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Auto Glass Week Ends on a High, Celebratory Note

Auto Glass Week concluded on Wednesday with the announcement of the winners in the windshield repair and auto glass replacement competitions. The successful event proved the industry was ready to come back together, learn how to further their business, and … Continue reading

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Defective Glass is a Problem; Attending Auto Glass Week Can Help

Defective glass, counterfeit glass and incorrect parts can cause major headaches for shop owners. Service gets backed up, customers complain, and your reputation can be affected. To address these and other issues, Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is devoting two sessions … Continue reading

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IBS Joins Auto Glass Week as Cobalt Sponsor

Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is pleased to welcome Cobalt sponsor IBS. AGW, June 7-9 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Fla., is the only worldwide event created and designed specifically for the auto glass repair and replacement … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Welcomes asTech as a Copper Sponsor

Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is excited to announce that asTech, a Repairify, Inc. company, has signed on as a Copper sponsor. asTech is a global leader of OEM and aftermarket vehicle diagnostics, calibrations, remote services and intelligence. Its portfolio is powered … Continue reading

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Mitchell International Joins Auto Glass Week™ as Copper and Official Mobile App Sponsor

Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is pleased to welcome Mitchell International as a Copper event sponsor and exclusive sponsor of AGW’s mobile app for attendees during the show. AGW, June 7-9 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Fla., … Continue reading

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Concerns About COVID? Register with Confidence for Auto Glass Week

You know the value of Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) but you are still concerned about COVID-19. Not to worry, this year you can register to attend the conference onsite and switch your registration to virtual as late as May 28, … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Welcomes Titanium Sponsor John Bean

Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is thrilled to welcome John Bean as a Titanium sponsor to the 2021 exhibition floor. AGW is the only event created and designed specifically for the original equipment (OE) and aftermarket auto glass repair and replacement … Continue reading

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Only Five Booths Available for Auto Glass Week™

The exhibition floor is almost full for Auto Glass Week™ (AGW), the No. 1 event for the OE and aftermarket automotive glass repair and replace industry. This year’s event takes place June 7-9 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) … Continue reading

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QuestX Joins Auto Glass Week as a Cobalt Sponsor

Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is pleased to add QuestX as a Cobalt sponsor. AGW, June 7-9 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Fla., is the only worldwide event created and designed specifically for the auto glass repair … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Welcomes New Cobalt Sponsor Burco, Inc.

Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is pleased to announce that Burco, Inc. has signed as a Cobalt sponsor. AGW is the only worldwide event that is created and designed specifically for the auto glass repair and replacement industry. This year’s event, … Continue reading

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Reserve Your Discounted Rooms Now for Auto Glass Week™

The Auto Glass Week™ team is busy preparing for the industry’s first gathering since 2019! Auto Glass Week (AGW) will be held June 7-9 at the Orlando County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Fla. and there is still time to … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week Welcomes Teroson as Bronze Sponsor

Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is pleased to welcome Teroson as a Bronze sponsor to the world-class event in June. AGW is created and designed specifically for the original equipment (OE) and aftermarket auto glass repair and replacement industry. The program … Continue reading

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Disruption Junction: How’s that Function?

You may be too young to remember the School House Rock reference but there is no age limitation when it comes to dealing with emerging technologies and keeping up with the constant innovations in the industry. To help, Auto Glass … Continue reading

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Lisle Corporation Joins AGW as Cobalt Sponsor

AGW is happy to announce that Lisle Corporation has signed on as a Cobalt event sponsor. Few companies have the longevity of Lisle Corporation – or the manufacturing diversity. The company started in 1903 in Clarinda, Iowa producing horse-powered water … Continue reading

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Looking for that Competitive Advantage? Attend Auto Glass Week™.

Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is your one-stop-shop to enhance your business skills, gain industry insight and make valuable connections. This year’s conference, June 7-9 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., will be a powerful experience that offers … Continue reading

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January 12 – Auto Glass Week™ Holds Online Preview Day

In an effort for the automotive glass repair and replacement industry to stay connected, Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is offering a free AGW Preview Day, January 12. All members of the industry are welcome to attend the online AGW Preview … Continue reading

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Orlando and Host Hotels are Prepared and Thriving!

