The vibrant gathering place for CTE professionals, CareerTech Expo features 200+ companies offering the largest and latest collection of CTE products and services, exhibitor workshops, live demonstrations and a wealth of networking opportunities.
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Expo hours and locations
The 2017 CareerTech Expo will be open Thursday, December 7 and Friday, December 8 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center—Ryman Hall C. Expo hours have been scheduled to provide maximum interaction between conference attendees and exhibitor personnel.
Browse our interactive floor plan or view the exhibitor list to plan your expo hall experience.
Thursday, December 7, 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Friday, December 8, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
In addition to the many products and services displayed, the CareerTech Expo has four exhibitor workshop classrooms offering exciting educational opportunities. Exhibitor workshops will be offered on the hour during Expo hours, starting at 11:00 am on Thurs. Dec. 7. Attendees are invited to see first-hand what cutting-edge ideas and products are available and how they can be used in the classroom.
Wednesday, December 6, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Back by popular demand and as a part of ACTE’s new Career-Readiness initiative, representatives from multiple employment sectors will showcase career opportunities and offer resources to help you get your students excited about their future career path. Career Pavilion is an event with specific vendors and partners held before the CareerTech Expo opens.
The Credential Corner – a unique area of the expo hall that focuses on the credentials and certifications that your students can earn through their CTE studies. The Credential Corner is anchored by ACTE partner NOCTI and other organizations that can show you how to Use assessment data to show a return on investment and let your students show what they know! Look for the green carpeted area in 100 aisle for the Credential Corner.