The Remodeling world is converging in Arlington, Va. right now for the 2015 Remodeling Leadership Conference. Wednesday was day one of the gathering of top remodelers and industry leaders. Here's what you missed. 

Dean McKenzie, deputy director of OSHA’s Directorate of Construction, briefed us on the latest regulatory updates, including the important new rules regarding confined spaces. Check out his full powerpoint here.

Kermit Baker head of the Remodeling Futures Program at Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies walked everyone through the changing trends in the remodeling world. Check out the slides from that presentation here.'s CEO and chairman Matt Ehrlichman took a look into the future of technology and how it's going to impact your business. His slides are available here.

These are just the speakers from Day 1. Look for more content from the Remodeling Leadership Conference, including full write ups on each of the talks and panel sessions from Day 2 on and in the Remodeling Daily Update.