EXHIBIT HALL • 9 Exhibit Hall The Exhibit Hall is the dynamic, central hub of our annual event, connecting attendees with exhibitors offering the latest tools and services, cutting-edge technology, and practice solutions. It is home to the ASHA Store, Career Fair, Caring Square community service hub, various lounges, and more. Visit more than 335 companies that provide services and offer products to enhance your professional practice. When it comes to tools to help you excel, the Exhibit Hall has it all—from books by experts on hot topics, technology solutions, and software to games and toys for therapy with children. See, touch, and test the latest equipment, products, and technology! Audiology Row Even bigger than before, the Audiology Row area brings together exhibitors offering products, services, and demonstrations designed for our audiology attendees. Take a stroll down “the row” with your audiology colleagues! ASHA Store Booth 748 Visit the ASHA Store during the 2018 ASHA Convention! The Store will be packed with items to enhance your professional practice. Discover new CEU courses, reference books, consumer education products, and logo merchandise. They’ve been developed just for you, and the ASHA Store is one of the few opportunities to see these products firsthand. Everything in the ASHA Store is discounted for Convention attendees! Caring Square Booth 376 Participate in community service projects to benefit local New England organizations at the Caring Square. The Caring Square is open during Exhibit Hall hours, and activities are designed so participants can jump in whenever they have some free time. Welcome Reception THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15 5:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M. This upbeat reception provides dedicated time to check out the exhibiting companies, to socialize, and to network, all while recharging your battery with light snacks and a cash bar before you head to evening education sessions. The Welcome Reception is open to all fully registered attendees; guest tickets are available so friends and family can join the fun. Lunch in the Exhibit Hall Stop by the Exhibit Hall for a daily, dedicated lunch break. Everyone is invited to use this time between education sessions to network with exhibitors and colleagues. A limited number of boxed lunch tickets are available at Registration for $15.00 each while supplies last. Refreshment Breaks Coffee and tea will be offered in the Exhibit Hall during the morning break at the following times: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. Career Fair The Career Fair connects job seekers with prospective employers. More than 70 employers from hospitals, schools, universities, and private practices—many with multiple openings—are ready to hire. Whether you are starting your career, looking to change work settings, or seeking to advance in your field, the Career Fair is a great resource. See the Exhibit Guide for a detailed listing of Career Fair exhibitors, the Career Portal Lounge mini-workshop schedule, and info on the job search tips panel discussion. Lounges See page 12 for more information about the lounges. Bar Codes The bar code printed on your badge contains the contact information you provided when registering for the Convention and allows you to quickly and easily share information with exhibitors using their lead retrieval system. Thursday, November 15 10:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Friday, November 16 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. CC, EXHIBIT HALL A-B1 Saturday, November 17 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. *Children ages 18 years and younger are not permitted in the Exhibit Hall.