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October 4 - 5, 2021
Boston Marriott Long WharfBoston

Exhibitor Manual

Information & requirements for exhibitors

Welcome to the Exhibition Manual for SuperReturn North America 2021. 

Here you will find the relevant information and forms to complete for the event.

If you have any questions, please contact Tori Grant

Please ensure you read each section carefully and meet the required deadlines.

We look forward to working with you in making this a successful event!


KNect365 Global Finance is committed to improving diversity, equality and inclusion in every industry it operates in, through our agendas and specialist programmes to encourage a variety of demographics. We expect all our participants, exhibitors and sponsors to support this ethos. We will be asking all our stakeholders to take care when designing their stands, promotions and other communications to ensure that our events contribute to promoting equality in the industry. Please see these additional guidelines for all sponsor and exhibitor attendees.

At Event Safety & Informa AllSecure

Your safety at our events is our top priority. Please click here to see what we will be doing at this event to ensure we can bring you together with your peers, clients and colleagues as safely as possible.

Informa AllSecure is Informa’s approach to enhanced health and safety standards at our events following COVID-19. As the world’s leading events’ organizer, Informa has developed a detailed set of enhanced measures to provide the highest levels of hygiene and safety at its events, providing everyone with reassurance and confidence they are participating in a safe and controlled environment.

For further details on our 10 Key Commitments, please click here

Exhibiting Sustainably

At Informa Connect, we have an ambition to become a champion of sustainability within our business and across the specialist markets we serve. 

As part of our FasterForward programme, we have committed to a series of specific and ambitious goals and activities that, over a five year period, will help us become an ever more sustainable, high impact business while supporting and accelerating change in our markets. 

EXHIBITOR SUSTAINABILITY CHECKLIST 

Firstly we have put together a useful checklist for you to follow on how you can exhibit at our event more sustainably - click here to learn more

BETTER STANDS 

Through our commitment to the evolution of the exhibitions industry, we aim to ensure that we are delivering the best possible experience for our customers. We believe that by moving away from the use of disposable exhibition booth we will improve the ease, quality, safety and sustainability of the exhibitor experience at our events. Therefore, as part of event regulation we ask that exhibitors do not use disposable booth. Disposable booths are defined as space only stands made to be used only once which are usually constructed from raw materials at the venue during build up and the main structure is disposed of after the event. For more information and support, please contact Tori Grant

MORE INFO ON BETTER STANDS - click here

**We are specifying that any freebuild exhibitors must demonstrate evidence at both the design concept and build methodology that your stand’s core structural materials are re-useable or recycled  

Permitted Onsite

  • Core elements i.e. walls, archways, counters etc. must be constructed with reusable materials e.g. system build or stock panels 

  • The stand structure must be prefabricated and ready to assemble onsite 

  • Final adjustments to prefabricated pieces for fitting purposes is allowed 

  • Final coat of acceptable TVOC paints for repair purposes only 

  • Floor flats and system floors must be cut to size before coming onsite and be recyclable and/or reusable 

  • The use of LED lighting 

  • The use of recycled carpet, vinyl flooring, other floor coverings. 

Prohibited Onsite

  • The use of one-time MDF panels or similar raw materials planned to be cutting to size onsite 

  • The use of ‘other’ raw materials to construct core structural elements i.e. walls, archways, floor systems, counters, etc. that are not planned to be reused or recycled after use 

  • Construction of any stand components from single use materials 

  • Building from scratch onsite of any stand core elements 

  • The use of incandescent light bulbs 

  • The use of non-recycled carpet, vinyl flooring, other floor coverings.

REMOVAL OF GIVEAWAYS AT SUPERRETURN NORTH AMERICA

In keeping with our sustainability aims at SuperReturn North America we are asking that exhibitors do not provide giveaways at this event and we would like all of our exhibitors to embrace this sustainability goal with us.

