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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 custom Shepard rentals:

Wednesday, May 24th

 

Discount price deadline for standard Shepard orders:

Friday, June 1st

 

 

First day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:

Wednesday, May 24th

 

Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:

Thursday, June 15th

 

Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries:

Tuesday, June 30th*

*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, June 22nd at 8:00 AM

 

 

Exhibitor Move-in:

Thursday, June 22nd -- 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Friday, June 23rd -- 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

 

Exhibit Hours:

Friday, June 23  --  4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Saturday, June 24  --  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sunday, June 25 -- 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

 

Exhibitor Tear Down & Move Out:

Sunday, June 25 - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Monday, June 26 -  7:00 am - 12:00 pm - Freight Re-route - 11:00 am

 

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

Directions to Exhibit Hall A Dock [Click Here]

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 19:07
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Exhibitor Services will be Provided by Shepard Exposition
 
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[Click Here] for Electric Orders
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[Click Here] to download the PDF version
[Click Here] for Show Vehicle Registration
[Click here] for Trailer Parking Information
[Click here] for Directions to the Loading Dock for Hall WA-1
[Click Here] for Host Hotel Reservations
 
Shepard Help Desk
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Advance Warehouse Address
KnowledgeFest - Orlando
(Exhibiting Company Name, Booth #)
C/O Shepard Exposition Services
1701 Boice Pond Rd STE 101
Orlando, FL 32837
 
Direct to Show Facility Address
KnowledgeFest - Orlando
(Exhibiting Company Name, Booth #)
C/O Shepard Exposition Services
Orange County Convention Center Hall WA1
9800 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
 
Important Dates
 
Discount price deadline for custom Shepard rentals:
Wednesday, April 19
 
Discount price deadline for standard Shepard orders:
Friday, April 28
 
First day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:
Wednsday, April 19
 
Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:
Thursday, May 11
 
Last day for show vehicle registration:
Friday, May 12
 
Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries:
Tuesday, May 16*
*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, May 18 at 8:00 AM
 
Exhibitor Move-in:
Thursday, May 18 -- 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday, May 19 -- 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
 
Exhibit Hours:
Friday, May 19 --  4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday, May 20  --  12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sunday, May 21 -- 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
 
Exhibitor Tear Down & Move Out:
Sunday, May 21 - 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Monday, May 22 - 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 
Monday, May 22 -  Freight Re-route - 11:00 AM
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Exhibitor Services for 2023 events will be Provided by Shepard Exposition

 

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[Click Here]  to download the PDF for Las Vegas Exhibitor Services

[Click Here]  to Order Electrical

 

[Click Here] for Host Hotel Reservations (Cut off is January 2nd, 2023) 

 

[Click Here] to Register a Show Vehicle

 

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Contact us at (404) 720-8600
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Advanced Warehouse Address (Paris Hotel will NOT Accept Direct to Show Freight)

Exhibiting Co. Name & Booth Number
Knowledgefest - Las Vegas
c/o Shepard Exposition Services
5845 Wynn Road, Suites A,B,C,D
Las Vegas, Nevada 89118

 
Important Dates
 
Discount price deadline for custom Shepard rentals:
Wednesday, January 4
 
First day for advanced warehouse deliveries w/o surcharge:
Thursday, January 4
 
Discount price deadline for standard Shepard orders:
Friday, January 13
 
Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries without an additional surcharge:
Friday, January 27
 
Last day for advanced warehouse deliveries:
Wednesday, February 1
 
First day for on-site deliveries:
NO ONSITE DELIVERIES ACCEPTED
 
*Advanced Warehouse deliveries will arrive at the exhibit hall no later than Friday, February 3 and be available Friday starting at 8:00 am
 
*Date indicated is last day freight can arrive to advanced warehouse with guarantee of delivery to booth for exhibitor move-in.
 
No Freight will be accepted at show facility:
All Freight must be shipped to the Advanced Warehouse.
No Shipments will be received at the Paris Hotel.
 
Exhibitor Move-in:
Friday, February 3 - 6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Show Vehicle Move-in 8:00 AM to 12:00PM (pre-registration required)
 
Exhibit Hours:
Friday, February 3 - 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Saturday, February 4 - 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sunday, February 5 - 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
 
Exhibitor Tear-Down & Move Out:
Sunday, February 5 - 4:00pm - 8:00pm
 
Freight Re-Route Time:
Monday, February 6 - 9:00 AM
 
 
 
KnowledgeFest Las Vegas Exhibitor Schedule
 
Thursday, February 2
Registration ....................................................... 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 
Friday, February 3
Registration ........................................................ 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibitor Set Up ................................................. 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Vehicle Move In .................................................. 8:00 am - 12:00 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 4
Registration ........................................................ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Lunch Concession Open (Paris Foyer) ............. 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mobile Electronics Exhibit Floor Open ............... 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Manufacturer Training .......................................  4:15 pm - 6:30 pm
 
