The conference committee is hard at work to make sure the conference is everything you've asked for – filled with outstanding educational sessions, a robust tradeshow, multiple networking opportunities and something for everyone!
The 2018 American Beekeeping Conference & Tradeshow features:
New for ABF's 75th Anniversary: Various apparel and custom items for sale, all of which contain either the ABF logo or the 75th Anniversary logo. Take a look as you register and select the items that best fit your needs. Items can be pre-purchased and will be available for pick-up at the conference. Note: Minimal quantities will be available on-site, so please be sure to pre-order any items that you want.
2018 Registration Rates:
Members of the following organizations will receive a registration discount:
All rates are in US dollars.
|by 10/31/2017||10/31/2017 - 12/15/2017||after 12/16/17|
|Family (2 people) *
|Single Day Rate||$125.00||$155.00||$150.00||$180.00||$175.00||$205.00|
|Family Day Rate *
|Student and Educator **
||$50.00 per day|
|Auxiliary Luncheon (Thurs., Jan. 11)
|Thursday Night Social: Bowling and Dinner (Thurs., Jan. 11)
|Foundation Luncheon (Fri., Jan. 12)
|Commercial Beekeeping Breakfast/Workshop (Sat., Jan. 13)
Complimentary to Commercial Beekeepers
|ABF Banquet (Sat., Jan. 13)
* Family is defined as 2 adults and any children living in the same household.
Registration cancellations received in writing on or prior to 12/16/2017 will be refunded minus a $50.00 administrative fee. Registration cancellations received after 12/16/2017 will not be refunded.
All non-member single registrants will receive a one-year small scale membership to the American Beekeeping Federation, to be processed following the conference in late January 2018. You will be notified once your memberships have been activated.