2016 Joint Midyear Meeting of the AIS and SET Sections

Houston, TX


 Start Date - End Date

January 21, 2016 - January 23, 2016

Early Bird Discount Deadline

Monday, December 28, 2015

Registration Deadline

Thursday, January 14, 2016



REGISTRATION FEE (required) includes name badge (required for admittance to meeting events), meeting program and attendance list, Friday and Saturday continental breakfasts, and Friday and Saturday lunches.

 REGISTRATION FEE (required) includes name badge (required for admittance to meeting events), meeting program and attendance list, Friday and Saturday continental breakfasts, and Friday and Saturday lunches.
 
 AIS or SET
Section Member
Registration Fee - on or before December 19, 2016
Late Registration Fee - after December 19, 2016
$250
$275
 
 Non-AIS or Non-SET
Section Member
Registration Fee - on or before December 19, 2016
Late Registration Fee - after December 19, 2016
$280
$305
 
 AIS or SET
Section Doctoral Student Member
Registration Fee - on or before December 28, 2015 $0
 

 

 OPTIONAL EVENT - Meeting Registration Required

 
 AIS New Scholar Consortium   Thursday, January 19, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
  • Students must be an AIS or SET Section member to register for the AIS New Scholar Consortium and/or the Midyear Meeting.

    1. The registration fee is waived for AIS or SET students.  Online registration is not possible, but students can register by completing the PDF registration form and fax to 941-923-4093 or email scanned form to info@aaahq.org.

    Note:  Seating for the New Scholar Consortium is limited.  If you have registered for the Consortium, please notify us
    (email: 
    Info@aaahq.org) if you are unable to attend in order to allow another to attend in your place.

     
  • 1.   Students must be an AIS or SET Section member to register for the AIS New Scholar Consortium and/or the Midyear Meeting.
    2.   The registration fee is waived for AIS or SET students.  Online registration is not possible, but students can register by completing the
    PDF registration form and fax to 941-923-4093 or email scanned form to info@aaahq.org.

    Note:  Seating for the New Scholar Consortium is limited.  If you have registered for the Consortium, please notify us
    (email:  Info@aaahq.org) if you are unable to attend in order to allow another to attend in your place.
     
     

    Preregistration is open until January 4, 2017 4:00 PM EST. Registrations after this time will be accepted on-site at the meeting

    Preregister - Mail/Fax
    Preregistrations paid by check should be made payable to the American Accounting Association. Mail 
    PDF registration form and payment to: American Accounting Association, 5717 Bessie Drive, Sarasota, FL 34233-2399.
    Registrations paid by credit card can be faxed to 941-923-4093.

    Cancellation Policy
    All cancellations must be received in writing at the AAA in order to be processed (email
    Info@aaahq.org). Cancellation requests received after December 19, 2016 will incur a $25 cancellation charge. No refunds will be available for cancellations after January 9, 2017 or for no-shows.

    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 Peggy Turczyn at the American Accounting Association peggy@aaahq.org or (941) 556-4114 to facilitate identification and accommodation of these needs by the Association.

    Registration Fees

    Price Description Amount

    Available Functions

    Workshops
      AIS New Scholar Consortium (CPE credit Available) AIS New Scholar Consortium (CPE credit Available)
     
    Additional Tickets
      Guest ticket for Thursday reception. Guest ticket for Thursday reception.
    $25.00
     
      Guest ticket for Friday lunch. Guest ticket for Friday lunch.
    $30.00
     
      Guest ticket for Off-Site Reception Guest ticket for Off-Site Reception
    $45.00
     
      Guest ticket for Saturday lunch. Guest ticket for Saturday lunch.
    $30.00
     
    Additional Information
      Off-site Reception for Registrant, $45 Off-site Reception for Registrant, $45
    $45.00
     
      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.
     

    Speakers

    Sponsors

    Hotel Information

    Hyatt Regency Houston
    1200 Louisiana Street
    Houston, TX 77002
    713-654-1234

    Room Rate: $199.00
    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: 1-888-591-1234
    Direct: 1-713-654-1234
    Fax: 1-713-951-0934

    Reference: AAA 2016 Accounting Information Systems Section

    Reservation Deadline: December 21, 2015

    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 cut-off 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: William P. Hobby Airport - HOU 
    Distance:  9.7 miles to Hotel 
    Estimated Taxi Fare: $32 (USD) one way

    From: George Bush Intercontinental Airport - IAH 
    Distance:  21.3 miles to Hotel 
    Estimated Taxi Fare: $62 (USD) one way

    Additional transportation information and directions can be found on the hotel website.