Genesis 3 Events Highlight 2012 PSP

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Genesis 3 logoPool, spa and backyard professionals attending the 2012 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo will have the opportunity to attend a variety of networking and educational opportunities presented by the Genesis 3 Design Group, industry experts in watershape design and construction.

 Taking place November 6-8, 2012, the show will be held at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana USA, with the educational conference taking place November 2-8.

Covering the dynamic and diverse nature of the pool, spa and watershape design and construction industry, the Genesis 3 Design Group will present nine seminars as part of the Expo’s core educational program.  

On Tuesday, November 6, classes include, “Business 308: Attracting and Working with High-End Clients,” “Construction 402: Best Practices of Cast-in-Place Concrete Construction as Designated by ACI,” and “Design 175: Frank Lloyd Wright – American Architect: 1867-1959.”

Wednesday, November 7, seminars include, “Construction 171: Project Profiles – An Interactive Discussion on Design and Construction,” “Design 181: Major Renovation of Pools – Design and Construction Considerations,” and “Construction 308: Beauty of the Edge – the Definitive, Internationally Acclaimed Vanishing Edge and Water in Transit Design.” 

On the final day of the show, Thursday, November 8, classes include “Construction 403: Best Practices for Shotcrete Construction as Designated by ASA and ACI,” “Engineering 181: Major Renovation of Pools – Structural and Hydraulic Considerations,” and “Design 161: Innovative Natural Watershape Design.”

“These nine seminars offered by Genesis 3 are part of the Genesis 3 University classes and do require registration," said Brian Van Bower, President and Co-Founder of Genesis 3. "Attendees who want to see a real difference in their business success should register for a Super Pass or Day Pass before these classes sell out."

The Genesis 3 Lifestyle Program will feature networking and educational opportunities taking place from Tuesday to Thursday in booth #2841. Events on Tuesday, November 6, include “DESIGN 131: Identifying New Business & Design Trends,” “CONSTRUCTION 205: Pool Tile: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly,” and “BUSINESS 111: Genesis 3 Lifestyle Programs – Wine tasting with Gary Eberle,” which is non-accredited. 

Wednesday, November 7 events include “DESIGN 222: APLD: We Define Landscape Design around Water Features,” “DESIGN 223: APLD: We Define Landscape Design around your Patio,” and “CONSTRUCTION 203: Pigment Technology.”

Events on Thursday, November 8 include “ENGINEERING 121: Natural Swimming Pools – The Pool Reinvented – Plants Instead of Chemicals,” and “ENGINEERING 191: Building Efficient Equipment Pads.”

“We revamped the Genesis 3 Lifestyle Program to offer even more educational opportunities to attendees,” said Skip Phillips, vice president and Co-Founder of Genesis 3. “Admission to the classes offered as part of the Lifestyle Program is included in all registration packages and will be a real benefit to attendees who want to grow their skills and knowledge.”

In addition to the educational seminars, Genesis 3 will also feature two events on the show floor. The Genesis 3 Pavilion will feature hundreds of products and services targeting builders and designers.  Participating exhibitors include AquaCal-AutoPilot, Aquron, BioNova Natural Pools, Bobe Water & Fire, Clearwater Tech, Flexcrete, Aquamatic Cover Systems, Riverflow, APLD, Aquafin, AQUA and WAVES Magazines, just to name a few.  

Taking place in the Pavilion on Thursday, November 8, is “BUSINESS 111: Lifestyle Programs – Book Signing with Anthony Archer-Wills.” This non-accredited event will be held in the Genesis 3 booth #2937.

“Genesis 3 is the only educator in the watershape design and construction industry offering IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs),” said Phillips. 

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