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2017 Self Storage Expo, Conference and Trade Show @ Columbia

  • 27 Sep 2017
  • 12:00 PM
  • 28 Sep 2017
  • 4:00 PM
  • 924 Senate St, Columbia, SC 29201

Registration

  • FULL CONFERENCE (includes all sessions, Awards dinner, meals, expo) - All member pricing has been extended to Members of Georgia and North Carolina Self Storage Associations!
  • FULL CONFERENCE (includes all sessions, Awards dinner, meals, expo)
  • TRADESHOW ONLY THURSDAY (includes Cocktail Reception) - All members pricing has been extended to Members of Georgia and North Carolina Self Storage Association!
  • TRADESHOW ONLY THURSDAY (includes Cocktail Reception) - All member pricing has been extended to Members of Georgia and North Carolina Self Storage Associations!
  • FULL CONFERENCE (includes all sessions, Awards dinner, meals, expo)
  • TRADESHOW ONLY THURSDAY (includes Awards dinner)
  • FULL CONFERENCE (includes all sessions, Awards dinner, meals, expo)
  • TRADESHOW ONLY THURSDAY (includes Awards dinner)
  • This option is for those that ONLY wish to attend the special session. ALL THOSE that wish to ATTEND the Expo are able to register for the Expo and the Special Session on the second page of the registration form. Please select your registration option FIRST and then add the Special Session.
  • Includes one 6' draped table in the Expo Hall & one Full Registration. Power Included, notify us at least thirty (30) days prior to the event, in writing, if power is needed. You MUST send over logo's and you MUST insert your company bio below or you may not be listed in the program.
    1 ticket to all Meals and 2 Drink Tickets Included and 1 extra Trade Show ONLY Badge.

Early Bird Discounts End September 10th! Book your Room now to get the Best Rate!

South Carolina has extended our member pricing to members of neighboring state self-storage associations!

South Carolina Convention & Expo
September 27th-28th, 2017

Hilton Columbia Center Hotel
CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR ROOM
Address: 924 Senate St, Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 744-7800 Use the code "C-SSA"to reserve your room
(Self Parking Available $12 per day - Valet $22 per day)

Catering by Ruth Chris Steakhouse!

SCHEDULE

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

  • 12:30pm-8:00pm Registration Opens
  • 1:00pm-4:00pm  Owner/Operator Session - TBA - Additional Registration Required
  • 1:00pm-4:00pm  Manager Session - Self Storage 101 with BOB COPPER - Additional Registration Required
    • 3:00pm Exhibitor Set-Up Begins Ballroom
    • 4:15pm - 5:30pm Educational Session #1 - Keynote Speaker - Brad Minsley with 10 Federal Storage Sponsored by NOW!
    • 6:00pm Welcoming and Opening Ceremonies from the President - William Crawford, SSASC President
      • Introduce the Directors and Sponsors
      • 6:45pm Awards Ceremony - SSASC President’s Awards
    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm Cocktail Reception held in Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by NOW!

    Thursday, September 28th, 2017

    • 7:30am - 8:45am Breakfast - Sponsored by NOW!
    • 8:00am - 8:30am  Annual Meeting SSASC 
    • 8:45am - 9:45am Round Table Discussions - Sponsored by NOW!
    • 10:00am - 11:00am Educational Session #2 - Around the World of Self Storage - Industry Update - Sponsored by NOW!
      • 11:15am-1:00pm Vendor Hall Opens

      • 12:00pm - Lunch is served - Sponsored by NOW!
      • 1:15pm - 2:00pm Round Table Discussions Sponsored by NOW!
      • 2:15pm - 3:15pm Educational Session #3 - Marcus & Millichap, Gorman Team: 2017 Carolinas Rent Survey - Sponsored by NOW!
      • 3:30pm - 5:00pm Educational Session #4 - Scott Zucker, Weissman Zucker Euster Morochnik P.C. - Legal Update / Q&A - Sponsored by NOW!
      • 5:00pm Convention & Expo Adjourned
      ***All Meals and Drinks require tickets - Trade Show Only Passes do not include ANY meals or Drinks***
        We also offer extra tickets to the Cocktail Reception 