Orlando venues are continuously updating their safety measure to be prepared and ready to receive eager attendees. Theme parks, attractions, hotels and restaurants are implementing health and safety protocols across the city. Orlando provides wide-open spaces for entertainment and outdoor … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Announces Change of Dates

Auto Glass Week ™ 2020 has been rescheduled. The international event will now be held January 12-14, 2021 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. The city and venue have remained the same, only the dates have changed … Continue reading

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Mason Receives Carl F. Tompkins Award for Excellence

Today at Auto Glass Week™ 2019, Troy Mason of TechnaGlass was honored as the recipient of the tenth annual Carl F. Tompkins Award for Excellence in advancement of auto glass safety. The event is being held this week in Indianapolis. … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Gears Up in Indy

Auto Glass Week™ 2019 opens tomorrow morning at the Indianapolis Convention Center in downtown Indy. More than 40 speakers, 30 presentations, four competitions and a packed trade show floor along with a chance to win a brand new Chevy Silverado … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Calibration Competition Deadline Soon – Register Today!

Now in its second year, the Auto Glass Calibration Competition, sponsored by Opti-Aim™, is a premier international competition designed to find and honor the auto glass technician who completes the best auto glass calibration. The competition will take place during … Continue reading

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Additional Sponsors Join Exhibition Floor at Auto Glass Week™

At Auto Glass Week™ you can experience three days of valued education, networking opportunities, exciting competitions and an exhibition floor full of top industry suppliers. The educational event will take place at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Ind., September … Continue reading

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PGW Auto Glass, LLC Returns to Auto Glass Week™ 2019 as Silver Sponsor

PGW Auto Glass, LLC is returning to Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) as a Silver-level sponsor. The educational event will take place at the Indiana Convention Center, September 4-6 in Indianapolis, Ind. PGW Auto Glass, LLC, a subsidiary of LKQ Corporation, … Continue reading

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Additional Sponsors Join Exhibition Floor at Auto Glass Week™

At Auto Glass Week™ you can experience three days of valued education, networking opportunities, exciting competitions and an exhibition floor full of top industry suppliers. Below are some of the recently added Cobalt sponsors attendees can visit at Auto Glass … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Announces Educational Program

The educational program, sponsored by XYG, has been announced for Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) 2019, the leading auto glass repair and replacement educational conference and trade show. Auto Glass Week will take place September 4-6 at the Indiana Convention Center … Continue reading

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Glass Mechanix Solutions Upgrades to Bronze Sponsor at Auto Glass Week™ 2019

Glass Mechanix Solutions has upgraded its sponsorship from a Cobalt to Bronze-level for Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) 2019. Glass Mechanix Solutions is a world-leading manufacturer of windshield repair tools and supplies in addition to providing VIN lookup and point of … Continue reading

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Win a Truck at Auto Glass Week™ 2019!

That’s right! At Auto Glass Week™, taking place September 4-6 in Indianapolis, Ind., one lucky individual will drive away in a brand new truck! How It Works: All eligible* attendees will have up to six chances to receive a key. … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ 2019 Welcomes Three New Cobalt Sponsors

Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) is ready to bring you three full days of valued education, networking opportunities, exciting competitions and an exhibition floor full of top industry suppliers. The show will take place at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, … Continue reading

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Carlex Joins Trade Show Floor as Sponsor for Auto Glass Week™

Carlex is sponsoring Auto Glass Week™ once again at the Bronze-level. The company can be found in the exhibition hall at the Indiana Convention Center, to be held September 4-6 in Indianapolis, Ind. Carlex is a global original equipment manufacturer … Continue reading

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Mygrant Glass Company Returns to Auto Glass Week™ as Silver Sponsor

Mygrant Glass Company has claimed its spot as a Silver-level sponsor of Auto Glass Week™. The event is the only event devoted solely to the original equipment (OE) and aftermarket auto glass repair and replacement industry. It will take place … Continue reading

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Autel Joins Trade Show Floor as Sponsor for Auto Glass Week™

Autel is joining Auto Glass Week™ once again as a Bronze-level sponsor. The company can be found in the exhibition hall at the Indiana Convention Center, to be held September 4-6 in Indianapolis, Ind. Autel offers diagnostic tools and ADAS … Continue reading

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Xinyi Glass Joins Auto Glass Week™ 2019 Line-Up of Sponsors

Platinum-level sponsor Xinyi Glass is back for an action-packed time of education, competitions and exhibition at Auto Glass Week™ (AGW), September 4-6 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. Xinyi Glass is making its return this year as a Platinum-level … Continue reading

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Pilkington North America Returns to Auto Glass Week™ as Platinum Plus Sponsor

