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Illinois: 2017 Show Information and Registration

Schaumburg, IL

Date:
10/14 – 10/15

Location:
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center
1551 Thoreau Dr. N
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Hotel:
**Please book rooms directly through the hotels and NOT with a third party company.**
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel – SOLD OUT
1551 Thoreau Dr. N
Schaumburg, IL
(847) 303-4100 – Mention UDMA when booking
$139/night (single/double) $159/night (triple/quad) **Book by 9/20/2017
Website and reservations

Unforunately, the Renaissance is sold out of rooms completely, but there are two Hyatt properties that are only a few minutes away.
https://schaumburg.place.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html
https://schaumburg.regency.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html

Show Hours:
Saturday 2 pm – 7 pm
Sunday 9 am – 3 pm

Itinerary:
Saturday 10/14
Workshop: Three-part Workshop Series 11 am – 1:45 pm ($50 in advance, $60 at the door(space permitting))
Exhibit Hall open: 2 pm – 7 pm (FREE)
UDMA Social Hour: 7 pm (FREE)
Sunday 10/15
Exhibit Hall open: 9 am – 3 pm (FREE)
ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE SHOW. ONSITE REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE AND ENCOURAGED!


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Classes / Cocktail Hour

Classes

At UDMA Show workshops, Master Teachers share their wealth of dance knowledge – ensuring that you’ll learn new ways to inspire your students to dance! This year’s class is titled:

Title – Showtime Success
Instructors: Hedy Perna

Session information 3 hours of business learning!
Saturday morning: 11am-145pm
($50 in advance, $60 at the door(space permitting))

Join UDMA and Hedy Perna for a brand new seminar series for school owners and their faculty.

Our sessions will cover the following topics:

1. Theme or no theme? That is the question. Whatever your choice, learn fresh ideas to make your show concept an audience pleaser
2. Costume profit 101 with tips to make the process more organized and easier for all involved
3. Generating Recital Income: Explore options for program profit, merchandise profit, ticket profit, video/photo profit and more, plus tips for negotiating a better deal with vendors.


Cocktail Hour

Don’t miss our on our new social activity taking place on Saturday evening following the show floor hours.

This event will allow attendees to gather together with UDMA exhibitors off the trade show floor. Forget about work and enjoy the opportunity to network with your peers!

The social event is scheduled for 7pm until roughly 8pm at each show and will have a cash bar and amazing raffle prizes from some of our exhibitors!

Thanks to our cocktail hour sponsors:

Dansco

Thanks to our raffle prize donations:

A Wish Come True, Backdrops Beautiful, Curtain Call, Dance World Bazaar, Dancers Inc, EAP Photography & Video, Miller & Ben Tap, Pumpers Dancewear, Rhee Gold Company