March 22-24, 2017
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, FL
PRODUCED BY:
American Pet Products Association (APPA) Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA)

Schedule-at-a-Glance

Global Pet Expo
March 22-24, 2017

Orange County Convention Center | Orlando, FL

Exhibit Hall Hours:
Wednesday, March 22: 9 am - 6 pm
Thursday, March 23: 9 am - 6 pm
Friday, March 24: 9 am - 5 pm

 

Monday, March 20 

Registration & Badge Pick Up
8:00 AM -6:00 PM
Registration, Lobby B  

 

Tuesday, March 21

Registration & Badge Pick Up
7:30 AM -6:00 PM
Registration, Lobby B  

 

Wednesday, March 22 

Registration & Badge Pick Up
7:00 AM -6:00 PM
Registration, Lobby B 

Seminar: Trends in Online Purchasing of Pet Products
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Room W204C
Presented by: David Sprinke, Packaged Facts  

Special Event: Global Pet Expo Petworking Reception
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Registration Hall A, Level 1, Orange County Convention Center
Sponsored by Pets Add Life
Free to Attend 

 

Thursday, March 23

Registration & Badge Pick Up
7:30 AM -6:00 PM
Registration, Lobby B  

Special Event: Global Pet Expo Industry Breakfast & Retailer Excellence Awards Ceremony
8:00 AM - 8:45AM
Valencia Ballroom – 4th Floor
Key Speaker: Bob Vetere, President & CEO of APPA 

Seminar: 2017-2018 APPA National Pet Owners Survey Debut
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room W204C
Presented by: Julie Springer, APPA Research Analys 

APPA Young Professionals Meet-Up
2:00 PM
Show Floor, Global Pet Expo Sports Bar

Seminar: Key Trends and Developments in Global Pet Care
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Room W204C
Presented by: Stefan Anbro, Senior Research Analyst, Euromonitor International  

Special Event: New Products Showcase Awards Presentation
Start time: 5:00 PM
Show Floor in the New Products Showcase 

New Member Welcome for First Time Exhibitors
6:00pm - 7:00pm
APPA Member Services Booth #2401

 

Friday, March 24

Registration & Badge Pick Up
8:00 AM -5:00 PM
Registration, Lobby B 

Special Event: The APPA Professional Women's Network Breakfast
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
Room W209
Co-hosts: APPA Professional Women's Group & APPA Young Professionals
Guest Speaker: Dr. Dani McVety 

APPA Young Professionals Meet-Up
11:00 AM
Show Floor, APPA Booth #2401