Come to CMS Expo's Welcome Kickoff!
All CMS Expo participants are welcome. Plus, if you're a member of a user group that's part of the 2013 CMS Showcase, you get in FREE too!
Meetup Monday Night
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday, May 13, 2013
Orrington Conference Center
Come share a great time, make new connections, and learn a lot along the way. Come Monday night, May 13th for CMS Expo's annual Meetup Monday Night event, bringing together a diverse, interesting meeting of the minds all under one roof!
Business After Hours Mixer
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
May 14th, 2013
Orrington Conference Center
Come make great new business connections with the who's who in the CMS Community. Along with ways to get you rubbing elbows with the right folks, we've got live music, cash bar, and fun giveaways too!
Enjoy a fun night downtown Evanston at CMS Expo's 4th annual North By Northwestern Night!
North By Northwestern Night
Kickoff Party at 27Live starts at 5:30 pm
Wednesday, May 15th, 2013
Downtown Evanston, Illinois
On Wednesday night, May 15th, CMS Expo attendees, speakers and sponsors will head over to the North by Northwestern Night's Kickoff Party, in a rockin' brand-new hot spot in downtown Evanston, called 27Live. Evanston's Mayor Tisdahl will be there to kick it all off, with complimentary appetizers and prizes to be given away, as well as LIVE music! Let North By Northwestern Night begin!
LIVE at CMS Expo, we'll celebrate the best and brightest in the CMS Community, as the CMSA Spotlight Awards Celebration shines the spotlight on top web designers and developers from around the globe.
CMSA Spotlight Awards Nominations Now Closed.
We'll announce winners of the CMSA Spotlight Awards from our CMS Showcase LIVE at CMS Expo. Join us on Thursday, May 16th at 5:30!
We've given away tens of thousands of dollars in gadgets, must-have toys and swag...
Gotta Have It Gadget Giveaway
Immediately following CMSA Awards (4:30)
Thursday, May 16th, 2013
Hotel Orrington Grand Ballroom
...and this year will be no exception! The Gotta Have It Gadget Giveaway is the final "send-off" special event at CMS Expo! Stick around Thursday for the Gotta Have It Gadget Giveaway. Every participant of CMS Expo is eligible, but you MUST be present to win, so stick around on Thursday till the end! Prizes like GoPro Video camera from OpenText, iPad minis, Kindle HD, books, and so much more!
We've done this before, so we know how to keep things moving F-A-S-T, as we announce winners drawn randomly from the hat. Many sponsors are giving away all kinds of lavish gifts too! So remember to visit as many of the Sponsor booths as you can!
CMS Expo's Gotta Have It Gadget Giveaway is tied in with our final send-off and thank-you for all CMS Expo guests for being an important part of the CMS Expo.