2017 OAAAGeopath National Convention + Expo | May 15-17 | New Orleans

Celebrate the OOH Industry in New Orleans

2017 OAAA\Geopath National Convention + Expo
May 15-17, 2017 | New Orleans, LA

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Perhaps at no other time in its history has the out of home (OOH) industry been so well positioned to grow and evolve in response to changing consumer habits and heightened advertiser expectations.

The OOH industry has entered a golden era as art and science converged, bringing about a period of unparalleled beauty and enlightenment.

Learn how OOH advertising is more of a core media buy than ever before when the industry comes together in New Orleans on May 15 – 17, 2017.

The OAAA\Geopath National Convention + Expo will:


Inspire attendees to recognize the growing potential for OOH to thrive in today’s evolving media landscape and capitalize on this perfect moment.


Prove how OOH, through the power of art + science, will astound audiences, woo consumers, and elevate brands in the years ahead.


Celebrate OOH’s golden era as the industry continues to evolve as a vital part of the Digital Age.

Show Us Your Goods

2017 OBIE Award Finalists have been chosen, and winner will be announced at the awards ceremony on May 16.

Attend the OBIE Awards

2017 Expo

Get details on how to be featured in the one of the top OOH industry expos. Booth registration begins in January.

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Be a Sponsor

Interested in sponsoring this year’s Convention? Contact OAAA for a list of all available sponsorship opportunities.

Contact OAAA

2017 Speakers

A lineup of respected speakers will inform, educate, and inspire the national convention audience.


The national convention serves as a platform to confirm a future vision for the entire OOH community to rally around, provide compelling proof-points, and celebrate the vibrant future of the industry.
Day 1
15 May 2017
Day 2
16 May 2017
Day 3
17 May 2017

Welcome to New Orleans Registration

Sponsored by: Vector Media

Look Out Fashion Show

Sponsored By: Adams+Fairway

Welcome Reception in the Expo

Sponsored By: Adams+Fairway

General Session

Joel Sartore
David Krupp
Tom Goodwin
Kevin Gleason
Nancy Fletcher

General Session Continued

Shane Snow
David Krupp
Kevin Gleason
Kym Frank
David Beebe

Networking Lunch in the Expo

Sponsored By: Circle Graphics

Afternoon Networking Break in the Expo

Sponsored by: Williamson & Associates

Art + Science Exchange Continued

Diane Williams
Jim Spaeth
Sally Dickerson

Tech Talks Continued

Richard Ventura
Mark Kwak
Elina Greenstein
Brady Collings

Geopath Workshop Repeat Program

Gina Stratford
Matthew Martimo
Dylan Mabin
Ryan Kinskey
Scott Fiaschetti

Awards After-Party:
At Mardi Gras World

Sponsored By: Lamar Advertising Company

FOARE-K Run/Walk

Sponsored By: The Allman Family Foundation and David Feldman

General Session

Carlo Ratti
David Krupp
Steven Kotler
Kevin Gleason

General Session Continued

Joel Lunenfeld
David Krupp
Dawn Hudson
Kevin Gleason
Rob Dembitz

Hilton Riverside, New Orleans
2 Poydras Street New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 561-0500

Full Registration

Full Registration Fee beginning Saturday, February 18, 2017
OAAA / Geopath Member $1,480 / person
Advertiser / Agency $ 935 / person
OAAA / Geopath Member Spouse $ 935 / person
Full Exhibitor $1,480 / person
Booth Personnel $ 935 / person
Non-Member $2,825 / person
Non-Member Spouse $1,770 / person
Booth Fee $1,100 / 10’ x 10’ space

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Thank you to our sponsors for their contributions.