Networking Events

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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, March 23, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: S230-A
Bring your show badge to enter; no separate registration 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. Free beer will be available — must be 21 to drink.

National Sign Companies interested in participating should contact Alicia Auerswald at alicia.auerswald@signs.org.

ISA Rocks: THE Industry Party!

Thursday, March 22, 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Location: BB Kings Orlando, 9101 International Drive
Bring your show badge to enter; no separate registration required.

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.

The Hub

Thursday, March 22, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, March 23, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 24, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Booth 253, Trade Show Floor

Visit The Hub to meet ISA and its Affiliated Associations and learn how to become a member. Meet ISA and Affiliated Associations staff to discover how you can get the most out of your membership.

Young Professionals Happy Hour

Friday, March 23, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: 3NINE at The Rosen Plaza, 9700 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819

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, March 22, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, March 23, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 24, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Booth 5245

Attendees will be able to take advantage of FREE 30-minute education sessions covering current issues and product information within the sign, graphics and visual communications industry. When speakers aren’t presenting, feel free to rest your feet and recharge in the comfortable seating area.

Last Hour Happy Hour

Thursday, March 22, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, March 23, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 24, 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 Town Hall Meeting Featuring Tariff Discussion

Saturday, March 24, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Location: Lounge & Learn, Booth 5245

Do you have questions about sign codes? Are workforce issues affecting your bottom line? Could you use resources to help with client relations? Well, look no further! ISA members, and nonmembers, are invited to join the ISA board of directors and leadership team to the annual ISA Town Hall Meeting. A short ten-minute presentation on the highlights of ISA member programs will kick off the meeting, then it’s all about you. Experts will be on hand to answer questions during this interactive session and ISA board members will be on-hand to discuss how ISA can deliver value to the industry and its members as well as answer any questions you might have for them. The meeting will close with a discussion about the new aluminum and steel tariffs. No preregistration is required.

ISA/Southern States Sign Council Golf Tournament

Wednesday, March 21, 12:30 p.m. shotgun start
Cost: $125 per person, includes a boxed lunch
Location: MetroWest Golf Club, 2100 S. Hiawassee, Orlando, FL 32835

Southern States Sign Association and International Sign Association would like to invite you to enjoy an afternoon of golf at our ISA/Southern States Sign Association Golf Tournament on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. This is a great opportunity to network with other sign and graphics industry professionals.

Register now using this form. Questions? Please contact Jennifer Erickson at jennifer@southernstatessigns.org.

ISA Lounge Sponsored by Orafol

Cash Bar Hours:
Thursday, March 22, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, March 23, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 24, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Booth 5817, Trade Show Floor

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