2022 Cleaning Conferences and Events You Should Attend

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Just like that, we’re already staring next year in the face. 2022 is coming up quickly, and if you’re not preparing your schedule with conventions, trade shows, or other networking opportunities, you’re going to miss out. Not only do these events give you a break from your everyday tasks, but they also provide the means to gather advice from experts who are willing to share their advice.

Whether you’re up for a traveling adventure to visit a new city and network in person or you’d prefer to attend virtually, there will be ample chances to:

  • Listen to panel discussions and keynote speakers
  • Gather information that gives your business an edge
  • Get your name and business out for prospective customers
  • Win fun prizes and rewards
  • Join networking sessions with other industry professionals

Cleaning Industry Events

Make some room in your 2022 budget because you’ll want to register for a few!

American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Convention

Global Cleaning Product Industry’s Top Business Event

Date: January 31-February 5, 2022

Venue: Grande Lakes Orlando, Orlando FL


“Companies that are eligible to belong to ACI must be a member of the association to attend the Convention.

ACI members include the manufacturers and formulators of soaps, detergents, and general cleaning products used in household, commercial, industrial, and institutional settings; companies that supply ingredients and finished packaging for these products; and chemical distributors. ACI serves the growth and innovation of the U.S. cleaning products industry by advancing the health and quality of life of people and protecting our planet.”

Cleantech Forum San Francisco

In-Person Date: January 24-26, 2022 (limit 300)

Virtual Date: January 24-February 11, 2022


  • “Keynotes to inspire you
  • Sessions assessing topical and timely innovation landscapes
  • Opportunities to meet companies selected for 2022 Global Cleantech 100 (released on 13 January), other rising stars, and ones to watch
  • Time dedicated to networking, meetings and enjoying being back together in a remarkable desert location”

Session Examples:

  • From Chaos to Transformation: Tackling the Climate Crisis Together
  • The 2020s: The Decade of the Clean Energy Molecule
  • Electrifying Commercial Fleets – Unique Challenges and Solutions
  • Big Tech and Carbon Removal Offsets

ISSA Show North America

The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association

Date: October 10-13, 2022

Venue: Chicago, IL TBD


“ISSA is the leading trade association for the cleaning industry worldwide and is dedicated to promoting cleaning as a valuable investment in human health, the environment, and an improved bottom line. The association is the central resource for industry information, professional standards, education, networking, and commercial opportunities, and represents the industry voice in our government and our communities.”

The Clean Show

Date: July 30-August 2, 2022

Venue: Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA


“Recognized as North America’s largest exposition for laundering, dry-cleaning, textile care services, supplies, and equipment, The Clean Show attracts store owners, plant operators, technicians, institutional laundry managers, distributors, consultants, buyers, and other industry professionals to see the newest and most technologically advanced products the industry has to offer. In addition to exhibits, the show offers educational seminars on the latest technology, business management, sustainability, and more.”

Cleaning Products US 2022

Date: TBD

Venue: Washington D.C.


“Returning to Washington D.C. in 2022, Cleaning Products US will bring together leading representatives from across the home and personal care sector - including household and cleaning products manufacturers, chemical suppliers, regulatory bodies, and retailers - to discuss trends and challenges and share knowledge and ideas.”

The 2021 event was a hybrid (both virtual and in-person options for attending) focusing on recent industry developments and how they’ll impact future business strategy.

The Experience Conference & Exhibition

Date: April 6-8, 2022

Venue: Duke Energy Convention Center, Cincinnati, OH


“You won't find more hands-on, interactive, educational programs anywhere in the Cleaning and Restoration Industry.”

The Experience Convention & Trade Show

Date: September 7-9, 2022

Venue: Caesars Forum, Las Vegas NV


“You are invited to participate in the best education and BEST convention and trade show in the cleaning, restoration, and remediation industry, moving to Caesars Forum in 2022.

THE INDUSTRY'S FINEST CLASSROOM EDUCATION: Every year we bring together the best and brightest minds in the industry to educate and inform you about the latest trends, newest products, and hottest topics.

LIVE HANDS-ON DEMONSTRATIONS: Featuring by the top instructors in the cleaning and restoration industry!

THE WORLD'S BEST EXHIBITIONfor cleaning and restoration equipment, tools, and products.”

Get your registration in early for any events you’re interested in to secure your spot. And when you’re there, be sure you’re up to date on all the cleaning industry terms you’ll be discussing. With endless options for engaging, interacting, and learning, you’re sure to give your business a leg-up on the competition.

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