Category: NSSGA Events

  • Legal Symposium Provides Critical Insights

    Risk managers, principals and attorneys will benefit from NSSGA’s Legal Symposium Strategies for mitigating legal risks to operators will be featured at NSSGA’s annual Legal Symposium on Wednesday, March 23, during the NSSGA Annual Convention and AGG1 Academy & Expo. The day-long symposium will deliver insights on critical legal issues confronting stone, sand and gravel…

    Posted 2/24/16 at 12:01 PM

  • ROCK PRODUCTS: Coker Honored With Young Leaders’ Mark S. Walsh Award

    Dennis Coker, vice president, aggregates, of Natural Resource Partners LLC, was named the winner of the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association’s 2015 Mark S. Walsh Award, presented at this year’s Young Leaders Conference in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. The award was sponsored by Rock Products. “It is definitely an honor to be considered in the same…

    Posted 5/4/15 at 9:00 AM

  • 2016 AGG1 ACADEMY CALL FOR PROPOSALS NOW OPEN

    NSSGA is now accepting proposals for topics to be presented at the 2016 AGG1 Academy & Expo in Nashville, March 22-24. Thousands of attendees will gather at the industry’s premier event to learn from experts on virtually every aspect of the aggregate industry. If you are interested, consider sharing your knowledge and technical expertise in…

    Posted 4/29/15 at 9:30 AM

  • AGGREGATES ADVOCATES STORM CAPITOL HILL FOR TCC FLY-IN

    More than 500 individuals representing 31 national associations and construction unions traveled to Washington, D.C. April 14-15 to press Congress for action on highway reauthorization before the current extension of MAP-21 expires May 31. One quarter of those attending the event hailed from NSSGA member companies. The TCC Fly-In kicked off Tuesday afternoon with attendees…

    Posted 4/22/15 at 1:00 PM

  • KEY ALLIES IN FIGHT FOR LONG-TERM TRANSPORTATION BILL ADDRESS NSSGA

    At NSSGA’s Closing General Session March 18, Bud Wright, executive director of the Association of State Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO), and Gov. Bill Graves, President of the American Trucking Associations (ATA), joined NSSGA’s President and CEO Michael W. Johnson in a panel discussion on what it will take to move Congress to pass in a long-term, well-financed…

    Posted 3/19/15 at 10:15 AM

  • NSSGA’S ANNUAL CONVENTION KEYNOTE SPEAKER DISCUSSES WORKPLACE GENERATIONAL ISSUES

    In his presentation, “Rocking the Workplace: Leading and Engaging Four Generations,” David Stillman, an expert on generational issues in the workplace, discussed how to motivate and manage four  generations that are now working side-by-side in the workplace. Based on his best-selling book “When Generations Collide” and years of research, Stillman outlined the top talent trends…

    Posted 3/18/15 at 3:32 PM

  • Largest Ever AGG1 & World of Asphalt

    When the 2015 AGG1 and World of Asphalt kicked off March 17 in Baltimore, it broke all previous attendance records by mid-day – as well as set records for the number of exhibitors and exhibit space, and number education tickets purchased. For AGG1, it meant: More than 3,200 registered attendees – with more than 2…

    Posted 3/18/15 at 3:10 PM

  • House Transportation Committee Chair and Financial Columnist to Address NSSGA Convention Opening

    ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 10, 2015 – House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster, R-Pa., and columnist, diplomat and author James Glassman will speak at the opening session of the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association’s (NSSGA) 2015 Annual Convention, Monday, March 16, at the Baltimore Hilton, Baltimore, Md. “Surface transportation reauthorization remains NSSGA’s highest…

    Posted 3/10/15 at 3:40 PM

  • OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUNG LEADERS AT AGG1 AND BEYOND

    Dave Turin of Discovery Channel’s “Gold Rush” television series will be the keynote speaker at the Young Leaders Luncheon at NSSGA’s 2015 AGG1 Academy and Expo, March 17, 12:30 p.m., in Baltimore, Md. Turin will discuss the importance of attracting and retaining talented young leaders for the aggregates and mining industries. The event will take…

    Posted 2/26/15 at 8:46 AM

  • KEYNOTE DAVID STILLMAN TO PRESENT ON WORKPLACE GENERATIONAL ISSUES AT NSSGA’S ANNUAL CONVENTION

    David Stillman, an expert on generational issues in the workplace and best-selling author will deliver the keynote address at NSSGA’s Annual Convention Closing General Session on Wednesday, March 18 in the Baltimore Convention Center. His presentation, “Rocking the Workplace: Leading and Engaging Four Generations,” is based on Stillman’s  book When Generations Collide: Who They Are….

    Posted 2/20/15 at 10:29 AM