Future Show Dates
- Summer Market 2014
Demo Day: August 5
Education & Tradeshow: August 6 - 9
OIA SWG Meetings at ORWM 2014
Education on DemandMany of the Outdoor University educational sessions at Outdoor Retailer have been recorded and are available to the public. Search the OU Digital Library
Education & Exhibit Dates:
January 21, 2014 Demo Days
January 22 - 25, 2014 Education and Exhibit Days
Salt Lake City, UT
2014 Advocacy Leadership Awards
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
6:30 PM Dinner and Awards
The Advocacy Leadership Awards (former Thought Leader Dinner) recognize individuals who have significantly contributed to the advancement of the outdoor industry's stature in public policy. Join us as we congratulate the winners of the 2014 OIA Advocacy Leadership Award, Mike Ratchford of W.L Gore Associates, and Sutton Bacon of Nantahala Outdoor Center; and present our Friend of the Industry Award to the Governor of Utah, Gary Herbert.
Tickets: $55 advance / $65 at the door
Table: $400 for a table of 8
The future of your business, your employees, and your customers is important to the Outdoor Industry Association, which is why we are offering nearly 50 free business education sessions through Outdoor University® at Outdoor Retailer Winter Market.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
7:00am - 8:45am Industry Breakfast
9:00am - 4:00pm Educational Sessions
Thursday, January 23, 2014
7:00am - 4:00pm Educational Sessions
Friday, January 24, 2014
7:00am - 4:00pm Education Sessions
Educational session content coming mid-December
Outdoor Retailer General Housing is OPEN
General housing for Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2014, is now open. Pre-registered attendees and exhibitors are encouraged to book rooms through the OR Official Housing partner, Travel Planners, in order to guarantee and secure show accommodations. It is Outdoor Retailer's mission to provide the highest level of service in our efforts to fulfill the housing needs of those qualified particpants wishing to attend Outdoor Retailer.
Attendee Housing Information:
Attendees include retail representatives, importers/distributors, independent reps and working media. To qualify for general housing and receive access to the housing portal, attendees must have a completed registration in the OR registration system. All confirmed attendees will receive an email including a link to the housing site.
Exhibitor Housing Information:
To be eligible for general housing, exhibitors must have a completed contract and payment on record with Outdoor Retailer. Tradeshow related communications are sent to the show contact listed in the executed contract. The tradeshow contact may complete reservations for all team members attending OR. All exhibitors who meet the criteria will receive an email including a link to the housing site.
Outdoor Retailer is providing OR registrants FREE shuttles to and from hotels located in the surrounding areas, just outside of the immediate walking distance of the Salt Palace, during the show. Shuttles will be leaving every 20-30 minutes for the convenience of attendees and exhibitors. The light-rail TRAX system will be providing transportation from the Airport to downtown and outer lying areas of the city – including 6 TRAX light-rail stops in the convention district downtown "Free Fare Zone."
OIA members with additional questions or concerns, please call toll-free 855-355-0310 or email ORHousing@tphousing.com