Las Vegas Convention Center

Know Before You Go

The countdown has started…GSX 2018 will be here before you know it! This year’s event is shaping up to be the best one yet—with keynotes from Fareed Zakaria and Scott Klososky, a packed exhibit hall, and the highly anticipated President’s Reception at Drai’s Nightclub. We hope this information is useful in planning your time and learning about the latest news and updates at this year’s show.

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GSX 2018 will take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center, located at 3150 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89109.

Registration & Badges ​​

Registration will be located in the Grand Concourse between the North and Central Halls. Please bring your confirmation email and a photo ID with you to a registration counter to pick up your badge. Please note: Every person must have an official GSX 2018 badge to gain access to all show-related activities, including the exhibit hall, classrooms, and off-site networking events. Registration counters will be open the following hours:

Saturday, 22 September 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, 23 September 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Monday, 24 September 6:30 am – 5:30 pm
Tuesday, 25 September 7:00 am – 5:30 pm
Wednesday, 26 September 7:00 am – 5:30 pm
Thursday, 27 September 7:00 am – 1:00 pm


Going to the Opening Night Celebration on Sunday?

Be sure to stop by a registration counter in the Las Vegas Convention Center before you go to pick up your badge!

Hotel Reservations

Have you booked your room yet? Special reduced rates have been secured at several Las Vegas hotels just for GSX 2018 participants. But hurry, reservations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and discounted rooms are only available while blocks last. Reservation Deadline: 29 August 

Reserve Your Room Today!

When it’s time to make your hotel reservations, please make sure you use MCI, the only official hotel/housing provider for GSX 2018.

Shuttle Bus Service

Shuttle bus service is provided throughout the length of GSX 2018. When you book your hotel room through MCI, the official housing provider for GSX 2018, you will receive a FREE shuttle bus pass (a $50 value!) for service between the official GSX hotels and the Las Vegas Convention Center. Shuttle passes may also be purchased onsite for $50.

Signs with the shuttle bus schedule are posted in the lobbies of participating hotels, detailing routes and times. All buses are clearly marked with GSX identification and route numbers. Please show your badge when boarding.

Shuttle Bus Schedule

Bus service is between most GSX hotels and the Las Vegas Convention Center, unless noted otherwise. See details at departure points.

Monday – Wednesday
Morning service7:00 – 11:00 amEvery 15-20 minutes
Afternoon service2:00 – 6:00 pmEvery 30 minutes
Morning service7:00 – 11:00 am Every 15-20 minutes
Afternoon service2:00 – 4:00 pmEvery 30 minutes
Opening Night Celebration | Brooklyn Bowl *
Departure from official hotels6:45 – 8:00 pmEvery 20-30 minutes
Return service 9:00 – 10:30 pmEvery 30 minutes
President’s Reception | Drai’s Nightclub **
Departure from official hotels6:45 – 8:00 pmEvery 20-30 minutes
Return service 9:00 – 10:30 pmEvery 30 minutes

* No shuttle service is provided for Harrah’s or The LINQ for the Opening Night Celebration. Walking distance Hotels will be serviced via Route #8.

** No shuttle service is provided for Bally’s, Flamingo, Harrah’s, Paris Las Vegas, The LINQ, or Westin Las Vegas for the President’s Reception. Walking distance hotels will be serviced via Route #8.

My GSX Planner

My GSX Planner is the only scheduling tool you’ll need to get the most out of the show. Search for exhibitors and bookmark the ones you want to visit, create a list of can’t-miss sessions, learn more about GSX speakers, and set your own agenda. Create your schedule now and access it in Las Vegas through the mobile app!

My GSX Planner

GSX 2018 Mobile AppMobile App

The GSX mobile app is your guide to everything you need in Las Vegas! With the mobile app, you can:

  • View session descriptions and speaker bios
  • Build a personalized schedule
  • Locate exhibitors and map your route
  • Take notes and view handouts
  • Receive updates and alerts

The GSX 2018 mobile app will be available for download in the App Store and Google Play in early August.