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NAPA Meetings and Events

Educate, Network and Socialize

NAPA organizes meetings and events in the asphalt industry. These events attract individuals from across the industry: contractors, DOT personnel, construction managers, environmental managers, engineers, designers, estimators, business executives, upper management, young professionals, vendors and more.

Feb
16–18

NAPA 2021 Annual Meeting

NAPA’s 2021 Annual Meeting, Feb. 16-18, is your virtual destination for solutions. With federal and state highway funding uncertainties remaining a top concern for asphalt contractors, we’ll be focusing on the 2021 legislative outlook and ways the industry can engage in advocacy. General sessions and workshops will also explore a state of the industry outlook for supply and demand, workforce, asphalt resiliency, research and innovations, and more. Our new virtual platform will also facilitate the social component that has become such a hallmark of NAPA’s in-person events.

To register, click here

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Mar
9–11

People, Plants, and Paving Digital Conference

World of Asphalt, NAPA to Present “People, Plants, and Paving Digital Conference” March 9-11, 2021

MILWAUKEE — World of Asphalt, the leading asphalt trade show and conference, has announced its partnership with the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) to hold the first “People, Plants, and Paving Digital Conference” from March 9-11. Click here to register!

“For twenty years the asphalt pavement industry has turned to World of Asphalt and our People, Plants, and Paving program for the latest information, best practices, and innovation impacting the asphalt pavement industry and to enhance crew training,” said NAPA President & CEO Audrey Copeland, P.E., Ph.D. “As the majority owner of World of Asphalt, NAPA heard its membership and stakeholders clearly and our move to digital in 2021 will allow for workers to learn about the industry’s latest developments while safely accessing the training from their home or office.”

“Asphalt contractors count on the education sessions provided at World of Asphalt, and even though we will not be holding our regular World of Asphalt, we adjusted our educational programming to offer a comprehensive digital conference that includes more than sixty sessions on a number of industry topics,” said World of Asphalt Show Manager Brittany Weltcheff. “The education around safety, paving, and technology is too important to not continue, and that’s why we are committed to offering a new way of meeting the education needs of the industry.”

The People, Plants, and Paving Digital Conference features a variety of educational sessions and a live question-and-answer portion with the instructors. Many sessions qualify for Professional Development Hours.

Stay updated on the latest conference information, visit https://www.worldofasphalt.com/visit/education/people-plants-and-paving-digital-conference to learn more and register.

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May
19–20

Transportation Construction Coalition Fly-In

Attend the Transportation Construction Coalition Fly-In to learn about the latest actions and issues facing roadbuilders in Congress. Spend the day meeting with Members of Congress and making certain your representatives hear your voice on important issues affecting your business and the industry as a whole.

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Jul
18–21

NAPA 2021 Midyear Meeting

The Midyear Meeting brings together industry leaders each summer to gauge the direction of the industry and shape NAPA’s activities. The NAPA Executive Committee, Board of Directors, committee members, and business leaders from across the nation meet to discuss challenges and opportunities facing the asphalt pavement industry. This meeting includes valuable and informative sessions, committee meetings, and the Board of Directors meeting. NAPA’s many special and standing committees examine topics and issues with financial, operational, and social consequences for your company and the industry as a whole. It is important to participate so that YOUR perspective is included in this decision-making and so that your company’s needs are known to help NAPA’s committees prioritize their activities for 2021 and beyond!

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Sep
14–16

IMPACT Leadership Group Conference

The purpose of the IMPACT Leadership Group is to help build the next generation of leaders for the asphalt pavement industry. Evolving from the NAPA Young Leaders Program established in 2004, IMPACT will focus on providing education, leadership development training, and networking opportunities designed to support the personal and professional growth of emerging leaders in our industry.

The IMPACT Leadership Group is the best place for someone to develop the skills, connections, and knowledge needed to make a difference in the asphalt pavement industry. The group is designed for proven company leaders and for those who are still working their way up the ranks, who are all focused on making their companies, their industry, and themselves better. It provides companies in the asphalt pavement industry a place to send promising talent to help them grow as individuals and learn how to make an impact in their workplace.

The IMPACT Leadership Group meets twice a year at NAPA’s Annual and Midyear Meetings. The group also organizes an annual conference focused on technological innovations, legislative issues, leadership training, and networking opportunities. 

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Jan
23–26

NAPA 2022 Annual Meeting

The NAPA 2022 Annual Meeting will give you the latest tools and insights to help you reach your goals in the asphalt pavement industry. Stay tuned for details about general sessions and workshops. Combined with invaluable industry networking, NAPA’s Annual Meeting is where the industry gathers to set its future.

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