Show Dates & Times


Wednesday, March 14th

8am-5pm Set Up; 7-9:30pm Show

Thursday- Friday March 15-16th
8am-1pm; 2:30-5:00pm

Saturday, March 17th
8am-12pm

Important Dates

October 17, 2017
Exhibitor Attendee Registration Opens

January 10, 2018
Program Ads Due to BPD

March 1, 2018
Bagstuffers due to BPD offices


The Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors, Inc. (BPD) is a national non-profit association representing  baccalaureate social work program administrators, faculty, field directors, program directors, students and allied professionals dedicated to the promotion of excellence in baccalaureate social work education. 

We invite you to participate in the annual conference through our marketing and exhibiting offerings described below. For custom marketing opportunities please contact us at conferences@bpdonline.org. 

Official Rules, Terms and Conditions

Printable Marketing Application


Click "Register" to complete your marketing order online

Support Opportunities

Conference sponsors are recognized in the print conference program, mobile app and appropriate signage placed onsite at the conference. Specific item sponsorships are available for the mobile app, tote bags, lanyards, water bottles, pens and various other items. Event sponsorships include the Wahlberg Walk/Run and student volunteer t-shirts, the Ron Federico Memorial Lectures, receptions and other signature events. Customized sponsorships are also available. 

Vending Opportunities

Businesses wishing to sell retail products (jewelry, clothing, fair trade items, etc.) during the conference may do so through our vending program. Vendors will have use of a designated space in a prime location at the conference and be allowed to display and sell their wares during exhibit hours. 

Advertising Opportunities

Advertisments are available for placement in our print program and on our mobile app. Both full and half page, color and black/white advertisements will be accepted. 

Print Ad Dimensions: 7.5x10- full; 3.5x9.25 or 7.5x4.5- half
Mobile App Dimensions: 600 pixels x 100 pixels





Exhibiting Opportunities

Exhibitors receive the following benefits when participating in the annual conference:

- Complimentary full registration for 2 individuals (complimentary registration is per exhibitor, regardless of the number of booths purchased);
- Discounts on "exhibit hall only"passes;
- Complimentary year-long visibility on the BPD website;
- Complimentary listing in the conference program and mobile app;
- High exposure to attendee traffic in the Exhibit Hall for meal functions and organized events.
- Opportunity to participate in event challenges.