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EXPO Schedule


Wednesday, May 16, 2018

  • Exhibitor Move-In
    3 p.m. - 7 p.m. | (All large freight must be delivered)

Thursday, May 17, 2018

  • Exhibitor Move-In
    8 a.m. - 11 a.m. | (Large freight doors will not be open. Hand carried items only.) No entrance through back doors after 8:00 a.m. without a badge.
  • Education Seminars: Keynote Breakfast with Jon Acuff
    8 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. | Registration for seminars
    8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. | Keynote Breakfast: Jon Acuff
    10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. | Breakout sessions Round #1
    11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Breakout sessions Round #2
    1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. | It’s BACK! Lunch & Lip Sync Battle
  • Show Opens
    1:30 p.m. | Ribbon Cutting/Opening Ceremony
  • “ELEVATE” Contest
    1:30 p.m. | Featured Suppliers begin confirming attendee visits
  • Best Booth Contest Tour Begins
    2 p.m. | Judges tour show to determine Best Booths. Winners announced immediately following decision
  • Education Sessions End
    2:30 p.m.
  • 1st Elevate Contest Drawing
    3:45 p.m. | $500 Winner drawn and announced
  • 2nd Elevate Contest Drawing
    4:45 p.m. | $1,000 Winner drawn and announced
  • Best Booths Announced
    5 p.m. Approximately (depending on judges)
  • 3rd Elevate Contest Drawing
    5:45 p.m. | $1,500 winner drawn and announced
  • Expo Closes
    6 p.m. (Absolutely no break down before 6:00 p.m.)
    (Strictly enforced for attendee safety reasons)
  • Expo Closing Party
    6 - 8 p.m. | NRG STADIUM Club Level; All welcome!

Speakers

Sponsors


Lanyards: TPI Construction & Painting Inc.

Keynote Breakfast: FSI Construction, Poolsure and Texas Southwest Floors

Breakout Sessions: Apartments.com, Brook Furniture Rental, HD Supply and Hire Priority Staffing & Executive Search

Lunch and Lip Sync Battle: Dixie Carpet Installation

Beverage Stations: Guardian Construction and Maintenance Supply Headquarters

Grand Entrance: Ameritex Movers

Mobile Device Charging Stations: Best Plumbing and Ameritex Movers

Hydration Stations: Ameritex Movers and Brookway Horticultural Services

Hand Sanitizer Stations: ApartmentData.com and Maintenance Supply Headquarters

Expo Aisle Signs: Ameritex Movers, Best Plumbing, Brook Furniture Rental, Century A/C Supply, FSI Construction, HD Supply, Hire Priority Staffing & Executive Search and Texas Apartment Pool Services

After Party Hosts: AAA Plumbers, Camp Construction Services, Century A/C Supply, CoreLogic Rental Property Solutions, Flooring Warehouse, Guardian Construction, PPG Paints and Texscape Services LLC