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***Information Updated as of August 13, 2021***
 
KnowledgeFest Health & Safety Information for Dallas
 
As we look forward to our next KnowledgeFest event, we want you to know that your safety is at the top of our list. We have complied information regarding processes and procedures that will be in place for our events. Our goal is to create safe and successful live events. The Dallas Convention Center has received the GBAC STAR™ accreditation.
For more informaiton go to: www.gbac.org
 
[Click Here] For Health and Safety Related Convention Center
[Click Here] For Health and Safety Related Hotel Information
 
At KnowledgeFest Dallas, we will continue to highly recommend masks, but are not requiring them for entry into the trade-only event. We also recommend, but do not require vaccination to attend the event. We respectfully ask that you follow all CDC, Federal, State, and Local ordinances during the event. Please be advised that Dallas County has mandated masks for bussiness that provide goods and services directly to the public. They also strongly urge, but do not require masks for indoor gatherings.
 
 
Cleaning & Sanitization
Creating and maintaining clean environments for the safety and success of our events:
 
1. We will offer sanitizing services to exhibitors through our general service contractor and or the facility.
2. We will place hand sanitizing stations throughout the event.
3. We recommend following all recommendations from local, state, and federal governments regarding health and safety of the event.
4. We will have a dedicated cleaning taskforce to implement and police sanitization.
5. We will confirm that all cleaning responsibilities are performed with proper PPE equipment.
6. We will have a disinfection process for common areas and surfaces, including but not limited to: Countertops, Tablets and keyboards, Seating areas, Bathrooms, Door handles, etc.
7. We will encourage hand washing and good hygiene for participants before and after human interactions.
 
 
Health Monitoring
Screen & Survey Participants - If needed, we will implement health and screening checks for all event participants to support maintaining clean environments and create emotional comfort to those entering and interacting within the event. We may implement temperature check procedures at event facilities that may include:
 
1. Temperature and wellbeing survey stations at entry locations.
2. Survey questions will follow CDC recommendations. Individuals with high temperatures or who do not pass survey standards will not be permitted into the event.
3. If defined survey standards and temperature checks required, it will be communicated to all participants prior to the event.
 
For individuals with high temperatures, we would implement the following:
1. Designate an isolation room with qualified medical staff on call.
2. Create transportation plan to safely transfer patient to a healthcare facility or hospital if recommended by the onsite medical staff.
 
If needed, we may communicate the safety plan to all participants so that if a participant gets sick at the event they understand immediately where to go and who to alert.
 
We will continue to monitor and update these procedures as new information becomes available. Please use this comprehensive list of resources to stay updated on protocols, guidelines, and compliance of the health and safety protocols.

 

Click on the resource to learn more:

[Click Here] For Health and Safety Related Convention Center
[Click Here] For Health and Safety Related Hotel Information
 
The KBHCCD continues to adhere to all CDC recommendations, including:
  • Hand sanitizer stations are located throughout the facility to encourage anti-bacterial efforts.
  • Signage is posted throughout the building with CDC recommendations that promote healthy hygiene.
  • Frequent touch points are routinely cleaned and sanitized.
  • Recommending but not requiring face masks.
  • Recommending but not requiring vaccination.
Our staff is meeting regularly to stay informed and is taking appropriate safety measures as needed.
 
We will communicate regularly to ensure that our staff, partners, clients, and attendees are up to date on additional news.
 
For more information about Health and Safety in Dallas, click here.
For more information about Health and Safety in Texas, click here.
For more information from the CDC, click here.
 

Click on the resource to learn more:

 
 
Monday, 15 June 2020 21:57
Published in Exhibitors
Kfest Safe
 
***Information Updated as of September 21, 2021***
 
KnowledgeFest Health & Safety Information for Indianapolis
 
As we look forward to our next KnowledgeFest event, we want you to know that your safety is at the top of our list. We have complied information regarding processes and procedures that will be in place for our events. Our goal is to create safe and successful live events. The Indiana Convention Center has received the GBAC STAR™ accreditation.
For more informaiton go to: www.gbac.org
 
[Click Here] For Health and Safety Related Convention Center
[Click Here] For Health and Safety Related Hotel Information
[Click Here] CDC Daily Cases
 
 
At KnowledgeFest Indianapolis, we will recommed masks in the exhibit hall and meeting rooms. We also recommend, but do not require vaccination to attend the event. We respectfully ask that you follow all CDC, Federal, State, and Local ordinances during the event.
 
