General Conference Information



Location

IDA Austin’s 2019 conference will be held at the Austin Marriott South, 4415 South IH-35, Austin, Texas 78744. The hotel has reserved a block of rooms for conference attendees. You can contact the hotel directly if you would like to reserve a hotel room for Friday or Saturday night at 512-441-7900.

Registration Costs

Registration fee (lunch not included) On or before February 9, 2019 After February 9, 2019
IDA Member $140 $165
Non-Member $165 $190
Student $85 $100

Online registration closes February 20, 2019. On-site registration fee the day of the conference is $175/member, $200/non-member.

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To be eligible for the IDA Member registration rate, you must be a current member of The International Dyslexia Association (IDA). If you do not know your member number, you can email National IDA Membership Services at member@interdys.org to get your number.

If you are submitting a PO, contact Mary Bach at aabida.mb@gmail.com.

Lunch

Austin Marriott South is offering a Mexican buffet lunch to conference attendees for $20/person, which includes tax and tip. Attendees choosing this option will pay the hotel directly the day of the conference.

Attendees are also free to explore area restaurants located near the conference venue.

Cancellations

The cancellation and refund deadline is 11:59 PM February 9, 2019. A $25 cancellation fee will be charged for any cancellations. No refunds will be issued after the cancellation deadline. Your registration is transferable. If you must cancel or transfer your registration, please contact IDA Austin at 515-666-8190 or president.austx@dyslexiaida.org.

In the event of inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances, IDA Austin will attempt to reschedule.

Digital Program and Session Handouts

A digital program and session handouts will be available to registered attendees. Registrants will receive a confirmation email approximately one week before the conference, which will include relevant documents and links.

Sponsors and Exhibitors

IDA Austin values our sponsors and exhibitors! If you would like to be a part of our conference as a sponsor or vendor, please click here for more information.

Continuing Education

6 CEUs/CPEs available.

Certificates of Attendance will be handed out no earlier than 30 minutes before the end of the conference.

By submitting a registration form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from IDA Austin, PO Box 92604, Austin, Texas 78709. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribeTM link found at the bottom of every email.

Scholarships

IDA Austin is offering a limited number of full scholarships to individuals interested in attending the annual  conference on February 23, 2019. Applicant must be a current resident of, employed in, or registered as a student within the IDA Austin branch area.

Completed forms and all accompanying documentation must be submitted on or before January 4, 2019. Scholarship recipients will be notified of decision on or before January 10, 2019.

You can email questions to president.austx@dyslexiaIDA.org.

Click here to visit the Scholarship Application Page