2017 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Midyear Meeting

Charlotte, NC


 Start Date - End Date

January 27, 2017 - January 28, 2017

Early Bird Discount Deadline

Monday, December 26, 2016

Registration Deadline

Wednesday, January 11, 2017



Registration Information

(Required) Includes name badge (required for admittance to meeting events), meeting program, attendance list and the Friday evening reception.

FARS Member
(includes students)
Registration Fee - on or before December 26, 2016
Late Registration Fee - after December 26, 2016
$190
$215
     
Non-FARS Member
(includes students)
Registration Fee - on or before December 26, 2016
Late Registration Fee - after December 26, 2016
   
 
$225
$250
Friday, January 27, 2017, 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Research Methods Workshop, includes continental breakfast
(space is limited, preregistration required)
 
     
FARS Member   $10
     
Non-FARS Member   $50

 

Preregistration is open until January 11, 2017 4:00 PM EDT. 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 
registration form and payment to: American Accounting Association, 9009 Town Center Parkway, Lakewood Ranch, FL, 34202. 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). Cancellations received after December 26, 2016 will incur a $50 cancellation charge. No refunds will be available for cancellations after January 16, 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 Stephanie Glaser at the American Accounting Association 
stephanie@aaahq.org or (941) 556-4118 to facilitate identification and accommodation of these needs by the Association.

Registration Fees

Price Description Amount

Available Functions

Meeting Registrant Options
  Registrant's ticket for Friday lunch, $10 - not included with registration fee Registrant's ticket for Friday lunch, $10 - not included with registration fee
$10.00
 
  Registrant's ticket for Saturday lunch, $10 - not included with registration fee Registrant's ticket for Saturday lunch, $10 - not included with registration fee
$10.00
 
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
$40.00
 
  Guest ticket for Friday Reception Guest ticket for Friday Reception
$45.00
 
  Guest ticket for Saturday Lunch Guest ticket for Saturday Lunch
$40.00
 
  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.
 
Workshops
  Research Methods Workshop, FARS member rate Research Methods Workshop, FARS member rate
$10.00
 
  Research Methods Workshop, Non-FARS member rate Research Methods Workshop, Non-FARS member rate
$50.00
 

Speakers

Sponsors

Hotel Information

The Westin Charlotte
601 S. College St.
Charlotte, NC 28202
704-375-2600

Room Rate: $189.00
This charge is in addition to the registration fee, and is paid directly to the hotel by the attendee upon checkout.

The Westin Charlotte
601 South College Street
Charlotte, NC 2822
(704) 375-2600

Reservations by telephone:
Toll Free: 1-866-837-4148
Direct: 1-704-375-2600
Fax: 1-375-2623
Reference:  AAA 2017 FARS Meeting
Reservation Deadline: December 26, 2016
Reservation Link: 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 basic 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: Charlotte-Douglas International Airport - CTL
Distance: 7 miles to Hotel 
Estimated Taxi Fare: $25 (USD) one way
Additional transportation information and directions can be found on the 
hotel website.