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  • State of the Industry Survey

    Share your experiences of the 2016-17 season and look ahead to the coming snow season by participating in the Snow Business State of the Industry survey by July 28, 2017. Three participants will be chosen to receive a $50 Amazon gift card.
  • 2018 Call for Proposals

    SIMA is seeking diverse speaking and session proposals for the 2018 educational year, including the 2018 Snow & Ice Symposium in Cleveland, OH, June 27-29, 2018. Submit by Monday, July 31, 2017.
  • Congratulations to recent ASMs

    SIMA has awarded 1,101 course certificates in the Advanced Snow Management program, with 244 full ASMs since the program began in November 2013.
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