Conferences, Trade Shows & Events
Outdoor Industry Association sponsors and/or hosts the following events which help share knowledge, stimulate innovation, and support business success across the outdoor industry.
- Rendezvous® – Rendezvous, the annual leadership forum for the outdoor industry, brings together hundreds of industry decision makers for three days of education, networking, service projects and outdoor activities. October 7 - 9, 2014 - The Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC
- Outdoor Retailer – As title sponsor of the largest outdoor industry trade show in the world, OIA hosts the Industry Breakfast on the first day of the show and partners with Outdoor Retailer to bring Outdoor University educational workshops to the show. OIA members also receive discounts on booth space and furnishings.
- Industry Breakfast at Outdoor Retailer – A longstanding tradition, Outdoor Retailer attendees joined OIA and VF Outdoor / Action Sports Coalition for a complimentary breakfast and inspiring keynote by Sally Jewell, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior. To Rewind...this session will be posted in Outdoor University by mid-February.
- Capitol Summit – We encourage you to join the Outdoor Industry Association as outdoor executives come to Washington DC for the OIA Capitol Summit. This is your opportunity to represent your business and the outdoor industry to members of Congress and the Obama administration on issues that affect your bottom line.