TAG: Hardscape North America

GIE+EXPO early bird registration shatters records

September 12, 2018By

Early bird registration week for the 2018 GIE+EXPO broke records for being the biggest ever with more than 3,000 attendees registered the week of Sept. 3, show officials said. The number puts overall attendee registration 12 percent ahead of last year at this time. More than 24,000 participants are projected to be in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 17-19 for the annual... read more

HNA names presenter, unveils schedule for hardscape demos

August 1, 2018By

Hardscape North America (HNA) named Frank Bourque as the presenter for its live, continuous build hardscape demonstrations and unveiled the 2018 schedule. “The demos are a perfect opportunity to learn new installation techniques, and Frank will bring a new perspective to the popular sessions,” said Charles McGrath, executive director of the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI). Focusing on how hardscape... read more

Hardscape North America reveals schedule, discount offer for conference sessions

July 17, 2018By

Show organizers for Hardscape North America released the schedule of Conference Sessions to be held during the 2018 Hardscape North America (HNA). A new VIP PASS will give attendees access to all conference sessions, as well as the six hardscape demonstrations, for a 50 percent discount. Each conference session lasts an hour and 15 minutes and is approved for Interlocking... read more

HNA 2017 shatters records

November 9, 2017By

The Hardscape North America (HNA) trade show on Oct. 18-20, at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky., was the largest hardscape trade show ever. Fifty-seven new exhibitors and more than 2,400 attendees—hardscape contractors, dealers and retailers—led to a 16 percent increase on the exhibit floor. The co-location with GIE+EXPO added up to a total of 1,005 outdoor and indoor exhibits,... read more

2017 GIE+EXPO breaks records

November 6, 2017By

The 2017 GIE+EXPO on Oct. 18-20, at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, Ky., was another record-breaking event. “GIE+EXPO continues to grow in size as well as in its reputation as the industry’s gathering place,” said Kris Kiser, president and CEO of OPEI. The annual industry event draws all segments of the outdoor power equipment and lawn & garden industry.... read more


October 18, 2017By

GIE+EXPO released its schedule of workshops and events for its 2017 event, taking place Oct. 18-20 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky. The GIE+EXPO Workshops will cover a variety of management topics specifically for landscape contractors’ businesses. In addition, for contractors looking to diversify, Hardscape North America’s co-location with GIE+EXPO provides the opportunity to learn about expanding into... read more