The Sales Department staff at the Convention & Visitors Bureau attends multiple trade shows and events to network with meeting planners and talk with them about bringing events to Springfield. Recently and in the next few weeks, staff attended or will attend the following to showcase Springfield's amenities.
- Southeast Tourism Society Domestic Showcase (formerly Travel South)
- American Bus Association Convention & Marketplace
- Missouri Music Educators Association Convention
- Event Services Professionals Annual Conference
- Missouri Natural Resources Conference