Stone Industry Education
Stone World and the Marble INstitute of America

The MIA+BSI (Marble Institute & Building Stone Institute) and Stone World magazine are proud to offer regional one-of-a-kind events to stone companies!


These events will help you:

  • Strengthen Your Skills
  • Build Your Business
  • Increase Profit in Your Shop
  • Connect and network with other stone companies

Features & Topics

  • Running a successful fabrication company
  • Emphasis on countertop fabrication
  • Management tips
  • Financial benchmarking
  • Equipment needs
  • Networking

Registration Fee

  $99 for Installers & Fabricators

  $249 for Suppliers & Stone Distributors


  • Earn a $25 bookstore credit — Each attendee will receive a $25 credit for items from the MIA+BSI bookstore. Credit will be awarded onsite at the seminar.
  • Earn two free registrations — non-MIA+BSI member companies who join prior to or during the seminar will be able to send two employees to a seminar for Free (a $198 value). For more information about membership, go online to The Natural Stone Institute or call 440.250.9222 (ask for Jeff Handley).


2016 Fabricator Seminars

February 18 - Charlotte, NC

March 10 - Albuquerque, NM

May 11 - Edison, NJ

May 19 - Seattle, WA

June 9 - Wixom, MI

July 14 - Birmingham, AL

September 8 - Toronto ON

September 22 - Minneapolis, MN

October 6 - San Antonio, TX

October 19 - San Diego, CA

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"The Choice of fabricators was helpful as each specialized in a different customer phase"

Danny Salinas, Texas Tile Service

"Loved hearing advice from the "panel". GK is a wonderful moderator"

Jordan Taylor, Schlitzberger Stone Designs

"The overall structure and delivery of the course was well planned and directly related to what the group wanted to know."

Houston Attendee

Fabricator Partners