Two Great Shows. One City.

Two Great Shows. One City.

ASCA combines events in Pittsburgh to maximize travel, drive certification, and boost networking opportunities for snow and ice management pros.

March 15, 2019

The Accredited Snow Contractors Association (ASCA) has opened registration for both ASCA Snow Show and ASCA Executive Summit. This year, the two events are combined into a one-week back-to-back event in Pittsburgh that begins with ASCA Snow Show on Tuesday, July 30 and Wednesday, July 31, followed by ASCA Executive Summit on Thursday, Aug. 1 and Friday, Aug. 2, 2019.

ASCA Snow Show, July 30-31, 2019, is an industry event focused on industry-specific education, ASCA in-classroom certification, and networking. The trade show floor features the latest snowfighting tools for increased efficiency and profitability. Attendees will have exclusive one-on-one access with company reps to discuss how the latest equipment and cutting-edge materials will benefit their operations, as well as discuss purchasing and financing options.

ASCA Executive Summit, Aug. 1-2, 2019, is the industry leadership event. In addition to an agenda of next-level business development speakers and the ASCA Leadership and Top 100 awards, ASCA Executive Summit is an outstanding venue for networking and collaboration among industry professionals.

“By co-locating the two events back-to-back, we’ve created a way for more snow and ice professionals to attend and take advantage of both the educational resources of the trade show and the peer-to-peer opportunities of the Executive Summit experience,” says ASCA Executive Director Kevin Gilbride. “Come for the Show, stay for the Summit!”

ASCA Snow Show educational topics and themes include:

  • Contract Language
  • Property Conditions
  • Industry Standards
  • Documentation
  • Risk Management
  • Post-Event Processes
  • Insurance Risk and Awareness
  • ISO 9001/SN 9001 Quality Management System
  • Technology
  • Marketing
  • Personnel Management
  • Deicing Chemicals & Equipment
  • Bidding and Estimating
  • Safety Programs, Protocols & Training
  • Equipment Purchasing/Management
  • Managing Labor
  • Fleet Management

ASCA Executive Summit focuses on advanced management issues and how they are applied to overcome industry challenges. Attendees gain new tools and ideas to better run their operations, as well as network and discuss best practices with colleagues from throughout the industry.

Specific event details and schedules will be announced in the coming weeks.