Annual Convention

The 2016 AWI Convention is the place to be for top-notch educational sessions, networking and fun! With incredible professional speakers, team building, tours and networking that you get only with AWI, you'll leave with tactical takeaways, new relationships and great memories!

Sunday, October 23, 2016 - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza
401 Ward Parkway
Kansas City, Missouri 64112
(816) 756-1500

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Registration has closed.  Contact Beth Holcomb with any questions,

Exhibitors - Click here to view the current exhibitors
If you would like to exhibit at the 2016 convention, click here for more information.


Thank you to our 2016 AWI Convention Gold Sponsor - Innergy
Thank you to our 2016 AWI Convention Silver Sponsor - Sherwin Williams
Thank you to our 2016 AWI Convention Bronze Sponsors - Navy Island, S.J. Morse, Eci M1, Formwood Industries, 3form, Art for Everyday, Timber Products Company, Microvellum

A big thanks to our 2016 Annual Sponsors!

FOUNDING SPONSOR: Stiles Machinery

SUSTAINING SPONSORS: Federated Insurance, AWI Quality Certification Corporation

LEVEL 2 SPONSORS: Chemcraft, M.Bohlke Veneer, Precision Veneer

LEVEL 3 SPONSORS: Adservco Group, Brooklyn Hardware, Eagle Mouldings, Inc., ETemplate Systems, IMA / Schelling, Monarch Metal Fabrication, O2 Filtration, Proply, Veneer Tech

LEVEL 4 SPONSORS: Biesse, Eggers Industries, Flexible Materials, Gemini Coatings, Häfele, Hoffmann Machining Company, Horizon Wood Products, Kerfkore, KLINGSPOR Abrasives, Inc., M.L. Campbell, Milesi, Pollmeier, Roseburg, Sherwin-Williams, States Industries

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InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza
401 Ward Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64112
(816) 756-1500

Group Rate: $159, plus 15.85% city/state tax + $1.74 Arena Fee/Tax
Group Code: AWIBlock
Cut-off Date: Sep. 30, 2016

Hotel cancellations must be received by the hotel no later than 24 hours prior to arrival in order to receive a full refund.

Check In Time: 4:00 p.m., Check Out Time: 11:00 a.m.
Parking: $7.50/night, Valet parking - $20/night

Kansas City International Airport– Located approximately 25 miles from hotel.

Ground Transportation: Taxi / UberSuper Shuttle: 1-800-BLUEVAN (258-3826) – AWI Discount Code: QKN27