The APTA Combined Sections Meeting returns to NOLA in 2018, and you will see a strong drum beat of change and excitement as APTA builds to our 100th anniversary in 2 short years! Experience Networking Opportunity, Learning, and Acceleration in NOLA, one of the world's most culturally rich destinations. Traditional, old-time jazz music enlivens the soul, the cuisine is incomparable, and New Orleans charm captivates. Mardi Gras may be over, but, rest assured, the weather in February will be warm and enticing.
This year will bring together over 12,000 innovative and dedicated professionals for the largest conference on physical therapy in the country. With programming designed by all 18 of APTA's specialty sections, you will not want to miss this upbeat conference!
CSM 2018 Events & Programming
Programming will take place in the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, the Hilton Riverside New Orleans, and the New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center. Conveniently located within steps of the world-famous French Quarter and about 16 miles from New Orleans International Airport.
A Jazzed-Up Schedule
Sessions will begin and end at the same time each day to allow for better session planning. There will be ample time between each session block for you to arrive at your next scheduled session.
The CSM Exhibit Hall in the convention center will feature more than 450 companies showcasing over 1,000 products and services available to physical therapy professionals. Look for many after-hours product demos.
Exhibit at Combined Sections Meeting (CSM)
OVER 11,000 POTENTIAL CUSTOMERS!
CSM provides THE BEST opportunity for you to reach buyers in the physical therapy profession. There is no larger gathering of PTs in the world!
OVER 450 EXHIBITORS!
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RETURNING EXHIBITORS KNOW CSM Continues Delivering Success
If you have exhibited at the Combined Sections Meeting - you know how valuable our attendees are to your sales efforts. You know that attendance at CSM has sky-rocketed year-after-year, delivering more decision-makers to your booth. You also know that the exhibit hall sells out every year - applying now keeps you off the dreaded "waiting-list".
NEW EXHIBITORS: Help Yourself! Go ahead, ask last year's exhibitors
There is no better opportunity to exceed your sales goals than exhibiting at CSM!
Access to more than 11,000 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants and students of physical therapy
Sell your products directly on the exhibit floor
The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is an individual membership professional organization representing more than 95,000 member physical therapists (PTs), physical therapist assistants (PTAs), and students of physical therapy. APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education, and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy's role in the nation's health care system.