International Model and Hobby Expo (IMHE)
|Event Date/Time: Sep 10, 2003||End Date/Time: Sep 13, 2003|
|Registration Date: Sep 01, 2003|
|Early Registration Date: Aug 10, 2003|
Why Should you Exhibit?Show that you are one of the leaders, the movers and shakers and be counted among the best of the best! Participate in the largest, most diverse trade show of its kind and experience Your Premier Marketplace, featuring:
And much more!
Meet face-to-face with the most qualified retailers, buyers, distributors, manufacturer reps and media personnel in the industry. Our attendees come from 36 countries - over 3,500 attendees looking to buy the newest and best products. We have customers you can't find anywhere else!
Over 200 distributors
Mass market stores
Wow the customers with your latest, greatest products to make their fourth-quarter holiday season HOT! Be prepared to write orders (or make your distributors happy) and put your shipping into high gear!
Get the most for your money with a substantial Return on Investment. For a 10 X 20 exhibit, we estimate the cost at $6.19 per impression! The standard booth rate for 2003 is $8.25 per square foot. Premium space (those booths with more than one aisle exposure) is $9.10. What do you get?
Basic booth décor - standard back drape, side curtains, and sign with company name
Your virtual booth on www.ihobbyexpo.com including company info and product category
Your directory listing in the trade directory
Opportunity to promote your products to a highly-qualified, ready-to-buy attendee, and not just another hobbyist!
Your Premier Marketplace in Cyberspace Speaking of the web site, you will appear in your on-line booth 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Get attendee interest before you ever step foot in the convention center! Set up appointments for the show! Plan your visit with your personalized planner! Make sure you've met all the deadlines with the custom checklist! For your booth rental fee, you get the advantage of this easy to use marketing tool!
Enjoy the convenience of Rosemont. The City of Rosemont is only five minutes from O'Hare International Airport, and the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center has five on-site hotels directly across the street! Shuttles to and from the airport to hotels and the convention center make it an "in-and-out" experience. Rosemont was listed as the number two destination in the nation for trade shows and conventions, and it's easy to see why! And all of Chicago is at our back door!
Reserve your place in Your Premier Marketplace now!
Why Should I Attend?
Find the most comprehensive product mix: radio control products, trains, rockets, plastics, die-cast, games, kites, miniatures, tools, accessories, publications, science/ educational, specialty toys and much more! Many new products were shown at the 2001 Show.
Meet the people who make the products you sell. Who better to teach selling techniques than the creator? Conduct business face-to-face in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere and network with key industry representatives to plan buying strategies.
Learn something new at one of our seminars. We have industry experts who will give you the information you need to compete and they will moderate discussions about the latest products and what they can do for you.
Enjoy the weather in beautiful Rosemont and Chicago! We will have some great events to choose from. Some past trips include: Cruise on Lake Michigan, Michigan Avenue Bus Trip, White Sox Baseball Game, Grand Victoria Casino Trip, and more!
The best reason of all for attending is to see the newest, best products from our exhibitors - industry leaders and innovators!