Meet 10 of the conferences and conventions meeting in Rochester, NY this April

New York State Recreation & Parks Society-Annual Conference 2017

April 1-4

Parks and Rec meeting in Rochester
The New York State Recreation and Park Society was founded in 1940 and incorporated in 1960. NYSRPS is the principal organization promoting quality recreation and park opportunities for all citizens of New York State through education, training, technical assistance and other support to local, county, state and federal recreation and park providers. This April the New York State Recreation and Park Society will visit Rochester for a 3-day event of professional development, networking, camaraderie and more!

Facebook: @nysrps
Twitter: @NYSRPS_Inc

Future Business Leaders of America-Annual State Leadership Conference 2017

April 3-7

Students sit on a stair case holding awards

The Future Business Leaders of America's mission is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. Members develop essential soft skills by holding chapter officer positions at the local, state, and national levels; by networking with accomplished business professionals; and by participating in business-focused workshops, seminars, and academic competitions. Student members demonstrate their business expertise at high-profile regional, state, and national competitive events.


National American Sign Language & English Bilingual Consortium for Early Childhood-8th Annual ASL English Summit

April 5-9

ASL Conference in Rochester
The National ASL and English Bilingual Consortium for Early Childhood Education is a non-profit organization of professionals who are dedicated to the development, management, and coordination of ASL/English bilingual early childhood programs for children who are deaf and hard of hearing and their families. Our mission is to promote the development, management, and coordination of ASL and English bilingual early childhood education for children who are deaf and hard of hearing and their families.

Facebook:  @bilingualece
Twitter: @ecesummit


The Landmark Society of Western New York-Statewide Preservation Conference

April 6-8

Landmark Society Conference
The Landmark Society of Western New York, Inc., is one of the nation’s oldest and most active historic preservation organizations. It is a not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to preserving, interpreting, and fostering interest in the architectural, historical and cultural heritage of our region. The Landmark Society’s service area covers nine counties in western New York centered on the City of Rochester.

Facebook: @TheLandmarkSociety
Twitter: @LandmarkSociety

New York Association of Town Superintendents of Highways- Western New York Equipment Show

April 10-12

Highway Managers in Rochester
NYSAOTSOH is the state's largest transportation association representing Highway Superintendents in 932 towns and other related industry professionals. The Association seeks to:
Act as a medium of instruction in highway construction and maintenance

  • Ensure better and safer highways
  • Provide efficient public service
  • Realize economies, through exchange of ideas, cooperation, and coordination
  • Promote and support legislation that will benefit the best interest of the people in the towns
  • Promote the principle of Home-Rule
  • Defend the town form of government
Facebook: @nystownhwys


Association for Computing Machinery-NY Celebration of Women in Computing

April 21-22

Computing Conference in Rochester
This regional conference is modeled after the international Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference. The conference intends to promote the academic, social and professional growth of all who attend. Students, faculty and technology leaders will meet to share research, learn about computing opportunities, network with other women in academia and industry and explore issues common to women in computing.

Facebook: @nycwic


New York State Town Clerks Association-Annual Conference 2017

April 23-26

New York State Town Clerks Meet in Rochester, NY
The New York State Town Clerks Association was founded in 1982 and our mission remains the same today as it was 35 years ago.  NYSTCA officers, along with 20 District Directors work to support, encourage, and provide continuing education for Town Clerks and Deputies across New York State.  District Directors also serve as liaisons to our State Agencies, bringing members important information and representing our interests.

Bivona Child Advocacy Center-Ninth Annual Bivona Summit on Child Abuse

April 27-28

Bivona Conference in Rochester
Bivona's Annual Child Abuse Summit is nationally recognized as the premier conference in the Northeast region. This cutting-edge multidisciplinary training is for social workers, law enforcement, prosecutors, mental health and medical professionals, school personnel, day care providers, the faith-based community and more. Workshops are being presented by national and local experts.

Facebook: @Bivonacac
Twitter: @Bivonacac

American Baptist Churches of NYS-NYS American Baptist Women’s Conference

April 27-30

American Baptist Women Meet in Rochester, Ny
AB Women’s Ministries is a Christ-centered ministry with a commitment to encourage and empower women and girls to serve God and become leaders in the Church community.

Facebook: @abcnys
Twitter: @ABCNewYorkState


Grand United Order of Odd Fellows-Area 1 Regional Meeting

April 28-30

8 members of the Grand Order of Oddfellows
The Oddfellows strengthen the bonds of Friendship, Love and Truth within their members and community and many famous people have been among their ranks including Frederick Douglass the well-known abolitionist from Rochester, NY. The Oddfellows held their Biennial Movable Convention in Rochester in August of 2016.