Mississippi

Headache

Symposium

Working Together to Improve Outcomes for Headache Sufferers

The Mississippi Headache Symposium works hard to create an environment that encourages attendees and sponsors to meet, mingle, and build meaningful connections. Facilitating the development of relationships that continue to thrive beyond the event itself is one of our highest priorities.

Sponsor Opportunities

To learn more about Exhibitor and Sponsor opportunities, click the button below to download our Prospectus, or view it here by clicking the image on the right.

Become a Sponsor

Ready to join us for this groundbreaking event? We can't wait to have you on the team! Click the Pay Online button below to make it official, or—if you prefer to pay by check—click the Pay by Mail button to download the printable prospectus, and follow the instructions for submitting your payment.

We are thrilled to have you on board for the Inaugural Mississippi Headache Symposium, and so grateful for your generous and enthusiastic support.

Our event planning committee has worked hard to ensure a welcoming and convenient experience for all of our valued sponsors and partners. We’ve done our best to address every possible need and provide as many amenities and comforts as possible. If you feel that we’ve missed something, or require additional assistance, please contact us directly using the form and information provided below, and we’ll be happy to assist you.

Venue

The Global Training Institute • Canton, Mississippi

The Headache Symposium is proud to host this inaugural event at Global Training Institute’s state-of-the-art facilities in Canton, MS. GTI is a veteran-owned, small business providing a broad and diverse spectrum of advanced, specialized training. GTI provides world-class curricula to post-graduate Healthcare, Law Enforcement, First Responder, and Military professionals from across the nation.

LOGISTICS AND AMENITIES:

Exhibit Hall

Free wireless internet access will be available in the Exhibit Hall and throughout the venue. All meals and refreshments will be served in the Exhibit Hall, and Sponsors and Exhibitors are welcome and encouraged to enjoy their meals with the attendees. Each booth space will be provided with tables and chairs. Limited Electrical outlets are available on a first-come, first-served basis, with priority given in order of sponsorship level.

Exhibit Hall Floor Map Coming Soon

Shipping Direct to the Venue

Exhibitors who wish to do so may ship their display materials directly to the venue. Shipments must be delivered no earlier than October 15, and shipment pickup must occur no later than 5:00pm, October 19. There are no size or weight restrictions, but exhibitors with extremely large or otherwise atypical shipments are encouraged to contact the event planning committee as soon as possible to verify.

Exhibitors must indicate their assigned booth number in the “care of” field as demonstrated below. Address all shipments to:

Global Training Institute

c/o Headache Symposium: Booth #
152 Watford Pkwy Drive, Suite 203
Canton, MS 39046

EXHIBITOR SCHEDULE

Setup & Teardown

Dismantling must not begin prior to close of Exhibit Hall hours on Thursday, October 18. All materials must be dismantled and removed from the Exhibit Hall by 7:00pm Thursday, October 18th. 

Tuesday, October 16

  • 12:00pm: Exhibit Hall Opens for Setup
  • 8:30pm: Exhibit Hall Closes

Wednesday, October 17

  • 6:00am: Exhibit Hall Opens for Setup
  • 6:30am: Exhibit Hall Opens for Attendees
  • 9:45am: Refreshments Served in Exhibit Hall
  • 12:30pm: Lunch Served in Exhibit Hall
  • 5:30pm: Cocktail Reception in Exhibit Hall
  • 7:00pm: Exhibit Hall Closes

Thursday, October 18

  • 6:00am: Exhibit Hall Opens for Setup
  • 6:30am: Exhibit Hall Opens for Attendees
  • 9:45am: Refreshments Served in Exhibit Hall
  • 12:30pm: Lunch Served in Exhibit Hall
  • 2:00pm: Exhibit Display Teardown Begins
  • 7:00pm: Exhibit Hall Must be Vacated

Travel & Accommodation

Jackson Evers International Airport • JAN

If traveling by air, we recommend that you fly into Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN). The airport is located approximately 30 minutes from the official hotels, and 45 minutes away from the event venue. Both Uber and Lyft services are available from JAN, as are the usual rental car agencies and black car services. 

OFFICIAL EVENT HOTELS

The Headache Symposium has partnered with two elegant and comfortable hotel properties in Ridgeland, MS to provide accommodation at special event rates. Contact either hotel below to directly access reservations within our reserved block.

Hilton Embassy Suites: Jackson North Ridgeland

200 Township Place • Ridgeland, Mississippi, 39157

Springhill Suites by Marriott: Township at Colony Park

121 Southtowne Ave • Ridgeland, MS 39157

Contact the Event Organization Committee

If you require assistance with planning, hotel accommodations, or travel plans, or have any other questions or concerns, please use the contact form below to connect with our Symposium Organizing Committee. 

Christina Treppendahl​ (President)

601.594.1319

Ricki Garrett (Coordinator)

601.940.6383

Meghan Garner (Digital Management)

601.812.5440