        Program:

        • Keynote Address 
        • Marketing & Management Metrics 
        • Automated Self Storage with Brad Minsley
        • Legal Update/Q&A—Scott Zucker, Renown Self Storage Attorney
        • 2 Day Exhibit Hall
        • Concurrent Roundtable Discussions
        • Industry update, locally and nationally
        • Awards Presentation at the Cocktail Reception
        • SSASC Annual Meetings

        The Self Storage Association of South Carolina is pleased to announce the Annual Convention & Exposition to be held September 27th-28th in Columbia, SC. This year’s convention is packed with information designed to help you succeed in your self storage business. We have aligned leading industry speakers, round table discussions covering hot issues and social events designed to help you network with peers and vendors who are also committed to furthering the needs of South Carolina storage owners, developers, operators and managers.

        Plan now to attend this exciting event in September!


        EXPO Details


        SSASC are proud to call the Hilton Columbia Center Hotel home for our 4th Annual Convention & Expo. Famous Historic Downtown Location on Senate St., walking distance from the Vista and Columbia's finest Restaurants, Shops. Only 22 minutes from Columbia Metropolitan Airport, 3250 Airport Boulevard, West Columbia, SC 29170. Complimentary Airport Transportation.

        We’ve negotiated a special rate of $159 per night at the Hilton Columbia Center Hotel with a limited number of guaranteed rooms, so we urge you to register quickly to secure your space. Complimentary Wi-Fi in your room is included. To register, please visit our unique website.

        Hilton Columbia Center Hotel
        Address: 924 Senate St, Columbia, SC 29201
        Phone: (803) 744-7800


        (Self Parking Available $12 per day - Valet $22 per day)



        Alternate Hotel Options:

        • Hampton Inn by Hilton Columbia Downtown Historic District  
          Address: 822 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201
          Phone:(803) 231-2000



        Registration Options

        Full Conference includes all sessions, roundtables, expo, meals and awards ceremony.

        Tradeshow only includes access to the exhibit floor on Wednesday, and the awards reception and ceremony.

        Awards Reception - Don’t miss this memorable event as South Carolina presents their annual President’s Awards as well, so it will be an evening to salute those achieving excellence in their field of self storage. Business attire requested. Awards ceremony sponsored by

        Exhibitors include nearly 40 companies in the Expo Hall:

        • Access Control Technologies, LLC
        • Argus Self Storage Sales Network
        • Bader Insurance Company
        • Bellomy & Co
        • Betco Buildings
        • CallPotential
        • Duro-Last Roofing, Inc
        • EZ Storage Solutions
        • Forerunner Insurance Group
        • Hannah Solar
        • Janus International
        • Lindsey Self Storage Group
        • Live Oak Bank
        • Marcus & Millichap Gorman Group
        • Marcus & Millichap Hatcher Group
        • Midcoast Properties
        • NAI Earle Furman
        • Ponderosa Insurance Agency, LLC
        • PTI Security Systems
        • RMR Development,LLC
        • SBOA
        • Select Merchant Solutions
        • Sitelink
        • Southeast Management Company
        • Storage Development
        • Storage Structures
        • Store Local
        • storEDGE
        • StorSmart Insurance
        • The Peoples Agency, Insurance Services
        • U-Haul Affiliate Program
        • U-Haul Dealer Network
        • US Energy Solutions
        • And Many More!

        Register for the Event HERE


        Reception on Exhibit Floor

        Visit our sold out exhibit floor of premier vendors while enjoying a libation or two compliments of our Sponsors.

        Registration Cancellation Policy: Cancellations will be honored prior to September 1, 2017. After that date, guarantees to the hotel must be made and therefore no cancellations can be offered.


        HOTEL AMENITIES AND SERVICES – For more information, visit www.HiltonColumbiaCenter.com

        • Complimentary Wi-Fi internet access in all guest rooms & public areas




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