Exhibitor Tool Kit
Welcome, VISION Exhibitor!
The 2022 VISION HiTech Training & Expo is once again setting new records with classes filling quickly.
Your VISION Exhibitor Tool Kit will assist you with completing requests for:
• name badges
• show specials
• promotional materials
• new product showcase
• exhibitor directory listing
• electrical, internet, booth furnishings
• hotel reservations
• sponsorship opportunities
• and more!
Exhibitor Schedule of Events
Thursday, March 3, 2022
Exhibit Hall Move-In
Hi-Tech Tool Expo Move-In
Hi-Tech Tool Expo (OPCC Ballroom Prefunction)
Hi-Tech Tool Expo Move-Out
Friday, March 4, 2022
Exhibit Hall Move-In
VISION Expo Open
Saturday, March 5, 2022
Exhibitors can access Exhibit Hall (badge required)
VISION Expo Open
Exhibit Hall Move-Out
2022 Exhibitor Tool Kit
Thursday Hi-Tech Diagnostic Tool Expo
Available exclusively for VISION Expo Exhibitors.
Thursday training sessions feature training sessions for specific diagnostic tools and strategies. This Hi-Tech Tool Expo has a targeted audience of today’s automotive service professionals looking to further enhance their diagnostic skills and research new tools for their diagnostic arsenal. SPACE IS LIMITED. RESERVE YOUR BOOTH SOON!
Exhibitor Badges & Meals
Badges are required for each person working your booth space. You will also have the opportinity to purchase Saturday breakfast and Saturday evening Dinner and Awards Night tickets. NOTE: Each attendee must register with a unique email address. If you need assistance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: Feb 15, 2022
As an exhibitor, rooms are available at the Sheraton Hotel, Hilton Garden Inn, Marriott Overland Park, Courtyard Marriott, and Holiday Inn Suites. Make your reservations quickly!
Exhibiting companies may offer up to two (2) show specials at no additional cost. Show specials will be listed in the event app and social media promotions. Be sure to include all related details including: product name, regular price, discounted price, etc.
Deadline: ASAP for maximum value and exposure
Shipping / Furniture / Labor
Need to order anything special for your booth like displays or furniture? Viper Tradeshow Services is the official decorator for VISION.
Click the link below and enter show code #2203010.
Advance Pricing Deadline:
Feb 14, 2022
NEW AND LIMITED OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE!
Interested in sponsoring a training session, refreshment break or beyond? Have your company stand out this year and make a difference by sponsoring an industry event.
Silent Auction Donations
Consider donating an auction item to our Technicians of Tomorrow Education Fundraiser in support of student scholarships to help automotive students in pursuit of their education and help them attend VISION training.
Electrical, Internet & Utilities Reservations
All electrical, air, and internet needs are reserved directly with the Overland Park Convention Center. Advance pricing for orders submitted 4 days prior to the expo; however, electrical can be ordered up until the event at standard pricing.
Deadline: Feb 21, 2022
Onsite Exhibitor Information
Parking for Exhibitors
As you know from past years, parking is at a premium at the convention center. Exhibitors will NOT be allowed to park trucks and trailers in the convention center parking lot on Friday or Saturday. Your cooperation is critical to allow enough parking for VISION expo attendees. The convention center will have security monitoring the parking lot. Here are several spots for off-site parking. If you have a semi or need special accommodations, please email email@example.com.
Hilton Garden Inn will have 8-10 spots for trucks and trucks w/trailers at the far east end of their parking lot
Marriott Overland Park Hotel will have plenty of parking for trucks and trailers. A shuttle is available going back and forth between the convention center and Marriott.
Badges will be required beginning on Friday afternoon. Badges are available for pickup beginning Thursday afternoon at the Exhibitor Registration Desk, located in the Convention Center Lobby. Badges can be ordered for those not submitting their orders online prior to the event. Badges are required for entry into the exhibit hall on Friday and Saturday.
Tradeshow Vehicle Restrictions
All vehicles used on the show floor must meet the following guidelines:
1/8 tank or less of gas
Tape gas cap
Vehicle Keys must be left on premises
Vehicles will be inspected by the Fire Marshall, Convention Center and/or VISION Show Management