 
Cleaning & Sanitization
Creating and maintaining clean environments for the safety and success of our events:
 
1. We will offer sanitizing services to exhibitors through our general service contractor and or the facility.
2. We will place hand sanitizing stations throughout the event.
3. We recommend following all recommendations from local, state, and federal governments regarding health and safety of the event.
4. We will have a dedicated cleaning taskforce to implement and police sanitization.
5. We will confirm that all cleaning responsibilities are performed with proper PPE equipment.
6. We will have a disinfection process for common areas and surfaces, including but not limited to: Countertops, Tablets and keyboards, Seating areas, Bathrooms, Door handles, etc.
7. We will encourage hand washing and good hygiene for participants before and after human interactions.
 
 
Health Monitoring
Screen & Survey Participants - If needed, we will implement health and screening checks for all event participants to support maintaining clean environments and create emotional comfort to those entering and interacting within the event. We may implement temperature check procedures at event facilities that may include:
 
1. Temperature and wellbeing survey stations at entry locations.
2. Survey questions will follow CDC recommendations. Individuals with high temperatures or who do not pass survey standards will not be permitted into the event.
3. If defined survey standards and temperature checks required, it will be communicated to all participants prior to the event.
 
For individuals with high temperatures, we would implement the following:
1. Designate an isolation room with qualified medical staff on call.
2. Create transportation plan to safely transfer patient to a healthcare facility or hospital if recommended by the onsite medical staff.
 
If needed, we may communicate the safety plan to all participants so that if a participant gets sick at the event they understand immediately where to go and who to alert.
 
We will continue to monitor and update these procedures as new information becomes available. Please use this comprehensive list of resources to stay updated on protocols, guidelines, and compliance of the health and safety protocols.

 

Click on the resource to learn more:

[Click Here] For Health and Safety Related Convention Center
[Click Here] For Health and Safety Related Hotel Information
 
The Indiana Convention Center continues to adhere to all CDC recommendations, including:
  • Hand sanitizer stations are located throughout the facility to encourage anti-bacterial efforts.
  • Signage is posted throughout the building with CDC recommendations that promote healthy hygiene.
  • Frequent touch points are routinely cleaned and sanitized.
  • Recommending but not requiring face masks.
  • Recommending but not requiring vaccination.
Their staff is meeting regularly to stay informed and is taking appropriate safety measures as needed.
 
We will communicate regularly to ensure that our staff, partners, clients, and attendees are up to date on additional news.
 
For more information about Health and Safety in Indianapolis, click here.
For more information about Health and Safety in Indiana, click here.
For more information from the CDC, click here.
 

Click on the resource to learn more:

 
 
Monday, 30 August 2021 17:59
Published in Exhibitors

Exhibitor Services for 2021 events will be Provided by Shepard Exposition.

[Click Here] for Indy Exhibitor Service

[Click Here] for Electrical Services

[Click Here] for Internet

[Click Here] for Host Hotel Reservations

[Click Here] for Show Vehicle Registration

 

Shepard Help Desk

Contact us at (317) 677-1235

 

Advanced Warehouse Address

KnowledgeFest - Indiana
(Exhibiting Company Name, Booth #)
C/O Shepard Exposition Services
6101 West 80th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46278

 

Direct to Show Facility Address

KnowledgeFest - Indiana
(Exhibiting Company Name, Booth #)
C/O Shepard Exposition Services
INDIANA CONVENTION CENTER
100 S Capitol Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46225

 

Important Dates

Discount price deadline for standard Shepard orders:

Friday, September 17

 

Discount price deadline for custom Shepard rentals:

Wednesday, September 8

 

First day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:

Wensday, September 8

 

Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:

Thursday, September 30

 

Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries:

Tuesday, October 5*

*Date indicated is last day freight can arrive to advanced warehouse with guarantee of delivery to booth for exhibitor move-in.

 

First day freight can arrive at show facility:

Thursday, October 7 at 12:00 PM

 

Exhibitor Move-in:

Thursday, October 7 -- 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Friday, October 8 -- 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Exhibit Hours:

Friday, October 10, 2020  --  4:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Saturday, October 11, 2020  --  11:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, October 12, 2020 -- 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Exhibitor Tear Down & Move Out:

Sunday, October 10 - 2:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Sunday, October 10 -  Freight Re-route - 6:00 pm

For Truck & Trailer Parking
Lot – [Click Here] is available for trailer and truck parking

Directions to Exhibit Hall D Dock [Coming Soon]

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 19:07
Published in Exhibitors

Exhibitor Services for 2021 events will be Provided by Shepard Exposition

 

[Coming Soon] to Exhibitor Services Online

 

[Coming Soon] to download the PDF for Long Beach Exhibitor Services

 

[Click Here] for Host Hotel Reservations

 

[Coming Soon] to Register a Show Vehicle

 

