TALA is excited to return to an IN-PERSON Conference and Tradeshow in the Fall of 2021. This will be a 3-day event held at the new Kalahari Resort and Convention Center on September 19-21st. The Tradeshow will take place on Monday and Tuesday, September 20th & 21st. Our theme is Jewels and Gems.


*Additional Exhibitor Tickets can be purchased at $75.00 each

***If you would like to receive membership pricing, please complete the TALA Industry Partner Application and return to [email protected].***

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Considering a sponsorship? Email [email protected] for more information. Act fast, only a few sponsorships slots remain.

Basic Conference Schedule:

Sunday, September 19th - First Day of Nurses Track and Board Reception (Nurses and Industry Partner’s are invited to join Board Reception)

Monday, September 20th - Final Day of Nurses Track, First Day of Manager's Track, Decision Maker's Lunch (By invite only), Trade Show Set Up and Opening Reception

Tuesday, September 21st - Final Day of the Manager's Track, Fun Run, Tradeshow Luncheon, Pitch Off

Exhibitor Schedule:

Freeman Staff Set Up - Monday, September 20th 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Exhibitor Set-up - Monday, September 20th 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Opening Trade Show Reception - Monday, September 20th 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Trade Show Open - Tuesday, September 21st 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Fun Run Awards / Morning Break (held in Exhibit Hall) - Tuesday, September 21st 9:30 am - 10:00 am

Lunch Served to Exhibitors and Attendees - Tuesday, September 21st 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Pitch Off - Tuesday, September 21st 12:30 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.

Raffle/Door Prizes - Tuesday, September 21st 12:50 p.m. (We encourage exhibitors to contribute a raffle item.)

Trade Show Breakdown - Tuesday, September 21st 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.