Parkex

10-11 June 2014, National Hall, Olympia, London

  • A BPA Event
    • British Parking Association

Visiting

Below is a list of commonly asked questions about Parkex. Should you not be able to find the answer to your question here, please contact us at parkex@hgluk.com or call + 44 (0) 20 7973 6401.


SHOW INFORMATION


Q: What is Parkex?

A: Parkex 2014 is Europe's largest dedicated parking exhibition and the most important event for the parking industry, organised by the Brintex on behalf of the British Parking Association.

Q: Is it free to attend?

A: Visiting Parkex is free and you visitor badge gives you access to a comprehensive series of free seminars.


Q: Where and when does Parkex take place?


A: Parkex 2014 takes place on 10 - 11th June 2014 at the National Hall, Olympia, London, UK.


Q: What are the exhibition opening times?

Tuesday 10th June:
09:30 - 17:00

Wednesday 11th June
09:30 - 16:30


Q: Will there be a show guide?

A: A full show guide featuring full exhibitor profiles and information about the event will be available free of charge at Parkex. Show guides will not be available prior to the event but can be picked up in the registration area for the duration of the event.
 

REGISTRATION AND VISITOR BADGES


Q: How can I register for Parkex?

A: Registration for Parkex 2014 will be live shortly. When it is open, you can register here on the website.


Q: How can I register my colleagues?
 

A: You can email your colleagues the registration link for them to register themselves. Alternatively, if you want to register them yourselves, just use the 'register a colleague' link showing on the registration completion page once you have registered yourself. 


Q: Does it cost to register before the show?
 

A: Parkex is free to attend. Pre-register to beat the queues on the day and to be kept up to date with what's happening at the show.


Q: I can't remember if I have registered what should I do?

A: When you registered for Parkex you were sent a confirmation email that contains your unique reference number. 


Q: When are the badges sent out?

If you selected to receive an e-badge when you registered, your e-badge will be emailed to you again two weeks before the show.
 

Q: What do I do if the details on my badge are incorrect?

A: If you realise that the details on your badge printed upon arrival are incorrect, please go to one of the registration desks where a member of staff will be happy to change your badge for you.


VISITING


Q: I need a letter of invitation, please can you provide one?

A: Upon registration you are sent a confirmation email that you have registered for the event, you can use this to support your visa application. Unfortunately we are unable to provide any additional letters of invitation. We recommend that you contact your embassy to find out what is required to obtain a visa. Alternatively visit www.visa4uk.fco.gov.uk 


Q: I'm a student; can I come to the event?

A: Parkex is a trade event, aimed at professionals. Students of relevant subjects and aged 16 or over are welcome to attend, however, please act in a professional manner. If you are planning to attend as a large group please contact us beforehand for authorisation from ourselves, the Organisers.


Q: Can my children come?

A: As Parkex is a trade exhibition no person under the age of 16 years can be admitted to the at any time. This applies to exhibitors' children as well as visitors' and will be rigorously enforced to comply with safety regulations. Student groups will only be permitted with prior authorisation from ourselves, the Organisers.


Q: Are there any crèche facilities?
 

A: There are no crèche facilities available in the halls during the opening days of the exhibition.


SEMINARS


Q: Are the seminars free to attend?

A: Yes, the seminars are free to attend. Seats will be allocated on a first come, first served basis


Q: Can I book the seminars in advance?

A: Space will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. As the seminars are always popular with visitors we recommend you arrive early to avoid disappointment.


VENUE


Q: What is the address of Olympia?

A: , National Hall, Olympia, Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX

Brought myself up to speed with latest developments from suppliers and sought their opinions on new approaches to energy conservation” Hartley Saunders
Technical Director ITS, Capita Symonds
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Interesting to see trends and understand current developments” Nigel Hanley
Senior Examiner, Intellectual Property Office
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Good source of information and products under one roof” Michelle Else
Senior Technician, Derbyshire County Council
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Good opportunity to view wider products available within the traffic management and the parking industry” Sean Kearney
Traffic Management Engineer, DRD Road Services Ltd
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The only way we can see EVERYONE we deal with in one day!” Paul Stroud
Senior Transport Monitoring Officer, Gloucestershire Highways
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As a first timer, this was a great insight into the world of parking management” Andrew Bailey
Travel Plan Co-ordinator, Leicestershire City Council
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We've been here every year for the last 10 years and we've just signed up for Parkex 2012! We've been busy and have had some serious leads this year. The leads are of a high quality.” Jean Roberts
Sales and Marketing, Cale Briparc
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I'm pleased to say that in the light of the current recession in the UK, I'm delighted with the attendance at this year’s show... a high quality of people on the stand and we look forward to the next show.” Bill Laurie
Sales and Marketing Director, Metric Group
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