Answers to the most frequently asked attendee questions.
Where is the event located?
The 2017 Propelify Innovation Festival will be held on the Hoboken Waterfront at 300 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken, NJ, across from the W Hotel. Please note: This is different (just north of) last year’s location on Hoboken Pier A.
How do I get there?
For all transportation options and directions please refer to our blog post, 7 Easy Ways To Get To Propelify 2017.
When does the event start and finish?
The 2017 Propelify Innovation Festival starts at 9 a.m. on Thursday, May 18th. The event will conclude at 9:00 p.m.
When is a good time to arrive?
Arrive between 8:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. The program starts promptly at 9:30 a.m. Be there on time! You will be able to enter the event throughout the day with a valid ticket.
Do I need to bring printed hard copy of my ticket?
You don’t need to, but it makes it faster. If you bring your printed confirmation email, you get scanned and in fast. Alternatively you can also can bring up the QR code on your phone by clicking View Ticket in your confirmation email. If they don’t have your ticket at all, you can get in with a valid ID and the email address you bought the tickets with.
Can I leave and re-enter?
Yes. You will be able to leave the event and re-enter but you will have to wait on the entrance line to re-enter the event.
What should I bring to the event?
- Valid Government issued ID for proof of age for beverages
- Plenty of business cards for networking
- Credit card and/or debit card to use ATM machines
- Comfortable shoes
- Phone and/or Laptop, tablet charger and case
- Small backpacks only to carry computer and essentials for the day
- Sweater or light jacket for when the sun goes down
- Poncho in the event of rain
What shouldn’t I bring to the event?
- Weapons of ANY kind
- Illegal Substances
- Any Coolers
- Picnic Baskets
- Large Backpacks
- Pets (Except Seeing Eye Dogs)
- Glass Containers of ANY kind
- Water, beverages or food
- Musical instruments of ANY kind
- No illegal vending (All vendors must be pre-approved in advance)
- Selfie Sticks or Laser Pointers
Will bags be checked?
Yes. All bags are subject to a security check upon entrance.
What is the agenda for the day?
Visit https://www.propelify.com/agenda for the most up to date agenda.
Who will be exhibiting?
Visit https://www.propelify.com/agenda for a list of all of who will be exhibiting throughout the day.
Is there an app that I can download for the event?
Yes, there is an app for the event.
Step 1) Download TOPI on App/Play Store
Step 2) Use event code “PROPELIFY” to access our event
What ticket upgrades and add-ons are available? How do I upgrade or add-on?
Please read How to Upgrade or Add-On to Your Propelify Ticket.
I can no longer attend. How do I transfer my ticket to someone else?
Please read How To Give Someone Else Your Ticket to Propelify.
What is the dress code?
Business casual. It’s up to you. You can also check out the article What to Wear: Propelify Innovation Festival 2017 in Forbes.
Is there a rain date if the weather is bad?
The rain date is Friday 5/19. Based on the current forecast we do NOT expect rain and the event will proceed as planned on Thursday 5/18.
Are children allowed?
Yes, however the event is more suitable for those who are 18 years of age or older.