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Exhibitor Resources

Already exhibiting at Channel Partners Evolution? This page is to help ensure your team is set up for success.

We have compiled the following documents, tools and services for YOUR use. Please review these items as they will help you coordinate all booth details for the show. Downloading and reviewing the full Exhibitor Kit is highly recommended, the link is located at the bottom of this page.

General Information

Advance Order Deadlines
Exhibitor Move-In & Move-Out Hours

Sunday, Sept. 8: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Booths 300 sq. ft. or larger only)
Sunday, Sept. 8: 2-5 p.m. (All Booths)
Monday, Sept. 9: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (All Booths)

All displays must be in place, and display material and cartons must be labeled as empty or trash by Noon, Monday, Sept. 9, to facilitate the placement of aisle carpet.

Thursday, Sept. 12: Noon-4 p.m.

Exhibitor Registration Hours

Monday, Sept. 9: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 10: 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 11: 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 12: 10 a.m.-Noon

Exhibit Hall Show Hours

Tuesday, Sept. 10: 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 11: 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 12: 8:30-10 a.m. *BY INVITE ONLY, see note below
Thursday, Sept. 12: 10 a.m.-Noon

NOTE: Exhibitors must meet their invite only guest at the foot of the Escalator and escort them to their booth/meeting room

Code of Conduct

We are a community of professionals, and we conduct ourselves accordingly.

Official Contractor Contact Information

Find the contact list of our official contractors for Internet, Catering, General Services, Audio Visual, Rigging, Electric, Hotel and Business Center


Registration & Hotel Booking

Register Exhibitor Booth Personnel

Step 1: Visit the link below and search for your company's name
Step 2: Enter your company's password*

Exhibitors will receive 6 complimentary booth personnel badges per 10’ x 10’ (100 sq. ft.) exhibit space

*If you do not know your password, please contact 

Hotel Reservations


For all Sub-Block requests of 10 or more, please contact

*If your chosen dates are not available at our host hotel, please CLICK HERE to view the best available rates at close by hotels.

Downloadable Forms & Other Resources

Audio Visual Equipment (AV) Order Form
Booth Design Approval

All booths larger than 10’ x 10’ (100 sq. ft.) must submit a detailed booth designs to the Informa Exhibit Operations Manager by August 16, 2019 for approval of the design and build.   This submission should include all supporting documents such as structural integrity certificates, special permits, rigging diagrams etc.  Failure to submit the detail, design and documentation could result in denial of build on sight. Submit documentation to

Booth Cleaning

Booth cleaning and trash removal is not part of your Booth contract and is the responsibility of the Exhibitor

Booth Equipment

Each 10’ x 10’ booth will be set with 8’ high black back drape and 3’ high black side drape. The booth will also include a complimentary 7” x 44” two-line identification sign. Electricity, furnishings, displays and any other items needed are the responsibility of the exhibitor.

Booth Rules & Regulations
COI (Certificate of Insurance) Submission

All exhibitors must carry and maintain insurance. These requirements are stated in the terms and conditions section of the booth contract

Display Vehicles in Exhibitor Booth

You MUST notify Show management that you will have a vehicle in your booth. Send email notification to:

You MUST obtain a permit from the DC Fire Marshall. Link to obtain permit:

Liquid- or gas-fueled vehicles, equipment, boats or other motor crafts must be maintained in the following condition when displayed inside the Convention Center

  • Batteries must be disconnected.
  • Fuel in fuel tanks cannot exceed one-quarter tank or 5 gallons (19L) (whichever is least).
  • Fuel tanks and fill openings must be closed and sealed to prevent tampering (tape may be used).
  • Vehicles, fueled equipment, boats or other motor craft equipment cannot be fueled or defueled within the building. Source: Section 314.4 of the International Fire Code The DCFD requires a permit for each vehicle on display.
EAC (Exhibitor Appointed Contractor) Forms & Rules

Hi-Tech Electric (Exclusive Electrical Provider)
801 Mount Vernon Place, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: 202-249-3600
On line ordering: 

