Registration for SEJ's 22nd Annual Conference

 

 

 

Registration instructions:
Please read carefully
before you register!

 

 

Agenda Registration Lodging/Transportation Exhibits/Receptions Environmental News About Lubbock

 

Congratulations to SEJ member Justin Gerdes, an independent journalist from Concord, California, who won the raffle of a free room at the Overton Hotel in Lubbock. Thanks, Justin, for being one of the members who registered for the Lubbock conference by July 4th!

Registration is now closed. Walk-ins are welcome in Lubbock, although some events and tours may be full.

Download the conference brochure (PDF/3.53 MB), which includes pricing for tours and all ticketed events.

Questions about registration? Call Robin Smith at (800) 878-5131 (US) or (517) 485-2309 or EMAIL ROBIN.
 

WHAT YOU SHOULD ALSO KNOW:

Secure online payment is part of your online form. Be sure to use your exact billing address or the
payment will not go through.
 
Registration can be confirmed only when payment is received.
 
Cancellation Policy: If you cancel your registration in writing by September 17, 2012, you will receive a
full refund less a $50 processing fee. Non-attendance does not constitute cancellation. Substitutions
may be made. Email, mail or fax your request for cancellation to Convention Management Services, Inc.
 
Registration covers: Wednesday opening reception, Friday and Saturday continental breakfasts and
lunches, breakout and plenary sessions. There are extra fees for the Wednesday workshop ($60), Thursday
tours (range from $35-$40), Friday night dinner and movie ($25), Saturday reception ($25) and Sunday
brunch ($25). These minimal charges help defray catering and transportation costs. Post-conference
tours carry a more substantial charge and cover most of your costs from Sunday afternoon to Thurs. See
each tour for details.
 
Questions? Call (800) 878-5131 (US) or (517) 485-2309 and ask for SEJ conference registration.
 
 

 

Member Registration

NOT A MEMBER? CLICK HERE

SEJ Members:

Online registration for members is closed. You can download and fax the registration form until 5:00 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, October 16th. Walk-ins in Lubbock are welcome, although  tours and catered events may be full.

We know how expensive it is to attend conferences — and we know how valuable they are to you — so we've kept member rates as low as possible. Other ways to save at the conference are roommate matching and/or carpooling (members only; you'll need your log-in info).

Important instructions for registering as a member of SEJ
 
Member rates apply to SEJ members only. SEJ membership is restricted to journalists, professors
and students. First, read SEJ’s eligibility criteria. If you believe you're eligible, apply
online
. SEJ's membership screening committee will make every effort to screen your application
quickly. However, membership applications submitted after Sept. 17, 2012, may not be processed
in time for the conference.
 
Membership applicants: do not include your new member fees with conference registration. You
must apply as directed above.
 
Current members only: You may include your dues payment of $70 (students, $40, Canadian
members, $70; Mexican members, $35) with your registration fee. You must already be a member
of SEJ to renew with conference registration.
 

 

MEMBER CONFERENCE RATES

 
On or by 8/15/12           $195
8/16/12 or later              $240
 
Single day
On or by 8/15/12         $110
8/16/12 or later            $120

 

STUDENT CONFERENCE RATES:

$80
(Membership is not needed for student rate. However, students may
be eligible for membership. See above for information on joining SEJ.)

 


EXHIBITORS: Contact Chris Rigel for Exhibitor Discount Rates 

 

 SEJournal Subscribers and Colleagues:

 

Online registration for non-members and SEJournal subscribers is closed. You can download and fax the registration form until 5:00 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, October 16th.

Walk-ins in Lubbock are welcome; however some events will be full.

NOT A MEMBER OF SEJ? YOU CAN STILL SAVE MONEY.

Subscriptions to SEJ’s quarterly newsletter, SEJournal, include conference fee
discounts for up to three people per professional subscription. Note: each person must register, making reference to the subscriber name; the subscriber would not list these as guests.

 
Subscription Rates:
• Corporate: $200 (saves 10% off non-member registration fees for up to three people)
• Government: $80 (saves 30% off non-member registration fees for up to three people)
• Nonprofit: $75 (saves 30% off non-member registration fees for up to three people)
• University: $55 (saves 50% off non-member registration fees for up to three people)
• Small nonprofit: $50 (saves 50% off non-member registration fees for up to three people)
• Individual: $45 (saves 50% off non-member registration fees for the individual subscriber)
 
To take advantage of subscriber discounts, subscribe today by including your subscription fee with
your conference payment. Please contact SEJ at sej@sej.org or (215) 884-8174 if you are unsure
about your category.
 
 

SUBSCRIBER CONFERENCE RATES

Individual, University, Small Nonprofit Subscribers

(annual budget of $1,000,000 or less)
On or by 8/15/12         $510
8/16/12 or later            $560
 
Single Day
On or by 8/15/12         $210
8/16/12 or later            $235
 

Nonprofit/Government Subscribers

On or by 8/15/12         $710
8/16/12 or later            $780
 
Single Day
On or by 8/15/12         $290
8/16/12 or later            $325
 

Corporate Subscribers

On or by 8/15/12            $910
8/16/12 or later            $1,000
 
Single Day
On or by 8/15/12         $370
8/16/12 or later            $415
 

 

 NON-MEMBER NON-SUBSCRIBER CONFERENCE RATES

 
On or by 8/15/12         $1,050
8/16/12 or later            $1,150
 
Single Day
On or by 8/15/12         $450
8/16/12 or later            $550