Special Events

Below were our special events & meetups at the 2018 show in Baltimore.  Details for the next year's show in Louisville will be available June 2019.  

Welcome Party at GAME Baltimore

After the show ends on Wednesday, join your fellow attendees and exhibitors at GAME Baltimore for some fun and games!  GAME is Baltimore’s premier sports bar – located just minutes from the Baltimore Convention Center.   Enjoy an open bar, appetizers, 20 TV’s, Pool, Ping Pong, Skee Ball and so much more. You don’t want to miss out on the fun!

Must be 21 years or older to attend.

  • Wednesday, October 10, 5:30 – 7:00pm
  • GAME Baltimore
  • 1400 Warner Street
  • Baltimore, MD 21230

Buses will be available to take you to GAME, and will return you to the BCC after the event.  Last bus picks up at 7:30 p.m.  Buses will run from 5:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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Additional Events & Meetups

Tuesday, October 9, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Kona Grill | 1 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD.

Open to conference attendees only. Attendees must wear their conference badge to attend.

After a full day of education sessions, join us for beer and banter to wind down the day. Connect with your presenters and fellow attendees over a cold drink and selected menu.

Wednesday, October 10, 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. | Booth 2511

Open to all attendees

Creating your own career path in an industry dominated by males can be difficult, but collaborating with other women will help you overcome obstacles. Join other women in the residential construction industry for thoughtful discussions about professional development and the unique challenges, and opportunities, you share. 

Wednesday, October 10, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. | Booth 2511

Open to all attendees

Making new connections is one great way to overcome the challenges of establishing
yourself in this ever-evolving industry. Forge new and lasting connections to help you succeed in your trade. Attend this meetup to join other emerging professionals for industry-related discussions.

Wednesday, October 10, 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Booth 2511

Open to all attendees

Presented by Leap

Haven’t made the leap to digital?  Join us to learn how to ‘Go Digital the Smart Way’ and see what the BEST remodeling companies are using to sell in the home. Estimate, Contract, and Finance all from one App!  With thousands of products available and dozens of payment options, how do you help your reps at the kitchen table? How do you know if your reps are presenting the right price or the right product for the customer?  How do you make sure they are selling profitable jobs that fit into your margins?  Learn how to ‘Go Digital the Smart Way’.

Wednesday, October 10, 2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. | Booth 2511

Open to all attendees

Presented by Deck Specialist Magazine, featuring The Carey Bros. and Jason “Dr. Decks” Russell

A light and fast paced marketing and brand image centered discussion on how these builder celebrities have been able to stand out, grow their business, build margin and offer suggestions on how builders in audience can differentiate themselves.

Wednesday, October 10, 6:30 p.m.

Location: The National Aquarium, 501 E. Pratt Street, Baltimore


6:30 p.m. - Cocktail Reception in Pier 3 - Blue Wonders, 4 levels of exhibits/aquarium

7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Annual Meeting & Awards

8:45 p.m. - Dinner Celebration in Pier 4

10:30 p.m. - After party at The Hard Rock Cafe - outside on the pier!

Visit Nadra.org for sponsorship opportunities.

Thursday, October 11, 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. | Booth 2511

Open to all attendees

Presented by Deck Specialist Magazine, Featuring Columnists Matt Breyer, Brendan Casey, David, Elenbaum, Marv Johnson, and Pat Noonan

Leading columnists from Deck Specialist Magazine, will discuss new product innovation, installation techniques and regional trends that will assure you stay ahead of your competition and bring added value to your customers.

Thursday, October 11, 11:30 a.m. - Noon | Booth 2511

Open to all attendees

Have you ever thought about being your own boss? Working the hours you’d like to work? Work at your own pace, when you want to work.  Take your skills and apply them in ways you’ve never thought possible.  Become a home inspector.  Join others in the pursuit of new business opportunities. Engage in meaningful conversation about what it takes to transition or add new avenues to your career. 

Thursday, October 11, 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. | Booth 2511

Open to all attendees

Presented by ApexChat

You'll learn how updating your Google listing, text messaging prospects, and using Facebook work together for a winning combination to beat the competition.