By Jenny LescohierSeptember 14, 2022 3 min read
With 1,800 exhibitors spread across 2.7 million square feet of space, CONEXPO-CON/AGG is a challenge to cover in five days, and that’s why it’s important to be prepared
It always seems far off on the calendar until one day, all of a sudden, you realize CONEXPO-CON/AGG is right around the corner again… less than 200 days away now, in fact!
North America’s largest construction trade show will take place March 14-18, 2023 in Las Vegas. A lot has changed in the world since the last show in 2020, but what what will never change is this don’t-miss-it event presents the ultimate time and place for construction professionals to explore the latest equipment innovations, meet and communicate with thousands of their peers, continue their education, and let’s not forget, enjoy some much-needed time away from the daily grind in a city famous for knowing how to have a great time.
With 1,800 exhibitors spread across 2.7 million square feet of space, CONEXPO-CON/AGG is a challenge to cover in five days, and that’s why it’s important to be prepared. Maximize your time at the show by getting ready ahead of time with these eight steps:
1. REGISTER FOR A SHOW BADGE
2. BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOM
Did you know that Las Vegas has more than 150,000 hotel rooms? Despite that staggering number, housing choices go quickly leading up to CONEXPO-CON/AGG, so don’t delay, book now to ensure you get the posh suite of your dreams, or maybe just a modest room close to the monorail, if that’s your preference.
Show organizers are available to help with your accommodations, and they’ll tell you booking your lodging through the official block provides the following benefits:
- Rate Assurance. These are the lowest rates you’ll find anywhere.
- No pre-payment. All you need is a credit card to reserve your room.
- Immediate confirmation. After you reserve, you’ll receive instant confirmation for your peace of mind.
- Make changes and cancellations online. Easily update or cancel your hotel reservation using the online system.
- Detailed hotel information. Find your perfect hotel based on detailed descriptions, photos and maps.
- Reserve anytime, anywhere. Use the convenient online system to reserve individual rooms or group room blocks 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
For more information, please visit Hotel and Travel Info.
3. PURCHASE EDUCATION SESSIONS
CONEXPO-CON/AGG offers over 150 education sessions within 10 separate tracks, in addition to new Tech Treks, a walking classroom that utilizes the West Hall to provide an overview on machine and grade control geared to those new to the industry.
Take your education one session at a time or register for an All-Access Pass with the option to purchase Tech Treks or Fluid Power Workshops.
4. PERSONALIZE YOUR SCHEDULE
Organize your time at the show with My Show Planner. There’s no better place to keep track of education sessions you plan to attend, as well as booth appointments and products you’d like to see. Login and let My Show Planner be your personal assistant.
5. USE THE EXHIBITOR DIRECTORY
Create a game plan for visiting exhibitors you want to connect with. With so many companies in one place at the same time, and spread out over a space the size of 47 football fields, you need to be strategic. Your feet will thank you!
6. MAKE A LIST OF QUESTIONS
Now’s your chance to talk face to face with the experts at industry-leading manufacturers and suppliers. Don’t miss your opportunity to learn as much as you can by considering first what it is you want to know. Make a list of questions ahead of time and it will pay off big when the hustle and bustle of the show wants to grab your attention.
7. FOLLOW ‘@CONEXPOCONAGG’ ON SOCIAL MEDIA
Want to be sure you don’t miss a thing and catch every comment and image? Follow @conexpoconagg on your favorite platform and stay in the loop.
8. SIGN UP FOR OUR WEEKLY NEWSLETTER
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