Surfaces 2005 has issued a call for papers for its comprehensive conference program, which will be held Jan. 25-28, 2005, at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Surfaces is looking for dynamic and innovative expert educators with critical information for success in the floor covering industry. Topics should include proven strategies and information that can be immediately implemented in the workplace. Educational tracks include sales, marketing, design, installation and business. For more information, visit, e-mail or telephone (972) 536-6343. Submissions are due by June 4.