Market Expansion Fund Event List

Pre-approved tradeshows/BOOK FAIRS/market events for Creative BC Market Expansion Fund

For this fiscal 2019/20, Frankfurt Book Fair and Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Tradeshow are not eligible events under the Market Expansion Fund.  Support for attendance at these events are offered by the ABPBC and Livres Canada Books under FRMAP.

Livres Canada Books lists the dates for the major events here: https://livrescanadabooks.com/en/events/

 

Within Canada

(Up to 50% or $1300 in support, whichever is less)

Alberta Book Fair
Alberta Library Conference
Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association Book Fair
Atlantic Public Library Association Conference
Canadian Association of Theatre Research Conference
Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences
London (ON) Book Fair
Montreal Book Fair
Northern Book Fair
Ontario Library Association Superconference
Ottawa Book Fair
Reading for the Love of It (Language Arts Conference)
Salon du Livre
Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF)
Toronto Gift Show
Total Health Show
Word on the Street - Toronto

International

(Up to 50% or $2000 in support, whichever is less)

Abu Dhabi International Book Fair
Academy of Management
Affordable Art Fair (AAF)
Algiers International Book Fair
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) Annual Meeting
American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Annual Meeting
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Experience National Conference & Exhibition
American Academy of Religion (AAR) Annual Meeting
American Anthropological Association (AAA) Annual Meeting
American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) Conference
American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) Congress
American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) Annual Convention
American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) Annual Meeting & Exhibition
American Association of Family & Consumer Studies Annual
American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) Annual Meeting & Conference
American Association of School Librarians (AASL) National Conference &Exhibition
American Association of Teachers of French (AATF) Annual Convention
American Association of University Presses (AAUP) Annual Meeting
American Booksellers Association (Children’s Institute)
American Booksellers Association (Winter Institute)
American Burn Association (ABA) Annual Meeting
American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Meeting
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS)
American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM)
American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) North American Bridge Championships
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Annual Convention / World Languages Expo
American Diabetes Association (ADA) EXPO / Scientific Sessions
American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting
American Hardware Manufacturers Association (AHMA) AHMA
American Historical Association (AHA) Annual Meeting
American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Convention and Design Exposition
American International Toy Fair
American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference / Midwinter Meeting & Exhibition
American Literature Association Conference
American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Osteopathic Medical Conference & Exposition
American Philosophical Association (APA) divisional annual meetings
American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Conference & Exposition
American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) Annual Scientific Meeting
American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Meeting & Exhibition
American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS) Annual Meeting
American Society for Ethnohistory
American Society for Theatre Research
American Society for Training & Development (ASTD) International / TechKnowledge Conference
American Society of Criminology (ASC) Annual Meeting
American Society of Hypertension (ASH) Annual Scientific Meeting & Exposition
American Society of International Law (ASIL) Annual Meeting
American Sociological Association (ASA) Annual Meeting
American Urological Association (AUA) Annual Meeting
Annual Clinical Symposium on Advances in Skin & Wound Care
Annual Southeast Regional Character Education
Antwerp Book Fair
Arizona State Music Teachers Association (ASMTA) Conference
Art Educators of New Jersey (AENJ) Conference
Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) Annual Conference
Art Paris Art Fair
Asian Pacific Physical Education Conference
Association for Asian Studies Annual Meeting
Association for Canadian Studies in German-Speaking Countries (GKS) Annual Conference
Association for Canadian Studies in the United States (ACSUS) Biennial Conference
Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) CareerTech VISION
Association for Core Texts and Courses (ACTC) Annual Conference
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) Annual Conference & Exhibit
