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Tag - Conventions
The Optical Society Holds 100th Annual Meeting in Rochester
Monday, October 17, 2016 6:16 PM by Rachel Laber
Innovations from more than 600 scientific, technical and educational presentations will be highlighted during The Optical Society’s (OSA) 100th Annual Meeting, Frontiers in Optics (FiO)/Laser Congress (LS) 2016 in Rochester, N.Y October 17th to 20 th .
Drum Corps Associates World Championships Set to Begin in Rochester
Friday, September 2, 2016 1:00 PM by Rachel Laber
10,000 Competitors and Fans to Visit Rochester Rochester, N.Y. (Sept. 2, 2016) – Officials from Drum Corps Associates (DCA), Monroe County, the City of Rochester and Visit Rochester today announced
Nothing Somber About Funeral Convention in Rochester
Thursday, August 11, 2016 4:56 PM by Visit Rochester
The New York State Funeral Directors Association (NYSFDA) will host its annual statewide convention in Rochester, August 14 - 17, 2016. The event is expected to bring 600 funeral directors, guests and
Handbell Ensembles and Soloists to Perform in Rochester, NY
Monday, July 11, 2016 12:30 PM by Visit Rochester
Music aficionados in and around Rochester, NY will have the opportunity to experience the unique sights and sounds of the English handbell July 12-16 at a number of daily concerts, when Handbell
Active Service Members Offered Free Admission to RMSC All Summer
Friday, May 27, 2016 9:37 AM by Visit Rochester
Active service members and up to five family members are offered free admission to the Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC) from Memorial Day through Labor Day as RMSC becomes a Blue Star Museum.
World Kobudo Federation Holds International Conference in Rochester, N.Y.
Thursday, May 5, 2016 11:29 AM by Rachel Laber
Visit Rochester welcomes the World Kobudo Federation to Rochester, N.Y., May 6-8 for the group’s biennial International Martial Arts Conference.
Inaugural convention to draw fans of comics, television and film Flower City Comic Con, a brand new convention for fans – by fans – will debut this weekend in Rochester, N.Y. Flower City Comic
More than 2,000 Delegates Meet in Rochester for 2016 NYSUT Convention Representatives of one of largest teachers' unions in the country meet to advocate for public education Rochester, N.Y., April
Rochester Welcomes 2,200 High School Students to Convention Center
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 1:08 PM by Visit Rochester
Rochester Welcomes 2,200 High School Students to Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center Annual DECA conference returns to Rochester for 19 th consecutive year Rochester, N.Y., March