For the first time, Visions 2001, the Global Forum for Ceramic Tile and Natural Stone, will conduct simultaneous Spanish interpretations for six of its conferences to be held at Coverings 2001, which will take place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA, from May 21 to 23.

Coverings organizers report that the number of Spanish-speaking attendees in the past was very high and continues to grow every year. The six conferences that will be translated are: Electronic Commerce; Computer Systems for the 21st Century; New Styles and Trends: The Expanding Use of Porcelain Tile; Architectural Tile & Stone Production in Latin America; Virtual Stone Tours -Marketing on the Internet; and Trends, Colors and What Makes Them Important to You.