| Feb 4, 2015
| 9:23 AM
The organizers of a five-day technology expo coming to Orlando shared a few more details with the media Wednesday.
The conference, which will come to Orlando Oct. 2-6, will use several facilities across the city, including the new Dr. Phillps Center for...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 1:53 PM
Who knows what will be seen at the Orange County Convention Center any given day?
One of the strangest combinations in recent memory was when cheerleaders, religious broadcasters, Mary Kay representatives and comic-book fans dressed in costume shared...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 9:54 AM
Orlando Gift Show, today, Orange County Convention Center, 6,500. Not open to the public.
Fencetech, Wednesday-Friday, Orange County Convention Center, 4,000. Not open to the public.
Keller Williams Family Reunion, Saturday-Feb. 11, Orange...
| Dec 29, 2014
Executives at Skyline Attractions are talking about a revolution.
"Orlando is undoubtedly the amusement-park capital of the world," said Skyline president Jeff Pike. "It is not the amusement-park supplier capital of the world, and that makes zero...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 5:25 AM
Around 2,500 customers in one of Orlando's main tourist area were left without power Monday afternoon, which prompted elevator rescues and affected traffic lights, according to officials.
Duke Energy customers along International Drive, from SeaWorld to...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 9:28 AM
The school bully might feel a little nervous if he visits the Orange County Convention Center this week.
Thousands of educators and school administrators, hailing from all 50 states and more than 40 countries, were in town for a look at the latest in...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 3:25 PM
Alan Farms says the need for students to engage with technology at New Beginnings High School in Winter Haven, where he leads academic programs, means educators need to keep up.
"The YouTube generation learns differently than we did," Farms said at a...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 11:46 AM
U.S. Open Taekwondo Championships, Wednesday-Sunday, Orange County Convention Center, 5,000. Open to the public.
Florida Educational Technology Conference 2015, Wednesday-Friday, Orange County Convention Center, 11,000. Not open to the...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 10:14 AM
Wesleyan Church Conference, today-Thursday, Orange County Convention Center, 2,000. Not open to the public.
Orlando Condo Craze and HOAs Expo, Wednesday, Orange County Convention Center, 500. Not open to the public.
It Works! Global...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 1:07 AM
Don’t feel sorry for pedicab driver Catherine Ojeda if you ever see her drenched in sweat and peddling with all her might on International Drive.
“Most people who pedicab do this because they enjoy it,” Ojeda says.
In 2006, Ojeda...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 2:55 PM
If you have ever attended a conference, chances are you have taken home some "swag."
The giveaway game has become a $20 billion industry, with more growth expected this year.
Industry professionals say sales of their promotional products help...