The World of Concrete 2015 takes place Feb. 3-6 with seminars starting on Feb. 2. This will be the largest show in more than six years with 1,300 exhibitors in 600,000-plus square feet of indoor and outdoor exhibit space. You’ll want to take advantage of all the educational and networking opportunities, new product unveilings and demonstrations, and live events and competitions. Register at before Dec. 15 for early-bird pricing. Here’s a preview of some of the exciting events you won’t want to miss.

CC Live!

CC Live! is the ideal place to relax, kick your feet up, and enjoy your favorite beverage while meeting the editors of the official show publications: The Concrete Producer, Concrete Construction, Concrete Surfaces, Public Works, and Masonry Construction. Also, see special event previews and interviews throughout the day with the concrete industry’s movers and shakers.

Special Events

Hoover Dam & Bypass Bridge Tour

Don’t miss this informative tour of the Hoover Dam and the Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge. Learn about the history and challenges, as well as the admixtures used in the project’s mix designs. Following the presentation, enjoy a tour of the Hoover Dam. This tour always sells out, so book early.

Bid on a ready-mix truck at the CIM Auction.
CIM Bid on a ready-mix truck at the CIM Auction.

2015 CIM Auction

Bid to walk away with great auction items and help the next generation of concrete professionals. This auction is a major source of funding for the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program. Over the past nine years, the auction has raised nearly $4 million. Last year, the concrete industry generously donated more than 150 items through silent and live auctions, raising more than $810,000 for the program’s universities. For more information on both the live and silent auctions, visit