2017 Conference "Outreach Services - Bridging the Gap"​​

The 2017 Conference will be held in Pittsburgh, PA on October 25-27, 2017 at the DoubleTree by Hilton (Pittsburgh - Green Tree), Pittsburgh, PA.  

         Preliminary Conference Presentation List   (Downloadable PDF file - Posted on 7/31)
        Tentative Schedule at a glance (Downloadable PFD file - Posted on 8/6/17)

2017 Conference Registration Details:    Registration Link 

Conference Pricing:
Early Bird Registration until August 31 at 11:55 pm
  Early Bird Member              $250
  Early Bird Non-Member     $350
ABOS Membership is $49/year. Register for Membership at
Contact Linda at if you are unsure of your membership status.

Registration Rates until September 29 at 5:00 pm
  Regular Member                  $300
  Regular Non-Member         $400
  Single Day (10/25)                $200
  Single Day (10/26)                $200
  Presenter                               $150
  Bookmobile Driver bringing bookmobile  $150  (limit 2 per institution)

Special Events:
Keynote Luncheon Speaker: Florri Ladov
Wednesday October 25                   $30
Reading is Fundamental (RIF) Executive Director, Florri Ladov.
Please note that this is not a boxed lunch!

Closing Ceremony Luncheon
Friday October 27                             $20
City of Asylum Exiled Writers.
Please note that this is not a boxed lunch!

NEW THIS YEAR:  You can preorder ABOS unisex T-shirts for just $10 each when you register.

Hotel Info:
Visit this link to reserve your room.

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