Schools Connect | Health Care Connect | Private Practice Connect
July 19–21, 2019 | Hyatt Regency Chicago | Chicago, Illinois
Visit with providers of products and services of special interest to SLPs in schools, health care organizations, and private practice. See the list of
Exhibit Hall Hours
|Friday, July 19
||Exhibit hours: Noon–6:30 p.m. |
|12:30 p.m.–2 p.m.
||Complimentary Lunch With Exhibitors |
|5 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
||Complimentary Mix, Mingle, and Connect Party in Exhibit Hall |
|Saturday, July 20
||Exhibit hours: Noon–5:30 p.m. |
|12:30 p.m.–2 p.m.
||Complimentary Lunch With Exhibitors |
|4 p.m.–5:30 p.m.
||Complimentary Refreshment Break With Exhibitors/Last Chance to Talk With Exhibitors |
If your company would like to exhibit, see our
information for exhibitors, or contact Renee Tross at
email@example.com or 800-498-2071, ext. 5764 or Nancye Berman at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-498-2071, ext. 5798.
Special Events in the Exhibit Hall
Mix, Mingle, and Connect Party
Make connections with fellow SLPs in school, health care, and private practice settings. Entrance to the party is included with your conference registration!
Exhibitor Attendee Challenge Game–Play to Win!
Participate in the interactive Exhibitor Attendee Challenge game for your chance to win a prize donated by our exhibitors. Pick up your game card in the Exhibit Hall, and visit the participating exhibitors to find the answers to their questions. It’s that easy, but you have to play to win! Be sure to place your game card in the raffle drum at the entrance of the Exhibit Hall or drop off at Exhibitor Registration by 2:10 p.m. on Saturday, July 20. Prizes include:
- ASHA Connect 2020 registration
- Various gift cards
- Products from exhibitors
Winners will be notified prior to the Saturday refreshment break in the Exhibit Hall and told which exhibitor to visit to claim their prize.
Snap a Selfie for a Chance to Win a $50 Amazon Gift Card
Once on-site, come inside the Exhibit Hall to snap a selfie in front of the ASHA Connect/Practice Perfect step-and-repeat banner. Then tweet your photo to @PracticePerfEMR and tag it with #ASHAConnect19. Your tweet could be a winner! Three winners will be chosen at random.
Visit the ASHA Store (Booth #326)
Stop by the ASHA Store to:
- Meet John K. Coyle, opening plenary speaker, at our exclusive book-signing event (Friday, June 20, 12:30–1:15 p.m.).
- Check out our new children’s book and meet author Denise Underkoffler, MA, CCC-SLP (Friday, June 19, 5:15–6:00 p.m.).
- Pick up a fun conference giveaway.
- Save up to 40%* on ASHA merchandise.
- Share your idea or book proposal with
*Valid in Chicago only, July 19–20, 2019, at the ASHA Store booth #326.
Our Kind of Town (Chicago Is)...Our Kind of Foundation (ASHFoundation Is)...
Frank Sinatra’s familiar tune will be on your mind as you search out the
ASHFoundation’s Innovation Team table in the Exhibit Hall. Join us to SPARK INNOVATION and transform our future.
- Get your luck on—take a chance to win a VIP package (worth over $2,000) to the ASHA Convention in Orlando.
- Help us get ready to award over a half-million dollars this year to our newest generation of innovators.
- Show your support—make a donation that will change someone’s life forever.
Ticket holders for the sold out Cruise with the ASHFoundation—Chicago River Architecture Tour event will receive an e-mail from the ASHFoundation with detailed instructions for the evening.
Discover Something New With ASHA Continuing Education (CE)
Visit the ASHA Continuing Education (CE) booth (#902) in the Exhibit Hall to learn more about the
CE Registry, how to access your transcript, how to earn ASHA Continuing Education Units (CEUs), and more. Smile for the camera and pick up one of our CE giveaways! If you plan on earning ASHA CEUs at Connect and haven’t already paid your 2019 ASHA CE Registry fee ($28 ASHA members/$38 nonmembers), we’ll be able to take payment by credit card at the CE booth. The ASHA CE Registry is at your service!
Learn About Recently Approved Changes to Certification Standards
The Council for Clinical Certification in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CFCC) recently approved
changes to the certification standards, which will go into effect on January 1, 2020. The CFCC has also completed a Clinical Fellowship revalidation study and has updated the skills and rating forms. Be the first to know about these upcoming changes and learn how to verify that you have met the standards for supervisors and/or Clinical Fellowship Mentors. ASHA Certification staff will be available in the Exhibit Hall (booth #903) to provide you with more info on these changes.
Participate in the "I Contribute" Challenge Campaign and Win
This campaign combines advocacy and leadership opportunities for school-based SLPs and audiologists to promote their valuable contributions to student achievement, and college and career readiness. Visit the booth of
ASHA State Education Advocacy Leaders (SEALs) (booth #531) in the Exhibit Hall, tell us one way you contribute to enhancing service delivery across the continuum of care, and you will be entered into a drawing to win a $50 gift card. Be a part of the campaign and challenge...it's ON!
Visit the ASHA Government Affairs and Public Policy (GAPP) Booth
ASHA’s GAPP cluster is composed of 20 government affairs and public policy professionals who work collaboratively to advance ASHA's public policy priorities in Washington, DC, and state capitals across the country. GAPP regularly facilitates opportunities for ASHA members to
advocate on critical public policies that have a direct impact on audiology and speech-language pathology. It also provides technical assistance and guidance to members on matters related to current or proposed public policy. Stop by booth #629 to learn more.