Shepard Help Desk

Contact us at (909) 212-7240
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Advanced Warehouse Address
(Exhibiting Company Name, Booth #)
KnowledgeFest - Long Beach
c/o Shepard Exposition Services
2315 E. Locust Ct.
Ontario, CA 91761
 
Direct to Show Facility Address
c/o Shepard Exposition Services
(Exhibiting Company Name, Booth #)
KnowledgeFest - Long Beach
Long Beach Convention Center
300 East Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90802
 
 
Important Dates
 
Discount price deadline for standard Shepard orders:
Friday, January 15, 2021
 
First day for advanced warehouse* deliveries without an additional surcharge:
Wednesday, January 6, 2021
 
Last day for advanced warehouse* deliveries with an additional surcharge:
Friday, January 27, 2021
 
Last day for advanced warehouse* deliveries:
Wednesday, February 3, 2021
 
*Advanced Warehouse deliveries will arrive at the exhibit hall Thursday, February 11 and be available Thursday starting at noon
 
Date indicated is last day freight can arrive to advanced warehouse with guarantee of delivery to booth for exhibitor move-in.
 
First day freight can arrive at show facility:
Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 8:00 AM
 
Exhibitor Move-in:
Thursday, February 11, 2021   12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday, February 12, 2021   7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
 
Exhibit Hours:
Friday, February 12, 2020   4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday, February 13, 2020   11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday, February 14, 2020   11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
 
Exhibitor Tear-Down & Move Out:
Sunday, February 14 - 2:30pm - 7:00pm
Monday, February 15 - 8:00am - 12:00pm
 
Freight Re-Route Time:
Monday, February 15 - 11:00 AM
 
 
 
KnowledgeFest Long Beach Exhibitor Schedule
 
 
Thursday, February 11
Registration .............................................................................................. 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibitor Set Up ....................................................................................... 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Vehicle Move In ........................................................................................  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
 
Friday, February 12
Registration ................................................................................................ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibitor Set Up ......................................................................................... 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Vehicle Move In ......................................................................................... 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lunch Concession Open ........................................................................... 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Manufacturer Training ..............................................................................  12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Mobile Electronics Exhibit Floor Open ........................................................ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Mobile Electronics Exhibit Floor (Beer & Biz) ............................................. 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 
Saturday, February 13
Registration .................................................................................................. 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Lunch Concession Open (Hall C) ................................................................ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mobile Electronics Exhibit Floor Open ......................................................... 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Manufacturer Training ..................................................................................  4:45 pm - 7:00 pm
 
Sunday, February 14
Registration ................................................................................................   8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Manufacturer Training .................................................................................  9:30 am - 11:45 am
Mobile Electronics Exhibit Floor Open ......................................................... 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Lunch Concession Open (Hall C) ................................................................. 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Exhibit Floor Tear Down & Vehicle Move Out  ..............................................  2:30 pm - 8:00 pm
 
 
Monday, February 15
Exhibit Floor Tear Down   ...........................................................................  8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Freight Re-Route Time ................................................................................ 11:00 am
 
 
For Truck & Trailer Parking
There is an open air lot just past the main entrance to the Arena/Hall C.  
Additional parking info can be found at this link: https://www.longbeachcc.com/directions-parking/
 
 
Directions to Exhibit C Hall Arena Dock [Click Here]
Wednesday, 25 October 2017 19:15
Published in Exhibitors

Exhibitor Services for 2021 events will be Provided by Shepard Exposition.
 
[Click Here] for Dallas Exhibitor Service [PDF Version]
[Click Here] for Dallas Hotel Reservations
[Click Here] for Show Vehicle Registration
[Click Here] for Electrical Services [Location Form]
[Coming Soon] for Caravan Shipping Direct to Las Vegas
 
Shepard Help Desk
Contact us at (404) 720-8600 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Advanced Warehouse Address
Exhibiting Company Name
Booth #
YRC c/o Shepard Exposition Services
12340 Northwest Highway Garland, TX 75228.

Delivery Hours - M-F 8:00am to 4:00pm

 
Direct to Show Facility Address
KnowledgeFest - Dallas
(Exhibiting Company Name, Booth #)
Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
C/O Shepard Exposition Services
650 S Griffin Street
Dallas,TX 75202
 
 
Important Dates
 
Discount price deadline for custom Shepard rentals:
Wednesday, November 10
 
First day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:
Wednsday, November 10
 
Discount price deadline for standard Shepard orders:
Friday, November 19
 
Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:
Thursday, December 2
 
Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries:
Tuesday, December 7*
*Date indicated is last day freight can arrive to advanced warehouse with guarantee of delivery to booth for exhibitor move-in.
 
