Below is registration information from 2017. 2018 rates will be confirmed and announced in mid-April.
|AZA Individual Members||An individual’s registration fee is determined by membership status at the time of registration. Employees at an AZA-accredited zoo or aquarium or related facility must be an individual member of AZA in order to receive the member rate.
If you are interested in becoming an Individual Member of AZA, please contact AZA Membership Services.
|Non-Members||Non-member registration is only open to individuals employed by a zoo, aquarium, non-profit organization, or government agency. Non-member registration is not open to individuals employed by a non-member commercial entity (a company that provides products or services to zoos and aquariums, including consultants). Consultants or individuals representing a commercial entity that is not a current Commercial Member, Conservation Partner, or Exhibitor, are NOT eligible to attend the conference.|
|Guest/Spouse||Spouses or guests of individual member registered attendees who are not members of AZA may attend the full conference at the member rate, but MUST NOT be employed by a zoo or aquarium, or work within the industry in any capacity.|
|Commercial Members||Commercial Members are eligible to register up to 8 representatives from their company, at the member rate. All Commercial Members must be in good standing and dues paid through 2018 in order to attend the conference.
If you are interested in becoming an AZA Commercial Member, Exhibitor, or Sponsor, please contact Gina Velosky.
Solicitation of Attendees and Exhibitors by non-exhibitors is prohibited and individuals will be subject to expulsion.
|Conservation Partners||Conservation Partners are eligible to register up to 3 representatives from their organization, at the member rate. Additional representatives beyond 3 should register at the Non-Member rate. All Conservation Partners must be in good standing and dues paid through 2017 in order to register at the member rate.
If you are interested in becoming a Conservation Partner, please contact AZA Membership Services.
|Student Members||Only open to AZA Student Members who are not currently employed full-time. A Non-Member Student discount is not available.
For more information about the Student membership category, contact AZA Membership Services.
NOTE: No one under the age of 18 is permitted to register and attend the conference sessions, meetings, or social events, unless they are accompanied by a parent or guardian throughout the entire conference. That parent or guardian must be a registered attendee and over the age of 18.
|Federal Government Employees||Full-time employees of federal government agencies (USDA, NOAA, USFWS, etc.) are eligible for a 50% discount off published registration rates. Discount is not available to employees of government-run zoos and aquariums. Please contact AZA to receive a discount code to use when registering. Discount does not apply to event tickets, tours, or carbon offsetting.|
Full Registrations include a ticket to the Icebreaker, Honors and Awards Lunch, and Zoo Day.
|Early Bird Rate||Regular Rate|
|Individual Member, Commercial Member, or Conservation Partner||$525||$650|
|Guest/Spouse of Registered Individual Member||$525||$650|
Daily Registrations DO NOT include tickets to Icebreaker, Honors & Awards Lunch, or Zoo Day.
|Early Bird Rate||Regular Rate|
|Individual Member, Commercial Member, or Conservation Partner|
|Saturday, September 9||$130||$230|
|Sunday, September 10||$130||$230|
|Monday, September 11||$190||$290|
|Tuesday, September 12||$190||$290|
|Wednesday, September 13||$130||$230|
|Saturday, September 9||$65||$115|
|Sunday, September 10||$65||$115|
|Monday, September 11||$95||$145|
|Tuesday, September 12||$95||$145|
|Wednesday, September 13||$65||$115|
|Saturday, September 9||$230||$330|
|Sunday, September 10||$230||$330|
|Monday, September 11||$290||$390|
|Tuesday, September 12||$290||$390|
|Wednesday, September 13||$230||$330|
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