CRWAD – Table Top Exhibits

Table Top Exhibit and Table Order Information

Where and When:
The 2016 CRWAD Meeting, Symposiums, and Satellite Meetings will be held December 4 – 6, at the Chicago Marriott, Downtown Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois. Table Top Exhibits will begin Sunday morning, 10:30 AM, with set-up at 10:00 AM, Dec 4. Exhibits will continue through Monday afternoon. Take down will be at 12:00 PM, Tuesday, Dec 6.

The CRWAD Meeting will begin with the Opening Reception, Sunday evening, December 4. The first poster session will coincide with the Opening Reception, CRWAD presentations will conclude by 12:00 pm Tuesday afternoon, December 6. Several symposiums and satellite meetings are held prior to and in conjunction with the CRWAD meeting. (Schedule for the symposiums and satellite meetings)

CRWAD Background:
The Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases (CRWAD) was established in 1920. CRWAD is a non-profit organizationa and has been so since its origin. The sole purpose of CRWAD is to discuss and disseminate the most current research advances in animal diseases. The annual meeting is held each December where research scientists from around the world present their recent research in oral or poster presentation formats. The meeting averages 500 in attendance, and 315 presentations.

Graduate students and industry and academic professionals present and discuss the most recent advances on subjects of interest to the CRWAD and of importance to the global livestock and companion animal industries. The oral and poster abstracts of new and unpublished data presented at the meeting sessions are published each year in the CRWAD Proceedings. The CRWAD meeting has 10 sections for research reports: Bacterial Pathogenesis, Biosafety and Biosecurity, Companion Animal Epidemiology, Ecology and Management of Foodborne Agents, Epidemiology and Animal Health Economics, Immunology, Pathobiology of Enteric and Foodborne Pathogens, Respiratory Diseases, Vector–Borne and Parasitic Diseases, and Viral Pathogenesis.

Who Should Exhibit at CRWAD Meeting:
Companies who provide or produce “tools” used in animal disease and biomedical research or publish related books should exhibit.

Exhibitor fees:
Exhibitor fee includes registration for two people plus in–hotel delivery of materials to 5th Floor CRWAD Office Storage.

1) $1200; or $1305 if a power strip is needed.

Set Up and Take Down:Set up is Sunday morning in a pre–determined space at 10:00 AM; exhibits may open at 10:30 AM. Take down is Tuesday, 12:00 PM.

Exhibitor Registration:
Please pre–register your exhibit’s company personnel on the exhibitor’s application form Table Top Exhibit Application Form. The registration fees for two company personnel are waived. The two exhibitor badges will be hand delivered to you upon your arrival to your assigned space during your set–up. Badges must be worn at all times. Please contact Dr. David Benfield upon your arrival at the hotel. The CRWAD registration desk will be open on Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 10:00 am to 5:30 pm, and Monday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm for a communication center (located on 5th Floor). Additional exhibitor badges are available upon request from Dr. Benfield. The two registered exhibitors are invited to attend the Sunday evening Opening Reception and Poster Session I.


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