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Orlando's Hotter Than Ever

If there's one factor planners should be aware of when looking at Orlando, it is that the Central Florida city is growing beyond the amusement parks that created it.

Experience the New Orange!

At the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC), we are proud to be known as “The Center of Hospitality.” This symbolizes outstanding service to our clients and community, motivating their desire to return and enhancing the community's reputation for excellence.

The Face of CONVENTIONS - Kathie Canning, Executive Director, Orange County Convention Center

The award-winning Orange County Convention Center, located in the heart of the Orlando Convention District and only 15 minutes from the Orlando International Airport, provides a multitude of event options in two beautiful buildings—the West and the North/South.

The Orange County Convention Center – The Center of Hospitality

The Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) is the primary public convention center for the Central Florida region, known throughout the world as the home of Walt Disney World, SeaWorld, and Universal Studios among other tourist destinations.

HFTP Announces 2016 Paragon Award Recipients

Raman (R. P.) Rama B. Com, CHA Emeritus, CHTP, CHAE and Kris S. Shoemaker, CMA, CGFO, CHAE, CHTP, CPFIM will be honored at HFTP’s Annual Convention this October.

Big changes are happening at the country’s second-largest convention center

The 7-million-square-foot Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) is inching closer to the completion of its multimillion-dollar, five-year Capital Improvement Plan (CIP).

The Complete Package for Medical Meetings

The Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Fla., is no stranger to medical meetings. In fact, according to Gwen Wilson, public relations manager for the OCCC, Orlando is the “complete package” for medical meetings when combined with the Orlando International Airport, hotels and area attractions.

Orlando's Orange County Convention Center Reveals Expansion Plans

Orlando, FL - Following a feasibility study conducted by Populous, the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando has revealed plans for an expansion that management hopes will take place over the next 20 years.

Orange County Convention Center

Since it first opened its doors in 1983, the Orange County Convention Center has grown from being a 150,000-square-foot event center serving its local community to one of the nation’s largest convention facilities. The Orlando, Fla., convention center today offers more than 2 million square feet of exhibition space in two buildings and hosts more than 200 conventions, tradeshows, meetings, banquets, consumer events and public-ticketed events annually.

Breakout Spotlight: Orange County Convention Center

One of the largest convention center facilities in the country, the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) has 2.1 million square feet of total exhibit and event space, with 74 meeting rooms (49 in the West Building and 24 in the North/South Building), 232 total breakout rooms and a total meeting capacity of 18,000.
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