NFPA Member Events

NFPA offers numerous fluid power events throughout the year, ranging from large conferences and even larger tradeshows to smaller regional meetings.

All Upcoming Events

2023 Annual Conference

February 14-16, 2023

Ojai, California

March Quarterly Technology Conference

March 2, 2023

Virtual Delivery: Remo

International Fluid Power Exposition (IFPE)

March 14 - 18, 2023

Las Vegas, NV

Offshore Technology Conference

May 1-4, 2023

Houston, TX

Spring Regional Meeting

Date TBD

Location TBD

Illinois Workforce Engagement Group Meeting

February 24, 2023 | 11:00am-12:00pm CST


A critical pillar of the NFPA’s mission is to develop an educated fluid power workforce and connect students to careers in the industry. 

NIU/RVC Engineering Recruitment Event

March 6, 2023 - 10:00am - 2:00pm CST

Woodward Technology Center, Rock Valley College 

This opportunity allows you and your company to have visibility with our newest Power Partner and view the strengths in NIU's program and facilities, all the while utilizing this event for recruitment. 

Vehicle Challenge Final Competitions  

April 12-14 at Norgren in Littleton, CO.

April 26-28 at Danfoss Power Solutions in Ames, IA.

The NFPA Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge strives to promote original thinking in a competitive setting by combining two technology platforms that are not normally associated with one another—human-powered vehicles and fluid power (hydraulics and pneumatics). 

2023 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference

August 14 – 16, 2023

Westin Chicago Northwest

Itasca, IL