Every year, the cycling industry faces a unique set of challenges akin to what other industries go through. However, the cycling industry has its own remedy to help overcome these challenges. Now in its fourth year, the IBD Summit is where top minds in bicycle retail gather to share ideas, learn from expert presenters and learn from one another with the goal of leaving better armed to face the challenges of our industry better than they did before they arrived. The IBD Summit curriculum is designed help you find new ways to build your business and plan for its future.
If they could, nearly every brand would launch new product to the media with world-class riding, gourmet food and in-depth, high-quality face time. The proven formula of PressCamp affords all companies national media exposure at a very reasonable price. It greatly reduces product launch out-of-office time and introduces many manufacturers to new media outlets. It’s simple, select the space and personnel package that fits your launch plans and show up with your story and samples. The second edition of Winter PressCamp will again be held in Southern California.
The SIA Snow Show will deliver the largest, most concentrated and authentic trade event in the snow sports industry. It is the first time globally that the styles, technologies, innovations, culture and energy of snow sports for 2015-16 will be presented. Industry professionals meet to engage in business, networking opportunities, parties, brand events and seminars to feel the true essence of snow sports.
For its inaugural year at Copper Mountain in 2014, the SIA On-Snow Demo/Ski-Ride Fest hosted a record number of attendees at its new location. We’re so excited to return to Copper Mountain for the 2015 On-Snow Demo/Ski-Ride Fest & Nordic Demo offering hundreds of 2015/16 skis, snowboards, boots, poles, helmets and accessories for buyers and media to compare side-by-side. Getting out on the snow is something the industry always looks forward to after wrapping up the SIA Snow Show at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver.
ISPO Munich draws more than 2,400 international exhibitors presenting a selection of sporting goods, athletic footwear and fashions from the outdoor, ski, action sports and performance sports to more than 81,000 visitors from 100-plus countries over four days.
The London Bike Show returns to London’s ExCel, promising an exciting experience for every kind of cyclist. Whether road cycling, mountain biking, BMX, cyclocross, family cycling or commuting is your thing, you’ll find plenty to interest you and have a great day at the show. As well as being able to see the latest bikes, clothing, components and accessories, you will also be able to enjoy our fantastic attractions.
The Montreal Bicycle Show is the largest consumer show in Canada dedicated to bicycles and tourism, drawing more than 250 exhibitors. This year’s program includes conferences hosted by bicycle and cycling tourism specialists, product and service launches, mechanical workshops, competitions, a bicycle test track and many other attractions.
The Youth Bike Summit is a three-day conference geared toward youth, bikes, education, advocacy and leadership. People from different disciplines, backgrounds and ages gather together to learn, share, network and explore how bicycling can be a catalyst for positive social change. There will be keynote speakers, hands-on workshops, panel presentations (many led by youth!), and lots of other opportunities for youth and adults to share ideas about what biking can mean for youth, families, communities and our planet.
Specifically developed for managers of the outdoor, cycle and running retail industries, this program will send graduates back to their respective stores with advanced leadership skills that will give them tools and a competitive advantage to increase profitability and performance.