Registration Information

Registration provides access to all conference functions, educational sessions, commercial and educational exhibits, the Wednesday General Session, CPRS Welcome Reception, Expo Grand Opening Lunch Wednesday, Expo Lunch Thursday, and Closing Session on Friday.

Click here to register online until February 17, 2018
Click here to download registration form



Registration Deadlines

Pre-registration form, verification of membership and payment must be postmarked by January 26, 2018. Confirmations and tickets will be mailed by February 28, 2018. Late registration due before February 17, 2018.

Onsite Registration: After a postmark date of February 17, 2018, no registrations will be taken in the CPRS office; you must register onsite, increased fees may apply.



Conference Registration Fees:

By January 26, 2018

Full Registration (excluding intensive and some special events)
CPRS Member - $475
Non-member - $625

CPRS Student Member - $100

Active Retiree Member - $115

After January 26, 2018

Full Registration (excluding intensive and some special events)
CPRS Member - $525
Non-member - $695

CPRS Student Member - $125

Active Retiree Member - $125


Daily registration fees available:

Daily registration fees are available.

By January 26, 2018

Wednesday & Thursday each
CPRS Member - $250
Non-member - $355

CPRS Member - $125
Non-member - $175

After January 26, 2018

Wednesday & Thursday each
CPRS Members - $280
Nonmember - $385

CPRS Members - $145
Nonmember - $195



Can’t Attend?

Registration may be transferred to another representative from your agency at no charge until January 26, 2018. Fee difference will be assessed if necessary due to membership status. A $50 administrative fee will be charged when a request is received after January 26, 2018.



To Request a Refund

A refund request must be received in the CPRS office no later than January 26, 2018. A $50 fee will be assessed on all conference registration refunds received by that date. Refund requests received between January 26 and February 17, 2018, will be assessed 50% of the registration fee paid. Your conference badge and tickets must be returned with your written refund request. No refunds will be granted after February 17, 2018.



Registration Hours/Location:

Long Beach Convention Center Lobby

Tuesday, March 13
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, March 14
7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 15
7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Friday, March 16
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Pre-registered attendees may pick up their conference program at the Long Beach Convention Center during registration hours at Bag & Program Pickup.



Located in the Registration Area:

  • Information Central
  • Ticket Sales
  • Exhibitor Registration 
  • Onsite Registration
  • CEU Counter 
  • Will Call
  • Bag & Program Pickup



Wear Your Badge

Your conference badge serves as your admission to the exhibit hall, Wednesday general session and all Wednesday-Friday educational sessions. It may be required for other conference events. If you lose your badge, you can replace it in the Registration Area with appropriate identification and a $20 replacement fee. Please note: meal tickets cannot be replaced.