ALA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2017

American Library Association Annual Conference and Exhibition

22 Jun 2017 - 27 Jun 2017
Conference Dates: June 22 - 27, 2017 | Exhibition Dates: June 23 - 26, 2017
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McCormick Place Convention Center
Chicago / Illinois / 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 McCormick Place Convention Center which is located in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. The event will be held from 22 June 2017, Thursday to 27 June 2017, Tuesday. ALA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2017 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.

  Address : 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive

  City : Chicago, IL

  Country : United States of America

  Phone : +1 312-791-7000

  Website : Click here for venue website

McCormick Place Convention Center

Located just minutes from downtown Chicago, the McCormick Place Convention Center is nation's largest convention center with 11 exhibit halls with a total space of 2.6 million square feet, 173 meeting rooms, meeting room space of 600.000 square feet, 4 ballrooms. 3 theaters, parking facilities, accommodation facilities and much more.

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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]

Website: Click here for organizer website

Event at a glance

  Start Date 22 June 2017, Thursday
  End Date 27 June 2017, Tuesday
  Category Education, Training
  Venue McCormick Place Convention Center
  City Chicago, IL
  State Illinois
  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
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