ACCI 2017 Annual Conference

April 21-23, 2017 -- Sheraton Uptown, Albuquerque, NM, USA 

Agenda

  • ACCIConference2017.Sched.com (still under construction, but usable while we upload more and more)
  • Use on computer, tablet, phone - or you may print it!
  • We encourage you to bookmark this application.
  • COMING SOON: Presenters should watch their email from Sched.com with a link that will allow you to add to your presenter profile.

Albuquerque

Attractions

  • Download PDF HERE to learn about
    • Getting Around: Trolley, Bicycle Tours, Train to Santa Fe
    • Attractions: Bio Park, Sandia Peak Tramway, Trinity Site
    • Culture: Hispanic Cultural Center, Petroglyph National Monument, Pueblo Indian Cultural Center, Turquoise Museum
    • Dining and Shopping: Old Town
  • Stores nearby (pharmacy, office supplies, etc.) COMING SOON!

Register

  • Remember to obtain your hotel reservation FIRST to qualify for the $100 discount for staying at the site hotel. You will need your reservation confirmation number when you register for the conference. Reservation information can be found below. 
  • Register here: 2017 ACCI Conference Registration
  • Terms and Conditions - The Fine Print
  • ACCI has a new address. Here is an updated W-9 for your accounts payable needs.

Airport to Hotel
Transportation

Special Rates: CLS Transportation offers special rates for our group direct to the hotel. Early-Bird Rate is $16.00 per person round trip or $12.00 one-way. Please have your flight information ready when placing your online request at www.charterluxuryservices.com/acci. You will need to call in your payment details to finalize your reservation. Please make your reservation before April 8 when the prices will go up to $21 and $17, respectively.
Know B4U Go
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Exhibiting &
Sponsoring

  • Non-profits $200, For-profits $500
  • Read more: Exhibitor / Sponsor Prospectus
  • Exhibit space, table, chair
  • Extend your organization's reach by becoming a sponsor at an additional $500. Please read more in the prospectus above
Hotel
  • To make reservations at our negotiated prices: Click HERE
  • Rate is $135 plus 13.19% tax
  • There is a $100 registration discount for staying at the site hotel
  • DO NOT use this link to make a room reservation. Use the direct link above. Learn more about the site hotel Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown, Albuquerque, NM, USA
  • General information
  • A small block of rooms at the Federal Per Diem is available. Please call Veronica Corona at 505-830-5781 to make your reservation. She is the Rooms Coordinator at the Sheraton Uptown.
  • Local - if driving in, parking is complimentary and based solely upon availability
  • Hotel has a complimentary shuttle and the hours vary and its use is based on availability. It is limited to a 2-mile radius. When on site, please check with the hotel lobby desk if you have a request. 
Presenter
Information

 
Conference Committee

  • Robin Henager-Green, Ph.D., Chair, Assistant Professor, Whitworth University
  • Karen Duncan, Board Liaison, Associate Professor, Department of Family Social Sciences, University of Manitoba
  • Holly Hunts, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Montana State University
  • Robert Mayer, Ph.D., Professor, University of Utah
  • Sherrie Rhine, Ph.D., Senior Economist, FDIC
  • Irene Leech, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Virginia Tech
  • Sheri Worthy, Ph.D., Professor, University of Georgia and 2017 CIA Editor
  • Lorna Saboe Wounded-Head, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, South Dakota State University

About ACCI

  • The mission of ACCI is to enhance consumer and family economic well-being by promoting excellence in research and educational programs.
  • Board of Directors

Goals of the Conference

  • Learning about programs and research in the wide field of consumer science,
  • Networking to learn what others are doing,
  • Motivation to become refreshed, stimulated in your own work, and to keep up the new connections made here.

Conference Objectives: At the end of the conference, participants will be able to: (1) name at least three new research projects of which they were unaware; (2) describe at least three new professional contacts; and (3) explain ACCI’s mission and vision, and identify at least one way in which you could become active in support of work in the consumer's interest.

For More Information: Contact ACCI Office, 2840 West Bay Dr #141, Belleair Bluffs, FL 33770, (727) 940-2658 x 2002,  admin@consumerinterests.org