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Booth #

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4050 Valley View Ln., Ste 100
Irving, TX 75038

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, July 26
 
First day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:
Wednsday, July 26
 
Discount price deadline for standard Shepard orders:
Wednesday, August 16
 
Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:
Friday, August 18
 
Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries:
Wednesday, August 23*
*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, August 24 at 8:00 AM
 
 
Exhibitor Move-in:
Thursday, August 24 -- 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday, August 25 -- 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
 
Exhibit Hours:
Friday, August 25 -- 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Saturday, August 26 -- 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, August 27 -- 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
 
Exhibitor Tear Down & Move Out:
Sunday, August 27 - 2:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, August 28 - Freight Re-route - 11:00 am
 

Dock Entrance and Truck & Trailer Parking

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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.  KnowledgeFest dock number is dock number Five (5). 
 

Thursday, 02 March 2017 20:54
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KnowledgeFest 2024 Tour

 

Las Vegas -- February 2-4, 2024 [Click Here]

Paris Hotel &  Convention Center

 

Nashville -- April 19-21, 2024

Music City Center

 

Atlantic City -- June 7-9, 2024 

Harrah's Resort & Convention Center

 

Dallas -- August 23-25, 2024

Dallas Convention Center and Omni Dallas Hotel

 

 

Future Dates & Locations for KnowledgeFest 2025

Las Vegas -- January 31 - February 2, 2025 

Paris Hotel &  Convention Center

 

 

Atlantic City - June 6-8, 2025

Harrah's Resort & Convention Center

 

 

Dallas -- August 8-10, 2025

Dallas Convention Center and Omni Dallas Hotel

 

 

 

 


 
Member Pricing
First attendee registration is free, each additional registrant from your store is free as well.
*Mobile Electronics Retail member registration requires a current MEA membership. If your membership has lapsed, you will need to renew prior to the event to avoid being charged the attendee registration fee.
 
Non-Member Pricing
Attendee registration is $149.00 for each attendee.
 
Press Credentials - [Click Here] to register.
Requires Mobile Electronics Association for approval
 
What is KnowledgeFest?
KnowledgeFest was founded in 1994 by a group of passionate specialty retailers and reps in the Midwest who saw the value in mobile electronics retailers getting together to share knowledge and experiences. In sharing successes and failures, all participants become better, smarter and more profitable business people. Since that time, KnowledgeFest has grown into a full trade show and educational conference like no other in our industry.
 
What's in it for me?
Today, KnowledgeFest events include over 18 educational workshops, 50 manufacturer trainings, great networking opportunities, and: a Mobile Electronics Show floor featuring manufacturer and benefit provider exhibits and displays. Talk one-on-one with people with which you do business (or should be!). Every major manufacturer and many specialty manufacturers will be there for you. 
 
Over 40 hours of manufacturer training sessions are designed to make you the expert in your market. Specialized training for owner/managers, sales professionals and installation techs to keep your business on the cutting edge of profitability. Whether you're a seasoned veteran, or a relative newcomer to mobile electronics, KnowledgeFest has something for you.
 
What will I learn?
KnowledgeFest events will speak to the issues that retailers have told us are important for managing and growing their business. For example, topics like controlling expenses, maximizing cash flow and finding new ways to compete in this challenging economy. Learn the best ways for improving business relationships with manufacturers and reps, find out how to deal with connectivity issues and the defective dilemma and make the right decisions for marketing and advertising to today's consumer. Find the most effective ways to make the Internet your friend and realize areas for potential growth that you may not have considered.

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Owner & Manager Roundtable

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Sunday Morning

 


 

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