Welcome to the Exhibitor Zone


Antofagasta Industrial Association Event and Community Activity Ground,
Avenida Pedro Aguirre Cerda 17101,
Antofagasta, Chile
Map  Site Access Map

Show Hours

The venue will be open from 10 am to 6 pm. Exhibitors should be in their booth at least 15 minutes before the opening time and until the closing time every day. The exhibitor must have the booth open with the corresponding personnel in place during the established hours, from Monday to Friday.  Only authorized EXPONOR personnel and security and cleaning staff will be allowed access to the exhibition area outside of the established hours.

Monday, May 15th through Friday, May 19th
Exhibition Opening Hours                             10:00 – 18:00
Technical Visits to the Fair                            10:00 – 14:00
Technology tours to mining companies         08:00 – 17:00 (*)
Open to the public                                         14:00 – 17:00
(*)  Specific tours are subject to changes.

Click here for the complete Operations Guide.

Build-Up Hours
Exhibitors will gain access to their stands for construction, furnishing and decoration, from Monday, May 8, 2017 to Sunday, May 14, 2017. Exhibitors should carry out and conclude all work during this period.

Monday, May 8th to Friday, May 12th             08:30 – 19:00
Saturday, May 13th                                        08:30 – 21:00
Sunday, May 14th                                           08:30 – 19:00 (*)
(*)  On Sunday, May 14, no vehicles will be given access to the site, and only minor works (installation of graphics, furniture, pamphlets, retouching) which do not generate waste may be carried out by exhibitors, their contractors, or subcontractors.

Rules for vehicle use and site entry:

  1. It is strictly prohibited to park vehicles in the loading and unloading areas.
  2. Heavy vehicles (trucks of over 1 ton) must park, unload material and then leave the site.
  3. Vehicles may not be parked inside pavilions or in adjacent areas.
  4. No vehicles may remain inside the show venue after 7 PM.
  5. Entry of light and heavy vehicles is permitted until 7 PM on Saturday May 13th.

Dismantle Hours
Removal of goods and disassembly of stands (indoor and outdoor) must be carried out from Saturday, May 20, 2017 to Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

Friday, May 19th                                           18:00 – 19:00 (*)
Saturday, May 20th to Wed., May 24th        08:30 – 19:00
(*) On Friday, May 19, goods may only be removed by hand and no vehicles may enter the show venue.

Safety Clothing
Exhibitors and all contractors and subcontractors must comply with current occupational health and safety regulations. The use of protective clothing and personal protective equipment, such as helmets, safety footwear, safety goggles, and equipment required for working at heights is mandatory during stand assembly and disassembly, in accordance with current legal dispositions under Law 16.744, on Prevention of Occupational Risks.

Parking Information
As shown on the Site Map, there are two car parks available.  Parking passes will not be issued for this show.

Badge Information
Information on how to register for badges is coming soon!

  • Exhibitor Badges:  For access during the show, EXPONOR will provide 10 (ten) personal and nontransferable badges for each stand.
  • Construction Badges:  For Space Only Exhibitors, EXPONOR will provide 5 (five) personal and nontransferable badges, which will be valid only during the periods and hours established for build-up and dismantle.

KW1 - The Guide to USA Partnership Pavilion Exhibitors

Deadline: April 3, 2017

Mandatory | All Exhibitors


KW2 - Turnkey Stand Identification

Submission of this form will signify how your company name will appear on both your fascia and counter that are included in your turnkey package. Failure to complete this form, and we will revert to the company name listed on your contract.

Deadline: TBD

Mandatory | Turnkey Exhibitors


KW3 - Accessories - COMING SOON!

Additional accessories and graphics are a great way to stand out from the crowd.

  • Add custom company logos on your headers and counters to help your company name pop.
  • Graphics in multiple sizes such as “seamless”, full panel and poster size.
  • Carpet color and padding upgrades for a more polished look and enhanced comfort.
  • Furniture upgrades to meet specifications for enhanced functionality such as group meetings, presentations and hospitality.
  • Electrical outlets to give your presence more power.

Deadline: TBD

Optional | Turnkey Exhibitors


KW4 - Space Only Stand Design Submission

As part of the USA Partnership Pavilion, we ask as a courtesy that a drawing or plan of the proposed booth installation be submitted for review. We want to ensure its overall cohesiveness with our design as well as identify any conflicting items that will disturb neighboring companies.

Deadline: TBD

Mandatory | Space Only Exhibitors


KW5 - Onsite Contact Information

Opt in to receive notifications onsite. These may include emergency updates, reminders for program events, and/or schedule changes.

Deadline: TBD

Mandatory | All Exhibitors


Co-Exhibitor Form

Deadline: March 20, 2017

Mandatory | All Exhibitors (if hosting co-exhibitors)


KW2 & KW3 orders received after the deadline date will be subject to a 20% Late Fee.
For questions, comments & concerns, contact the Kallman Worldwide ExpoNor Exhibitor Services Team.

Online Manual Link- Coming Soon!
*Please contact your Kallman Worldwide Exhibitor Services Specialist if you have not received your login details.

We encourage you to become familiar with the entire exhibitor manual, as there may be other services you need.  We strongly suggest that you review your Online Exhibitor Manual on a regular basis for updates.

Turnkey Exhibitors
Date (format: October 4, 2016) | Form Name | Mandatory/Optional

Space Only Exhibitors
Date (format: October 4, 2016)  | Form Name | Mandatory/Optional

Graphic Information is Coming Soon!

We offer a variety of graphic options to enhance your booth including posters, full panels, and "seamless" graphics. Below you will find reference documents to assist you in preparing your graphic order. In order to provide you the best possible service, please pay close attention to formats, sizes, file types, and deadlines. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact your Kallman Worldwide Exhibitor Service Specialist. Clearing up any confusion pre-show will avoid costly errors onsite. After the deadline we cannot guarantee that the artwork will be installed for opening day of the show.

