About HPBExpo

WHERE:
HPBExpo is being held at the Georgia World Congress Center, Building C in Atlanta, Georgia with Outdoor Burn Exhibits located in the Yellow Lot across from the center. Click here for more information.

Go to The HPBExpo Atlanta website
WHEN:
Exposition: Thursday, March 2 – Saturday, March 4, 2017

Education: Wednesday, March 1 – Saturday, March 3, 2017

HPBExpo is open to trade only.
IMPORTANT DATES:
September 1, 2016 - March 4, 2017 Online Badge Registration Open.

October 1, 2016 NFI Certification Manuals will start being mailed.

December 31, 2016 Early Bird Price Deadline for Three-Day and One-Day Education Passports.

January 13, 2017 Badge Registration Cancellation/Refund Deadline

February 7, 2017 HPBA Housing Reservations Cut-off

February 10, 2017 NFI Certification Manual mailing cut-off. After this date, please pick up manuals onsite.

February 20, 2017 Badge Pre-Registration Deadline to Register by Fax or Mail

February 28, 2017 Onsite Registration Opens

EXPOSITION HOURS:
Thursday,
March 2
9:00am – 5:00pm (Indoor)
9:00am – 7:30pm (Outdoor – hours extended for the Tailgate & Big Green Egg Cook-off Event)
Friday,
March 3
9:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday,
March 4
9:00am – 3:00pm

REGISTRATION HOURS: Register Now
Tuesday,
February 28
1:00pm – 5:00pm
Wednesday,
March 1
7:30am – 5:00pm
Thursday,
March 2
7:30am – 5:00pm
Friday,
March 3
7:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday,
March 4
7:30am – 2:00pm

EDUCATION HOURS: (subject to change) Register Now
Wednesday,
March 1
8:30am – Noon, 1:00pm – 4:30pm
Thursday,
March 2
1:00pm – 4:30pm
Friday,
March 3
8:30am – Noon, 1:00pm – 4:30pm

NFI CERTIFICATION EXAM HOURS: (subject to change)
(Exam registration opens 30 minutes prior)
Wednesday,
March 1
4:00pm – 6:30pm
Thursday,
March 2
4:00pm – 6:30pm
Friday,
March 3
9:00am – 11:30am

AIRPORT INFORMATION:

The The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is just 15 minutes away from downtown Atlanta and the Georgia World Congress Center. Click here for more information on the airport.

GROUND TRANSPORTATION:

For more information about getting to and from the airport Click here

RENTAL CAR INFORMATION:

HPBExpo has negotiated discounted rates with Hertz. You may book rentals online or call Hertz Rental at (800) 654-2240 (US, Canada, and Toronto) and outside of these areas call (405) 749-4434; available 24 Hours. Advise the agent that you are attending the HPBExpo 2017 and reference CV# 048B0009.
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HPBExpo SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE:

HPBExpo will offer shuttle bus service from hotels within the HPBExpo Housing block to the Georgia World Congress Center. Click here for a full list of hotels and which ones offer HPBA Shuttle service. These shuttles will run Wednesday through Saturday.

CONVENTION CENTER PARKING:

The Georgia World Congress Center Authority operates three surface lots and two parking decks on campus managed by SP+. There are over 5,600 parking spaces to make visiting the GWCCA convenient for guests.

Standard daily rate for parking is $10. During major events and game days, parking ranges from $15 – $50 on campus. All lots are gated and attendants are on duty during all show/event hours. Additionally, our own public safety force patrols the lots and decks ensuring the safety of you and your automobile. Click here for Directions & Map

WHEELCHAIR & SCOOTER RESERVATION:

Rentals can be ordered in advance or onsite through the FedEx Offices in the Georgia World Congress Center located in Building B and C entrance lobbies. Please call (404) 223-4660. Reservations made in advance are preferred.

 

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