Tabletop Exhibit Space Application & Contract
ACWA 2012 Regulatory Summit August 15, 2012
Doubletree by Hilton, Rohnert Park, California
Office Use Only – RS12
Tabletop space is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis, as complete applications and payment are
received. Space is limited to 10 tabletops.
Advantage Pricing $250, Standard Pricing $500 for each table top display (15)
Fee includes Regulatory Summit registration for 1 person from exhibiting company.
TOTAL AMOUNT ENCLOSED: $_____________________ Note: Full amount must accompany application.
– Event Web Site Listing –
(fill out information exactly as you wish it to appear in your on-line company listing)
City: State: Zip:
Name/Title of Contact Person Onsite:
(This person will be registered for Regulatory Summit)
Onsite Contact’s E-mail:
Company Description (limited to 25 words, longer descriptions will be edited):
- Billing Information/ Key Contact Info -
City: State: Zip:
Name/Title of Tabletop Exhibit Coordinator/Key Contact:
E-mail address of Tabletop Exhibit Coordinator/Key Contact:
(All future correspondence will be sent to the contact person and email address listed above.)
Please indicate which best describes your organization:
Accountants Architecture Association Attorneys Banking/Finance
Billing/Mailing Services Computer/Software Services Diving
Energy Consultant/Supplier Engineering Environmental Consultant/Planning
Government Insurance Broker/Carrier Laboratory Landscape Architecture
Lobby Group Management Consultant Manufacturer Public Relations
Real Estate/Property Management Security Consultant Solar Engineering
Water Treatment Well Rehab/Drilling
I accept the terms and conditions of the tabletop exhibit rules and regulations accompanying this contract.
(Signed copy of Tabletop Exhibit Rules and Regulations must be returned with this contract.)
Be sure you have completed all sections and signed this form as well as the “Tabletop Exhibit Rules &
Regulations” agreement before submitting to ACWA. ACWA will accept exhibit applications until August 3, 2012
or until exhibit hall sells out. Please make you check payable to ACWA, or complete the credit card
Mail or fax to:
Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA)
910 K Street, Suite 200 Sacramento, CA 95812-2408
Phone: 916.441.4545 Toll free: 888.666.2292
Please charge my credit card:
Tabletop Rental: $______________
Credit Card #:________/________/________/________
Name on Credit Card:______________________________________________________
An e-mail with information regarding how to register tabletop personnel, reserve hotel rooms, etc… will be
sent to you after your exhibit application is received and processed.
Tabletop Exhibit Rules & Regulations
Show Management: The words “Show Management” as used herein shall mean the Board of Directors of the Association of California Water Agencies. In
the enforcement and interpretation of the following rules and regulations, the decision of the Board of Directors is final.
Eligible Exhibits: The Show Management reserves the right to determine the eligibility of any company or product for inclusion in the 2012 Regulatory
Summit and reserves the right to reject, evict, or prohibit any tabletop exhibit in whole or in part, or any exhibitor, or his/her representatives, with or without
Refunds: ACWA will refund 50 percent (50%) of the amount paid for booth space if written cancellation is received prior to Aug. 3, 2012. Space assigned
shall be deemed acceptable. Failure to provide written cancellation before Aug. 3, 2012, or failure to appear at the conference, relieves ACWA of any
obligation to refund.
Aisle Space: All aisle space is under control of the Show Management and must not be used in any way for tabletop exhibit space.
Nonliability: The exhibitor agrees to make no claim for any reason whatsoever against the Association of California Water Agencies and other contractors for
loss, theft, damage or destruction of goods, nor for any injury to him/herself or employees; nor for any damage of any nature or character, including any
damage to his/her business by reason of failure to provide space for the exhibit, or the removal of the exhibit; nor for failure to hold the conference as
scheduled; nor for any action of any nature of the Association of California Water Agencies, or its members, officers, committees, agents or employees. The
exhibitor further agrees to indemnify and defend the Association of California Water Agencies against any claim arising out of the display of a product or
service at the event in question.
Damage Liability: Exhibitors are liable for any damage caused to building floor, tabletop, walls, columns, or to standard equipment or other decorator
Unoccupied Space: The Show Management reserves the right, should any rented exhibitor space remain unoccupied on the opening day, to rent paid space to
another exhibitor, or use paid space for such purpose as it may see fit without liability on its part.
Relocation of Exhibits: The Show Management reserves the right to alter locations of exhibits if deemed advisable and in the best interest of the event.
Booth Assignment: No exhibitor will assign, sublet, or share the space assigned.
Fire, Safety and Health: The exhibitor agrees to accept full responsibility for compliance with local, city and state Fire, Safety and Health Ordinances
regarding the installation and operation of equipment. All exhibit materials and equipment must be reasonably located within the booth and protected by
safety guards and devices where necessary to prevent personal accidents to spectators.
Decorations: In order to conform to local fire ordinances, as well as the National Board of Fire Underwriters, all decorative materials must be fire resistant
and meet with standards established by the Fire Marshal’s Office.
Music: No exhibitor may play music of any kind. Any fines the Show Management incurs as a result of an exhibitor playing music will be paid by the
Decoration Standards: No combustible decorations, such as crepe paper, tissue paper, cardboard, corrugated paper, shall be used at any time. All packing
containers, excelsior and wrapping paper should be removed from the floor and must not be stored under tables. All muslin, velvet, silken or any other cloth
decorations must stand a flameproof test as prescribed by fire ordinances.
Cancellation of Show: Should the event be cancelled, postponed or abandoned due to fire, strikes, weather or other uncontrollable circumstances before the
opening date, this contract will not be binding and exhibitors will receive refunds.
Interpretation and Amendment: The exhibit coordinator has full power to interpret or amend these rules. The exhibit coordinator promises full cooperation
for a successful show and will be pleased to work with the exhibitors toward this end.
Unions: Many services in connection with displays are often under local union jurisdiction. Exhibitors must agree to comply with all applicable union
requirements and must accept responsibility for making their own arrangements in this regard.
Endorsement: The Association of California Water Agencies does not in any way imply endorsement of any product or service of any exhibitor by entering
into the exhibitor contract.
I have read the above contract and agree to abide by the terms specified herein.
These regulations become a part of the contract between the exhibitor and the Association of California Water Agencies. The Show Management respectfully asks
the full cooperation of the exhibitors in their observance. All points not covered are subject to the decision of the Show Management.
APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED OR SPACE RESERVED, UNLESS ACCOMPANIED BY THIS SIGNED AGREEMENT