The DEMA Show Hotel Block is officially open! Start your planning for the Show, taking place November 13-16 in Orlando, FL by booking your room reservation in the DEMA Show Hotel Block, featuring exclusive exhibitor and attendee rates and benefits at three hotels convenient to the West Halls where DEMA Show 2019 will take place.
Reserve your rooms today before the DEMA Show block sells out!
The Need for Marine Life Protection Highlighted at DEMA Dive in Day
On March 20th, DEMA met with Florida Legislators to discuss several bills proposed that, if enacted, would help protect marine life in the state of Florida. The meetings were part of DEMA's annual Dive In Day at the Capitol, an annual event showcasing recreational diving's importance to Florida's economy by encouraging DEMA Members to exhibit inside the Tallahassee Florida Capitol building entrance hall and to speak with Florida lawmakers.
Learn more about this year's Dive In Day and the specific topics discussed with Legislators.
Deadline to Submit Proposals for DEMA Sponsored Education at DEMA Show 2019 is TODAY!
Know of a great speaker for DEMA Show 2019? Share DEMA's Call for Abstracts for DEMA Show 2019 with them NOW! DEMA is seeking highly motivated and qualified speakers to help provide educational content as part of DEMA's Seminar Package Educational Programming.
Help Build DEMA-Sponsored Education Program for DEMA Show 2019: Volunteer Today!
DEMA is seeking DEMA Member retailers as volunteers to help create an extraordinary education program for DEMA Show 2019. Peer Reviewers will help DEMA determine if proposed educational programming is relevant to the current needs of the dive retailer, and whether the proposed program makes difficult or complex topics easy to understand and useful for those in the business of diving.
DEMA is now accepting nominations for the prestigious Reaching Out Award. Since 1989, the Reaching Out Award has been presented to individuals who have made a significant contribution to the sport of diving by "reaching out" in some special way to improve the sport for everyone.
The deadline for online submissions is 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time on Friday, May 31, 2019.