2019 Fall Conference Exhibitors Jun 20, 2019 ACWA’s 2019 Fall Conference & Exhibition is December 3-6 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA. Reach decision makers in the water community! ACWA conferences are the premier destination for water industry professionals to learn and network with average registration between 1,600 + attendees. ACWA conferences give you direct access to Senior Management, General Managers, Attorneys, Directors, Engineers, Operations, Financial Managers, Presidents/Vice Presidents and other Water Industry Professionals in the California water community. Why Exhibit with ACWA? Network with over 1,600 water industry professionals Establish and build long- lasting customer relationships Showcase your company’s brand, products and services to water industry decision makers Maintain relationships with existing clients Connect directly with key water industry prospects in one place Display your company in front of your key audience through sponsorship’s Exhibitor Registration View Exhibit Hall Floor Plan Booth Rates Associate Exhibitor – $1,300 per 8 x 10 Standard booth or $1,400 per Premium booth Non-Associate Exhibitor* – $2,600 per 8 x 10 Standard booth or $2,800 per Premium booth Limited amount of Premium Booth Spots – Premium booths are considered high traffic areas. *Become an ACWA Associate and save $1,300 per 8 x 10 booth. You’ll receive all the benefits of an ACWA Associate, along with the opportunity to participate in ACWA’s sponsorship levels Silver – Diamond allowing you to receive special benefits and level recognition at Fall Conference. To get the full list of Associate benefits, click here to download the Associate flyer. What’s Included with Exhibit Booth Registration? Exhibit booth space (8’ deep x 10’ wide) includes 8’ draped back wall and 3’ draped side walls. Exhibitor I.D. Sign and Number Conference Registration for three (3) allotted Exhibit booth personnel – including the ability to attend any sessions. (Meals are purchased separately.) . Pre-conference and post-conference attendees list Listing on the Conference Mobile App with your company name, booth number, description, contact information, hyperlink to company website, and direct link to booth location on Exhibit hall map. Listing in official conference program booklet distributed to all attendees with your company name, booth number, description, and contact information. Company description listed on ACWA website. Each booth staff receives 2 drink tickets to the Welcome Reception. **Table and chairs are not included. AES has created a special discounted package for ACWA exhibitors for $180 plus tax which includes either a 4ft or 6ft table with two chairs. Order before November 8, 2019 for special pricing. After the deadline pricing goes up 30% to $234 plus taxes. Furniture, electricity and internet access are NOT included, but you may order through AES. Exhibitor kits will be sent out by AES in September and must be ordered before November 8, 2019 for special pricing. Exhibit Hall Schedule and Hours Date Time Activity Tuesday, Dec. 3 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Move in All exhibits must be in place by 4 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Welcome Reception Booth staff must be present Wednesday, Dec. 4 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Regular Exhibit Hall hours Exhibit Hall closed for lunch 12–1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. Prize Drawing Fiesta Night Reception Booth staff must be present Thursday, Dec. 5 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Regular Exhibit Hall hours Thursday, Dec. 5 12 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Move out Exhibit Hall must be vacated by 4:30 p.m. Tentative schedule and may be subject to change. Exhibitor Opportunities ACWA exhibitors can connect with the California water community through unique conference opportunities including: Become an ICE CREAM Sponsor – attendees favorite afternoon break! Exhibitor Case Studies (4 spots) Sponsorship opportunities: Meal Functions, Fiesta Reception, Welcome Reception, and more Exhibitor Spotlight (5 spots) Exclusive Email Advertising (2 spots) Exhibitor Demonstrations (4 spots) Welcome Reception Sponsor Exhibitor Cash Prize Contribution Exhibitor Game Card Learn more about these opportunities and download forms here. For more information contact Stacey Siqueiros at StaceyS@acwa.com or (916) 441-4545. What’s Happening in Exhibit Hall? Dedicated Exhibit Hall Hours One-on-one time with key decision makers who are looking for the products and services you offer. Receptions and Meals Connect with the water community during our popular Tuesday Welcome Reception, Wednesday Prize Drawing Fiesta Reception and close up final sales during Thursday morning’s Networking Breakfast. Prize Drawings, Ice Cream and More With an afternoon ice cream, exhibitor game card, and prizes including conference registration, cash and exhibitor prizes – attendees love to hang out in the Exhibit Hall! Official Service Contractor Need shipping or booth furniture? American Exposition Services (AES) is our official service contractor. Furniture, electricity and internet access are not provided by ACWA, but you may get the order forms through AES. Advanced Warehouse Shipping is preferred and the best way to ship your booth materials. Shipping/material handling guidelines will be sent in September. AES has created a special discounted package for ACWA exhibitors for $180 plus tax which includes either a 4ft or 6ft table with two chairs. Order before November 8, 2019 for special pricing. After the deadline pricing goes up 30% to $234 plus taxes. Please look for a welcome email in September from AES to Log in and order your booth material- Click here to access the Exhibitor Online Kit. Questions? Contact AES American Exposition Services 1341 North Market, Suite 300 Sacramento, CA 95834 Phone: (916) 925-3976 Fax: (916) 925-3975 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Hotel Information ACWA Fall 2019 Conference will be held at the: Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego 1 Market Place San Diego, CA 92101 Hotel link will be sent out via email mid-August. Hotel reservations must be made online through ACWA’s provided link that you will receive in your email. You aren’t able to call the hotels or book online to receive group rate. Rooms sell out quickly so don’t wait to reserve your hotel rooms. IMPORTANT: Registered exhibitors/booth staff will receive an email from ACWA with the hotel registration link. You MUST register as an Exhibitor or Allotted Booth Staff FIRST in order to receive the hotel information. If you haven’t received this email yet, please contact Stacey Siqueiros at 916-669-2386. Fraudulent Housing Alert Please be advised that Exhibition Management companies are contacting ACWA exhibitors implying that they have been contracted by ACWA to handle all exhibitor housing. ACWA has not contracted with any housing company and any information provided to them may be used for fraudulent purposes.