Home > Daily News > OPE magazine releases 2017 calendar of events

OPE magazine releases 2017 calendar of events

Outdoor Power Equipment (OPE) magazine recently released the following calendar of events for the outdoor power equipment industry in 2017:

2017
January 17-20
World of Concrete, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nev. Email: contactus@worldofconcrete.com. Website: www.worldofconcrete.com.

January 26-28
47th annual Power Show Ohio, Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, Ohio. Contact: United Equipment Dealers Association (UEDA), PO Box 68, Dublin, OH 43017-0068; phone (614) 889-1309; fax (614) 889-0463. Email: info@amgllcusa.com or dalford@amgllcusa.com. Website: www.unitededa.com.

February 4-6
Outdoor Power Equipment Aftermarket Association’s (OPEAA) 31st annual meeting, Omni Amelia Island Plantation, Amelia Island, Fla. Contact: Marla Popkin, director of meetings, OPEAA, 341 S. Patrick St., Alexandria, VA 22314; phone (703) 549-7608; fax (703) 549-7609; mpopkin@opei.org. Website: www.opeaa.org.

February 14
United Equipment Dealers Association (UEDA) Dealer Convention, Crowne Plaza Airport, Louisville, Ky. Contact: United Equipment Dealers Association (UEDA), PO Box 68, Dublin, OH 43017-0068; phone (614) 889-1309; fax (614) 889-0463. Email: info@amgllcusa.com. Website: www.unitededa.com.

February 26-March 1
The Rental Show, American Rental Association’s (ARA) 61st annual convention and trade show, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla. Contact: ARA, 1900 19th St., Moline, IL 61265; phone (800) 334-2177; registration@therentalshow.com. Website: www.therentalshow.com or www.ararental.org.

March 5-8
Outdoor Power Equipment and Engine Service Association’s (OPEESA) 16th annual meeting, The Wigwam, Phoeniz, Ariz. Contact: OPEESA, 37 Pratt St., Suite 2, Essex, CT 06426; phone (860) 767-1770; fax (860) 767-7932; info@opeesa.com. Website: www.opeesa.com.

March 7-11
CONEXPO-CON/AGG, Las Vegas Convention Center, 3150 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, Nev. Contact: CONEXPO-CON/AGG, (800) 867-6060 or info@conexpoconagg.com. Website: www.conexpoconagg.com.

April 5-8
Equipment & Engine Training Council’s (EETC) 21st annual conference
, Sheraton Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel, 3501 Atlantic Ave., Virginia Beach, Va. Conference host and platinum sponsor: Stihl Inc. Online registration is available until April 1, 2017. Contact: Erik Sides, executive director, EETC, 3880 Press Wallace Dr., York, SC 29745; phone (888) 406-1810 or (803) 222-6149; eetc@eetc.org. Website: www.eetc.org.

May 9-11
National Hardware Show, North & Central Halls, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nev. Website: www.nationalhardwareshow.com.

June 19-23
SkillsUSA’s 53rd annual National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC), Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky. Contact: SkillsUSA Inc., 14001 SkillsUSA Way, Leesburg, VA 20176-5494; phone (703) 777-8810; fax (703) 777-8999; anyinfo@skillsusa.org. Website: www.skillsusa.org.

June 20-22
Outdoor Power Equipment Institute’s (OPEI) 65th annual meeting, The American Club, 419 Highland Dr., Kohler, Wis. Contact: Marla Popkin, director of meetings, OPEI, 341 S. Patrick St., Alexandria, VA 22314; phone (703) 549-7600; fax (703) 549-7604; mpopkin@opei.org. Website: www.opei.org.

September 3-5
SPOGA+GAFA, the garden trade fair, Cologne, Germany. Website: www.spogagafa.com.

September 11-13
Glee, United Kingdom’s biggest garden and outdoor living trade show, National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham, United Kingdom. Contact for North America: (609) 921-0222 or adam.ash@i2ieventsgroup.com or glee@i2ieventsgroup.com. Website: www.gleebirmingham.com.

October 18-20
The Green Industry & Equipment Expo (GIE+EXPO) and Hardscape North America (HNA), Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky. Oct. 18 (Dealer Day): Open to dealers, distributors, retailers and media only. Oct. 19-20: Open to all industry participants. Contact: Sellers Expositions, 135 W. Market St., New Albany, IN 47150; phone (800) 558-8767 or (812) 949-9200; fax (812) 949-9600; info@gie-expo.com. Website: www.gie-expo.com.

If you’re aware of a 2017 OPE industry event that does not currently appear in the calendar above and would like it to be added, please feel free to e-mail details of the event to OPE Editor Steve Noe at snoe@epgmediallc.com. Thank you!

 

About snoe