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IMCAT is GOLFING at the beautiful Moody Gardens Golf Course. Tournament benefits the Russell Owen Memorial Scholarship program. Four-person scramble at 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. Click here for more details and to register individual, team or sponsor.

Registration open for

Nov. 11-14, Moody Gardens Hotel & Convention Center, Galveston 

I.M. 2018, The premier Instructional Materials Event in Texas is returning to Moody Gardens Hotel and Convention Center in Galveston Nov. 11-14 -- IMCAT's 27th Annual Conference.
This is the event for instructional materials coordinators, curriculum staff, technology specialists, business office personnel and warehouse managers.

Click here for a tentative schedule.
WE HEARD YOU: We know money's tight, so we've lowered our Full Registration rate more than 15%. And REMEMBER: TEA has approved the use of Technology and Instructional Allotment for IMCAT's Registration Fee.  
Full Registration for employees of public schools, open enrollment charter schools, ESCs and nonprofit organizations is only $295. Full Registration is your best value as it includes:
  • An optional Pre-Conference Workshop at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. The workshop -- IM 101 - goes through the basics of the Texas instructional materials process so you can be ready for the next three days of learning.
  • Conference luncheons on Monday, Nov. 12, and Tuesday, Nov. 13.

  • Continental breakfasts Monday and Tuesday and a full breakfast Wednesday, Nov. 14
  • Your choice of 64 information-packed breakout sessions that can help you work smarter and maximize your use of Allotment Funds.
  • An Exhibit Hall packed with publishers and suppliers with the latest information and products to help you succeed.
  • Casino Night/Reception sponsored by Follett School Solutions Tuesday evening, Nov. 13.
  • Free time Monday evening to network with peers or vendors. After dinner, drop by the Hotel Lobby for informal hanging out with an eccentric musical group. 

HOTEL INFORMATION: A block of rooms is available at the Moody Gardens Hotel at the IMCAT/State Per Diem Rate of $105/night (single), $132/night (double). Make your reservations by calling 888-388-8484.

Interested in being an exhibitor at IMCAT's Annual Conference? Click here for the exhibitor prospectus.