Forms required to order: In all booths (including booths less than 600sq/ft.) where an Exhibitor Appointed Contractor (EAC) or Decorator is utilized, electricians must install all light fixtures, lit signage, and all other work deemed as electrical jurisdiction

Excessive Trash & Booth Abandonment

Any excessive trash which consists of display materials, carpet, padding, crates and/or pallets will be disposed of and charged both a handling fee and disposal fee during exhibitor move-in. Excessive booth materials and/or literature left in the booth at the end of the published exhibitor move-out that is not labeled for an outbound shipment will be considered abandoned and deemed as trash. The exhibitor will be charged for the removal and disposal of these items. Charges may include Installation & Dismantle Labor, Forklift/Rigging Labor, and/or Dumpster Fee. Please call our Exhibitor Services Department at (301) 918-7975 for a quote.

Exhibit Hall Security

Security Guards and Badge Checkers will be stationed throughout the exhibit hall on a 24-hour basis and will patrol the floor during non-show hours. Every reasonable effort is made to prevent losses. The final responsibility, however, lies with the exhibitor. It is advised items such as laptops, small monitors, or anything which is easily accessible/moveable NOT be left unsecured in a booth during the day or overnight.

Food & Beverage

Food and beverages are not permitted on the premises unless purchased through the Walter E Washington Convention Center (Aramark). Food or beverages may not be brought in or delivered to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center for personal consumption.

Exhibitors may not dispense food and/or beverages of any kind, including bottled water, without written permission from the Walter E Washington Convention Center Catering partner (Aramark) Food and/or beverage purchased outside of the Walter E Washington Convention Center may not be brought into/or consumed within the Walter E Washington Convention Center. Walter E Washington Convention Center is solely licensed to sell, dispense, and/or serve alcoholic beverages. Washington DC Law prohibits alcoholic beverages from being brought into the Walter E Washington Convention Center. The Walter E Washington Convention Center

Aramark (Exclusive booth food & beverage service provider) 
Contact: Rita Jacobs
Phone: (410) 935-7992


Freeman Quick Facts
Furniture, Carpet, and Booth Acessories (Freeman Catalog)
Material Handling

Any materials received by Freeman are subject to Material Handling Charges and are the responsibility of the Exhibitor. This also applies to items not ordered through the Official Show Vendors. Refer to the material handling form for charges for the service.

Move-Out Guidelines

Thursday, Sept. 12: Noon-4 p.m.

Freeman will begin returning empty containers once aisle carpet is removed. 

All exhibitor materials must be removed from the exhibit facility by Thursday, Sept. 12 at 4 p.m.
To ensure all exhibitor materials are removed from the exhibit facility by the Exhibitor Move-Out deadline, please have all carriers check-in by Thursday, Sept. 12 at 3 p.m.

Lead Retrieval Order Form & Info
Photography & Filming

Exhibitors must authorize all photographs of their booth!

Photography and/or filming of any display or product other than the exhibitor’s own is prohibited unless permission has been obtained from Show Management and the firm whose booth is being photographed/ filmed. The exemption to this is the official Show Management photographer/ videographer. Any imagery collected by this photographer/ videographer (who will be properly badged and identified) will be used for the sole purpose of Channel Partners Evolution promotion. photographers/ videographers will NOT be allowed access to the show floor prior to show floor opening, and will only be allowed access during scheduled show floor hours. Please schedule your photography and filming labor accordingly.


9900 Business Parkway
Lanham, MD 20706
Phone: (301) 918-7975
Fax: (469) 621-5609
On line ordering:

Wi-Fi & Internet

Smart City (Exclusive Internet Provider)
5795 W. Badura Ave, Suite 110
Las Vegas NV 89119
Phone: (888) 446-6911
Fax: (702) 943-6001
Online Website:

Forms required to order


Exhibitor Kit

Freeman is our official general service contractor. Access the exhibitor service kit for booth rules and regulations, order booth furnishings and accessories, find shipping addresses, access the deadlines checklist with important dates and deadlines, vendor forms and much more.