Pilkington North America will once again join Auto Glass Week™ as a top sponsor for the 2019 show. The company will be returning as a Platinum Plus sponsor and continues to support the future of the auto glass repair and … Continue reading

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GlasWeld Returns to Auto Glass Week™ as Platinum Plus Sponsor

GlasWeld  has officially claimed its spot as a Platinum Plus sponsor at Auto Glass Week™ 2019 this fall in Indianapolis, Ind. The company will also serve as the named sponsor of the GlasWeld Windshield Repair Competition in Honor of Walt … Continue reading

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The Sky Is the Limit for the Future of Automotive Glass

Auto Glass Week™ featured a keynote from speaker Michael Robinson, an American car designer based in Italy. Robinson engaged the crowd with the possibility of the future. While it is easy to see what will happen in the afternoon, it … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Seminars Continue

Hundreds of auto glass professionals came and participated in the first auto glass seminar Friday morning at Auto Glass Week™ in San Antonio. It focused on trends in insurance glass claims and was presented by Kay Wakeman, a research analyst … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Exhibitors Showcase Their Products

The showroom floor of Auto Glass Week™ in San Antonio was filled from wall to wall with exhibitors and industry professionals eager to learn about what’s new in auto glass. The reigning theme was overall growth. Some companies, such as … Continue reading

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Nancy Friedman: Morning Coffee with a Side of Advice

Friday morning at Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) started off with Morning Coffee with Nancy Friedman, also known as the telephone doctor. Friedman has helped hundreds of companies increase their service level through her commonsense ideas, skills, tips and techniques. This … Continue reading

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Excitement at Every Turn on Day 1

Auto glass professionals began their journey through Auto Glass Week™ on the first day of the conference today. Guests and participants could take advantage of seminars and added programs like Morning Coffee with Carl Tompkins. Morning Coffee with Carl Tompkins … Continue reading

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Education at the Forefront of Seminars

Thursday morning also gave attendees at Auto Glass Week™ in San Antonio the opportunity to take advantage of more seminars prior to the show floor opening. Seminars ranged from teaching the values of OE and aftermarket auto glass to advanced … Continue reading

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Richard Rawlings Inspires at AGW and WFCT

Thursday’s keynote speaker for Auto Glass Week™ (AGW) and the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) was Richard Rawlings, the host of popular Discovery Channel show “Fast N’ Loud,” and the owner of Dallas-based Gas Monkey Garage. Rawlings answered … Continue reading

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Time to Sharpen Up Your Game!
4th Annual Industry Golf Tournament Deadline Approaching

The greens of TPC San Antonio await. Be sure to get your registrations in for your team to claim your spot on a course we have never played before. It all kicks off Wednesday, September 26 with a 1:00 p.m. … Continue reading

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Richard Rawlings, Host of Fast N’ Loud and Owner of Gas Monkey Garage, to Speak at Auto Glass Week™ 2018

Richard Rawlings, the host of the wildly popular Fast N’ Loud on the Discovery Channel and owner of Gas Monkey Garage in Dallas, will serve as the keynote speaker at Auto Glass Week™ 2018 to be held September 27-29, 2018 … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ 2018 Welcomes GlasWeld as Returning Platinum-Plus Level Sponsor

GlasWeld will once again support Auto Glass Week™ 2018 (AGW), including as the top sponsor of the Windshield Repair Competition, which is named after the Platinum-Plus sponsor.  “For over 36 years, GlasWeld has been the Gold Standard in tools, equipment … Continue reading

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Register Online Now for Auto Glass Week™ 2018

Online registration for Auto Glass Week™ 2018 is now open. The international original equipment (OE) and aftermarket auto glass repair and replacement event will be held September 27-29, 2018, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. … Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ 2016 Opens in Just One Week!

Auto Glass Week™ 2016 will kick off in just one week at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. This is a not-to-miss event packed full of education, competitions and networking. Continue reading

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NGB to Sponsor Auto Glass Week™

NGB will sponsor Auto Glass Week™ 2016 this fall in San Antonio, Texas. The three-day international event will feature automotive glass repair and replacement competitions, educational seminars and an exhibition floor. Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Competitions Return for 2016

AGRR™ magazine’s competitions return for their 11th year. The Pilkington Clear Advantage Auto Glass Technician Competition (AGTO) and the GlasWeld Windshield Repair Competition in Honor of Walt Gorman (WRO) are back for Auto Glass Week™ 2016. The exhibition is set … Continue reading

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Registration is Now Open for Auto Glass Week™ 2016

Online registration for Auto Glass Week™ 2016 is now open. The annual event is scheduled for October 5-7 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter in San Antonio, Texas. The exhibition floor, which will host the always-exciting repair and replacement competitions, will bring sponsors and attendees together to maintain industry standards, continue safety education and showcase new innovative products and services available to automotive glass technicians. Continue reading

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Only Three Months Until Auto Glass Week™—the Countdown is On!

