Register

Registration is now open! We look forward to seeing you in Boston. Plan now to attend.

Registration Check-In

All badges will be distributed on-site. You can pick up your badge and meeting materials from the Registration Area in the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center beginning Sunday, Aug. 6, at 7:30 a.m.

International Attendees

Please register online. If you are unable to register online please use this form. If you require special assistance as an international attendee, please contact  Katherine Boyce.

Security

All attendees will be required to present a photo ID to pick up their badge on-site. Badges are required to attend sessions, board shuttle buses and attend off-site events.

The cost is $100 to replace a badge.

Categories Early Bird by June 1  After June 1  Daily
Legislator, Legislative Staff $625 $750 $450
International $700 $900 $500
NCSL Foundation Sponsor $950 $1,150 $675
Attendee (Business, Government, University, Charitable and All Others) $1,100 $1,375 $800
Guest $125 $125 n/a
Youth Guest $75 $75 n/a
Continuing Legal Education (CLE)
(must be paid with registration)
$199 | State Legislators, Legislative
Staff & Foundation
$299 | Other Attendees

Register online The easiest and fastest way. 

If you are unable to register online, please complete the registration form and return via fax (303-856-2554) or mail (NCSL Registration, 7700 East First Place, Denver, CO 80230).

Payment can be made with cash (on-site), a personal or business check, money order or credit card (American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa). 

For questions regarding registration, contact registration@ncsl.org or call 303-364-7810.

The Legislative Summit is the best value you'll find. Your registration includes:

Main Registrant:

  • Admission to all sessions.

  • Admission to the exhibit hall.

  • Exhibit hall luncheon.

  • Two social events.

Spouse/Youth Guest Registrant:

  • Admission to the exhibit hall.

  • Exhibit hall luncheon.

  • Two social events.

NCSL Registration Policies 2017

Online meeting registration generally requires payment by credit card. However, legislators and legislative staff may register online without a credit card guarantee, since in most cases, NCSL can bill your state.

Credit card payment is required for CLE credits, tours, social activities and guest registration fees. Guest Registration is meant to accommodate spouses and immediate family members. Attendees from the same organization must register independently. No exceptions will be made. Spouse/guest designation will be clearly visible on name badge and not permitted to attend sessions.

Registration Substitution Policy: A $25 fee, plus any difference in registration rates, will be charged for all substitutions received by midnight on July 24th, 2017. After July 24th, substitutions are prohibited. To make a substitution: (a) submit a written notice of cancellation requesting payment transfer and (b) submit a new registration form.

Registration Cancellation & Refund Policy: All cancellations must be in writing and can be emailed to registration@ncsl.org or faxed to (303) 856-2554. 

  NCSL Members (State legislators, state legislative staff, and NCSL international affiliates): A $50 fee will be charged for cancellations.  Full conference registration fee, minus the cancellation fee, will be refunded if received in writing by midnight on August 5, 2017. PLEASE NOTE: Cancellations received after August 5, 2017 as well as no-shows will be charged full registration.

All others (this includes international legislators & international legislative staff who are not NCSL affiliates): A $100 fee will be charged for cancellations.  Full conference registration fee, minus the cancellation fee, will be refunded if received in writing by midnight on July 24, 2017. PLEASE NOTE: Cancellations received after July 24, 2017 as well as no-shows will be charged full registration. Guest and Youth registrations fees will be refunded in full if received by midnight August 5, 2017.