Taking Construction to the Next Level: CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023 Opens Call for Education Session Ideas

MILWAUKEE - What should we be talking about to ensure a strong, prosperous future for the construction industry?

That’s the question AEM’s CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023 team has tasked itself with trying to answer, and your input as an attendee is needed. The opportunity to hear and talk with peers at the largest construction show in North America is just over a year away, and efforts are underway to plan the education program to ensure show attendees have ready access to best practices, key industry updates and relevant case studies.

CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023 plans to feature more than 150 education sessions. With an emphasis on peer-to-peer learning, they will serve to provide those in attendance with cutting-edge, timely and actionable information and insights.

"We are grateful to our attendees whose unique perspectives are shaping the future of the construction industry," said Graham Brent, CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023 education committee chair and Chief Executive Officer at NCCCO Foundation. "Your ideas are needed to continue CONEXPO-CON/AGG’s comprehensive education program. This show is for the industry, by the industry and we need your input to create the cutting-edge information for today’s challenging economy and business model."

What knowledge or concepts can you share?

There’s no better time than right now, as CONEXPO-CON/AGG has opened its call for education session ideas and proposals.

We are looking for ideas that include:

  • A topic we should be sure is covered
  • A person you have heard that more in the industry need to hear
  • An entire session title, description or yourself as a speaker

Topics of interest for 2023 should include a focus that fits within the following areas:

  • Business Best Practices
  • Workforce Development
  • Aggregates
  • Asphalt
  • Concrete
  • Technology Solutions
  • Equipment Management & Maintenance
  • Earthmoving & Site Development
  • Cranes, Rigging & Aerial Lifts
  • Safety & Health

The deadline to submit ideas is January 31, 2022. To submit your session ideas, please click here. Session submissions will be evaluated by our CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023 Education Committee. Notification of acceptance will take place by mid-April.

For any inquiries regarding the program, please contact AEM’s Brooke Konopacki at bkonopacki@aem.org or 414-298-4745.

The next CONEXPO-CON/AGG and co-located IFPE takes place at the Las Vegas Convention Center from March 14-18, 2023.

About the Show:

CONEXPO-CON/AGG is the largest construction trade show in North America and the premier event that connects professionals from every major construction sector. Held every three years, CONEXPO-CON/AGG takes the construction industry to the next level by helping construction professionals elevate their industry expertise, experience the newest equipment and products through demonstrations and industry-leading education, make new professional connections, and grow their own marketability within the industry. The next CONEXPO-CON/AGG will be held March 14-18, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. For more information on CONEXPO-CON/AGG, visit https://www.conexpoconagg.com.

About the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM)

AEM is the North America-based international trade group representing off-road equipment manufacturers and suppliers with more than 1,000 companies and more than 200 product lines in the agriculture and construction-related industry sectors worldwide. The equipment manufacturing industry in the United States supports 2.8 million jobs and contributes roughly $288 billion to the economy every year. AEM is a co-owner and operator of CONEXPO-CON/AGG.