Intersolar North America

Exhibition: July 14-16, 2015
Conference: July 13-15, 2015

Visitor FAQ

Visitor Registration - How and where can I register?

Visitor registration for Intersolar North America exhibition and conference will open in March 2015! Subscribe to the Intersolar North America Newsletter to be informed!

Accompanying events - For which ones is the ticket valid?

The exhibition tickets are valid for the entrance into all exhibition halls of Moscone Center (Intersolar North America in West Hall; SEMICON West in South/North Hall). In addition, the tickets allow free entrance to all Intersolar accompanying programs located in West Hall, including: the Innovation & Application Stage, the ees Forum, the Intersolar AWARD for projects in North America ceremony and further special exhibits.

Is there separate visitor registration for Intersolar North America and SEMICON West?

Intersolar North America and SEMICON West visitors have access to both exhibitions and do NOT need to individually register for each event. Visitor registration desks are available in the lobbies of West Hall, North and South Hall of Moscone Center.

Visitor Registration will be available from March 2015. Subscribe to our Newsletter, to be informed!

Can I register for the exhibition on-site?

There are registration desks in Moscone West and North Hall. An on-site registration comes at a charge of US $150.

Visitor Registration will start in March 2015. Register early to receive a discount.

Exhibition badge - where and when do I pick it up?

Badges need to be picked up at the registration desks in the lobby of West Hall of Moscone Center. Conference attendees need to pick up their badge at the Level 3 of the InterContinental Hotel. Badge pick-up begins on Monday, July 07, 2014. Badges are NOT being mailed.

Online registration - when is the final date?

Online visitor registration is officially open until Sunday, July 12, 2015. Up to this date we can guarantee that your badges will be processed and waiting for you on-site at badge pickup stations in Moscone West. On-site registration will remain available for new registration.

Visitor Registration will start in March, 2015.

Who is exhibiting?

In 2015, an expected 550 exhibitors from all over the world will be presenting their products and innovations across Moscone West. Visit the U.S. show with the highest number of attendees in previous years!


Product groups on display:


Photovoltaics: Cells, Modules,  Thin Film, PV Applications, Building Integrated Solutions (BIPV), Stand Alone Systems, Power Plants (Commercial & Utility-Scale), EPC Contracting/Project Development,  Consumer Products, PV Balance of Systems (BOS), Inverters, Measurement and Control, Technology, Energy Management, PV Energy Storage, Batteries, Battery Mangement Systems, Chargers, Flow batteries, Fuel Cells, Electrical, Capacitor, Chemical/Power to gas

Solar heating & cooling technologies: Absorbers, coatings, collectors, heat transfer fluid, measurement and control technology, mounting systems, pool absorbers, storage tanks, tracking systems, manufacturing equipment, materials and components, air conditioning, cooling, building integrated solutions, power plants, process heat.

Others: Research and development, testing institutes, publications, publishers, education, training, financing, promotion, organizations, associations, software.

The exhibitor list will be online from Mid-February 2015.

Who are Intersolar's trade visitors?

Intersolar features a diverse group of trade visitors and is specifically known for its internationality. In 2014, Intersolar North America featured 17,473 verified trade visitors from 74 countries.

Trade visitors include: solar professionals, installers and integrators, manufacturers and suppliers, distributors, architects and project developers, investors and financial institutions, state and regional economic councils, analysts, utilities representatives and government official/policymakers and many more from the solar industry.

Is there a specific day or time for the general public to attend?

Because Intersolar North America is strictly a business-to-business solar event, we do not offer a specific day or time for the general public to attend. However, we do not discourage interested members outside of the solar industry from coming to the show to see all of the new and exciting technology on display.

Visitor programs - Where can I find a list?

Each visitor program has its own webpage located under Programs. You will also be able to find program descriptions and relating information in the Event Directory and Programs Guide on-site.

How do I register for visitor programs?

If an accompanying event (e.g. conference sessions, solar summerfest) requires registration, you will be able to register for this event within the program selection section of the visitor registration portal.

Visitor Registration will be available from March 2015.

What is the Innovation and Application stage?

Intersolar’s free Innovation and Application stage presentations and training programs provide insight into current trends and new products in the international solar industry. Exhibitors present their innovations through 30-minute presentations, offering visitors a compact and informative overview of the company’s latest developments, and a forum for questions and stimulating discussions.  Free workshops will be held for industry insiders, practitioners, installers, system integrators to exchange expertise and experiences. Seating is first-come, first-served, so we recommend arriving 5-10 minutes early.


What is the Intersolar AWARD?

Intersolar strives to promote the industry’s power to innovate. To this end, the Intersolar AWARD, the award for innovation in the international solar industry, is presented each year. The Intersolar AWARD has established itself as the industry’s flagship and draws worldwide public attention to nominees and winners.

Don't miss the Intersolar Award Ceremony for Solar Projects in North America!



Visa - Can Intersolar help me obtain a visa to enter the U.S. for the event?

Intersolar writes invitation letters on behalf of exhibition visitors with an explanation of the travel reasons. You have the opportunity to request the letter directly through Intersolar's visitor registration portal or through our website.

The Visa Application Form must be completed for each attending member of your delegation. The letter(s) will then be sent to you in PDF for format including your visa application package.

Visa Application

Visitor Registration will be available from March, 2015.

Airfare - Does Intersolar North America offer discounts?

As Intersolar's airline partner, Lufthansa offers special prices and conditions to participants, visitors, exhibitors and invited guests as well as employees of the Contracting Partner and their travel companions.

Air Travel Service

Visitor housing - Does Intersolar North America provide discounts?

Intersolar North America, together with housing partner CMR, has put together an extensive contingent of hotels and room blocks to accommodate visitor housing requests. Rooms are available in all price ranges and for all budgets. Intersolar negotiates the lowest possible rates with its preferred hotels. In addition to the reduced rates, many of the hotels offer complimentary high-speed Internet connection, health club access, coffee and tea and breakfast. Take a look at our housing reservation system.

Visitor Housing opens in February!

From San Francisco International Airport - How can I get to the event?

There are several ways to get to the Moscone West Convention Center area from the SFO International. Whether by the local train service, BART, taking a taxi or renting a car, you will always be able to reach downtown San Francisco easily. Take a look at San Francisco's transportation on our Travel Services website.

Travel Services