International Bowl Expo (IBE) is the bowling industry’s premier annual convention and trade show featuring exhibits of a wide array of products and services. IBE also presents dozens of interactive seminars and "how-to" workshops that aim to assist proprietors, leveraging the latest tools and technology to improve and strengthen their businesses. The sessions serve to educate and expose proprietors to the latest trends, marketing ideas, profit center opportunities and new information about the industry to help build their businesses and spread the excitement of bowling throughout their communities.
Convenition Location: Shingle Creek Resort
Trade Show Location: Orange County Convention Center
Market Place Offerings: The show’s exhibits offer a full range of products and services for all areas of the Bowling Industry. Offerings range from Food and Beverage, Billiards, Bowling Balls and Shoes, Arcade and Vending, Capital Equipment, Advertising and Marketing, Awards and Promotional Products, Restaurant and Bar Equipment, Financial and Insurance Services, Pro Shop Accessories, Lighting and Sound Equipment, Redemption Products, Birthday Party Programs, Construction, etc.
The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America, Inc. is a non-profit organization - the only one in the world that serves the specific, yet diverse, interests of bowling center owners.
The far-sighted leaders who founded BPAA in 1932 would be proud of the strong future and bright outlook of this association. Through all the changes both within the association and the industry, one thing remains constant - leadership and service remains at the top of the many BPAA membership benefits.