ALA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2018

American Library Association Annual Conference and Exhibition

21 Jun 2018 - 26 Jun 2018

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO)
New Orleans / Louisiana / United States of America

American Library Association Annual Conference and Exhibition (ALA Annual Conference and Exhibition) is the world's largest and most dynamic library conference and exhibition for librarians from all types of libraries, providing the best and most comprehensive opportunity to reach decision makers in the library industry. This 6 days library industry event is being organized by American Library Association (ALA). The venue of this event is Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO) which is located in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America. The event will be held from 21 June 2018, Thursday to 26 June 2018, Tuesday. ALA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2018 will showcase a wide range of products and services related to library sector from the leading exhibitors, for example, books, periodicals, online computer systems, furniture, security systems, and other related products. Over 700 exhibitors are expected at this event to showcase their products and services. The event will accommodate approximately 125,000 square feet of exhibit space. Over 13,000 visitors are expected at this library industry event. Visitor profile of this event includes director, reference librarian, branch manager, cataloging librarian, department chair, supervisory librarian, assistant director, children's librarian, media specialist, systems librarian, collection department, dean, assistant dean, associate dean, library educator, instructor, association, public relations, trustee, consultant, publisher, writer, editor.


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  Address : 900 Convention Center Boulevard

  City : New Orleans, LA

  Country : United States of America

  Phone : +1 504-582-3000

  Website : Click here for venue website

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO)

Located in New Orleans, the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO) offers 1.1 million square feet (102.000 m²) of exhibit space, covering almost 11 blocks, and over 3 million square feet (280.000 m²) of total space. The center is the one of the largest convention facilities in the nation, and it consistently ranks in the country’s top ten of facilities that hold the most conventions and tradeshows annually.


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American Library Association (ALA)

American Library Association (ALA) is the oldest and largest library association in the world, providing association information, news, events, and advocacy resources for members, librarians, and library users.

Address: 50 E. Huron

City: Chicago, IL

Country: United States of America

Phone: +(1)-(800)-5452433

Phone: 312-944-6780

Fax: 312-440-9374

Email: ala[at]

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Event at a glance

  Event Type International Trade Show & Conference
  Start Date 21 June 2018, Thursday
  End Date 26 June 2018, Tuesday
  Category Education, Training
  Venue Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO)
  City New Orleans, LA
  State Louisiana
  Country United States of America
  Organizer American Library Association (ALA)
  Frequency Annual
  Visitors 13,000+
  Exhibitors 700+
  Space 125,000 square feet
  Open to Trade visitors
  Dress Code Business casual
Dates and venue of the event are subject to change or possibly canceled without notice to Tradeshowz. Contact organizer for more information before making arrangements.

Past Editions

  • 22 Jun 2017 - 27 Jun 2017
    McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, IL
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