GAWDA Annual Convention is October 11-14, 2024
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GAWDA 2024 Regional Meetings
July 31st Live Safety Meeting
CGA & GAWDA Young & Emerging Professionals Summit August 2024
GAWDA Member Get-A-Member Program
GAWDA Comp & Benefits Survey Webinar
Watch the GAWDA 75th Anniversary Video


The GAWDA mission is to promote the safe operation and economic vitality of distributors of industrial gases and related welding equipment and supplies.

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Being a part of GAWDA means not only being a part of the industry's foremost resource for safety and compliance information, education, and networking, but also provides an opportunity to share in the pride derived from the history of the association.

Stay on the cutting edge of the constantly-changing present of the industry, and help set the direction for the exciting future of the distribution of gases and welding supplies and equipment.

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