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APBS 2016 Registration

Register for APBS 2016

Registration for the 13th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support is now completely sold out.

We are no longer accepting volunteer applications for the 13th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support.

Registration for the 13th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support is completely sold out. Because we must abide by fire code regulation as to the number of people who can safely move about the building as well as limitations contracted with the hotel, there will be no onsite registrations accepted in San Francisco. We regret that we will be unable to make any exceptions.

Only attendees with a verified registration confirmation # will be admitted on-site.

Please note - The Association for Positive Behavior Support is very disappointed that we were not able to accommodate everyone who wanted to attend the 2016 conference. We are, however, thrilled to see how much attention the program is getting! The Association for Positive Behavior Support looks forward to seeing everyone next year in Denver at our MUCH larger venue - The Sheraton Downtown Denver, March 1-4, 2017!

Pre and Post Conference Workshops are still open!*

Registration for the Wednesday pre conference workshops and Saturday post conference workshops is still open. This includes the Special Half-day Parent Workshop. Registration can be completed by filling out the registration form and sending it to Crystal Andrezze or Ilene Page.

For attendees who have an existing conference registration and would like to add a workshop, they may do so by modifying their registration through the link provided in their registration confirmation email.

*Workshops 104 and 106 are currently full and have gone to a waitlist.

Registration and Packet Pick-Up Hours of Operation On-Site

Day Time
Wednesday, March 23rd 11:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 24th 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday, March 25th 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 26th 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

*Registration hours are subject to change

APBS 2016 Registration Fees

Registration Type Early Bird (on or before January 25) Regular (on or before February 26) On-site (after February 26)
APBS Member US $125 US $150 US $175
APBS Family Member US $50 US $50 US $50
Non-Member US $225 US $255 US $280
APBS Student Member US $40 US $50 US $50

Full Conference Registration

The registration fee for the 13th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support includes admission to all break-out sessions, the conference reception/poster session and conference materials. The registration fee does not include meals. Your registration form must be received (not postmarked) on or before the dates specified above to receive the proper rate.

APBS Student and APBS Family Registration

APBS Student Members and APBS Family Members are entitled to the same privileges as full conference registrants. Students are required to present valid identification at the time of registration if purchasing Student membership on-site.

Cancellation Policy

A service charge of US $35 will be assessed for processing refunds. All cancellations must be requested in writing (email is acceptable) and received (not postmarked) in our office by 5 p.m. on February 26th, 2016. "No Shows" will be invoiced the full registration fee. We regret that we cannot offer refunds for "No Shows"; however, substitute attendees are welcome without penalty. All requests for refund should state the registrant's name and the amount of payment.

Skill-Building Workshop Registration

(Workshops will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 23rd. On Saturday, March 26th, half-day workshops will run from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Full-day workshops on Saturday, March 26th will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)

Separate registration for Skill-Building Workshops is required. Attendees may register for Skill-Building Workshops only or can register for workshops in addition to either of the registration types listed above. The Skill-Building Workshop registration includes admission to the workshop, a copy of the Workshop notes, and a copy of the conference program.

Please note: Each Workshop requires a separate fee and ticket. Pre-registration is advised, as there will be no wait list for sold out Workshops. In addition, Workshop notes are not available for purchase. Please be sure to register for only ONE Wednesday and/or One Saturday Workshop.

All Workshops are subject to cancellation if minimum attendance numbers are not met. Registrants of cancelled Workshops will have the option of attending another Workshop or receiving a full refund of the Workshop registration fee.

For more information on workshop topics and times, please download the registration brochure.

APBS 2016 Skill Building Workshop Registration Fees

Workshops Half Day Full Day
APBS Member US $75 US $110
APBS Student Member/Family Member US $50 US $90
Non-Member US $110 US $150