Imaging USA – Way More Than Just a Trade Show

Are you in the photography business? Then you’ll love Imaging USA, the conference where photographers from all around the world get to GROW, DREAM, and CONNECT with their photography peers. It’s like a family reunion for photographers only.

This is why we honestly believe Imaging USA is the best photography conference in the world.

Just look at our history.

It's the longest-running photographic conference, trade show, and exhibit in the USA, drawing over 10,000 photographers each year, dating back to 1880. Imaging USA is always evolving to help photographers:

  • GROW with 80+ business & photography classes from big-name speakers
  • DREAM about the 50,000 sq. ft. photography expo and all the awesome gear
  • CONNECT via networking & parties with over 10,000 photographers

This photographers' dream event also features 2 all-inclusive parties, 2 impactful keynote speakers, and several ceremonies and exhibits with some of the brightest stars in photography. And for those who want an extra dose of learning in a smaller group format, you'll have the option to add up to 3 days of pre-conference classes!

Simply put: if you are a photographer, Imaging USA is the event you don't want to miss! 

Keynote Speakers

Vanessa Van Edwards is speaking at Imaging USA 2020 in Nashville, TN, presented by Professional Photographers of America, PPA

 

 

Vanessa Van Edwards

Published author and behavioral investigator, Vanessa Van Edwards, is also coming to Imaging! Edwards writes columns regularly for the Huffington Post, CNN, Fast Company and Forbes.  She explores neuroscience, behavioral economics and psychology research of leadership. Her writing is full of data and science that she has turned into tips to help the common man become a better leader. Her investigative findings have been featured on Wall Street Journal, CNN, and the Today Show. In addition to writing she also publicly speaks about her findings and tips she has developed over time. She has spoken to companies like American Express and Symantec Corporation.

 

Jim Kwik is speaking at Imaging USA 2020 in Nashville, TN, presented by Professional Photographers of America, PPA

 

 

Jim Kwik

Ever heard of Kwik Learning? That’s right! The founder, and world famous speaker, Jim Kwik is an expert in speed-reading, memory improvement, brain performance, and accelerated learning. Kwik has worked with students; seniors, entrepreneurs, educators, CEO’s, and celebrities for the past twenty years helping them use more of their brainpower.  Kwik’s cutting edge techniques, entertaining presentation style, and immersive brainpower have made him a frequently sought out trainer for companies like Nike, SpaceX, Fox Studios, and even Harvard University.

 

Quick Links

main conference: Jan 19–21, 2020 | Pre-con (add-on): Jan 16–18, 2020

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Way More Than Just a Trade Show

Thousands attend from around the world for a level of learning and networking you just can't find elsewhere!

“I had a wonderful time, learned a few things, and met some great people. Thanks for putting on a great show!”

— Gwen Meehan

Professional Photographers of America

Imaging USA is hosted by Professional Photographers of America (PPA) - the largest international nonprofit association serving working photographers. Almost as long-lived as photography itself, PPA gives 30,000+ pros protection, resources, and education to help elevate their art and their business , while teaching them how to close the gap between what they do and what consumers want.