Expo Dates and Hours

The NCCE 2017 expo opens March 23rd, at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. Expo hours have been scheduled to provide maximum interaction between conference attendees and exhibitor personnel.

Thursday, March 23, 10:00 am–4 pm
Exclusive Exhibit Hall Hours: 11:45 am-1:15 pm

Friday, March 24, 9:30 am–2:45 pm
Exclusive Exhibit Hall Hours: 12:00-1:30 pm


All exhibits must be fully installed by 9:00 am, Thursday, March 23rd. Display space will be available for setup in the Oregon Convention Center:

Wednesday, March 22, 8 am-6 pm

Thursday, March 23, 7:30-9:00 am

Times are subject to change.

Exhibitors will be notified as soon as possible if setup or dismantle hours change.


Exhibits must remain in place until 2:45 pm, Friday, March 24, when the return of crates and packing cases begins. Exhibitors who dismantle early may be subject to fees. All exhibitor materials must be removed from the facility by 9:00 pm on Friday.

Dismantle will occur:

Friday, March 24, 2:45-9:00 pm