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AORE Annual Conference 2020

Join us October 26-30th, in the comfort of your own home, workplace, or internet-connected outdoor space, as we virtually gather around the campfire together to make connections among colleagues, partners, industries and the outdoors.

Redesigning for VirtualLearn more about our decision and redesign to a virtual conference for 2020.

AORE's Annual Conference strives to:

  • broaden collaboration between the outdoor industry and outdoor recreation and education;

  • offer higher-quality educational opportunities;

  • build and strengthen professional skills and knowledge;

  • broaden networking opportunities;

  • educate our attendees in advocacy and public policy efforts;

  • raise awareness of the value and impact of outdoor recreation;

  • and empower attendees to connect people to the outdoors through recreation and education experiences.

AORE Conference - Attendee Registration
Exhibitor Registration

Conference Schedule


Nominate a deserving individual or program for recognition.

Pre and Post Conference Workshops

View Pre & Post Conference Workshop Offerings!

Exhibitors and Sponsors

Check out our incredible exhibitors and supportive sponsors!


Mikah Meyer talks travel and inclusion with AORE - sponsored by Eddie Bauer.

Fundraising, Justification and Scholarships

Help yourself get to conference through these tips, letters and opportunities for support.

Virtual Guide

THE GUIDE - an ever-growing resource to help you get the best experience, with support for attendees, exhibitors, presenters and volunteers.

AORE Conference 2020 - Volunteer

Be a part of something bigger - volunteer for the conference!

Online Store

Campfire hoodie or conference t-shirt... customize it for you!

About the Conference

Learn about our outcomes, sessions, programming and more.

FAQ | Frequently Asked Questions

Most commonly asked questions - answered!

Redesigning for Virtual

Why and how we took our conference from in-person to virtual.

Conference Videos

See our virtual platform as we present attendee, presenter and exhibitor experiences.