Shows & Events

DIFlogo-tag-200by Gene Muchanski
Executive Director
Dive Industry Foundation

2018

February 15-19, 2018:  Miami International Boat Show.  Miami, FL.  Web:  http://www.miamiboatshow.com

February or April (Date TBA), 2018:  The Great Northern Dive Show.  Event City,  Manchester, England.  Contact Ruth.  email: ruth@h2odivers.co.uk  Phone: 00447794 783390.  Web: www.thegreatnortherndiveshow.com

April 23-28, 2018FDIC.  The World’s largest Firefighting Training Conference and Exhibition.  Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact Eric J. Schlett.  Web: www.fdic.com

May 5-12, 2018:  Cathy Church’s Underwater Photo Fest 2018.   8th Annual Photo Fest.  Grand Cayman Island at Sunset House.  Contact Jenn Mark.  Phone: 345-949-7415.  email: jenn@cathychurch.com   Web: www.CathyChurch.com

June 23-24, 2018Scuba Show.  31st Annual Consumer Scuba Show.  Long Beach Convention Center, Hall B, Long Beach, CA.  Contact Mark Young, Executive Director.  Phone: 310-792-2333.  Fax: 310-792-2336.  email: mail@scubashow.com  Web: www.scubashow.com

July, 2018:  SharkCon 2018.  Ocean Festival – Water Sports – Conservation Event.  5th Annual Event.  Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa, FL.  Contact Spencer Steward. email: spencer@shark-con.com  Web: www.shark-con.com

July, 2018Swim Show & Lingerie Show.  The best in swimwear.  Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL.  Exhibitors or Retailers Contact:  Phone: 305-596-7889.  Fax: 305-596-7713.  email: info@swimshow.com   Web: www.swimshow.com  Swimwear begins in Miami Beach!

September 8-15, 2018Saint Lucia Dive Fest 2018.  Contact: Saint Lucia Tourist Board.  Phone: 1-800-456-39.84.  email: divefestsaintlucia@gmail.com  Web: www.stlucia.org

September 6-8, 2018Surf Expo.  42nd Annual Industry Trade Show.  Orange County Convention Center – South Hall, 9899 International Drive, Orlando, FL.  For exhibiting space contact Ryan Nettleton, Surf Expo, 990 Hammond Drive, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30328.  Toll Free Phone: 800-947-7873.  Phone: 678-781-7914.  Fax: 678-781-7920.  email:  rnettleton@surfexpo.com  Web: www.surfexpo.com

October 13 – 20, 2018:  Roatan Underwater Photo Fest.  Turquoise Bay Dive & Beach Resort, Roatan, Honduras.  Contact: Roatan Charter.  Phone: 1-800-282-8932.  email: info@roatan.com  Web: www.Roatan.com

dema-logo-100November 14-17, 2018Dema Show.  42nd Annual Industry Trade Show.  South Hall.  LasVegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV.   Phone: 800-687-7469, email:  Web: www.demashow.com

2019

January TBA, 2019Surf Expo.  43rd Annual Industry Trade Show.  Orange County Convention Center – North or South Halls, 9899 International Drive, Orlando, FL.  For exhibiting space contact Rod Tomlinson, Surf Expo, 1145 Sanctury Parkway, Alpharetta, GA 30009.  Toll Free Phone: 800-947-7873.  Phone: 678-781-7900.  Fax: 678-781-7920.  email:  rod.tomlinson@surfexpo.com  Direct: 678-781-7914.  Web: www.surfexpo.com

January TBA, 2019:  Lone Star State Dive & Travel Show / World of Water.  Date & Location TBA.  5th Annual Consumer Dive and Travel Exposition.   Contact Jim Gentile, World of Water, Inc., 784 Bonnie Brae Court, Bolingbrook, IL 60440.  Phone: 630-209-2445.  Fax: 630-783-1406.  email: jim.gentile@ourworldunderwater.com  or visit www.ourworldunderwater.com  Visit Dive Industry Association at Booths TBA

