Thank you for being an exhibitor! The OLC is excited to host its 2023 Convention and Expo at the Duke Energy Convention Center in downtown Cincinnati.
Please review the information below as you prepare for the event.
- Exhibitor Badge Form
- Hotel Accommodations
- Exhibitor Floor Plan
- Parking Information
- Exhibitor Move-In
- Exhibitor Reception
- Donate a Door Prize
- Download the app
- Exhibitor Evaluation Form
NOTE: If there is a balance due on your account, an invoice will be sent to you. Please be sure to pay any remaining balance you may have prior to the event.
|Fern Service Kit||Deadline: Sept. 6, 2023|
|Hotel Reservation||Deadline: Sept. 6, 2023|
|Exhibitor Badge Request||Deadline: Sept. 15, 2023|
|Donate a Door Prize||Let us know what you will give away. Complete form|
|Exhibitor Evaluation Form||Tell us what you think. Please complete the evaluation form.|
Exhibitor Badge Request Form
Please complete online by September 15, 2023
Duke Energy Convention Center (DECC)
525 Elm Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
The loading dock entrance is on the backside of the DECC off 6th Street and features 3 low bays and 14 high bays.
Stop by the Registration Desk just inside Exhibit Hall B to pick-up your exhibitor packet and badge(s).
Don’t forget to complete the Exhibitor Badge Form by Sept. 15, 2023.
Exhibitor move-in time in the Exhibit Hall is Wednesday, September 27 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
You’re invited to attend an Exhibitor Reception on Wednesday, September 27 at 3 p.m. in the Exhibitor Lounge in the back of Exhibit Hall B.
Also, please join us for all evening activities:
- Exhibit Hall Grand Opening Reception
Wednesday, September 27, 2023 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
(Exhibit Hall B)
- Trivia Night
Wednesday, September 27, 2023 from 8 – 10 p.m.
(DECC, Room 263-264)
- Evening Reception with the Cincinnati and Hamilton County Public Library
Thursday, September 28, 2023 from 6 – 8 p.m.
- Library Feud!
Thursday, September 28, 2023 from 8 – 10 p.m.
(Main Library )
Help us make the Convention and Expo fun and exciting by donating a door prize from your company. Be a part of this win-win opportunity! Door prizes have become very popular and are an appreciated part of the event. Attendees must be present in the Exhibit Hall to win.
If your company is donating a door prize for us to announce during the Expo, please complete the online form.
The Hyatt Regency Cincinnati has daily valet with unlimited in/out privileges at $39 per day.
More than 5,000 parking spaces are located immediately surrounding the DECC in metered street spaces, private flat lots and privately managed garages.
NOTE: The loading dock entrance is on the backside of the DECC off 6th Street.
You will receive an email from Fern Exhibitor Services regarding your online Exhibitor Portal. Through OneView, you can access information, order, view, track and collaborate with your team on all the elements required to ensure you have a successful event. Each 10×10 booth comes with standard background drape, side drape, one 6’ skirted table, two side chairs, one wastebasket and one ID sign. You may order additional furniture, carpet, labor services, electrical and internet service. Also included will be information for shipping exhibit materials prior to or following the Expo. We advise you to take advantage of Fern Exhibitor Services shipping service if possible.
Deadline for ordering through Fern: Sept. 6, 2023 at 8 p.m.
Ohio Library Council
495 Metro Place South, Suite 350
Dublin, OH 43017
Phone: 614-410-8092 x 101
Fern Exhibitor Services
Office: 800-774-1251 x 1