2017 Midwest Region Meeting

Chicago, IL


 Start Date - End Date

October 26, 2017 - October 28, 2017

Early Bird Discount Deadline

Monday, September 25, 2017

Registration Deadline

Wednesday, October 11, 2017



Registration Information

Pre-registration is closed
On-site registration will be available at the Palmer House Hilton Thursday, October 26, at 12:30 PM - 7:00 PM, Friday, October 27 at 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM and Saturday, October 28 at 7:00 AM - 11:45 AM in the Foyer 6th Floor.

The registration fee includes name badge (required for admittance to meeting events), meeting program and attendance list, Thursday and Friday receptions, Friday and Saturday continental breakfasts and Friday lunch.
 
AAA Member Registration Fee
 
on or before September 25, 2017
Late Registration Fee - after September 25, 2017
 
$225
$250
 
Non-AAA Member Registration Fee
 
on or before September 25, 2017
Late Registration Fee - after September 25, 2017
 
$325
$350
 
Two-Year College Faculty Registration Fee
 
$125
 
Professionally Oriented Faculty Registration Fee
 
$125
 
Student Registration Fee
 
$80
 
Optional Tour*
 
Meeting registration required, eligible for CPE credit
The Art Institute of Chicago
Thursday, October 26, 2017, 12:45 pm – 4:30 pm
 
$50
 
Optional Pre-Conference Workshop:
 
Meeting registration required, eligible for CPE credit
Accounting IS Big Data: A How-To Workshop
Thursday, October 26, 2017, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
 
$100
 

Pre-registration is open until October 11, 2017, 11:59 PM EDT. Registrations after this time will be accepted on-site at the meeting.

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be received in writing at the AAA in order to be processed (email
Info@aaahq.org). Cancellations received after September 25, 2017 will incur a $50 cancellation charge. No refunds will be available for cancellations after October 16, 2017, or for no-shows.

Consent to Use of Photographic Images
Registration and attendance at, or participation in, an AAA sponsored event constitutes an agreement by the registrant to AAA’s use and distribution of the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in marketing and promotional pieces, written publications, videos and the association’s website for an indefinite period of time.

Americans with Disabilities Act
The American Accounting Association intends to comply fully with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Any Members planning to attend this meeting, who have special needs, as covered by the ADA, are requested to notify Jean Thompson at the American Accounting Association,
jean.thompson@aaahq.org or (941) 556-4138 to facilitate identification and accommodation of these needs by the Association.

Registration Fees

Price Description Amount

Available Functions

Workshops, Optional
  Accounting IS Big Data: A How-To Workship (CPE credit available) Accounting IS Big Data: A How-To Workship (CPE credit available)
$100.00
 
Guest Options (Meeting registrant can purchase a ticket for their guest for the following functions)
  Guest ticket for Friday Lunch Guest ticket for Friday Lunch
$35.00
 
  Guest ticket for Friday Reception Guest ticket for Friday Reception
$35.00
 
  Guest ticket for Saturday Breakfast Guest ticket for Saturday Breakfast
$30.00
 
Workshops
  The Art Institute of Chicago Tour and Presentation (CPE credit available) The Art Institute of Chicago Tour and Presentation (CPE credit available)
$50.00
 
Additional Information
  Check if this is your first time attending the Midwest Region Meeting. Check if this is your first time attending the Midwest Region Meeting.
 
  Vegetarian meal requested for registrant. Vegetarian meal requested for registrant.
 
  Vegan meal requested for registrant. Vegan meal requested for registrant.
 
  Gluten-Free meal requested for registrant. Gluten-Free meal requested for registrant.
 
  Vegetarian meal requested for guest. Vegetarian meal requested for guest.
 
  Vegan meal requested for guest. Vegan meal requested for guest.
 
  Gluten-Free meal requested for guest. Gluten-Free meal requested for guest.
 
  What is your current primary position, select one below: What is your current primary position, select one below:
 
  --Practitioner-- --Practitioner--
 
  --Full Professor-- --Full Professor--
 
  --Associate Professor-- --Associate Professor--
 
  --Assistant Professor-- --Assistant Professor--
 
  --Professor of Practice-- --Professor of Practice--
 
  --Instructor-- --Instructor--
 
  --Lecturer-- --Lecturer--
 
  --Clinical Professor-- --Clinical Professor--
 
  --Doctoral Student-- --Doctoral Student--
 
  --Master's Student-- --Master's Student--
 
  --Undergraduate Student-- --Undergraduate Student--
 
  --Other-- --Other--
 
  If you are affiliated with a college or university, please check all types of accounting programs offered at your school If you are affiliated with a college or university, please check all types of accounting programs offered at your school
 
  --Associate Degree-- --Associate Degree--
 
  --Bachelor's Degree-- --Bachelor's Degree--
 
  --Master's Degree-- --Master's Degree--
 
  --PhD-- --PhD--
 

Speakers

Sponsors

Hotel Information

The Palmer House Hilton
17 E. Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60603
312-726-7500
312-917-1707

Room Rate: $229.00
This charge is in addition to the registration fee, and is paid directly to the hotel by the attendee upon checkout.

Reservations by telephone:
Toll Free: 1-800-445-8667
Direct: 1-312-726-7500
Fax: 1-312-917-1707
Reference:  AAA 2017 MW Meeting
Reservation Deadline:  September 25, 2017
Reservation Link:  Click Here
 

A limited number of rooms have been reserved at the conference rate. PLEASE make your reservations as early as possible to take advantage of this special room rate. Note we cannot guarantee that any additional rooms will be available in the hotel once our block of rooms is sold out, even if the block is sold out before the cutoff date.


Complimentary Internet access in guest rooms, 
if booked within group block

Meeting Attendees with Limited Mobility
If you anticipate having limited mobility during your participation in the meeting, it is very important that you notify the hotel when you make your reservations, and when you check into the hotel. Should there be an emergency that would require evacuation, hotel staff need to know that you would require assistance. This includes temporary mobility issues such as injury, crutches, etc. Please request instructions directly from the hotel about how to proceed in case of an emergency.

Transportation
From: Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
Distance: 18 miles to Hotel
Estimated Taxi Fare: $35 (USD) one way

From: Chicago Midway Airport
Distance: 11 miles to Hotel
Estimated Taxi Fare: $40 (USD) one way
Additional transportation information and directions can be found on the hotel 
website