2021 NCA Annual Conference & Expo

NCA’s 2021 Conference & Expo, will be hosted at the Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa in Birmingham, AL, October 5-7, 2021. This premier US candle industry event is packed with opportunities to enhance your industry knowledge and make valuable connections.

Why Attend

  • Hear from industry experts
  • Walk our expo floor, showcasing over 50 candle industry suppliers of wax, fragrance, wicks, colors, containers, packaging and more.
  • Participate in our 11th Annual Golf Tournament
  • Gain access to the ASTM Annual Meeting
  • Take advantage of in-person networking opportunities with like-minded individuals


2021 Registration Category Advance Onsite
Member   $695.00 $795.00
Non-Member   $1,300.00 $1,500.00
Companion (accompanied by Member or Non-Member)   $150.00 $250.00
Expo Only Member $250.00 $300.00
Expo Only Non-Member $375.00 $425.00

Schedule Highlights

Monday, October 4

  • Board Meeting (invite only)

Tuesday, October 5

  • Golf Tournament at Ross Bridge Golf Course
  • Registration
  • Committee Meetings
  • Newcomers Reception
  • Welcome Reception

Wednesday, October 6

  • Networking Breakfast
  • Committee Meetings
  • Expo Hall Opens
  • Lunch on the Expo Floor
  • Expo Reception

Thursday, October 7

  • Breakfast
  • ASTM Annual Meeting
  • Annual Business Meeting
  • Sponsored Lunch
  • Consumer and Fragrance Trends presented by Symrise ~ Keri Moliterno
  • How to Select a Wax for Premium Candle Applications presented by The International Group, Inc. (IGI)‎
  • Keynote Session by Rob Harrington – Candles and Health: The Media vs Science
  • Closing Reception

Contact NCA’s Michelle Hall at [email protected] if you have questions.