In order to assist with this, and remove the need for handouts and giveaways,  SuperReturn North America will provide QR codes to exhibitors that can be shown on your stand – these can be used for people to download materials such as white papers or brochures, or to simply share their details with you.  SuperReturn North Americalead generation system will be provided to you to upload these materials, track leads and make notes. Please see more details on this in the Lead Generation section below.

Please contact Tori Grant if you have any questions about this at all.

DEADLINES

  • 100 word company profile & eps logo - by return
  • Pass registration - by 17 September 
  • Exhibitor declaration - by 17 September 
  • Hotel reservation - as soon as possible

Please send details to Tori Grant

YOUR LOGO & PROFILE

If you have not already sent us your company profile please provide the following:

100 word company description plus website address.

Please submit your company profile to Tori Grant by return.  

Alternatively, please confirm to the same email address if the profile currently online is correct.

This will be used in either the electronic networking app or the event handbook, depending on the event.

Please email your logo as an eps file to Tori Grant by return.

YOUR PASSES

Details of how to register passes included in your contract will be follow shortly.

Should you wish to purchase any additional passes, please contact our marketing manager, Stephen Ashiotis, who will share a booking link.

YOUR STAND

Exhibitors must not exceed their allocated space. Please be sure to check that your stand will fit within your 3m x 2m space. The Organisers reserve the right to move any items outside the boundaries of your allotted space.

The following are provided for all stands free of charge:

  • 1 x desk and 2 chairs
  • 1 x 230 V power supply

ALL ADAPTERS & EXTENSION LEADS MUST BE PROVIDED BY EXHIBITORS. INFORMA CONNECT WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PROVIDE THESE ON SITE.

Please be advised that you are responsible for ensuring that any equipment or materials brought by yourselves are covered by your own insurance. You should have public liability insurance to cover your attendance at the event.

Complimentary wireless internet will be provided for all exhibitors. If you require a fixed line connection, please contact 

The floor plan will be sent for you to select your stand in due course.

COMPULSORY HEALTH & SAFETY

As an exhibitor it is essential that you read the health and safety rules.  

The declaration must be returned by 17 September so that SuperReturn are aware what you plan to do at this event. 

If you have a free build stand you must read the rules here and return stand plans, risk assessments, method statements and a copy of the insurance certificate before permission to build is given.

EXHIBITION SET UP & BREAKDOWN TIMES

Exhibition Build Up*

From 4pm-5pm on Sunday 3 October 

Exhibition Break Down

From 4.10pm on Tuesday 5 October 

*Please note that these times may change – you will be informed closer to the event if this is the case

VENUE & DELIVERIES

It is your responsibility to book your courier for both delivery AND collection. It remains a private arrangement between you and your chosen courier company. In addition, it is your responsibility to pay all customs charges; otherwise all the materials may be refused.

Materials can be sent to the hotel no earlier than Friday 1 September 

Please use the delivery label for ALL items being delivered – items not labelled correctly are likely to go missing! 

All goods must be covered by proper customs documents – please mention it is a temporary exportation in order to avoid paying more taxes than expected.  The hotel will not pay any taxes/duties etc and will not accept any underpaid charges. 

Remember – it is your responsibility to arrange for items to be picked up at the end of the event – items must be collected by the end of 12 June. You must book the courier and ensure that your items are clearly labelled with your company name and the return address. Items left after this time will be disposed of. Please ensure the collector brings collection instructions detailing the following:

Quantity & description of items being collected

Name of the Event

Date of Collection

Proof of Collection

SUPPLIERS

AV Supplier:

Should you wish to order any AV/screens for your stand, please contact Tori Grant  in the first instance.


HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

To arrange accommodation please go to the Plan Your Visit page.

Demand for rooms can be very high, so please book early to avoid disappointment. SuperReturn takes no responsibility for hotel reservations.

Informa Connect does not have a third party hotel booking agency representing this event aside from the above links. If you are contacted to book accommodation by any agency, this is not recommended as they are unknown to Informa Connect and the hotel.