Exhibit Hall Hours:

2019 Exhibitor Prospectus
Exhibit Hall Floor Plan
Exhibitor Registration Form

Thursday, March 7

8:00 am - 3:00 pm      Exhibitor Set-Up
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm      Grand Opening & Reception: all attendees

Friday, March 8
10:00 am - 6:30 pm    Exhibit Hall Open
10:30 am - 11:00 am  Coffee Break with Exhibitors
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm    Concession Lunch & Break with Exhibitors
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm      Coffee Break with Exhibitors
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm      Reception in Exhibit Hall

Saturday, March 9
10:00 am - 1:30 pm     Exhibit Hall Open
10:45 am - 11:15 am   Coffee Break with Exhibitors
12:15 pm -  1:30 pm    Concession Lunch & Break with Exhibitors
1:30 pm - 7:00 pm       Exhibit Dismantle & Move out

Exhibit Space
Exhibit spaces are 10 x 10 each. Consult the exhibit floor plan to select booth preferences, but please note that space is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis, therefore your preference may not be available and alternate space will be assigned. For member pricing you must be a current String Industry Council or Institutional member.

Booth Space                          By Dec. 21         After Dec. 21
Inline Member Rate                   $875                    $925
Corner Member Rate                 $975                   $1025
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Inline Non-Member Rate          $1800                  $1950
Corner Non-Member Rate        $2000                  $2150

Questions? Email Susan Hoopes

Promotional Opportunities

Conference Program Listing
Each exhibiting company will receive a complimentary company listing in the official conference program. In addition, the company may choose to send a JPG or GIF of their company logo for placement in the program. Companies not meeting the published deadline for submission will not be included. Confirmed exhibitors will also be listed on the ASTA website with a direct link to their website.

Music Industry Showcases/Product Demonstration $699 (limited availability)
A limited number of exhibitor showcases are available at the 2019 National Conference. Showcases are first come, first served and must be paid in full at the time of the reservation. You must be a current String Industry Council member and an exhibitor at the 2019 National Conference to reserve a showcase. A Showcase session is one hour in length, it gives you the opportunity to launch new products and services directly to attendees and provides increased visibility for your business. A
company may request a maximum of one showcase. Please note that showcase sessions may be scheduled anytime Thursday, Friday, or Saturday in accordance with the full educational offerings of the conference.

Conference Bag Insert $499 (limited availability)
Place a promotional piece in the conference tote bags. Inserts are reserved on a first come, first served basis and must be paid in full at the time of the reservation. Only one insert is allowed per company. You will be required to provide the quantity of inserts for inclusion in the bags.

Program Ads  
Increase your exposure to attendees both at the conference and years to come by advertising in the conference program. See ad prices on contract (prices shown are the member pricing. Non-members add 30%). Download the PDF Form today. Ad artwork due to ASTA by January 18, 2019. Send artwork to meetings@astastrings.org

Sponsorships
2019 Sponsorship Opportunities coming soon or Contact Susan Hoopes at shoopes@astastrings.org for details on sponsorship opportunities and build your sponsorship package today!

2019 Exhibitors

CompanyWebsiteBooth
Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.www.alfred.com 
Barenreiter www.baerenreiter.com 
C. Harvey Publicationswww.charveypublications.com 
Carl Fischer Musicwww.carlfischer.com 
Creative Stringswww.creativestrings.com 
D'Addario & Co., Inc. www.daddario.com 
E.C. Schirmer & Galaxy Musicwww.ecspublishing.com 
Eastman Strings, Inc.www.eastmanstrings.com 
Foundation for the Advancement of String Educationwww.fase.org 
Hal Leonard Corporationwww.halleonard.com 
Howard Core Company LLCwww.howardcore.com 
J.W. Pepper & Son, Inc. www.jwpepper.com 
Knilling String Instrumentswww.knilling.com 
Kun Shoulder Rest, Inc.www.kunrest.com 
Luck's Music Librarywww.lucksmusic.com 
Music & Arts Centerwww.MusicArts.com 
Music Celebrations Internationalwww.musiccelebrations.com 
Music for Allwww.musicforall.org 
O'Connor Methodwww.oconnormethod.com 
Pirastro GmbHwww.pirastro.com 
Southwest Stringswww.swstrings.com 
String Riffswww.StringRiffs.com 
Strings Music and More LLCwww.stringsmusicandmore.com 
Super-Sensitive Musical String Co.www.supersensitive.com 
Temple University- Boyer College of Music and Dancewww.temple.edu/boyer 
Tempo Presswww.tempopress.com 
Texas Tech University, School of Musicmusic.ttu.edu 
The Midwest Clinic www.midwestclinic.org 
William Harris Lee & Co. www.whlee.com 
Wonderthumb LLCwww.wonderthumb.com 
Yamaha Corporation of Americawww.yamaha.com 
Yesterday Service Sheet Music Inc.www.yesterdayservicesheetmusic.com 

Join ASTA Now and Save Membership Advantages: 
Build Your Community! If you are already a member, you are already receiving great benefits like those listed below. Take a moment to renew your upcoming dues or join the association.
Members Recieve :
• Member rates on exhibit space and conference program advertising
• Directory listings on the ASTA website and in the AST journal
• Exclusive member-only benefits to connect with ASTA members
• Discounts on AST journal advertising, publications, and mailing list rentals
• Subscription to the AST journal, e-news and other newsletters
• And so much more!
Dues Are Based on Sales of Your Company. Please visit our Membership for pricing and information.
To renew your dues or join the association, please include the appropriate amount of dues in the payment section on your contract.

ASTA continuously strives to provide all members with vital access to a variety of activities and programs. We are also pleased to offer additional marketing avenues to members by providing several high visibility opportunities to showcase your company through sponsorship of receptions, conference breaks, concerts and performances and other conference materials. Plus, if you are a sponsor of Platinum, Gold or Silver level you may select premium sponsors only exhibit spaces! See the floor plan for these designated booth selection. Promotion of the individual company sponsoring each event includes not only recognition at the time of the sponsored event, but on the ASTA website, in issues of the American String Teacher journal, news releases and the official conference program. Promotion of your sponsorship begins as soon as the sponsorship is confirmed. All sponsors will also be recognized in one of the following categories based on total sponsorship dollars. Once confirmed, sponsorship cannot be cancelled. 
Visit the ASTA Exhibitor Rules & Regulations for additional exhibitor details. 

EXHIBITORS PLEASE NOTE:
ASTA has partnered with the Hyatt Regency Albuquerque, DoubleTree Albuquerque, and Hotel Andaluz to provide hotel rooms for the conference and room reservations should be made directly through the hotel's website or by phone.  
ASTA does not use a third-party housing service.  If you are contacted by any company offering hotel reservations for the ASTA National Conference please note they are NOT affiliated with ASTA nor acting on behalf of ASTA.
ASTA cannot guarantee the authenticity of any reservations made with third party companies and we advise you to contact the Hyatt directly for hotel reservations and information.  ASTA cannot be held liable for any charges or reservations made with any third party companies. Please be aware if you are approached by other companies advertising discount hotel and travel. ASTA advises you to make room reservations via the link and phone number above only.