Visit Phoenix is looking forward to welcoming attendees for USA Volleyball and Phoenix Comicon in the coming weeks at Phoenix Convention Center (PCC). Starting this week, PCC hosts USA Volleyball, 2014 USAV Open National Championships May 23-28.
May 23-28, 2014: USA Volleyball, 2014 USAV Open National Championships
Founded in 1928, USA Volleyball is a Colorado incorporated non-profit organization recognized by the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and the Federation International de Volleyball (FIVB) as the National Governing Body for the sport of Volleyball in the United States. USA Volleyball is responsible for both the Olympic disciplines of indoor volleyball and beach volleyball. USA Volleyball has over 300,000 registered members, 14,000 teams and over 5,500 clubs nationwide. USA Volleyball supports the USA men’s and women’s senior national team programs, youth and junior national teams, national championship events, coaching education and certification programs, grassroots development, and programs for the disabled and Paralympic Teams. According to information provided by the meeting planner approximately 6,500 attendees are expected.
June 5-8, 2014: Phoenix Comicon
Phoenix Comicon is the signature pop culture event of the southwest targeting family and fans of comic books, science fiction, literature, gaming and anime. Comicon presents the chance for fans to meet with favorite actors and indulge in fanfare like autographs and photos. It brings out the top comic book writers and artists in the industry featuring many genres from pop culture. According to information provided by the meeting planner, approximately 70,000 attendees are expected.