Frequently Asked Questions

Our official housing partner, onPeak, works to negotiate travel discounts and reduced-rate hotel rooms to make your trip affordable. For hotel information, simply check the Venue & Travel section of our website.

Registration for Contractor Leadership LIVE is open now. It is recommended you register online before the show to take advantage of the best pricing and save time on-site.

Contractor Leadership LIVE 2017 will take place September 12-14 at the Huntington Convention Center, in Cleveland, Ohio. The Product & Solution Center (exhibits)will be open  Wednesday and Thursday, September 13-14. The convention center is located at 300 Lakeside Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44113

Success and exponential growth is within your grasp! Contractor Leadership LIVE is a new, multi-day event that brings together the resources you need to transform your business. See the latest technologies and learn about proven strategies from a powerful line up of today's HVAC industry experts. There's no better opportunity to level up your business while building a solid foundation for the future.

Visit the Conference section of our website for more information about the sessions and workshops that are offered for 2018.

Contractor Leadership LIVE offers a variety registration packages to meet your needs. Packages and pricing will be available. To see pricing and register for the event click here

Contractor Leadership LIVE’s mobile app is available to download on Apple and Android devices. Access important show info, build your schedule, connect with fellow attendees and more. It’s the best way to navigate the show! Click here to learn more.

As part of your conference registration fee, Contractor Leadership LIVE provides a web page with copies of any presentations that are collected for the sessions. All presentations provided by speakers will be provided to registered conference attendees prior to the event so you may print them out and bring them as handouts.

This Exclusive Workshop is only available to the first 500 Contractors who register for the All-Access pass. Ellen Rohr shares straight-forward advice for creating a sane, engaging culture, and reducing the drama that can suck the life out of you and your employees. And when you (or they) fall off track, Ellen's surefire tactics can help you get back on.

And then, let's get AWKWARD! Ellen will demonstrate the tough conversations. Bring your most awkward situations to the conversation and play them out in real time to tackle issues including the chronic latecomer, when family crisis or illness affects work performance, the Solomon Situation ("Did not!" "Did too!") and more. Click here to learn more about this workshop and other sessions being offered

  • Tuesday, September 12: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
  • Wednesday, September 13:  7:00 am – 5:30 pm
  • Thursday, September 14:  7:00 am – 200 pm

*Times are subject to change

  • Wednesday, September 13 - 9:45 am - 5:30 pm
  • Thursday, September 14 - 9:45 am - 2:30 pm

You may be asked to present a business card to show your role in the industry. Please be prepared to show a form of photo ID to pick up your Show Badge. Members of the press must provide credentials when registering to qualify for a press badge.

Press badges provide access to Contractor Leadership LIVE exhibit hall, all conference sessions, continental breakfast and lunch on both Wednesday and Thursday, and Keynote Sessions. Note that evening functions are not included and tickets must be purchased separately. View the press policies and required credentials for registration here.

The Huntington Convention Center offers a variety of dining locations both inside the exhibit hall and in the concourse. Check back closer to the show for the full concession schedule.

With your All-Access pass the following food is included:

  • Continental breakfast and lunch on both Wednesday and Thursday Keynote Sessions
  • Tuesday Networking Reception tickets (includes admission plus one drink ticket and appetizers)
  • Wednesday Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame event ticket (includes admission plus open bar/heavy appetizers/food)

No, attendees must be 18 years or older to attend any portion of Contractor Leadership LIVE. No infants or strollers are permitted.