Trade Shows in the Northwest
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Washington State Convention Center and other Seattle Area Facilities
- Washington State Convention Center
- Seattle Center
- Mendenbauer Center
- Lynnwood Convention Center
AAAS 2020 Annual Meeting, February 13
The AAAS 2020 Annual Meeting seeks to advance science, engineering, and innovation throughout the world for the benefit of all people. The goal of this meeting is to enhance communication among scientists, engineers, and the public, as well as, promote and defend the integrity of science and its use. Join thousands of attendees on February 13, 2020, at The Washington State Convention Center.
Northwest Flower and Garden Festival, February 26-March 1
Join us as the Northwest Flower and Garden Festival celebrates “Spring Fever” with over 30 display gardens, 100 free seminars and workshops, and thousands of treasures in the garden marketplace. The Northwest Flower & Garden Festival is the best annual event to gather ideas and inspiration for beautiful living spaces. Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or just starting to dig in the dirt, there’s something for everyone!
NCCE 2020 (Northwest Council for Computer Education, March 4-6
The NCCE 2020 Conference Committee invites you to share your knowledge and expertise by presenting at NCCE 2020, which will be held on March 4-6, 2020 in Seattle, WA at the Washington State Convention Center. The NCCE Conference is an opportunity to showcase innovative instructional strategies and technology resources that have a positive impact on learning. Individuals representing all academic disciplines and levels in the educational system and all phases of technology education are welcome to submit proposals.
Emerald City Comic Con 2020, March 12-15
Held at the Washington State Convention Center, the Emerald City Comic Con is the destination comic and pop culture show for the Pacific Northwest. ECCC delivers the best that the comics and pop culture industry has to offer directly from the creators, bringing super fans exactly what they crave: interaction with quality content and guests and an inclusive space to celebrate their fandom. In 2019, Emerald City Comic Con soared to 98,000 fans over four days and featured hundreds of comic book guests, celebrity guests and more. Plus, we introduced new venues for our celebrity guests and main stage!
AO 2020 Annual Meeting (Academy of Osseointegration), March 18-21
Don’t miss the Academy of Osseointegration’s 2020 Annual Meeting – “Evolving Technologies in Implant Dentistry” – March 18 – 21, at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle. This program offers four days of scientific sessions, featuring:
- Hands-on Workshops • Opening Symposium Keynote Speaker: Catherine Mohr, MD, MS • Morning with the Masters • Surgical Track • Prosthetic Track • Young Clinicians’ Luncheon • President’s Reception • Treatment Planning Decisions • Lunch with the Masters • Closing Symposium • E-Poster Presentations • Commercial Exhibits • Oral Research Abstract Presentations
SIR 2020, March 28-April 2
The Society of Interventional Radiology is a national organization of physicians, scientists and allied health professionals dedicated to improving public health through disease management and minimally invasive, image-guided therapeutic interventions.
The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) is a nonprofit, professional medical society representing more than 8,000 practicing interventional radiology physicians, trainees, medical students, scientists and clinical associates, including physician assistants, nurse practitioners, radiologic technologists and paramedical professionals. SIR’s members work in a variety of settings and at different professional levels—from medical students and residents to university faculty and private practice physicians. The society’s core purpose and mission is to work with its members to deliver patient-centered care through image-guided therapy.
Aerospace & Defense Supplier Summit – 2020, April 6-8
Aerospace & Defense Supplier Summit Seattle is a supply chain event that brings together aerospace and defense primes, tier suppliers and contract-manufacturers. Engineering, procurement, supply chain, fabrication, commodity teams, suppliers and service providers will meet through pre-arranged one-on-one meetings.
A&DSS Seattle is the venue where requirements meet technologies and capabilities without the distractions found at traditional exhibitions.
Life Science Innovation Northwest 2020, April 7-8
Life Science Innovation Northwest brings together more than 500 professionals from across the life sciences, including biotechnology, medical device, biopharmaceuticals, health IT/digital health, global health and research institutions. Conference highlights include keynote speakers, expert panels, podium presentations, startup fast pitch showdown and industry receptions.
Life Science Washington is an independent, non-profit 501(c)(6) trade association serving the life sciences industry in the state of Washington. Serving more than 500 members, Life Science Washington brings together research institutions, investors and innovators to grow the state’s life science economy.
