GIE+EXPO Drew 18,000+, Says Organizer
The 2013 GIE+EXPO (Green Industry & Equipment Expo), Oct. 23-25 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, saw a 6% increase in registrations and had attendance of more than 18,000, according to the show organizers. GIE+EXPO is sponsored by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), the Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) and the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET).
It was announced during the event that GIE+EXPO and Hardscape North America (HNA) will extend their co-location through 2016.
The dates for the 2014 show in Louisville are Oct. 22 for dealers, distributors, retailers and media and Oct. 23-24 for attendees.