Attendee Registration - E3 Expo

Attendee Registration

E3 is open to industry professionals and gamers.  Gamer passes will be available on a first-come, first-served basis once registration is open.  Industry professionals who submit their direct and current professional affiliation to the interactive entertainment industry may qualify for a complimentary industry pass.

Gamer Pass
249

Three-Day Show Floor Pass

Gamer passes are available in limited quantity.  All Gamer passes are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Register for a gamer pass before they are sold out.

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Industry Pass
Complimentary

Three-Day Show Floor Pass
with Early Access

CLOSES 4/26

 

Industry professionals who submit their direct and current professional affiliation to the interactive entertainment industry may qualify for a complimentary industry pass.

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Business Pass
995

Three-Day Show Floor Pass with
Various Additional Benefits

E3’s Business Pass will connect you with tens of thousands of industry professionals, business partners, media and industry analysts, and gamers and social influencers from over 100 countries with a number of Business Pass benefits.

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Gamer Pass

249

 E3 is open to gamers on a first-come, first-served basis and the number of passes is limited.  A gamer pass is good for all three days of E3. Experience the excitement of the announcements, never-before-seen products, and industry-changing technologies, all under one roof.  Be a part of the world’s biggest video game event.

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Industry Pass

Complimentary

In order to apply for a complimentary industry pass to E3 as a member of the interactive entertainment industry, you must submit two of the credentials listed below. At least one document must contain both your name and the name of your company.

All registrants MUST also include their company’s website address. This website must be a fully operational site through which your Company Business can be validated.

All registrants must also have a valid employee email address to which their final E3 confirmation can be sent.

Please submit two of these forms of Employee/Company ID:

  • Insurance card listing both employee name and company name
  • Paycheck stub verifying current full-time employment within the industry
  • Company credit card listing both employee name and company name
  • W-2 Form with both employee name and company name
  • Current business license indicating type of business
  • Current Retail Sales Tax License with company name
  • Current Resale Tax Certificate with company name
  • Invoices within the last 6 months that show purchases of products related to the industry (with the registrant’s name appearing on the invoice)*
  • Current Federal resale tax certificate (VAT)
  • Current IGDA Membership Card

*Retail Attendees are eligible for complimentary admission to E3 only if they are responsible for company purchasing. If you are unable to document your buying power by supplying company invoices, purchase orders or other purchasing transactions, you qualify for a paid admission and can register for a 3-day Expo pass.

International Attendees should submit similar credentials unique to their country that confirm their employment in the interactive entertainment industry.

AGENCY Employees wishing to attend E3 should submit two of the Company/Employee IDs listed above as well as:

  • The URL to a website that documents your company’s involvement in the interactive entertainment industry
  • An official listing of the clients that you support within the interactive entertainment industry

All registrants are subject to review and approval by Show Management.

Industry Credentials Submission

During the E3 online registration process, you will be prompted to upload electronic versions of your industry credentials. The documents can be uploaded at that time or you can choose to log back into your registration dashboard at a later date. The deadline for uploading your industry credentials is April 26, 2018. Please note that your E3 registration will not be finalized until you provide your industry credentials for approval.

Show management will contact you if your credential documents are approved or denied, or if additional information is required.

Please note: No one under 17 will be admitted (including infants). This policy is strictly enforced.

REGISTER NOW Deadline:  April 26, 2018

Business Pass

995

Business Pass holders benefit from the following amenities:

      • 3-day Expo Pass with exclusive early access hours Tuesday and Wednesday
      • Access to our VIP Lounge which provides a quiet atmosphere to plan and strategize your time while at E3, check emails, access business and concierge services, meet with colleagues
      • Catered breakfast and lunch each day
      • Access to the Exhibit Hall through a dedicated VIP Entrance
      • Access to CEO/Developer panels and LA Live activations

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Registration FAQs

What is E3?

E3 is the world’s premier event for computer and video games and related products. The show is owned by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the US association dedicated to serving the business and public affairs needs of the companies developing and publishing interactive games for video game consoles, handheld devices, personal computers, and the internet. For more information, please visit www.E3Expo.com or www.theESA.com.

Is the show open to the public?

Yes.  E3 is open to gamers on a first-come, first-served basis and passes are limited.

Industry professionals who are able to document their direct and current professional affiliation to the interactive entertainment industry may qualify for a complimentary industry pass.

Please note, there are new show hours for 2018.  Click here to view the hours for industry professionals and gamers.

Registration deadlines apply for all attendees.

When and where is E3 2018?

E3 is scheduled to take place June 12-14, 2018, at the Los Angeles Convention Center.  Click here for show hours.
The Los Angeles Convention Center is located at the intersection of the Santa Monica and Harbor Freeways.

Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, California 90015
Phone: 213-741-1151
Fax: 213-765-4266

For directions and additional information visit the Los Angeles Convention Center website.

What are the Registration Hours On-Site?

On-site Registration Hours:

DATE HOURS
Sunday, June 10, 2018 1:00PM – 6:00PM
Monday, June 11, 2018 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 7:00AM – 7:00PM
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 7:00AM – 7:00PM
Thursday, June 14, 2018 7:00AM – 6:00PM

Gamer and Industry registration is located in the South Hall Lobby of the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Media registration is located on the West side of the Los Angeles Convention Center, Petree Hall.

Exhibitor registration is located on the South side of the Los Angeles Convention Center, Kentia Foyer.

Badge Pick Up Counters are located outside both the South and West side of the Los Angeles Convention Center.

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