IWFA Education Day and Accreditation Testing in West Palm Beach


The 2017 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off (WFCT) takes place Wednesday, October 4 through Friday, October 6 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center this year.

During this year's Conference, the IWFA will again be sponsoring the IWFA Education Day. The day will consist of hard-hitting information and insights on how to improve business prospects. Sessions will also highlight many of the latest trends in the industry based on conversations and the support of the foremost experts.

You’ll find details about our industry’s signature event, IWFA Accreditation Testing, registration and hotel information, and more, in the following article.

Please plan to join us for this exciting event. We look forward to seeing you there!

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IWFA Education Day and Accreditation Testing in West Palm Beach

When: October 4-6, 2017

Where: Palm Beach County Convention Center, West Palm Beach, Marriott - West Palm Beach, FL

The International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off is a global exhibition and conference that gives attendees the opportunity to speak one-on-one with industry suppliers and manufacturers and to learn about the latest products for the window film industry. It provides top educational courses and a show floor that encourages a professional atmosphere to conduct business.

During this year's Conference, the IWFA will again be sponsoring the IWFA Education Day. The day will consist of hard-hitting information and insights on how to improve business prospects. Sessions will also highlight many of the latest trends in the industry based on conversations and the support of the foremost experts.

Registration and Hotel Information:

Pre-registration pricing is available now through September 18, 2017. Hotel accommodations are available for the West Pam Beach Marriot at a discounted rate of $149 USD per night, plus tax. Be sure to book your room early as the pricing is only available through September 5. To receive the discounted rate, you must call 1-800-228-9290 or 561-833-1234 and reference the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off to access the discounted room block, or click this link > 

Accreditation instruction (including manual) and testing on will take place on:

Wednesday, October 4

  • 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. - Automotive Film Accreditation
  • 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Flat Glass (Basic) Film Accreditation

Thursday, October 5

  • 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. - Safety and Security Film Accreditation
  • 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Advanced Solar Control Accreditation

Costs for the IWFA Accreditations are:

Accreditation testing is normally $100 for members and $300 for non-members.  During WFCT, the IWFA will be offering accreditation testing free to members and at a $100 discount ($200) to non-members. 

Education Day Schedule and Speakers

The Art of Influencing Automotive Regulations (8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m)
Speaker: D.B.Smit, IWFA State Legislative Consultant

The IWFA Today--Preparing for the Future (9:15 a.m – 10:15 a.m)
Speaker: Darrell Smith, Executive Director of the IWFA

Energy Codes, Green Codes and new HERS Ratings(10:30 a.m – 11:30 a.m)
Speaker: Amanda Hickman, Manager-Regulatory Affairs of InterCode Inc.

Safer Practices and New Offerings in Credit Card Processing (11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.)
Speaker: Jeff Brodsly, President and CEO of Chosen Payments
*LUNCH SESSION WITH BOX LUNCH INCLUDED

Sales Technique Roundtable (1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

Speaker: Paul Tauchar, Chair of IWFA Members Action Committee

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Sign Up Today!

If you would like to take advantage of the IWFA member discount as well as numerous other member benefits, click the link below to register for IWFA Membership.

IWFA New Member Registration.