2018 Regional Global Partner Benefits


NAFSA’s Global Partners receive exclusive benefits and savings at 2018 Regional Conferences. This year, we are excited to announce that for the first time ever, all regions will be participating in the Global Partner Program! Below you will find the dates and locations of the 2018 regional conferences. Pricing will be provided in April.

Why you should consider participating at Regional Conferences as a Global Partner:

  • Exclusive discounts on exhibiting, advertising and sponsorship opportunities
  • Early access to regional conference expo floor booking and ability to book multiple regions at one time
  • Access to thousands of potential new business leads
  • Opportunities to explore new regionally-based audiences and partners
  • Focused, face-to-face networking events and exhibitor engagement
  • Cost-effective venues to meet and engage with existing customers

If you have any questions about Regional Global Partner benefits or want to discuss which regional conference would be the right fit for your organization, contact Jordan Miller at jordanm@nafsa.org or call 202-495-2598.

2018 Regional Conferences

Region Date Location Exhibit Booth Price Registration
I October 16-19, 2018 Vancouver, BC, Canada TBD Spring 2018
II October 22-26, 2018 Lincoln, NE TBD Spring 2018
III October 28-31, 2018 Little Rock, AR TBD Spring 2018
IV October 15-18,2018 Duluth, MN TBD Spring 2018
V October 17-19-2018 Schaumburg, IL TBD Spring 2018
VI November 4-6, 2018 Columbus, OH TBD Spring 2018
VII November 11-14, 2018 Memphis, TN TBD Spring 2018
VIII November 6-9, 2018 Richmond, VA TBD Spring 2018
X October 29-31, 2018 Buffalo, NY TBD Spring 2018
XI October 22-25, 2018 Portland, ME TBD Spring 2018
XII October 15-19, 2018 Reno, NV TBD Spring 2018

Refund and Cancellation Policy

  • The Global Partner Benefit Program runs from April 27, 2018, until June 15, 2018.
  • Exhibitor registration may be canceled for a full refund, less a $30 processing fee, provided written notification is received any time until six (6) weeks prior to the 2018 regional conference.
  • A 50% refund is available for exhibitor and sponsor purchases provided written notification is received between six (6) weeks and four (4) weeks prior to the conference start date.
  • No refunds will be granted within four (4) weeks of the conference start date. In the case of emergency or extenuating circumstances, special requests may be considered on a case-by-case basis by the regional leadership team following the conference.
  • Refund requests should be submitted to regions@nafsa.org