ABOUT THE VENUELOCATED IN downtown Minneapolis
Minneapolis Convention Center
This year's NEA EXPO will be housed in the huge 700,000 square foot Minneapolis Convention Center located in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. It is located one block away from Nicollet Mall near Orchestra Hall. The Minneapolis Convention Center has a quadruple-domed roof and because of its volume can host multiple events on the same day. The Minneapolis Convention Center is also the largest indoor, contiguous, convention center in the Upper Midwest.
The Minneapolis Convention Center (MCC), the largest convention center in the Upper Midwest, has achieved Level One certification to the ASTM Standard pertaining to the Evaluation and Selection of Venues for Environmentally Sustainable Meetings, Events, Trade Shows and Conferences.
The Minneapolis Convention Center (MCC) has the following features:
|Over 100,000 square feet of exhibit space|
|Located near all major airports and Metro|
|Advanced multi-media systems|
|24 hour security in the exhibit hall|
|Internet and telecommunication services, including wireless mobility|
No other convention gives you one-on-one access to over 10,000 NEA attendees representing over 3 million NEA members nationwide.