Frequently Asked Questions


HOTZONE 2018 Information and FAQ’s

HOTZONE 2018 Conference Key Dates

Oct 17 – Oct 20 Wednesday – Saturday, HOTZONE Blocked Special Room Rates
Oct 18 Thursday Exhibitor Set-Up
Oct 18 Thursday Pre-Conference Workshops
Oct 19 – Oct 20 Friday – Saturday Exhibitor Show
Oct 19 – Oct 20 Friday – Saturday Conference Workshops
Oct 19 – Friday Reception
Oct 20 – Saturday Evening Dinner and Awards
Oct 21 – Sunday – Closing Speaker, Ceremony, and Door Prizes (Over by Noon)


The Attendee Registration is $200.00 per person. This includes access to all pre-conference workshops on a first-come first-serve basis.

You can register for HOTZONE Three Ways:

Secure On-Line Registration Payment by Credit Card (AMEX, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover Accepted) – Closes Friday, October 12, 2018.

Mail-In Registration  Payment by Check, Money Order, or Purchase Order.   Must be postmarked by Friday, October 5, 2018.
Print Mail-in Registration Form PDF
Mail to:
HOTZONE; Jim Indest
11613 Waterwood Ct.
Pearland, TX 77584

Walk-In Registration at the Conference with Payment by Credit Card, Check, or Cash Accepted Beginning 4 p.m. Wednesday, October 17, 2018 in the Registration Area at the Crowne Plaza.


HOTZONE is pleased to host exhibitors from across the country, and offers several options for sponsorship and setup.  Please Visit our EXHIBITORS section for details.


The Scholarship Application is open to all. Each year full and partial scholarships are awarded.  On-Line Scholarship Application will open in May 2018 and Close at Midnight August 10, 2018 .

Full Scholarships covers HOTZONE registration fees for the conference and hotel room for the nights of Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.

Partial Scholarships cover HOTZONE registration fee for the conference.


Partial Scholarship Winners, Registering Attendees, and Exhibitors: Contact the Crowne Plaza Houston near NRG Park to Make Your Room Reservations. See Our Hotel Information Section.

Committee Members: Please make your hotel rooms reservations, and contact Jim Indest with your confirmation number.

Full Scholarship Winners: Danny Snell will contact you regarding securing your hotel room


Mike Wisby
Phone: 979-845-3605


Jim Indest
Phone: 832-819-8509