First day freight can arrive at show facility:
Thursday, December 9 at 8:00 AM
 
 
Exhibitor Move-in:
Thursday, December 9, 2021 -- 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday, December 10, 2021 -- 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
 
Exhibit Hours:
Friday, December 10, 2021  --  4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 11, 2021  --  12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Sunday, December 12, 2021 -- 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
 
Exhibitor Tear Down & Move Out:
Sunday, December 12 - 2:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, December 13 - Freight Re-route - 10:00 am
 

Dock Entreance and Truck & Trailer Parking

[Click Here] for Dock Enterance Information
 
POV Trucks and Trailers can park in Lot E. If the trailer extends into another space, ie. they are actually using two (2) spaces, you will have to pay for both spaces. There is a machine on the lot to make payment.
 
For Tractor Trailers (large 18 wheel trucks), parking is on the docks at the respective dock area.  KnowlegeFest dock number is dock number **** (*). 
 

Thursday, 02 March 2017 20:54
Published in Exhibitors

**Please beware that the Hotel will never call you to book your reservations. Any and all calls for booking rooms at any of our events are scams. Do not provide any information and hang up the phone.**

 

logoOmniHotels

 

KnowledgeFest Rate is $189

[Click Here] Omni Hotel Reservations
 
[Click here] Omni Hotel Safe & Clean Standards
[Click here] Omni Hotel COVID-19 - What to Expect
 
 
Omni Hotel - Dallas
555 S Lamar 
Dallas, TX 75202
Phone (214) 744-6664

 Omni Room Omni Bar  Omni Menu 

 

About the Omni Dallas

The sophisticated 23-story downtown Omni Dallas Hotel provides the perfect blend of uncompromised service, luxurious accommodations and location. Guests will enjoy a fully equipped, state-of-the-art fitness center, full-service Mokara Spa and heated infinity swimming pool with stunning views of downtown.

Monday, 07 May 2012 22:03
Published in Attendees

KnowledgeFest 2021-2022 Events

Click on an Exhibit Floor image below for larger image

 

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*Dallas Exhibitor Map is pending confirmation from select exhibitors
 

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 KFS2022 Indy v2


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Tuesday, 12 June 2012 18:17
Published in Attendees

Title: ProSQ - Putting the Fun Back in SQ 

 

Description: Thinking back to the roots of car audio, we will take a look at how to reimagine what got many of us excited about car audio in the first place. We will discuss the utilization of Pro Audio based gear, that is specifically tailored to the car audio world, to create an accurate and detailed audio system for the listener who wants to turn it up to 11. Robert Reilly and Jacob Brown with HKI USA will be heading up the discussion and answering any questions the pop up as you think more about which of your clients are ProSQ fans at heart.

 

Saturday, August 28

Time: 4:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Meeting Room: C146

[Click here to Reserve Your Seat*]

 

*A reservation does not guarantee a seat. Reserved seating is located on the first two rows of each classroom and is on a first come first served basis. Please be at your class no later than ten minutes before the start.

 

Thursday, 20 June 2019 16:44
Published in Attendees

Title: ProSQ - Putting the Fun Back in SQ 

 

Description: Thinking back to the roots of car audio, we will take a look at how to reimagine what got many of us excited about car audio in the first place. We will discuss the utilization of Pro Audio based gear, that is specifically tailored to the car audio world, to create an accurate and detailed audio system for the listener who wants to turn it up to 11. Robert Reilly and Jacob Brown with HKI USA will be heading up the discussion and answering any questions the pop up as you think more about which of your clients are ProSQ fans at heart.

 

Saturday, October

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Meeting Room: 109

[Click here to Reserve Your Seat*]

 

*A reservation does not guarantee a seat. Reserved seating is located on the first two rows of each classroom and is on a first come first served basis. Please be at your class no later than ten minutes before the start.

 

Friday, 10 September 2021 15:47
Published in Attendees

Title: How to Qualify and Design Motorcycle/Powersport Systems For Your Market   

 

 

Description: With the ever changing market of powersports and motorcycle audio, how do you qualify and design the perfect solution for each and every one of your clients? Join Andy Smith, HKI USA's Territory Manager/Powersports trainer and Diogo, HKI USA's CEO for a solution driven training that will help you make sure you are the expert at qualifying and designing the perfect powersports system for each and everyone of your clients.

 

 

Sunday, August 29

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Meeting Room: C145

[Click here to Reserve Your Seat*]

 

 

 

*A reservation does not guarantee a seat. Reserved seating is located on the first two rows of each classroom and is on a first come first served basis. Please be at your class no later than ten minutes before the start.

 

Friday, 16 July 2021 01:47
Published in Attendees

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