Cinemacon 2020 Starts In

Online registration closes at 12:00 noon pacific, 25 March 2020. Rates are in US Dollars and will be charged accordingly.

The best rate is afforded those who are members. CinemaCon, NATO and its partner associations (ICTA and NAC) depend on membership to continue the year-round work of supporting exhibition worldwide. We urge everyone to join their respective trade association prior to registering to reap immediate member benefits, including savings on CinemaCon registration fees.

All registrations will be verified and adjusted as appropriate to align with the membership types described below. If you are unsure of your rate eligibility, please verify your status with the appropriate member organization prior to registering.

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By 25 March 2020 International Package Domestic Package Trade Show & Seminars Trade Show Pass
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International Day Programming (Monday) cinemacon_icon
(National NATO, ICTA or NAC)
$1,220 $1,075 $625 $525
(Industry Affiliates, Association-Ineligible)
$1,470 $1,325 $735 $620
Association Eligible Non-Member $1,620 $1,475 $800 $675
On Site Add $200 to all rates above

Member (National NATO, ICTA and NAC) – Members must be in good standing. Regional NATO association members and those ICTA and NAC members representing theatre/cinema circuits or operators must also be members of NATIONAL NATO in order to receive reduced member rates.

Non-Member – Industry affiliates and companies who are not eligible for membership in NATO, ICTA or NAC (i.e. Distributors, Producers/Filmmakers, Print/Online/Broadcast Media, Financial Institutions, Advertising, Publicity Companies and similar)

Association Eligible Non-Member – Any company eligible for membership in NATO, ICTA or NAC that hasn’t joined or doesn’t hold an active membership.

Package Descriptions

International Package – Geared specifically to those industry professionals in the International Market—Includes ALL scheduled and sponsored CinemaCon events and functions included in the Domestic Package PLUS all programming and sponsored events associated with International Day on Monday, 30th March (Programming begins at approximately 8:00 am and runs through Thursday evening, 2nd April). For those interested in INTERNATIONAL markets, this is your Best Value!

Domestic Package – Includes all scheduled and sponsored CinemaCon Events—studio presentations and screenings, seminars, trade show, food functions and of course, the Big Screen Achievement Awards Ceremony and After Party. (Official CinemaCon Programming is scheduled to begin at approximately 3:00 pm on Monday, 30th March and runs through Thursday evening, 2nd April). For those interested in DOMESTIC industry topics, this is your Best Value!

Trade Show and Seminar Package – Gains admittance to officially scheduled CinemaCon seminars and the Trade Show. Screenings and sponsored food events are NOT included.

Trade Show Pass / Trade Show Exhibitor / Guest – Permits access to the CinemaCon Trade Show ONLY. Screenings, sponsored events and seminars are NOT included.

Group Discount

Organizations purchasing 10 or more International or Domestic packages may contact David Binet at NATO for assistance regarding special rates, payment terms and group pickups. Contact David at Group discounts are based on the final number of paid International and Domestic packages and will be adjusted as appropriate post show.

Online Registration and Payment

On-line registration closes 11:59pm PDT on Wednesday, 25 March 2020. Payment must be submitted with registration via Visa, MasterCard or American Express. All financial transactions will be processed in US dollars at the current rate of exchange.

Paying by Check or Wire Transfer

To pay by check or wire transfer, submit a registration form with the actual check or confirmation of wire transfer by Friday, 20 March 2020. Checks must be in US Dollars, drawn on a US bank and should be made payable to CinemaCon LLC. Instructions for wire transfer payments to CinemaCon can be obtained from Cynthia Schuler at Registrants must pay all bank fees. Forms received without payment will NOT be processed.

Registrations not paid in full by 20 March 2020 may be canceled. Those affected will be required to register on site at the prevailing registration rates.


Registration confirmation will arrive via email within 24 hours of submitting an online registration. If you mail or fax your registration, confirmations will also be distributed via email but will be delayed due to mail and extended processing time. If you do not receive a confirmation email in a timely manner, please notify the Registration Center at

Badges and Required Identification

You will be required to show a current, valid government picture ID (driver’s license, passport, etc) to pick up your badge and other materials. Your badge should be worn at all times and is required for admission to all events.

Substitution and Changes

Substitutions are allowed with the permission of the original registrant. A substitution is a straight transfer of registration credentials with no adjustment to the registration category or payment. If a change to the registration category or payment is required, the original registrant will be canceled with a $100 administrative fee and the new registrant will be processed at the prevailing rate.

Refunds and Cancellations

Registrants who are unable to attend may substitute another person. In the event no substitution can be made, CinemaCon will process a refund minus a $100 processing fee through 2 March. Cancellations received after 2 March, as well as unused registrations or tickets, will not be refunded. CinemaCon will not be responsible for any variances in exchange rates between the original charge and refund.

Submit cancellation requests to the Registration Center by 2 March to

Privacy Policy

By submitting a registration for CinemaCon, you agree you have reviewed and accept the privacy policy for The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) and its subsidiaries – CinemaCon LLC – describing how your personal information will be collected, used and shared.


General questions about CinemaCon programming or NATO should be directed to David Binet at
Registration processing questions should be directed to the Registration Center at