About

It's Goin Down In H-Town

The American Advertising Federation’s most dynamic district is coming to the nation’s most diverse city.

Join Advertising professionals, educators and students from across Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana for Advent10n - the annual conference for the American Advertising Federation, April 20 - 24, 2022. Mix and mingle with Advertising and Marketing professionals involved at the top levels of the industry, along with the best and brightest students from close to 20 colleges and universities competing to enter the profession.

District National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) - April 20th - 22nd

  • 8 Schools

  • 2 Winners move on to national

  • Student Career Fair

Professionals experience 4 exciting Keynote Speakers and 14 Breakout Sessions on 3 tracks - April 21st - 23rd

  • Creativity

  • Innovation

  • Community

 

PLUS - 2 BIG PARTIES and all of the eclectic art, culture and culinary talent that Houston has to offer.

 

It’s all going down in H-Town Wednesday April 20th through Saturday April 23rd. Don’t Miss out!

Location and Pricing

The Hilton Houston Plaza / Medical Center

Located in the Heart of Houston, withing walking distance to delicious restaurants and fabulous shopping in Rice Village and a quick light rail ride to the famous Museum District.

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Registration Pricing

Professionals - $399

Ad 2 Member - $350

Saturday Only - $199

Evening of Excellence Guest - $175

Keynote Speakers

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Steve Pacheco 
American Advertising Federation
President & CEO

 Friday Welcome Breakfast 

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Shawnae Corbett-Rice
Warner Records

VP of Marketing

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Alex López-Negrete
and Team Hounanimous
López Negrete Communications President & CEO

 Friday Lunch Keynote 

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Leigh Henderson
HR Manifesto
Founder / TikTok Content Creator

 Saturday Lunch Keynote 

 Saturday Breakfast Keynote