How do I register?
You can register online or once you arrive at the show. The registration area is located in Lobby D/E of the Morial Convention Center.
How much does it cost to register for the show?
If you pre-register online or at the exhibit hall the show is free. Pre-registration prices are available until October 8, 2013 at midnight. If you register on-site from October 9-11, the cost is $50 per person for exhibits.
How do I get my badge?
If you provided us with an email address or fax number you will be sent a registration confirmation. Bring this confirmation to the show to pick up your badge onsite. If you did not provide an email or fax when you registered but now wish to do so, please contact the Visitor Registration line at 508-743-8567 and request that a confirmation be sent to you via fax or email or go to the Pre-Registered Visitor counter in the registration area, located in Lobby D/E and a representative will print your badge.
Where do I go to pick up my badge at the show?
All badges can be picked up in the registration area. The registration area is located in the front of Lobby D/E.
I lost my registration confirmation letter or I did not receive a confirmation, how do I get my badge?
If you lost or did not receive your registration confirmation letter, please contact the Visitor Registration line at 508-743-8567 and request that a confirmation be resent to you via fax or email. You may also go to the Coreections & Lookups counter in Registration and a representative will print you badge.
Can I bring my kids?
All attendees must be at least 15 years of age and badges are required. Persons under the age of 15 will not be allowed on the show floor during exhibitor move in and move out.
How do I obtain a list of exhibitors and events?
A complete listing of exhibitors and on-site events can be located in the Show Buyer's Guide, available at the show free of charge, or continue to check our website for updates.
What is the WorkBoat Executive Summit?
WorkBoat, the magazine you trust for all your commercial marine industry news, is holding an executive summit on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 the day before the opening of the International WorkBoat Show. The WorkBoat Executive Summit is a one-day event that will provide education and networking opportunities for executives and senior marine industry professionals. To learn more about this exciting opportunity, visit www.workboatsummit.com.
What happened to the Conference Program?
The program hasn't changed, we simply changed the name to WorkBoat Professional Series.
How much does it cost to attend the WorkBoat Professional Series Conference Program?
The WorkBoat Professional Series programs can be purchased individually for $65 (Early Bird until October 8) and $90 onsite (October 9-11, 2013) or as part of a Pro Series Passport for $250 (Early Bird until October 8 or $275 onsite October 9-11, 2013). Access to the International WorkBoat Show exhibit hall is included with any WorkBoat Professional Series program purchase.
How much does it cost to attend Shipyard Day?
All the Shipyard Day events are free when you register for the show or for the WorkBoat Professional Series.
How to I apply for the Environmental Awards?
WorkBoat magazine is proud to present the 6th Annual WorkBoat Environmental Awards at the International WorkBoat Show on Wednesday, October 9, 2013. Nominations are now being accepted for businesses and government agencies that exemplify innovative and effective environmental process initiatives in their daily business operations. Apply here.
For 2013, two awards will be presented:
1. Comprehensive Environmental Management Plan—designed to showcase a wide-ranging, all-inclusive environmental program that is part of the company-wide culture and goes well beyond State and Federal mandates. (Re-submissions must highlight revisions of original program)
2. Environmental Initiative— designed to showcase a specific initiative, process and/or project that has a beginning and an end. (Project does not have to be completed to submit for consideration)
How do I get to the show?
The show is located at:
Morial Convention Center
900 Convention Center Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70130-1799
Halls B, C, D, E + F
For driving directions, please visit our Travel Page.
Where should I park?
For parking instructions, please visit our Travel page.
What are the show hours?
Wednesday, October 9: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday, October 10: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday, October 11: 10:00 am – 3:00 p m
Registration is open:
Wednesday, October 9 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday, October 10 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday, October 11 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
How can I book a hotel room or make other travel arrangements?
Receive discounted hotel, car and airfare rates when you book through The International WorkBoat Show's Official Housing Partner, onPeak (the new name of Travel Technology Group/TTG). The only housing partner endorsed by The International WorkBoat Show. Make your reservations online or by calling:
1 (800) 803 5804 - U.S. Toll-free
+1 (312) 527 7300 - Int'l