The Roofing Industry's Destination for Education

Education at IRE

Education is Top Priority at the IRE

Through the exceptional educational conference, attendees can choose from 44 knowledge-building sessions in eight tracks where you will learn the best practices and the latest technologies designed to improve your skills and grow your business.

Sessions are specifically targeted to commercial/residential/metal contractors, owners/CEOs/general managers, superintendents/foremen, architects/designers/consultants, salesmen/estimators, manufacturers/ suppliers and building owners/facility managers.

Held Tuesday through Thursday, classes are 90 minutes in length and do not overlap the exhibit hall hours, allowing you ample time on the show floor.


There’s no substitute for know-how — and the hands-down best conference in the business is specifically tailored to give roofing professionals like you the specialized knowledge and training you need to win more bids and work more profitably.  
Each of the 44 educational conference sessions fall into one of the following 8 tracks: 
  • General Business 
  • Technical
  • Workplace Safety
  • Leadership/Management
  • Green Building
  • Money Matters
  • Sales/Service
  • Legal/HR
With 66 hours of course selections, you will hone your skills, learn new strategies and learn what you can do to ensure success in the future.

Continuing Education

Continuing education hours (CEUs) will be provided for the majority of the courses presented. Attendees are encouraged to review each course description for approved accreditations. Applications to the following agencies and associations have been submitted for consideration:



Informa Markets, DBPR/CILB Course Provider No. 0003200, is an approved educational provider for Florida's Department of Business and Professional Regulation and Construction Industry Licensing Board.

IIBEC - International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants (Formerly RCI, Inc.)

Informa Markets is an approved educational provider for IIBEC. Participation forms will be available on site. Attendees requesting CEH credits are responsible for submitting their participation forms to IIBEC.


Conference Recordings

Most sessions will be audio recorded and made available for sale through Fleetwood Onsite Conference Recording. To purchase, visit the Audio Sales Booth at the conference to receive onsite pricing. You may also order to recording after the conference at

Conference Handouts

Your session handouts, customized to your conference itinerary, have been loaded into the registration system and are accessible for download.

Printed handouts will not be provided on-site, and wireless Internet will not be available in the classrooms. Please be sure to print/download these prior to the show.