Trade Show

2022 ATA Trade Show Floor Nears Capacity, Opens for New Exhibitors

Check out these exciting statistics and highlights about the 2022 ATA Show floor.

Author: Cassie Gasaway

ATA staff members have sold over 90% of the 2022 ATA Trade Show exhibitor floor space and welcome conversations with new potential exhibitors.

Any company interested in becoming a member and exhibiting at the 2022 Show can contact Becky Lux, ATA’s senior manager of Trade Show, at (507) 233-8132 or beckylux@archerytrade.org.

 

Show Floor Statistics

Preferred booth selection for the 2022 Show to be held Jan. 7-9 at the Kentucky Exposition Center opened on May 18. As of June 24, over 423 exhibitors have secured their spot and occupy 183,000 square feet of the 200,000-square-foot exhibit hall. Booth selection opened to new ATA Trade Show exhibitors on June 17. The Innovation Zone, which is a section of the Show floor reserved for new manufacturers, is 50% sold out.

Test bows or electric bikes in the shooting lanes or test drive areas on the Show floor. Photo Credit: ATA

Show Floor Highlights

  • Shooting Lanes: The 2022 Show currently has 51 shooting lanes occupied by 29 companies.
  • Test Drive Areas: Three electric bike companies, including Rambo, QuietKat and BAKCOU reserved 10,300 square feet of demo space for attendees to test-drive their products.
  • ATA Store: The ATA Store will be located on the Show floor this year in booth number 701. ATA merchandise, including hats, shirts, portfolios and badge holders will be available for purchase.
  • ATA Product Premier Buzz Center: New this year, the Outdoor Sportsman Group will broadcast live new product announcements from the Show floor. This arrangement developed through an ongoing partnership with the ATA. Companies can purchase space through OSG in the coming months. Stay tuned for more information.

The exhibitor and attendee floor plans are ready to view! Photo Credit: ATA

Companies at #ATA2022

With 423-plus exhibitors scheduled to attend the 2022 Show, attendees must plan accordingly to visit every booth. Start locating your go-to exhibitors now. To view the real-time 2022 Show floor plan, click here. You can use the search feature to quickly locate your favorite exhibitors and star them to save them to your profile.

New for the 2022 Show: The Virtual Connection Suite is a match-making and appointment-setting option that will be added to the floor plan this year. Members will be able to connect and directly set up appointments with exhibitors. This new feature will be available in September.

Registration opens Aug. 10. Mark your calendars! Photo Credit: ATA

Registration, Press Registration & Hotels

Registration for #ATA2022 opens Aug. 10 and press registration opens Sept. 21. ATA members will have access to the ATA’s hotel block after they register for the Show. As always, the ATA Trade Show is a business-to-business event. You must be an ATA member to register. Please join the ATA or renew your membership so you’re prepared when it’s time to register and book your hotel room.

Please note: The 2022 ATA Trade Show is a Friday-Saturday-Sunday event, which is different from the typical Thursday to Saturday Shows held in the past. Please plan accordingly.

To view more 2022 ATA Trade Show information, news and happenings, please visit the Trade Show webpage at www.archerytrade.org/trade-show.

Questions? Contact the ATA business, membership and Trade Show office at (507) 233-8130.

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