Sakura-Con’20, April 10-12
Presented by the Asia Northwest Cultural Education Association, Sakura-Con is the oldest and most well attended anime convention in the Pacific Northwest.
Please join us for Sakura-Con 2020 where all of the excellent programming you’ve come to expect will be back in abundance. Anime theaters, gaming, cosplay, cultural panels, dances, concerts, art contests, AMV’s, industry guests, over 100,000 square feet of exhibits hall, guests of honor, and more!
ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting, April 23-28
The 2020 Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting in Seattle, WA at the Washington State Convention Center is your opportunity to excite, motivate and market at the largest exhibition in the country for obstetricians and gynecologists and related health care professionals. Multiple sponsorship and marketing opportunities available, exclusive to exhibitors.
ACRP 2020 Global Conference and Exhibition, April 29-May 5
ACRP 2020 brings the clinical research community together to learn, connect, and explore opportunities to drive excellence in clinical research.
The premier education and networking event for clinical research professionals, ACRP 2020 is the ideal venue for learning the practical strategies, best practices, and creative solutions needed to improve clinical trial quality.
ACRP 2020 participants represent a diverse community of professionals involved in clinical trial management, study conduct, and business operations and administration.
Connecting upper management and support staff from sites, sponsors, CROs and more, ACRP 2020 is where professionals focused on improving clinical trial leadership and execution make a difference.
SAMPE Seattle 2020, May 4-7
SAMPE 2020 Conference and Exhibition is exclusively dedicated to advanced materials and processes. Produced by the North America Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE), this event brings together leading companies, engineers, scientists, and professionals from throughout the advanced materials and processes industry.
The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE®) is a global professional member society that provides enhanced educational opportunities, by delivering information on new and advanced materials and processing technology. SAMPE provides growth and educational opportunities via conferences, exhibitions, technical forums, and publications. As the only technical society encompassing all fields of endeavor in materials and processes, SAMPE provides a unique and valuable forum for scientists, engineers, and academicians. SAMPE North America is a regional subsidiary of SAMPE that serves Canada, Mexico, and the United States.
INSAR 2020 Annual Meeting, May 7-9
The INSAR Annual Meeting (formerly IMFAR) is an annual scientific meeting, convened each spring, to exchange and disseminate new scientific progress among ASD scientists and their trainees from around the world.
Given the complex biological and behavioral nature of ASD, interdisciplinary training and ongoing mentoring of new scientists and promising graduate students is necessary to recruit talented young people in ASD research. INSAR seeks to provide them with the motivation and mentoring needed to focus a career on ASD and related developmental disorders. Having an annual interdisciplinary meeting focused on scientific progress in understanding and treating ASD provides an unparalleled opportunity for recognizing, supporting, and motivating talented graduate students and postdoctoral fellows into a career in ASD research.
ASN NUTRITION 2020, May 26-June 2
Nutrition 2020 is an immersive experience offering the greatest minds in nutrition science, superior research, interactive exhibits, new technology, and better opportunities for networking in a welcoming environment.
The Hub at Nutrition 2020 will be the center of activity at the meeting. Included in The Hub this year will be Exhibits, Posters, two Poster Theaters, a Science Stage for exhibitor presentations, ASN Live!, places for attendees to meet up, the Opening Night Reception, lunches, and more! Be sure you are represented as an exhibitor in The Hub to take advantage of all of the opportunities to engage with the Nutrition 2020 thought leaders and show your leadership position in the nutrition community.
WSDA 2020 Pacific Northwest Dental Conference, May 28-30
On behalf of the volunteer dentists and staff who plan the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference, we are excited to announce that PNDC will return to the Emerald City in 2020!
Join us for three days of high-quality continuing dental education, a two-day Exhibit Hall, and a fresh conference experience you won’t want to miss.
ASHP 2020 Summer Meetings and Exhibition, June 7-10
ASHP represents pharmacists who serve as patient care providers in acute and ambulatory settings. The organization’s nearly 50,000 members include pharmacists, student pharmacists, and pharmacy technicians. For more than 75 years, ASHP has been at the forefront of efforts to improve medication use and enhance patient safety. The summer meeting will be held in Seattle, WA at the Washington State Convention Center.
