ANNUAL AFDCS NATIONAL CONVENTIONS

1956-Date




No.
Year
Dates
Place
City
Show
Chair
1 1956 Nov 10-11 Collectors Club New York NY None Bernard Ring
2 1957 Aug 3-4 Essex House Newark NJ None Bernard Ring
3 1958 Aug 1-3 Nat. Phil Museum Philadelphia PA FDOI Gerald Strauss
4 1959 Aug 7-9 Hotel Fort Shelby Detroit MI Motor City Heinz Hoffman
5 1960 Sep 14-18 Southern Hotel Baltimore MD CHESAPEX John Buchness
6 1961 Oct 28-29 Hotel Sinton Cincinnati OH CINPEX Charles Wiley
7 1962 Sep 21-23 Hotel Robert Treat Newark NJ NOJEX Leonard Smith
8 1963 Oct 25-27 Hotel Adelphia Philadelphia PA SEPAD Curtis Patterson
9 1964 Sep 17-20 Shoreham Hotel Washington DC NAPEX Richard Thompson
10 1965 Sep 17-19 Emerson Hotel Baltimore MD BALPEX Robert Graebner
11 1966 Sep 9-11 La Salle Hotel Chicago IL COMPEX John Jezek
12 1967 Nov 17-19 Sheraton Russell New York NY ASDA Bernard Ring
13 1968 Oct 18-20 Sheraton Hotel Philadelphia PA SEPAD Alan Warren
14 1969 Nov 21-23 New Yorker New York NY ASDA Lawrence Fisher
15 1970 Nov 20-22 New Yorker New York NY ASDA Frank Raciti
16 1971 Nov 19-21 New Yorker New York NY ASDA Frank Raciti
17 1972 Sep 1-3 Hunt Valley Inn Baltimore MD BALPEX Richard Thompson
18 1973 Nov 16-18 Statler Hilton New York NY ASDA George Comnes
19 1974 Aug 23-25 Netherlands Hilton Cincinnati OH CINPEX David Pritchard
20 1975 May 9-11 Marriott Twin Bridge Washington DC NAPEX Joseph Gichner
21 1976 May29-31 B. Franklin Hotel/CC Philadelphia PA INTERPHIL Alan Warren
22 1977 June 3-5 Hyatt-Regency Houston TX HOUPEX Monte Eiserman
23 1978 June 23-25 Sheraton Inn Freehold NJ CENJEX Frank Raciti
24 1979 Nov 2-4 Bayfront Concourse St. Petersburg FL FLOREX Philip Devlin
25 1980 Oct 17-19 Sheraton Hotel Philadelphia PA SEPAD Charles Lebeau
26 1981 Jun 26-28 Riverside Hotel Reno NV NEVPEX Richard Dreiling
27 1982 Jun 4-6 Stouffer's Nat. Ctr. Arlington VA Graebner Lee Howard
28 1983 Aug 19-21 Stouffer's Nat. Ctr. Arlington VA Graebner Tom Nichols
29 1984 Oct 19-21 The Carolina Inn Columbia SC SEPEX Harold Babb
30 1985 May 24-26 Holiday Inn/O'Hare Rosemont IL COMPEX John Jezek
31 1986 Oct 10-12 HQ Plaza Hotel Morristown NJ StampExpo Michael Mellone
32 1987 Nov 20-22 Pavilion Towers Virginia Beach VA VAPEX William Sumpter
33 1988 Oct 28-30 Disneyland Hotel Anaheim CA StampExpo Michael Mellone
34 1989 Sep 22-24 McLean Hilton McLean VA AFDCS/USCS Herb Mendlesohn
35 1990 Aug 31-Sep 3 Sheraton Inn Syracuse NY EMPEX Ronald Traino
36 1991 Nov 8-10 Radisson Pavilion Virginia Beach VA VAPEX Gary Denis
37 1992 Jul 24-26 Radisson North Columbus OH AFDCS/Cover Fest Steven Ripley
38 1993 Jul 23-25 Boxborough Host Boston MA Americover Steven Ripley
39 1994 Jun 24-26 Grenelefe Resort Haines City FL Americover Steven Ripley
40 1995 Aug 4-6 Irvine Marriott Irvine CA Americover Steven Ripley
41 1996 Aug 2-4 Airport Marriott St. Louis MO Americover Steven Ripley
42 1997 Aug 1-3 Fairview Park Marriott Falls Church VA Americover Steven Ripley
43 1998 Jul 31-Aug 2 Somerset Doubletree Somerset NJ Americover Steven Ripley
44 1999 Aug 13-15 Indianapolis Marriott Indianapolis IN Americover Steven Ripley
45 2000 Aug 4-6 Marriott Westside Houston TX Americover Steven Ripley
46 2001 Aug 3-5 Marriott Tech Center Denver CO Americover Steven Ripley
47 2002 Jul 12-14 Marriott Oak Brook Oak Brook IL AMERRYCOVER Steven Ripley
48 2003 Aug 1-3 Somerset Doubletree Somerset NJ Americover Steven Ripley
49 2004 Aug 20-22 Indianapolis Marriott Indianapolis IN Americover Cynthia Scott
50 2005 Jul 29-31 Sheraton Premiere Vienna VA Americover Cynthia Scott
51 2006 Aug 4-6 Embassy Suites Cleveland Independence OH Americover C Scott/N Elrod
52 2007 Aug 17-19 Stamford Marriott Stamford CT Americover Norman Elrod
53 2008 Aug 22-24 Fairview Park Marriott Falls Church VA Americover N Elrod/C Scott
54 2009 Jul 31-Aug 2 Holiday Inn Boxborough MA Americover Norman Elrod
55 2010 Aug 6-8 Marriott Oak Brook Oak Brook IL Americover Norman Elrod
56 2011 Aug 5-7 Wyndham Indianapolis West Indianapolis IN Americover Norman Elrod
57 2012 Aug 10-12 Irvine Marriott Irvine CA Americover Cynthia Scott
58
2013
Aug 16-18
Embassy Suites Cleveland
Independence OH
Americover
Peter Martin
59
2014
Aug 15-17
Somerset Doubletree Somerset NJ
Americover
Peter Martin
60
2015
Aug 14-16
Doubletree Columbus-Worthington Columbus OH
Americover
Chris Lazaroff
61
2016
Aug 19-21
Fairview Park Marriott
Falls Church VA
Americover
Chris Lazaroff
62
2017
Aug 11-13
Embassy Suites Cleveland Independence OH
Americover
Chris Lazaroff
63
2018
Aug 3-5
Hilton Atlanta Northeast
Peachtree Corners GA
Americover
Chris Lazaroff
64
2019
Jul 26-28
Renaissance St. Louis Airport
St. Louis MO
Americover
Foster Miller
65
2020
The Virtual Stamp Show, August 17-22
66
2021
Aug 12-15
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont IL
Great American Stamp Show
Foster Miller
67
2022
Aug 25-28
Sacramento Convention Center
Sacramento CA
Great American Stamp Show
Foster Miller
68
2023


Cleveland OH
Great American Stamp Show

69
2024

Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford CT
Great American Stamp Show



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