The Roofing Alliance, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary as the founding of the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA), announced its participation in the International Roofing Expo (IRE) 2021 in Las Vegas, NV, August 10-12, 2021 Teams from Clemson University and Colorado State University to meet the roofing industry at the Roofing Alliance booth # 2635.
“We’re excited to be back in person at IRE 2021,” said current Alliance President, Dave Lawlor of ROCKWOOL North America. “This is the 25th anniversary of the Roofing Alliance and we are proud to share the achievements of the Roofing Alliance over the past 25 years. We look forward to hosting the winning teams of our student competition and celebrate the generosity of the SRS Raise the Roof Foundation concert, which will benefit the Melvin Kruger Foundation Scholarships with a focus on diversity. “
The Roofing Alliance’s activities include:
- Booth – At Roofing Alliance booth # 2635, visitors can learn more about the Roofing Alliance programs including Most Valuable Player and Gold Circle Awards, Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarships, our partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities and how to join the Roofing Alliance.
- Meet the students – The 2020-21 Roofing Alliance Student Competition winning teams will be invited to several events during the IRE, including the Roofing Alliance Members’ Reception, time at the Roofing Alliance booth on Wednesday 11 August from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., tour of the Stock exhibition center and attended the SRS Raise the Roof Foundation concert.
- Training session – Learn more about the Roofing Alliance college-level course by taking the Principles of Roofing from Design to Installation and Beyond educational course developed by Clemson University. Dhaval Gajjar, Assistant Professor at Clemson, and Bill Good, Senior Advisor to the Roofing Alliance, will lead the training session, which will show how the Roofing Alliance and Clemson University have worked together to make a roofing-specific course into the university’s curriculum to develop and implement. The course will take place on Tuesday, August 10th from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
- Donation concert – The SRS Raise the Roof Foundation concert with Darius Rucker and Little Big Town will benefit the Roofing Alliance and National Women in Roofing and both groups will be recognized on stage. The Roofing Alliance encourages everyone to take part in this great event.
More information is available at www.roofingalliance.net.