Orlando Orange County Convention Center - Calendar of Events
Feb. 23 – 25 – National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (9,000 attendees)
The NRECA Annual Meeting is a gathering of cooperative leaders from across the country–a time to celebrate the strength of the cooperative network, to conduct important business of our association and to focus on how we as cooperatives can continue our mission of providing members with affordable and reliable electricity.
Feb. 24 – 26 – The NBM Show (1,500 attendees)
THE NBM SHOW, produced by National Business Media and NBM Events, is the only event that offers you multiple dimensions of opportunity to improve your business by combining the very latest equipment, supplies and services in the sign making, digital printing, apparel decorating, embroidery, screenprinting, sublimation, awards, engraving and custom gift markets. Experience hundreds of exhibits, thousands of products, endless possibilities to learn, network and expand your business!
Mar. 2 – 5 – Heli-Expo International (19,500 attendees)
Innovation. HAI HELI-EXPO attendees can count on seeing the latest in aircraft, avionics, and vertical-lift technology and services from 700+ manufacturers, suppliers, and vendors in Orlando, March 2–5. As the world’s largest helicopter trade show, HAI HELI-EXPO has everything you need — all under one roof.
Connection. HAI HELI-EXPO is the place where the global helicopter community comes to meet. Connect face-to-face with current vendors and meet new suppliers. Take part in 14 HAI committee meetings and other forums, workshops, and town halls, where the industry tackles current issues. Visit with old friends and make new ones.
Inspiration. Looking to reignite your career? HAI HELI-EXPO attendees participate in industry committees and working groups, take HAI Professional Education courses, sit in on free expert-led safety seminars, learn continuing education credits, renew their inspection authorization certificates, attend the HAI Helicopter Industry Career Fair, and more.
Mar. 4 – 6 – Global Pet Expo (13,000 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 2014 Show featured 985 exhibitors, 2,896 booths and more than 3,000 new product launches. Additionally, 5,597 pet product buyers from around the world attended Global Pet Expo is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, and other qualified professionals.
Mar. 5 – 7 – National Precast Concrete Association (4,500 attendees)
The Precast Show is a 3 day event being held from 5th March to the 7th March 2015 at the Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, USA. This event showcases products like concrete products, equipments products, cement sales, concrete accessories, fibreglass products and many more etc. in the Industrial Products industry.
Mar. 23 – 27 – NPE2015 (55,000 attendees)
The International Plastics Showcase is the world’s most important plastics trade show and conference of the year—bringing together every sector of the plastics industry, including end markets. Showcasing the latest technology, trends, equipment and running equipment for every phase of plastics processing, you are sure to find your solution.
Apr. 7 – 9 – National Catholic Educational Association 2015 Convention & Expo (5,000 attendees)
The NCEA Convention & Expo is the largest private-education association gathering in the nation. Those participating represent all aspects of Catholic and faith-based education from preschool, elementary, secondary, adult education, colleges and universities, to local parish pastors, priests, directors of parish religious education programs, parish volunteers, and more. The Convention is a time to celebrate, to acquire new knowledge, and to renew your spirit. Orlando is just the place for that to happen to you!
Apr. 10 – 12 – Megacon (40,000 attendees)
Megacon caters to the comic book, sci-fi, anime, fantasy, and gaming communities, and includes large list of comic and media celebrities with many different events, panels, and booths for the comic book, sci-fi, anime, and pop culture fan. This event is open to the public. http://megaconvention.com/
Apr. 14 – 17 – Coverings (20,000 attendees)
Coverings is the premier international trade fair and expo dedicated exclusively to showcasing the newest in ceramic tile and natural stone. It has grown to be the largest and most important show of its kind in the U.S., featuring exhibitors from more than 35 countries and attracting thousands of distributors, retailers, fabricators, contractors and specifiers, architectural and design professionals, builders and real estate developers, plus the press and journalists who cover this vital and dynamic industry.
Coverings is the stage for introducing some of the most innovative tile and stone products in the world. The exposition also serves as a valuable resource for continuing education for all categories of attendees, with informative, accredited seminars and live demonstration sessions conducted throughout FIVE days (April 13-17, 2015) and all free of charge.
Apr. 14 – 16 – NAFA Institute & Expo (2,000 attendees)
NAFA’s annual Institute & Expo is the fleet management industry’s largest event. Designed around your needs, I&E provides a convenient and valuable opportunity for both new and veteran fleet managers to get the tools they need to be successful and increase their networking power. 2015 will bring the most education-packed, networking-friendly conference NAFA has presented!
Apr. 17 – 19 – Disney Volleyball Showcase – USA Volleyball Event (26,400 attendees)
Apr. 23 – 25 – Oncology Nursing Society Annual Congress (5,000 attendees)
Don’t miss the opportunity to join 3,000 of your colleagues in Orlando for the most comprehensive oncology nursing conference in the country. Attend educational sessions to learn the latest developments in oncology nursing. Network with peers to learn from each other and create valuable connections. Celebrate oncology nursing and the patients that you care for every day.
Apr. 25 – 28 – DECA International Career Development Conference (12,000 attendees)
With nearly a 70-year history, DECA has impacted the lives of more than ten million students, educators, school administrators and business professionals since it was founded in 1946. Their strong connection with our organization has resonated into a brand that people identify as a remarkable experience in the preparation of emerging leaders and entrepreneurs. DECA’s programs and activities have constantly evolved as we use the latest technology and apply cutting edge educational research. Our core focus has remained consistent and is captured in our mission.
Apr. 30 – May 2 – International Pastors & Leadership Conference (9,000 attendees)
As a charismatic leader, visionary, provocative thinker, entrepreneur and best-selling author, Bishop T.D. Jakes brings a bold, honest, heartfelt and personal perspective to real-world issues through powerful conferences and a plethora of candid sermons while training the next wave of leaders to assume their roles in the Kingdom. There is no place better to be initiated into the next move of God and obtain awesome instruction than at the 2015 International Pastors & Leadership Conference, happening April 30—May 2 in Orlando, Florida!
The challenging task God has assigned you requires you to have vision beyond the familiar boundaries of your life. Therefore, this year’s P&L Conference has been aptly themed Build Locally, Think Globally! Innovators, Trailblazers, Pastors and Entrepreneurs, the world is ripe for the taking for Kingdom-Children! Receive encouragement as you are armed with the necessary tools and techniques to take your organization or church to a global level at the 2015 International Pastors & Leadership Conference!