January 11-14, 2019Paris International Dive Show.  21st Annual Consumer Dive Show.  Exhibition Park, Porte de Versailles, Paris, France.  (Fri-Mon) Contact: Helene de Tayrae, Show Manager, HP Communication, 115 Avenue de Paris, F-94160, Saint-Mande, France.  Phone: 33 (0) 1-43-74-72-89  Fax: 33 (0) 1-43-65-8173  Email: info@salondelaplongee.com  Web: www.salondelaplongee.com

January 19-27, 2019: Boot Dusseldorf, 50th International Boat Show.  Dusseldorf, Germany. Diving Pavilion in Hall 3. Contact: Justin Kesselring, Project Manager, Messe Dusseldorf North America, 150 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 2920, Chicago, IL 60601.  Phone: 312-781-5180.  Fax: 312-781-5188.  email: info@mdna.com   Blog: http://blog.mdna.com    Web:  http://www.mdna.com/trade-shows/details/boot   Twitter: twitter.com/mdnachicago

February 5-7, 2019Underwater Intervention. Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA.  Underwater Intervention is the combined annual conference of the Association of Diving Contractors International (ADCI) and the ROV Committee of the Marine Technology Society (MTS).  Contact Rebecca Roberts, Underwater Intervention, 5206 FM 1960 West, Suite 102, Houston, TX 77069.  Phone: 281-893-8539.  Toll-Free: 800-316-2188.  Fax: 281-893-5118.  Email: rroberts@adc-usa.org or Visit them at www.UnderwaterIntervention.com

February 16-17, 2019:  Our World-Underwater XLVIII.  Chicago Marriott O’Hare, Chicago, IL.  49th Annual Consumer Dive and Travel Exposition.   Contact Jim Gentile, World of Water, Inc., 784 Bonnie Brae Court, Bolingbrook, IL 60440.  Phone: 630-209-2445.  Fax: 630-783-1406. email: jim.gentile@ourworldunderwater.com  or visit www.ourworldunderwater.com  Visit Dive Industry Association at Booth TBA

February 22-23, 2019:  Balto/DC Dive Show.  Washington, D.C.  Contact: Brian Miller, US Dive Shows LLC.  Phone: 410-458-0260.  email: brian@usdiveshows.com  Web:  www.usdiveshows.com

March 8-10, 2019:  The Boston Sea Rovers 65th Annual International Underwater Clinic.  CoCo Key Hotel & Water Resort, Danvers, MA   Contact David Caldwell, Exhibit Co-Chairman, Email: djc.searover@gmail.com or visit www.bostonsearovers.com

March 29-31, 2019:  Beneath The Sea.  43rd Annual International Oceans Exposition.  New Jersey Meadowlands Expo Center, Secaucus, NJ.  Contact Armand Zigahn, 495 New Rochelle Road, Suite 2A, Bronxville, NY 10708. Toll Free Phone: 800-536-3976.  Phone: 914-664-4310.  Fax: 914-664-4315. email: info@beneaththesea.org  or visit www.beneaththesea.org  Visit Dive Industry Association at Booth TBA

April 8-13, 2019FDIC.  The World’s largest Firefighting Training Conference and Exhibition.  Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact Eric J. Schlett.  Web: www.fdic.com

April 26-27, 2019:  SFO Dive & Travel Show.  Santa Clara, CA.  Contact: Brian Miller, US Dive Shows LLC.  Phone: 410-458-0260.  email: brian@usdiveshows.com  Web:  www.usdiveshows.com

dema-logo-100November 13-16, 2019Dema Show.  43rd Annual Industry Trade Show.  South Hall.  Orange County Convention Center,  9899 International Drive, Orlando, Florida.  Phone: 800-687-7469, email:   Web: www.demashow.com  Visit Dive Industry Foundation at Booth TBA

2020

March 6-8, 2020:  The Boston Sea Rovers 66th Annual International Underwater Clinic.  CoCo Key Hotel & Water Resort, Danvers, MA   Contact David Caldwell, Exhibit Co-Chairman, Email: djc.searover@gmail.com or visit www.bostonsearovers.com

April 20-25, 2020FDIC.  The World’s largest Firefighting Training Conference and Exhibition.  Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact Eric J. Schlett.  Web: www.fdic.com

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