Conferences, Expos and Seminars

Lake Forest High School, ILIf your company, municipality, university or organization would be interested in having a UNI® Manufacturer conduct a seminar or presentation, please click here and indicate your area of interest for a presentation or workshop and we will forward your request to the manufacturer in your area.

UNI® seminars, Lunch and Learns or presentations may qualify for CEU (Continuing Education Units or PDHs (Professional Development Hours). Contact your local UNI® Manufacturer directly for more information.


UNI-GROUP U.S.A. may exhibit at a number of industry conferences or expos each year. We will list these on this page as they are scheduled. UNI Manufacturer events such as local industry tradeshows, design professional educational opportunities and contractor training may also be listed here. Check back from time to time for updated listings.




Contact the UNI Manufacturers listed below directly for more information.




Stop by to see our manufacturers Pavers by Ideal at Booth 635 and Unilock at Booth 701 at the Northeast Hardscape Expo. For a free VIP pass visit




Unilock will be hosting Contractor Advantage Seminars and Training Unilock products in the U.S. and Ontario, Canada. Click each date for more detailed information and to register.


Contractor Advantage Seminars and Training

Click here for details - Chicago Area

South Bend, IN - February 6, 2020

Kansas City, MO - February 18, 2020

St. Louis, MO - February 20, 2020

Denver, CO - February 26, 2020

Aurora, IL (English) - March 2, 2020

Aurora, IL (English) - March 3, 2020

Aurora, IL (Spanish) - March 4, 2020

Aurora, IL (Spanish) - March 5, 2020

Fort Wayne, IN - March 10, 2020

Crown Point, IN - March 11, 2020

Davenport, IA - March 13, 2020

Des Moines, IA - March 17, 2020

Omaha, NE - March 18, 2020

Sioux Falls, SD - March 19, 2020

Milwaukee, WI - March 25, 2020

Appleton, WI - March 26, 2020

Madison, WI - March 26, 2020


Click here for details - Michigan

Hudsonville, MI - February 20, 2020

Livonia, MI - February 25, 2020

Shelby Township, MI - February 27, 2020

Traverse City, MI - March 12, 2020


Click here for details - New York Area

Long Island, NY - January 30, 2020

Pennsylvania Penn Square - February 4, 2020

East Windsor, NJ - February 6, 2020

New Jersey/New York Sheraton Mahway Hotel - February 18, 2020

New York Capital District - February 20, 2020

Connecticut/New York Crowne Plaza Danbury - February 27, 2020


Click here for details - New England

New England UTEC Mass - February 5, 2020

New England UTEC Mass - February 6, 2020


Click here for details - Ontario Area

Unilock Expo Kitchener, ON - March 3, 2020

Unilock Expo Woodbridge, ON - March 5, 2020

Unilock Expo Orillia, ON - March 24, 2020



Learning Center





Permeable Interlocking Concrete Pavements (PICP) - Design Professionals CE Program
This presentation provides an overview of the ICPI manual, Permeable Interlocking Concrete Pavements covering selection, project examples, design, specification, construction and maintenance. LEED credits, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and costs also covered. Earns 1 credit hour for health, safety, and welfare (AIA or ASLA).


Specifications and Construction Details for Interlocking Concrete Pavements
The presentation follows ICPI Tech Spec 9, Guide Specification for the Construction of Interlocking Concrete Pavement and explains how to specify and detail interlocking concrete pavements. Earns 1 credit hour for health, safety, and welfare (AIA or ASLA).


The Pattern Language of Concrete Pavers (Design Professional CE Program)
Following the book - Patios, Driveways, and Plazas - The Pattern Language of Concrete Pavers this presentation teaches the design vocabulary of basic paving patterns and progresses to more intricate variations. It demonstrates that segmental paving is a form of communications that helps explain the character of a place. Earns 1 credit hour (AIA or ASLA).


Permeable Interlocking Concrete Pavement: A Low Impact Development Training Tool for Design Professionals, Residential and Commercial Developers, Municipal Officials, and Schools & Universities
Four PowerPoint presentations provide a comprehensive explanation of PICP benefits to these four audiences. Subjects covered include reducing runoff and pollutants, ADA compliance, LEED points, public and private infrastructure cost reduction, green infrastructure and low impact development benefits, reduced saltwater incursions and combined sewer overflows, reduced air pollution with special surface coatings, plus visual appeal and supports neighborhood and campus identity. The presentations explain these benefits and more through project examples across the US and Canada. Programs are AIA and ASLA registered continuing education for lunch 'n learn use. Created by the Low Impact Development Center for ICPI.


Life-cycle Cost Analysis for Municipal Interlocking Concrete Pavements Discover how interlocking concrete pavements, with their low maintenance costs, can compare favorably in many situations to asphalt and concrete pavements. Learn the details of life-cycle costing and each input variable.