On 5/13, ILA 2018 registration and hotels will be unavailable from 12:00 PM–9:00 PM ET for site maintenance.

Hotel Deadline Extended! Book by September 23 for the Best Rate.

Exhibit Hall

What's waiting for you in the Exhibit Hall at ILA 2019?

  • Exhibitors offering learning innovations and educational resources
  • Book signings from your favorite authors and illustrators
  • Assorted giveaways to use or share with colleagues
  • Fun and colorful photo ops to post online
  • Meaningful networking opportunities
  • Informative exhibitor sessions in one of our Learning Lab theaters
  • Research-based poster sessions
  • And more!


NEW THIS YEAR—Welcome to ILA 2019 Event

Don't miss the opportunity to laissez les bons temps rouler (let the good times roll, as they say in the Big Easy!) and kick off your conference experience at this exclusive Exhibit Hall preview and networking event. Get in the Mardi Gras spirit on Thursday, October 10, from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, as you mix, mingle, and learn with exhibitors, Core Conference attendees, and Institute Day participants.


ILA Learning Labs

A must-visit during the event? The ILA Learning Labs!

Learning Lab 1: Discover the Benefits of ILA Membership

  • Learn about writing and reviewing for ILA
  • Check out our resources, including our journals
  • Find out about our discount and partner programs
  • Engage with ILA members, nonmembers, staff, and the ILA Board

Learning Lab 2: Connect and Get Involved With ILA Chapter and Region Services

  • Mingle with ILA Chapter leaders and members of the ILA Board
  • Find out how to get involved in your state chapter and other literacy activities at the state level
  • Meet ILA members who are making positive developments for literacy

Learning Lab 3: First Stop for First-Timers

  • Connect with fellow first-time attendees
  • Learn how to get the most from your conference experience
  • Network with ILA Board, staff, and longtime members


Exhibit Hall hours:

Thursday, October 10 4:00 PM–6:00 PM
Friday, October 11 9:30 AM–5:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 8:00 AM–3:00 PM

Exhibit Hall-Only hours:

Thursday, October 10 4:00 PM–6:00 PM
Friday, October 11 9:30 AM–10:00 AM, 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 8:00 AM–9:00 AM, 12:00 PM–1:00 PM


Interested in exhibiting? Visit the For Exhibitors page.