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23rd Annual Snow & Ice Symposium
SIMA Symposium Trade Show-The Best Show in Snow


Two days. Tons of iron and information to inspire innovation.
Hartford Convention Center, Hartford, CT

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Friday, June 19, 2020

Don't miss North America's largest snow-specific trade show

Meet 150+ exhibitors that will offer the newest products and services on the floor and sit in on a series of 30-minute Tech Talks tackling key equipment topics.

Trade show floor highlights

SIMA Booth

Make our booth your favorite stop! Find us at the heart of it all, in the center of the trade show floor. We'll be ready to answer questions and help with whatever you're looking for. Interested in our CSP or ASM programs, training videos, or new regional events? Special show discounts make this a great time to invest in these programs. Want to meet fellow SIMA members? Let us introduce you. Want to rest? We’ll have comfy lounge furniture. See you there!

Lunch Voucher

Walking and talking can build up an appetite. Make sure you eat! To accommodate our early show start on Thursday, June 18, all Full and Thursday Day Pass attendees will receive a $10 food voucher to use at designated concession stands on the trade show floor. There’s a lot to see and do in the exhibition hall, so we’re bringing lunch to you. Grab a meal, sit and mingle or go chat with our fabulous vendors — the choice is yours!

SIMA Ale Trail

Grab your passport and souvenir glass, it’s tasting time in Hartford! Experience what the locals drink while exploring the show floor during our third annual SIMA Ale Trail. Several beverage stations will be stationed around the exhibition hall with complimentary beer. Try one or try them all, this offering is free with your trade show ticket.

Tech Talks Return

Tech Talks are back! Check out this year's line-up of concentrated 30-minute sessions focused on equipment and business innovations and efficiencies.

Exhibitor 1:1 Meetings

The show floor has a lot to do and see so it can be hard to find time to sit and chat with vendors. If you’re Interested in meeting with an exhibitor but not sure a 10-minute conversation during show hours will be enough, schedule an Exhibitor 1:1. These meetings are held off-hours and will give you more serious facetime. Times and participating exhibitors will vary; book your meeting at

Innovation Tour

If you can’t attend the pre-conference event focused on brine making, you’ll have the chance to tour sponsors and exhibitors whose products are must-haves for anyone building a liquids program. More details on the Innovation Tour will be available in the show app and Symposium Xtra show guide.

Interested in exhibiting?

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Who's Exhibiting in 2020?

The snow & ice industry is filled with great players invested in your success. Check out the Interactive Show Floor map below and see who will be exhibiting in June.

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2020 Symposium Sponsors

Thank you to all of our 2020 Symposium Sponsors!