Industry Trade Shows, 2018

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January 12-15, 2018Paris International Dive Show.  20th 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:  Web:

January 19-20, 2018:  Baltimore/DC Dive Show.  Radisson Baltimore Inner Harbor Hotel, Baltimore, MD.  Contact:  Brad Nolan, US Dive Shows LLC.  Phone: 815-593-8888.  email:  Web:

January 20-28, 2018: Boot Dusseldorf, 49th 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:   Blog:    Web:   Twitter:

January 25-27, 2018Surf Expo.  42nd Annual Industry Trade Show.  Orange County Convention Center – North & 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:  Direct: 678-781-7914.  Web:


January 27-28, 2018:  Lone Star State Dive & Travel Show / World of Water  – Frisco, TX.  Embassy Suites Dallas-Frisco Hotel, Frisco, TX.  4th 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:  or visit  Visit Dive Industry Association at Booths TBA

February 15-19, 2018:  Miami International Boat Show.  Miami, FL.  Web:

February 17-18, 2018:  Our World-Underwater XLVIII.  Chicago Marriott O’Hare, Chicago, IL.  48th 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:  or visit  Visit Dive Industry Association at Booth TBA

February 20-22, 2018Underwater 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: or Visit them at

February or April (Date TBA), 2018:  The Great Northern Dive Show.  Event City,  Manchester, England.  Contact Ruth.  email:  Phone: 00447794 783390.  Web:

March 9-11, 2018The Boston Sea Rovers 64th Annual International Underwater Clinic.  CoCo Key Hotel & Water Resort, Danvers, MA   Contact David Caldwell, Exhibit Co-Chairman, Email: or visit



March 23-25, 2018Beneath The Sea.  42nd 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:  or visit


April 21-22, 2018:  Scuba & H2O Adventure Show.  Annual Scuba and Adventure Travel Show.  Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center, 1500 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 98402.  Contact: Rick Stratton.  Phone: 360-240-1874.  eMail: Web:  Visit Dive Industry Assoc. at Booth 328

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:

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:   Web:

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:  Web:


June 28 – 30, Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society. 51st Annual Scientific Meeting. Thursday 28 to Saturday 30 June 2018. Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA. Web: Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society

July, 2018:  SharkCon 2018.  Ocean Festival – Water Sports – Conservation Event.  5th Annual Event.  Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa, FL.  Contact Spencer Steward. email:  Web:

September 8-15, 2018Saint Lucia Dive Fest 2018.  Contact: Saint Lucia Tourist Board.  Phone: 1-800-456-39.84.  email:  Web:

September, 2018Surf Expo.  42nd Annual Industry Trade Show.  Orange County Convention Center – South Hall, 9899 International Drive, Orlando, FL.  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:  Web:

October, 9 – 13, 2018 2018 AAUS Diving For Science Symposium. The 2018 AAUS Diving for Science Symposium will be hosted by University of California Berkeley and University of California Davis in Tahoe City, CA from October 8-13, 2018.

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

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:  Visit Dive Industry Foundation at Booth TBA