Pest Control Conferences, Events & Trade Shows in 2017

November 1, 2016 Pest Control

Conferences, events, and workshops are great tools for any pest management professional to hone their professional skills, network with peers and learn from industry leaders.

If you find it hard to find the right event or workshop related to your industry, here’s a list of top conferences, events, and workshops scheduled to be held in 2017.

January Events

Event Name: Purdue Pest Management Conference 2017

Location: West Lafayette, Indiana

Start Date: January 9-11, 2017

Description: The Purdue Pest Management Conference is one of the largest and oldest pest management conferences in the United States. It’s a great event to not only learn the latest in progressive pest management but connect with professionals in the industry.

 

Event Name: PESTED 2017

Location:

Quiet Cannon, Montebello, California (January 10th )

Red Lion/Woodlake Hotel, Sacramento, California (January 12th)

Description: PESTED, a New York-based pest management and consulting company will organize PESTED 2017 in California. Please, get in touch with Kevin Hurley, the owner of PESTED for more information on the event.

 

Event Name: Western Coast Rodent Academy

Location: To be announced

Start Date: January 16-18

Description: The event information will be announced shortly. We will update this space as soon as it’s announced.

 

Event Name: NPMA Eastern Conference

Location: Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City, Atlantic City, NJ

Start Date: January 18-20, 2017

Description: Organized by the New York Pest Management Association (NPMA), the NPMA Eastern Conference brings you a unique chance to expand your professional network and learn from the industry leaders.

 

Event Name: NYPMA Bed Bug Workshop

Location: Marriott, LaGuardia Airport

Start Date: January 31, 2017

Description: Organized by the New York Pest Management Association (NPMA), the NPMA Bed Bug Workshop is useful for small business owners as well as other pest management professionals aspiring to improve their skills and grow their network.

 

February Events

Event Name: Wildlife Expo

Location: Sheraton Memphis Downtown/Memphis Convention Center, Memphis, TN

Start Date: February 4-6, 2017

Description: The Wildlife Expo will be organized by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) along with the National Wildlife Control Operators Association (NWCOA). The Wildlife Expo will conduct an educational program offering technical as well as business-related information to industry professionals.

 

Event Name: Southern Conference

Location:  Hilton Memphis, Memphis, TN

Start Date: February 7-8, 2017

Description: Southern Conference is a part of the regional conferences series organized by the New York Pest Management Association (NPMA). For program details and information on hotel reservation, download this PDF.

 

Event Name: ACE Workshop

Location: Firekeeper’s Casino, Battle Creek, Michigan

Start Date: February 22, 2017

Description: The ACE Workshop is hosted by the Michigan Pest Management Association in conjunction with the 2017 Winter Meeting. At ACE Workshop, pest management professionals can get the Associate Certified Entomologist Certification through the Entomological Society of America. Please, learn more about the ACE Workshop here.

 

Event Name: MPMA Winter Meeting

Location: Firekeeper’s Casino, Battle Creek, MI

Start Date: February 23-24, 2017

Description: The MPMA Winter Meeting is hosted by the Michigan Pest Management Association in conjunction with the ACE Workshop. The event includes Winter Meeting Banquet and MDA recertification credits. The MPMA Winter Meeting 2017 has a power-packed agenda which includes a unique lineup of technical training from distinguished industry speakers.

 

March Events

Event Name: Thermal Radiation Bed Bug Conference

Location: Hilton Charlotte University Place, Charlotte, NC

Start Date: March 5, 2017 – March 7, 2017

Description: The Thermal Radiation Bed Bug Conference is a great event where pest management professionals can learn the latest developments in bed bug heat treatment and share best practices with their fellow heat treatment equipment operators.

 

Event Name: Legislative Day 2017

Location: Capital Hilton, Washington, DC

Start Date: March 12-14, 2017

Description: Organized by the NPMA, the Legislative Day offers a great opportunity for pest management professionals to make an impression on the Members of Congress and develop a relationship with their representatives, Senators and staff.

 

Event Name: Pest Management Canada 2017

Location: Westin Bayshore Vancouver

Start Date: March 16-18, 2017

Description: Hosted by Pest World Canada, the Pest Management Canada is the hub of professional networking, collaboration, learning, and fun.

 

April Events

Event Name: 2017 Global Summit of Pest Management Services

Location:  New York Hilton Midtown

Start Date: April 2017 (02 – 04 Apr)

Description: Hosted by the NPMA and the Confederation of European Pest Management Associations (CEPA), the Global Summit of Pest Management Services, 2017 will address the pressing issues concerning the clients and stakeholders in the global pest management industry.

 

June Events

Event Name: EXPO 2017

Location: Grand Californian Resort, Disneyland, California

Start Date: June 22-24, 2017

Description: Please, get in touch with the Pest Control Operators of California to learn more about this event.

 

July Events

Event Name: Academy 2017

Location: Westin Kierland Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, AZ

Start Date: July 19-21, 2017

Description: Presented by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), Academy is the annual summer conference which offers an interactive environment for pest management professionals joined by emerging industry leaders. The event provides an exclusive opportunity to learn from peers and share your knowledge apart from getting hands-on experience from the industry leaders.

 

Event Name: 2017 Carolinas/Mid-Atlantic Summer Conference

Location: Hilton Myrtle Beach, Myrtle Beach, SC

Start Date: July 28-30, 2017

Description: Carolinas/Mid-Atlantic Summer Conference is a part of the Regional Conference Series hosted by the New York Pest Management Association (NPMA). Please check back this space for more information on this event.

 

October Events

Event Name: NPMA PestWorld 2017

Location: Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD

Start Date: Tue October 24, 2017

Description: Presented by the National Pest Management Association, PestWorld conference offers exclusive opportunity to meet industry peers and exchange ideas and share knowledge.

Which One Are You Planning to Attend?

Conferences and workshops are a must for any pest management professional aspiring to further their career and build rapport with industry professionals. The events listed above are designed to help you enhance your professional skillsets and gain competitive advantage.

We hope you find this list useful. If you believe we have missed out on any event, please let us know in the comments below!

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