Sunday, February 5
Registration ......................................................   8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mobile Electronics Exhibit Floor Open .............. 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lunch Concession Open (Paris Foyer) ............. 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Exhibit Floor Tear Down & Vehicle Move Out  ..  4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mobile Electronics Industry Awards  .................  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
 
 
For Truck & Trailer Parking
Flamingo Blvd East Bound past the property parking lot access is
on right side of the street.
Rates Listed below:
SELF - PARKING FEES
Hours: 24/7
Free parking to Platinum, Diamond, Seven Star members
Receive first 3 hours at no charge with valid NV driver license
and are subject to self-parking rates thereafter
 
Hourly Rates* Mon - Thurs:
1 st  Hour: free
1 - 3 Hours: $15
3 - 24 Hours: $18
Over 24 hours per day: $18
Hotel Lodger: $18 
Hourly Rates Fri - Sun:
1 st  Hour: free
1 - 24 Hours: $23
Over 24 hours: $23 each additional day or fraction thereof
Hotel Lodger: $18 

 
Directions to Exhibit Hall Dock [Click Here]
Wednesday, 25 October 2017 19:15
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KnowledgeFest 2023/24 Events

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 KFS2023 Indy v21

 


 

KFD2023 Exhibit Floor v19

 


KF LAS 2024 v7


Tuesday, 12 June 2012 18:17
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KnowledgeFest 2023 Tour

 

Register for KnowledgeFest 2023

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Indianapolis -- June 23-25, 2023 [Click to Register]

Indiana Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Hotel

KF Indy Main Banner 

 

Dallas -- August 25-27, 2023 [Click to Register]

Dallas Convention Center and Omni Dallas Hotel

KF Dalls Main Banner 

 

Las Vegas -- February 2-4, 2024 [Coming Soon]

Paris Hotel &  Convention Center

 

Las Vegas -- January 31-February 2, 2025 [Coming Soon]

Paris Hotel &  Convention Center

 

 


 
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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Tuesday, 12 June 2012 19:57
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KF Indy Main Banner 

* Date, Rooms and Times are Subject to Change

KnowledgeFest Indianapolis June 23-25, 2023

Located at the Indiana Convention Center

100 South Capitol Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46225
* Topics, Dates, Rooms, and Times are Subject to Change

Friday, June 23

Start End Track Description Location
8:00 A 5:00 P Event Registration
Reg Desk
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8:30 A 9:00 A Opening Keynote - Event Kickoff
128
----Break
9:10 A 10:30 A Tech-Fab Creating Brackets and Mounting Solutions for

Improved Efficiency and Performance

128
9:10 A 10:30 A Sales-Mkt Making Purpose-Built Social Media Content 126
9:10 A 10:30 A Owner-Mgr Adding Revenue Streams through Diversification 125
----Break
10:40 A 12:00 P
Tech-Fab

Gorilla Fabrication: Making Magic without the Machines

128
10:40 A 12:00 P Sales-Mkt

Converting Amazon & Online "Shoppers" to Brick

& Mortar

126
10:40 A 12:00 P Owner-Mgr HR: Motivate, Manage, Correct, & Fire 125
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12:00 P
12:30 P
Lunch Options
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12:30 P 1:30 P VT-1 Metra - New Product's Overview 128
12:30 P 1:30 P VT-2
SONY Mobile ES
127
12:30 P 1:30 P VT-3
HKI USA 126
12:30 P 1:30 P VT-4 Firstech 125
12:30 P 1:30 P VT-5

JL Audio - TüN® 4.5 with a USB Mic:

The Ten-Minute Tune

124
12:30 P 1:30 P VT-6
Kenwood 123
12:30 P 1:30 P VT-8 Voxx-Directed   122
12:30 P 1:30 P VT-9 Memphis Audio
121
12:30 P 1:30 P VT-10 JBL Infinity 
120
----Break
1:45 P 2:45 P VT-11 Metra - Axxess New Products 128
1:45 P 2:45 P VT-12 SONY - Multimedia Technology & Retailer Support 127
1:45 P 2:45 P VT-13
HKI USA 126
1:45 P 2:45 P VT-14 Firstech 125
1:45 P 2:45 P VT-15 JL Audio - MAXimizing Measurements 124
1:45 P 2:45 P VT-16 JVC 123
1:45 P 2:45 P VT-17 RDVFL  122
1:45 P 2:45 P VT-18 PrecisionPower & Soundstream 121
1:45 P 2:45 P VT-19 JBL Infinity   120
      -----------------  
3:00 P 4:00 P VT-20 Metra - Dealer Only Products 128
3:00 P 4:00 P VT-21 MECP 127
3:00 P 4:00 P VT-22 Lucas Lighting 126
3:00 P 4:00 P VT-23 Firstech 125
3:00 P 4:00 P VT-24 Clarion Marine Audio 124
3:00 P 4:00 P VT-26 SNAP Finance 123
3:00 P 4:00 P VT-27 Kicker
122
3:00 P 4:00 P VT-28 ME-TV by MOTOTV 121
3:00 P 4:00 P VT-29 JBL Infinity 120
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4:00 P 7:00 P Event Mobile Electronics Show Exhibit Floor Exhibit Hall 
4:00 P
7:00 P Event Beer & Business Networking
Exhibit Hall 

