Forest Products Machinery & Equipment Exposition History

YearDatesLocationVenueShow Director
1950April 19 – 20New OrleansMunicipal Auditorium
Mr. Virgil Cothren
1951No ShowPostponed due to Korean War Conflict
1953AprilNew OrleansMunicipal AuditoriumMr. Virgil Cothren
1955JuneNew OrleansMunicipal AuditoriumMr. Virgil Cothren
1957AprilNew OrleansMunicipal AuditoriumMr. Virgil Cothren
1959April 11 – 13New OrleansMunicipal AuditoriumMr. Virgil Cothren
1961April 7 – 9 New OrleansMunicipal AuditoriumMr. Virgil Cothren
1963AprilNew OrleansMunicipal AuditoriumMr. Virgil Cothren
1965AprilNew OrleansMunicipal AuditoriumMr. Virgil Cothren
1967May 20 – 22New OrleansMunicipal AuditoriumMr. Lionel Landry
1969April 12 – 14
New OrleansMunicipal AuditoriumMr. Lionel Landry
1971April 30 – May 3AtlantaSoutheastern FairgroundsMr. Lionel Landry
1973June 1 – 4AtlantaSoutheastern FairgroundsMr. Lionel Landry
1975June 11 – 13AtlantaSoutheastern FairgroundsMr. Lionel Landry
1977June 10 – 12
DallasTexas Fair ParkMr. Keith Judkins
1979June 20 – 24New OrleansLouisiana SuperdomeMr. John Zinn
1981June 26 – 28AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. John Zinn
1983May 20 – 22
New OrleansLouisiana SuperdomeMr. Lionel Landry
1985June 28 – 30AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Lionel Landry
1987June 18 – 20New OrleansNew Orleans Convention CenterMr. Lionel Landry
1989June 8 – 10AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Lionel Landry
1991June 6 – 8New OrleansNew Orleans Convention CenterMr. Lionel Landry
1993June 24 – 26AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Lionel Landry
1995June 8 – 10Atlanta
Georgia World Congress CenterMr. Lionel Landry
1997June 26 – 28AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Lionel Landry
1999June 24 – 26AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Lionel Landry
2001July 19 – 21AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Lionel Landry
2003June 25 – 27AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMrs. Tami Kessler
2005June 23 – 25AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMrs. Tami Kessler
2007June 21 – 23AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Eric Gee
2009June 11 – 13New OrleansNew Orleans Convention CenterMr. Eric Gee
2011August 11 – 12AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Eric Gee
2013June 5 – 7AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Eric Gee
2015June 10 – 12
AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Eric Gee
2017June 14 – 16AtlantaGeorgia World Congress CenterMr. Eric Gee