Members of the World RV Conference (WRVC) Steering Committee met at the National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky., in late November and signed an agreement for the 2018 World RV Conference to be held in Shanghai, China.  

RVIA Today Express reported that the WRVC will be taking place Oct. 18-20 at the Shanghai Automobile Exhibition Center inside the Shanghai International Automobile City industrial park. The conference is a prominent industry event providing manufacturers, suppliers, campground operators, service providers and all other RV and camping related professionals with the opportunity to discuss major issues significant to the healthy growth of the industry worldwide.

The conference is a platform where attending delegations receive updates on the latest developments concerning the industry in different parts of the world. Delegates have a unique opportunity to network with colleagues from other countries and learn market trends, political and economic environments, regulatory compliance standards and other issues facing the industry in different countries.

The event is managed and organized by the World RV Conference Steering Committee which is made up of international organizations interested in the health of the RV industry on a global scale including:

• Caravan Industry Association of Australia (CIAA).

• Caravaning Industrie Verband e. V. (CIVD).

• Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA).

The event schedule and registration information will be forthcoming over the next several weeks.