Maximize your visit

SSG Exhibitions have a lot to offer, so by taking some simple preparatory steps, you‘ll make the most of your time and most of all … Meet all your needs.

Here are some key tips:

  • Set clear business objectives – define what you are hoping to achieve from the event.
  • Register online – avoid entrance queues and save money.
  • Plan your visit – visit the website for a list of exhibitors, networking events and conference sessions.
  • Make prior appointments – avoid disappointment and ensure their attention.
  • Prioritise your visit – you may not be able to get to everything, so make a list of ‘must see’ and ‘may see’ products and companies.
  • Print an event floorplan – make a note of the companies you want to visit
  • Be Prepared – Make sure you have enough business cards
  • Arrive early for free seminars – many are offered on a first come, first served basis.
  • Add value to your visit by attending Continuing Education sessions
  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothing
  • Look for networking opportunities. Network with industry leaders. Get invited to exhibitors hospitality suites/ receptions. At workshops introduce yourself to people around you – hand out/collect business cards. Hook up with new contacts at mealtimes for added information
  • Make travel and hotel bookings as early as possible. Hotels are often booked up months in advance of the shows..Check the event website for discounted accommodation rates.
  • After the show, catch up on any missed conference sessions by downloading podcasts and webcasts from the event website.
  • Be prepared to follow-up after the show for literature and samples requests.