Marketplace Information

A Powerful Experience for Attendees and Exhibitors

The School Business Solutions Marketplace (Exhibit Hall) is an exceptional opportunity for school district professionals and Service Associates to make mutually beneficial connections. There is time on both Thursday and Friday dedicated to networking in the Marketplace!


Review the most current Marketplace map. 
Booths must be registered by March 16, 2018 in order to guarantee a listing in the Marketplace program. Booths purchased after this day, will be listed in the Marketplace addendum. 

All exhibitors are REQUIRED  to agree to and sign the Exhibit Hall Rules of Engagement.

Booth questions? Contact Nicole Lee at: (815) 753-9305.



Marketplace Hours

Thursday, May 3
11:45am – 1:30pm
4:00pm — 6:00pm

Friday, May 4
11:15am – 2:15pm

Exhibit Setup

Wednesday, May 2
4:00pm – 8:00pm

Thursday, May 3
8:00am – 10:00am*

*Please note that set-up will NOT be permitted after 10:00am on Thursday. There will be time to re-enter the Exhibit Hall prior to the Solutions Marketplace Hospitality.


Solutions Marketplace Hospitality

Thursday, May 3 
4:00pm – 6:00pm

End your first full day of conference sessions with a valuable time of networking and hospitality!

This is the perfect time to explore the Marketplace and connect with vendors as you browse the latest solutions for schools.


Back by Popular Demand!
The X Game

The X Game will take place on both Thursday and Friday in the Marketplace. Look for booths marked with an "X" to find the great items available to win! Enter the tickets in your conference packet in the prize drawing that will take place on Friday.

Discover The X Game


Attention Exhibitors! 
Track Your Marketplace Leads

The ConferenceLeads App allows you to scan attendees who visit your booth and capture their information.

Early bird pricing is available through March!

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