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Trade Show Executive’s Gold 100 Entry Form

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  • Deadline for entries is December 31, 2024

    Trade Show Executive will recognize the largest trade shows held in the U.S. in 2024 as the Gold 100 Class of 2024. Winners will be selected based on net square feet of paid exhibit space. Submit this completed questionnaire to enter your show for consideration for the TSE Gold 100. Please see the guidelines and criteria outlined below to ensure your show qualifies for entry. For questions, please contact Carri Jensen at (541) 286-4014 or

    In addition to honoring the 100 largest trade shows in the U.S., Trade Show Executive will present the TSE Grand Awards. TSE Grand Awards are open to shows of all sizes. Prestigious categories include the Marketing Genius Award and the Greatest Trade Show of the Year. Stay connected and subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter for the complete list of TSE Grand Awards categories and entry guidelines. Winners will be listed on the Trade Show Executive website. Read more.

    Learn more about the TSE Gold 100 Awards & Summit program.

  • Trade Show Executive Gold 100 Qualification Guidelines and Criteria

    The following criteria will determine the 100 Largest Shows in the U.S.:

    • The trade show must have taken place in person within the United States in 2024.
    • Only trade shows are considered.
    • Winners will be selected based on net square feet of paid exhibit space in 2024.
    • Only temporary space will be considered.
    • Traditional booth space considered for the Gold 100 includes 10'x10' standard booths or larger.
    • Floor plans may be requested.
    • Trade Show Executive reserves the right to determine qualified booth space.
    • A senior-level executive of the show management company or association official must sign supporting documents to certify show metrics.

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