RVDA Convention/Expo

Dealer Registration Opens for Virtual RV Dealers Convention/Expo
Dealer registration is now open and includes options for both individual and multiple dealership personnel. The convention will be archived for access until January 31, 2021.  The virtual convention will provide education workshops, Vendor Training +Plus sessions, and offer an interactive exhibit hall with vendor solutions. 


RVDA transition of the 2020 RV Dealer Convention/Expo to a virtual event on November 9-20 is underway.

The convention is presented by RVDA, RVDA of Canada, and the Mike Molino RV Learning Center.

Customer Experience Expert Jay Baer to Keynote Event
As a flood of new customers enter the RV market, author and business consultant Jay Baer will present a timely keynote titled, “Coveted Customer Experience: How to Grow Your Business by Focusing on 3 Things Your Customers Truly Care About”.

Made possible by convention platinum sponsor Wells Fargo Commercial Distribution Finance (CDF), this keynote presentation will focus on:
  • Why customer experience is the fastest route to growth
  • When customer experience stops and customer service stops
  • The 3 elements of your business that are non-negotiable for your customers, and where they will give you a pass
  • Specific, concrete plans that can be put into practice tomorrow that will create a customer experience worth coveting
  • Nine relevant case studies and real-world examples on customer experience

Virtual Workshop Content

In addition to the keynote, tracked workshops, and virtual networking opportunities will be spread out over the two weeks of the virtual event.
  • Leadership development and human resources
  • Digital marketing
  • Fixed Operations with content on improving Repair Event Cycle Time
  • Building F&I income
  • Partners in Progress meetings (dealers only)
The virtual convention/expo will also feature content on tax implications of the Paycheck Protection Program and other government loans, leadership development and human resources, social media/digital marketing, fixed operations and improving repair event cycle time, and much more. The convention takes place Nov. 9-20, is best accessed through the Chrome and Firefox browsers, archived convention content will be available to view until January 31, 2021.

Partner, Sponsor, Exhibitor Opportunities
There are many opportunities for companies looking for profitable partnerships with dealers to participate in the virtual convention/expo.

Partners: Opportunity to have targeted branding positioned throughout the RV Dealers Convention/Expo virtual portal and premium virtual exhibitor placement.

Virtual Exhibit Booths: Personalized, engaging, and dedicated content portal for companies to showcase their solution.  Exhibitors can reach dealers through videos, chat, and other promotional tools during the virtual event.
Vendor Training + Plus
Opportunity to present company’s own content and provide attendees with in-depth product or service information, case studies, educational demos, or topic of your choice.

Featured Advertising: Available throughout the virtual platform.

For more information and to register, visit www.rvda.org/convention and watch your email and RVDA social media platforms for updates at #RVDAConEx. 

For partner, sponsor, and exhibitor information, contact RVDA’s Julie Newhouse at jnewhouse@rvda.org.
The RVDA of America and RVDA of Canada team is committed to ensuring that RV dealers and their business partners are able to convene virtually to connect, do business, and discuss the latest trends that will keep attendees at the forefront of innovation as the industry prepares for 2021.

Get more updates in the coming weeks!  Check back frequently as the website is continually updated.

A national, volunteer federation of provincial and regional RVDA associations and their members, the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada is a professional trade association that works on behalf of all retail businesses involved in the recreation vehicle industry. Advocacy, professional development and industry initiatives are developed by members, for members and delivered on their behalf by the RVDA.