Special Events

There are more networking events than ever this year - check out the highlights below:

Welcome to Charlotte - Southern Hospitality Break

Monday, April 25, 2016, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

As you arrive in Charlotte, join us and the ESA Leadership Circle for refreshing beverages and delights.

Opening Reception in Expo Hall

Monday, April 25, 2016, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Join us in the Exhibit Hall for the Opening Reception of the 26th Annual Conference and Expo. Enjoy local cusine, refreshments and entertainment as you stroll through the Exhibit Hall. 

Beers with Peers

Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Enjoy some light snacks and refreshments.

NASCAR Hall of Fame Reception

Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Get into the fast lane with a trip to the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The Hall is fueled with more than 50 interactive experiences like tire-changing stations, realistic race simulators, and a broadcast booth. Prizes will be given out at the tire-changing station and race simulator!

Please note the NASCAR Hall of Fame Reception requires separate registration and a separate fee will apply.