BookCon Badge Activation

BookCon will be using QR Codes on Badges for 2017. Badge Activation is required for BookCon 2017. These Badges will be individual and personalized meaning each QR Code is unique to your Badge. This code is being integrated to make your BookCon experience better, smoother, easier, safer and more fun!

Activate Your Badge

Badge Activation is required for BookCon 2017. Activate your Badge now to unlock special features, show exclusives and sync it up with your social profiles. You can also tie your BookCon Badge with your social media profile! But don’t worry, this doesn’t mean we’ll post on your social pages on your behalf. We’ll leave the BookCon 2017 bragging to you.

Activate Your Badge Today!

Once you activate your BookCon Badge be sure to remove the activation sticker on the front of your Badge.

Having Trouble Activating Your Badge?

If you are experiencing problems activating your Badge, please email the following information to

  • First and Last Name
  • Badge Type
  • QR Code #

Please attach an image of the Badge and the QR Code # for verification purposes. You will be notified via email when this problem has been resolved.

How to Use Your BookCon Badge


By activating your Badge, you unlock special content at BookCon. Scanning your QR Code throughout the Show allows you to:

  1. Reserve your spot for Panels on the Main Stage. Check out all of the details at
  2. Snap photos with your BFFs at our Photo Kiosks
  3. Stay connected with your favorite Exhibitors, Authors and Publishers
  4. Be the first to know about the latest reads with newsletters
  5. Get special promotions and exclusive discounts

You may be asked to scan your BookCon Badge by Exhibitors and Sponsors. Scanning your BookCon Badge is totally optional, but when you do tap your Badge with an Exhibitor or Sponsor, you’re opting into receiving info from them. You will be subject to their communications and privacy policy and will have to opt out with them directly if you decide later to do so.

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