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4th Annual Industrial Grade Innovation (IGI) Conference and Expo 2021


Tuesday, August 17 - Thursday, August 19, 2021
St. Louis Union Station Hotel
1820 Market Street [map]
St. Louis, MO 63103



The Association of Union Constructors is pleased to present the 4th Annual Industrial Grade Innovation (IGI) Conference and Expo 2021. IGI will be held August 17-19, 2021 at the St. Louis Union Station Hotel located at 1820 Market Street in St. Louis, Missouri 63103. Technology firms and innovation entrepreneurs get an unprecedented opportunity to introduce their products and services to senior executives in the industrial construction and maintenance industry, one of the fastest growing sectors of the U.S. economy.

We have an amazing lineup of speakers who will discuss existing and new innovation and technology that has the potential to revolutionize the construction and maintenance industry.

We encourage our members, contractors, regional associations, affiliates, labor partners, and owner representatives to attend this year's event to learn more about existing and new innovation and technology that has the potential to revolutionize the union construction and maintenance industry.

We have tailored the agenda to include industry experts for both keynotes and breakout sessions alike.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION FEES BEFORE JUNE 25, 2021
TAUC Governing, Regular, LEO, Affiliate and NACBE Members - $295.00
Non-Members - $395.00

REGISTRATION FEES AFTER JUNE 25, 2021
TAUC Governing, Regular, LEO, Affiliate and NACBE Members - $495.00
Non-Members - $595.00

The registration deadline is Monday, July 26, 2021.

PROGRAM INCLUDES

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

TAUC/NACBE Environmental Health and Safety Committee Meeting
TAUC Industrial Relations Committee Meeting
TAUC Innovation and Technology Committee Meeting
TAUC Local Employer Organizations (LEO) Meeting
Speed Networking
Welcome Reception

Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Opening Session
Breakout Sessions by Technology and Innovation Subject Matter Experts
Tradeshow and Lunch
Discussion Group Sessions
Owner/Client Panel Presentation
Happy Hour in the Tradeshow
Dine On Your Own
Dessert/Nightcap

Thursday, August 19, 2021
General Session
Industrial Grade Accelerator
Networking Lunch
IGI Axe Throwing Contest & Prizes and Brewery Tour

Related Web Pages and Sites:
IGI Microsite
Reservation Link - St. Louis Union Station Hotel
Website - St. Louis Union Station Hotel
Map & Directions - St. Louis Union Station Hotel
Dining Off Property - St Louis
Dining - St. Louis Union Station Hotel

Registration Includes:

Registration fees include access to the tradeshow, sessions, breakouts, networking events, and meals. There is a charge for the IGI Axe Throwing Tournament.

A name badge will be issued to all paid registrants and will be your admittance to all functions, except the IGI Axe Throwing Tournament.

TAUC Committee Meetings are only open to the committee members.

The registration deadline is July 26, 2021.

PLEASE LET US KNOW OF ANY FOOD ALLERGIES!

Who Should Attend:

IGI is open to anyone with a vested interest in learning how new innovation and technology could improve your organization and our industry.

Specifically, industrial business owners, union contractors, labor representatives, and technology companies.

Meeting Attire:

Business Casual Attire

Cancellation and Other Policies:

Registration can be cancelled, and your registration fee refunded in full, if written cancellation is received in The Association of Union Constructors' (TAUC) office on or before July 16, 2021. If cancelled after this date you will forfeit your registration fee or as an alternative option you are welcome to send a substitute or replacement.

THE CUT-OFF DATE FOR ONLINE REGISTRATION IS MONDAY, JULY 26, 2021.

Is Media Allowed?

Yes

General Hotel Information:

ST. LOUIS UNION STATION HOTEL
The hotel is situated inside historic St. Louis Union Station surrounded by entertainment and restaurants. This AAA Four Diamond Hotel provides a truly elegant experience in the heart of a bustling metropolitan area. Transport yourself to a time when travel was an art and the fine details were important. Enjoy convenient access to see all downtown attractions including Busch Stadium, City Museum, America’s Center, and Enterprise Center. Start your St. Louis adventure with a visit to the St. Louis Arch and the Stifel Theatre. Take a stroll through the Saint Louis Zoo, the Art Museum, and the St. Louis History and Science Center.

The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC) has a room block at the St. Louis Union Station Hotel for arrival on 8/15/21 and departure on 8/20/21 at a special rate of $179.00 per night for single/double occupancy, plus 18.929% tax; please reference The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC) room block when calling in.

St. Louis Union Station Hotel
1820 Market Street
St. Louis, Missouri 63103
Phone: (314) 231-1234

Reservation Deadline: Monday, July 26, 2021

Reservation Link: http://group.curiocollection.com/TheAssociationofUnionContructors


• Call in: (314) 231-1234 - reference The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC) Room Block
• Check In: 4:00 PM
• Check Out: 11:00 AM
• Early departure clause: if guest checks out prior to guest’s reserved checkout date, an early departure fee of 50% of one nights room and tax will be charged. An emergency situations causing an early departure will be considered.
• WiFi complimentary
• Valet parking: $40.00 / night, with In/Out privilege. St. Louis hotel is right off of Market Street, where valet parking is available and recommended.
• Self parking: $29.75 / night (TAUC discount rate)

DIRECTION: Take Interstate 70 East and exit at Tucker Avenue. Follow Tucker for about 1 mile to Market Street and make a right turn. Follow Market Street to 18th Street and the hotel will be on the left.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellations must be made 72 hours prior to check-in, by 2:00 PM hotel time, to avoid a one night fee.

Travel Information:

DIRECTIONS FROM THE AIRPORTS
Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
Directions - Take Interstate 70 East and exit at Memorial Drive East. At the third traffic light turn right onto Market Street. Follow Market Street to 18th Street and the hotel will be on the left.

Distance from Hotel: 14 mi.

For more information please contact:

Ms. Gwen Jackson
Meetings & Events Manager
The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC)
Phone: (703) 524-3336 x111
Fax: (703) 524-3364
Email: gjackson@tauc.org