i know expo FAQ

Where, when, how, why, who — we’ve done our best to anticipate and answer all your questions.  And link you to people and resources who can help make the experience of exhibiting at the I know expo 2014 a breeze.  

What do I get?

Tabletop display includes
6’ table with a skirt
2 chairs
Booth ID sign
Listing in the i know resource directory with a brief description of your services
Listing in the searchable version of the i know resource directory at iknowexpo.org  with a brief description of your services and hot link to your site.

What does it cost?


What’s the deadline?

Application and payment must be received by March 7, 2014. Remember – the earlier you submit your application, the more exposure you will get.

How do I apply?

You can apply online (click here for Application Form).
Or print the Application Form and mail to:
i know expo, c/o Ridgewood, Ltd., P.O. Box 22259, Lexington, KY 40522.

How do I pay?

You can pay online by credit card (click here to pay online).
Or you can mail a completed Application Form and check payable to
i know expo to:
i know expo, c/o Ridgewood, Ltd., P.O. Box 22259, Lexington, KY 40522.

When do I need to be there?

The doors open at 8 a.m. for setup. Please arrive and be set up by 11 a.m. in the Lexington Convention Center.
Staff the exhibit from 12 noon until the end of the i know expo at 5:00 p.m.  Expo volunteers will be on hand to provide short breaks when needed and assist with moving in and out.

What do I need to bring?

Sufficient copies of materials for visitors.
Any audio-visual equipment, extension cords, easels, etc., necessary for your exhibit. We will also provide you with the Lexington Center policies to help you plan your exhibit.

What’s extra?

Electric and internet connections can be provided at additional cost through the Convention Center, which will send you a request form as the expo date approaches(Click here for link to Convention Center).

Where do I go?

The i know expo is being held in Level 3 of the Lexington Center – the same area as in 2013.

The Center is located in downtown Lexington, at the corner of Broadway and High with entrances off Vine, West High and West Main St. Please enter from the High Street Entrance.

Where do I park?

Lexington Center offers a drop-off and pick-up area on High Street/South Side of Lexington Center. You may park there temporarily while you unload your exhibit from your car and volunteers help you transport your equipment to the exhibit hall. A guard will provide directions and security in the drop off area. During the expo, buses and cars will be allowed to drop-off and pick-up in this area, but no vehicles will be permitted to park there.
During the expo, please park in the High Street lot


Where do I sign in?

You’ll see a registration table right in front of you as you enter. Volunteers in bright green t- shirts will be there to help you with any questions.

Are there tools to help me market this event to my existing customers?

Yes. We see this expo as a partnership.  The more visitors we attract, the better it is for all of us.  We’ve created easy-to-use promotional materials for you to get the word out to your customers, supporters, family and friends.  Send us an email at info@iknowexpo.org with questions. Let’s work together to attract big crowds on April 27!  (Click here for link to Expo Toolkit).

I’d like to know more about the 2013 expo.

(Click here for 2013 expo demographics, program, promotional materials and more).


i know expo and its presenters are not liable for damage or injury to persons or property during the event.

More questions?

These ladies have more answers:

Gale Reece
Founding Director, i know expo

Dawn Brockman
Event Coordinator, i know expo

Debby Edelen
Systems Coordinator, i know expo