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The Conference Exhibition (Expo) showcases nonprofit organizations and industry vendors that provide unique services and resources to those who serve and care for youth. This is the Expo application. If you wish to attend the conference, you must register separately and pay the conference fee. Conference registration is open now! 

Nonprofits
Conference attendees will learn first-hand about your program/organization, and get a sense of the multitude and diversity of nonprofit organizations serving youth. It is an opportunity to educate and share resources with peers. Fees for nonprofit agencies to set up a table: FREE for a half table, $150 for a full table. A $50 fee will be assessed in the event of a no show.

Vendors
An expo table on the day of the conference will provide companies access to over 700 youth-serving professionals. These professionals serve more than 500 nonprofit organizations and agencies in Essex County that employ thousands. Exhibiting at the YAR Conference will help increase your company’s exposure in this crucial market and connect you with regional leaders in a variety of professional fields. Fee for businesses to set up a table: $400. Space must be reserved.

Please email YAR@salemstate.edu or call 978-542-2085 with questions.

Application for Exhibition
Table staffing is limited to 1 representative. A table and a chair are provided. If a table representative plans to attend workshops, they must register and pay the $100 conference fee. Set up must occur one day prior to the conference between 1pm – 3pm at the O'Keefe Complex at Salem State University. Breakdown must be completed by 4pm on the day of the conference. Exhibitors must comply with set up and break down times or risk forfeiting their booth.
This application and fee only applies to the Exhibition. If you will be attending the conference and breakout sessions you must also register for the conference separately and pay the fee of $100 per person.

Deadlines
Submit application by May 1st to be included in the YAR Conference packet distributed to all attendees. We will contact you via email with confirmation and invoice. Space is limited and tables are reserved on a first come first serve basis. 

Payment
Payment is accepted by check made payable to Salem State University and sent to:

Salem State University
Attn: Youth at Risk Conference
352 Lafayette Street
Salem, MA  01970.

If you would like to pay by credit card please contact us at YAR@salemstate.edu. Your Expo table space will only be honored upon receipt of payment.

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