Networking Events

Mix and mingle with attendees from around the globe during the fun, educational, and inspiring networking events.

ISA Networking Reception for National and Custom Sign Companies

Friday, April 21, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Islander I
Bring your show badge to enter; no separate registration is required.

Custom and national sign company executives are invited to join us as ISA hosts its annual Networking Reception for National and Custom Sign Companies. This popular event brings together representatives from major U.S. national sign companies with custom sign company executives to discuss their specific installation needs. This is a great opportunity for both custom sign company and national sign company executives to meet, network and potentially develop new business relationships. There will be free beer, and a cash bar will be available. Bring your show badge to enter; no separate registration is required. National Sign Companies interested in participating should contact Alicia Auerswald at alicia.auerswald@signs.org. Free beer will be available — must be 21 to drink.


ISA Rocks: THE Industry Party!

Thursday, April 20, 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
In Partnership with ISA Affiliated Associations
Sponsored by: Mimaki

Back by popular demand — join us for ISA Rocks: THE Industry Party! Rub elbows with sign, graphics, and visual communications industry professionals as you enjoy music, dancing, and fun festivities. Badge required to enter — must be 21 to drink.


Print Reception

Thursday, April 20, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Islander D/E/I
Sponsored by Printing Industries of America (PIA), Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI), and Xplor International

This invitation-only event will host those involved in any aspect of the print universe, with participants from Printing Industries of America (PIA) affiliates including PIA of Southern California, Visual Media Alliance (PIA Northern California), Printing Industries Association of San Diego, Pacific Printing Industries Association, plus Xplor International members, in-plant printers and other important groups attending ISA Sign Expo and CPP EXPO (Collaboration in Packaging Production).


The Hub

Thursday, April 20, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, April 21, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 22, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Bayside Foyer

Visit The Hub to meet ISA and Affiliated Associations and to learn how to become a member.


ISA/Western States Sign Council Golf Tournament

Wednesday, April 19, 1:00 p.m. shotgun start
Cost: $150
Location: Las Vegas National Golf Club
1911 East Desert Inn Road, Las Vegas, NV 89169

Western States Sign Council and International Sign Association would like to invite you to enjoy an afternoon of golf at our WSSC/ISA Golf Tournament on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. This is a great opportunity to network with other sign and graphics industry professionals. This year we will play a Shamble format, where all four players tee off and select the best shot from which to play the next shot (same as a Scramble). From there, all four players play their own ball into the hole.

Download this flyer for more information on the tournament, and for information on how to register.

Questions? Please contact Western States Sign Council at (602) 375-3909 or info@wssc.org.


Digital Reception

Thursday, April 20, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Booth 332 (Lounge & Learn)

This invitation-only event will host integrators, end users, suppliers and distributors of interactive dynamic displays, as well as designers, specifiers and architects, right on the show floor in the Digital Park. To request an invitation, please email info@signs.org.


Young Professionals Happy Hour

Friday, April 21, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Eye Candy, Mandalay Bay

Come to a special happy hour to network with other young professionals in the industry! No prior registration for the happy hour is required; however, you must be registered for the trade show to attend.


Lounge & Learn

Thursday, April 20, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, April 21, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 22, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Booth 332

Attendees will be able to take advantage of 30-minute education sessions covering current issues and product information within the sign, graphics and visual communications industry, receive sign code assistance from ISA Experts and much more. When speakers aren’t presenting, feel free to rest your feet and recharge in the comfortable seating area. The full Lounge & Learn schedule will be available closer to the event.


Last Hour Happy Hour

Thursday, April 20, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, April 21, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 22, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Bars will be set up throughout the trade show floor.

Wrap up your day on the trade show floor with a happy hour! Have a FREE beer on ISA as you mingle with other attendees and exhibitors. Bars will be set up throughout the trade show floor. All are welcome to attend. Show badge is required to enter show floor and must be 21 to drink.


ISA Lounge (Sponsored by Orafol)

Cash Bar Hours:
Thursday, April 20, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, April 21, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 22, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Booth 3972

Visit the ISA Lounge (Sponsored by Orafol) and enjoy a full cash bar (hours above) with free beer during the last hour of the trade show floor! Sit back, relax and enjoy yourself.


ISA Town Hall Annual Meeting

Saturday, April 22, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: Booth 332 (Lounge & Learn)

ISA members are invited to join the ISA leadership in a “Town Hall” meeting for an interactive event about current issues facing the industry. In the meeting, ISA and meeting attendees will engage in a conversation about the ever-changing needs of the members and how ISA can deliver distinguishing value to the industry.