METALCON, the metal construction industry’s only global event for metal construction and design products, technologies and solutions, announces its new Top Products Award

2021 exhibitors are invited to nominate their top metal products in a variety of 15 categories. To be eligible for consideration, a product must have been introduced to the market no sooner than Jan. 1, 2019, and its manufacturer must be a 2021 METALCON exhibiting company.  Exhibitors are eligible to nominate more than one top product but not more than one product per category.

Metal product categories include: 

  • Walls 
  • Roofs 
  • Structures 
  • Paint & Coatings 
  • Windows & Doors 
  • Accessories 
  • Lighting 
  • Technology 
  • Insulation & Weather Barriers 
  • DayLighting  
  • Contractor Tools & Equipment 
  • Safety 
  • Alternative Energy 
  • Rollforming Equipment
  • Other 

A simple Top Products Award application is available at under the Exhibit tab, and submissions are due July 1, 2021.  Winners will be determined by an electronic vote. Following the application deadline, the public will be invited to submit their votes via an online form.  Voters can vote only once but are eligible to vote for multiple products in different categories. 

Award winners will be announced on September 7, and exhibitors will be invited to showcase their top products with special product recognition at their booths in Tampa.  METALCON attendees will be invited to vote on-site for their top three choice products.  Special recognition for the METALCON People’s Choice Top Three award winners will take place on the show floor.

METALCON 2021 takes place at the Tampa Convention Center, Wednesday, Oct. 6 – Friday, Oct. 8, 2021 with pre-show workshops beginning on Tuesday, Oct. 5. Registration is now open!

“We are excited to launch our new Top Products Award at METALCON 2021,” says Judy Geller, METALCON’s Vice President of Tradeshows.  “After all of this time, I couldn’t think of a better way to kick off our return than a celebration of our industry’s top products and technologies.”