Become an Exhibitor

Companies, community organizations, and employers that administer or support career development and work-integrated learning are invited to exhibit at the 58th Annual Cooperative Education and Internship Association (CEIA) Conference, April 19-21, 2021, to be held virtually.

About CEIA

CEIA is the leading, national professional development organization expanding and enhancing work-integrated learning.  As a not-for-profit 501C(3) organization founded in 1963, CEIA provides training, networking and researching opportunities for more than 700 members in all forms of work-integrated learning, including cooperative education (co-ops) and internships.

Members include:

  • -Employers that administer cooperative education and internship opportunities OR are interested in offering them in the future
  • -Faculty and staff at colleges and universities in academic departments, career and employer development offices, and other work-integrated learning departments
  • -Graduate students studying higher education, human resources and student affairs
  • -Vendors that provide products that support the management of work-integrated learning programs (assessment tools, special cooperative education/internship programs, technology platforms, etc.)

About the Conference

The annual conference attracts many participants across North America each year and provides members an opportunity to celebrate, learn and share best practices through an awards celebration, breakout sessions, and exhibitors.

Regular Rate: $900 

  • Full-page ad in conference program
  • Conference registration for ONE representative
  • Complimentary 2021 organizational membership for THREE people (please submit names and contact information separately)
  • Listed as an exhibitor in print and digital communications to association membership
  • Opportunity to have attendees sign-up for one-on-one conversations
  • Credit Cards Accepted: American Express, Discover, MasterCard or VISA
  • Cancellation/Refund Policy: All requests for refunds must be submitted in writing by February 28, 2021. A $100 refund fee will be charged on all cancellations. Refunds will be processed after the conference. No refunds will be issued after February 28, 2021.
  • Purchase Orders: Not accepted. Purchase Orders will need to be completed internally. Then, send check and a copy of online submission to: CEIA, Inc. P.O. BOX 42506, Cincinnati, OH 45242
  • Federal Tax ID #: 23-7025155

Click here to become an exhibitor

  1. Consider becoming a conference sponsor since many sponsorship tiers include an exhibitor registration as well. You can review additional information about sponsorship here: https://www.ceiainc.org/events/annual-conference-2021/ If you have decided to register only as an exhibitor, please proceed to step 2.
  2. Please familiarize yourself with exhibitor policies outlined on the bottom of this page.
  3. Locate and have access to an electronic version of your organization’s logo that we may use to recognize you as an exhibitor digitally (conference website, association’s Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter accounts, and monthly newsletter). You will be asked to upload a logo when you register.
  4. Click HERE to register as an exhibitor, which will also register one representative for the conference AND create a membership for your organization. By registering as an Exhibitor and paying the fee, you are agreeing to the rules & guidelines set forth on this page.
  5. If you want to add the names of two additional contacts for your organizational membership, please contact the CEIA office at: info@ceiainc.org.
  6. Continue to read and respond to communications from the CEIA Association Executive Director and Sponsorship chair (listed at the bottom of this page). These communications will include instructions for sending a program ad and brief video promotion video. 
  7. Send full page ad to info@ceiainc.org by February 19, 2021.

Once you have completed a registration, please announce on your social media channels and tag us on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn, use hashtags #2021CEIA.

Ad for Program: Exhibitors are responsible for designing and providing their ad no later than February 19, 2021. Ads should be sent to info@ceia.org.

Cancellation: Full refunds (minus $100 processing fee) will be made only if request is received BEFORE February 5, 2021. No refunds after that date.

Communications between Registration and Conference: Our point of contact will be the person completing the main Exhibitor’s Registration form unless otherwise notified.

General Inquiries about Conference Exhibiting
Rebecca M. Pettitt (Chair): rpettitt@pugetsound.edu

Technical Assistance with Registration and Payment
Peggy Harrier (CEIA Executive Director): 513-793-2342 or info@ceiainc.org