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Alexandria, VA 22311-1714
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Please contact Mickey Martin for sponsorship information:
Please contact Brian Osika for exhibits information:
ASCD—long recognized as one of the premier organizations in the field—is the only professional association that addresses the needs of education leaders serving in a variety of roles, including state- and district-level superintendents, assistant superintendents, and principals.
The ASCD Empower17 program offers 200+ sessions and the exhibit show features 250+ of the most respected names in educational publishing, research, and technology demonstrating the latest products and services.
Our general sessions provide a unique platform for highly respected and visionary difference makers to inspire thousands of the very administrators who will make decisions to shape the future of our education system.
Nearly a third of attendees approve or authorize purchases for their organizations.
Another third are involved in recommending purchases.
Many attend this show in teams—most are senior-level personnel with an average of 21 years of experience.
Market your products and services to the educators and business leaders who buy. Few education events rival this opportunity to meet the biggest buyers in a $44 billion U.S. K–12 market alone.
ASCD Empower17 draws more superintendents and assistant or associate superintendents and more principals and assistant principals than any other single education conference.
Plus, thousands of college faculty, lead teachers, consultants, and key school-level contacts attend the conference too.
ASCD Empower17 lets you target the leaders who control schools' purse strings.
Involved in purchasing: 79%
Approve or authorize purchases: 27%
Recommend purchases: 36%
The official exhibit service contractor is Freeman Company Exposition Services. A service desk will also be available in the exhibit area at the conference.
The Exhibitor Service Manual is your professional resource for information about show logistics, products, and services for your booth. The manual is your resource before, during and after the show for ordering a wide range of products and services as well as accessing important show information, including dates, schedules, forms, key contacts, and order/billing information. If you have not yet received a copy of the Exhibitor Manual, please contact us:
On-site registrations and one-day registrations are available!
Attendees must be 18 years of age or older to attend ASCD Empower17 and the Pre-Conference Institutes.
Special Announcement: ASCD's 2017 General Membership Election closes April 30.
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Empower your brand at ASCD Empower17!
Sponsorship opportunities are available.
February 10, 2017
Last day for
Early-Bird Hotel Discounts
March 13, 2017
Last day for
Making Hotel Reservations