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Networking Opportunities


Make new connections and network with fellow restoration professionals by attending our networking events. 


Tuesday, April 30, 2019

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Titan Restoration Site Visit

$25 per person

Transportation is provided

Come see firsthand how Titan Registration has tripled their growth in just a few short years. Companies who are visiting Titan Restoration should expect to see how another restoration company operates, what a physical warehouse layout or flow pattern looks like, examples of an office intake process, and what their day-to-day operations and overall cultural experience feels like. Join us for networking and refreshments while touring Titan’s one of a kind establishment.

To secure your spot, include the tour as an add-on during registration.


4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

First-Time Attendee and New Member Reception

Calling all first-time attendees and new members of RIA, this reception is the place for you! The First-time Attendee and New Member Reception will provide you with valuable tools to navigate your time at the conference. Learn what to expect over the next few days as well as different ways to get involved and make the most of your RIA membership and conference experience. Don’t miss the opportunity to meet new people and members of the RIA Board and Staff!


5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Opening Reception in Expo Hall

Kick-off the 2019 International Restoration Convention + Industry Expo at our Opening Reception! Join your fellow attendees, exhibitors and industry leaders for a night of networking, food and fun! All registered convention attendees are welcome to attend.


7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Pinning Ceremony

A celebration and ceremony for those who achieved a new certification in 2018, honoring new Certified Mold Professionals, Water Loss Professionals, and Certified Restorers. Please note that the Pinning Ceremony is invitation only. 



Wednesday, May 1, 2019

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Young Professional Restorers' Committee Networking Reception

Join the Young Professional Restorers’ Committee and network with your peers. At this reception, make new connections, build friendships, and engage in real life conversations regarding business, strategies, plans, and more. Connect with your fellow restoration professionals on a face-to-face basis.


6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Awards Banquet and Celebration

We invite you to attend the RIA Awards Banquet and Celebration! Join us as we honor and celebrate the top accomplishments in restoration and recognize our award winners including the winners of the Martin L. King award, Patricia L. Golden Quill Award and the Phoenix Award for Innovation in Reconstruction. Learn more about these RIA awards