Contests for the 2017 Annual Meeting
Passport to Prizes
Want an easy way to get free registration and hotel accommodations for an upcoming AAST Annual Meeting?!? Two lucky winners will get the opportunity to experience the AAST Annual Meeting for free!
All you have to do is visit the exhibit hall and get your passport card stamped by the exhibitors! Cards are included in your welcome package, but can also be picked up in front of the exhibit hall. Just fill out the contact information on your passport card have it stamped by participating exhibitors, and turn your card in at the marked area!
This grand prize includes: One 2018 or 2019 Annual Meeting Registration, four nights hotel accommodations, and an extra banquet ticket or lunch/pre-session package!
Note: Spouse/Guest registrants are not eligible to win. Medical Students and Residents are not eligible for the Grand Prize.
Twitter Hunt 2017—exclusively for Medical Students, Residents, and In-Training Fellows
Win an Apple Sports Watch!
All registered medical students, residents, and in-training fellows are eligible to win one (1) of two (2) Apple Watches by participating in the AAST Twitter Hunt!
All you have to do is complete all six tasks on the flyer (flyers can also be found at the info table) by Friday, September 15, 2017!
How It Works:
1. Take a picture with the Selfie Sticks located throughout the foyer area
2. Upload it to: Facebook (1 entry only), Twitter (2 entries), or Instagram (4 entries)
3. Include #AAST2017 with your photo
And you’re done! The drawing for the Selfie Contest will be held on Friday, September 15th after noon.
Prizes: 1/10 $15 Apple or Amazon Gift Card. Prizes will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis.
NEW Contest for Members Only! Find our Executive Director!
Have you seen Sharon? Neither have we! And we need your help to find her!
In order to help, whenever you see AAST’s Executive Director Sharon Gautschy stop and take a photo with her, tweet the photo and use the hashtag #IfoundtheED! to @traumadoctors.
Prize: DUES for 2018 *First year members are still required to pay $300 initiation fee
We Need Your Help! Best Of Contest!
At the Annual Meeting, attendees will be selecting the Best of Exhibitors.
Exhibitors will compete in various categories including best product, technology, service, and more!
In order to participate,
1. Locate the Best of Cards at exhibitor booths
2. As you visit the exhibitors, select who has the best of in each category.
3. Turn in the card at the AAST Information Desk.
4. Take home an AAST logo item for each card you turn in!
*Only exhibitors in the exhibit hall are eligible
Prize: Eligible for up to three prizes! Visit the Info Desk to choose.
New Contest for All Attendees! App Prizes!
The in-app game experience is a great way to learn how to use the AAST Annual Meeting app in a short period of time and discover new networking opportunities. You'll earn points for exploring the app and earning achievements.
AND you can even opt in to compete on the leaderboard against other attendees! You never know who will be right on your heels. Everyone wins by playing, but only a few earn the right to be in top place on the leaderboard.
- The game is accessible immediately, and can be played at any time.
- The leaderboard competition ends when the Annual Meeting ends
- Everyone can play. Just download the app and start exploring.
- Be a good sport. We want you to engage with the app, event, and other attendees, not spam people. Bad behavior can get you banned from the leaderboard.