DEMA Show 2020 | November 4-7, 2020 | Ernest N. Morial Convention Center | New Orleans, LA

DEMA SHOW IS THE GLOBAL DESTINATION

for everyone and anyone who is passionate about the diving industry. Whether you’re a loyal attendee or this is your first DEMA Show, the Show is a MUST-attend event if you want to experience the latest industry trends and develop business and professional relationships in a face-to-face setting unlike any other.

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275+ Education Sessions

26% of attendees are NEW to DEMA Show each year

85% of attendees come to DEMA Show to evaluate and demo new products

Select Criteria: Session Type = Special Sessions (Open to All)

Wednesday, November 13, 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

  • Room: W202BC
Fact: NOT having an active social media presence (including running regular ads on your pages) is like closing the front doors to your dive store and being surprised at the results. It’s just not possible to run an effective dive business today without engaging customers on your social media pages... Read More
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DEMA Seminar Speaker
Lynn Switanowski
Founder and President
Creative Business Consulting Group
  • Special Sessions (Open to All)

Thursday, November 14, 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM

  • Room: W300
Engage with DEMA Members, the DEMA Board of Directors and DEMA Committee Members, and learn how YOU can be involved in the diving industry’s trade association! Join DEMA President Tom Ingram for breakfast and an information-filled morning, along with fellow industry leaders and influencers as you learn about the importance... Read More
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DEMA Seminar Speaker
Tom Ingram
President and CEO
DEMA
  • Special Sessions (Open to All)

Thursday, November 14, 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

  • Room: W202BC
While hikers are passionate about national parks, divers can embrace national marine sanctuaries as places for respite, enjoyment and adventure. National marine sanctuaries, our nation's underwater parks, are some of the most unique places in the world to dive and explore. These special places are the best solution to protect... Read More
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DEMA Seminar Speaker
Debby Boyce
Owner
Discovery Diving
DEMA Seminar Speaker
Jim Ritterhoff
Executive Director/ Co-founder
Force Blue
DEMA Seminar Speaker
John Armor
Director
NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
DEMA Seminar Speaker
Mike Goldberg
Owner
Key Dives
Speaker
Sarah Fangman
Superintendent
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary
  • Special Sessions (Open to All)

Friday, November 15, 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM

  • Room: W203AB
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  • Special Sessions (Open to All)
  • Room: W202BC
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  • Special Sessions (Open to All)

Friday, November 15, 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

  • Room: W202BC
Bryan A. Lober will discuss threats to Florida’s water quality, risks to Florida’s ocean and coastal economy, and the importance of having a big picture understanding Florida’s connected water and land resources. Bryan, a native Floridian, is an avid recreational diver, Brevard County Commissioner and Brevard’s representative on the Indian... Read More
Speaker(s)
DEMA Seminar Speaker
Bryan A Lober
Brevard County Commissioner, District 2
  • Special Sessions (Open to All)

Saturday, November 16, 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM

  • Room: W202BC
Learn tricks that cannot be found online. We will discuss how to get videos on the first page of YouTube. Bring your computer, username and password for Google. These are power hacks that every search marketer should know. Anyone with a phone now has the power to broadcast videos at... Read More
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DEMA Seminar Speaker
Steve Huskey
COO, a.k.a. The Wizard of Google
High 5 Promotions
  • Special Sessions (Open to All)