News For Exhibitors

Expo Show Days & Times

May 29, 2019

Expo 2019 opens at 9am on Wednesday, June 26. The show runs through Friday, June 28, concluding at 1pm. More than 55,000 square feet of indoor exhibits will be on display during the 3-day event. Expo 2019 is the premier sawmilling event in North America for 2019. Day Date Show Hours Wednesday Thursday Friday June…

Housing Cutoff Date – June 7

May 22, 2019

Housing & Registration Cut-Off With nearly one month before the opening of SFPA’s 35th Forest Products Machinery & Equipment Exposition, guests are encouraged to make their hotel reservations prior to the hotel cut-off date – June 7.  Visit to find the official EXPO housing block. EXPO’s housing partner, onPeak, reports that housing is 25%…

Don’t Get Fooled

January 7, 2019

Housing will open to Exhibitors in January 2019 SFPA Members in good standing will have first option to make housing reservations. Room blocks and rates have been reserved at the following hotels closest to the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta.  onPeak is the Official Housing Provider.  Once the housing and registration system is…

Housing Information Available

November 17, 2018

onPeak is the only official hotel provider for 2019 Forest Products Machinery & Equipment Exposition We have received reports that other companies are posing as official hotel vendors. While other hotel resellers may contact you offering accommodations options for your trip, they are not endorsed by or affiliated with the show and entering into financial…

Your Budget Will Like This

February 12, 2018

New for EXPO 2019 – SFPA Associate members in good standing will receive a $2 per square foot discount on exhibit space rates. We’ll begin accepting exhibit space applications in May 2018 and there’s still time to Join SFPA as an Associate Member.

EXPO Earns Certification

January 23, 2018

More accolades for SFPA’s Forest Products Machinery & Equipment Exposition. The International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE), the global authority on exhibition management and best practices, has approved the 2017 show as a “Certified Exhibition”. This designation is considered the “Gold Standard” in exhibition management. “SFPA is honored to receive this recognition, the result…