The NTOA’s Tactical Operations Conference is a five-day training event jam-packed with hands-on training, seminars, incident debriefs, networking and opportunities to meet instructors in the law enforcement community. The 2018 Tactical Operations Conference and Trade Show will take place at the Wisconsin Convention Center.

Exhibitor FAQs

How do I register for the hotel(s)?


Please refer to the following page for website booking.

What are the Trade Show days, hours and location?

Trade Show Location

Wisconsin Center, Exhibit Hall C

Trade show hours are as follows:

September 16, 2018 10:00am – 5:00pm

September 17, 2018 10:00am – 4:00pm

Can law enforcement, military or first responders walk the trade show for no charge?

Yes. Please go to the student registration desk and provide your government identification. NTOA staff will provide a pass to allow you access to the trade show. You may also attend the trade show seminars that are inside the trade show. Attendance is first-come, first-served.

Where can I find the exhibitor kit?

The link to Freeman kit is coming in 2018…

What are the onsite registration hours and location for exhibitors?

Registration for exhibitors will take place at the Wisconsin Center starting Saturday September 15, 2018 from 8:00a – 5:00p and Sunday September 16, 2018 from 8:00a – 9:30a.

How do I register my booth staff for badges?

The link to register booth staff will be available shortly here and on the menu.

Who are the authorized contractors for the NTOA conference?

Freeman is the authorized show contractor.