Social Enhancements to the Conference

Connect with your peers while in Long Beach!

NAMSS Booth Offerings

Visit the NAMSS Booth in the exhibit hall this year and take advantage of four opportunities to learn and network:

NAMSS PASS support staff will be on site to explain what NAMSS PASS is, provide you with a live demo, and even walk you through signing up to the premier practitioner affiliation history verification system. If you want to upload your data onsite at the NAMSS Educational Conference, just bring a USB drive with your information in an Excel spreadsheet to the booth! For information about what to include on your spreadsheet, click here.

NAMSS Certification Corner
Have a question about NAMSS certifications? Members of the CCN will be available in the NAMSS booth to answer them!

The NAMSS Genius Booth
Visit the NAMSS Genius Booth if you have questions about the conference mobile app, schedule, and other meeting information.

NAMSS Young Professionals Booth
Make connections with other young professionals in the industry. Hosted by the NAMSS Young Professionals Advisory Group.

The NAMSS Leadership Lounge
The NAMSS Board of Directors will be "on call" during all exhibit hours at the NAMSS Leadership Lounge, next to the NAMSS booth. Come chat with NAMSS Board volunteers, hear about their experiences in your association's leadership positions, and learn about how to get involved.

Opening Reception in the Exhibit Hall
Join NAMSS on Sunday, September 30 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall for the opening reception. Kick off the 2018 Conference while enjoying light refreshments as you network with colleagues and learn about the latest advancements in the industry from our exhibitors!

Opening Reception Sponsored by PreCheck

Monday Evening Beach Party in the Exhibit Hall
Bring out your surfer shirts and flip-flops to celebrate NAMSS in style at the Beach Party Reception on Monday, October 1 from 4:15 p.m to 6:00 p.m.! Enjoy California inspired refreshments and appetizers as you mingle with your peers, browse the Exhibit Hall, and meet with the NAMSS Board of Directors and volunteer leaders in the Leadership Lounge.

Beach Party Reception Sponsored by IntelliSoft Group


Certificants' Reception
Join fellow certificants and the Certification Commission of NAMSS (CCN) on Tuesday, October 2 from 5:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. to celebrate your success as leaders in the industry. Must hold an active CPMSM or CPCS certification.

Dine-Around Networking
NAMSS will be offering Dine-Arounds on Tuesday, October 2 at various restaurants in and around Long Beach. Take this exciting opportunity for a change of scenery to network with colleagues and spend a night out with colleagues in an intimate setting. More information will be coming soon! Separate registration and fees apply. Registration is limited and is on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Social Media Scavenger Hunt & Walking Challenge
Sponsored by Verge Health Solutions     
Participate in this year's Social Media Scavenger Hunt & Walking Challenge throughout the educational conference! Connect with Board Members, vendors, and attendees by walking to different landmarks around the conference venue and counting your steps on your free pedometer! You will share your findings on social media and record your steps with staff to win prizes in the competition. Don't forget to tag your posts with #NAMSS2018 to be eligible for prizes. 

Selfie Wall
It’s selfie time! Network with new attendees and take photos at the NAMSS selfie wall. Live-stream images will be looping at various times in the exhibit hall, so make sure to use the special NAMSS hashtag for an opportunity to see your face on the NAMSS screen!

Complimentary Head Shots
Take home a complimentary head shot from the Exhibit Hall. Our photographers will be on hand to take professional head shots during the Exhibit Hall hours.


ReCharge Café
Sit down, relax, and recharge your electronics at our new Recharge Café. It will be located in the front of the exhibit hall and open anytime the exhibit hall is open. Stop by and connect with fellow attendees and exhibitors!