February 26 - March 1, 2017
37th Annual Conference & Exhibition
Amelia Island, FL
RFA Technical Webcast:
How to Select a Laboratory
April 19, 2017
2:00-3:00 pm EST
2017 Fall Symposium:
September 25 - 27, 2017
Sheraton Suites Country Club Plaza
Kansas City, MO
Future Conference Dates:
March 4 - 7, 2018
38th Annual Conference
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort
Huntington Beach, CA
February 17 - 20, 2019
39th Annual Conference
Marriott Tampa Waterside & Marina
37th ANNUAL CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION
Please complete the individual attendee information on the registration form and calculate the appropriate registration fees for
For RFA Members: The Conference early registration fee must be received by January 25, 2017 and is $925. The discounted rate for check payments is $895. After January 25, the rate is $1,025 discounted to $995 for check payments.
For RFA Guests: The Conference early registration fee is $825, discounted to $795 for check payments if received before
For Non-Members: The Conference registration fee is $1,125, discounted for check payments to $1,095.
Guests can purchase individual tickets to attend Tuesday evening's banquet and live auction for $200 per person.
Three weeks prior to the conference, you will receive a written confirmation and other conference information.
Cancellations made by February 10, 2017, will receive a full refund. Cancellations made after February 10th or "no shows"
NON-MEMBERS: Download PDF Registration Form (below)
RFA MEMBERS: There are three ways to register for the 2017 RFA Annual Conference:
1. Register for the RFA Conference online!
2. Download a 2017 Conference Registration Form and email it to the RFA Office at email@example.com if paying
3. Download a 2017 Conference Registration Form and mail the form with your check to:
The Ritz-Carlton Resort, Amelia Island is the RFA’s host hotel. All conference sessions and events will be held at the Ritz-Carlton Resort.
Please note: the RFA does NOT use third parties for reservations - please do not give your information to anyone who calls you!
To learn more about the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island Resort, click here.
You can also make arrangements for transportation from the airport through Dana's Limousine & Transportation Service, choosing from private sedans, SUVs and mini coaches. Advance reservations can be made by calling 800-456-5466. You can visit their website at www.danaslimo.com
Those attending the Technical Committee Meeting and Lunch but wish to golf can join the tournament for 9 holes, with a tee time of 2:30 pm. The cost is $140, and club rental will be available at the course for $35.
This year's Exhibit Hall will be open on Monday, February 27, 2017, from 3:30-6:30 p.m., with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres being served. It will take place onsite a the Ritz-Carlton Resort. Click here for the Exhibit Brochure & Application. For additional questions, please contact the RFA office at (678) 426-8175.
There are a number of Sponsorship Opportunities available during the RFA's 37th Annual Conference & Exhibition. You can gain exposure for your company by sponsoring social events, educational sessions, networking events, promotional items or golf tournament activities. Click here for a list of opportunities. For additional questions, please contact the RFA office at (678) 426-8175.