Association of Educational Publishers (AEP)
Association of International Schools in Africa
Association of Partners for Public Lands (APPL) Convention & Trade Show
Association of Theatre for Higher Education
Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) Annual Conference & Bookfair
Australian Booksellers Association Conference & Trade Exhibition
Baker & Taylor Vendor Summit Meeting
Beijing International Book Fair
Beirut Francophone Book Fair
Beirut International Arab Book Fair
Belgrade Book Fair
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women (triennial)
Better Living Show
Birdwatch America Expo
Bogota International Book Fair
Bologna Children’s Book Fair
BookExpo America
Books and Publishing Knowledge Community International Conference on Books and Publishing
Book World Prague
Bouchercon World Mystery Convention & Trade Show
Bratislava Biennial of Illustrations (BIB)
Brisbane Writers Festival
British Association for Canadian Studies Annual Conference
British Women Writers Conference
Brooklyn Book Festival
Brussels Book Fair
BuchBasel International Book and Literature Festival
Buenos Aires Book Fair
Cairo International Book Fair
California Art Education Association (CAEA) Annual State Conference
California Association for Bilingual Education (CABE) Annual Conference
California Council for Adult Education State Conference
California Language Teachers Association Annual Conference
California Library Association (CLA) Conference
California Mathematics Council (CMC) Central Conference
California Reading Association (CRA) Professional Development Institute
Canon Law Society of America (CSLA) Convention
Cape Town Book Fair
Casablanca International Book Fair (SIEL)
Cascadia Poetry Festival
Central and Eastern European Schools Association (CEESA) Conference
Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (CSCTFL) Conference
Certiport PATHWAYS Global Partner Summit (GPS)
Chain Drug Marketing Association (CDMA) Annual Trade Expo
Charleston Conference
Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE)
Chicago Flower and Garden Show
Chicago International Remainder & Overstock Book Exposition (CIROBE)
Chicago Printer Row Lit Fest
Children’s Book Salon (New York)
Christian Booksellers Association of Australia (CBAA) Convention
Cities Alive Annual Green Roof & Wall Conference
Colères du Présent, Salon du livre d’expression populaire et de critique sociale
College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) Conference
Colorado Art Education Association (CAEA) Conference
Comex Exposium Salon Mondial du Tourisme (Paris)
Comic-Con International
Comic-Con International Alternative Press Expo
Comic-Con International WonderCon
Commission on Adult Basic Education (COABE) Conference
Commonwealth Lawyers Association (CLA) Commonwealth Law Conference
ComptTIA Annual Member Meeting
Conference for the Advancement of Mathematics Teaching (CAMT) Conference
Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) Convention
Congrès international des recherches féministes francophones
Conservatoire contemporain de Littérature Orale (CLiO) Festival EPOS
Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) Conference & Expo
Crocmilivre Salon du livre jeunesse Dijon
Dakar International Book Fair
Denver Merchandise Mart Tradeshow
Diabetes UK Professional Conference
Digital Book World Conference
Digital Publishing Innovation Summit
Distance Teaching & Learning
dOCUMENTA Exhibition
East Asia Regional Council of Schools (EARCOS) Annual Conference
East London Comics and Arts Festival
ECRM Market-Gate Education
Edinburgh International Book Festival
Educatec-Educatice (Paris)
Educational Book & Media Association (EDMA) Annual conference
Entertainment Software Association (ESA) E3 Expo
Escale du Livre (Bordeaux)
Été du Livre (Metz)
Étonnants Voyageurs - Festival international du livre et du film
European Council of International Schools (ECIS) Annual Conference
European Film Market (EFM) Exhibition
Federation of Children’s Book Groups Annual Conference & Exhibits (UK)
Feria internacional del Libro de Mineria
Feria Internacional del Libro en Guatemala
Festival de la Parole Poétique (Moëlan-Sur-Mer)
Festival du Conte du Château d’Oléron
Festival du Conte en Uzège
Festival du livre et de la presse d’écologie (Paris)
Festival international de la Bande Dessinée (Angoulême)
Fête du livre de Saint-Étienne
Florida Music Educators Association (FMEA) Conference
Florida State Music Teachers Association (FSMTA) Conference
Foire du livre de Brive
Frances Clark Centre for Keyboard Pedagogy National Conference (NCKP)
FutureBook Conference
Future of Education Technology (FETC) Conference
Geneva International Fair for Books and Press
German Studies Association Conference
Global Exchange and Green America Green Festival
Gothenburg (Göteborg) Book Fair
Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association (GLIBA) Heartland Fall Forum
Green Building Council Greenbuild International Conference and Expo
Guadalajara International Book Fair
Havana International Book Fair
Heartland Fall Forum (Midwest Independent Booksellers Association and the Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association,)
