Conferences

AVRT YEARLY CONFERENCE

Be sure to save the date and start making plans for the annual AVRT Conference that will be held at the Premier Best Western in Harrisburg, PA on November 9-10-11, 2020.

AVRT Professional Development Conference

Professional Development Training Conference – AVRT 2020

Conference Dates: November 9-10-11, 2020

Premier Best Western (The Central Hotel and Conference Center )

15 miles away from: Hershey, PA

Last day to book: “Coming Soon”

Conference Agenda coming soon

 

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Transition from School to Work

 Image of people holding up computers and cell phones.

 

Technology

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Exercise & Wellness

The price for this year’s conference is listed below.  Questions? Please do not hesitate to Contact Us.

AVRT Members Early Bird Registration before 10/30/19 $160.00
Non-AVRT Members Early Bird Registration before 10/30/19 $175.00
AVRT Members Registration after 10/30/19 $175.00
Non-AVRT Members Registration after 10/30/19 $190.00
Speaker Registration (Must be submitted before 10/30/19) $150.00
One Day Registration $100.00
One Day Student Registration* $100.00
Full Student Registration* $125.00
Retired, no longer working in Vision Rehab $125.00
Additional Guest Banquet Meals: $30.00 Each
Optional:  Donation to Scholarship Fund   (You will have an opportunity to donate to our scholarship fund as well.)

*Student registration must include letter signed by University Supervisor.

PLEASE NOTE: Registration will include lunch buffet on Thursday, plated lunch for our awards banquet on Friday, and breakfast on Saturday. IF YOU ARE BRINGING A GUEST TO THE BANQUET, THEY MUST PAY IN ADVANCE FOR THEIR MEAL AT THE RATE LISTED ABOVE.

REGISTER ONLINE FOR THE CONFERENCE

 

Manually Download the Conference Registration Form Here

* If you decide to register for the conference manually, please makes checks payable to: AVRT and send your payment and the form to the address below:
Ms.Susan Dalton
AVRT
PO Box 676
Marengo, IL 60152


Papers Information

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Call for Papers form may be mailed, faxed, or submitted via e-mail attachment as a Word document. Call for Papers is due by Friday, May 10th, 2019.  Should you require additional information, kindly contact:

Jane Thompson
American Printing house for the Blind
1839 Frankfort Ave.
Louisville, KY  40206
(502) 899-2370
E-Mail: jthompson@aph.org

Call For Papers – Download Form Here

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