Exhibit Hall Extras
Take advantage of special savings, activities, and events happening during the ASHA Convention in L.A.! You'll find these "extras" and more in the Exhibit Hall and other locations at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Be sure to take a look at all the
social events and receptions taking place during the ASHA Convention to fill in your schedule with some fun activities. In addition, you are invited to visit the various
specialty lounges located throughout the Exhibit Hall to talk with ASHA staff and connect with fellow members.
Our generous ASHA sponsors have gone above and beyond to support the 2017 ASHA Convention. Visit them in the Exhibit Hall to take advantage of some great
opportunities and giveaways!
South Hall H–K
Your Journey Begins Now With the ASHA Mobile Adventure
Register now! Visit all 10 booths below, and answer mobile trivia questions for a chance to win a $500 gift card.
HCR ManorCare—Booth 1360
Smarty Ears—Booth 1125
Advanced Travel Therapy—Booth 1115
Constant Therapy—Booth 748
Genesis Rehab—Booth 637
Sunshine Cottage—Booth 450
Game Time: Thursday, November 9 at 11:00 a.m. through Saturday, November 11 at noon.
How to Play: Text "play" to 56512 to begin, and bookmark the game to your mobile home screen.
ASHA Hollywood Photos
Take center stage with The ASHA Leader or at iconic L.A. locations! Get the star treatment with an ASHA Hollywood Photo while you're in La La Land. Step into the spotlight, and grace the cover of The ASHA Leader or feature yourself at an Los Angeles hot spot. Your photo will be yours to post, tag, tweet, and have as a fun ASHA Convention keepsake.
The Speech Pathology Group
The ASHA BIG Giveback
"Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much." —Helen Keller
First, stop by to the ASHA Caring Square in the Exhibit Hall each day to participate in a great community service project to benefit the Los Angeles community. Then, be sure to visit
Life Care Centers of America for a chance to win 10 years' worth of ASHA Convention registrations.*
*Participation in the ASHA Caring Square is not required to enter this drawing. Good luck!
ASHA Career Fair: Work/Life Balance Tips and Career Resources
Whether you have the ideal work position, have thoughts of changing employment settings, or are looking for your first job, the
ASHA Career Fair has the following opportunities to help you stay inspired and motivated.
Interview With an Employer
Employers from various work settings are looking for audiologists and speech-language pathologists just like you. Search jobs and request a face-to-face interview through ASHA's
Online Career Center. A prescheduled interview is not required. Walk-ins are welcome. Drop by during Career Fair hours to engage with employers.
Join us for one of the work/life balance workshops in the ASHA Circle of Support in the ASHA Career Fair. Interactive workshops, such as "The Secret to Avoiding Career Burnout and Managing Difficult Conversations With Peers," teach you how to create more
balance while juggling a busy career and an equally busy personal life. See a complete list of
Tweak Your Résumé
Sandie Bass and Suzanne Levy will review résumés in the
ASHA Circle of Support. This is a one-on-one opportunity for you to receive feedback on how to improve your résumé. Sign up early—only 100 résumé review time slots are available.
Meet With a Résumé Star
If you don't get the chance to sign up for one of the résumé review time slots in the ASHA Circle of Support, visit one of our Résumé Stars. Résumé Stars are Career Fair exhibitors who have volunteered to offer tips on how to make your résumé shine. They
regularly recruit CSD professionals, so you will get an inside look at how they think. Stop by the Career Fair information booth to pick up a list of employers who are in our Résumé Star Program, or
view the list online.
ASHA Store: Lights, Camera, and Lots of Action!
Everything's on sale, plus get $5 off when you spend $25 or more!* Just use your ASHA CASH at checkout, provided at the ASHA Store. Plus, get a FREE Los Angeles souvenir postcard!
Strike a Pose
Pose for the paparazzi on the red carpet at the ASHA Store. Use our props and your phone to snap a fun photo—after all, you're a star! Share it on Twitter or Instagram and use the hashtag #ASHA17Star.
Meet & Greet
Chat with the authors Jayne E. Jaskolski and Maura Jones Moyle about their new book, Phonological Awareness Training Program, on Friday, November 9, from noon to 1:00 p.m. The book is available for purchase at a special 10% discount!
*Valid only in Los
Angeles, California, November 9-11, 2017, at the ASHA Store, booth 1046, on
orders $25 or more. Limit one coupon per order. Not available for use online.
Prices are as marked.
Stop by the ASHA-PAC booth for some free giveaways and to learn more about how ASHA-PAC works for you!
ASHA Continuing Education Lounge
Continuing Education Lounge! Charge your device while you relax and view your
ASHA Continuing Education (CE) Registry transcript. ASHA CE assists members in meeting their CE needs by providing an online listing of courses offered for ASHA continuing education units (CEUs) through ASHA CEFind, documenting course completion through the ASHA CE Registry and ASHA CE transcripts, recognizing CE
participation through the Award for Continuing Education (ACE), and managing services specific to ASHA CE Provider approval.
American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation
The Hottest Ticket in L.A.!
Call 877-585-6005 now to learn if tickets are still available. Once you're in L.A., hurry to the ASHFoundation booth—there may be a few tickets for sale at the booth.
We're Rollling Out the Red Carpet for You!
Enter to Win
We're giving away an iPad, an iPhone 8, a Kindle Fire HD, a goPro camera, a VIP package to the 2018 ASHA Convention in Boston, and gift cards galore. Stop by and enter to win.
Snap a Photo on the Red
Come take your picture with our stars—one of Hollywood’s iconic movie stars or an ASHFoundation superstar—there’s no telling who you’ll run into!
Researchers and Students
Learn about our research grants and student scholarships to help fund your education or an innovative idea. You could be a future ASHFoundation awardee!
Share Your Stardom
Awardees past and present, share your story and tell us how ASHFoundation funding helped you. Donors, tell us your dreams for sparking innovation through your gifts to the ASHFoundation. Call 301-296-8704 now to schedule a time that’s convenient for you.
Become a University Giving Program Ambassador, host a fabulous fundraiser, join our Legacy Donors Society, or be a program reviewer. Get involved with the ASHFoundation, and help us change people's lives!
West Lobby (Level 1)
Value of the CCCs Photo Shoot—ASHA Public Relations Lounge
Have you seen the ads for the
Value of the CCCs campaign featuring ASHA-certified members? Don’t miss a special opportunity to star in your very own campaign ad at the ASHA 2017 Convention! Visit the Public Relations Lounge to have your photo taken by a professional photographer. You will also get the
chance to select a headline that best represents you, such as Advocate, Mastermind, or Navigator. Your photo and headline will be edited together to create your own campaign ad, which will be e-mailed to you post-show. View the
photo gallery of past ads. This is a FREE activity for ASHA-certified members, but it has become extremely popular—so stop by early!
Kentia Hall (Lower Level)
Find Yourself in a SIG
When you're part of an ASHA
Special Interest Group (SIG), you're part of an engaged community of professionals who are just as passionate as you! Visit the
Empowerment Zone to learn more about the SIG program and
related Convention activities [PDF], including:
SIG-Sponsored Short Courses
SIG Affiliates receive a discount on SIG-Sponsored
Short Courses. Tickets, as available, may be purchased through
These sessions feature speakers who have been invited to present by the SIGs or the Convention Program Committee.
Network with colleagues, learn how to get involved, and find out more about the activities of the SIGs. All are welcome!