Upcoming conventions: Week of April 1

The upcoming events are scheduled for Lexington, including convention site and expected attendance:

Kentucky Forest Industries Association, 48th Annual Meeting: April 2-6, Embassy Suites, 450.

American Institute of Chemical Engineers, 2013 Southern Regional Student Conference: April 5-7, Hyatt Regency Lexington, 700.

College and University Professional Association for Human Resources, 2013 Annual Conference for Kentucky and Tennessee: April 10-12, Clarion Hotel, 200.

College Language Association, 2013 Annual Conference: April 10-14, Hilton Lexington/Downtown, 450.

Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities, 2013 Spring Training Conference: April 15-17, Hilton Lexington/Downtown, 550.

Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives, 25th Annual Regional Conference: April 15-21, Hyatt Regency Lexington, Lexington Center and Rupp Arena, 2,300.

American Association of Airport Executives, 2013 Southeast Chapter Annual Conference: April 20-24, Hilton Lexington/Downtown, 450.

World of Coal Ash: April 20-29, Clarion Hotel, Hyatt Regency Lexington, Lexington Center and Rupp Arena, 850.

Kentucky Prosecutors Advisory Council, Kentucky Victim Assistance 2013 Annual Conference: April 23-26, Clarion Hotel, 750.

Kentucky Optometric Association, 2013 Annual Spring Congress: April 24-28, Hyatt Regency Lexington, 570.

Coal Prep: April 27-May 5, Hyatt Regency Lexington, Lexington Center and Rupp Arena, 3,200.

University of Kentucky College of Law, 2013 National Conference on Equine Law: Hilton Lexington Suites, April 30-May 3, 195.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo