Frequently Asked Questions about the Annual International ACCT Conference and Exposition

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When is the 2021 Conference?

The 31st Annual International ACCT and Exposition will be held on January 19th – 29th Virtually.

Where is the ACCT Conference held?

The 31st Annual International ACCT Conference and Exposition will be hosted Virtually.

What is included in my general conference attendee fee?

The attendance fee grants admittance to the Exhibit Hall Monday – Friday, Admittance to the Annual General Meeting, access (first come first serve) to over a plethora of workshop sessions over the course of a week, Open Forum Lunch Discussions, Evening Networking Events, ACCT Awards Ceremony as well as entry to the Annual General Meeting. The Certifications, Trainings, and Pre-cons do require an additional registration as they are not included in the general conference admittance fee. All virtual conference content will be available for a year from when we launch the virtual attendee hub.

What is the cancellation policy?

Cancellations must be submitted in writing by email to melissa@acctinfo.org. All cancellations received by ACCT on or before January 11, 2021, are entitled to a refund, minus a $150.00 processing fee. Cancelling a paid registration in order to accept a complimentary or discounted registration is only allowed on or before January 11, 2021, and will be subject to the $150.00 processing fee. No refunds or credits will be given to registrants who cancel after January 11, 2021, or who fail to attend the Conference – absolutely no exceptions will be made for any reason, including illness, medical, family emergencies, or weather conditions. Substitutions for paid registrants may be made at any time. However, written notice is required, and for complete accuracy, must include all pertinent changes for the substituting attendee. Should a full refund for the registration fee be required to the original attendee’s credit card, then all required credit card information for substituting attendee must be provided in order for the new transaction to be processed at the same time. No payment changes will be accepted at a later date. Service Crew applicants please see application form for waivers and exceptions. Any exceptions to this policy must be approved by the ACCT Events Director and Executive Director.

Are scholarships available?

A limited number of scholarships are available on a first come, first serve basis.  These scholarships cover full registration fees only.  Scholarships do not cover lodging or travel. All applications and reference letters must be sent to ACCT Events Director, Melissa Webb by no later than November 13th, 2020. Persons that have previously received a scholarship are not eligible. 

To apply, complete the Application for 2021.

What are the conference locations for future years?


Virtual Conference Dates:  1/19 – 1/29/21
Cleveland, OH
Host Hotel:  Hilton Cleveland Downtown
Conference Dates:  2/10 -2/13/22
Portland, OR
Host Hotel:  Hyatt Regency Portland at the Oregon Convention Center
Conference Dates:  2/9 -2/12/23