From saltwater to freshwater with pond and aquatic animals, we have it all. Consumers and retailers are invited to join us for educational seminars and a robust show floor filled with hobbyists from entry level to the most sophisticated aquarium keepers, as well as livestock and equipment experts and the industry’s best and most trend-setting manufacturers. Add in a bevy of high powered speakers you’ve heard of and read articles from but have not had the chance to meet in person and you’ve got a must see for any aquarist no matter what their experience level.

2016 Speakers: George Blasiola – Chris Buerner – Sanjay Joshi – Oliver Knott – Chris Lukhaup – Richard Ross – Julian Sprung – Wolfgang Staeck – Lawrence Kent – Liz Marchio – Barbie Fiorentino – Mike Hellweg – Joe Olenik – Lynn Switanowski – Michael Johnson – Justin Grabel – Patrick Donston

sealion1SEA LION SPLASH
Sponsored by Aqueon, Coralife and Kent
Sea Lion Splash offers guests of all ages an up-close experience with sea lions, as well as the opportunity to learn about these amazing mammals through a thirty-minute spell binding show hosted by trainer Surfer Joe.

EXHIBITORS AND PRODUCT SHOPPING MART:
Manufacturers – Hobbyist/Clubs – Health & Nutrition Retailers – Non Profit Organizations – Coral, Frags and Live Rock Marine – Pond & Aquarium Aquatic Livestock – Innovative Products – Substrates and Decor – Water Garden Products – Filters, Lighting and Accessories – Furniture and Supplies

ENTERTAINMENT & ATTRACTIONS INCLUDE:
64,000+ Sq Ft of Salt/Fresh Water Exhibits and Displays – Daily Show Floor Raffle – Free Show Floor – Presentations – Kid’s Aquarium Contest – Win A Betta Fish Toss –  Touch Tank – Educational Programs – Face Painting and Caricature Artist – State of the Industry Town Hall Meeting/Q&A Session


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Aquatic Eperience Chicago | November 7-9, 2014 | Schaumburg Convention Center