Show News2018-10-19T16:10:05+00:00

Tips for AHR Expo Attendees

Below is a list of tips and ideas to help attendees get the most out of their AHR Expo experience. It has been compiled over the years by IEC Staff and regular annual attendees. Register in Advance. Registration prior to the Show is free until Jan. 9, 2019, and your badge will be mailed directly to you. This allows you to skip the lines that cut into your time on the Show floor.  Register Now Book a [...]

September 7th, 2018|

AHR Expo Returns to Atlanta for the First Time Since 2001

The AHR Expo will return to Atlanta for the first time since 2001 for its 2019 Show at the Georgia World Congress Center. HVACR accounts for billions of dollars in revenue and is a key economic driver for the state of Georgia, with U.S. Department of Labor projections indicating it will see nearly 20 percent growth in the coming years. With this booming HVACR market, the region is a top location to host the next AHR Expo. “We [...]

June 21st, 2018|

Now Accepting 2019 Innovation Awards Submissions

ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH JULY 31 The AHR Expo is now accepting entries for the 2019 Innovation Awards Competition. This annual competition honors the most inventive and original products, systems and technologies showcased at each year’s AHR Expo. Exhibitors are encouraged to submit new or upgraded products by July 31, 2018. ABOUT THE INNOVATION AWARDS & PRODUCT OF THE YEAR Since 2003, the Innovation Awards have highlighted the HVACR industry’s efforts to provide advanced solutions for [...]

June 12th, 2018|


THE WORLD'S LARGEST HVACR MARKETPLACE Recognized as the largest trade show of its kind, the 71st International AHR Expo returns to Atlanta in 2019 for the first time in almost 20 years. The Show welcomes HVACR professionals serving commercial, industrial, residential and institutional markets. Each year, manufacturers from all over the world exhibit their systems, equipment, and components with air-conditioning, heating, plumbing, ventilation, and refrigeration applications. Thousands of contractors, engineers, OEMs, distributors and other industry professionals attend [...]

April 11th, 2018|

Record-breaking 2018 AHR Expo Smashes Six All-time Highs

By any measure, the 2018 AHR Expo, was an unparalleled success, setting six all-time highs including more than 72,000 in total attendance and 49,995 registered visitors, both records. When the 70th edition of the world’s largest HVACR marketplace convened in Chicago in January, four additional records were set, including the number of exhibitors, square feet of exhibit space and countries represented. Next year’s Show will be held in Atlanta from January 14-16, 2019. With exhibit space already [...]

February 8th, 2018|

3 Reasons You Can’t Miss the 2018 AHR Expo

As a contractor in the HVACR industry, there’s no doubt you’ve heard of the AHR Expo, the world’s largest industry event that draws in upwards of 65,000 attendees and 2,000 exhibitors. With over 22% of the attendees being contractors, chances are if you haven’t attended, you probably know someone who has. But why is the Show so big? Put simply, it’s the only event of its kind. There are plenty of reasons why you should attend the [...]

November 14th, 2017|