Joint Meeting of the Midwest and Midcontinental Chapters of MLA
Joint Meeting of the Midwest Chapter and the Midcontinental Chapter of the Medical Library Association

Two MLA chapters. Sixteen states. One spectacular meeting.
Friday, October 21, 2016 through Monday, October 24, 2016
Des Moines Marriott, 700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa

Information for Vendors and Exhibitors

The Midwest Chapter and Midcontinental Chapters of the Medical Library Association invite you to exhibit at our 2016 joint conference, Merge & Converge: Sixteen in ’16. Sixteen states will participate in this joint meeting of two MLA chapters.

MLA chapter map by state

The conference will be held Friday, October 21 through Monday, October 24, 2016 at the Des Moines Marriott in downtown Des Moines, IA. Des Moines , the capital city of Iowa is conveniently located in the middle of these two chapters with the Des Moines International Airport just four miles away, with a free hotel shuttle.

Exhibits will take place in the Des Moines Room, located next to the escalator and with access to a freight elevator and stairs. Exhibit hours will be 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. on Saturday evening during the Welcome Party and 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Sunday. Lunch on Sunday will be served in the Exhibit Hall.


Do you have questions regarding exhibiting at Merge & Converge 2016?

Contact: Pam Reespamela.rees@lib.state.ia.us (515) 242-5218

or Mindy Egelandmindwell-egeland@uiowa.edu  (319) 384-8908