Exhibit at the World’s Largest Expo of
Special Education Products and Services

Exhibitor & Sponsor Prospectus

Join us February 7-10 in Tampa for CEC’s signature annual event, the CEC 2018 Convention & Expo.

The CEC Expo is an integral part of the CEC Convention, attracting nearly 200 vendor companies, non-profits and school systems every year. As an exhibitor, you’ll interact with more than 4,600 special and gifted educators who are eager to learn more about your products and services. Our enthusiastic attendees are actively involved in the purchasing decision-making process and are ideal prospects for your organization:

Professional Roles Represented –

  • Administrator
  • Consultants
  • Early Interventionist
  • Higher Education Faculty
  • Paraeducator
  • Related Services Provider
  • Student
  • Teacher

CEC attendees are interested in products, services and programs in many areas, including:

  • Assessment
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Early childhood
  • Developmental delays
  • Response to intervention
  • Assistive technology
  • Transition
  • Gifted and talented
  • Cultural and linguistic diversity
  • And more

Become an Exhibitor Today

This will be the first year the CEC Expo will take place in February. Other exciting changes and additional marketing opportunities are included in the Exhibitor Sponsor Prospectus.

Reserve Your Booth

Tampa Floor Plan  Exhibitor Application


Inline Booth $1,900
School System/Non-Profit  $1,700
Corner Booth (per corner)  $2,100

What’s included

Item Commercial School System/ Non-Profit
8′ draped back wall and 3′ side rails X X
Complimentary listing in the 2017 Convention Program & Mobile App X X
Complimentary listing on the 2017 exhibits website X X
Access to the exhibitor lounge X X
24 hour security inside the exhibit hall X X
Number of complimentary full convention registrations per 10’x10’space  4  2
Product category listings (5) X X
Booth Package that includes: carpet, two chairs, one 6′ draped table and a wastebasket Available for

Exhibitor Services

  • Housing is open! Reserve your room!
  • Exhibitor Registration opens in October.
  • Exhibitor Service Kit available in October.

CEC Expo & Sponsorship Sales Contact

Kevin McDonnell
National Sales Manager

The Townsend Group
2025 M Street NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 367-1259