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  • When is AQUA Live: Spring Training 2024?
    The show will take place March 11-15 at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center, not far from Chicago O’Hare Airport.
  • Where is the show located?
    Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center 3500 Midwest Road Oak Brook, IL 60523
  • What does it cost to attend AQUA Live: Spring Training?
    Full Conference - $50 Exhibit Hall Only - Free There are also certification courses available for a separate registration. Each of these courses must be registered for either through PHTA or by adding them onto your registration through AQUA. If you have any questions about these offerings or adding them onto your registration, please contact us at questions@aquamag.live.
  • What is included with my registration?
    As an attendee, you will have a few different options: Conference Attendee ($50) This gets you access to the Technical and Business track sessions on Wednesday and Thursday, networking receptions Tuesday and Wednesday (the WAVE reception is a separate add-on), and exhibit space access on Wednesday. PHTA Certification Courses (price varies by course) Registration for one of these courses gets you access to the course, Technical and Business track sessions on Wednesday and Thursday, networking receptions Tuesday and Wednesday (the WAVE reception is a separate add-on), and exhibit space access on Wednesday. Exhibit Space (Free) This ONLY gets you access to the exhibit space on Wednesday, from 3:00 - 7:00pm. If you have any questions, please contact: questions@aquamag.live.
  • Who is the show intended for?
    This specific event is for Midwest-located pool and spa professionals who are looking to learn, collaborate, and have fun — all while relating to the various challenges maintaining pools in the Midwest can bring! (People are welcome to attend from anywhere in the country, though!)
  • Where can I get information about where to stay?
    The event takes place at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center, located at 3500 Midwest Road, Oak Brook, Illinois 60523. A limited number of rooms are available for $139 per night plus applicable taxes.
  • What is the dress code?
    During the day, business casual. During evening hours, dress comfortably for spring Midwest weather, and while indoors, make sure to dress for air conditioning.
  • What is your cancellation policy?
    If you need to cancel your registration, please submit your request in writing to questions@aquamag.live. You can transfer the registration to another delegate or request a refund. A $25 administrative fee will be deducted from refunds. For cancellations received on or after March 1, 2024, refund is not guaranteed. If AQUA Live: Spring Training does not take place, a full refund will be offered, or you can transfer your registration to the 2025 show.
  • What is the schedule of events?
    Keep an eye out for the schedule of events to be posted soon. Get ready for an unmatched level of education, networking, experiences and tools you can take with you to help your business succeed.
  • Important! Do you have a REAL ID-compliant license?
    The REAL ID Act goes into effect in 2025. On May 7, 2025, every air traveler, age 18 and older, will need a REAL ID-compliant driver's license or another acceptable form of ID (like a passport or U.S. military ID) for boarding commercial aircraft. Generally, if your license has a star in the upper right-hand corner, it's a REAL ID, but check your state driver's license agency to make sure. For more information, visit the TSA website.
  • What are on-site registration hours?
    Hours for AQUA Live badge pick up are: Monday, March 11: 3:00 - 5:00pm Tuesday, March 12: 7:30am - 5:00pm Wednesday, March 13: 7:30am - 5:00pm Thursday, March 14: 7:30am - 3:00pm
  • What if I need special assistance?
    Persons with disabilities or who require special assistance during the show, please call AB Show at (800) 722-8764 or email questions@aquamag.live.
  • Other questions?
    Please email questions@aquamag.live.
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