Woodworking Network Symposium & Reception


Monday, July 19, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Las Vegas Convention Center, West Hall
Pricing: $300 early bird thru June 29, $345 regular

A full day of closet and organized storage-focused networking and industry education programming, available the day before the opening of the AWFS®Fair exhibit halls and brought to you by Woodworking Network! All July 19 symposium registrations include lunch, leadership reception, and AWFS®Fair exhibit hall registration.

Closets & Organized Storage Symposium

Moderated by Closets & Organized Storage magazine’s popular editor, Michaelle Bradford, the Closets Symposium is a must-attend event for closet and garage businesses, closet designers, and builders and remodelers. Learn the latest design trends and sales and marketing techniques.


Marketing in a new world | 9 am – 10 am
Presenter: Wendy Scott, Boutique Closets and Cabinetry, LLC

Design discussion with case studies | 10:10 am – 11:15 am
Presenter: Patty Miller, Boutique Closets & Cabinetry

Installation hacks | 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Presenter: Eric Marshall, Kitchens and Closets by DEA

Networking lunch ꞁ 12:15pm – 1:30pm

Bold ideas for the post-pandemic world | 1:40 pm- 2:40pm
Presenter: Tim Coleman, SCE Unlimited

Panel: Top industry suppliers discuss latest innovations in the industry | 3:00 pm – 4:00pm
Panelists: Richie DeMarco, Richelieu Hardware; Shari Mcpeek, Rev-A-Shelf; and Richard Vullo, Hafele America


Woodworking Network Leadership Reception

Introducing the Woodworking Network 40 Under 40 Class of 2021! The 40 Under 40 Leadership Reception is sponsored by CNC Factory and Hexagon Production Software: Cabinet Vision and Alphacam.

Monday, July 19
4:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Las Vegas Convention Center, West Hall


Join July 19 symposium participants to kick off the AWFS®Fair with this networking event and meet the next generation of woodworking professionals.  Open to all July 19 symposium registrants (included in symposium registration) and all AWFS®Fair attendees with separate event registration. For those not registered for the Closets & Organized Storage Symposium, the cost to attend the reception is $60 and includes 2 drink tickets.

CLICK HERE to Register for the Woodworking Network Leadership Reception

(reception registration is separate from AWFS®Fair)