2017 TOP US TRADE SHOWS

The 2017 TSNN Top Trade Show List is exclusively sponsored by Expocad and the Orlando/Orange County Convention Center.

For a complete 2017 TSNN Top Trade Shows list that includes contact information please contact John Rice jrice@tsnn.com.

TSNN Rank by NSF Event Event Date(s) Venue
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International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE)

IPPE is the world's largest annual tradeshow for the poultry, feed and meat industries. Attendees include key decision makers and managers from processors of meat and poultry food products, egg producers, animal and pet food manufacturers. Exhibitors include manufacturers and suppliers of processing and production equipment, services and supplies used in the production of protein products from farm to table. Program features 3 days of exhibits and 140 hours of educational programs.

Organizer: U.S. Poultry & Egg Association/American Feed Industry Association (AFIA)/North American Meat Institute (NAMI)
# Exhibitors: 1,273
# Attendees: 31,629
01/31/2017 to 02/02/2017
Georgia World Congress Center Atlanta
NSF: 532,563
32
International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Expo - AHR Expo

As the largest and most comprehensive HVACR exposition in the world, the AHR Expo attracts tens of thousands of attendees from all facets of the industry, including contractors, engineers, dealers, distributors, wholesalers, OEMs, architects, builders, industrial plant operators, facility owners and managers, agents and reps.

Organizer: International Exposition Company (IEC)
# Exhibitors: 1,968
# Attendees: 48,568
01/30/2017 to 02/01/2017
Las Vegas Convention Center Las Vegas
NSF: 500,159
33
Natural Products Expo West/Engredea

Attended by more than 67,000 industry professionals from across the globe, Natural Products Expo West/Engredea is the premier trade show for the healthy products and ingredients industry. Co-located with Fresh Ideas Organic Marketplace, these combined events showcase the entire value chain of healthy products from start to finish, identifying the bestsellers of today and the trends of tomorrow.  Natural Products Expo West/Engredea is ranked as one of the top 50 shows in the US and one of the fastest 50 growing tradeshows in the US and Canada.

Organizer: Informa Exhibitions, US
# Exhibitors: 2,907
# Attendees: 33,037
03/08/2017 to 03/12/2017
Anaheim Convention Center Anaheim
NSF: 492,034
34
FDIC International (Fire Department Instructors Conference)

FDIC has proven year after year that it is the premier conference and exhibition for the fire industry. With the largest gathering of decision-makers, trainers and experts – as well as manufacturers and suppliers, FDIC serves as a spearhead for networking, relationship development and future revenue growth.

Organizer: PennWell Corp.
# Exhibitors: 798
# Attendees: 28,479
04/24/2017 to 04/29/2017
Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis
NSF: 491,885
35
Coverings

Coverings is the largest ceramic tile and natural stone trade fair and expo in the United States. It features over 1,100 exhibitors from more than 40 countries and is the stage for introducing some of the most innovative tile and stone products in the world. Coverings serves as a valuable resource for continuing education for the 26,000 industry professionals that attend. Coverings offers more than 75 informative, accredited seminars and live demonstration sessions throughout the show, all free of charge.

Organizer: Taffy Event Strategies
# Exhibitors: 1,182
# Attendees: 17,281
04/04/2017 to 04/07/2017
Orange County Convention Center Orlando
NSF: 463,455
36
JCK Las Vegas

JCK Las Vegas is the jewelry industry’s leading annual trade event bringing together over 30,000 of the world’s most influential industry professionals in a secure environment for order writing, inspiring education, networking and fun! JCK’s all-encompassing expansive collections of jewelry, gems, timepieces and services make it a premier destination to discover what’s new and next in the fine jewelry market. The experience at JCK goes beyond business; it’s personal, uniting a community that is shaping the future of the jewelry industry.

Organizer: Reed Exhibitions U.S.A. (Norwalk, CT)
# Exhibitors: 2,000
# Attendees: 20,040
06/05/2017 to 06/08/2017
Mandalay Bay Convention Center Las Vegas
NSF: 455,000
37
North American International Toy Fair

North American International Toy Fair is an annual gathering of manufacturers, distributors and marketers of toys and youth entertainment products ranging from start-ups to the biggest names in the industry. Attendees include diverse retail channels from international mass merchandisers to independent specialty retailers; trade guests include licensors, inventors and product development professionals.

Organizer: Toy Industry Association Inc.
# Exhibitors: 1,131
# Attendees: 15,157
02/18/2017 to 02/21/2017
Javits Convention Center New York
NSF: 444,309
38
NACS Show

As convenience and fuel retailing’s premier industry event, the NACS Show attracts more than 24,900 industry stakeholders from around the world. Buyers and sellers come together to conduct business and learn from one another — all in an environment rich with new ideas and partnerships. The NACS Show is the place to network and connect with convenience and fuel retailing industry peers and experts

Organizer: National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
# Exhibitors: 1,263
# Attendees: 8,502
10/17/2017 to 10/20/2017
McCormick Place Chicago
NSF: 425,800
39
103rd RSNA Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting

For over 100 years, the RSNA annual meeting has been synonymous with innovation and excellence. Developed with meticulous attention to detail, the course program is packed with plenary sessions and top-level education. One of the meeting's most popular destination, the RSNA Technical Exhibits comprise one of the largest medical exhibitions in the world with leading manufacturers, suppliers, and medical technology developers to demonstrate the latest in medical imaging.

Organizer: Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
# Exhibitors: 692
# Attendees: 33,231
11/26/2017 to 12/01/2017
McCormick Place Chicago
NSF: 422,175
40
Ace Hardware Fall Convention & Exhibits

Private buying show which brings together Ace Hardware store owners, manager, associates, and our vendor/supplier partners. During the four day event, buyers and suppliers meet face to face to discuss new consumer products, make purchasing decisions for the upcoming year and also offers networking and training sessions for store associates to be prepared for the future.

Organizer: Ace Hardware Corporation
# Exhibitors: 1,442
# Attendees: 15,426
08/15/2017 to 08/19/2017
McCormick Place Chicago
NSF: 420,000