EXHIBITORLIVE is The Professional Development Conference for Trade Show and Corporate Event Marketing. This five-day educational
event features 170+ sessions and workshops with the industry's largest exhibit hall, including nearly 300 exhibitors. This is where you will find the latest products and resources shaping the future of exhibiting and corporate event programs.
Exhibitor Media Group, producer of EXHIBITORLIVE, specializes in learning tools for trade show and event marketing professionals, and provides leading industry news, products and services through its award-winning publication, EXHIBITOR magazine and its Web site, ExhibitorOnline.com.
All experience levels attend EXHIBITORLIVE. Anyone who is responsible for planning, managing or implementing any part of an organization's trade show or corporate event marketing function should attend. The 6,000 exhibit and event managers, marketing experts and communications specialists who attend our show are serious learners who want to survive their job, improve their performance and master new strategic initiatives. EXHIBITORLIVE attendees come to solve their toughest challenges by seeing solutions at work on the exhibit hall floor, including the industry's largest New Product Showcase, or learning about solutions they can use immediately during a conference program.
A visit to the EXHIBITORLIVE Exhibit Hall is the fastest, most efficient means of finding new partners, products or services. It's all here! From the hottest exhibit designers and producers to the best in trade show and event specific products and services - you'll find everything you need to support your trade show and corporate event marketing program. The industry's top solutions providers make the EXHIBITORLIVE Exhibit Hall a top destination for face-to-face marketing professionals.
Choose up to 9 regular sessions -- but the valuable workshops are not included. CTSM/CEU fees, exhibit hall admission, networking events, Peer2Peer Roundtables, and all processing fees are included in the price.
HAVE IT ALL!
Fill your schedule with as many regular sessions, workshops and field trips as you can fit. Everything offered at the conference is available to you. CTSM/CEU fees, exhibit hall admission, networking events, Peer2Peer Roundtables, and all processing fees are included in the price.
Yes, send an email to ExhibitorLive@heiexpo.com or call 630-929-7995. Provide the session numbers you wish to add or substitute. Additional sessions may be
added to an Early Bird discounted registration after the discount date and still receive the Early Bird rate.
In your registration confirmation, you will be notified if any class is not available and asked to reselect another session. If you have not received
your confirmation within 24 hours, please contact ExhibitorLive@heiexpo.com. Your confirmation is your receipt. One confirmation
will be issued to each registrant. Registrations that are faxed or mailed will be acknowledged within 5 days of receipt via email, fax, or mail.
The cost for the Exhibit Hall and Networking Events is $200 until the Early Bird deadline of January 10, and $300 after.
Admission to the exhibit hall is included with any Conference Registration.
Children 17 and under are not permitted on the exhibit floor.
All session registrants may pick up conference materials, including EXHIBITORLIVE badge and event tickets, at The
Mandalay Bay Convention Center, in The Square, Bayside B. Hours: 11:00am - 6:00pm on Sunday, or after 7:00am on the day of your first session. Sunday All-Day or Half-Day Workshop
registrants may pick up their conference materials in The Square, Bayside B, Level 1 of the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.
The Certified Trade Show Marketer (CTSM) credential is the only university-affiliated certification program in the trade show and event marketing industry. Awarded by EXHIBITOR
in conjunction with Northern Illinois University (NIU), candidates receive extensive training in trade show marketing through EXHIBITOR's comprehensive curriculum. The CTSM
certification program and curriculum was designed in conjunction with Northern Illinois University. More CTSM Information
The dress code for EXHIBITORLIVE is casual or business-casual. Be comfortable while soaking up that new knowledge and meeting those new people who will be resources for you in the
future. You'll probably do lots of walking, so choose your shoes carefully. Don't forget a jacket or sweater -- sometimes the temperature of the meeting rooms can be difficult to control.
EXHIBITORLIVE is not just a gathering of people who share a common interest, but rather a purposeful and strategic program for increasing trade show and event marketing ROI. For many, having to convince management of the value is a necessary step in securing approval. Following are facts and tips to help you make your case:
EXHIBITORLIVE is the most comprehensive educational event for trade show and event marketing professionals, with over 180 sessions in seven learning tracks: Measurement & Analytics, Planning & Execution, Marketing & Sales, Management & Leadership, Global Exhibit Marketing, Exhibits/Experiences/Events, and Personal & Career.
The entire curriculum is reviewed annually with updates made to ensure content is fresh and relevant, and that the industry’s best practices are represented.
The faculty is drawn from the most seasoned and respected practitioners in the industry. Faculty are required to submit and gain approval for session content and attend a speaker workshop prior to the conference.
Many of the Fortune 500 companies are represented. For some, attendance at EXHIBITOR conferences is a central element of an employee development program.
More than half of attendees come from companies with 500 or more employees, but a substantial number singlehandedly manage their company’s trade shows. For them, this education is critical.
The conference includes both basic and advanced content. Some sessions are introductory overviews, valuable to those new to the industry or those expanding their responsibilities into new areas. Advanced learning sessions cater to the needs of experienced professionals who want to stay current. About half of conference attendees have more than five years’ experience.
Learning opportunities are enhanced with a variety of session types including in-depth workshops, Profiles in Excellence Case studies, presentations by industry and business authors, Peer2Peer Roundtables, and Field Trips.
EXHIBITOR sponsors CTSM, the industry’s only university-affiliated professional certification.
EXHIBITOR is the most highly attended and the most recommended learning event for trade show and event marketing professionals, with a 29-year track record of excellence.
Three hundred of the industry’s most trusted suppliers exhibit in the trade show associated with the conference. Many attendees find they can research new suppliers very efficiently. Some bring RFPs.
Your learning experience is assured, with the Zero Risk Guarantee. It’s simple: Learn what you came to learn, or your money back.