In-Person Registration Information

Early-Bird Registration Now Open. Deadline is October 1, 2021.

How to register for Annual Session - click here for step-by-step instructions 

In-Person Registration Policy: 
Every attendee must register for the conference to attend a conference function, including sessions, meals, and in-depth sessions. You have the choice of purchasing a full conference, one-day registration, spouse/guest registration and/or individual event tickets.  Please see explanations below on what is included with each registration type.

Full Conference
Includes admission to the Tuesday Welcome Event; Wednesday Regional Meetings and Awards with Lunch; Thursday Lunch, Friday Continental Breakfast; Friday Evening Reception and Awards Banquet; General Sessions, Concurrent Sessions, Poster Sessions, Ignite Presentations, Exhibit Hall, Exhibitor Forum and Wellness Activities. Full Conference registration also include access to on-demand recordings of concurrent sessions, ignite presentations, General Opening Session and Awards Banquet, high resolution images of the Showcase of Excellence poster presentations and discussion forums post-conference. PLEASE NOTE: Full Conference Registration DOES NOT include access to the FCS Program Leaders Meeting. See options below for FCS Program Leaders Meeting Registration.  Full Conference Registration DOES NOT include access to in-depth sessions and pre-conference workshops. These tickets must be purchased separately.  

Early Bird Registration - by October 1, 2021
Member: $425
Non-member: $525
Guest/Spouse: $325
Student Member: $250

Advanced Registration - by October 22, 2021
Member: $475
Non-member: $575
Guest/Spouse: $375
Student Member: $300


Onsite Registration - starting November 2, 2021
Member: $525
Non-member: $625
Spouse/Guest: $425 
Student Member: $350


Single Day Ticket (per day)
Includes admission to all activities on the selected day, except for the Welcome Event and Awards Banquet for which separate tickets may be purchased. Single Day Tickets do not include access to the post-conference on-demand recordings. 

Early Bird Registration - by October 1, 2021
Member: $150
Non-member: $200

Advanced Registration - by October 22, 2021
Member: $200
Non-member: $250

Onsite Registration - starting November 2, 2021
Member: $300
Non-member: $350


FCS Program Leaders Meeting

The target audience for the FCS Program Leaders Meeting are those who serve in a leadership role for Family & Consumer Sciences at the state level; usually FCS Program Leaders and/or FCS State Program Specialists. This meeting is not open to Extension Educators or Extension Agents.

OPTION 1:
The 2-Day FCS Program Leaders Registration includes attendance at the Program Leaders' Meeting on Thursday, November 4 and Friday, November 5, plus breakfast and lunch on both days. This selection does not include the full NEAFCS conference activities or access to post-conference on-demand recordings. See option 2 below for FCS plus conference. 

2-Day Program ONLY Fee
$170

OPTION 2:
If you are interested in attending the FCS Program Leaders Meeting and the full NEAFCS Annual Session, this registration includes all FCS Program Meeting meals plus all NEAFCS educational session and exhibit hall, exhibit forums, showcase of excellence, admission to the Welcome Event Tuesday evening, Wednesday Regional Meeting and Awards Lunch and admission to the Friday President's Reception and Awards Banquet. FCS Full Conference registration also include access to on-demand recordings of concurrent sessions, ignite presentations, General Opening Session and Awards Banquet, high resolution images of the Showcase of Excellence poster presentations and discussion forums post-conference.

Early Bird Registration - by October 1, 2021
Member: $470
Non-member: $570

Advanced Registration - by October 22, 2021
Member: $520
Non-member: $620

Onsite Registration - starting November 2, 2021
Member: $570
Non-member: $670


Pre-Conference Workshops

Click here to view pre-conference workshop details. Workshops will be held on Tuesday, November 2 from 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM. Continental breakfast will begin at 7:30 AM.

Member: $85
Non-member: $100 


In-Depth Sessions 

Click here to view in-depth session details. In-Depth Sessions will be held on Wednesday, November 3 from 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM. 

You MUST be a registered attendee to purchase in-depth session tickets. Tickets may not be purchased for guests, unless the guest is a registered attendee (i.e., full conference, daily, etc.).

Transportation for all offsite in-depth sessions will be provided. 

Each in-depth session has a minimum guarantee and a maximum allowed. If your session does not meet its minimum by September 1, it may be cancelled. If so, we will notify you with alternate options. 

If you are paying by check (rather than pay by credit card online), your spot in the in-depth sessions will NOT be guaranteed until payment is received. 

All In-Depth Sessions will be ticketed events, and you must have a ticket for a specific activity to be admitted. In-depth session tickets will not be sold onsite at the conference. 

OFFSITE In-Depth Tickets: $55
ONSITE In-Depth Tickets: $45


Individual Event Tickets

Reminder: The Single Day Ticket Registration and the 2-Day Program Leaders Meeting Only options do not include tickets for the Tuesday Welcome Event and the Friday Awards Dinner following the President's Reception. 

Welcome Event: $75
Friday Awards Banquet: $115


Registration Policies

Membership:
If you are eligible for membership but not currently a NEAFCS member, you may join now and get the member rate for the Annual Session. A new member application can be found at www.neafcs.org/join-neafcs. Dues, which are $100, are based on a calendar year and not pro-rated. So, please keep in mind that your membership will be valid for the 2021 membership year. Dues are not pro-rated.

Refund Policy
Read this policy carefully. You will be required to agree to the policy before completing your registration.

All cancellations must be submitted in writing (using the NEAFCS Refund Request Online Form) as per the following guidelines:

To receive a full refund less a $50 cancellation fee, the written request must be postmarked and/or received by the National Office no later than the early-bird registration deadline date.

To receive a 50% refund less a $50 cancellation fee, the written request must be postmarked and/or received by the National Office no later than the Advanced Registration deadline date.

There will be no refund of registration fees after the Advanced Registration deadline date.

Exception: Registrations canceled for reasons of health emergencies or other unforeseen circumstances, must be requested in writing (using the NEAFCS Refund Request Online Form). Any amount of refund is at the discretion of the Executive Board. If the Board grants the request, the approved amount will be refunded minus a $50 processing fee.

All cancellation/refund requests must be received in writing (using the NEAFCS Refund Request Online Form) no later than 30 days post Annual Session start date. Requests after this date will not be granted.

NEAFCS will allow substitutions at no additional cost up until 30 days out of the start of the NEAFCS Annual Session. All substitution requests must be submitted in written form (includes email messages) to the National Office. Any substitution requests after this date will be reviewed by the National Office on a one-off basis.

Pre-conference, including Post-conference when offered, and In-depth Session fees are transferable but not refundable (based on requirements set with each session).

All fees for tours and special activities are non-refundable.

Restricted Travel: If your organization suspends all non-essential affiliated or sponsored travel, please contact NEAFCS to request a refund for approval. 

Payment Options
You may pay your registration fees by Cash, Check, Money Order, Visa, Master Card, or American Express. Purchase orders will NOT be considered as a method of payment for the Annual Session. The online registration form allows for only one method of payment.  Therefore, if you would like to split your registration with multiple payment methods please complete your registration online and select the “Invoice Me” option at checkout. Then, mail, fax, or e-mail your Invoice (which you will receive via e-mail after you register) to the NEAFCS National Office along with a Payment Authorization Form. If you select the “Send Check” option, your spot in the in-depth sessions will NOT be guaranteed until payment is received.