Helsinki Book Fair
History of Science Society (HSS) Annual Meeting
Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair
Humanities Montana Festival of the Book
Humanities Tennessee Southern Festival of Books
Institut de linguistique française Congrès Mondial de Linguistique Française (biennale)
Inter American Press Association (IAPA) Mid-year Meeting
International Academy on Law and Mental Health (IALMH) International Congress
International Association of Culinary Professionals
International Association of Law Libraries (IALL) Annual Conference
International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) Congress
International Conference on Thinking Annual Conference
International Congress on Medieval Studies
International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF) Book Conference
International Food Bloggers Conference
International French Travel Market (IFTM) ITFM Top Resa
International Home and Housewares Show
International Literacy Association Annual Convention
International New Age Trade Show West (INATS West)
International News Media Association (INMA) World Congress
International Physical Literacy Conference
International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Annual Conference and Exposition
International Society for the Sociology of Religion (SISR-ISSR) Biennial Conference
International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention
Inuit Studies Conference
Istanbul Book Fair
ITB Asia - The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market
ITB Berlin Convention
Jerusalem International Book Fair
Kolkata Book Fair
LA Book Festival
LitLit (Los Angeles)
Language Show Live (London)
Law and Society Association Conference
League for Innovation in the Community College Innovations Conference
Left Forum Conference
Leipzig Book Fair
León National Book Fair (FeNaL)
Liber International Book Fair (Barcelona and Madrid)
Licensing Expo
Literal Barcelona
Livres en Folie (Haiti)
London Book Fair
Louisiana Foreign Language Teacher's Association Conference
Marché de la poésie de Namur (Wallonie)
Marché de la poésie de Paris
Marché de la poésie de Rochefort sur Loire
Maryland Association for Adult & Continuing Education Conference
Medieval Academy of America Annual Meeting
Miami Book Fair International
Michigan Art Education Association (MAEA) Annual Conference
Microsoft World Partner Conference
Mid America Horticultural Trade Show (Mid Am)
Midwest Independent Booksellers Association (MIBA) Heartland Fall Forum
Midwest Modern Language Association Annual Convention
Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) Energy Fair
Minneapolis Home & Garden Show
Minnesota Environmental Partnership Living Green Expo
Modernist Studies Association (MSA) Conference
Modern Language Association (MLA) Annual Convention
Moscow International Book Fair
Mother Earth News Fair
Mountains and Plains Independent Booksellers Association (MPIBA) Trade Show
Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA), Art Festival
Museum Store Association (MSA) Conference & Expo
Musicora, le salon de la musique classique
Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) National Conference
Music Teachers’ Association of California (MTAC) Annual Convention
National Alternative Education Association (NAEA) Annual Conference
National Art Education Association (NAEA) Convention
National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) Annual Conference
National Association for Interpretation (NAI) Conference
National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) Annual Conference
National Association of Hispanic Publications (NAHP) Annual Conference
National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Trade show
National Association of Orthopedic Nurses (NAON) Congress
National Association of Orthopedic Technologists (NAOT) Meeting-Symposium
National Bioneers Conference
National Book Network Sales Conference
National Business Education Association (NBEA) Annual Convention
National Coalition for Aviation & Space Education (NCASE) National Conferences
National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) Annual Convention
National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) Annual Conference
National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Annual Convention
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Annual Conference
National Guild for Community Arts Education Conference and Arts Education Expo
National Head Start Association (NHSA) Annual Conference
National Middle School Association (AMLE) Annual Conference
National School Supply and Equipment Association (NSSEA) Ed Expo
National School Supply and Equipment Association (NSSEA) School Equipment Show
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Annual Conference
National Space Society (NSS) Annual Conference
National Stationary Show
National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA) Annual Conference
Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) Annual Meeting
Natural Products Expo Annual Exhibition
Near South East Asia (NESA) Council of Overseas Schools Conferences and Institutes
