Register Now for the 2018 SEMA Show

SEMA News—July 2018

Industry News

By Amanda Gubbins

  SEMA Show
Register now for the 2018 SEMA Show at

Register Now for the 2018 SEMA Show

Registration for the 2018 SEMA Show is now open at The Show will take place Tuesday, October 30, through Friday, November 2, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Attendee registration is for distributors, retailers, installers, PR/marketing staff and buyers who will be meeting with exhibitors. Applicants may be required to submit proof of employment in the industry. Approved domestic attendees registered prior to October 12 will receive their badges in the mail.

Exhibitor registration is for personnel who will be working in booths. Applicants will need the unique password and user ID provided via email to the company’s primary contact. The primary contact can also register the entire team at once. During registration, exhibitors can reserve complimentary tickets to the SEMA Industry Awards Banquet.

Journalists can register for complimentary credentials. Applicants may be asked to supply proof of media affiliation, such as bylined articles or business cards. All approved media can pick up their credentials on-site in the SEMA Show Media Center.

SEMA members are encouraged to celebrate CCAD by hosting or attending an official sponsored event.

Collector Car Appreciation Day to Be Celebrated July 13

The next Collector Car Appreciation Day (CCAD) will be celebrated Friday, July 13. The date marks the ninth consecutive commemoration in what has become an annual event to raise awareness of the vital role automotive restoration and collection plays in American society.

The U.S. Senate first recognized CCAD in 2010 at SEMA’s request. In preparation for the ninth celebration of the nation’s automotive heritage, enthusiasts and related businesses are already planning open houses, car cruises, club gatherings and educational events to commemorate the day.

SEMA will maintain and publicize a list of scheduled events to commemorate CCAD at Individuals, car clubs and business owners interested in publicizing events can submit the details of their celebrations to SEMA Action Network Director Colby Martin at 909-978-6721 or For those unable to celebrate on July 13, SEMA encourages events to be scheduled throughout the month of July.

Rate this article: 
Average: 2 (1 vote)