2015 ASTRA Marketplace & Academy
Dates and Deadlines

When & What You'll Hear From ASTRA



  • Game Night and Kit Session Submission Deadline (February 25)
  • Submit Your Company Description
  • Submit Your Show Special


  • Exhibitor Service Manual Available
  • Exhibit Booth Personnel Registration
  • Webinar: Driving Qualified Booth Traffic, presented by Jefferson Davis (March 11)
  • Company Description Deadline
  • Show Special Deadline


  • Reserve Your Ad in the Pocket Guide
  • Sponsorship Deadline


  • Hotel Reservation Deadline (May 1)
  • First Day Shipments Accepted at Advance Warehouse
  • Early Discount Rate Expires on Booth Equipment
  • Early Discount Rate Expires for Electrical and Audio Visual
  • Early Discount Rate Expires for Smart City
  • Exhibit Booth Personnel Registration Deadline (May 31)


  • Deadline for Shipments to the Advance Warehouse
  • First Day Shipments accepted at the Charlotte Convention Center (June 6)
  • First Day of Exhibitor Move-in (June 6)
Gold Star Sponsors

Silver Star Sponsors

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