New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association (NAIBA) Annual Conference
New Delhi World Book Fair
New England Grows Exhibition/Trade Show
New England Independent Booksellers Association (NEIBA) Annual Conference
New England Reading Association (NERA) Annual Conference
New York Art Book Fair Annual Exhibition
New York International Gift Fair Annual Trade show
New York Public Library Book Buzz
New York Rights Fair
New York State Art Teachers Association (NYSAT) Annual Conference
Non/Fiction Book Fair (Moscow)
North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) Annual Conference
North American Society for the Sociology of Sport (NASSS) Annual Conference
North American Society for the Study of Romanticism (NASSR) Annual Conference
North Dakota State University (NDSU) Northern Great Plains History Conference
Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (NECTFL) Annual Conference
Northern California Independent Booksellers Association (NCBIA) Tradeshow
Northwest Bookfest
Nuremberg Toy Fair
Ohio Association for Career and Technology Ohio (ACTE) Connections to Education Conference
Ohio Music Teachers Association (OMTA) Annual Conference
Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association (ONLA) CENTS (Central Environmental Nursery Trade Show) Marketplace
Oklahoma Music Teachers Association Annual Conference
Outdoor Retailer Winter/Summer Market Tradeshow
Pacific Coast Builders Conference (PCBC) Homebuilding Tradeshow
Pacific Northwest Labor History Association (PNLHA) Annual Labor History Conference
Pacific Northwest Library Association (PNLA) Annual Conference
Palace of Mines International Book Fair (FILPM) Mexico
Pop Culture Association of the South
Portland Book Festival
Printemps du livre de Grenoble
Public Library Association (PLA) Conference
Publishers Association of the West (PubWest) Conference
Puls’Art Le Mans Manifestation internationale d’Art contemporain
Quais du Polar
Readercon Annual Conference
Reading Recovery Council of North America (RRCNA) Annual Conference
Religious Book Trade Exhibit (RBTE) Tradeshow
Renaissance Society of America (RSA) Annual Conference
Rendez-vous de l’histoire (Blois)
Retail Print Music Dealers Association (RPMDA) Annual Convention
Rio de Janeiro International Book Fair (biennial)
Rocky Mountain Antiquarian Booksellers Association (RMABA) Book and Paper Fair
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA) Convention
Salon du livre du Mans
Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse Seine-Saint-Denis
Salon du livre gourmand de Périgueux
Salon du Polar (Montigny-lès-Cormeilles, France)
Salon Européen de l’Éducation
Salon international de la Poésie en Pays de George Sand
Salon international du livre d’Abidjan
Salon Livre Paris
Salon Marjolaine (Paris)
School Libraries Group (SLG) conference (UK)
Science Fiction Research Association (SFRA) Eaton Science Fiction Conference
Seattle Gift Show
Seoul International Book Fair
Shanghai International Children's Book Fair
Sharjah International Book Fair
Small Press Expo (SPX)
Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) Annual Meeting
Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing (SHARP) Annual Meeting
Society of American Travel Writers (SATW) Annual Convention
Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) Annual Meeting
Society of Environmental Journalists (SEJ) Annual convention
Society of Illustrators MoCCA (Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art) Fest
Southern Conference on Language Teaching Annual Conference
Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA) Tradeshow
Staff Development for Educators (SDE) National Conferences
Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE)
Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) International Convention
Texas Computer Education Association
Texas Library Association Annual Conference
Texas Music Teachers Association Annual Convention
Thessaloniki International Book Fair
Tokyo International Book Fair
Tokyo International Comic Festival
Transworld Halloween and Attractions show
Tunis International Book Fair
Turin International Book Fair
Typo International Design Talks
Utopiales Nantes International Science-Fiction Festival
Venice Biennale
Vilnius Book Fair / Baltic Book Fair
Voix de la Méditerranée, Festival de poésie
Warsaw International Book Fair
Washington Library Media Association Conference
Western History Association Annual Conference
Women Writing the West Conference
Workforce Council Workforce Innovation Conference
World Association of Newspapers and Newspaper Publishers (WAN-IFRA) World Publishing Expo (IFRA Expo & Conference)
World Association of Women Entrepreneur Congress (FCEM)
World Bridge Federation (WBF) World Championships
World Cookbook Fair
World Education Market
World Fantasy Convention
World Science Fiction Society (WSFS) Convention (Worldcon)
World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses (WOCN) Society Annual Conference
Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) Young Adult Literature Symposium
Youth Library Group (YLG) National Conference (UK)