What’s exciting at NPE?

Getting down to business has never been more fun! Make the most of your National Pavement Expo experience by participating in any or all of the below events, especially this year’s new NASCAR Hall of Fame Party and our 1st Annual Driveway Games! Network, learn, and have a great time with colleagues, leaders in the industry, speakers, and exhibitors. Your NPE badge gains you entrance to these Special Events.


Preview Night

Wednesday, January 25 | 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Get a first look at the Exhibit Hall and network with your peers as we kick off the expo portion of NPE 2023!

Pavement Awards

Wednesday, January 25 | 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Help us recognize individuals and companies who have advanced this industry as we present the Annual Pavement Awards. This event, held on the show floor during Preview Night, is FREE for attendees with NPE badges.

1st Annual Driveway Games

Thursday, January 26 and Friday, January 27 during expo hours

We haven’t had this much fun on pavement since we were kids in our driveways! Who will come out on top in shooting three pointers and big wheels drag racing?

NASCAR Hall of Fame Party

Thursday, January 26 | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Get ready for the 75th season of NASCAR at our private event at the Hall of Fame. Drivers, start your engines!

Talk Shop: NPE Speaker Meet and Greet 

Thursday, January 26 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Friday, January 27 | 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Friday, January 27 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This relaxed networking opportunity gives attendees additional time to connect, ask questions, and keep the conversation going with speakers after their sessions and/or workshops have wrapped up! Multiple times are available for you to stop by and meet the 2023 NPE Conference presenters.

Round Tables

Thursday, January 26 | 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm

Friday, January 27 | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

Join our expert moderators and your peers for NPE’s FREE Roundtable discussions! These collaborative and conversational roundtables will explore industry-specific topics and provide different perspectives, challenges, and actionable solutions for participants. There will be tables for the following topics:

  • Paving
  • Sealcoating
  • Sweeping
  • Infrared
  • Striping
  • Business Operations