BUYER Summit May 15-16, 2024 | Expo May 17-19, 2024
FT. TUTHILL COUNTY PARK FLAGSTAFF, AZ, USA

introducing Buyer Summit at overland expo

The overland industry sits at the intersection of the outdoor and automotive industries. This unique category continues to evolve and grow with consumer demand higher than ever.  New this year, the Buyer Summit at Overland Expo is a B2B event designed to educate buyers about the overland category and the companies and products serving the growing consumer community.  The event will be held alongside Overland Expo West, the largest gathering of overland brands, manufacturers, media, product innovation, customers and culture in the world. 

CONNECTIONs

Network and immerse yourself in the culture of the overland community. Allow us to match-make for you and connect you with overland industry decision makers exhibiting at Overland Expo.

One of the many educational sessions at Overland Expo.
Photo by John Allen

Classes

Learn from category experts. Our programming will feature learning opportunities on subject matter specific to the category. We are excited to welcome thought leaders and enthusiasts from whom we can all learn.

COMMERCE

See the innovative products that drive the overland category. From multinational corporations to emerging brands, this category’s eye for gear and innovation is unparalleled.

GET INVOLVED

The Summit is a B2B event connecting buyers and retailers with overland education and brands.  It’s FREE to attend for qualified buyers and includes both access to the Buyer Summit industry days and Overland Expo West at Ft Tuthill County Park in Flagstaff, AZ.  Limited space available.

Photo by Allen Paulsen

the summit schedule

Network and learn at the Buyer Summit Compound at Fort Tuthill in the days leading into the Overland industry’s largest and most influential gathering.  Join us for the buyer days, and stay for the networking, product innovation, match-making, and community vibe of Overland Expo West weekend.

BUYER ARRIVAL DAY

Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Buyer Summit Compound @ Fort Tuthill

4 pm – 6 pm: Buyer Check-in

5 pm – 7 pm: Dinner + Fireside Chats with Overland industry icons

BUYER EDUCATION DAY

Thursday, May 16, 2024

Buyer Summit Compound @ Fort Tuthill

8 am – 9:30 am: Buyer Check-in

9:30 am – Noon: Education Sessions 1 & 2

Noon – 1:30 pm: Networking + Lunch

1:30 pm – 4 pm: Education Sessions 3 & 4

5 pm – 7 pm: Happy Hour

 

OVERLAND EXPO DAYS

Fri - Sun, May 17-19, 2024

8 am – 5 pm

  • Matchmaking with 400+ Expo Exhibitors
  • Hundreds of Education Sessions
  • The Summit Industry Lounge Access

11 am – 1 pm: Lunch In Summit Industry Lounge

5 pm – 7 pm: Happy Hour

Why Attend

Dynamic consumers

Understand this dynamic consumer and their values. The overland category is diverse and thriving, from National Park-hopping vanlifers to cross-continental adventurers.  Overlanding is about the journey, but this consumer is active once they meet their destination – hauling bikes, kayaks and camping gear into the backcountry.  

Innovation

See the innovative products that drive the overland category. From multinational corporations to emerging brands, this category’s eye for gear and innovation is unparalleled.

Meet decision makers

Meet key decision-makers. Get valuable face-to-face time with distinguished and emerging brands in the industry.  Allow us to match-make for you and connect you with overland industry decision makers exhibiting at Overland Expo.

Learn from experts

Learn from category experts. Our programming will feature learning opportunities on subject matter specific to the category. We are excited to welcome thought leaders and enthusiasts from whom we can all learn.

network

Network and immerse yourself in overland culture. Overland Expo West is the premiere overland event in the world: all things overland, all in one place.

Faqs

  • HOTEL ARRANGEMENTS can be booked with the DoubleTree by Hilton in Flagstaff, CO. In order to secure your room, you must book by April 17, 2024. Click here to view rooms available. If no rooms are available, please call the hotel at (928) 773-8812 to book.

 

Accommodations and travel are not covered by Overland Expo. 

The Buyer Summit at Overland Expo is offering free admission, a free Welcome Dinner, and free lunches. 

Accommodations and travel are not covered by Overland Expo. 

We’re happy to help! Connect with us by email: david.kerstan@emeraldx.com

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