What are the days of the show?
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 for dealers, retailers, distributors and media only
Thursday and Friday, October 19-20, 2017 for all industry participants
What are the show hours?
Louisville is on Eastern Time.
Wednesday, Dealer Day — 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday & Friday, Open to all attendees — 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday — 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday — 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
What do I need to do to reserve exhibit space?
To reserve exhibit space call (800) 558-8767 or download and complete the form in our Online Prospectus.
What happens if my booth selections are not available?
If your booth selection is not available, show management will immediately call you with alternate locations.
When is my balance due?
A down payment of 50% of your booth space price will be due within three weeks after the order is placed. The final payment is due June 26, 2017.
How do I get listed in the Official Show Directory?
You will receive a password for online info entry.
Are exhibitor badges mailed?
Yes. Your exhibitor badge will be mailed in September or October.
When will I get my Promotion Tool Kit?
Your Tool Kit will be available in May. Be sure to share the online version of the Tool Kit with your advertising/PR agency.
What are the the future show dates?
October 17-19, 2018
October 16-18, 2019
October 21-23, 2020
Where can we rent wheelchairs or other items for handicapped people?
Call Gould’s Discount Medical, (800) 876-6846 or (502) 491-2000 ext. 4330 or ask for Evelyn, and let them know you are attending the GIE+EXPO, October 18-20, at the Kentucky Exposition Center.
What other things are there to do in Louisville for family members?
Check out the website of the Greater Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau — www.gotoLouisville.com.
How will I find the Kentucky Exposition Center?
The GIE+EXPO site is just south of the downtown area where I-265 and I-65 intersect. For driving directions, click here.
Can I bring my dog?
Only assist dogs — such as seeing-eye dogs — are allowed at GIE+EXPO.
Where can I park?
You can park at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Two parking passes will be sent with your exhibitor badges. Additional passes can be requested using the form in the Exhibitor Services Manual. Without a pass, parking is $8 per day.