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Florida Event Planners' Guide | Orlando

Orlando continues to distinguish itself as a meetings destination, says Casandra Matej, president and CEO of Visit Orlando. “We have new luxury accommodations, unforgettable venues, and attractions that inspire ingenuity. A whole new Orlando is ready to welcome groups in 2024 and beyond,” she says.

5 Sustainability Trends in the Conventions Industry

The conversation around sustainability in the meetings and events industry is finally gaining some steam, but are actionable steps being taken by mega events and conventions that generate the biggest environmental impacts?

NPE Plastics ranked #1 Industrial Engineering Trade Show in USA

NPE is the biggest plastics trade show in the USA. It gathers exhibitors showcasing the latest innovations in machinery, materials, and sustainable solutions. This event is organized across 1 million square feet of exhibit space.

Global Pet Expo Success and Trends

Pet care brands of all sizes crowded the Global Pet Expo 2024 show floor in Orlando from March 20 to 22 to network, learn and conduct business.

Electrify Expo at OCCC and why it was successful

Pumping music, lively chatter and tire squeals welcomed us into Electrify Expo’s season opener in Orlando, a new city stop for North America’s largest electric vehicle festival.

FBLA Job and Career fair at OCCC

Businesses and organizations looking to hire top talent can meet hundreds of motivated and high-achieving young professionals at the Future Business Leaders of America, Inc. (FBLA) National Leadership Conference (NLC) in Orlando.

Vision Expo anticipation for 2025 show in Orlando

Vision Expo East 2024 concluded on Sunday, March 17, following three days of new product discovery, innovative discussions, accredited education sessions, networking events and business meetings.

Success of Electrify Expo at OCCC

Electrify Expo is the largest electric vehicle festival in North America, showcasing many of the leading brands, and it has started its 2024 season with a stop in Orlando at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC)

Global Pet Expo at OCCC

The American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA) are gearing up for the Global Pet Expo

NPE to host Community Service Event at NPE2024

On Wednesday, May 8, NPE will host its first community service event, aiming to pack 20,000 meals for the hungry in Orlando, Fla., the site of North America's largest trade show.
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