Registration Options

Registration and Fees

Member Rate$699

Nonmember Rate$999


Your registration will include light snacks and beverages on Wednesday and a continental breakfast on Thursday.

Registration Eligibility

Registration fees are based on membership status (ALA member or nonmember) on the date registration and payment are received (by 11:59 p.m. Central Time); however, all member rates are contingent on the member renewing his or her full ALA 2018 membership. ALA members may register for the Finance Workshop at the member rates noted on the registration form. Nonmember registration is restricted to individuals who are not currently members of ALA but who do meet the eligibility requirements for ALA membership. Learn more about membership eligibility requirements or contact the ALA Membership Department at 847-267-1585.

Registration Policies

Photo/Video Policy

Registration (attendee and sponsor) and payment for the Conference gives consent that any pictures, video or audio recording taken during ALA and ALA-related events can be used for workshop coverage and future ALA promotional purposes. ALA is able to use your likeness without remuneration.


All cancellations require a written request and can be sent to [email protected]. Cancellation notifications via social media (e.g., posting on our Facebook page or a tweet) are not accepted. The following cancellation fees will apply:

Date Cancellation Received (East)Fee
April 23 to August 23, 2018$159
August 24, 2018 and afterNo refund
Date Cancellation Received (West)Fee
April 23 to September 24, 2018$159
September 25, 2018 and afterNo refund

Please note: No-shows and late cancellations forfeit the full registration fees.


A substitute from the registrant's organization or chapter is permitted for a $149 administrative fee. The substitute's registration fee will be adjusted if a nonmember replaces an ALA member. Please submit a written request to [email protected] for processing.