The Ark-La-Tex Oilfield Expo, presented by the Powerhouse Team at Texas Classic Productions, will be held April 1-2, 2015 at the Shreveport Convention Center in Shreveport, Louisiana. The Ark-La-Tex Oilfield Expo was previously known as the East Texas Oilfield Expo
This industry-exclusive event will be a buyer's marketplace where oil and gas industry professionals can come together to network and make their best oilfield business deals.
Several key aspects make this event stand apart from others, including its emphasis on a no-nonsense, business-focused environment and our unique public attendance policy limiting admission to qualified industry professionals only. This measure ensures attendee relevance, reinforces the integrity of the Expo and increases the number of qualified leads present.
This expo provides an opportunity for oil and gas professionals to participate in an expo that will deliver quality leads to the exhibitors and quality products and services to attendees, ensuring they are continually operating efficiently and cost-effectively.
For more information about this Expo, contact us today.
The Ark-la-tex Oilfield Expo is open exclusively to members of the oil and gas industry. This policy is in place to ensure the maximum relevance of attendees for our show and to protect the investments of our exhibitors and sponsors. You must be currently employed in the oil and gas industry to attend. All prospective attendees will be required to present proof of current oil and gas employment before being granted admission (eg. business card, recent pay stub, current company ID).
What constitutes the oil and gas industry? There are many industries which support the oil and gas industry but which are not part of it for the purposes of admission. Representatives of companies that support the oil and gas industry may be permitted to exhibit at the Ark-la-tex Oilfield Expo, but will not be permitted to attend as attendees.
Types of companies which indirectly support the oil and gas industry but which are not applicable to attend include, but are not limited to, the following:
Hospitality providers (eg. Hotels)
Oil and gas memorabilia (eg. jewelry, knick-knacks, etc.)
Providers of custom apparel and promotions
Mancamp service providers (eg. internet providers)
Real estate agents/relocators
Financial service providers
Chambers of commerce
City employees (unless invited by show management)
Radio stations, TV stations, magazine publishers, etc. (Members of the press are welcome to attend to cover the event, but must apply for a press pass at registration)
Webmasters of oil and gas-related marketing/news/classifieds/discussion sites.
Students majoring in oil and gas-related programs but not currently employed in the industry
Please pre-screen yourself carefully to ensure you are applicable to attend. If you are uncertain whether you will be admitted, please contact us.
ADDITIONAL ADMISSION RULES
All attendees must be at least 18 years of age.
All attendees must satisfactorily demonstrate current employment in the oil and gas industry.
"Trick-or-treating", "briefcasing", and other unprofessional, disruptive behaviors will not be tolerated at any time. Trick-or-treating is the practice of walking the show floor and filling your bags with free giveaways from booths, even from companies you don't have any interest in doing business with. Briefcasing is the practice of an attendee handing out flyers, brochures, or other marketing materials on the show floor. Exhibitors and sponsors pay for the opportunity to market their products and services at the Expo; attendees are not permitted to distribute marketing materials under any circumstances.
Clean business casual clothing must be worn by all attendees; those not adhering to dress code will not be permitted entry.
By registering to attend/purchasing a ticket/attending the expo, you agree to receive email updates from us, you agree to receive email updates from us, as well as allow us to share your contact information with exhibitors and sponsors.
All decisions regarding admission are at management's sole and final discretion, and admission can be revoked at any time for any reason without recourse.
For general booth space, the cost to purchase space at the Ark-la-tex Oilfield Expo is $15.00 per square foot. Booths at the Ark-la-tex Oilfield Expo are 10 feet deep by 10 feet wide. Space must be purchased in 10' x 10' blocks.
10' x 10' booth - $1,500
10' x 20' booth - $3,000
10' x 30' booth - $4,500
The following is included with the purchase of each 10' x 10' booth space:
8' tall black drape
36" tall black side dividers
one (1) 6' x 36" black skirted table
two (2) side chairs
one (1) wastebasket
one (1) 7" x 44" identification sign