Orlando Orange County Convention Center - Calendar of Events

Orlando Orange County Convention Center - Calendar of Events
Apr. 23 – 26 – International Sign Association (17,000 attendees)
The enormous popularity of ISA International Sign Expo mirrors the growth the sign industry itself has experienced over the last 60 years. The advent of digital print imaging for use in visual communications has largely contributed to the expansion. In addition to digital print imaging, dynamic digital signage has taken a prominent place among today’s signage solutions. Advancements and innovations in digital technology will continue to energize the marketplace.
As a result, ISA International Sign Expo is the best place to get up to speed on important industry issues and trends and the best venue to conduct business. Learning opportunities abound at the show, with expert-led sign industry specific educational programs focusing on topics such as graphic design, sign code legislation, business management, sales and marketing, technology and more. ISA International Sign Expo is the only event that brings together all markets in the signage industry.
Apr. 26 – 27 – Girl’s Junior Regional Volleyball Championships (11,400 attendees)
This event is not open to the public.
May 4 – 8 – ARVO Annual Meeting (11,000 attendees)
ARVO is the largest and most respected eye and vision research organization in the world. Our members include more than 12,750 researchers from over 80 countries. ARVO encourages and assists research, training, publication and knowledge-sharing in vision and ophthalmology. This event is not open to the public.
May 10 – Orange County’s Top Talent Show (1,000 attendees)
Orange County’s Top Talent is a county-wide talent show with acts featuring singing, dancing, comedy, instrumentals, drama, and novelty performances.
Eighteen finalists will be selected through a live audition event at Edgewater High School March 8, 2014. Finalists will perform May 10, 2014 at the Linda Chapin Theatre in the Orange County Convention Center.
A percentage of the net proceeds go back to the schools through teacher grants to support visual and performing arts including instruments, art materials, equipment, sheet music and more.
May 12 – 15 – Governor’s Hurricane Conference (3,000 attendees)
Join emergency managers and personnel, first responders, state, federal, volunteer agency, business and industry representatives along with health and medical professionals from around the state, nation and world as they come together during the week’s scheduled training sessions, workshops and panel discussions to train and learn from each other. This event is not open to the public.
May 13 – 16 – Association for Unmanned Vehicles Systems International (8,500 attendees)
Imagine being in one place with the biggest influencers in the industry, who all want to share their most valuable knowledge with you.
Fundamental and Advanced Programming: Learn about important issues, advancements, and opportunities in the unmanned systems and robotics industry. More than 100 technical sessions, panels and workshops will feature the industry's top speakers and leading experts.
Cutting-Edge Products and Technology: Explore the latest technology on the market from more than 600 innovators.
Collaboration and Networking Events: With more than 8,000 attendees from over 55 countries, you'll have ample time to mingle and network at daily coffee breaks, receptions, generous exhibit hall hours and our premier networking event, The Mix.
May 16 – 20 – American Urological Association (17,000 attendees)
The premier event in urologic health, highlighting the latest in urologic treatment, research and education. This event is not open to the public.
May 21 – 22 – SAME Joint Engineer Training Conf (1,500 attendees)
JETC has it all! From educational workshops and sessions to technical tours to networking opportunities, you are sure to find what you are looking for to boost your career! This event is not open to the public.
May 28 – 30 – ACSM Annual Meeting 2014 (6,400 attendees)
Attend the most comprehensive sports medicine and exercise science conference in the world. With 12 topical tracks, including Exercise is Medicine®, attendees of more than 70 disciplines come together from around the globe to share new clinical techniques, scientific advancements and cutting-edge research in sports medicine, exercise science, physical activity and public health.
New beginning in 2014 -- ACSM is offering a meeting within the conference to enhance the basic science programming by choosing a progressive area of molecular and cellular research with integrative and translational dimensions - highlighting cutting-edge basic science research that has far reaching bench-to-bedside, bench-to-sideline, or bench-to-sidewalk application. Attendees will benefit from a complimentary program that highlights the role of inflammation in the future of medicine and the prevention of injury and disease from the cell to the system.