Orlando Orange County Convention Center - Calendar of Events

Orlando Orange County Convention Center - Calendar of Events
Feb. 8 – 12, 2016 – 2016 Grainger Show (15,000 attendees)
Feb. 9 – 11, 2016 – Distributech (10,000 attendees)
DTECH is the leading smart grid conference and exposition, covering automation & control systems, enery efficiency, T&D, water utility technology and more.
Feb. 12 – 13, 2016 – Everything Under the Sun Expo (5,000 attendees)
Welcome to the premier event of the swimming pool industry in the southeast, the Everything Under the Sun Expo. This Show is exclusively for professionals in the swimming pools and spa industry.
This event is full of excitement with new products, networking opportunities, the Friday night industry party and an abundance of knowledge about swimming pools and spas.  Drawings for CASH are an extra bonus; the longer you stay the more chances you have to win. This show has Everything Under the Sun.
The FSPA Show is an excellent venue to start the process of increasing your company’s value to your customers. Dozens of Continuing Education courses are offered and the Hands-On classes are a great opportunity to get information directly from the manufacturers about their products. New technology and products are available every day and everyone should take advantage of these classes.
Feb. 12 – 13 – Magical Classic (2,500 attendees)
International gymnastics invitational hosted by Brown’s Gymnastics in Orlando FL and is a Nastia Liukin Qualifier.This even is not open to the public.
Feb. 13 – 15, 2016 – Orlando Gift Show (6,500 attendees)
If you’re a Florida retailer, the Orlando Gift Show is the only one you need. Offering so much, so close, it is easy to reach and even easier to shop. In fact, it’s the only show custom-tailored to the Florida marketplace. The winter Orlando Gift Show offers a broad and deep selection of giftware, home accents, souvenir and resort resources that promise to make your shop the community’s center of attention. So join us to find your next best sellers. Only in Orlando.
Feb. 17 – 19, 2016 – International Roofing Expo (9,568 attendees)
The International Roofing Expo [IRE] is the preeminent roofing construction and maintenance event where roofing professionals gather to see, compare and learn about the newest products, best practices and innovations essential to your success.
The expansive show floor and extensive educational program provide the best opportunity to discover the latest trends, advances in technology and best practices for business growth.
Everything to expand your customer base, improve your bottom line and increase your sales is waiting for you right here. From top suppliers and unique resources to unbeatable networking and the best educational conference in the business — the IRE brings it all together for you like no other event can.
Feb. 19, 2016 – America’s Got Talent Auditions (2,000 attendees)
Welcome to America’s Got Talent Season 10 Auditions. We are about to start our search for next summer’s show so don’t let this opportunity to showcase your unique talents slip away! We are open toany age andanytalent — nothing is off limits.We don’t care if you have an act you do professionally, or it’s something you have never done in public before in your life.We enjoy all talent, whether you are an amazing singer, or can do something really weird with your body. We want to be shocked and amazed by what you can do in 90 seconds! So take a chance and show us your talent. There are two ways you can try out to be on the show.
Come spend an exciting day with us! It’s a great fantastic opportunity to meet the producers of the show and let them see your talent in action. Even if you have never auditioned for anything in your life, it will be a fun way to spend the day and have some stories to tell your friends. http://www.americasgottalentauditions.com/
Feb. 20 – 23, 2016 – Society of Critical Care Medicine (6,000 attendees)
Connect with colleagues, experience leading-edge innovations in critical care medicine, and stretch your imagination at the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) 45th Critical Care Congress. The Society’s Congress is the largest critical care event that brings together all members of the multiprofessional, multidisciplinary team. This five-day event will offer unique opportunities to explore breakthroughs in research, share creative and stimulating ideas, network with leadership in critical care, and share in a diverse range of perspectives.
Feb. 22 – 24, 2016 – doTERRA Annual Conference (4,000 attendees)
Feb. 25 – 27, 2016 – Orgill Spring Dealer Market (28,000 attendees)
Orgill Dealer Markets give retailers the opportunity to meet with more than 1,000 different exhibitors, get new ideas from our model stores, stay on top of industry trends, and to scope out the industry’s best product deals.
