Questions and answers for attendees

Exhibit Hall Hours
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday, October 26, 2017 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Check out the full schedule including education courses and networking events.

Yes, your exhibit hall pass allows you access to their exhibit booths and vice versa. Education sessions are exclusive to those who purchased passes for those sessions.
Registration for the Exposition only is $25 in advance and $50 onsite. Pricing for the education sessions vary. Access to the exposition is free if you register for one of the education sessions.
The United States government requires residents of many countries to obtain a temporary Visa before entering the United States. Recent changes to the Visa application process may have increased the length of time required to receive your Visa, so it is very important to apply for your Visa at least six months prior to your departure. Read the information on our International Guests page that provides important links and details that should make the entire process easier for you.

Registration Cancellation Policy

  • Completed registrations may not be cancelled online. The refund/cancellation request must be submitted in writing via email to gear@compusystems.com.
  • Expo cancellations received by September 19, 2017 will be refunded.
  • Education program cancellations received by September 19, 2017 will be refunded.
  • Education program cancellations received after September 19, 2017 but before October 6, 2017 will be refunded less a $100 administration charge.

The Greater Columbus Convention Center is located at:
400 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215

There are numerous public transportation options to get you around town and to and from the airport. Check out the travel section and information on discounts for Gear Expo attendees.

The Greater Columbus Convention Center is located at:
400 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215

There is a lot to do and see as well as places to park and eat right near the center. Visit the GCCC website for more information.

View a map of the parking options at the GCCC.

Yes, visit the hotels page to reserve a room in one of the official Gear Expo hotels. Use our official travel partner to secure your reservations.
Type of Inquiry Contact Name Contact Number(s) E-mail
Exhibiting & Booth Sales Christine von Steiger 703-706-8252 cvonsteiger@ntpshow.com
Exhibitor Services Deneen Pratt (703) 706-8248 dpratt@ntpshow.com
Attendee Show Inquiries Jenny Kamalian (703) 706-8227 jkamalian@ntpshow.com
Membership Jill Johnson (703) 838-0052 jill.johnson@agma.org
Press/Media Jenny Blackford (703) 838-0054 blackford@agma.org
Registration Customer Service CompuSystems (708) 486-0763 gear@compusystems.com
Seminars/Education Casandra Bassingame (703) 684-0211 blassingame@agma.org
Speaker/Presenter Casandra Bassingame (703) 684-0211 blassingame@agma.org
Sponsorship Christine von Steiger (800) 687-7469 cvonsteiger@ntpshow.com