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AFB Leadership Conference Registration 2016

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Registrant Information


Participants will receive a flash drive that will contain the agenda, program, and handouts. The agenda and program will also be available in print. If you need an alternate format (requests for braille and large print must be submitted by 2/1/16), please select one preference below: 
Please tell us about your accessibility needs and we'll do our best to accommodate you. Interpreter requests must be made by 2/15/16. 


Access Awards, 95th Anniversary/Carl Augusto Retirement Celebration, Migel Luncheon

There is no charge for the following events, but you must indicate your attendance..  
The Access Awards will take place from 4:30-6 p.m. on Friday, March 4.  
The 95th Anniversary/Carl Augusto Retirement Reception will take place from 8-10 p.m. on Friday, March 4.  
The Migel Luncheon will take place from 12-2 p.m. on Saturday, March 5.  

Light hors d'oeuvres and drinks will be served during the Access Awards Reception and 95th Anniversary/Carl Augusto Retirement Celebration. A lunch will be served during the Migel Awards event.

AFB Leadership Conference Registration Fees

Conference Fees 
One day: $150 (After February 12 $175) 
Two days: $225 (After February 12 $260) 
Three days: $275 (After February 12 $325) 
Please select the days you plan to attend: 

Special Offering: Cerebral/Cortical Visual Impairment: A National Conversation.
Sponsored by AFB and the American Printing House for the Blind. Attendance is limited and will be first-come, first-served. You must sign up to attend the conference on Thursday to attend this event.
Cost: $15 for lunch plus $150 for the Thursday conference rate.

Payment by Purchase Order or Check

Checks: Please make checks payable to the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB Leadership Conference). 

Purchase Orders: State agencies may use a purchase order if necessary. 

If you have chosen to pay by check or purchase order, please print out this page and mail it in with your payment. We will send a confirmation e-mail once the payment process is complete.

You may combine multiple participants onto one check or purchase order, but please print out a separate registration form for each person. We will send an invoice for those sending purchase orders.


Please mail to:
Patsy Carvache
1000 Fifth Avenue,
Suite 350
Huntington, WV 25701

If you have any questions, contact Kevin Dougherty by e-mail at 
If you have selected to pay by purchase order or check, please skip the credit card section below, and go right to the Continue button. 

If Paying by Credit Card, Please Provide the Information Requested Below

The verification number is a 3-digit number printed on the back of your card. The American Express verification number is a 4-digit number printed on the front of your card. 

You will have a chance on the next page to confirm your purchase. You must hit "continue" in order to complete your registration. After your registration is complete, you will receive an e-mail from AFB, which will serve as your receipt. If you have any concerns, or if you do not receive the e-mailed receipt, please contact Kevin Dougherty by e-mail at 

* Cancellation Policy: In the event that you need to cancel your registration, you must cancel by February 12, 2016, for a full refund.  

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