NMM signature elements:
Participating exhibitors purchase time slots to present clips of or information about their unique products and services to the entire assemblage of attendees. Attendees use Market Mania to identify and prioritize vendors of special interest.
The world's only dedicated event for library media acquisitions and media professionals.
The National Media Market & Conference highlights the best media content and services, and provides professional development to address constantly evolving issues for content acquisition, access, and promotion.
NMM is dedicated to boosting your knowledge and resources in a collegial atmosphere unlike any conference you've ever attended.
Sessions created to meet the specific needs of librarians who manage media in all types of institutions.
NMM Organizational Structure
National Media Market & Conference is a registered nonprofit
501(c)(6). Our board is comprised of librarians from varying types of institutions and representatives from leading media companies such as film distributors and streaming platforms. Board members must be current participants at NMM. Download our bylaws - click here.
A collegial atmosphere unlike any other conference, where professional relationships are started and nurtured over many years. Vendors and attendees break barriers and gain powerful and useful knowledge.
NMM Conference Structure
The National Media Market & Conference convenes in an all-suite hotel rather than a convention center, allowing exhibitors to set up individual preview stations within their suites for on-demand screening and discussions with buyer-attendees.
Exhibitors' suites are clustered together to make it convenient for attendees to meet with exhibitors. A program guide is published prior to the Market to help attendees prioritize and maximize the time they'll spend browsing exhibitors’ offerings.
In addition to film previews, attendees can meet with exhibitors from content platforms for streaming video and other services relevant to media collection at public and educational institutions.