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Cleveland Will Rock!
See you June 26-29th, 2018

Networking Events

 Welcome Reception

  Tuesday, June 26th | 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. | Global Center Atrium
Sponsored by: Avalanche, Greenius, Pro-Tech, SynaTek Solutions, WeatherWorks, and Winter Equipment

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Another year has come and gone, so don’t miss out on the opportunity to reconnect with old friends - and make new ones - before the show begins!

Join us for hors d'ouvres, drinks and entertainment in the Global Center Atrium which is connected to the Huntington Convention Center and Hilton Cleveland Downtown.

All full registrants are welcome to attend. 

Networking Event 

Wednesday, June 27th | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. | Convention Center, Concourse
Sponsored by: The Aspire Software Company

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Grab a beverage and reconnect with fellow attendees at the end of the day to talk shop and share what you’ve learned. Wednesday evening is open for attendees to explore the area, and take advantage of local restaurants, nightlife, shopping and more around Cleveland. Gather with other attendees at this event to decide where the night will take you.

CSP & ASM Reception

Thursday, June 28th | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. | SIMA Booth
Sponsored by: Caterpillar Inc.

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When the trade show floor closes, CSP and ASM professionals are invited to stick around for a private reception held at SIMA's booth. This is a great time to meet other individuals who have worked rigorously to advance their careers and professionalism.

Invitation Only

Snow & Ice Industry Awards Night

 Thursday, June 28th | 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. | Hilton Cleveland Downtown, Ballroom E
 Sponsored by: Caterpillar Inc.


Congratulate and celebrate with 2018 snow & ice industry award winners. Join us as we recognize the CEO of the Year, Safety Award winners, Excellence in Business winner(s), Volunteer of the Year, Philanthropic Leader of the Year, the Alan Steiman Scholarship recipient and more!

The night will begin with cocktails, followed by a three-course dinner and awards presentation.

Tickets: $80 each

Closing Event

 Friday, June 29th | 6:30 - 10:30 p.m. | Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Sponsored by: Caterpillar Inc.

Closing Event

You’ll work hard all week learning, networking and shopping on the trade show floor. On Friday, it’s finally time to rock! SIMA has rented the entire Rock & Roll Hall of Fame for our attendees. This is a closing event you do NOT want to miss! Weather permitting, dinner will be served on the Rock Hall plaza from their dedicated food trucks. Bars will be set up and there will be live music from the seasonal stage. Attendees will also have full access to explore the famous Rock Hall, featuring memorabilia and special exhibits. We highly encourage you to partake in the Power of Rock Experience. The adrenaline-fueled show captures the excitement of a Rock Hall induction night and gives fans a front row seat to the greatest live performances from the Rock Hall vault. 

Tickets: $100 each


2018 Symposium Sponsors

Thank you to all of our 2018 Symposium Sponsors!


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