Welcome to the Exhibitor Services portal and thank you for exhibiting at the International Dairy Show! This area of the website features important logistics information and forms you need, as well as deadlines and announcements. Additional information and resources in this section will be made available regularly so be sure to check back often.
Quick Links & Deadlines
- November 3, 2013 – January 1, 2014: 10% Booth Payment Due
- January 2, 2014 – June 6, 2014: 40% Booth Payment Due
- June 7, 2014 – January 2, 2015: 70% Booth Payment Due
- January 3, 2015 –May 15, 2015: 100% Booth Payment Due
- Exhibitor FAQs
2015 Exhibit Hall Hours (Tentative)
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 9:00 – 5:00 (900-1700)
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 9:00 – 5:00 (900-1700)
Thursday, September 17, 2015 9:00 – 5:00 (900-1700)
Friday, September 18, 2015 9:00 – 1:00 (900 – 1300)
Exhibitor Service Manual (ESM)
The ESM will be available in Spring 2015. Please expect an email directly from GES with ordering details.
Exhibitor Registration & Housing
Housing and Registration will be open in early 2015. Please refer to your confirmation letter for your unique ID to register booth personnel when registration is open. You do not need your ID to place your hotel reservations. **Please note that exhibitor badges will NOT be mailed in advance.
Exhibitor Advertising & Sponsorship Opportunities
Guarantee your company extra exposure before, during, and after the Dairy Show by advertising or becoming a sponsor. IDFA is finalizing a program of affordable sponsorship options—available exclusively to 2015 Dairy Show exhibitors—and designed to get your company’s name and logo front and center with attendees. MORE
Exhibitor Marketing Resources
Visit the exhibitor marketing tools page for sample copy, banner and print ads, and logos you can use to market your company’s presence at the Dairy Show. Build traffic to your booth and get more leads by getting the message out to your customers!
CEIR Research Reports
CEIR’s library includes reports detailing the value of exhibitions and face-to-face marketing. The reports provide relevant comparative information and provide a unique perspective. MORE
ROI Tool Kit®
The ROI Tool Kit includes a series of simple tools to assist Exhibitors in planning for an exhibition and to measure performance in delivering a return-on-investment (ROI) from exhibiting. MORE
Press Releases & Other Materials
2013 Dairy Show
- IDFA & FPSA to co-locate show
- Letter from the Board
- MAYOR EMANUEL ANNOUNCES CRITICAL UNION AGREEMENT AT McCORMICK PLACE AND NAVY PIER
- MPEA and Labor Unions Reach Agreement to Solidify Work Rule Reforms at McCormick Place
- Choose Chicago, McCormick Reform (Video)
For additional information or questions, contact the Dairy Show team at Exhibit@dairyshow.com .
ALERT: There are several companies using our exhibitor list to offer various services including housing, booth design, A/V equipment, and promotional listings. Our only official vendors are OnPeak for housing, GES for booth services, PRG for A/V and the publications on our Promotional Partners page. Please disregard messages from any other companies.