2020 IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Meeting, June 14-19
AEE West Energy Conference & Expo, June 22-25
The Association of Energy Engineers invites you to join energy professionals from commercial, industrial, and government sectors in the center of Silicon Valley to attend AEE West – Energy Conference and Expo in Seattle, WA. The region is home to the biggest technology companies, that demand energy efficient solutions, new energy initiatives and the development of clean energy technologies. AEE West focuses on these key energy issues.
ASCA 2020 Annual Conference, June 27-30 (American School Counselor Association)
Join approximately 3,600 school counseling professionals for four days of inspirational keynote sessions, informative breakout sessions, in-depth looks at hot topics in the school counseling profession and networking opportunities.
Discover companies that can help you find the products and services you need to run a top-notch program. Interested in exhibiting or sponsoring?
Contact our Seattle or Portland offices for both rental and purchase options. We even rent counters, monitor stands, charging stations, and tables. When you work with Exhibits Northwest, you’ll always get “More Than You Expect.”
Trade Shows in the Northwest
From portable displays to custom exhibits, Exhibits Northwest’s local production facilities can handle any request, often with short lead times.
Oregon Convention Center and Portland Expo Center
Council for Exceptional Children Annual Convention & Expo, February 5-8
Enhance your Council for Exceptional Children 2020 professional development experience with a workshop focusing on important topics. Earn Professional Development Hours (PDHs) too!
You can attend full- and half-day workshops in any combination you choose. Workshops are being held Wednesday, February 5 and Saturday, February 8. Workshops are special ticketed items that are not included as a part of a standard convention registration (see rate chart below). You can purchase workshops as stand-alone activities or you can add to your convention registration.
Oregon Wine Symposium 2020, February 10-12
The Oregon Wine Symposium is organized by the Oregon Wine Board and Oregon Winegrowers Association in partnership with event organizers Social Enterprises.
The Oregon Wine Board is a semi-independent Oregon state agency managing marketing, research and education initiatives that support and advance the Oregon wine and wine grape industry. The Board works on behalf of all Oregon wineries and independent growers throughout the state’s diverse winegrowing regions.
The Oregon Winegrowers Association advances and protects the investments of its members. Harnessing the power of state-wide consensus, the OWA stands as a vital advocate for the health, growth and economic sustainability of Oregon’s wine grape growing and wine production community. The OWA is the only statewide organization speaking on behalf of Oregon’s vineyards and wineries to decision-makers in Salem and Washington, D.C. to ensure the community’s continued success. Visit oregonwinegrowers.org.
2020 Portland International Auto Show, February 20-23
The Portland International Auto Show is the largest auto show in the Pacific Northwest. With more than 480,000 square feet of exhibit space you will find over 600 vehicles from 35 manufacturers, the latest in car design and technology plus exotics from around the world. Get behind the wheel in one of our many Ride & Drives, watch live custom car builds, explore the latest advancements in electric vehicles and autonomous technology that will be here before we know it.
There is truly something for all ages including a kids zone, virtual reality simulators, motorcycles and so much more. As always, an opportunity to win a new car and talk with industry experts.
Portland Golf Show 2020, February 28 – March 1
Try and buy the hot new clubs from the game’s biggest brands courtesy of Fiddler’s Green! Hit all the new models on a free, on-site driving range, then check out new clubs, apparel, accessories and more at show-exclusive prices, and save big on last year’s clubs priced to move.
In addition to huge savings and a first look at the newest clubs, enjoy free lessons, instructional seminars, golf fitness, kids areas, a 19th hole lounge and fun tests of skill, including long drive, putting, chipping and closest-to-the-pin contests.
SIGCSE 2020 – The 51st ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education, March 12-14
The SIGCSE Technical Symposium is the largest computing education conference worldwide organized by ACM Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) and held at the Oregon Convention Center. It attracts nearly 2000 researchers, educators, and practitioners interested in improving computing education in K-12 and higher education.
Chess for Success 2020 March 13-14
The 53rd Annual Chess for Success Oregon State Tournament at the Oregon Convention Center includes team finals for elementary and middle schools and individual finals for elementary (K-4), middle (5, 6, 7, 8), and high school (9-12).
Chess for Success provides youth of all backgrounds and abilities a powerful framework for success in school and life.
