Association of African American Museums 2019 Annual Conference
Aug 7, 2019 – Aug 9, 2019 | Jackson, Mississippi
WHO SHOULD EXHIBIT?
Companies and Non-Profit Organizations offering innovative solutions, products, and professional services relevant to the cultural sector.
WHEN ARE THE VENDOR EXHIBITOR FEES DUE?
All conference vendors/exhibitors must submit payment (online or by mail) on or before July 31, 2019.
WHEN DOES THE EXPO HALL OPEN/CLOSE?
2019 Conference Exhibitors are provided 24 total hours of exhibition time in the Expo Hall located inside the Westin Hotel:
Wednesday, Aug. 7 (1:00-5:00 PM) | Thursday, Aug. 8 (7:00 AM - 5:00 PM) | Friday, Aug. 9 (7:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Setup begins at 8:00 AM on Wednesday, Aug. 7 | Breakdown must be completed by 6:30 PM on Friday, Aug. 9.
WHAT'S THE ESTIMATED ATTENDANCE?
Nationally recognized arts and culture leaders from museums, galleries, libraries, archives, and cultural centers across the country attend this conference each year. Our projected attendance is 550-600 this year. AAAM’s membership currently has over 65% market penetration rate and continues to grow.
Our conference attracts a multi-cultural and multi-generational audience of young emerging professionals along with established executives and trustees. The Association's membership base currently stands at 360 institutions, with an additional 540 affiliates, including some of the nation’s premiere historic institutions showcasing the remarkable work being done by institutions around the country in the preservation of African American history and culture.