Registration Information

How to Register

NOTE: Online registration closed at 11:59pm PST on Wednesday 01/21/2015. We will accept walk-in registrations, beginning Tuesday 01/27/2015 at 8:00am ET.

Registration Fees





*Registration Includes:

  • Continental Breakfast (Wednesday - Friday)
  • Coffee/Snack Breaks (Wednesday - Friday, morning and afternoon breaks)
  • Evening Receptions with Appetizers and Cash Bar (Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday)
  • Conference Programming
    Juried papers, juried panels, SIG presentations and more
  • Conference Program Materials and Tote Bag
  • ALISE Academy (limited to the first 75 Academy registrations)
  • WISE Pedagogy Pre-Conference Workshop (limited to the first 50 workshop registrations)

*For full-time, student, part-time/retired and international registrants. For daily, guest and interview rates, please see the descriptions under "General Information"


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Payment must accompany your registration. You may pay by check Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover or check (payable to ALISE) or money order. Payments must be in US Dollars, and free of bank charges.

Registration Center Hours

  • Tuesday, January 27: 8:00 am- 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday, January 28: 8:00 am- 6:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 29: 8:00 am- 6:00 pm
  • Friday, January 30: 8:00 am- 12:00 pm

General Information

All cancellations must be submitted in writing and e-mailed to the ALISE office at [email protected]. Cancellations received before 11:59 p.m. on January 7, 2015 are subject to a $50 fee. After January 7, 2015, ALISE will give refunds only for documented medical emergencies. Refunds will be processed within 6 weeks after the conference.

Daily Rate
Those who choose to attend the conference for just a single day will receive all coffee/snack breaks, the evening reception, and the conference programming for the day of attendance.

Guest Attendance
Members wishing to bring a guest to the evening receptions may do so for $50 each, or $150 for all three events.  Non-members can bring a guest for $100 each, or $250 for all three events. To attend all conference events, guests must register independently.

Interviews Only
ALISE recognizes that some members and guest wish to attend the ALISE conference to conduct interviews only.  For those that fit into this category, please register using the daily Conducting Interviews Only rate.  This will allow you to be present for your interviews and join the membership at our coffee breaks and evening reception for your day(s) of attendance.

All children must have badges. Complimentary badges are available at the ALISE Registration Desk.

Upon completion of registration you will receive a confirmation e-mail within minutes. Please bring your confirmation e-mail with you to the ALISE Desk for conference check-in.

Dietary Requirements
ALISE strives to address all reasonable dietary requirements of our conference attendees. Please indicate any special dietary needs during online registration. 

Special Services
If you have a legal disability or require special accommodations please indicate your needs during online registration. Please describe your needs in detail. The meeting space at the InterContinental Chicago includes many stairs. ALISE meeting rooms are accessible with advance notice. Please indicate any mobility concerns on your registration form or call the ALISE office at (206) 209-5267 with your needs. ALISE must receive your request by January 7, 2015.

For registration and meeting-related questions, please [email protected].