Trade Day Information

Gen Con will host its 12th annual Trade Day this year, providing hands-on training to educators, librarians, and retailers.

Join us for quality seminars, demonstrations, networking and much more! Check out the Trade Day Program Book to review the content offered in 2017.

Registration includes:

  • Access to Wednesday Trade Day Programming – attendees choose the Librarian/Educator or Retailer track. Event listings with details will be posted in Spring 2018.
  • A complimentary 4-Day Gen Con 2018 badge
  • Support items from publishers and presenters

Please note that this programming is only open to educators, student teachers, librarians, distributors, and hobby retailers.*

All Trade Day badges require that you submit proof of employment (examples include most recent transcripts, a business license, business cards, copy of pay stub, or a workplace ID card).

Refunds for purchased badges will not be given if proper documentation is not submitted. Badges are not complimentary.

Badges are required for entry, but event tickets are not.

Continuing Education Credits and Librarian Education Units are available.

Please send any questions to

* Members of the press, may attend but will not have access to manufacturer giveaways, if offered.

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