2023 Ohio Convention


Come by bus, car, guide dog or white cane to the capital city of Ohio! Do not miss the most happening event of 2023!

It has been four years since the Ohio State Convention has graced its presence in the largest metropolitan Buckeye region of the Midwest. We will return to the DoubleTree by Hilton Columbus/Worthington Hotel, on November 17th, 18th and 19th, where spacious rooms, double chocolate chip cookies, and Hilton points are waiting for you! The 2023 Ohio Convention theme is, “Stronger Together!”

Hotel information.

The hotel address is 175 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43235. You can make reservations by calling (800) 445-8667. The room rates are only $109.00, taxes are 17.5%, which includes breakfast for 2 occupants per room. By the way, there is comfortable seating in the restaurant where we all will gather for fellowship each morning prior to great presentations during the General Sessions and inspiring Breakout Seminars. The good news is that when you make your reservations, funds are not deducted from your credit card until you arrive at the hotel. The Group code is NFB. “RESERVE NOW!”

The 77th Annual Convention of the National Federation of the Blind of Ohio (NFBOH) is the largest gathering of blind people in the state. This will be an opportunity for participants to learn about accessible technology at our Technology Fair and on living with blindness, by attending educational seminars and much more.

Exhibit and convention registration forms.

Exhibitors click here to download exhibit registration form (Microsoft Word)

Preregistration is closed. You are welcome to register on site. Prices are $30 registration and $60 for the banquit. Lunch boxes will not be sold on site. Please refer to the agenda for times and locations where you can register on site.


The agenda

Download the Agenda in Microsoft Word Format.


Download the agenda in BRF format for loading directly onto a supported braille display or note taker.


For more information, contact, Richard Payne, Affiliate President, National Federation of the Blind of Ohio
phone: 937-829-3368

e-mail:  Rchpay7@gmail.com