Upcoming Events

October 3rd, 2018      Naples, FL

2018 AWI Annual Convention

Save the date for the 66th Annual AWI National Convention. AWI is changing the industry – together we can close the deal!


November 8th, 2018      Oak Brook, IL

AWI Member Table Top Trade Show

Take advantage of this opportunity to network, display your products and distribute handouts for your products and services!

Please download and complete the PDF registration form and email it to pmcavoy@sierrafp.com. Then complete the online payment or mail in a check for the total amount. Thank you!





Past Events

June 14th, 2018      Chicago, IL

Annual Golf Outing

Join us for the annual AWI Chicago Chapter Golf outing! Network with fellow chapter members while enjoying a day filled with golf, food, beverages, prizes and fun! Bring a customer, friend or deserving employees for a rejuvenating day on the golf course!

Registration has been closed for this event. Join us next year!


May 5th, 2017      West Chicago, IL

Cinco De Shop Tours

Join us for plant tours and cocktails! Join AWI Chicago for plant tours of 3 different companies followed by a cocktail reception and appetizers at Hawthorne's Backyard in West Chicago! We will be meeting at Sierra Forest Products at 8AM for a tour, followed by a pancake breakfast. We will then board the bus to Onsite Woodwork and go from there.


September 14th, 2017      Lombard, IL

Product Spotlight and Networking Night

Product Spotlight: Feature and introduce one of your innovative
products in a 5 minute spotlight in front of the chapter! Spots are
limited! To reserve, a $250.00 sponsorship is required.
Drinks and Hors D’oeuvres will be served! (Premier Drinks and Hors
D’oeuvres Sponsorships Available at $350.00 Per Sponsorship)


June 8th, 2017      Chicago, IL

2017 Annual Golf Outing

Golf, food, beverages, prizes and fun! Bring a customer, friend, prospective member or a deserving employee for a rejuvenating day on the golf course. Cash bar and snacks will proceed lunch beginning at approximately 2PM. Golf package includes practice facilities with range balls, locker room and showers. Valuable prizes will be raffled off during lunch and this year's outing will feature a lucrative hole in one contest!


February 16th, 2017      Chicago, IL

Designing with Hardwood Veneer

Join the AWI Chicago Chapter at the new Sugatsune Showroom for an evening of learning, networking and fun!

Registration for this event has ended.


October 29th, 2017      Charleston, SC

65th Annual AWI National Convention

Save the Date! From Foundations to Future - we hope to see you there!


December 7th, 2017      Schaumburg, IL

2017 Chicago Chapter Design Solutions Night

Come celebrate with your fellow Chicago Chapter members as we close out 2017 in style. This will be our final program of the year, and we will be highlighting exciting millwork projects recently completed by AWI Chicago Chapter Members.

If you pay online please email attendee names to kalsup@cainmillwork.com!

Registration for this event has ended.


February 22nd, 2018      Chicago, IL

CEU Program

This presentation will provide an overview of the urban wood industry and include the considerations necessary by designers, contractors, specifiers and design professionals wishing to utilize urban wood.


April 12th, 2018      Elk Grove, IL

Advanced Estimating Seminar

The NEW Advanced Estimating Seminar focuses on equipping
attendees with tools and knowledge to improve the efficiency of
your estimating department.


August 8th, 2018      Chicago, IL

Architectural Boat Tour

Join AWI Chicago for an architectural boat tour at Riverside Gardens at Michigan Ave! Following the tour, we will gather for appetizers and drinks at Sugatsune.

*IMPORTANT* Please email Kim Alsup your registration info when you pay online so we can match payment with contacts or be sure to mail your registration form along with payment to Cain Millwork, Inc | Attn: Kim Alsup | 1 Cain Parkway, Rochelle, IL!