What do I need to access the venue for the event?
All attendees will need an active Digital Access Pass to enter the venue. Please see the Digital Access Pass section below for more details.
Can I use the Digital Access Pass during build-up and dismantling periods?
Yes – the Digital Access Pass can be used from the commencement of the build period (15 February) onwards as long as your pass type has Extended Hours. This is shown with a star symbol
What is extended hours access?
Passes with Extended Hours access allow exhibitors, partners and other groups, access to the venue outside of event hours and during the build and dismantle periods. Full details on Extended Hours dates and times are available in the Online Event Manual.
If your Digital Access Pass has Extended Hours access, you will see a white star symbol underneath the QR code on your pass.
Which passes have extended hours access?
The following pass types have Extended Hours access:
• Exhibitor / Partner Staff
• Leaders (Exhibitor accounts only)
• VIP (Exhibitor accounts only)
• Official Contractor
Do exhibitors have access during build up and dismantling?
Exhibitor / Partner Staff passes have Extended Hours access and can be used from the start of the build period through the end of the dismantle period - 15 February to 7 March.
Do I need a wristband during build-up and dismantling?
Wristbands are no longer being issued and all persons who need access during the build-up and dismantling period will need to apply through the Contractor Accreditation System. Service providers (contractors) will be given an account via their exhibiting company in order to register their staff.