AENC ANNUAL TRADE SHOW & SPEAKER SHOWCASE
Connecting People ~ Growing Business 

SHOP THE TRADE SHOW & NETWORK ~ FIND A SPEAKER AT THE SHOWCASE ~ MEET & GREET YOUR FAVORITE SPEAKERS  ~  EARN FREE CE CREDITS  ~  ENJOY SPONSORED LUNCH  ~  WIN HUGE DOOR PRIZES & SO MUCH MORE

Thursday, December 9, 2021
Raleigh Convention Center

   

HUGE THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!

Speaker Showcase & Lunch Co-Sponsor: North Carolina Travel Industry Association (NCTIA)

Lunch Co-Sponsor: Raleigh Convention Center

Badge Logo Sponsor: Rocky Mount Event Center

Facebook LIVE Sponsor: Rocky Mount Event Center

Show Booth Services/Registration Counters: SES

Speaker Showcase Production Sponsor: Attended Events

Best Booth Awards: Wake Forest Awards & Engraving

Online Booth Map: mapD by Nextech AR Solutions

Tote Bag Sponsor: Gephart Marketing Solutions

Photography: Open Water Communications

Signage: Southport Graphics

Audio Visual: EZAV

ACCOMODATIONS: Raleigh Marriott City Center | 500 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601 | $169 per night, cutoff 12/3/21
Book your group rate for AENC TRADE SHOW

REGISTRATION: To attend, you must be a show exhibitor or an attendee who is: an association staff and/or a meeting planner for an association, corporation, sports, military, education, fraternal or religious organizations or an independent. 

If you would like to purchase a booth, please email [email protected] If you are a meeting planner or on association staff and need the invitation, please email [email protected]

COVID-19: Currently the City of Raleigh has a Mask Mandate regardless of vaccination status. Please keep your mask on unless you are actively eating or drinking.

SCHEDULE:  *Registration and badge is required for all events.*
Thursday, December 9th

8:00 AM – 3:30 PM – Registration | Mezzanine near Entrance to Exhibit Hall C
Make this your first stop. You will need to collect your badge which is your admission to the Speaker Showcase and the Trade Show Floor. You will also get a tote bag for all your trade show goodies and a lunch ticket to be used anytime during the show at the back of Exhibit Hall C.

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM – Coffee & Networking | Outside Room 306A&B
Sponsored by the North Carolina Travel Industry Association (NCTIA)

8:30 AM – 10:30 AMSpeaker Showcase | Room 306 A&B
2CEUs for CAE; filed for CMP
Complimentary for all registered attendees and exhibitors

10:30 AM – 3:30 PM - Trade Show | Exhibit Hall C              

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM - Lunch | Exhibit Hall C (back of trade show floor)
Co-Sponsors Raleigh Convention Center & North Carolina Travel Industry Association (NCTIA)
Turn in your lunch ticket at one of the food stations inside the hall. You can enjoy lunch at your leisure while you visit the show.

2:30PM - Best Booth Voting Closes | Slido Polling using QR code on badge

2:45PM - 3:00PM - AENC Past Presidents Lifetime Membership Informal Ceremony | Exhibit Hall C – Center Court

3:00PM - 3:15PM - Grand Prize Drawings Exhibit Hall C – Center Court

3:15PM - 3:30PM - Best Booth Awards | Exhibit Hall C – Center Court

PLEASE NOTE: There are a few organizations trying to sell the AENC Trade Show list. These are scams. There is another company trying to book hotel rooms for AENC Trade Show attendees. This is not AENC. Our room block is listed above. If you have any questions about the authenticity of any offers please feel free to contact any AENC staff member. 

SPEAKER SHOWCASE

 8:30AM - 10:30AM | 306 A&B
2 CEUs for CAE / submitted for CMP Approval
Find your next speaker!!

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