Advance registration for AG CONNECT Expo has been extended through January 8, 2010 so more attendees can take advantage of lower pre-show entrance fees and save time onsite. Registering in advance saves 30% off the show registration fee. Attendees can also save money by registering in advance for the extensive educational programming that will take place at the show. Go online for details and to register –

The inaugural AG CONNECT Expo will be held January 13-15, 2010 (preview day January 12 by special admission) at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. This new international agriculture event will showcase the latest industry innovations, products and technology and offer access to leading industry experts worldwide.

AG CONNECT Expo is owned and produced by the Assn. of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and the event uses AEM’s trade show registration approach. This allows attendees and exhibitors to more easily connect at the show as well as after the event, providing even more return on investment for their show experience.

And, AG CONNECT Expo follows AEM’s trade show model of fostering industry cooperation and partnerships worldwide. The show will be a premier global industry gathering place to network and exchange ideas and experiences. “Attendees will be able to ‘take the pulse’ of the industry and discuss the latest trends and issues. They’ll be able to return to their company operations with valuable insights and knowledge to help them run their businesses more profitably,” noted Sara Truesdale Mooney, show director.