Thank you for being an exhibitor or considering exhibiting at the AALL Annual Meeting & Conference July 11-14 in New Orleans. As COVID-19 is impacting all of us as individuals and as organizations, we want to assure you that AALL is closely monitoring the situation. We recognize that the coronavirus is a fluid situation with more questions than answers at this point. As of now, the AALL Annual Meeting & Conference is scheduled to take place as planned. As things keep changing very rapidly, AALL is updating its COVID-19 updates and resources page promptly; please visit regularly for the latest information. If you have any questions, please contact AALL Headquarters at 312.939.4764. Be safe and thank you.


The AALL Annual Meeting & Conference is your opportunity to meet face-to-face with more than 1,400 industry leaders—the legal problem solvers—searching for your technologies, products, services, and publications, to support their work.


Reach decision makers and influencers at AALL 2020 —our attendees are:

By Job Title

  • 27% Instructional/Reference/Research Librarian
  • 22% Director/Chief Librarian
  • 9% Associate/Deputy/Assistant Director
  • 7% Supervisory Librarian
  • 4% Solo Librarian
  • 7% Technical Services Librarian
  • 4% Public Services Librarian
  • 4% Solo Librarian
  • 3% Acquisitions/Collection Development Librarian
  • 3% Electronic Service Librarian
  • 14% Other (includes Chief Knowledge Officer/Chief Library Officer; Competitive Intelligence Analyst; Foreign, Comparative, and International Librarian; Government Documents/Legislative Librarian; Library Assistant/Paraprofessional)

By Law Library Type

  • 48% Academic
  • 26% Law Firm
  • 20% Government
  • 1% Private/Corporate
  • 5% Other (Association, Consortium, Consultant, Public, Self-Employed)

Overall, 88% of the AALL Annual Meeting attendees play a role in the purchase of products/services exhibited.

67% of attendees found new companies to do business with as a result of their time in the Exhibit Hall.

85% of attendees serve 190 patrons or more.


AALL plans popular events and feature areas to generate traffic throughout the Exhibit Hall.

AALL Member Services Pavilion & Activities Area

Always the place to be, the Pavilion is the destination for knowledge, networking, and everything AALL. AALL staff and the Executive Board assist members in maximizing their membership and conference experiences. Launched in 2016, the Activities Area features display boards about AALL committees, special interest sections, caucuses, and chapters for members looking to learn more about getting involved.

Poster Sessions

A popular draw since 2011, Poster Sessions offer attendees the opportunity to showcase their research during the conference and discuss their findings with attendees during the presentation period.

Exhibitor Showcases

The highly successful Exhibitor Showcases allow exhibitors to present their latest technologies to attendees that is scheduled in meeting room space that will allow up to an hour of education and product presentation. Running throughout each exhibit day, the sessions are an important jumping-off point for attendees desiring a first look at technology from the range of exhibitors.

No-Conflict Exhibit Hall Times

Over six-and-a-half hours of no-conflict Exhibit Hall time—featuring complimentary food and beverage (one reception, one lunch, and three breaks)—builds traffic and encourages interaction with exhibitors.

Exhibit Hall Only Passes

The price of a conference registration is not a barrier to visiting the Exhibit Hall; for $49 anyone may register for an Exhibit Hall only pass. Exhibitors also use these to invite local customers who may not be able to attend the entire conference.


Attendees are seeking your products and services:

  • Legal Research Platforms 81%
  • Online Legal and Non-Legal Information Services 61%
  • Artificial Intelligence Technologies 50%
  • Electronic Resource Management 48%
  • Subject-Specific Electronic Resources 49%
  • Legal Publishing 50%
  • Books 45%
  • eBooks 42%
  • Business Research/Resources 42%
  • Education/Training/CLE 36%
  • Integrated Library Systems/OPACs 37%
  • Law Practice Technology Solutions 31%
  • Library Space/Design 34%
  • News Aggregators 35%
  • Competitive Intelligence Solutions 30%
  • Website Design/Development 29%
  • Knowledge Management Solutions 31%
  • Competitive Intelligence Solutions 30%
  • Legal Professional Associations 29%
  • Preservation Resources/Materials 26%
  • Consortia 25%
  • Public Interest Groups 18%
  • Document Delivery Services 18%
  • Periodicals 20%
  • Document Management 15%
  • Law Practice Automation Vendors 15%
  • eDiscovery Solutions 12%
  • Consultants 8%
  • Legal Research Outsource Solutions 10%
  • Security Systems 7%