunities to help your flooring business succeed in today’s intensely competitive retail environment.

An impressive collection of guest speakers and industry insiders have been assembled to make Education Sessions by DOMOTEX USA a must attend event for anyone in the flooring business.

Pre-Registration is required, so book your spot today!

Key Benefits

  • Be the first to see cutting edge design trends, innovations, products and technologies
  • Hear directly from top innovators and experts
  • Generate new leads and partnerships with global industry leaders
  • Learn the skills and tools you need to stay ahead of your competition

What You Will Learn

  • Hear directly from top innovators and experts
  • Best business practices from international flooring professionals
  • How to harness industry disruption to grow your business
  • Tips for choosing the right manufacturers, technology and partners
  • Top sales strategies to keep customers coming back
  • Techniques for building a strong team

Who Should Attend

  • Retailers
  • Wholesalers
  • Merchandisers
  • Distributors
  • Designers
  • Remodelers
  • Builders
  • And more!

Growth Sessions

In today’s brand-saturated marketplace, competition can be intense. And with an ever-changing digital landscape and constantly evolving customer expectations, it can be hard to keep up. DOMOTEX USA’s Growth Sessions will showcase leaders who have analyzed over 24 months of industry data derived from more than 10 million flooring shoppers to help you get ahead.

The Growth Sessions give step-by-step advice on how to leverage game-changing digital technology and marketing strategies so your flooring company can stand out and achieve exponential growth.

  • The Digital Playbook for 2019 will give the attendee a clear and thorough understanding of the ever-changing digital landscape and give step by step advice on leveraging your existing flooring business to win digitally.
  • Go to Market to Win will explore the future of floor covering retail in light of today’s customer expectations, digital trends and best-in-class customer experiences; how to differentiate from the competition through the use of tools and techniques for floor covering retailers, and examples of how successful retailers win in the marketplace and how you can, too.

Industry Insight

Flooring is a fast-paced industry, and DOMOTEX USA is here to help you stay on the cutting edge of your field. Industry Insight Sessions will prepare you for 2019 with presentations on relevant and special topics such as design trends and market changes.

  • NWFA Session: Color Trends in Hardwood Floors will highlight some of the historic trends around hardwood floors and a glimpse into upcoming processes and trends. In addition to discussing color, we will also cover textures, like wire brushing, and techniques, like water popping, as a way to create a unique, customize floor.
  • NWFA Session: Addressing the Labor Shortage takes a look at the shortage of incoming labor the trades are facing, what it means for all segments of the wood flooring industry (including manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and installers), and some of the ways the wood flooring industry is taking on the issues.
  • Design is a Journey: Designer Trend Panel Discussion & Lunch hosted by Emily Morrow Home will address the changing landscape of interior design and the role of designers in the new millennial age.
  • State of the Floor Covering Industry Labor Force will share expert insights on the lack of installation professionals in the flooring industry and how it impacts sustainability and growth.

Insider Talks

Insider Talks will deliver perspectives, advice and teachings gathered from deep industry data and some of the industry’s top thought leaders without you ever leaving the show floor.

Each Insider Talk will feature speakers and topics that will add value and actionable insights that are sure to enhance your meetings with the array of exclusive manufacturers attending the first ever DOMOTEX USA.

Show Schedule

Wednesday, February 27th
7:00am - 6:00pmRegistration HallRegistration Hours
7:30am - 5:30pmDepart from Registration Hall Plant Tours
Thursday, February 28th
5:30am - 6:00pm Registration Hall Registration
10:00am - 6:00pm Exhibit Hall Exhibit Hall Open
10:15am - 10:30amPlaza, Exhibit HallOpening Ceremony
8:00am – 11:00am A311/312 Digital Growth Sessions | The Digital Playbook for 2019 presented by FloorForce
11:30am – 3:45pm Plaza, Exhibit Hall Insider Talks
1:00pm – 2:30pm A313 Industry Insight Sessions | NWFA: Color Trends in Hardwood Floors
3:00pm – 4:00pm A313 Industry Insight Sessions | State of the Floor Covering Industry Labor Force
4:30pm - 6:00pm Exhibit Hall Opening Night Reception
Friday, March 1st
7:00am - 6:00pm Registration Hall Registration
8:00am - 6:00pm Exhibit Hall Exhibit Hall Open
8:00am – 11:00am 311/312 Branding & Marketing Growth Sessions | Go to Market to Win
11:30am – 4:30pm Plaza, Exhibit Hall Insider Talks
11:30pm – 1:00pm A313 Industry Insight Sessions | Design is a Journey: Designer Trend Panel Discussion & Lunch hosted by Emily Morrow Home
2:30pm – 4:00pm A313 Industry Insight Sessions | Addressing the Labor Shortage
Saturday, March 2nd
8:00am - 1:00pm Registration Hall Registration
9:00am - 1:00pm Exhibit Hall Exhibit Hall Open
9:30am - 10:45amPlaza, Exhibit HallInsider Talks

What are you waiting for?

All of these Sessions offer incredible value, and you will not find a better opportunity to connect with leaders in the flooring industry than you will at DOMOTEX USA. Book your spot today so you don’t miss out!