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Get together for #KBtribechat during #KBIS2016!

KBIS is a great place for discovering new inspiration and trends. Join us at KBIS for our annual in-person KBTribechat and networking event on January 20 at the Formica Corporation booth. We encourage all KBIS attendees and exhibitors to join us!

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KBIS attendees and exhibitors – Refer to our chat questions as you walk the show on Day 1. Take lots of photos (noting exhibitor information) and share your discoveries from 11 a.m. to noon PT on Wednesday, Jan. 20, using the #KBtribechat hashtag. Be sure to make your way to Formica Corporation’s booth (N1548) for the chat, a chance to make your own Formica® Laminate cell phone case and to meet fellow KBTribe members.

Can’t make KBIS this year? Be sure to join #KBTribechat at its regularly scheduled time and experience the show through the eyes of attendees and exhibitors alike. Feel free to ask questions and share your thoughts!

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The KBtribeChat questions:

Q1: KBIS is a great place to experience new products. What are the top new products that you have seen so far at @KBIS2016?

Q2: Technology is big this year. How are manufacturers using technology to improve and enhance their products?

Q3: Sustainability continues to be an important design consideration. What sustainable products have you spotted at #KBIS2016?

Q4: Rose Quartz and Serenity are Pantone’s Color of the Year. What colors are you seeing trend at #KBIS2016?

Q5: Trendspotting time! What are the most interesting and exciting trends that you’ve seen at #KBIS2016?

Q6: We’re already about halfway through #KBIS2016. What are your must-see booths?

Follow @KBIS2016, @kbtribechat and @FormicaGroup on Twitter during Design & Construction Week for all things KBIS.
Join this Twitter discussion on Wednesday, January 20 at 11 a.m. PT/2 p.m. ET by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets or on-location at the Formica Corporation KBIS booth!

Formica Corporation is sponsoring this KBtribechat.

Here is the transcript.

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Move over Autumn, It’s KBIS season!

KBIS is hosting and sponsoring KBtribechat on September 2nd.


Registration for the mega-event that is Design & Construction Week opens on September 1st so what better way to kick of #KBIS2016 than with our favorite tribe.

We’re getting the ball rolling and we’ll be chatting with you about some of the newest initiatives at KBIS, as well returning favorites.

We’re not spilling ALL the beans just yet but here’s what you can look forward to as we take the reigns this week:

• One pass, 4 events – your KBIS registration gives you entrance to all Design & Construction Week™ events including NAHB International Builders’ Show, International Window Coverings Expo, and TISE.

• KBIS NeXT – We’re back with new stage programming, a new NeXT Bar, and so much more!

• News from participating exhibitors

• Returning favorites like the Innovative Showroom Awards, Best of KBIS, and Hard Hat Media Tour.

• NEW Design Bites: An exclusive opportunity for 14 lucky exhibitors to “speed date” with media and industry elite for cool new products

• Educational opportunities from the NKBA.

• #BlogTourVegas highlights


Here are our KBtribechat questions:

Q1: Your #KBIS2016 pass gives you access to 4 shows at #DCW2016. How has your game plan changed over the years?

This year we’re introducing a brand new and exclusive initiative called KBIS Design Bites on the KBIS NeXT Stage. Exhibitors will have the chance to deliver a 3-minute presentation highlighting the story of their product to media and industry elite. Tune in to learn more!

Q2: Exhibitors, what product would you want to present at #KBISDesignBites?

Q3: #NKBAU is coming to #KBIS2016: http://bit.ly/HuGE0w. Planning on taking in any sessions, courses or speakers?

Q4: Exhibitors! Jump in! Share your booth number! What can you reveal about your plans at #KBIS2016?

Q5: Innovative Showroom Award year #2 is full steam ahead! Name some qualities of great K&B Showrooms.

Q6: #BlogTourVegas is back. @Modenus, what’s the latest #BlogTour news?

Q7: What’s on your agenda for after hours? @TheNKBA Bash? Restaurants to try? Shows to see?

Join this Twitter Chat discussion

on Wednesday, September 2

from 2 to 3pm eastern time

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Here is the transcript for this KBtribechat.


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