An APS Student Volunteer talks with attendees at the APS Registration Booth

Registration Opens Soon

Check back this fall to register for the 30th APS Annual Convention.

Registration will open in the Fall.
Get on the list to make sure you’re one of the first to find out when registration opens.

General Information
All attendees at the 30th APS Annual Convention must register and pay the appropriate registration fees. Convention registration gives full access to the Annual Convention, including the Opening Session and Keynote Address, Presidential Symposium, Bring the Family Address, all educational and poster sessions, and all coffee breaks and receptions open to all attendees. The 30th APS Annual Convention will begin on Thursday, May 24, 2018, and will end on Sunday, May 27, 2018. Name badges and convention materials will be issued on site at the APS Registration Desk.

APS-STP Teaching Institute
APS-STP Teaching Institute registration gives access to the Pre-Institute workshop from 6:00PM-8:00PM on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 and the APS-STP Teaching Institute sessions on Thursday, May 24, 2018.

APS Member Discount
Current APS membership is required to be eligible for the APS Member or Student Affiliate rates. You can join or renew your membership at the same time that you register for the convention.

ADA Accessibility/Accommodations
APS is committed to ensuring that the convention is fully accessible to all persons. If you have a specific accessibility requirement, please contact the Convention Department at +1 202.293.9300 or email before May 1, 2018 and every attempt will be made to accommodate your request.

The deadline for refund requests is April 15, 2018. Refunds will be charged a $50 processing fee. No refunds will be processed after this date.

Groups Attending Convention
Please contact for information on Group Discounts.