Fast Facts




Show Location,

Dates and Times:                    The Baltimore Convention Center

                                                Halls E, F, G and Swing

                                                One West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD

                                                October 17-18, 2012

·         Wednesday, October 17 - 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

·         Thursday, October 18 - 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Total Square Footage:            185,000 sq. ft. gross square feet of exhibit space will be filled by over 250 exhibiting manufacturers.


What:                                       NeoCon East, the premier design exposition in the Mid-Atlantic region for commercial interiors, returns to the Baltimore Convention Center with more than 250 exhibitors, 30 CEU-accredited programs, and hundreds of new, cutting-edge products. NeoCon East prominently showcases interior design, architectural and facilities management industries of the Mid-Atlantic region, with a special focus on the Federal Design Community. Highlights include hundreds of manufacturers on GSA schedule, captivating keynote speakers and some of the best educational programming in the industry.  


Products Represented:            Thousands of innovative products, resources and services for Corporate, Hospitality, Healthcare, Retail, Government and Education/Institutional interiors, including: Accessories, Architectural/Building Products, Corporate Art, Carpet/Flooring, Ceiling Systems, Furniture, Industry Resources, Seating, Software technology, Technology Support, Stone and Tile, Sustainable/ Green Products, Textiles, Wall Treatments and much more.


Attendee Profile:                     More than 7,000 industry professionals are expected to attend NeoCon East, including architects, interior designers, end-users, facility managers, federal government specifiers and procurement officers, office managers, purchasing managers, space planners, dealers/distributors, manufacturers’ reps, real estate executives, students and press.



CEU Seminars:                        More than 30 CEU accredited programs representing a variety of important topics and covering 12 distinct educational tracks, including: facilities management; facilities construction and renovation; green design; government services administration; health care; health, safety and welfare; hospitality; institutional; office design; professional development; residential and lighting..


Show Manager:                       MMPI produces and manages NeoCon East and NeoCon in Chicago. For more information visit


Registration:                            To register for complimentary admission to the exhibit hall visit in August. Online registration for seminars and special events will be available in August as well. Pre-registration ends October 10.


For more information, call 800.677.6278 (MART) or visit


MEDIA CONTACT:                    Natalie Campbell



Sophia Lapat


NeoCon® East is a registered trademark of MMPI. 
MMPI is a trade show and property management firm, specializing in managing buildings devoted to wholesale showrooms and commercial office space. MMPI produces more than 300 trade shows, market events and conferences each year.
MMPI manages The Merchandise Mart and 350 West Mart Center in Chicago; Market Square, the Suites at Market Square, Hamilton Market, Plaza Suites, Furniture Plaza and the National Furniture Mart in High Point, N.C.; the Architects & Designers Building and 7 W New York in New York; the Boston Design Center in Boston; the L.A. Mart in Los Angeles; and the Washington Design Center and Federal Center Southwest in Washington D.C.
Vornado Realty Trust, owners of MMPI, based in New York City, is a fully integrated equity real estate investment trust. Vornado’s common shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange and are traded under the symbol VNO.