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SCHEDULED CONVENTIONS

Location Dates Attendance

Lending Solutions Inc./University of Lending Planet Hollywood Resort Nov. 30-Dec. 6 90

American Management Association International Caesars Palace Dec. 1-3 25

Homevestors of America Inc. 2008 Annual Convention Caesars Palace Dec. 1-Dec. 6 450

Management Concepts Training Seminar Embassy Suites Airport Dec. 1-3 35

Solar Convention Las Vegas Las Vegas Convention Center Dec. 1-4 5,000

Western CPE Estate Planning Flamingo Dec. 1-5 180

Vacation Rental Housekeeping Professionals Luxor Dec. 2-4 110

American Management Association International Flamingo Dec. 3-5 25

Fast Track Marketing Lasik Conference Alexis Park Dec. 3-5 25

Milo Media Publications/2008 CHC Lifting Conference Rio Dec. 3-5 400

National Ergonomics Conference and Exposition Caesars Palace Dec. 3-5 1,500

National Ground Water Association Las Vegas Convention Center Dec. 3-5 5,000

PKF North American Network Renaissance Dec. 3-5 24

2008 NFR Cowboy Christmas Gift Show Las Vegas Convention Center Dec. 4-13 20,000

Combined Insurance 2008 Sin City 750 Payoff Monte Carlo Dec. 4-5 500

Management Concepts Training Seminar Embassy Suites Airport Dec. 4-5 30

North American Neuromodulation Society Mandalay Bay Dec. 4-7 250

PKF North American Network Renaissance Dec. 4-5 24

Single Action Shooting Society 2008 Annual Convention Riviera Dec. 4-7 1,100

Ashford University Admissions Conference/Sales Rally 2008 Wynn Las Vegas Dec. 5-10 1,300

Ben E Keith Foods/Incentive Meeting Caesars Palace Dec. 5-7 225

International Council of Air Shows Annual Convention Rio Dec. 5-14 1,400

National Center for State Courts E-Courts Conference 2008 Bally’s Dec. 5-13 750

2008 National Agricultural Aviation Association South Point Dec. 6-13 1,200

American Postal Workers Union #761 Christmas Party Sahara Dec. 6-7 200

SOURCE: Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (www.visitlasvegas.com)

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