Where will Potato Expo 2019 be held?

Austin Convention Center located at 500 E. Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX 78701

What is the size of the show? How many people attend?

Potato Expo typically attracts around 1,800+ attendees from more than a dozen countries.

What are the hours of Potato Expo 2019?

Potato Expo 2019 is open Wednesday, January 9 and Thursday, January 10.
Visit the schedule page to view the full schedule.

What are the hours of onsite registration?

WEDNESDAY, January 9 7:30am - 6:30pm
THURSDAY, January 10 7:30am - 5:00pm

What is the dress code?

You'll be doing a lot of learning and networking, not to mention walking around the exhibit hall, so business casual dress and comfortable shoes are recommended.

Is there a show mobile app?

Yes. Information will be available before the event on how to download the Potato Expo 2019 Mobile App.

Is there a show directory?

Yes. The Potato Expo 2019 Program Directory will be available onsite and online before the show.

How do I get a list of exhibitors?

You can print and view a list of Potato Expo 2019 exhibitors by clicking here.

Can I access a list of attendees?

We do not make a list of Expo attendees to available to any outside parties due to privacy concerns.

Will sessions be recorded? Can I buy session recordings?

No, sessions will not be recorded.

How do I follow Potato Expo 2019 in social media?

You can follow us by:

-Twitter by following @PotatoExpo and the hashtag #PotatoExpo
-Facebook at for updates and photos
-Youtube at
-Instagram at
-NEW! LinkedIn at

• You can easily access our social media pages by clicking on the icons at the top of the page.

Hotel and Travel

How do I make hotel arrangements?

Room blocks have been set up at two hotels for the Potato Expo 2019 - the Hilton Austin and the Fairmont Austin. Both hotels are connected to the convention center and are one block away from each other. All hotel reservations should be booked through the official Potato Expo housing bureau and cannot be made through the hotels directly.

Two ways to make hotel reservations:

1) To make a reservation online, click here.
2) To make a reservation over the phone call 877-205-2871 between the hours of 8:30am-5:30pm ET Monday through Friday.

Based on availability, the room blocks will be open until Monday, December 10, 2018. or call their toll-free number: 866.996.6338.

Do not book reservations through any other company or representative claiming to represent Potato Expo, and please report any such correspondences to

What is the closest airport?

The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is about 15 minutes away from both hotels and the Austin Convention Center. Visit our Lodging page for more information.