Kearney, NE January 26-29, 2022
Welcome to the Annual Conference Exhibit Hall of the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA) at the Younes Conference Center in Kearney, Nebraska. We would like to invite you to participate in the Exhibit Hall, which is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, January 27, 2022 and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, January 28, 2022.
We are so grateful to you for your support of the NVMA.
Exhibitor Contracts are required to reserve your space in the Exhibit Hall. A contract can be downloaded here. Please fill it out and return it to the NVMA no later than January 15, 2022. The NVMA Annual Conference Exhibit Hall is a powerful strategic tool to develop your business in 2022 and beyond! This event is an outstanding opportunity to build relationships with the veterinary community. We are looking forward to having another great Conference and having your company with us.
Fax completed forms to 866-628-4856
You may select one of our sponsorship levels, Platinum ($7,000), Gold ($5,000), Silver ($3,500), Bronze ($2,000), Honorable Mention $500 (no booth). Sponsors all receive the following:
In addition to the sponsorship benefits listed above, you may select from a menu of visibility opportunities listed in the next section.
Your sponsorship dollars may be allocated among the opportunities. For instance, as a Platinum Sponsor, you would select from the menu choices that add up to the $7,000 that you have provided in support for the conference.
These are not included as a value in Sponsorship Levels.
Additional Sponsorship Opportunities
Exhibit rules and regulations are to be construed as part of all contract for exhibit space. NVMA reserves the right to interpret them, as well as make final decisions, on all points not herein covered.
The Conference Exhibit Hall is open on January 27 and 28, 2022. The educational sessions start at 8 a.m. on Thursday, January 27 and Friday, January 28.
It’s not required or necessary that you be in your exhibit area except for scheduled exhibit hours, e.g., coffee breaks, lunch sessions, social hours and so forth. At other times, your presence in the Exhibit Hall is optional.
Other than regular hotel security, there will not be a security guard specifically in the Exhibit Hall. We strongly recommend that you remove valuable items as the NVMA will not be responsible for any losses.
Exhibits may be torn down after 4 p.m. on Friday, January 28.
RESERVING EXHIBIT SPACE Companies that wish to exhibit at NVMA annual conference must complete and return the contract with full payment. This contract, accompanied by full payment, is the only means by which space may be reserved; no telephone reservations will be accepted. Exhibitor agrees it will accept NVMA’s space assignment, which is done on Sponsorship, priority to those that have exhibited in the past and then on a first-come, first-served basis. NVMA reserves the right to assign, designate or change your booth location.
EXHIBIT REPRESENTATIVES Two exhibitor badges will be provided for single booths; four for double booths. Additional badges are available at $20 each. Please indicate your need on the contract or by contacting the NVMA office. All exhibitors are required to wear name badges at all times during the meeting.
INDEMNIFICATION The exhibitor agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association and the Younes Conference Center, Kearney, Nebraska, from any damage to persons or property caused by or arising from the exhibitor’s exhibit or the action of the exhibitor’s employees or agents. All exhibitors must insure themselves at their own expense against property loss or damage, and against liability for personal injury.
SECURITY The exhibit hall will be secured during non-exhibit hours. It is required that a representative be present in the exhibitor’s booth during all exhibit hours.
OPERATION OF EXHIBIT SPACE All business activities of the exhibitor must be within the exhibitor’s assigned space. NVMA reserves the right to decline or prohibit any exhibit or part of any exhibit which in its opinion, is not in keeping with the policies of the Association. This reservation refers to persons, products, and printed matter. Exhibitors must comply with ordinances and regulations set forth by the building, fire, and police departments of Kearney, Nebraska, and any regulations set forth by the Younes Conference Center in the interest of common safety.
CANCELLATION A full refund for cancellations, less $300 processing fee, will be made upon written request if such request is received on or before January 15, 2022.
January 15, 2022 Last day to submit Exhibit Booth Contract.
Wednesday, January 26, 2022 Noon to 10 p.m. — Exhibitor set-up.
Thursday, January 27, 2022 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. — Exhibitor Hall open.
Friday, January 28, 2019 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. — Exhibitor Hall open.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Crown Plaza Hotel. The NVMA rates are available until January 10, 2022.
Crowne Plaza Hotel
707 W Talmadge Rd
Request our Discounted Group Rate of $129.95/night.