The First Chapter

2017 NCTE Annual Convention

St. Louis, Missouri

Join thousands of educators, experts, authors, administrators, publishers, and others in St. Louis, Missouri, for the 2017 NCTE Annual Convention! November 16-19, 2017


Exhibitor Info

Interested in Exhibiting in St. Louis, Missouri?

View the live floor plan to select open booths, and complete the booth reservation contract in order to reserve your space. Send your completed form to:

Liz Barrett, National Sales Manager
The Townsend Group
2025 M Street NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: 202-367-1231
Fax: 301-215-7704

All space sold in 10′ x 10′ increments.

  • Inline Booth: $1,575
  • Corner Booth: $1,680

Furnishings, electricity, Internet, A/V equipment, and shipping drayage are not included.

Exhibitor Benefits

  • Four complimentary full convention registrations (badges) per 10′ x 10′ booth space with access to general sessions ($1,300 value!). Click here to submit your names.
  • 8′ draped back wall and 3′ draped side wall
  • 7″ x 44″ identification sign that includes company name and booth number
  • Carpeting in the Exhibit Hall aisles
  • Listing in the Convention Program if contract is received by September 15, 2017
  • Listing on the NCTE Exhibit website
  • Limited (4) additional full convention registrations at discounted rate of $100; all others at full price.
  • Opportunity to list author signings in NCTE materials, including the Meet the Author booklet and mobile app. (Authors submitted for these materials will receive complimentary author badges.)  The deadline to submit signings is September 22, 2017.
  • Access to the Exhibitors’ Lounge in the Exhibit Hall.

Resources for Confirmed Exhibitors

Exhibit Hall Hours

Set Up Hours: Exhibit Hall Hours: Move Out Hours:
Thursday, Nov. 16
8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 17
11:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 19
1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 17
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, Nov. 18
10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 20
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 19
9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
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