Mar. 1 – 5 – American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (30,000 attendees)
Founded in 1933, the Academy is the preeminent provider of musculoskeletal education to orthopaedic surgeons and others in the world. Its continuing medical education activities include a world-renowned Annual Meeting, multiple CME courses held around the country and at the Orthopaedic Learning Center, and various medical and scientific publications and electronic media materials.
Mar. 4 – 6 – Orlando Home & Garden Show (30,000 attendees)
We can help you get your Projects Solved! With thousands of square feet of exhibits you’ll find the latest in products and services for everything from builders, contractors, materials, decks, pools, spas, entertainment systems, storage, plants, landscape displays/materials, kitchenware, and much more.
Aisles of beautiful landscape displays to inspire your own home & garden! Attend informative seminars by local gardening experts. Visit local landscapers’ booths to have your lawn and garden questions answered; don’t forget your plans, pictures or blueprints! Even shop for live plants and trees.
Come experience a show where you can really get a ‘feel’ for your next home improvement project. Check out thousands of square feet of expert interior design and remodeling vignettes featuring the latest interior trends. You’ll find just about everything for your home all under one roof; shop a complete selection of kitchens and baths, contractors and remodelers, interior design, outdoor living & more! http://showtechnology.com/event/orange-county-home-garden-show/
Mar. 4 – 6 – American Open (7,000 attendees)
Mar. 8 – 9 – AmCon Design and Contract Manufacturing Expo (1,000 attendees)
For twenty-four years the AmCon Orlando show has been the Premier contract manufacturing show in Orlando. MEETface-to-face with suppliers of hundreds of custom parts and components all in one day. FINDmultiple sources to take your project from concept to finished product. LEARNabout the latest in cutting edge technologies & processes. QUOTEcurrent projects that can improve quality, cost, and time to market. ATTENDFREE seminars on the most current technologies.
Mar. 9 – 12 – ISPA Expo 2016 (4,000 attendees)
ISPA EXPO is the world’s largest trade show exclusively for the mattress industry! Mattress producers come to ISPA EXPO for efficient “one-stop” shopping to fill their equipment, component, and service needs.
Mar. 9 – 11 – LMC 2016 Annual Meeting (1,900 attendees)
Mar. 12 – 13 – ASICS (9,000 attendees)
Mar. 14 – 15 – Prime Time Buying Show (7,000 attendees)
Join us at PrimeTime! to look at how the rules of retail are fundamentally changing. We will re:imagine retail. re:imagine what your customer wants - selling moments vs. merchandise re:imagine what business you are in - what you are really selling re:imagine how your store looks and operates​ Nationwide will continue to execute our exclusive Prepare for Share strategy at PrimeTime! Prepare for Share will arm you with customized market-specific demographic data that, coupled with Nationwide services, will provide you with the ultimate strategy for a competitive advantage. Also, get your share of the millions in Cash Back Now savings, customized educational programs, and outstanding Member Service offerings. Register NOW for this unparalleled event. Only for Nationwide Members and Vendor Partners. Only at PrimeTime!
Mar. 16 – 18 – Global Pet Expo (15,500 attendees)
Global Pet Expo, the pet industry’s largest annual trade show, is presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA).
The 2015 Show featured 1,051 exhibiting companies, 3,113 booths and more than 3,000 new product launches. Additionally, 6,061 pet product buyers from 82 countries attended.
Global Pet Expo is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, and other qualified professionals.
Mar. 18 – 19 – Mary Kay Career Conference (2,000 attendees)
Mar. 18 – 27 – Disney Volleyball Showcases – USA Volleyball Event (33,792 attendees)
Mar. 19 – 20 – Varsity All-Star Challenge (8,000 attendees)
Mar. 22 – 23 – IHRSA Annual International Convention & Trade Show (13,000 attendees)
IHRSA -- theInternational Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association-- is the trade association serving the global health club and fitness industry. The mission of IHRSA is to grow, protect and promote the health and fitness industry, and to provide its members with benefits that will help them be more successful.
IHRSA and its members (health clubs and fitness facilities, gyms, spas, sports clubs, and industry suppliers) are dedicated to making the world healthier through regular exercise and activity promotion.
Mar. 22 – 23 – TecHomeX (3,000 attendees)
TecHomeX is the first-of-its-kind expo, gathering the entire ecosystem of players to deliver today’s TecHome. Join us as we drive the evolution of the connected home to bring smarter, greener, more convenient, more efficient, more secure and more entertaining homes to the US market.