Exhibitor Information


    Exhibitor Fees


    CGS Member Rate

    • $650


    CGS Non-Member Rate

    • $1,000


    Registration Deadline is November 18, 2020


    Exhibitor benefits include:

    • Virtual exhibit booth
    • Two full meeting registrations, including access to all meeting sessions
    • Two exhibit hall only registrations (Non-members receive one exhibit hall only registration)*
    • Recognition as a 2020 CGS Virtual Annual Meeting exhibitor on the meeting website
    • Access to the Annual Meeting attendee list via the meeting website which will launch a week before the meeting


    * Exhibit hall only registrants cannot attend Annual Meeting programming, but can be available in the virtual booth on Thursday and Friday mornings during dedicated exhibit hall hours and in response to attendee inquiries.





    • If paying by credit card, complete the on-line registration
    • If paying by check, print and complete the exhibitor registration form and mail (or email meetings@cgs.nche.edu) to the Council of Graduate Schools, Meetings Dept., One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 230, Washington, DC 20036. Checks should be made payable to the Council of Graduate Schools.


    Exhibitors must first submit a complete exhibitor registration, including payment, before exhibit hall only registrations will be accepted. After the complete exhibitor registration has been submitted,contact Adrienne Vincent, avincent@cgs.nche.edu, to register the exhibit hall only attendee(s).


    Virtual Exhibition Booth


    Virtual booths with video conferencing allow exhibitors to display company details and meet face-to-face with interested attendees. Features of the virtual booth include:

    • Opportunity to meet virtually with interested attendees via video conferencing on the meeting platform.
    • Option to include videos, publications, brochures, web links, key contacts and other information in the virtual exhibit space.
    • Ability to track inbound leads when attendees submit their interests and contact information directly to the exhibitor.


    Cancellation/Refund Policy

    No refunds will be honored.




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