Industry Supported Sessions

Industry supported sessions held during Annual Meeting provide companies with a unique opportunity to enhance visibility and reach to a highly targeted yet diverse group of rheumatologists and rheumatology health professionals from around the world.

Innovation Theater

The Innovation Theater, located within the exhibit hall, offers seating for 300 attendees. This venue delivers an exceptional setting to showcase your products and services to attendees.

Innovation Theater is sold out. If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please submit an online application and you will be notified if a slot becomes available.

October 21

Theater A - sold out
10:30 – 11:15 AM
12:30 – 1:15 PM
2:30 – 3:15 PM

Theater B - sold out
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM
1:30 PM – 2:15 PM
3:30 PM – 4:15 PM

October 22

Theater A- sold out
10:30 – 11:15 AM
12:30 – 1:15 PM
2:30 – 3:15 PM

Theater B - sold out
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM
1:30 PM – 2:15 PM
3:30 PM – 4:15 PM

October 23

Theater A - sold out
10:30 – 11:15 AM
12:30 – 1:15 PM

Theater B - sold out
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM
1:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Innovation Theater Sponsor Benefits - $40,000

  • Outstanding venue to market your products or services during a forty-five minute presentation
  • 150 tickets for the sponsor to hand out prior to the presentation
  • Innovation Theater presentation listings on signage in the exhibit hall, ACR website, meeting app, and Session Tracker Plus
  • Complimentary light refreshments and snacks adjacent to the Innovation Theater provided by the ACR. Morning and afternoon sessions will have light refreshments; the 11:30 AM and 12:30 PM sessions will include a boxed lunch.
  • Two complimentary lead retrieval units for use during the sessions
  • Complimentary audio/visual equipment, which includes: two microphones, LCD projector, and screen

Innovation Theater Upgrade - $10,000

Enhance your Innovation Theater presentation by upgrading your package to include:

  • A recording of your sessions
  • The ability to live-stream your session directly into your booth

For additional information, including available presentation times, please download the Innovation Theater Guidelines.

Apply for Innovation Theater

Industry-Supported Symposia

Industry-Supported Symposia offer companies the opportunity to provide valuable education to meeting attendees during the ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting.

The ACR has designated the following dates and times for Industry-Supported Symposia at the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting.

  • October 21 after 6:30 PM (Corporate Roundtable Donors only)
  • October 22 after 6:30 PM (Corporate Roundtable Donors only)
  • (NEW) October 23 after 6:30 PM (Exhibitors only)
  • October 24 after 1:00 PM

The deadline to submit a proposal is June 1. For additional information, please download the Industry-Supported Symposia Guidelines.

Submit Proposal