The ThreadCentral Learning Center

Making its debut at the 2023 ICRBE!

25, 26 February 2023

MC Benton Convention Center Winston Salem NC

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The ThreadCentral Learning Center is an exciting new take on ICRBE show seminars!

For Attendees

Visit the ThreadCentral Learning Center and get exposure to a variety of short, sharp, practical learning sessions delivered by experienced rod builders.

An event schedule is being created which aims to cover basic, intermediate and advanced rod building topics.

Each seminar will be as practical as possible and early seminar suggestions include:
  • How to mix and apply epoxy
  • How to assemble and glue up different grips
  • Wrapping guides
  • Decorative wrap setup
  • Thread Art software
  • News & upcoming events from various vendors
Got a burning desire for a topic to be covered? Please use the contact form
below to let us know what you think.

For Vendors

Make the most of your investment in the ICRBE by becoming a Learning Center sponsor. Sponsorship opportunities exist in several forms:

  • Sponsorship fees to help cover the cost of the event
  • Provision of shared equipment (eg. rod lathes to be used by attendees)
  • Delivery of seminars showcasing your products
  • Product giveaways to attendees
  • Various in-show advertising opportunities¬†¬†

What if I am a vendor but not at the ICRBE?

We’ve got you covered! Your company does not have to be at the show to still have a presence! Show your support by becoming a non-attending sponsor. You will get great exposure and we will take care of showcasing your products in the best possible manner. Attendees will love the fact that your brand is still represented.

Click below to find out more about this exciting new addition to the ICRBE.

Sponsors

Sponsors

Event Schedule

Schedule planning is currently underway. Check back often to see how things are shaping up.

For vendors: Sessions can be delivered by your team, or we can arrange for experts to deliver content using your material and products.

SATURDAY Morning

9:00 AM

Session 1

Sponsor:
9:30 AM

Session 2

Sponsor:
10 AM

Session 3

Sponsor:
10:30 AM

Session 4

Sponsor:
11:00 AM

Session 5

Sponsor:
11:30 AM

Session 6

Sponsor:

SATURDAY Afternoon

1:00 PM

Session 7

Sponsor:
1:30 PM

Session 8

Sponsor:
2:00 PM

Session 9

Sponsor:
2:30 PM

Session 10

Sponsor:
3:00 PM

Session 11

Sponsor:
3:30 PM

Session 12

Sponsor:

SUNDAY Morning

9:00 AM

Session 13

Sponsor:
9:30 AM

Session 14

Sponsor:
10:00 AM

Session 15

Sponsor:
10:30 AM

Session 16

Sponsor:
11:00 AM

Session 17

Sponsor:
11:30 AM

Session 18

Sponsor:


The actual schedule may be adapted to ensure we end up with the best mix of content and number of sessions. We can combine sessions to create longer events if required.

About the Organiser

David Boyle has been involved in the custom rod industry for over 20 years. Products such as VisualWRAP, VisualWEAVE, Decorative Wrap Pattern Animations, Snapper photo stands and WRAP Stix have helped thousands of builders learn about, make and sell better rods. His ThreadCentral website brings together these products and resources. 

Having attended and exhibited at 7 ICRBE events, and organized and attended numerous gatherings in Australia and the US, he understands the show dynamic and is keen to introduce the Learning Center to benefit both attendees and vendors alike.

Use the form below to get in touch with any questions you might have about the 2023 Learning Center.

Contact us to find out more