Buyer FAQs

How do I find out if I am qualified to attend JIS October?

Find out if you are qualified to attend JIS October by reviewing the buyer qualifications. If you still aren't sure or have any questions, please contact our Customer Service department at 1 (800) 840-5612.

How do I register for JIS October 2017?

To register, visit our registration page (link to registration) or call JIS Customer Service at +1(800) – 840-5612 between the hours of 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST. We’re happy to help!

When do I receive my badge and what identification should I bring onsite?

BADGES WILL NOT BE MAILED IN ADVANCE OF THE SHOW. You must confirm your attendance for the October Show by using the registration site,even if you have attended past shows within the past year. You will be automatically approved if you attended a JIS Show within the past two (2) years (including a JIS Florida event and/or JIS Exchange Las Vegas) or a JCK Event within the past three (3) (including JCK Las Vegas, JCK Tucson, LUXURY, and/or LUXURY Prive).

Please bring your email confirmation letter (received by email after your registration is approved), a government issued photo identification, and personal business identification to show at the registration counter to receive your badge. Registration will be located in the Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center.

Bring the following onsite to receive your badge:

  • Registration Confirmation email with your personalized bar code (you received this email after your registration was processed and approved)
  • Government Issued Photo ID
  • Personal Business Identification (personalized business card, corporate credit card, employer payroll documentation)

*A receipt of JIS Literature or an Exhibitor Invitation does not constitute admission unless the Buyer Credential requirements are completely satisfied.

If I am driving to JIS October 2017, where can I park?

The Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center is located at 1950 Eisenhower Blvd. Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316.

Parking Onsite at the Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center

The Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center parking is conveniently connected to the Northport Parking Garage with covered, air conditioned skywalks. Northport Parking Garage is well-illuminated and security patrolled.

Parking Fees
  • 0-1 Hours - $3
  • Up to 5 Hours - $6 ($1 per hour thereafter up to daily maximum)
  • $15 Daily maximum
  • $19 Daily maximum for oversize vehicles

**Fees are per entry, based on each 24-hour period

Handicap Accessibility

Each parking deck has reserved disabled parking spaces near the elevator. Handicap vehicles with Florida Turnpike Exemption decal, or specialized equipment (ramps, lift, hand or foot controls) will not be charged.

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