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Exhibitor registration for the APMA 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting (The National) is now open. The city often referred to as the Cradle of Liberty—Boston—will host The National at the Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center, July 23–26. The exhibit hall will be open July 23–25.

The National is one of the world’s largest gatherings for podiatric physicians and surgeons. It features scientific and practice management content encompassing virtually all aspects of foot and ankle care, and has become recognized as the podiatric medical profession’s premier event for continuing medical education.

Your participation as an exhibitor allows you to join the myriad of companies that showcase the latest technology, products, and services in the exhibit hall. You’ll interact face-to-face with an audience that has purchasing power, plus unparalleled authority and reach among patients.

To view the exhibit hall floor plan, and get complete details about exhibiting (and sponsorship), download the prospectus.

Access these links for the following information:

Important Deadlines for Exhibitors

Exhibit Hall Schedule

Booth Rates

Marketing Opportunities

About APMA

Important Deadlines for Exhibitors

November 1, 2019: Deadline for booth space assignment via the priority point system. Details about priority assignment are on page 12 of the prospectus. Applications received after that date will be have booth space assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.

January 10, 2020: Deadline for early-bird discount. All booth rates increase by 10 percent after the deadline.

Exhibit Hall Schedule

Hall Open

Thursday, July 23
4–6:30 p.m.

Friday, July 24, and Saturday, July 25
9:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Exhibitors will be admitted to the hall one hour prior to opening, and may remain in the hall up to an hour after it closes on Thursday and Friday.

The complete schedule, which will include set-up and dismantle hours, will be posted in October.

Booth Rates

Booths are sold in 10' x 10' units and range in price from $2,650 to $3,400 through January 10, 2020. All rates increase by 10 percent after that date.

The booth fee includes the following:

  • Booth structure: piping, drape, and company identification sign (excludes island booths)
  • Company name, booth number, description and link on APMA website
  • Company name, booth number, description and link in meeting app
  • Company name and booth number in meeting program book and meeting newspaper (subject to publication deadlines)
  • Badges for booth personnel
  • One complimentary set of pre- or post-meeting registrant data (labels or Excel file)
  • Complimentary refreshment breaks in exhibit hall
  • Complimentary basic ad in the APMA Buyers' Guide

Information about liability insurance (required), booth supplies, and housing will be posted later in the year.

Marketing Opportunities

Optimize your exposure during and after the meeting.

  • Become a meeting sponsor. Download the prospectus for details.
  • Advertise in the meeting newspaper, The National Today, the meeting app, or other meeting-specific materials. Advertising opportunities are also available in additional print and digital media.
  • Send a digital promotion to meeting attendees. Contact the exhibit hall manager for details.
  • Order your complimentary set of pre- or post-meeting registrant data to contact attendees before or after the meeting.

About APMA

APMA's membership consists of the majority of podiatrists in the US (over 80 percent). We are proud to count over 200 companies as our collaborators in any given year across all programs. Like you, these companies recognize APMA’s value in building brand awareness across the entire membership of the organization, and they embrace APMA’s mission to advance and advocate for the specialty of podiatric medicine and surgery for the benefit of its members and the health of the public.

APMA provides you with numerous opportunities that will surely complement your marketing activity and provide increased exposure to your current and potential customers. Read more about corporate partnership opportunities.

Questions? Contact thenational@apma.org.

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