Sheet metal & Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association


The 2018 AHR Expo in Chicago Will Display the Future of HVACR

Nov 28, 2017

2018 AHR Expo 6839

If you and your members are planning to attend the 2018 AHR Expo, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Jan. 22-24, it’s best to get your tickets in advance. SMACNA’s technical library will be on display in booth # 6839. So please stop by.

Free passes for you and your members are available by registering at

This is a very large and popular show and it is recommended that you bring your attendee badge and/or computer-generated registration number with you to avoid having to stand in line.

Complete online registration before Jan. 17, 2018 to receive a free badge and save the $30 at-the-door ticket price.

In addition, SMACNA has a limited quantity of printed free VIP passes that also eliminate the need to pay the $30. If you would like some of these passes, please let Jeanne Marceron ( know how many you require and she will mail them to you. (First come, first served.)

We recommend, however, that you register online on the AHR website and have your badge mailed to you prior to the show. There is no charge for this service.

The AHR Expo is the world’s largest trade show for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration industry. It serves as the HVAC/R professional’s leading resource for thousands of new products, new ideas, and new services. With more than 2,000 exhibiting companies and 65,000 attendees from over 165 countries, the Show brings the HVACR community together to see the latest products and technology, learn about the innovations and trends that are shaping the future of the industry, and build relationships face to face.  

The ASHRAE Winter Conference is held concurrently with the Expo. As an endorsing association of the Expo, SMACNA continues to provide support for the event.

For more information about the 2018 AHR Expo, visit the FAQ page.