Saturday, June 24

Start End Track Description Location
7:30 A 5:00 P Registration  Hall A
8:00 A 9:20 A Tech-Fab Unlocking the Mystery of Oscilloscopes 128
8:00 A 9:20 A Sales-Mkt The Art of Overcoming Objections
126
8:00 A 9:20 A Owner-Mgr 

Strategies for Building a Successful Business

125
----Break
9:30 A 10:50 A Tech-Fab

Next Level Fabrication: Fiberglass, Fillers, & Sanding

128
9:30 A 10:50 A Sales-Mkt Tactical Social Media Marketing for Busy Businesses 126
9:30 A 10:50 A Owner-Mgr Growth Techniques for All SizesL Scaling your Business 125
----Break
11:00 A 12:20 P Tech-Fab OEM Integration Fundamentals - Prep for Hands On 128
11:00 A 12:20 P Sales-Mkt

Simplifying the Process of Selling DSP

126
11:00 A 12:20 P Owner-Mgr 

Paving the Road to Profits with Shop Processes

& Efficiencies

125
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Start End Description Location
12:00 P
4:00 P Exhibits Mobile Electronics Exhibit Floor Open Exhibit Hall 
12:00 P
4:00 P MEA Members Lunch & Other Options
Exhibit Hall 
------------------------------
2:00 P 3:10 P Tech-Fab Hands-On Modern Wire Management Workshop S1 - Exhibit Hall
2:00 P 3:10 P Tech-Fab Hands-On OEM Integration Technician Workshop S2 - Exhibit Hall
---------------------------------
Brand
4:15 P 5:15 P VT-30
Metra - Motorcycle & Powersports
128
4:15 P 5:15 P VT-31 SONY Mobile ES 127
4:15 P 5:15 P VT-32 HKI USA 126
4:15 P 5:15 P VT-33 Firstech 125
4:15 P 5:15 P VT-34

JL Audio - TüN® 4.5 with a USB Mic:

The Ten-Minute Tune

124
4:15 P 5:15 P VT-35 Kenwood 123
4:15 P 5:15 P VT-36 Kicker  122
4:15 P 5:15 P VT-37 PrecisionPower & Soundstream 121
4:15 P 5:15 P VT-38 JBL Infinity 
120
----Break  
5:30 P 6:30 P VT-40 Metra - Axxess DSP
128
5:30 P 6:30 P VT-41 SONY - Multimedia Technology & Retailer Support 127
5:30 P 6:30 P VT-42 HKI USA 126
5:30 P 6:30 P VT-43 Firstech 125
5:30 P 6:30 P VT-44 Clarion Marine Audio 124
5:30 P 6:30 P VT-45 JVC  123
5:30 P 6:30 P VT-46 Voxx-Directed 122
5:30 P 6:30 P VT-47 Memphis Audio 121
5:30 P 6:30 P VT-48 JBL Infinity 
120
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Sunday, June 25

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8:45 A
4:00 P Exhibits Registration Exhibit Hall 
-----------------
Start
End
Track Description Location
9:30 A 10:50 A Tech-Fab DSP Fundamentals - Classroom Prep for Hands On 128
9:30 A 10:50 A Sales-Mkt Business Development: How to Find New Customers 126
9:30 A 10:50 A Owner-Mgr

Owner & Manager Roundtable

125
----Break
11:00 A 2:00 P Mobile Electronics Exhibit Floor Open Exhibit Hall
11:00 A 2:00 P Lunch Options
Exhibit Hall
--------------------------------
11:10 A 12:20 P Tech-Fab Hands-On Modern Wire Management Workshop S1 - Exhibit Hall
11:10 A
12:20 P Tech-Fab Hands-On DSP Tuning Technician Workshop S2 - Exhibit Hall
--------------------------------

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 Events 2023


 

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Friday - 8:00 AM

 


 

Beer & Business

Friday - 4:00 PM

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