Tips for Attending Art Materials World


Before the show:

  • Take a close look at your product sales histories
  • Examine your current and committed inventories and set a budget
  • Familiarize yourself with the floor plan and list of exhibitors 
  • Set appointments in advance with your “must see Exhibitors”
  • Download the NAMTA Mobile App (tradeshow section open early Feb.)
  • Decide on what Demos and Presentations you want to attend


At the show:

  • Pick up a copy of the Convention Directory
  • First day of the show, walk the show floor making notes of who you want to go back and see
  • Be sure to check out the New Product Showcase
  • Take advantage of the Show Specials – they’ll be listed in the Convention Directory and the Mobile App
  • Check out the Social Events - attend if you can