The List: 2018 conventions, Jan. 14, 2018

Mon, Jan 15, 2018 (2 a.m.)

Convention Website Dates Expected attendees
1 CES 2018 ces.tech Jan. 9-12 175,000
2 SEMA (Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week) 2018 semashow.com Oct. 30-Nov. 2 160,000
3 National Association of Broadcasters 2018 nabshow.com April 9-12 103,000
4 MAGIC Marketplace Fall Show 2018 ubmfashion.com/shows/magic Aug. 13-15 85,000
5 MAGIC Marketplace Spring Show 2018 ubmfashion.com/shows/magic Feb. 12-14 83,000
6 Shooting, Hunting & Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) shotshow.org Jan. 23-26 64,500
7 World of Concrete worldofconcrete.com Jan. 23-26 60,000
8a Las Vegas Market — Winter 2018 lasvegasmarket.com Jan. 28-Feb. 1 50,000
8b Las Vegas Market — Summer 2018 lasvegasmarket.com July 29-Aug. 2 50,000
10 ASD Las Vegas — March 2018 asdonline.com March 11-14 46,000
11 ASD Las Vegas — July/August 2018 asdonline.com July 29-Aug. 1 44,000
12a Nightclub and Bar Show 2018 ncbshow.com March 27-28 39,000
12b JCK Show lasvegas.jckonline.com June 1-4 39,000
14 International Communications Industries Association/Infocomm 2018 infocommshow.org June 6-8 38,000
15 RECon 2018 icsc.org May 20-23 37,000
16 Cosmoprof North America 2018 cosmoprofnorthamerica.com July 29-31 35,000
17a Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society Annual Conference & Exhibition himssconference.org March 5-9 30,000
17b National Automobile Dealers Association Annual Winter National Convention 2018 show.nada.org March 23-25 30,000
17c National Hardware Show 2018 nationalhardwareshow.com May 8-10 30,000
17d National Association of Convenience Stores Inc. Annual Meeting & Exposition 2018 nacsonline.com/nacsshow Oct. 8-10 30,000
21 International Security Conference — ISC West 2018 iscwest.com April 10-13 29,000
22 G2E: Global Gaming Expo 2018 globalgamingexpo.com Oct. 9-11 26,000
23a AVN Adult Entertainment Expo 2017 adultentertainmentexpo.com Jan. 24-27 25,000
23b International Surface Event 2018 intlsurfaceevent.com Jan. 29-Feb. 1 25,000
23c International Esthetics, Cosmetics & Spa Conference/International Beauty Show Las Vegas 2018 ibslasvegas.com/iecsc.com June 23-25 25,000
23d American International Motorcycle Expo aimexpousa.com Oct. 11-14 25,000
27a International Vision Expo West 2018 west.visionexpo.com Sept. 27-29 23,000
27b Specialty Graphics Annual National Convention 2018 sgia.org Oct. 18-20 23,000
29a Safari Club International 46th Annual Hunter’s Convention showsci.org Jan. 31-Feb. 3 21,000
29b ASIS International 2018 securityexpo.asisonline.org Sept. 24-27 21,000
31a Promotional Products Association International Expo 2018 expo.ppai.org Jan. 14-18 20,000
31b Heli Expo 2018 heliexpo.rotor.org Feb. 27-March 1 20,000
31c Nerium International Annual Conference 2018 nerium.com/events July 19-21 20,000
31d SuperZoo West 2018 superzoo.org July 25-27 20,000
35 Hospitality Design Expo & Conference 2018 hdexpo.com May 2-4 17,500
36 Licensing International Expo 2018 licensingexpo.com May 22-24 16,000
37a American Water Works Association 2018 Annual Conference and Exposition awwa.org June 11-14 15,000
37b American Poolplayers Association Inc. 2018 National Team Championships poolplayers.com/tournament-information Aug. 9-18 15,000
39 SupplySide Expo West Trade Show & Conference 2018 expowest.com Nov. 6-10 14,700
40a ABC Kids Expo 2018 theabcshow.com Oct. 7-10 14,000
40b Live Design International 2018 ldishow.com Oct. 19-21 14,000
42a WPPI Wedding & Portrait Photographers Conference Expo 2018 wppiexpo.com Feb. 24-28 12,000
42b National Association for Pizzeria Operators Annual International Pizza Expo 2018 pizzaexpo.com March 20-22 12,000
42c Waste Expo 2018 wasteexpo.com April 24-26 12,000
42d IMEX America 2018 imexamerica.com Oct. 16-18 12,000
46a Off-Price Specialist Show — Spring 2018 offpriceshow.com Feb. 10-13 11,500
46b Off-Price Specialist Show — Fall 2018 offpriceshow.com Aug. 11-14 11,500
48a Anne Holland Ventures Inc. National Marijuana Business Conference 2018 mjbizconference.com Nov. 14-16 10,000
48b 2018 Diving Equipment & Marketing Association Show (DEMA Show) demashow.com Nov. 14-17 10,000

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