With just a little more than three months until Auto Glass Week™ 2015, now’s the time to book your trip and secure your spot before pre-registration discounts end September 8! Continue reading

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Free Casino Play for Auto Glass Week™ Attendees

Auto Glass Week™, managed by AGRR™ magazine and co-sponsored by the magazine, Auto Glass Safety Council™, Independent Glass Association, National Glass Association and National Windshield Repair Association, will be held September 30 – October 2 at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center … Continue reading

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GlasWeld Returns as a Platinum Repair Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2015

GlasWeld, an industry leader in windshield repair, glass scratch removal and other glass restoration solutions, is once again returning to Auto Glass Week™ 2015 as the Platinum Repair Sponsor. The three-day international event, which features automotive glass repair and replacement competitions, educational seminars and an exhibition floor, is proud to once again welcome the company as the Platinum Sponsor of the Windshield Repair Competition, the repair “Olympics” of the automotive glass industry. Continue reading

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Equalizer Industries, Inc. Returns as Gold Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2015

Auto Glass Week™, the three-day international event featuring automotive glass repair and replacement competitions, educational seminars and an exhibition floor, is proud to announce that Equalizer Industries, Inc., an industry leader in automotive glass tools and products, is once again sponsoring the event at the Gold Level. Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Opens in Less Than One Week

Auto Glass Week™ 2014 is now less than a week away! The three-day automotive glass event will run October 7-9 at the Baltimore Convention Center and Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel in Baltimore, Md. The event offers both educational and networking opportunities to all those attending. The educational sessions kick-off Tuesday, October 7, at 1:30 p.m., and the Exhibition/Extravaganza show floor opens at 3:00 p.m. A welcoming cocktail party also will be held that night from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on the show floor. If you still need to reserve a hotel room, you can find more details about our discounted room blocks by clicking here. Continue reading

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Auto Glass Week™ Announces Seminar Line-Up

Auto Glass Week™, the three-day international event, has announced its 2014 seminar line-up. The event will be held October 7-9 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md., and is co-sponsored by the Auto Glass Safety Council, Independent Glass Association, National Glass Association, National Windshield Repair Association and AGRR™ magazine. Continue reading

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Become a Part of Auto Glass Week™

Sponsorship opportunities are still available for Auto Glass Week™ 2014 but are filling up fast. So, if you’re considering exhibiting at this year’s event, don’t waste any more time! Continue reading

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Register Early for Auto Glass Week™ for the Most Savings!

Early bird registration for Auto Glass Week™ 2014 closes at the end of the month, so now is the time to book your trip and secure your spot before the highest discounts end! Continue reading

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Equalizer Industries, Inc. Returns as an Auto Glass Week™ 2014 Sponsor

Auto Glass Week™, the three-day international event featuring automotive glass repair and replacement competitions, educational seminars and an exhibition/extravaganza, is proud to announce that Equalizer IndustriesInc., an industry leader in automotive glass tools and products, is once again sponsoring the event. Continue reading

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GlasWeld Announced as a Platinum Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2014

GlasWeld, an industry leader in windshield repair, glass scratch removal and other glass restoration solutions, is proud to announce its sponsorship of Auto Glass Week™ at the Platinum level once again. The three-day international event features automotive glass repair and replacement competitions, educational seminars and an exhibition/extravaganza where sponsoring companies will be seen. Continue reading

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Pilkington North America Returns as Platinum Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2014

Auto Glass Week™ (AGW), the three-day international event featuring automotive glass repair and replacement competitions, educational seminars and an exhibition/extravaganza, is proud to announce that Pilkington North America, a manufacturer of glass and glazing products for the automotive markets and architectural, is once again a Platinum Sponsor. Continue reading

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Baltimore is the Place to be in 2014!

The 2014 Auto Glass Week™ (AGW), set to be held October 7-9, 2014, at the Baltimore Convention Center and Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, has something for everyone, including the whole family. While the event will offer educational seminars, an exhibition hall and the attendee-favorite, annual competitions, the city delivers an experience like no other. Continue reading

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