LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Nov. 14, 2000)—As part of its World ITRA Expo in Nashville next spring, the International Tire & Rubber Association will host a new, semi-formal ``Rubber Ball´´ reception, offering food and live entertainment, including a dance band.
Scheduled for the evening of Thursday, April 19, 2001, the event is intended to provide attendees with a pleasing social atmosphere in which to new acquaintances, renew old friendships and establish long-term business contacts. Admission, costing $30, will include a drink ticket, the Louisville-based trade association said.
The Expo, scheduled for Thursday through Saturday, April 19-21, at the Opryland Hotel Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn., will feature 14 hours of exhibits and 25 educational workshops for retreaders and tire repairers, commercial tire dealers and tire and rubber recyclers.
Registration information will be posted Dec. 10 on the association´s Web site (www.itra.com).