Portland Women’s Expo, March 14
The Largest Women’s Expo Event in the Pacific Northwest! You can count on the Portland Women’s Expo to bring you the very best in samples, shopping, and the latest trends at the Portland Women’s Expo Event. Come discover hundreds of new products and services on display by local and national businesses. Bring your friends and family and enjoy food, music, wine, health & beauty – all of the things you love!
BabyFest! Portland’s Biggest Baby Shower!, March 21
The Ultimate Expo for Expectant & New Parents!
Win Prizes, Attend Seminars, Get Pampered, Shop and Be Educated on Everything You Possibly Need for Your Growing Family.
Mass Timber Conference, March 24-26
The Mass Timber Conference attracts professionals from across the forest, manufacturing, design, development, and construction industries. The International Mass Timber Conference—in its fifth year for 2020—is the largest gathering of CLT and mass timber experts in the world and focuses on mass timber manufacturing and mid- to high-rise construction. Over 1,500 experts from 28 countries attended in 2019.
Explore the entire supply chain for cross-laminated timber (CLT), nail-laminated timber, glulam beams and panels, mass plywood panels, dowel-laminated timber, and laminated veneer lumber; and the opportunities and obstacles for mass timber in global manufacturing and construction.
International Association of Operative Millers (IAOM 124th Annual Conference & Expo), April 8-9
Join hundreds of milling professionals from across North America and around the world when they convene in Portland, Oregon from April 7-9, 2020 for IAOM’s Annual Conference & Expo.
Grain milling professionals consistently find that the IAOM conference experience affords them an opportunity to enhance and advance their careers through comprehensive education programs, to connect with their industry peers at exciting networking events, and to develop relationships with vendors who offer the products and services they need to efficiently do their job.
The IAOM Annual Conference & Expo is the premier educational event for grain milling and seed processing professionals. The annual event gathers milling and allied trade professionals from around the world for three days of education, networking and fellowship. Educational and technical programs presented at the conference assist millers in improving yields, productivity, customer satisfaction and safety. The programs are presented by seasoned professionals in the field who have experienced the issues affecting millers first-hand.
Northwest Facilities Expo, April 15-16
Northwest Facilities Expo meets the facilities engineering, maintenance and energy management needs of attendees from industries such as aerospace, government, education, food processing, computer manufacturing, healthcare, port facilities, textiles, forest products, hospitality, finance, retail, utilities and many more. Attendees receive FREE admission to the exhibit hall and educational sessions.
House and Outdoor Living Show, April 17-19
Welcome to the House & Outdoor Living Show, presented at the conveniently located Oregon Convention Center. This comprehensive and expansive home show brings together homeowners and the area’s top remodeling and building experts. Every aspect of the home can be explored, from the smallest design detail to the largest house addition. Professionals will be on hand to share their valuable knowledge to bring your ideas to life or inspire you with new ones.
See the latest innovations and design trends! Experts will be showcasing everything for the home including the latest in cabinetry and countertops, sunrooms and additions, flooring, basement refinishing, waterproofing, smart home automation, energy efficient windows and exterior products, as well as the newest ideas pertaining to landscape installations.
Specialty Coffee Conference and Expo, April 23-26
The Specialty Coffee Expo features hundreds of exhibitors showcasing their most innovative products and competing for the show’s Best New Product and Design Lab awards. On the Expo show floor, visitors can network with professionals from across the industry, including producers, importers, and baristas at the Cupping Exchange, meet coffee roasters from around the globe in the Roaster Village, and coffee researchers in the Scientific Poster Session. Those seeking educational experiences will find dozens of lectures and courses from the SCA’s Coffee Skills Program, covering a wide array of topics of interest to coffee professionals.
RailsConf 2020, May 5-7
RailsConf is the world’s largest gathering of Rails developers, brought together to further discussion and learning about building, managing, and testing Rails applications. With a specific focus on Rails, conference topics can range from new users to administration to advanced techniques. Held in Portland, OR at the Oregon Convention Center.
IACP Technology Conference 2020, May 12-14
Held in Portland, OR at the Oregon Convention Center, the IACP Technology Conference is a professional law enforcement event bringing together leading practitioners to explore unlimited opportunities for law enforcement to apply the latest technology to create efficient solutions to old problems and to keep pace with sophisticated cyber-enabled crimes. The 2019 conference featured 1,000 attendees, 50+ educational presentations, and 85 industry leading exhibitors.
