NIA’s meetings and events are designed to meet the needs of our members and provide valuable networking opportunities, educational programming, and the chance to be involved in industry issues and planning. Our primary meetings take place at NIA’s Annual Convention and the Fall Summit. For more information on all of our meetings and educational programming, please email



For the safety of our members, the NIA Executive Committee has canceled the NIA Annual Convention due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Thank you for your patience as we negotiated with the hotel. NIA will be issuing full registration and golf tournament refunds to all registrants over the next few weeks. Attendees will need to cancel their own hotel room reservations by ... (Read full statement here)

NIA’s Fall Summit is a members-only meeting and is designed to “Educate, Engage, Elevate.” This meeting allows attendees to focus on the business of the industry and discuss the latest industry issues from a peer-to-peer national perspective.

NIA’s new Thermal Insulation Inspector Certification program will educate and train insulation inspectors on how to evaluate installation work and determine whether it is compliant with mechanical insulation specifications. To become a Certified Thermal Insulation Inspector, class participants must complete both levels of the 4-day course and receive a passing grade on the final examination at the end of each level.

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NIA’s Insulation Energy Appraisal Program (IEAP) is a 2-day professional certification course that instructs students to determine the optimal insulation thickness and corresponding energy and dollar savings for a project.