C3X 2018 Conference & Expo
October 14-17, 2018 | Orlando, Florida


C3X 2018 Annual
Conference & Expo

The pinnacle event for the campus auxiliary services industry.

Hosted annually, C3X convenes leaders from more than 700 higher education institutions and nearly 200 NACAS Business Partners to showcase the most inclusive and modern perspective of how auxiliary services enrich the campus experience. We invite you to connect with other strategic leaders and benefit from the must-attend event of high-level learning, idea generation, collaboration, and relationship building.


Nurture your vision for how to best cultivate student experiences.

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Discover and share innovative approaches that foster healthy
campus commerce.

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Connect and partner with the right campus leaders and
business partners.

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Artful, signature moments brought to you by passionate keynotes.

These packed-house general sessions unite hundreds of attendees under one roof to hear unforgettable stories that emotionally touch and professionally inspire all who listen. Content shared in C3X keynotes is the fuel that ignites on-site collaboration and the glue that bonds attendees – helping to foster priceless, lifelong peer-to-peer relationships.


Over 80 educational sessions built for you.

Our educational sessions are the backbone of our conference. C3X educational sessions are thoughtfully developed to deliver a broad perspective on the power of progressive, effective, and indispensable campus service solutions. Breakout options focus on all auxiliary service areas, from bookstores to parking to childcare and everything in between. Hear original ideas from industry colleagues, discover new trends from NACAS Business Partners, and find out what did and did not work on other campuses.


Where campus commerce is born.

C3X is the premier destination where higher education institutions and Business Partners collaborate to develop meaningful campus solutions. Whether you are showcasing a product or service, or you are looking for new solutions to activate your vision for campus transformation, this is where the higher education industry moves forward.


Design your own experience

View a day-by-day schedule to map out your personalized C3X experience.

Special Events

Explore the selection of special programs.

Discover the interactive features and special events that C3X delivers to produce the campus auxiliary service industry’s can’t-miss conference and expo.


Rosen Shingle Creek’s profound dedication to outstanding service is what makes it unique in the tourist capital of the world.

Rising above the horizon stands Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel, a sight welcoming you to experience the personal touch of an independent, full service, luxury hotel with all the amenities you expect. The location is prime—on Universal Boulevard, east of the Orange County Convention Center North/South expansion, and 10 minutes from the Orlando International Airport. Rosen Shingle Creek’s third and best-known quality creates the perfect trifecta—award-wining customer service.

Future Events

Put these future conference dates on your calendar!

Phoenix, AZ
Sheraton Grand Phoenix Hotel and Convention Center
November 3-6, 2019

Anaheim, CA
Hilton and Anaheim Convention Center
November 8-11, 2020

Registration Fees at a Glance

Attendee Type

Business Partner
Business Attendee

Early Bird (7/13)


Advanced (8/31)


Standard (10/17)