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for the Blind

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AFB Leadership Conference Registration 2018

Registrant Information

Participants will receive a link to a Dropbox folder that will contain the agenda, program and handouts. The agenda and program will be available in print. If you need an alternate format (requests for braille and large print must be submitted by 3/1/18), 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 3/15/18.

Migel Medal Luncheon 12:45-2:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 7

Join us for the presentation of the highest honor in the blindness field. This sit-down meal includes an entrée, dessert, and beverage. Attendance is optional. Cost: $20. If you would like to pay in person (with cash, check, or credit card) at the conference, please contact Suzette Williams at to reserve your space.

AFB Leadership Conference Registration Fees

Conference Fees

One day: $200 (After March 5 $250)
Three days: $325 (After March 5 $375)
A two-day option is not available this year.

Please select the days you plan to attend:

Member Groups:

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
AFB 1108 Third Avenue,
Suite 200
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 10, 2018, for a full refund.

Photographic and Video Images

Participation or attendance at programs or events sponsored by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) during the AFB Leadership Conference constitutes: (a) the voluntary consent of the participant or attendee to be photographed, filmed or videotaped by AFB or its representatives and (b) permission to the reproduction and use of all such photographs, digital images, films and likenesses for publicity purposes in publications, brochures, advertisements, promotional and marketing materials and all other media venues including the World Wide Web, all without further notice or compensation to participant or attendee who hereby releases to AFB all proprietary rights and copyrights in all such photographs, digital images, films and likenesses (including negatives, positives and prints) which shall be and remain the property of AFB.