The NAFCD + NBMDA Annual Convention

The NAFCD + NBMDA Annual Convention is a can’t-miss opportunity to invest in the success of your business for the year ahead. Join us October 22-24, 2024, in New Orleans to establish and deepen your relationships with 1,000+ top distributors, suppliers and service providers. While onsite, you’ll explore an expansive Exhibit Hall of the latest building and flooring products, engage in educational sessions that’ll enhance your business strategy with expert insights and learn how others are combatting to the changes and challenges of today’s distribution channel.

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From tabletop meetings to interactive luncheons, the Exhibit Hall serves as the place for attendees to make one-on-one connections, establish new relationships and deepen existing partnerships.


This year’s schedule is jam-packed with expert-led sessions focused on the latest trends in distribution management, corporate culture, economics, sales/marketing and artificial intelligence (AI). 


The NAFCD + NBMDA Annual Convention cultivates a collaborative environment where distribution pros — like you — are encouraged to exchange ideas, share best practices and identify growth opportunities.

Future Show Dates


Tuesday, November 4 - Thursday, November 6


Tuesday, November 3 - Thursday, November 5

About the Hosts


The North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD) serves distributors, suppliers and service providers of floor covering materials and related products. The volunteer organization enables the leaders of wholesale floor covering distributors to be the most efficient, professional and profitable vehicle for bringing their suppliers’ products to market, resulting in the highest degree of satisfaction from suppliers to customers. Learn more and become a member at
The North American Building Material Distribution Association (NBMDA) represents the leading wholesale distributors of specialty building materials for interiors including hardwood finishes, composite panels, decorative surfaces, cabinet hardware and other woodworking-related production supplies. NBMDA demonstrates industry pride and support through the provision of year-round education, research and networking opportunities. Learn more and become a member at