Medical Library Association: MLA Annual Meeting & Exhibits 2020, May 15-20
Held in Portland, OR at the Oregon Convention Center, the Medical Libraries Association’s premier event draws more than 1,400 participants including medical librarians and other health information professionals, international attendees, and exhibitors. MLA ’20 offers a variety of opportunities for attending educational sessions, seeing the latest products in the Exhibit Hall, and networking with colleagues. The meeting is a 4 day interdisciplinary educational experience, with a 2 1/2-day commercial exhibition that attracts exhibitors from around the world.
Portland Bridal and Wedding Expo, May 17
At the #1 bridal & wedding services expo, you’ll find everything you need to have the perfect wedding day! Whether you envision a formal black-tie affair or a casual barefoot ceremony on the beach, our carefully selected experts are ready to offer advice in creating timeless memories for your perfect wedding.
Held at the Portland Expo Center, the Portland Bridal and Wedding Show is a unique, interactive event, with food to taste, dresses to see, flowers to enjoy, music to dance to and fun to be had. Bring your friends and family and enjoy a day filled with laughter, ideas and inspiration at the Bridal & Wedding Expo!
12th International Conference on the Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds, May 31-June 4
Held in Portland, OR at the Oregon Convention Center, Battelle’s Chlorinated Conference is one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive meetings on the application of innovative technologies and approaches for characterization, monitoring and management of chlorinated and complex sites. The 2020 Conference will include more than 1,000 platforms and posters in 88 breakout sessions. Five panel discussions will be conducted. Sessions and panels are organized according to thirteen major topic areas, seen on the Program page, that will address the innovative application of existing and new technologies and approaches for characterization, treatment and monitoring of chlorinated and other recalcitrant compounds and emerging contaminants in various environmental media.
Risk, regulatory, site management/closure and sustainability issues associated with these technologies will be discussed. Presentations will emphasize cutting edge research to address current environmental challenges, recent advances in site characterization, new developments in remediation technologies, and field applications to achieve site closure.
American Physical Society (APS) Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics (DAMOP) 2020 Conference, June 2-5
Held at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR, the 51st Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics (DAMOP) bring together more than 1,200 physicists from around the world to discuss their research and latest developments in atomic, molecular and optical physics. Its central focus is fundamental research on atoms, simple molecules, electrons and light, and their interactions. It plays an enabling role underlying many areas of science through the development of methods for the control and manipulation of atoms, molecules, charged particles and light, through precision measurements and calculations of their properties, and through the invention of new ways to generate light with specific properties.
2020 APHL Annual Meeting (Association of Public Health Laboratories), June 6-11
Held at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR, APHL 2020, the Association of Public Health Laboratories Annual Conference, will bring together more than 600 professionals to consider issues, trends and technologies influencing public health laboratory science and practice. Sessions cover the full spectrum of public health laboratory practice, from emerging infectious disease, environmental health and emergency preparedness to informatics, food safety, newborn screening and global health.
Conference formats are varied with plenary, breakout, roundtable and poster sessions as well as an exhibit hall and receptions. APHL’s annual membership meeting is open to anyone with an interest in the work of public health laboratories.
ISOT 2020 – Association for Chemoreception Sciences, June 19-24
Held at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR, AChemS, the Association for Chemoreception Sciences, is a scientific research organization dedicated to understanding the “chemical senses” of smell, taste, trigeminal irritation and internal chemoreception from the fundamentals of neurobiology to complex behavior.
THE ACHEMS ANNUAL MEETING is the preeminent international gathering of chemoreception scientists.
ACUHO-I Annual Conference and Exposition 2020 (Association of College and University Housing Officers International), June 24-30
The ACUHO-I Annual Conference and Exposition brings together campus housing professionals from around the globe for four days of invigorating speakers, engaging educational sessions, and invaluable networking opportunities.
The ACUHO-I Foundation supports resources and programs that further the development of individuals involved in campus housing around the globe. Our primary goal is to be a good steward of financial resources to support the profession and its future, and to provide opportunities and access to resources for all people involved in college and university housing operations. Our vision is to ensure that every person has access to resources of the housing profession and is inspired to invest in its future.
for both rental and purchase options. We even rent counters, monitor stands, charging stations, and overhead signs. When you work with Exhibits Northwest, you’ll always get “More Than You Expect.”