Shipping and Freight Handling

As the official freight forwarder of the USA Partnership Pavilion serving the tradeshow community for over 40 years, Kallman Worldwide, Inc. recommends TWI for all your shipping and freight forwarding needs.

Learn more at www.twigroup.com

TWI Shipping Instructions (PDF)

TWI Commercial Invoice (XLS)

*Please be aware that Kallman Worldwide is not responsible for any missing freight or packages. We strongly advise against using couriers such as FedEx or UPS that deliver straight to the venue as these small packages very often get lost at the venue.

For all inquiries regarding the events below, please contact Project Coordinator Lillian Tyrrell.  If you're interested in sponsoring one of these events, please contact Jodi Munzer.

USA Partnership Pavilion Opening Ceremony & Ribbon Cutting

Coming Soon!


Ambassador Tour of the Pavilion

Coming Soon!


Miners Night Out – USA VIP Reception

Coming Soon!



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If you’re planning to announce news at the show (a product or service launch, a thought-leadership initiative or insight, upgrades, patents — even new personnel), tell us about it and we’ll help get the word out to our network of show media, organizer communications teams and international contacts who cover your industry around the world.

As a USA Partnership Pavilion exhibitor, you may submit show news to be included in the “Ask America” Pavilion Preview press release — at no cost. Access to the form to submit your information COMING SOON! 

Social Media

Whether you’re active on social media or just looking to dip your toe in the water, Kallman Worldwide offers simple, low-risk support to USA Partnership Pavilion exhibitors. 

Follow @KallmanEWC and join the #USPavilion conversation!

Twitter @KallmanEWC  Kallman Worldwide Facebook  Kallman Worldwide LinkedIn  Instagram @KallmanEWC  Kallman Worldwide Flickr Albums

Keep up with @EXPONOR_CHILE & #EXPONOR2017

Twitter @EXPORNOR_CHILE Facebook @exponorchile.aia Prensa AIA Flickr AIA YouTube


For additional information or special requests, contact:
Chris Meyer, Director, Marketing and Communications
+1-201-251-2600 x136

Alli Cozic, Content and Social Media Coordinator
+1-201-251-2600 x101

Hotel Options

Kallman Worldwide is pleased to offer accommodations for EXPONOR 2017.  Rooms are available at 3 conveniently located hotels in the Antofagasta, Chile area.  To book in our block, CLICK HERE or contact Camilo Bahamonde or Oshaira Rojas for more information.  Prices listed are in USD for the 5 night duration of the show (check-in May 14, check-out May 19, 2017), not including tax.  Read more
DEADLINE TO BOOK IS APRIL 15, 2016 - EXPONOR recommends looking for accommodations a minimum of 6 months in advance of the show.


Cellhire is an international Mobile Solutions company that offers a broad range of rental services including international cell phones, BlackBerry devices, 3G data cards, and a host of satellite options.

View their service options: www.cellhire.com



The State Department’s Office of American Citizens Services and Crisis Management (ACS) administers the Consular Information Program, which informs the public of conditions abroad that may affect their safety and security. Country Specific Information, Travel Alerts, and Travel Warnings are vital parts of this program.

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Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)

The Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) is a free service to allow U.S. citizens and nationals traveling abroad to enroll their trip with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate. Read More

By enrolling in STEP, you will:

  • Receive important information from the Embassy about safety conditions in your destination country, helping you make informed decisions about your travel plans.
  • Help the U.S. Embassy contact you in an emergency, whether natural disaster, civil unrest, or family emergency.
  • Help family and friends get in touch with you in an emergency.

Visa Requirements

U.S. citizens are subject to all Chilean immigration laws. U.S. citizens should familiarize themselves with such laws before traveling to, or residing in, the Chile.  Read More (Select Entry, Exit & Visa Requirements)

U.S. citizens entering Chile must have a passport in good condition, valid for the period of your stay. U.S. citizens traveling to Chile for recreation, tourism, business, or academic conferences do not need to obtain a visa prior to their arrival in Chile if traveling with a tourist passport. All official and diplomatic passport holders are required to obtain a visa prior to travel regardless of the purpose of their visit.  For those traveling with a tourist passport, a Tourist Card or printed receipt will be issued to each visitor at immigration for a stay of up to 90 days. An extension of stay for another 90 days is possible upon payment of a USD 100 extension fee at the Chilean Immigration Office located at San Antonio 580, Santiago; telephone (56) 2 2550-2469.

Download and Print for your Travelers- Coming Soon!

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Kallman Worldwide | USA Partnership Pavilion

Oshaira Rojas | Exhibitor Services Specialist
OshairaR@kallman.com | +1-201-251-2600 x134

Joan Williams | Program Manager
JoanW@kallman.com | +1-201-251-2600 x115

Jodi Munzer | Sales Lead in U.S.A.
JodiM@kallman.com | +1-201-251-2600 x119

Rodrigo Bastidas | Sales Lead in South America
RB@kallman.com | +1-201-251-2600 x153 or +56 2-2306-5811

Lillian Tyrrell | Project Coordinator
LillianT@kallman.com | +1-201-251-2600 x110

Ann Kallman | Director, Creative Services and Custom Builds in U.S.A.
AnnK@kallman.com | +1-201-251-2600 x113

Lorena Troncoso | Creative Services and Custom Builds in South America
LorenaT@kallman.com | +1-201-251-2600 x165 or +56 2-2306-5822

Chris Meyer | Director, Marketing & Communications
ChrisM@kallman.com | +1-201-251-2600 x136

Alli Cozic | Social Media
AlliC@kallman.com | @KallmanEWC | #USPavilion